On Valentine’s Day, 17 people at Stoneman Douglas High School tragically lost their lives after a gunman opened fire with a semiautomatic AR-15 rifle. Since that sad day, students from the school have tried to change the United States for the better, entering a national debate about guns and school safety. On Wednesday, the entire student body will return for classes again. They will have something else to have pride about.
Sunday, the Stoneman Douglas High School varsity hockey team, led by 17 Stoneman Douglas students, became State Champions after defeating Jesuit 7-4. According to ESPN.com, fourth-seeded Stoneman Douglas upset top-seeded East Lake 3-1 Sunday morning before beating Jesuit later in the day.