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The quirky coach diaries

The quirky coach diaries

Claire Smout, Awards Coordinator

September 29, 2017


Filed under showcase, sports

Pathfinder: What quirks or sayings does your coach have that make them unique? “He has this fisherman’s hat that he wears sometimes and makes some funny faces. The main thing I can think of is that he drinks too much coffee and always has a bunch of energy. He’s also super OCD, so plus the energy from the ...

Cross country teams overcome obstacles

Cross country teams overcome obstacles

Peyton Gaskill, Staff Writer

September 25, 2017


Filed under sports

The boys’ and girls’ cross country teams started the season off by winning at the Parkway Quad, Stan Nelson at Northwest High School, the Ed White Invitational at Cape Girardeau and the Hancock Invitational. Both teams have overcome roadblocks en route to success. “We came into this season with a lot of in...

Parkway’s food policy benefits athletes

Parkway’s food policy benefits athletes

Sabrina Bohn, Features Editor

September 14, 2017


Filed under news, showcase, sports

Although Parkway’s "food safety expectation" policy, implemented for the 2018 school year, has created uproar among students and staff, it does not apply to extracurricular activities, including athletics. “Originally, the policy wasn’t going to allow us to do what we needed to do after school, beca...

Photo Gallery: Football wins big in the last quarter

Photo Gallery: Football wins big in the last quarter

Chris Bass, Staff Writer

September 12, 2017


Filed under multimedia, photo galleries, sports

The Longhorns pulled out a surprise victory in their first game of the season on Aug. 18, scoring 22 points in the last quarter of the game against the Parkway South Patriots.

Athlete Spotlight: Vickey Karl

Athlete Spotlight: Vickey Karl

Hannah Hoffmann, Technical Design Editor-in-Chief

September 8, 2017


Filed under showcase, sports

For sophomore Vickey Karl, summer meant memorizing six pages of music on a vibraphone and learning her performance part for the 2017-2018 season of band. Summer also brought about the sudden news that after weeks of learning her part in the performance, she would not be able to perform. “The week...

Boys cross country team take on Memphis Twilight Classic

Boys cross country team take on Memphis Twilight Classic

Carly Anderson and Sarah Lashly

September 6, 2017


Filed under sports

The boys cross country team traveled to Memphis, TN for a meet on Sept. 2-3 where varsity placed first and JV placed second. “We left at about 10 [a.m.] and we got there pretty late. We only had 30 minutes to warm-up before we raced and we didn’t really have much free time,” junior and JV ...

Varsity water polo team heads to state

Varsity water polo team heads to state

Carly Anderson and Sabrina Bohn

May 5, 2017


Filed under showcase, sports

With a 26-5 record, the varsity water polo team will be heading to state beginning on May 5. “I feel like this group really puts the team ahead of themselves this season,” head coach Charles Cutelli said. “I’ve got 15 kids on varsity that all understand what we need to do, and they’ll sacrifice...

School upgrades have varying effects on students

School upgrades have varying effects on students

Carly Anderson and Sabrina Bohn

May 1, 2017


Filed under showcase, sports

With new changes to the school, such as the scoreboard and Adidas sports uniforms, student athletes and the Longhorn Sports Productions (LSP) have mixed opinions. “I like the look of our Nike [uniforms] better, they had really cool designs, but with Adidas, the jersey itself is nicer and a lot o...

Lacrosse team grows with 22 new freshmen

Lacrosse team grows with 22 new freshmen

Gabriel Weber, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017


Filed under sports

After the JV team outscored opponents 14-6 and varsity ended 11-13 last season, returning members and coaches have high expectations for the current lacrosse season. “[The program] is a great balance between  having fun and being competitive,” varsity assistant coach Tom Herpel said. “Lear...

Cheer trims down program with incoming freshmen

Cheer trims down program with incoming freshmen

Gaby Van Winkle, Staff Writer

March 24, 2017


Filed under sports

With the 23 incoming freshmen trying out for cheer on top of the 52 other people trying out, the program has no other realistic choice but to make cuts. “To me it’s really great that cheer is becoming a cut sport now,” varsity cheer captain and senior Kristen Baranski said. “When I started...

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