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Boys lacrosse looks forward to improving their game

Boys lacrosse looks forward to improving their game

Addie Watson, Reporter

April 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The Lancers finished last season with a record of 16 wins and four losses. The team defeated Fort Zumwalt West in the first round of the State playoffs before falling to Chaminade in the State quarter finals.  Senior Nick Hoffman describes last season as unexpected and unbelievable.  “My favor...

Girls track off to a fast start

Girls track off to a fast start

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

April 10, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The girls track team had 10 individuals qualify for the State Championship meet last season after the team placed first at the District meet and second at the Sectional meet. Senior Marissa Gianino qualified for the Triple Jump and the 4x100-meter relay at the State Championship meet last season. ...

Girls lacrosse off to a strong start after winning tournament

Girls lacrosse off to a strong start after winning tournament

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Top Stories

After a breakout season last year, the girls lacrosse team is preparing to have another successful year and make another playoff run. Last season the Lady Lancers shocked everyone in the state by defeating several highly ranked teams in the playoffs after having an unimpressive regular season reco...

Boys tennis hopes to prove their strength this season

Boys tennis hopes to prove their strength this season

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

March 23, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Top Stories

Of the seven members on the boys tennis team last season, there are only two returning varsity players. Sophomore Kevin Peng is one of the two returning Lancers, and he’s ready to lead his team to another District championship appearance after losing in the championship match last season.  “For ...

Boys volleyball ready to defend their State title

Boys volleyball ready to defend their State title

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

March 6, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Top Stories

Last season, the boys volleyball team finished with a 33-1 record and won their second State title in their program’s history. Although the Lancers are the reigning State Champions, Head Coach Douglas Ell knows his team must work hard to have another successful season. “Coming off of such ...

Kreikemeier prepares for another successful season

Kreikemeier prepares for another successful season

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

March 6, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

For the past two seasons, junior Max Kreikemeier has competed in the Class 4 Boys Golf State Championships. He placed 10th as a freshman and 11th as a sophomore, but this season, Kreikemeier is hoping for an ever better State finish. “My goal is to finally win State,” Kreikemeier said. Las...

For the love of the game

For the love of the game

Jack Weaver and Kyran Ballard

May 18, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Top Stories, Video, Video

Ever since he was young, Wade Stauss, senior, has been playing baseball, the sport he has come to love. This season, Stauss led the team in hits, RBIs, and home runs. As catcher, Stauss led the team to victory, ending with a record of 14-3. Next year, Stauss is planning on continuing his love for base...

Parkway West ends season for Water Polo

Parkway West ends season for Water Polo

Arpan Das, Sports Reporter

May 16, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Team Coverage

Despite some rough patches in the season, the Water Polo team improved upon their record from last year, going 10-15 in all games. They started off in a tournament held in Chicago, where they went 1-4 against some good teams. Many of their games were close losses, like 13-11 or 8-7, so the talent...

Lancers set to play in Districts

Lancers set to play in Districts

Jackson Bartholomew, Sports Reporter

May 15, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Team Coverage

The Lancers Boys volleyball team is riding quite the hot hand into the District tournament. They boast an impressive 28-1 record, including a win over a very talented St. Louis University High team. The team is feeling quite confident in their abilities to do big things headed into this tournament. Senior,...

Boys tennis heads to Districts

Boys tennis heads to Districts

Arpan Das, Sports Reporter

May 11, 2017


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

This season has been a season of growth for boys tennis. The team is led by first seed Franco Noseda Olivari, second seed Carson Krone, third seed Drew Davis and fourth seed Vladimir Trifunovic. They currently have a record of 11-6 in spite of their rough start. Krone said, "We had a rough start,...

Underclassmen lead the way to State

Underclassmen lead the way to State

Jackson Bartholomew, Sports Reporter

May 11, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Team Coverage

The Boys golf team has been on quite the hot streak. Following multiple team wins at the end of the regular season, the team has played very strongly through the post season so far. They took home the District championship, while placing second as a team in Sectional play. This is good enough to earn...

Water Polo comes second in Lafayette Invitational

Water Polo comes second in Lafayette Invitational

Arpan Das, Sports Reporter

April 27, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Team Coverage

Water polo performed very well last weekend at the Lafayette Invitational, coming in second place overall and going on a four-game winning streak. They ultimately lost to third ranked Parkway West in the final game 6-4, but it was a big improvement over the earlier loss to the Longhorns that was 16-4. Lafayette's...