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State Soccer Preview: City High vs. Ames

State Soccer Preview:  City High vs. Ames

Quincy Ott, Reporter
June 1, 2017
Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

After two sub-state wins the Little Hawks men’s soccer team is moving on to state for the sixth year in a row. The dominant team now sits at 12-3 with high expectations for the state tournament. In two sub-state performances, The Little Hawks netted 11 goals. The team beat both Dubuque Epworth ...

Playmaker Profile: Celeste Chadwick

Playmaker Profile: Celeste Chadwick

Addy Smith, Sports Editor
May 31, 2017
Filed under City High, Showcase, SPORTS

Few sports coincide as smoothly as biking and running. For Celeste Chadwick ‘17, a varsity cross-country runner, her experience as a runner helped ease her transition into competitive cycling. From a young age, Celeste Chadwick ‘17 has been destined to be a cyclist. Her dad, Timothy, is a lifelong cyclist. “[My dad] he started racing whe...

Kennedy Takes Conference Title After Game Against City

Kennedy Takes Conference Title After Game Against City

Olivia Baird, Reporter
May 26, 2017
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS

The battle for the conference title took place on Thursday, May 18th, at City High's turf. Cedar Rapids Kennedy faced City High. If City won the game, they would take the conference title. At kickoff, Kennedy showed dominance with the ball. They kept pressure high and challenged City's defense. With...

Roller Coaster Season Continues for Fresh-Soph Soccer

Quincy Ot, Reporter
May 25, 2017
Filed under SPORTS

The Fresh-Soph soccer team had an up and down season as it tried to repeat last year’s conference championship. The team had three losses in the middle of the season. “Those losses to Washington and Prairie were bad, and really unfortunate. We should not have lost either of them,” Captain...

Little Hawks Win First Substate Game

Noah Bullwinkle, Video Editor
May 25, 2017
Filed under SPORTS, SPORTS

In City’s first substate game against Dubuque Epworth, the Little Hawks pulled off a convincing victory, winning 10-1 with a slew of goals coming in the second half. “We had a few lineup changes that really got our offense going and we tired them out a lot at the end of the game with our subs...

Women’s Soccer Fights for Conference Title

Olivia Baird, Reporter
May 18, 2017
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS

With their win against Cedar Falls, the women's soccer team's record became 10-4. If they win this critical game against Kennedy, they will tie their 11-4 record. "If we win tonight, we win conference champs," said Karissa Diianni '19. "They lost to Dubuque Hempstead, who we've beat." The game...

Another Win For City Brings Conference Title Closer To Home

Another Win For City Brings Conference Title Closer To Home

Olivia Baird, Reporter
May 18, 2017
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS

The end of the season is near and soccer games are becoming increasingly more important. Tuesday, May 16th, the City High women's soccer team faced Cedar Falls at the Cedar Valley Soccer Complex. With this win, City would have a shot at winning the conference title. This has not happened at City since...

Pugh ’19 Scores Overtime Winning Goal

Pugh ’19 Scores Overtime Winning Goal

Olivia Baird, Reporter
May 16, 2017
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS

The hot sun beat down on the City High women's soccer players' faces as they warmed up for their game against Dubuque Hempstead. Friday, May 12th, was the first game of the season with a temperature above 70 degrees. At kickoff, both teams fought for the ball. Dubuque Hempstead, whose record was...

Hat Trick by Sydney Schroder Leads to A Win For City

Hat Trick by Sydney Schroder Leads to A Win For City

Olivia Baird, Reporter
May 11, 2017
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS

Summer is on its way and City High sports are in full swing. On Tuesday, May 9th, the City High women's soccer team headed to Dubuque for another match. Dubuque Wahlert Catholic High School, whose record was 3-8, hosted City High with a record of 7-4. The Little Hawks had won 3 games in a row and looked...

Van Meter’s Two Goals Pushes City To Their 7th Season Win

Van Meter’s Two Goals Pushes City To Their 7th Season Win

Olivia Baird, Reporter
May 9, 2017
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS

On Friday, May 5th, Linn-Mar played the City High Little Hawks at their home stadium. City, whose record was 6-4, played Linn Mar, whose record was 6-2. Varsity kickoff was at 7:00. The game at first was very even. Both teams fought for and moved the ball. In the first ten minutes of the game, Sydney...

City High Prevails Against Dubuque Wahlert

Noah Bullwinkle, Video Editor
May 9, 2017
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS

After holding off a late comeback attempt, the Little Hawk men's soccer team triumphed over Dubuque Senior 2-1 in Monday's game. "We did a good job adapting to how they played, which is a good sign because in the past we've had trouble doing that," Temesgen Schumm '20 said. "We did a good job dropping...

Fresh/Soph Soccer Off to a Rough Start

Fresh/Soph Soccer Off to a Rough Start

Quincy Ott, Reporter
May 5, 2017
Filed under SPORTS

The 9/10th grade team has struggled heavily this season and are ranked fourth in the MVC at 4-3 with two disappointing losses to Prairie and Washington, and another from west. In both of the first games The Little Hawks dominated the ball and created many scoring chances. But the young team has been pla...

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