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Girls Swimming dives into upcoming season

Girls Swimming dives into upcoming season

Addie Watson, Assistant Sports Editor

December 4, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Last year, girls swimming placed first in State, and sophomore Paige Daws was one of the many girls who got to experience this achievement. Her greatest memory from State was when she was watching the 100-yard freestyle relay place first, winning the Lady Lancers the championship by three points...

Wrestling hopes for another successful season

Wrestling hopes for another successful season

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

November 30, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Last year, the wrestling team was three places shy of winning the program’s second State title in their history. This season, they are working to improve and win their first State title since 1992. Head Coach Jonathon Sumner knows his team has put in plenty of hard work over the summer and fall, a...

Breaking barriers on the ice

Breaking barriers on the ice

Jessie Cargill, Editor-in-Chief

November 13, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Katy Reed, senior, has always been interested in hockey and has played since eighth grade. Taking to hockey required convincing initially. "I started just before eighth grade and immediately wanted to be goalie. I had always been fascinated with the position, and my parents finally caved in and let...

Student athletes commit to college sports on Signing Day

Student athletes commit to college sports on Signing Day

Natalie Karlsson, Lifestyle Editor

November 13, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Signing Day, scheduled for Nov. 15 at 2:10 p.m., is an event for seniors who are committing themselves to collegiate sports. They sign the National Letter of Intent each season, and this November is the Fall Early signing period. There are two other signings throughout the year. The event takes place...

Boys cross country reflects on fifth place State finish

Boys cross country reflects on fifth place State finish

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

November 9, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

On Nov. 4, the boys cross country team and senior Mollie Rogan competed in the State Championship Meet in Jefferson City, MO. After placing third in both the District and Sectional Meet, Rogan was the only runner on the girls team to advance to State. Rogan finished in 81st place at State. T...

Conroy reflects on field hockey season

Conroy reflects on field hockey season

Addie Watson, Assistant Sports Editor

November 3, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

The fall sports season has come to an end, and the girls field hockey team has had a successful season. One of the team's top scorers, senior Meghan Conroy, thinks the team had a good season. “Overall this season was very successful. As a team, I felt we worked hard and never gave up,” Conr...

Walters retires after a long career

Walters retires after a long career

October 26, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Video, Video

Varsity Soccer Coach Tim Walters began his coaching career shortly after concluding his playing career with the St. Louis Ambush in 1992. Throughout his coaching career, Walters has won awards including his induction into the Missouri Soccer Hall of Fame. This year, Walters announced his retirement...

Football ends 2017 regular season, looks to beat Eureka in playoffs

Football ends 2017 regular season, looks to beat Eureka in playoffs

Clare Mulherin, Opinions Editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

At the tail end of the season, the varsity football team looks back on a well-played year. They ended the regular season with a record of 6-3. "Overall [the season] has been great. We have a smaller team this year, but with the hard work and practices we put in, we have gotten better throughout the...

Boys soccer hopes for a stronger future after difficult season

Boys soccer hopes for a stronger future after difficult season

Chloe Baker, Web Editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Coming off of their record of 13-8 in the 2016 season, the boys soccer team has had a rough 2017 season.  They finished the regular season with a 7-11-3 record. “We’ve had a rough season. Our team definitely isn’t as good as previous years, and we lost games we should have won and won games ...

Field hockey reflects on regular season, prepares for State playoffs

Field hockey reflects on regular season, prepares for State playoffs

Jasmin Kim, Ad Manager

October 23, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

The field hockey team had a strong 2017 season, and they are committed to a victorious post-season. Their regular season record was 16-2-3. Head Coach Melissa Schroeder is proud of the girls' hard work and the results they were able to achieve through their commitment. "[Senior] Meghan Conroy...

Girls volleyball undefeated in tournament over Homecoming weekend

Girls volleyball undefeated in tournament over Homecoming weekend

Gehrig Prozorowski, Features Editor

October 14, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Team Coverage, Top Stories

Last weekend, the girls volleyball team traveled to Ozark High School near Springfield, MO for the Ozark Grand Slam tournament and returned undefeated. The tournament was set up as pool play. “Pool play is kind of like Round Robin, so you are set up into different pools to play, and you play ...

Girls golf reflects on State Championship, season overall

Girls golf reflects on State Championship, season overall

Ty Prozorowski, News Editor

October 14, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Girls golf placed fourth as a team in the Class 2 State Championship at Sedalia Country Club this past week. Seniors Allie Harrell, Paige Sanfelippo, Alyssa Serafin, Anika Pulumati and freshman Brooke Biermann went to State as a team. Sanfelippo said, "I think as a team we really worked well to...

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