The Black & White

Track team places sixth at Ames Invitational

Track team places sixth at Ames Invitational

Anne Rogers, Sports Editor

April 16, 2014

The girls varsity track team placed sixth with 86.5 points at the Ames High School Jim Duea Invitational April 15. The junior varsity team placed second behind Waukee with 107.5 points. The varsity 4x800 meter relay team had an unique start to their race. The first runners of the relay team had to...

Tennis season starts with a smash

Tennis season starts with a smash

Elizabeth Schraeger, staff writer

April 11, 2014

Both the boys' and girls' tennis teams start their seasons strong. The girls' and boys' tennis teams beat Ankeny April 8, and also were victorious against North April 10. Catch the Dragons at their home invitational Saturday, April 12.

Mishap regarding uniforms

Mishap regarding uniforms

Myles Glandorf, Staff Writer

March 12, 2014

The boys' substate basketball tournament game was held at Johnston on March 4. Playing the actual game itself can be difficult if both of the teams are wearing the same colors, which is what happened at the game. The top team in the bracket is supposed to wear white and the bottom team is supposed...

Football schedule announced for upcoming season

Football schedule announced for upcoming season

Carly Kinning, Sub Editor

March 10, 2014

The 2014-2015 football schedule has been announced for the season, and Johnston will be hosting four home games and playing five away. The schedule will be listed below.  08/29 Southeast Polk  09/05 Ankeny  09/12 Urbandale (away) 09/19 Waukee (away) 09/26 Des Moines, North (Homecoming) 10/03 Des Moines, Roosevelt ...

Q & A with Zach Jensen and Tim Stork, recently hired junior varsity boys’ soccer coaches

Q & A with Zach Jensen and Tim Stork, recently hired junior varsity boys’ soccer coaches

Clare Farrell, Sub Editor

March 5, 2014

Tim Stork »What is your previous soccer experience?  High School Player at Urbandale High School, All State Team, State Championship, member of the UHS Athletic Hall of Fame,  player at Luther College, All Conference Team, Elite Eight Team »Do you have any previous coaching experience? V...

Dragons fall to Roughriders in substate match-up

Dragons fall to Roughriders in substate match-up

Carly Kinning, Sub Editor

March 1, 2014

The varsity boys' basketball team hosted the Des Moines Roosevelt Roughriders on Friday, Feb. 28. The final score of the game 60-66, the Dragons falling to the Roughriders. The score of the game went back and forth between the two teams for the whole game, until in the third quarter the Roughriders...