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Student athletes pop pills pre-game

Student athletes pop pills pre-game

Will Reiher and Joey Dow

April 3, 2017

Preparing for their junior year state cross country meet, Student A thought it would be advantageous for them to take some pain medication. They thought it would keep them from feeling any pain if they got hurt, so they ingested six ibuprofen pills before the meet. These pain relieving medications,...

Varsity baseball heads to Principal Park

Varsity baseball heads to Principal Park

Kitarrah Mangra-Dutcher, Photo Editor

July 22, 2016

The varsity baseball team won their game 8-1 against Fort Dodge July 20. The Dragons will continue on to Principal Park to play against the Waukee Warriors July 27 at 11:00 a.m. for a chance at the state title. This will be the 14th time in school history that the Dragons have qualified for the stat...

Varsity baseball wins sub-state tournament

Varsity baseball wins sub-state tournament

Kitarrah Mangra-Dutcher, Photo Editor

July 17, 2016

The boys' varsity baseball team won July 15 in the sub-state tournament against Ames 10-0. The game was played for six innings. The team will play again July 20 at 7:00 p.m. at home against the winner of the sub-state semifinal game between Fort Dodge and Sioux City East. The state tournament will...

Boys’ varsity baseball team comes close to state

Boys’ varsity baseball team comes close to state

Esmeralda Flores, Photo Editor

July 27, 2015

The boys' varsity baseball team's last game of the season ended Wednesday, July 22, during the Varsity Substate Final against the East Scarlets. The two teams were going neck and neck in the first half of the game until the Scarlets were eventually able to then end the night with a final score of 4-1,...

Boys’ varsity baseball team ends night with no-hitter against North

Boys’ varsity baseball team ends night with no-hitter against North

Esmeralda Flores, Photo Editor

July 25, 2015

The boys' varsity baseball team played against the North Polar Bears July 17, here at the home baseball fields, which was the first round of districts. Senior Clayton Holcomb ended the night by throwing a no-hitter and the Dragons beat the North Polar Bears with a final score of 14-8. The Dragons will...

State run ends in defeat

State run ends in defeat

Carly Kinning, Online Editor-in-chief

August 26, 2014

The varsity baseball team ended their state run against Iowa City West 6-7 in the final inning. The Dragons were ahead during the whole game, but were not able to close on top. The Dragons, however, did beat Waukee 8-3, and some called it the upset of the tournament.