The Black & White

  • Dodgeball intrumural will be held Feb. 4 at 11 a.m.

  • Auditions for spring musical now open. Pick up forms from Ryan, Robilliard or Fitzpatrick. Auditions will be held after school Jan. 30

  • Student council coin war will be held Jan. 22 - Jan. 26. Bring coins to second period in order to compete.

  • Prom committee to have first meeting Jan. 18 in room 409

  • Seniors are now able to sign up for their Dragon Scholarship Fund interview. To do so, visit http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080e48a5af2aa75-dragon

Johnston boys’ basketball team beats Urbandale 52-40

Johnston boys’ basketball team beats Urbandale 52-40

Kara Green, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Johnston boys' varsity basketball team beat Urbandale 52-40  Dec. 15. The game was played at Urbandale High School. Peyton Williams '19, an injured player, did not play this game. Even without one of their starters, Johnston pulled through and won the game. Boston Grimes '18, fell and got hurt...

Boys’ varsity basketball wins first home game

Boys’ varsity basketball wins first home game

Kara Green, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The varsity boys' basketball team beat Valley 65-42 on Dec. 5 at Johnston.  This win increased the team's streak to 4-0 and earned them the #1 ranking in the state. During the second quarter, the team went on an 11-0 run with Camden Vander Zwaag, 18', Boston Grimes, 18' and Peyton Williams 19' all contributed....

Men’s bowling team loses to Valley, 2617 – 2776

Men’s bowling team loses to Valley, 2617 – 2776

Kyle Deutsch, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The boys' varsity  had a close game against Valley High School Dec. 7, but took a loss and went home defeated, adding to the varsity score of 1-5-0. Many of the top scores got strikes and Owen Smith, '20 lead the varsity team with the score of 391, and Aidan Cooley, '18 with 385 points. They started...

Girls win second straight cross country title

Girls win second straight cross country title

Evan Newcomb, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Girls cross country has done it again winning the state title for the second year running and third in four years and asserting their dominance in 4A cross country winning by a big margin of 44 points at the meet in Fort Dodge Oct. 28. Paige Horner ‘20 lead the team winning state individually in a...

Girls dominate, boys narrowly lose at conference

Girls dominate, boys narrowly lose at conference

Evan Newcomb, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The girls cross country team completely dominated at conference winning both the JV and varsity races in convincing fashion and never really looked like losing at the CIC conference meet on Oct. 12 in Marshalltown. This dominance was led by the dangerous triumvirate of Jessica McKee ‘18, Paige Horn...