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Longhorns look to build off of success

Longhorns look to build off of success

John Watson, Editor in Chief

October 9, 2013

The Longhorns made the 2013 homecoming game a night to remember with a 30-14 win over the Rockwood Summit Falcons. The win marks the end of a 23 game drought that began in 2011. “This win is fantastic. Everybody has been waiting for so long and it just feels great to deliver,” senior Calvin Gorczyca...

Week of Sept. 23 in review

Week of Sept. 23 in review

Austin Oakes, Staff Writer

October 7, 2013

The varsity field hockey girls won in overtime against rival team Parkway South on Sept. 25 in an overtime shootout, with a score of 3-2, and also beat Rosati-Kain in overtime on Sept. 24. "We had some trouble in the beginning of both games, but we stayed strong and fought until the end.  We ended...

JV Girls Volleyball takes third in homecoming tournament

JV Girls Volleyball takes third in homecoming tournament

Lily Briscoe, Staff Writer

October 3, 2013

Homecoming day is filled with a list of things to do to prepare for the dance, but imagine having to play in an all day volleyball tournament. The JV girls volleyball team went 2-2 on Saturday, Sept. 28 earning them a third place victory. “There was some stiff competition like there always is. It...

Rumor or fact: will the Powder Puff game go on?

Rumor or fact: will the Powder Puff game go on?

Mary Galkowski, Staff Writer

September 27, 2013

With a score of 18-18, the junior vs. senior girl’s annual Powder Puff game ended with the first tie in the school’s history. “Every year traditionally the seniors have won, and this year it was an intriguing game that ended with the juniors winning for a change, which was very exciting,”...

200 miles to a float trip

200 miles to a float trip

Jacob Cupps, Staff Writer

September 27, 2013

Canoeing down the Meramec River, members of Boys Cross Country team took a trip to Meramec State Park in Sullivan, MO on Saturday, Sept. 21. “This year was a lot more enjoyable for me mostly because it’s my first time being an upperclassmen on this trip, which makes everything better,”  junio...

No no-no for Wacha

No no-no for Wacha

Mary Galkowski, Staff Writer

September 26, 2013

Last night, Sept. 24, Cardinal’s rookie pitcher, Michael Wacha, came within one out of pitching a no-hitter. At only 22-years-old, Wacha would have become the youngest pitcher to throw a no-hitter. Wacha’s story began when he was the ace of staff at Texas A&M. At 6’6, 210 lbs., his dominant...

SPORTS: Week of Sept. 16 in Review

SPORTS: Week of Sept. 16 in Review

Mary Galkowski

September 25, 2013

  The Varsity girl’s volleyball team lost 25-17 to state champions, Lafayette, on Tuesday, Sept. 17.   “Lafayette is ranked 13th in the nation; it was a tough competition. Although we lost, we all hustled for every point possible, and gave it our best,” sophomore Abby Algeyer sa...

College Football: Unfamiliar Territory

College Football: Unfamiliar Territory

Debra Klevens, Staff Writer

September 19, 2013

College football is two weeks into the twelve game season. Up until now, the season has already been marked by upsets and close games. The AP top 25 shows Alabama at the top, in the number one spot for two weeks in a row, followed by Oregon, Clemson, Ohio State and Stanford. No. 15 Texas; fell from the...

Soles for the Shoeman

Soles for the Shoeman

Rachel Osborne, Staff Writer

September 16, 2013

History shows that some of the best fundraisers snowball into existence because of competition and this is exactly what happened to the cross-country team. Friday Sept. 9, the Longhorns held a shoe fundraiser for "the Shoeman," George Hutchings, at their season opening meet, the Parkway Quad. “I...

SPORTS: Sept. 8 in Review

Mary Galkowski, Staff Writer

September 15, 2013

The varsity field hockey team lost 2-0 to Lutheran South on Tuesday, Sept.10. “Mina, the goalie, saved 22 shots on the goal,” sophomore Grace Colbert said. The varsity boy’s soccer team beat Troy 5-0 on Tuesday, Sept. 10. Seniors Chandler Klemm and Nick Klemm were responsible for all goals...

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