The Black & White

Boys Soccer beats Des Moines North 6-0 on Senior Night

Boys Soccer beats Des Moines North 6-0 on Senior Night

Evan Newcomb, Sports Editor

May 14, 2019

The boys' soccer team celebrated senior night with a 6-0 drubbing of Des Moines North on May 3.  This senior class was lead by team captains midfielder Erik Catus '19 and defender Mitchell Hermon '19. Goalkeeper Eduard Stancu '19, defender Matthew Morris '19, attacker Joey Reyes '19, defender Colin...

Trashy Parking Lot

Trashy Parking Lot

Parker Anderson, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

It is late, around seven PM, and the parking lot is completely empty. Except for the mass amount of trash, from Taco John's wrappers to cans of energy drinks. Recently, students have been leaving the parking lot trashier than a garbage dump. Kids have no idea how to clean up for themselves, nor do they...

Lizards Lazying Around

Lizards Lazying Around

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

Elliot Fisher ‘19 and Casey Hodson ‘19 spent their seventh hour on Monday watching over Marley and Persephone, Zoology teacher Kyla Burns’s Bearded Dragons. The reptiles are being taken outside more in hopes that they will eventually mate. Fisher and Hodson have seventh hour off, and dedicated...

Guest Writer: A Miracle

Guest Writer: A Miracle

Cathy Nguyen, Guest Writer

May 10, 2019

My parent's dreams are also my dreams; they deserve the world and all I want is for their dreams to come true. The only people that can make you feel loved is your family, no matter the distance, you will always be on their mind and heart, take my words. This memoir is not only an important moment fr...

Boys Track Competes At Conference

Boys Track Competes At Conference

Joel Kellar, Staff Writer

May 9, 2019

Boys track competed at conference on May 2, 2019. Jake Dieleman '19 won the discus with a throw of 159 feet 1 inch. The varsity sprint medley relay team placed third overall with a time of 1:35.39. Anthony Coleman '19 started the race, Nicolas Garcia '21 ran second, Zach Abbey '20 ran third, and Matthew...

Track Athletes Compete At The Drake Relays

Track Athletes Compete At The Drake Relays

Joel Kellar, Staff Writer

May 6, 2019

19 track athletes competed at the 2019 Drake Relays from April 24 to April 27. Aaron Potter '19 competed in the shot put. He threw 48 feet 5 inches and placed 21st. Luke Perman '19 ran in the 3200 meter run. His time was 9:44.45 and he placed 12th. Brooke McKee '20, Bella Heikes '21, and Aleah Tenpas...