The Black & White

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...

Dance team competes at state

The dance team along with their coach and assistant coach pose for a picture after finishing their pom routine. Dance team competed at the state dance team competition Dec. 2 at Wells Fargo Arena.

Angela Cai, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016

On Friday Dec. 2, the varsity dance team competed at the state dance team competition held at Wells Fargo Arena. The dance team competed with a pom and jazz dance, and 14 members of the 17 member team danced in each. The competition is organized into divisions based on school size. Since Johnsto...

Students qualify for State Special Olympics

The Special Olympics bowling team competed at Plaza Lanes Oct. 20. Students Miranda Kerr and Mason Merak qualified for the state competition Nov. 19.

Hailey Sherman, Staff Writer

October 25, 2016

After being rewarded blue ribbons, students Miranda Kerr and Mason Marek qualified for state bowling in the Special Olympics after they competed at Plaza Lanes Oct. 20. Other participants from around the state fought for their spot, including students Becky Scoles, Mpwanga Ntambwe, Erin Gardner and...

Females in business travel to ISU

Professor Amber Bellville teaches prospective business women the basics of supply chain management.

Mackenzie Beck, Staff Writer

October 20, 2016

Iowa State University hosted a "Young Women in Business" conference Oct. 17. Business teachers Kayla Bousum and Kristine Volesky took 30 of their female business students to join more than 100 other prospective business students. Lessons on business economics, business management, accounting and sup...

Boys’ golf ties for seventh at state

Akansh Gupta '18 attempts to get his ball out of the sand bunker. The boys' golf team competed at state in Polk City, Oct. 7-8.

Mackenzie Beck, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016

The boys' golf team concluded their season tying for seventh at the state tournament that took place on Oct. 7-8. It was held at the 18-hole course at the Tournament Club of Iowa (TCI) in Polk City. "We finished a little lower than we thought we would, but we got a lot of compliments from people all...

State run ends in defeat

The Dragons won the first game 8-3 against Waukee, and some called it the upset of the tournament.

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.