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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...

Girl’s cross country’s second place finish is best state performance since 1990

Girl’s cross country’s second place finish is best state performance since 1990

Claire Smout, Awards Coordinator

November 30, 2018

A moment of quietness and stillness. Then the gun goes off and an anticipatory shout rises from the crowd. After the runners go by, flocks of parents, teammates and coaches scatter every direction to line the course in order watch the race unfold. The state cross country meet has just begun. After ...

Junior Erin Slutzky represents Team USA at Junior Worlds for racquetball

Junior Erin Slutzky represents Team USA at Junior Worlds for racquetball

Nayeon Ryu, Video Editor

November 29, 2018

During the five-hour plane ride to San Luis Potosí, Mexico, junior Erin Slutzky reflected on the eight years of training that led her to one of the most important racquetball tournaments of her life: Junior World Championships.    Prior to leaving for Mexico, Slutzky and the rest of Team USA p...

Senior Nolan Cosgrove scores a Division I spot as a goalie

Senior Nolan Cosgrove scores a Division I spot as a goalie

Ella Mercer and Abbie Zensen

November 14, 2018

After three years of creating a name for himself in high school, senior Nolan Cosgrove has begun preparing for his future at the University of Tulsa. Since the age of five, Nolan has dreamed of playing professionally. Through years of training, he credits his supportive coaches and family for helping him ...

Wrestling team revives their history through a champions board

Wrestling team revives their history through a champions board

Nell Jaskowiak, Opinions Editor

November 13, 2018

With a new season underway and momentum building for an expanded girls program, the wrestling team has another change coming this year: a champions board to display all of their past state qualifiers, placers and team titles. They won their first conference title in 29 years last season, and the words...

Hockey team shoots for program turnaround with new training

Hockey team shoots for program turnaround with new training

Ridwan Oyebamiji, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018

After the hockey team finished with a division record of 8-14-1 last season, head coach Brian Waddell and assistant coach Rich Meek are taking charge to lead the team to a comeback season. According to sophomore forward Skyler Ji, one reason the team fell short of their goals last season was the ...

C-team soccer breaks records

C-team soccer breaks records

Zaven Nalbandian, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018

The whistle blows on the soccer field, signaling the end of the game against Ritenour. The C-team boy's soccer season is over, and they have finished with the first winning record in C-team soccer history. The C-team, which is mostly made up of freshmen, struggled with player numbers at the begin...

Photo gallery: girls cross country

Photo gallery: girls cross country

Claire Smout, Awards Coordinator

November 2, 2018

As the girls JV cross country season winds to an end, the varsity squad is preparing to compete in the state meet Oct. 3.

Varsity boys soccer coach Mike Skordos plans to step down next season from coaching

Varsity boys soccer coach Mike Skordos plans to step down next season from coaching

Irene Yannakakis, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

With 27 years of coaching experience under his belt, head varsity soccer coach and special education resource teacher Michael Skordos plans to step down from coaching at the end of this year to spend more time with his family. Skordos has won four district titles during the 11 years he has been head coac...

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