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City Sets School Record With Win

City Sets School Record With Win

January 28, 2012


Filed under Basketball, City High, SPORTS

The City High Boy’s Basketball team set a new school record in a 40-22 win against Cedar Rapids Kennedy. In what was a defense-laden game was later confirmed that the 22 points the Little Hawks allowed Friday night was the fewest in school history. The previous record was 24 points in the 1985...

Rec League Disputes

Rec League Disputes

January 26, 2012


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A heated battle turned into a brawl during the January 25th Rec League games between The Plastered Penguins and the Ohh Gee Mudbones. Although it didn't take long to end, it did begin a long lasting rivalry. "We all saw the outcome, we look forward to see the Mudbones in the first round of the play-...

Wrestlers Go 1-1 In Triangular Duel At Cedar Rapids Kennedy

Wrestlers Go 1-1 In Triangular Duel At Cedar Rapids Kennedy

January 20, 2012


Filed under Wrestling

  This past Thursday the Little Hawk wrestlers traveled to Cedar Rapids Kennedy for a triangular duel meet with Kennedy, and Dubuque Wahlert. The Little Hawks went 1-1 beating Dubuque Wahlert 45 to 36 and falling to Cedar Rapids Kennedy 40 to 33. Evgeney Kolyvanov (at 126 and 132 lbs), Ryan Ma...

Third Quarter Horror Leads to Little Hawk Loss

Third Quarter Horror Leads to Little Hawk Loss

January 16, 2012


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Apply pressure on defense, handle West’s pressure on offense, and play consistently for the entire 32 minutes, were the keys to a potential City High upset over the Women of Troy. The Little Hawks accomplished these goals for the majority of the contest. Then in a nod to the classic Friday the 13th movies, a nightmarish 11-0 third quarter run, mortally wounded the L...

Girls Battle for Bragging Rights and Confidence Boost

Girls Battle for Bragging Rights and Confidence Boost

January 13, 2012


Filed under Basketball, SPORTS

Today is a big day for the girl’s basketball team.  They will travel across the river to take on cross town rival, West High at six PM.  With bragging rights at stake, the girls hope to prove they can compete with the top team in the state. Coming into the game the 9-3 Little Hawks are the underdogs as the Women of Troy are 12-0 and ranked No. 1 in the s...

City State Championship Wrestling Teams Convene for Reunion

City State Championship Wrestling Teams Convene for Reunion

January 11, 2012


Filed under SPORTS, Wrestling

        Saturday January 21st, Champions from previous years will get together to celebrate and reminisce about their glory days. Members from the 1992, 1999, and 2002 teams will assemble at City High during the Bean City Duals dual tournament to be recognized. “I think about our state champio...

The Little Hawks Pick Up a Win in Weekend Doubleheader

The Little Hawks Pick Up a Win in Weekend Doubleheader

January 9, 2012


Filed under Basketball, SPORTS

By Tristan Spears The City High Boy’s Basketball picked up a win at the Muscatine Fieldhouse on Saturday, coming less than 24 hours after dropping a home game against Cedar Rapids Prairie. City started the Prairie game off right with a quick five points to start the game. But Prairie would...

Boys Swimming vs. Cedar Falls

Boys Swimming vs. Cedar Falls

January 6, 2012


Filed under SPORTS, Swimming

The boys swim team ended up in defeat against Cedar Falls, Tuesday January 3rd. This was the boys last home dual meet of the season. The final score of the meet was 105 to 65, with wins by Kelly McNeilly ‘12 in the 200 individual medley, and the 500 freestyle. Wins also came from Senior Brady St. ...

City Wins King and Queen Pins

City Wins King and Queen Pins

December 6, 2011


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Last friday at Colonial lanes the boys and girls bowling teams won the King Pin from West. “We stayed focused and determined on friday and it paid off,” Sam Dennis ‘13 said. “Everybody feels great right now because it was such a boost in confidence and team morale.” The lady Little Hawks out-scored cross-town rival West High with...

Boys’ and Girls’ Start Basketball Season Undefeated

Boys’ and Girls’ Start Basketball Season Undefeated

November 30, 2011


Filed under Basketball, SPORTS

by Jake Binggeli Girls: Linn-Mar 53 City 66 The 13th-ranked Little Hawk girls' basketball team had a slow start to their game Tuesday night at City High. The team still managed to tame the Linn-Mar Lions (2-1). City High (3-0) was lead by senior Sierra Chambers, who dominated down low for the Litt...

Little Hawks Second in a Photo Finish

Little Hawks Second in a Photo Finish

November 14, 2011


Filed under SPORTS

Liz Hubing '13, Abby Saehler '13, and Erin Muir '12 go up for the block against a West High attack. Photo by Annika Wasson By Annika Wasson So close.  The Little Hawks engaged in a thrilling five set battle against West High that unfortunately at the end, left them asking, "What if?".  In a classic struggle between the state's top two ran...

Little Hawks Swoop into Championship Match

Little Hawks Swoop into Championship Match

November 11, 2011


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By Annika Wasson In a battle of the birds, our "sturdy Little Hawks" soared just high enough to hold off a pesky flock of Ankeny Hawkettes and put themselves into the state volleyball championship match. In the first two sets, the biggest lead for either team was three points.  City won...

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