The Little Hawk

Clubs During Corona

This art represents athletes working out at home while being connected through Zoom.

Julianne Berry-Stoelzle and Jae Dancer

May 18, 2020

Music plays in the background as Rika Yahashiri ‘21 exercises. Like at any regular practice, her coach watches her form and she can hear her teammates talking. However, they are not in the room with her, but at their own houses. Due to the spread of COVID-19, Iowa Flyers’ practices are being held over Z...

Wellness in Quarantine

Wellness in Quarantine

Paris Fuller, News Editor

May 18, 2020

Every morning Harper Denniston ‘21 gets out of bed and gets ready for her run. Even in quarantine she is trying to stay in shape for the upcoming cross country season. She runs anywhere from two to eight miles a day, six days a week. She plans her routes based on her mileage, sometimes going to Ter...

Athlete Profile: Lucy Corbin and Aaron Rutherford on Staying Fit at Home

Photos courtesy of Lucy Corbin and Matthew Brown.

Rachel Marsh, Reporter

May 14, 2020

Every day around 8:40 in the morning, she gets up and goes out on a run. Sometimes threshold pace, sometimes all out, sometimes a nice easy 2-4 miles. Afterward, it’s straight to a Chloe Ting core workout, shower, and to schoolwork. Lucy Corbin ‘22 is a varsity track and cross country athlete findi...

City High Spring 2020 Sports Canceled Due to Coronavirus

City's high lower lot displays a closed sign due to the school closure caused by COVID-19.

Rachel Marsh, Reporter

May 13, 2020

A season cut short. Unaware it would be the last game or meet. Unable to say goodbye. Possibly, not even the chance to say hello. The cancellation of school, caused by COVID-19 and the cancellation of spring sports has been finalized as of Friday, 17 of April. “The IHSAA and IGHSAU made the decision to...

How COVID-19 is Affecting the College Recruitment Process

The City High track lays deserted due to the postponement of spring sports

Julianne Berry-Stoelzle, Sports Editor

March 19, 2020

Since the discovery of COVID-19 in December of 2019, the virus outbreak has been deemed both a pandemic by the World Health Organization and a national emergency by President Trump. COVID-19 has led to the use of extreme measures, including the lockdown of multiple countries. With the closure of scho...

The Girls Basketball Team Loses in the Semifinal Round at the State Tournament

The City High Girls Basketball team lost to Johnston 61-71 during on Thursday March 5, during the semifinals of the state tournament. ,

Rachel Marsh, Reporter

March 6, 2020

The journey to the state girls basketball tournament was a long one and on Thursday, March 5, the girls basketball team went up to Des Moines to compete in the third leg on the state journey. The first was going almost undefeated their whole season, losing only to the Waukee girls In a home game on Fe...

City High Track Teams Run into the New Season

Jordan Sekafetz '21 racing the 100 meter hurdles on April 5, 2019 during her sophomore track season.

Alison Kenaston, Sports Editor

March 6, 2020

On March third and fourth, the boys and girls track teams started off their seasons with competing at indoor tracks. The boys track team ran at the University of Dubuque and Wartburg on Tuesday, while the girls track team competed at St. Ambrose University on Wednesday.  This year is Cole Washburn’s ‘21 first t...

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