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Redefining himself, senior Tarek Baig overcomes racism on the ice

Redefining himself, senior Tarek Baig overcomes racism on the ice

Susie Seidel, Staff Writer

March 26, 2019

‘Terrorist’, ‘number 18 is a terrorist’, ‘why aren’t you riding a camel?’ are all comments that no longer phase senior Tarek Baig as he skates across the ice. “I'm sure people say it every game, but I usually hear it every other game. People will usually say it behind your back and n...

Girls varsity basketball team looks for players to take on new roles headed towards districts

Girls varsity basketball team looks for players to take on new roles headed towards districts

Tre Bell, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

With the 2019 season already underway, the girls varsity basketball team is pushing players to fill new roles to end the year with a strong finish. “Our goal is to continue to focus on the regular [season] games we have left so we can then direct our attention on districts and creating a game p...

New JV girls soccer coach passes lessons to players on and off the field

New JV girls soccer coach passes lessons to players on and off the field

Tre Bell, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019

Focusing on self-improvement, new girls JV soccer coach Darren Rahe prepares to lead the team to success both as athletes and individuals . “As each individual decides what it is they want to focus on, it’s my goal to help them improve so that I can create chances and develop their awareness ...

Longhorn Sports Productions takes student’s skills into the real world

Longhorn Sports Productions takes student’s skills into the real world

Zaven Nalbandian, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

Students are being thrust into the world of broadcast journalism through Longhorn Sports Productions (LSP), an organization founded in 2016 as a way of bringing Longhorn sports to those who cannot attend games. Originally, students volunteered as camera operators and producers to broadcast football and baske...

New coaching staff brings changes to girls basketball

New coaching staff brings changes to girls basketball

Drew Boone, Staff Writer

February 25, 2019

Girls basketball adjusts after a new addition to the coaching staff as they welcome new JV coach Josh Gannan and freshman coach Tim Clark. “Both coaches have a strong basketball background, but more importantly, they have the ability to create strong relationships with the players and parents,...

Brothers on and off the ice: the Waddell brothers connect through hockey

Brothers on and off the ice: the Waddell brothers connect through hockey

Luke Leahy, Staff Writer

February 22, 2019

Growing up brothers on and off the ice, junior Cole Waddell and sophomore Ty Waddell connect through playing hockey for the school.   Being only a year apart in age, the Waddells had the opportunity to play together before high school. “When myself and Ty were younger, we used to practice to...

#WrestleLikeAGirl: breaking boundaries and winning medals

#WrestleLikeAGirl: breaking boundaries and winning medals

Nell Jaskowiak, Opinions editor

February 1, 2019

This wrestling season, #WrestleLikeAGirl has trended across Missouri. Girls have turned out in record numbers for the sport, more than doubling the number that the Missouri State High School Activities Association predicted would join. Now, their season is coming to a finish, with district tournaments...

Boys varsity basketball counters adversity through positivity

Boys varsity basketball counters adversity through positivity

Tre Bell, Staff Writer

January 29, 2019

Despite their record of 2-14, the boys varsity basketball team continues to show morale as their district tournament gets closer. “At practice it varies whether the guys had a good day or not, but most of the time [the energy] is pretty positive. Sometimes before games we’re pretty quiet and so...

Alumnus Chris Sartorius returns to coach JV boys basketball

Alumnus Chris Sartorius returns to coach JV boys basketball

Tre Bell and Piper Brown

December 12, 2018

After nine years of coaching at the college level, alumnus Chris Sartorius fulfilled his dream of coaching at his former high school. "It’s always been a dream of mine to come back and coach at my old high school because of the positive and fun experience I had playing basketball here. I had coach...

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