Student Spotlight: Taylor Tate

Interview by Jake Weinshank Taylor Tate is junior point guard on the East Women’s Basketball. Tate recently moved to Chapel Hill from Buford, GA. You may know her younger brother, TJ Tate, who was the…

Love blossoms while fencing

By Rachel Hainline For many people, candles, red roses, and soft music create a romantic ambiance. Yet for East’s fencing team, swords and masks seem as effective an aphrodisiac as a love potion straight out…

Swimming team changes tryouts

By Calleigh Reardon [slideshow] This year, East’s swimming and diving team has acquired new expectations, new members, and new coaches. Participation in the sport skyrocketed despite the new process for tryouts. In contrast with previous…

Young female athletes at risk

By Rachel Hainline Whether it’s salsa dancing or playing football, we’re encouraged to exercise, exercise, exercise. And while it is true that adequate exercise is an important component of a healthy lifestyle, for some female…