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AHS Adds Competitive Freshmen to the Wrestling Team

AHS Adds Competitive Freshmen to the Wrestling Team

Tyler Moen and Emma Templeton

December 15, 2017


Filed under Activities, Features, Sports, Sports Showcase, Wrestling

Winter is just around the corner which means Atlantic wrestling is back in full swing. “We are excited as a staff for the new year. We have some returners who have a lot of varsity experience and very high individual goals. We have some new faces that are going to get their opportunity to earn varsity...

Trojans Win Second Game in a Row

Trojans Win Second Game in a Row

Noah Bruckner, Sports editor

December 11, 2017


Filed under Activities, Boys' basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

On Friday, Dec. 8. The Atlantic Trojans boys varsity basketball team took on the Creston Panthers in their 4th game of the season. Atlantic, who was coming off a blowout win against the Red Oak Tigers went into the game looking for their second straight win. Both teams came out with their best defense...

Trojan Wrestlers Host First Tournament

Trojan Wrestlers Host First Tournament

Cooper McDermott

December 4, 2017


Filed under Activities, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Wrestling

Tuesday, Dec. 5, the wrestlers will host their first home tournament. Creston, Red Oak, and AHSTW will be attending. The Trojans are off to a hot start with two wins against Griswold and Audubon, and a 4th-place finish at the Joe Fitch Tournament in Humboldt. Atlantic had three individual champions:...

Trojans Square Off Against St. Albert

Trojans Square Off Against St. Albert

Cooper McDermott and Dillon Sonntag

December 1, 2017


Filed under Activities, Boys' basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Friday, Dec. 1, the Trojan boys' basketball team travel to Council Bluffs to take on the St. Albert Falcons. The boys look to avenge their loss from Tuesday against the Winterset Huskies, 46-59. Junior Chase Mullenix led the charge against the Huskies with 18 points. Senior Austin Alexander had...

Trojans Lose a Tough One in Home Opener

Trojans Lose a Tough One in Home Opener

Noah Bruckner, Sport's editor

November 29, 2017


Filed under Activities, Boys' basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Tuesday, Nov. 29. The Atlantic Trojans boys basketballs kicked off their season in the home opener against the Winterset Huskies. The Trojans, coming off a 19-6 season and a state birth come into the season looking for another trip to Wells Fargo Arena this year. In the first quarter the Trojans jumped...

Boys’ Basketball Preview

Boys’ Basketball Preview

Korben Petersen and Corri Pelzer

November 27, 2017


Filed under Activities, Boys' basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

We know when the winter rolls around the words start buzzing on how the boys' basketball team will do for the current season. People will say, “They will not be good without Garrett,” but the coaching staff said the team has made strides in the offseason with their shooting and bonding, with shoo...

Girls’ Basketball Starts Season 1-0

Girls’ Basketball Starts Season 1-0

Noah Bruckner, Sports editor

November 21, 2017


Filed under Activities, Girls' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

On Monday, Nov. 20, the Atlantic girls' varsity basketball team traveled to Carroll to kick off their 2017-2018 season against the Carroll High Tigers. The Tigers finished with a 4-17 record last season while the Trojans finished 2-20. Atlantic started off fast and strong Monday night, gaining the...

Girls’ Basketball Preview

Girls’ Basketball Preview

Chloe Davis and Mckenzie Waters

November 16, 2017


Filed under Activities, Girls' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Uncategorized

The Atlantic girls’ basketball team began practice on Monday, Nov. 6. The team is looking to improve upon their previous 2-20 record with guidance and direction from head coach Kelly Juhl and assistant coaches Daniel Vargason and Craig Fredin. “We want to have more of a full court defense and fas...

New Coaches Impact AHS

New Coaches Impact AHS

Grace Bruckner and Kelsie Siedlik

November 8, 2017


Filed under Activities, Cross Country, Girls Track, Showcase, Sports

This 2017-2018 school year has brought new coaches to the AHS cross country team and girls track team. Former coach Paul Iekel resigned as the coach in both cross country and girls track due to another job opportunity. The search then began for new coaches. Daniel Vargason was hired as the new cross c...

The 2017 Football Team Sets a New Standard for the Future

The 2017 Football Team Sets a New Standard for the Future

Noah Bruckner, Sport's editor

November 2, 2017


Filed under Activities, Football, Sports, Sports Showcase

Going into the 2017 football season no one in the Atlantic community knew how good their football team would be. Many people had a lot of doubts after the team last year finished with a 1-8 record. This year, the seniors were ready to prove every one wrong and start a new legacy for trojan football. Atlantic...

Atlantic Plays Hard but Loses a Tough One to Harlan

Atlantic Plays Hard but Loses a Tough One to Harlan

Noah Bruckner, Sports Editor

October 24, 2017


Filed under Activities, Football, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

For the last game of the season the Harlan Cyclones traveled to Atlantic to take on the 5-3 trojans. Harlan coming was 7-1 with there only loss coming to Lewis Central in the first game of the season. In the first half the teams battled back and forth, forcing each other to punt on each of there first...

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