The Talon’s NFL Power Rankings

By Jake Noddell and Alex Lefkowitz (NFL Analysts) Power Rankings   Philadelphia Eagles (5-1)   The Eagles boast the 3rd best offense averaging 383 yards per game and 27.5 points per game. Second year quarterback Carson Wentz is having an outstanding sophomore campaign, already with 13 touchdowns and a passer rating of 99.6. Their defense may become a liability later on in the season, however.

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SHS Cracks Down on Academic Integrity

By Tarini Venkat This summer, Dr. Libano sent out an email to all parents and students at Sharon High School, with an attachment that included various ways the school would reinforce the importance of academic integrity, including using phones trays, using case scenarios, establishing an honor code, and spending $7,000 to pilot an anti-plagiarism program called Turnitin, which has been used by many colleges and even at the high school level.  See the letter here.

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Boys Cross Country Running Past Competition

By Alex Starovoytov (Cross Country Correspondent) Off to a promising, 4-1 start to the season, the Boys Cross Country team is looking to finish strong in the division championships and potentially attend the all-state meet as a team for the first time in over a decade. With the aid of ambitious, new prospects and returning veterans, the team has already established itself as one to fear in the Hockomock league. The hours of determined work ethic, mental perseverance, and challenging workouts have begun to pay off as the victories begin to roll in. The head coach and players were glad to weigh in on their success. “I would say that the secret is just in people bringing a positive attitude every day. I think our captains do a great job just setting a positive atmosphere. And I think it makes people show up willing to do the work, and we’ve

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