Remsberg receives coaching honor

Katherine Lindgren, Editor-in-Chief

September 9, 2016


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Following a state championship season, head track coach Tad Remsberg has been named the 2016 US Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Kansas High School Girls’ Coach of the Year. “I was excited, it’s a nice honor. It was great for not just myself, but for the assistant coaches...

Competition for playing time increases, varsity positions limited

Morgan Barnes, Features Editor

September 9, 2016


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With more athletes in sports than there are available varsity spots, the competition for prime playing time can be intense, especially in sports like football, soccer and volleyball. The football team currently has 22 offensive and defensive varsity spots in addition to the special teams. The soccer...

Kaete Schmidt, Staff Writer

August 17, 2016


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Over the summer, senior Aidan Mills received and accepted a football scholarship offer from Kansas State University. Mills’ offer includes full tuition and a place on the football team. “I was really excited that they finally offered me. I had been up there about six times to camps and for visits...

Football moves to Division II

Caroline Barger, Staff Writer

August 17, 2016


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This season, the football team will be seeing a change in the their schedule. The team was originally seated in Division I of 5A, but has now moved down to Division II. This means that some schools will be appearing on the schedule that the team is not normally set to play. “The Division II AVCTL...

Football, basketball coaching staffs change

Macy Rice, Staff Writer

August 17, 2016


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This year, a number of sports will be under new leadership. Among those hired are head football coach, Chris Jaax, along with multiple assistant coaches, as well as head boys basketball coach, Andy Hill. The new assistant football coaches include Mike Moore, Brandon Steed, Fred Schmidt, Max Switzer,...

Cheerleaders attend UCA camp

Payton Fenwick, Opinions Editor

August 17, 2016


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Following in the footsteps of the new assistant coach Katie Lewis, the cheer team went to their first ever Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA) camp on July 6. The cheer team has always gone to National Cheerleaders Association (NCA) camps in the past years, but was pleased by the change of pace...

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