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Girls’ track runs well at home meet

Josie Hovey '19 sprints to the finish in the 400m race. Hovey finished third in the race. The girls track team competed at home on April 11.

Justin Gard, Staff Writer

April 21, 2017

The girls' track team competed at home on April 11. They competed against Boone, Ankeny  Centennial, Waukee, Iowa City West, Des Moines North, and Gilbert. Jessica Mckee ‘18 and Brooke Mckee ‘20 placed second and third in the 1500m run. Mackenzie Laughlin ’18, Kendall Nead ’20, Josie Hovey ’19, ...

Varsity girls’ track team competes at home meet

Brooke Mckee '20 hands off the baton to Taryn Swaim '18, the team finished first in the 4 by 800m relay. The girls track team competed at home on March 28.

Justin Gard, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017

The girls' track team competed March 28 against Ankeny Centennial, Dowling and Valley. Jessica Mckee placed first in the varsity 3000m race. Josie Hovey ‘19 placed second, while Brooke Mckee ’20 placed third in the varsity 800m race. Mackenzie Laughlin ‘18, Brooke Mckee ‘20, Taryn Swaim ‘18,...

Girls’ basketball loses to Indianola at state

Attempting to get the ball from her Indianola opponent, Taryn Knuth '17 reaches her hand out while her teammates step back. The girls lost the quarterfinal round of state basketball against Indianola, 77-67.

Kitarrah Mangra-Dutcher, Photo Editor

March 2, 2017

The Dragons lost against Indianola during the quarterfinal round of girls state basketball on Mar. 1. The girls lost with a final score of 77-67. "All the emotions started flooding in me, I started feeling super sad and starting to face reality," Brooke Wilmes '17 said. "I also got mad and pissed, but...

Girls’ down Maroons, boys’ fall short

Senior Kenton Thoms tries to block his opponent from Dowling
Catholic. The boys’ basketball team played against Dowling Catholic,
Feb. 5, losing 72-67.

Kitarrah Mangra-Dutcher, Website Manager

February 9, 2016

Varsity boys' and girls'  basketball took on the Dowling Catholic Maroons Feb. 5. The girls started out the night with a win of 57-47, while the boys took the court next, but fell to the Maroons with a final score of 72-67. "We played decent, but we didn't come close to our maximum potential," junior...