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How COVID-19 is Affecting the College Recruitment Process

How COVID-19 is Affecting the College Recruitment Process

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 Girls Basketball Team Loses in the Semifinal Round at 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

City High Track Teams Run into the New 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...

A Heads up on Concussions

A Heads up on Concussions

Julianne Berry-Stoelzle, Sports Editor

February 26, 2020

Everyone only has one brain, and protecting that brain can be a challenge. According to a study published in the journal Pediatrics, football is the sport with the highest concussion rates followed by girls soccer and boys ice hockey. Nathan Bradford ‘23 has had three concussions from playing foo...

A Little Hawk in Green

A Little Hawk in Green

Alison Kenaston and Julianne Berry-Stoelzle

February 26, 2020

The shrill sound of a whistle filled the room, signaling the end of the match. Sophia Strathearn ‘21 released her opponent and rose to her feet. This was only her second official wrestling match, but she had won. She turned to the other girl and they shook hands, smiles on both of their faces.  ...

A Kueter Comeback State Championship

A Kueter Comeback State Championship

Jacob Williamson and Ella Hackathorn

February 25, 2020

After returning from a three month long injury, Ben Kueter went undefeated for the rest of his freshman season.

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