Sports

Girls Don’t Back Down

April 16, 2019

Girls Don’t Back Down By Myah Cunningham The girls basketball team may have had a rough start to the season, but they came back tougher than ever. Our varsity girls conquered the Mountain Valley Conference as league champions with a record of 12-0. Girls haven’t won league since 2015, so winning was a big deal. […]

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League Leaders

March 13, 2019

League Leaders By Samantha Lewis The girls team is ranked #7 in the state and is pretty much unstoppable this season! The girls basketball team is dominating with an 8-0 league record! Varsity player Alexa Ellis (10) agreed that “The season is going great” and that they are growing and learning as a team, and […]

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Go for the Fall! The most Intense Sport to Watch? Wrestling!

March 13, 2019

Go for the fall! The most intense sport to watch? Wrestling! By Tim Meinzen   Pin their shoulders to the mat. That, very simply, is what wrestlers try to do to their opponent. That can happen in a blur, or it can’t be done in the six exhausting minutes that wrestlers go at each other. […]

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Ballin With the Boys

March 13, 2019

Ballin’ With the Boys by Micah Stam With the mane flying, Logan Pruitt scores from the inside and then sinks from outside the three point line. Logan dominates the boards, but he has a great support with Stephen Parmenter controlling the ball on drives and The Varsity boys are having one of their best seasons […]

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Are You as Tough as a Girl?

January 11, 2019

by Karly Granas For many people, wrestling is just a sport. But for some it’s much more than that. “Wrestling is a challenge. People told me I couldn’t do it, and I wanted to prove to myself that I could. I started in fourth grade, and absolutely love the sport. Wrestling season is something I […]

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Do Soccer Games Entertain Spectators?

January 11, 2019

  Do Soccer Games Entertain Spectators? by Ashten Friedemann Soccer is the number on most watched sport in the world.There are about 4 billion fans watching for the thrill of only a few goals per game. If you ever watched one of the major games in soccer, like an El Classico, or the World Cup, […]

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Maddy Woodward takes District Title in Cross Country in 3A Division

November 13, 2018

Maddy Woodward takes District title in Cross Country in 3A division with a time of 20.04 seconds over 5,000 meters. “I run because I like the feeling of power it gives me. It’s a stress reliever. I don’t know what I would do if I couldn’t run again.”

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Football Finds a Footing

November 9, 2018

With four coaches in the last four years, the Billies have found their man. Despite a tough season, Coach Joel Smith has fostered a sense of team pride with his philosophy of look good, feel good. He has done a good job making the team more of a family including some necessary team discipline. Highlights […]

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Sports at a Glance

November 9, 2018

Cheerleaders raise Allie Fitzpatrick and Kenzie Litson at homecoming   Kate VanDerlip keeps Billie fans engaged Kurt Perini dashes to the finish with a full head of steam   Chantelle Hoffman sprints to the end Volleyball seniors Megan Hoellrich, Hannah Way, Victoria Lewis, Hanna Willet  with Johnny Oljace    

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Boys Soccer Comes Oh So Close

November 7, 2018

By Trevin Friedemann: The boys varsity soccer team played their best game against Creswell on 9/10/18. In the game against Pleasant Hill’s #1 rival, the players bolted everywhere, putting their body in front of the play and challenging the opponents at the half. The communication was the best they have ever had on the pitch. […]

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