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The Breakdown

The Breakdown

Jack Bacon, Reporter

October 1, 2018


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Into the Cougar Den

Into the Cougar Den

Kate Kueter, Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

The Cougar Invite, held at Cedar Rapids Kennedy High School, was the second invite of the girls swim season. “I think [it] is a great middle of the season competition for us,” Coach Zane Hugo said. “It gives us variety in our competition.” Starting off the diving portion for City were ...

Diving Right In

Diving Right In

Julianne Berry-Stoelzle, Reporter

September 25, 2018


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In her very first meet of the 2018 swim season, Olivia Masterson ‘20 broke the oldest swim record at City. She swam the 200 Individual Medley in 1:53.52, breaking the previous record of 2:13.89 set by Erica Wockenfuss in 1980. “Everyone was like, “What the heck?’” Masterson said. “Even I was not ex...

City High Makes a Comeback

City High Makes a Comeback

Alison Kenaston, Photo Editor

September 17, 2018


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

 

Feeling the Heat

Feeling the Heat

Lottie Gidal, News and Sports Editor

September 16, 2018


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, XCountry

Cross-country runners at the 2018 Heartland Classic pushed past more than just their competitors on Saturday; the 98-degree heat index forced many athletes past their point of endurance. “I was expecting better,” Cece Kelly-Harvey ‘21 said. “People started cutting me off but I just tried to...

“Camo/Yellow Out” Student Section Theme Announced

“Camo/Yellow Out” Student Section Theme Announced

Owen Sorenson, Reporter

September 14, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SPORTS

This Friday’s new theme for the student section has changed to “Camo/Yellow Out,” in honor of Military Appreciation Night as well as the cheerleaders’ partnership with St. Jude’s Hospital. Yellow ribbons will be passed out for people to wear. This theme is for the home football game aga...

Volleyball Looks To Improve

Volleyball Looks To Improve

Quincy Ott, Reporter

September 13, 2018


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Sound bounced off the walls and made the bleachers shake before City High’s opening game against West. Nervous energy radiated from the players as balls soared through the air. After the first serve, both sides seemed to let out a sigh of relief, starting their respective seasons. After a disappoint...

The Unfriendly Friendly

The Unfriendly Friendly

Alberto Ortiz, Reporter

September 11, 2018


Filed under BLOGS, SPORTS

The US and Mexico have released their rosters for the friendlies this month including for when they play each other September 11th in Nashville, Tennessee.  The US plays Brazil and Mexico plays Uruguay on September 7th. After looking through both of the rosters, they tell me that both countries are...

City High vs. Ames High School

City High vs. Ames High School

Alison Kenaston, Photo Editor

September 11, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

Freshman Football Team Falls to Peet

Freshman Football Team Falls to Peet

Wayne Joseph, Reporter

September 6, 2018


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The game was rapidly coming to an end as tension rose between City High and Peet Junior High. City repeatedly threw the ball wide and had players run it out of bounds in an attempt to slow down time. However, their last quarter effort was not enough. The final score was 0-20 with City High’s freshma...

Cedar Falls Overcomes City High 47-0

Cedar Falls Overcomes City High 47-0

Ethan Snee, Reporter

September 6, 2018


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Coming off of a 38-21 win against Liberty last week, the Little Hawks came into Friday night’s contest against Cedar Falls knowing it would be a whole different game. “It was gonna be tough. No question about that. Playing them at the dome, their home opener, that’s a tough assignment,” Head ...

Just Facts: City High vs Cedar Falls Preview

Just Facts: City High vs Cedar Falls Preview

Jack Bacon, Reporter

August 31, 2018


Filed under BLOGS, Football, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Fun fact: City High defeated Iowa City Liberty 38-21 in the first ever meeting between the two schools. The Little Hawks rushed for 403 yards last Friday in what was the first-ever varsity football game in Liberty Lightning history. This week in "Just Facts," we'll look forward to week two of Li...

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