Blue Prints

Veronica Meyer, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018

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Despite a lack of recognition as a varsity sport and a series of recurring issues, the dance team has big plans for this winter season. The team hopes to carry over their success from their fall season where, as members...

Young wrestling team hopes to rebuild

Colin Chlebowski, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018

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The wrestling team returns this winter season in hopes of yet another successful season. After losing several key seniors last year, the team has been invigorated by the talent of underclassmen. The season, which began on...

Girls basketball dominates opponents

Matt Nenninger, Utilities Editor

March 6, 2018

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One thing is for sure this winter sports season: the Lady Dragons never disappoint in talent, record, or team spirit. So far this season, Coaches Robert Smernoff, Kelvin Jones, DeAsia Lawrence, and Stephanie DeJesus have...

Class of 2018 athletes commit to colleges

Rachel Gaudreau, Sports Editor

March 6, 2018

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As the second semester comes to an end, student athletes look toward the future of their academic and athletic careers. For many, this time is one of great excitement and stress as athletes campaign their sports careers...

Boys swimming pursues another conference title

Dylan Karpel, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018

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The boys swim team has a history of excellence, having had winning seasons for the past thirty years and having been conference champions for the past seven years. Coming off such success in the past, the team now faces...

Cheerleading excels in competition season

Jacob Chlebowski, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018

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The cheerleaders dedicate almost their entire year to cheering on the school’s many sports teams. The team led by coach Sharon Riley. The captains of the cheer team make up the halftime show and run the workouts during...

Boys basketball shoots for deep playoff run

Brandon Parker, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018

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The boys basketball team has much to prove this winter as they look to rebuild following last season. The team has lost a lot after the class of 2017 graduated, including four-fifths of the starting line up, major team leaders,...

Students follow PyeongChang closely

Rachel Gaudreau, Sports Editor

March 6, 2018

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On February 9, the Olympic torch was lit in PyeongChang, South Korea. Athletes from around the globe united to compete in the world’s greatest sports competition. From February 9 to February 25, people worldwide will...

Unified sports excited about the start of basketball season

COLLIN CHELBOWSKI, Staff Writer

March 1, 2017

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Unified sports is a program for teens of all abilities to compete in a variety of sports together. The team plays soccer in the fall, basketball in the winter, and track in the spring. As of now, the team is in the full swing...

Brielle Wilborn is a powerhouse during two sports seasons

VERONICA MEYER, Staff Writer

March 1, 2017

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For the past few years, there has been a force to be reckoned with playing for the girls basketball team. Her name is Brielle Wilborn. Ever since she began to play basketball in second grade, she has dominated the court. Be...

Wrestling has strong season but struggles to match past success

ZEKE SANGER, Staff Writer

March 1, 2017

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Currently 13-6, the boys are starting the season off strong. With eleven new varsity wrestlers in the starting lineup and the loss of Jordan Baker, class of 2016, who was second in the state last year, the team is being meet with many challenges. “[...

Hockey sees newfound success

MATT NENNINGER, Staff Writer

March 1, 2017

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Hockey is often regarded as one of the more physically demanding sports, sometimes being referred to as “football on ice.” Physical endurance, mental endurance, and abundant (or little) success are all important parts of the...

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