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Bowling Prepares for State Qualifier Meet

Bowling Prepares for State Qualifier Meet

Natalie Green, Henry Mildenstein, and Emme Perencevich

February 14, 2019


Filed under NEWS, SPORTS

While bowling is often considered a casual game played with friends and family members of the City High bowling team are dedicated to becoming the best possible bowler they can be. Throughout the 2018-2019 school year, the bowling team has been one of the more successful teams at City High. As the stat...

Girls Basketball Clinches Another Conference Title

Girls Basketball Clinches Another Conference Title

Jack Bacon, Reporter

February 14, 2019


Filed under Basketball, SPORTS

City High girls basketball are conference champions. Again. The Little Hawks clinched the MVC Mississippi Division on Wednesday night with a 60-54 win over Cedar Rapids Washington. The win marked Coach Bill McTaggert's seventh conference title in as many years, a feat that proves to any doubters that...

Weigel for the Win

Weigel for the Win

Alison Kenaston and Julianne Berry-Stoelzle

February 14, 2019


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

In a season plagued by injuries, Isaac Weigel ‘21 has managed to remain healthy. Weigel has won almost every individual event he has been put into, constantly working to reach the goals he has set for the future. “He has been just a workhorse for us,” Coach Jordan Huff said. “We can’t real...

Little Hawks Battle Warriors For MVC Title

Little Hawks Battle Warriors For MVC Title

Jack Bacon, Reporter

February 13, 2019


Filed under Basketball, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

The moment City High girls basketball had been building towards was here. Already the number one seed overall in the state, the Little Hawks were set to take on Cedar Falls in a game to clinch at least a share of the MVC Title... but Iowa weather had other plans. The game between the Tigers (18-1)...

Fighting Fit!

Fighting Fit!

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under City High, SPORTS

Riding Together

Riding Together

Lottie Gidal, News and Sports Editor

February 11, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

To many, horseback riding appears to be a solo sport, but for Alex ‘20 and Rachel Marsh ‘22, quite the opposite is true. Not only do they consider themselves part of a team with their horses, but they also have each other to rely on. “When I was in elementary school, I tried so hard to talk...

City Drops the Ball

City Drops the Ball

Lottie Gidal, News and Sports Editor

February 11, 2019


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

In what is normally the most anticipated game of the basketball season, barely a hundred supporters were in the stands Thursday night to cheer on their teams as City prepared to take on West for the second time. Low turnout and a slew of missed practices due to weather set the stage for a night of disappointment...

City Wins 59-18 against Dubuque Senior on Wrestling’s Senior Night

City Wins 59-18 against Dubuque Senior on Wrestling’s Senior Night

Lottie Gidal, News and Sports Editor

January 22, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

Despite plummeting temperatures and the threat of a huge snowstorm, over a hundred people showed up in the City High gym on Thursday to support the Little Hawks. Taking on Dubuque Senior at both the JV and Varsity levels, the team was ready to make a strong showing on Senior Night. “It’s gre...

Sophomore Basketball Falls to Linn-Mar

Sophomore Basketball Falls to Linn-Mar

Henry Mildenstein and Natalie Green

January 16, 2019


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Despite success early in the season the boys sophomore basketball team fell 63-43 to Linn-Mar. While the game was played close for most of the second half, City fell behind early and couldn’t stem the bleeding. Kolby Kucera ‘21, a forward on the team, feels like they were outpaced on defense. ...

City Comes Up Just Short Against Ranked Linn-Mar

City Comes Up Just Short Against Ranked Linn-Mar

Jack Bacon and Henry Mildenstein

January 16, 2019


Filed under Basketball, SPORTS

The City High boys basketball team dominated the first quarter on Tuesday night, but came up just short. The last part of that sentence can be said of almost every game the Little Hawks have played so far this season After winning their first two games of the season, the team suffered a blowout loss ...

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