The Little Hawk

The Man, The Legend, Chip Hardesty – Coach’s Profile

April 29, 2010


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By Andrew Fenneman Little Hawk Staff Reporter Chip Hardesty doesn't have a reputation for being a tough coach. He avoids most of the drill sergeant tactics used successfully by many high school coaches. "I try to take into account the personality of each player to see what they may or may not...

JV Girls Tennis dukes it out with West

April 23, 2010


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By Margaret Yapp There was a City-West battle at City High this week.  Most inner-city battles stir up hard feelings, jeers and overall excitement.  But unlike other sports JV girls tennis can only be described with one word: fun, even when battling the west side ladies of troy. Before the...

Boys Soccer suffers loss against Cedar Rapids Washington

April 22, 2010


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By: Colin McAllister CLICK HERE FOR SLIDE SHOW City High played against Cedar Rapids Washington Thursday, April 15.  Cedar Rapids scored the game winning point five minutes from the end of the game.  Junior J.D. McCullough scored City High's point in the begging of the second half.  City High L...

Mittman and Robertson lead track team to Drake – Girls win Clinton Relays

April 20, 2010


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By Erin Danielson and Nora Holman Little Hawk Staff Reporters On Thursday April 22nd, 12 members of the boys’ track team will head to Des Moines to participate in the 101st annual Drake Relays. This meet is considered to be one of the biggest Track & Field meets in the country. Athletes from across the country and even across the wo...

Varsity finishes 3rd at Valley Relays

April 7, 2010


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By Nora Holman & Liliana Coelho Little Hawk Staff Reporters Click here for... Photo Slide Show Varsity Boys Track finished third last Saturday, April 3rd. Chris Robertson '10 placed first in the 3200 meter run with a personal best of 9:49.27. Another first place finisher was Bobby Milla...

Boys Tennis Win Big Against CR Prairie

April 7, 2010


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By Tucker Tholen With the strong spring winds blowing on a Tuesday afternoon the City High boys tennis team opened up the season against Cedar Rapids Prairie. The Little Hawks won big 8-1, lead by City's Nathaniel Gier '10 who won singles 6-2, 6-1 and doubles 7-6, 6-7 and 10-7 in the tiebreaker. “That...

Cameron Herting nominated for KCRG Athlete of the Week

March 8, 2010


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Cameron Herting has been nominated for his state championship performance in swimming. Go to the following link to vote for him. http://www.kcrg.com/sports/athleteoftheweek/vote...

City loses to Washington in Sub-State Final – Photo SLIDESHOW

March 3, 2010


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Photos by Tucker Tholen ZOOM IN OR OUT ON YOUR BROWSER IF YOU DON'T SEE THE FULL IMAGE YOU MAY ALSO CLICK ON THE LOWER RIGHT HAND CORNER TO ENLARGE THE SLIDESHOW...

Boy’s Swimming State Finals

February 23, 2010


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By Margaret Yapp PHOTO BY: Bryant McAllister The bleachers of the Marshalltown YMCA are overflown with screaming moms and body-painted girls as the 2010 Iowa high school boy's state swimming qualifiers walk onto the swim deck to start off the swim meet. Among the swimmers are nine City High qualifier...

#1 seed for boys basketball

February 23, 2010


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By Tucker Tholen 2.5.10 With many doubts at the beginning of the season the Little Hawks boys basketball have showed the state their here to play. City Highs senior leader Nolan Amelon was sidelined by a mild ankle injury in the middle of the season. “ It sucks being injured during the season, especially during my senior seson.” But missing one of their key player the Little Ha...

Taking it to the pool

February 4, 2010


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By Colin McAllister 2.5.10 The pool is quiet in anticipation as the meet is about to start.Faintly heard from the locker room is the muffled beat of music. The door is opened as the City High men’s swim team walks out with their newly acquired boombox playing D.A.N.C.E. by Justice. They walk past Cedar Rapids Washington, a rival that is abo...

Field House Fee

February 4, 2010


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The University of Iowa is erecting a new recreational facility that will surpass the old one in both size and quality. However, students at City High are concerned about the potential loss of what has become a major hangout spot. "I pretty much eat, sleep, and drink over there. If they start charging...

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