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City v. West Soccer

City v. West Soccer

Lottie Gidal, Sports Editor

April 10, 2019


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Women "We pay you the big bucks to score something out there!" yelled West High's varsity girls coach in frustration as the game entered its second half, and the coach's sentiments were shared by the expectant crowd. The annual City v. West soccer game was progressing at a slow pace, with only a few ...

Check-In With Tennis

Check-In With Tennis

Victoria Weckmann, Reporter

April 9, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

The first men’s varsity tennis meet at City High is officially over, and despite some crushing losses, Evan Hansen ‘19 is optimistic for the upcoming season. “[My goals are] probably to improve as much as I can and win as many matches as I can,” Hansen said. Hansen is not new to tennis ...

Girls Track Team Reaches for Drake Relays at Pleasant Valley

Girls Track Team Reaches for Drake Relays at Pleasant Valley

Phoebe Chapnick-Sorokin, Executive Editor

April 9, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

The girls track team has been practicing since February; running, jumping, and throwing almost every day for three months. It has attended many meets and is now working on qualifying events for the Drake Relays. On April 5, it competed in a meet at Pleasant Valley, varsity scoring fifth place with 90 poi...

Early Season Boys Tennis Q&A

Early Season Boys Tennis Q&A

Victoria Weckmann, Reporter

April 3, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

As we head into the 2019 boy's tennis season, there are a lot of exciting things to look forward to. Now, John Nicknish ‘22, and Diego Paciotto-Biggers ‘20 spill the tea on the upcoming season. According to Nicknish, this year in tennis is something to look forward to… Q: Have you played ten...

In Search of a Coach: Ultimate Season Starts Up Again

In Search of a Coach: Ultimate Season Starts Up Again

Nina Lavezzo-Stecopoulos, Features Editor

March 28, 2019


Filed under NEWS, SPORTS

As spring sports start up again, the second year of City High’s ultimate disc club is coming quick. Last year Collin Spratt and Brady Vanlo started the first ever City high ultimate frisbee team. Certified by the American Ultimate Disc League, the team competed at state with more than enough members t...

Cold Temps Cancel Scoring at West High Track Meet

Cold Temps Cancel Scoring at West High Track Meet

Jae Dancer and Jack Bacon

March 27, 2019


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

City High girls track kicked off their outdoor season on Tuesday at Iowa City West’s Trojan Relays, but, due to cold weather, the event will not count on the team’s record. Though temperatures were too cold for the event to be officially scored city high still competed to their best ability. “I ...

New Year New Team

New Year New Team

Ruth Meehan, Reporter

March 27, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

The 2019 men’s track season has just started bringing in a whole new group of runners, jumpers, and hurdlers. Lower and upperclassmen alike have started to become a team. They have attended four track meets so far and are figuring out how to be a team even when you aren’t all competing at the same time....

LH Sports Podcast: 10 Questions with the New A.D. Phillip Hansen and a Soccer Preview

LH Sports Podcast: 10 Questions with the New A.D. Phillip Hansen and a Soccer Preview

Jesse Hausknecht-Brown and Julianne Berry-Stoelzle

March 15, 2019


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, Podcasts, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Sports Podcast

  SOCCER PREVIEW City High Men’s Soccer Gears Up for Another State Run The squeak of shoes echoes across the City High gym. Players pass and move off the ball, and cheers for impressive skills occasionally permeate the short games. This is the City High men’s soccer team, who is prepar...

City High Tennis Swings Into Season

City High Tennis Swings Into Season

Jae Dancer, Reporter

March 15, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

After weeks of bad weather, City High womens tennis swings into the season beginning on Monday March 12th. With practices prior to the season being consistently cancelled and delayed, City High womens tennis has had a rough start to the season. “Not having any practice prior to yesterday means we will have...

Little Hawk Throwback

Little Hawk Throwback

Jack Bacon and Josh Poe

March 13, 2019


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

 

Powderpuff Hits the Mark

Powderpuff Hits the Mark

Lottie Gidal and Jae Dancer

March 12, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

After months of delays, four teams gathered in the CHS main gym for a chance to show off their volleyball skills. The annual powderpuff volleyball tournament had its second year on Wednesday, and it generated a huge amount of excitement. “It was a really awesome experience,” Younes Rouabhi ‘19 s...

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