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Football Opens Against Dubuque Senior

Football Opens Against Dubuque Senior

August 26, 2011


Filed under Football, SPORTS

      Tonight the City High football team takes the field for their first game against Dubuque Senior. Last year against the Rams, City High had a total 43 rushes for 291 yards for an average of 6.1 yards per carry. City also had a total of 166 passing yards and ...

Freshman Volleyball Comes Up Short to Linn-Mar

Freshman Volleyball Comes Up Short to Linn-Mar

August 24, 2011


Filed under SPORTS, Volleyball

By Annika Wasson Both freshman volleyball teams lost to Linn-Mar Monday evening at their home opener.  Red lost to Linn-Mar Black 25-13 and 25-9 and to Linn-Mar Red 25-13 and 25-12.  White lost to Linn-Mar Black 25-7 and 25-19 and to Linn-Mar Red 25-11 and 25-19. After a rough start, their coaches...

Long and Hard Spring Workouts Prepare the Football Team

Long and Hard Spring Workouts Prepare the Football Team

May 23, 2011


Filed under Football, SPORTS

Daren Jones leans tired over the bar after three hard sets of clean. It’s three months before the season kicks off. The spring football workouts are built to be hard, long, and are required to prepare players for next fall. “We’re certainly looking forward to the group, and getting everyone...

Boys Soccer To Face Clinton/Davenport Central

Boys Soccer To Face Clinton/Davenport Central

May 20, 2011


Filed under Soccer, SPORTS

by Michael Hunter Midfielder Tyler Chavez ‘12 has looked forward to this season since last years state championship defeat from Iowa City West. “After the state finals we knew we could do a lot better next year.” Chavez said. “We weren’t losing a lot of seniors, and we had good unde...

Boys Soccer Beats Cedar Falls w/ SLIDESHOW

Boys Soccer Beats Cedar Falls w/ SLIDESHOW

May 4, 2011


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, Slideshows, SPORTS

By Michael Hunter Sixth ranked boys soccer qualified themselves for the Mississippi Division Championship next tuesday with a 5-2 victory over Cedar Falls yesterday at Schrader Field. Forward Tyler Chavez '12 earned his first high school hat trick, while team mates JD McCullough '11 and Fernando Pacheco '13...

Girls Win Forwald/Coleman Relays by 16 points

Girls Win Forwald/Coleman Relays by 16 points

April 22, 2011


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, Slideshows, SPORTS, Track

As the City High girls track team ran their victory lap they couldn't help but smile as they watched the Iowa City West High girls team pack-up and leave, without the Forwald/Coleman title for the first time in six years and shedding a few tears in defeat. City High claimed five individual titles,...

Boys Tennis Goes 0-9 Against Xavier

Boys Tennis Goes 0-9 Against Xavier

April 13, 2011


Filed under SPORTS, Tennis

By Michael Hunter With a pleasant temperature of 68 degree's and clear skies the conditions were perfect for a tough conference meet with Cedar Rapids Xavier. However the weather did not favor the Little Hawks on the day, falling 9-0 to Xavier. "They are trying hard," coach Chip Hardesty said....

McCullough kicks winning goal in opening match

McCullough kicks winning goal in opening match

April 2, 2011


Filed under SPORTS

J.D McCullough stepped up to a penalty kick with two-minutes left to play. The score was zero-zero. With a strike to the bottom left corner victory was seized. Last year, City finished second in state, which was a surprise to most. This year the second ranked City is dealing with new expectation...

Girls Soccer Preview

Girls Soccer Preview

April 1, 2011


Filed under SPORTS

By Will Benson As spring creeps up, the girls soccer team laces up their cleats this week in preparation for their first game on April 5 in a match-up against Cedar Rapids Washington in the annual Jamboree at Kingston Stadium. “We don’t have many older players, so people who have game expe...

Hurricanes vs. Dunking Under Integrity SLIDESHOW

Hurricanes vs. Dunking Under Integrity SLIDESHOW

March 10, 2011


Filed under Basketball, MULTIMEDIA, Slideshows, SPORTS

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Above Average Joe’s Lead Rec League After Tate Win

Above Average Joe’s Lead Rec League After Tate Win

February 17, 2011


Filed under SPORTS

Rec League Standings Above Average Joes 4-0 Hoops! I Did It Again 4-0 Flint Tropics 3-1 Tate High 3-1 Dunking Under Influence 2-2 F.S.U. 1-3 Pokeballerz 1-3 Riverside Hurricanes 1-3 Swishin’ Sweets 1-3 Team Hasler 0-4 ...

Two State Champions at City High

February 16, 2011


Filed under SPORTS, Swimming

Two state champions and four new school records were accomplished this past weekend. The boys swim team placed 6th at the State meet, against 33 other schools. “This was the highest place City has ever achieved at state,” Coach Burkle said. “I am very proud of the boys.” Cam Herting won ...

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