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The Original Three

November 14, 2017 4:23pm | Liza Buhr

Above, seniors Rachel Mueller, Drew Klatt and Liza Buhr take a picture after their Regional cross country meet on Oct. 21. The three runners are the only seniors on the team this year who have ran all four years of cross country. Klatt said, “The […]

November Male Athlete of the Month: Drew Klatt

November 13, 2017 4:27pm | Rachel Mueller

When senior Drew Klatt hears the phrase, “run for fun and personal bests” it’s more than just a silly phrase for him: it’s a lifestyle. Klatt has been running cross country since 7th grade, making him an expert in the sport. “Drew’s progress is a […]

Homecoming Recap: Boys Volleyball

October 17, 2017 3:20pm | Katie McGraw

After repetitive rounds of close, competitive matches of tug a war and volleyball after the Homecoming parade, the night was tied up with a senior girls varsity team vs senior boys volleyball game. Keeping the girls team alive in the game, senior Grace Reinhardt proved […]

Female Athlete of the Month: Megan Bessett

October 17, 2017 3:14pm | Rachel Mueller

“You will never influence the world by being just like it.” This quote from blogger Danielle Zeigler was taken to heart by freshman Megan Bessett when she decided to be the only girl on the golf team. “I love being the only girl on the […]

Male Athlete of the Month: Ben Lundy

October 16, 2017 3:37pm | Chloe Bruck

If you’ve ever been afraid to try something new, junior Ben Lundy would tell you to go for it. Lundy has played football since freshman year, but this year, he decided to switch over to soccer. The former quarterback knew that he would face some […]

Tennis Match Blackout

October 16, 2017 3:32pm | Katie McGraw

There is never a moment too dark or too late that the Varsity Girls Tennis team cannot handle. Senior Bailey Simpson and Sophomore Regan O’Fallon proved that during the annual overnight Bloomington tennis invite. Playing long matches lasting past 10:00 p.m., the court lights gave […]

Female Athlete of the Month: Audrey Chamberlain

September 18, 2017 3:46pm | Madi Thompson

Dancing on King Field and then on Kingman Gym floor for four years, senior Audrey Chamberlain is awarded female athlete of the month. Chamberlain started dancing at just three years old. Her biggest inspiration from a young age was her dance teacher and studio owner […]

Pirate Football: Changing the Game

September 14, 2017 3:47pm | Liza Buhr

As many may know the football team hasn’t always had the best record. But this year the Pirates are turning things around and have already made a lot of progress. The team has scored at least 20 points in all three games they have played […]

Red, White and Sudsy

September 14, 2017 3:31pm | Maya Quick

A hip hop dancing Sudsy stole the show dancing with the poms. While most fans came to watch the football team in action their mindset soon changed. Everyone left with the same question, who was Sudsy? Senior Jazzy Bowman tweeted “Sudsy reveal yourself bc u […]

Summer Miles Bring First Meet Smiles

September 13, 2017 3:47pm | Chloe Bruck

The starting pistol fires and they’re off! On August 29 the boys and girls cross country teams had their first and only home meet at Catlin Park. The girls team took home first place and the boys walked away with third place. Senior Drew Klatt […]