Sports

Weight room dynamic altered due to Padgett’s new influence

Music is blasting. The sound of weights clanging onto the floor and into each other can be heard constantly. To experience this, all one has to do is go down to the weight room. When strength and conditioning coach Jesse Padgett first arrived in 2019, there were only a few teams that would come to […]

News

Clash of the Classes resumes after two-year hiatus

The first traditional Clash of the Classes in two years was held in the high school gymnasium Tuesday, Nov. 23. Student Council adviser and social studies teacher Michael Featherstone said the event looked similar to how it was before the pandemic. He said with Clash of the Classes returning to the gym, students were required […]

Opinion

Miniseries ‘Squid Game’ provides fast-paced plot, strong acting

“Squid Game,” the new Netflix series released Sept. 17, is a South Korean survival drama that follows the story of Seong Gi-hun (Lee Jung-jae), who is presented with an opportunity by a mysterious man to participate in a series of games for a cash prize. The series follows a group who enters a game to […]

Sports

Senior golfer qualifies for district finals, shoots a 72 to cap off final season

Senior golfer Robby Meyer made it to the Division 1 district final this year by shooting a 72 at sectionals. Boys golf coach Jimmy Ryan said he was impressed by his playoff performance. “He qualified for the district tournament and played the best golf I have seen him play in four years,” Ryan said. Meyer […]

Sports

Winter sports coaches, athletes working to get season underway in next few weeks

As fall sports are coming to a close, the gym doors are opening, wrestling mats are being rolled out and the pool is being refilled in anticipation of the winter sports season. Girls basketball coach Brycen Baugh said that to be ready to play and stay in shape, the team had scrimmages and shooting practices […]

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Meet your new senior class officers

Seniors Nicholas Eddy and Ryan Bernstein Q: Introduce yourselves. A: Eddy: “I’m the senior class president. I am a captain of the soccer team, run track and enjoy doing graphic design.” Bernstein: “I’m the senior class vice-president. My hobbies include playing baseball with the school and club teams, as well as volunteering.” Q: Why did […]