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Peyton Manning diagnosed with torn planter fascia

Hannah Irelan, staff writer

November 22, 2015


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On Nov. 15, just one day after breaking the all time passing yardage record set by Brett Favre, Manning was benched for throwing three interceptions. Unfortunately, Broncos quarterback, Peyton Manning, has hit another bump in his pursuit for another Super Bowl championship.   Manning announced his al...

3 personal bests set at cross country sectional

October 23, 2015


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Three runners competed for DCHS in the 2015 IHSAA Cross Country Sectional 5K race.  Junior Blake Ragan ran a personal best with a time of 18 minutes, 6 seconds. Freshman Skyler Lyons ran a personal best time of 22 minutes, 38 seconds; and freshman Chelsea Zaldivar ran a personal best at 26 minutes, 47 s...

The ultimate soccer mom

Ariel Wolfe, staff writer

October 2, 2015


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  Much too often we forget to appreciate who we have in our lives. We rarely take the time to step back and acknowledge what people do for us. We are aware of what others have done and we are glad they did it, but do we really take the time to thank those people?   She has decorated our lockers. She has m...

U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team takes this season by storm

Ariel Wolfe, staff writer

August 25, 2015


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On July 5, 2015, the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team (USWNT) made history once again as they won their third World Cup. The USWNT defeated Japan 5-2. Carli Lloyd accomplished a hat-trick, scoring three goals. Two of those goals were scored within the first five minutes of the game and then amazi...

Rainey (Alting) Jones named girls’ varsity coach

Elliott Atkinson, sportswriter

July 13, 2015


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Delphi Athletic Director Kevin Sims said in his opening statement at the May 12 press conference that he was looking for an “Oracle” to fill the head coaching void at varsity girls basketball. That’s exactly what the program got in Delphi legend, Rainey (Alting) Jones. Jones takes over a very...

Spring sports preview

Elliott Atkinson & Kain Myer, sports writers

April 13, 2015


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Boys' Baseball: Ranked 13th in the class 2A poll, the Oracle baseball team looks to bounce back from last year's semi-final sectional loss to conference opponent, Central Catholic. Delphi, led by head coach Kerry Yoder, returns seven starters from a year ago and looks to capitalize this season with...

Mote qualifies for state

Mote qualifies for state

Kain Myer, sports writer

February 26, 2015


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After cruising his way through both sectionals and regionals, Delphi junior wrestler Hunter Mote placed second in this year’s IHSAA semi-state. His final round loss came in the form a tough senior wrestler from Penn High School. Despite the loss, Mote still was able to clinch his spot in advancing...

Boys’ sectional draw announced

Kain Myer, sports writer

February 26, 2015


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The 2014-2015 Delphi boys' basketball regular season is coming to an end, and the IHSAA committee just released the sectional matchups for this year's postseason. Luckily for the Oracles, the sectional will be held at Delphi where they will take on North Judson on Tuesday March 3. The winner of this...

Cubs fans looking forward to 2015 season

Elliott Atkinson, Editor

February 24, 2015


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“This is our year.” As a Cub fan, I and all the other faithful hear ourselves saying these words every year about this time in the calendar. Spring Training officially commenced Feb. 19,  and some experts are predicting that this actually might be the year the Cubbies pull through to the World ...

Senior Spotlight – Kolt Kinsler

Kain Myer, sports writer

February 18, 2015


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For Delphi senior Kolt Kinsler, athletics have always been an important aspect of his educational career. Throughout his time at Delphi Community High School, Kolt has been a member of the cross country, soccer, swimming and diving, and track and field teams. Many student athletes will often tell you...

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