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Rho Sigma Delta Wins National Championship

Rho Sigma Delta Wins National Championship

Gabe Davis, Staff Writer

April 7, 2018


Filed under sports

The Parkway Step Team, Rho Sigma Delta, traveled to Virginia Beach March 19 to compete in a national step competition and won first place. “Anytime our coaches talk to us they tell us ‘We’re taking home first place; we aren’t taking home anything less,’” freshmen Thalia Banks said. Banks ...

Sophomore Maggie Brawley is not afraid to “play like a girl”

Sophomore Maggie Brawley is not afraid to “play like a girl”

B Antonenko, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018


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Joining the team with a seven-year hockey career, sophomore Maggie Brawley is currently the only female member of the West non-school sponsored hockey team. “Playing with guys is fun. They’re not afraid to get in there and be aggressive,” Brawley said. “We’re a team and that’s all tha...

Varsity poms win first state championship in West history

Varsity poms win first state championship in West history

Gabe Davis, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018


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Varsity Poms, led by senior co-captains Sydney Veltman and Julia DeFrank, competed at state Feb. 24 and were named 2018 State Champions. This is the first time the team has won the title in West history. “When we found out we had just won first place we were all in a state of shock. After you he...

Senior Nature Williams-Harkins looks forward to track season

Senior Nature Williams-Harkins looks forward to track season

Claire Smout, Awards Coordinator

March 12, 2018


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State champion, state runner-up, district champion and all-conference are just a few of the titles senior Nature Williams-Harkins has earned in her high school track career so far. It all started for Williams-Harkins in fourth grade when she became interested in running. In eighth grade, she bega...

Longhorns Sports Production takes their skills to the next level

Longhorns Sports Production takes their skills to the next level

Ridwan Oyebamiji, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


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For the past two years, Longhorns Sports Production (LSP), has filmed live games of sporting events, but as of the winter season, they extended their skills and now produce live-stream videos available to the student body on YouTube. “By live-streaming, students are given the opportunity to participate...

Parkway Racquetball Team Wins Nationals in Portland, OR

Parkway Racquetball Team Wins Nationals in Portland, OR

Erin Slutzky, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018


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Over the course of a week, the racquetball team attended nationals in Portland from Feb. 28 to March 5 and played over 1,000 racquetball matches. The national tournament included 38 schools and a total of 347 players. Winning 12 out of 21 gold medals, the Parkway racquetball team won first overall, third in boys, and first in girls wit...

Atajio Ivy reflects on four years as a varsity wrestler

Chris Bass, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


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Pathfinder: When did you find the passion for wrestling? Ivy: It’s a funny story. So, when I first got into wrestling, I didn’t think I was going to stay with it. I knew that my dad had wrestled and I kinda wanted some fighting skills. When I first started, I never thought that I would have that...

The boys volleyball team is optimistic heading into the season

The boys volleyball team is optimistic heading into the season

Noah Gwin, Staff Writer

February 15, 2018


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With the program losing six seniors, the boys’ volleyball program is starting up again, and the team is hungry for a winning season this spring. The team has seen a swell in numbers, with around 25 new athletes, the volleyball program is looking to build off of a 3-16 season. “I think it's g...

Wrestling team succeeds with strong coaching

Wrestling team succeeds with strong coaching

Ridwan Oyebamiji, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


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Suffering a loss only to Parkway South, the wrestling team kicks off their season with an 8-1 record. According to assistant coach Chip Allison, a contribution that has led to their improvement is the increase in team size. With the addition of 11 incoming freshmen, they have maintained a full varsity...

Freshman girls basketball coach Peg Schane leads players in an undefeated season

Freshman girls basketball coach Peg Schane leads players in an undefeated season

Irene Yannakakis, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018


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With 40 years of coaching experience under her belt, Peg Schane has used her expertise to coach the freshman girls basketball team through an undefeated season. Beginning her coaching in the Fort Zumwalt school district in 1976, she went on to coach basketball, volleyball and track at Parkway North...

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