The Black & White

Boys Basketball Loses A Heartbreaker Versus Ankeny

Boys Basketball Loses A Heartbreaker Versus Ankeny

Joel Kellar, Sports Editor

January 24, 2020

Boys Basketball lost a heartbreaking game against Ankeny 74-80 on January 16, 2020. The offense was on fire early in the game but then cooled off in the second half. Their defense also worsened as the game went which led to it being a tight game in the fourth quarter. In the last few minutes of the game...

Boys and Girls Basketball go head to head with Dowling Catholic

Boys and Girls Basketball go head to head with Dowling Catholic

Cameron DeRoos and Joel Kellar

January 6, 2020

The Johnston Girls and Boys Basketball faced off against Dowling Catholic. The girls won their match up with a final score of 72-70, whilst the boys lost their match up 38-54.

Johnston Girls Defeat East High 71-25

Johnston Girls Defeat East High 71-25

Hank Lucas, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

Girls Basketball Beats North Polk in Home Opener

Girls Basketball Beats North Polk in Home Opener

Cameron DeRoos and Joel Kellar

December 3, 2019

A duo of seniors stole the show at the Girls Basketball home opener. Maya McDermott '20 had 35 points, four rebounds, and five assists to open the season. Kendall Nead '20, the second part of the dynamic duo, had 24 points, seven rebounds, and four assists. The girls got an early lead and never let that...

Girls Cross Country Team Wins Third State Title in Four Years

Charlie Pattinson, Staff Writer

November 11, 2019

The inevitable factors of life: death, taxes, and Johnston girls cross country winning state titles. For the third time in four years, girls cross country ended their season with a state title in Fort Dodge. On Nov. 2, they easily out ran the competition and beat the second place team, Dubuque Senior,...