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Sports

Varsity Cheer team competes at UCA Regional Competition

Varsity Cheer team competes at UCA Regional Competition

November 11, 2022

On Saturday, November 5,  the varsity cheer team attended the UCA Regional Competition. This competition holds opportunities for teams to earn bids for the 2023 UCA High School Nationals in Orlando, FL....

Varsity Volleyball Pledge of Allegiance before games.

New Beginnings for the Girls Volleyball Program

Paige Schesser, Reporter September 8, 2022

Throughout 2020 and 2021, the volleyball program underwent many changes and new ideas over the seasons. The volleyball program was introduced with a whole new staff for this fall season, and the new members...

Girls Cross Country Team Grows in Numbers

Girls Cross Country Team Grows in Numbers

Caroline Clarke, Reporter September 8, 2022

This year, the girl’s cross country team is the biggest the program has ever seen. Last season, the team had a total of nine girls, not even enough to fill a junior varsity team. Currently, there are...

The Blazerette dance team.

Blazerettes Prepare For Annual Spring Show in April

Cayla Peacher, Reporter April 6, 2022

The Blazerette dance team will be hosting their annual Spring Show this month on Friday, April 22. The Spring Show will be the Blazerettes’ first performance since their tough competition at Nationals...

A group of ping pong club members.

Ping Pong Club Returns After Hiatus

Turner Brown, Entertainment Editor March 30, 2022

After a few years of not holding practices, Ping Pong club is back once again, welcoming new members. The club is sponsored by coaches and social studies teachers Matthew Mayekse and Derrick Abromeit,...

The softball and baseball teams side by side.

Players Feeling Optimistic as Spring Seasons Begin

Amara Whited, Copy Editor March 25, 2022

Coming down off a tense and competitive 2021 season, this year's baseball and softball teams have a lot on their plates: incoming teammates to get to know, a newfound chance for winning the state tournament...

Senior Ellie Bockus cheering with her Blazerette teammates at a football game this past fall.

Blazerettes Head to Nationals in Orlando

Lindsey Babcock, Reporter March 3, 2022

The Blazerettes and their coaches are heading to Orlando, Florida for Nationals for the first time in five years. The dancers will be gone from March 3 through March 8.  “We will be [traveling by...

Senior Kaelin Platt and sophomore Rhiannon Folsom discussing where to move next on offense as the other team shoots a free throw.

The Difference in Treatment Between Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball

Lindsey Babcock January 28, 2022

Both girls' and boys' play basketball in the winter season, but players amongst both teams don’t think the girls are getting equal opportunities or student support. “I feel like when they put out...

Winter Sports Preview: Wrestling, Basketball, Bowling

Winter Sports Preview: Wrestling, Basketball, Bowling

Zachariah Gunby December 6, 2021

With the fall sports coming to an end, it is time to make way for the upcoming winter sports. There are four different sports teams available for students to join. Those teams are wrestling, girls' basketball,...

The Boys Cross Country team on the podium after getting 5th at state.

Boys’ Cross Country Team Takes 5th at State

Alyssa Huffmaster, Reporter November 12, 2021

The Blazer Boys Cross Country team traveled to Augusta, Kansas on October 30 and earned 5th place at State. “I felt elated for the kids,” head coach Brian McGee said. “I felt relief that we as...

Volleyball

Volleyball

November 9, 2021

Girls Tennis Team Finishes Season

Girls’ Tennis Team Finishes Season

Olivia Steele, Reporter October 7, 2021

The girls’ tennis regular season came to an end on October 4. JV and Varsity teams both had their final meets that day.  “I really liked the girls we had on the team this year,” assistant coach...

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