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Trojan Runners Qualify for State

Trojan Runners Qualify for State

Erin Wendt

October 20, 2017


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

The boys' and girls' cross country teams hosted a Class 3A district meet yesterday with a total of 13 teams. Two Trojans qualified for the State meet in Fort Dodge. The top fifteen individuals move onto the State meet. Freshman Taylor McCreedy placed fifth with a time of 20:23 and junior Jalen Petersen...

AHS Speech and Debate Team Starts Competitions

AHS Speech and Debate Team Starts Competitions

October 20, 2017


Filed under Activities, News Briefs, Showcase, Speech and Theater, Uncategorized

Atlantic's Speech and Debate team has participated in two events so far this season. They have travelled to Simpson College and to Des Moines North High School for the Polar Bear Open. At Simpson, the team's highest place came from Camila Colton with a third place finish in dramatic interpretation....

Trojans ends year in Carroll with most wins in seven seasons

Trojans ends year in Carroll with most wins in seven seasons

Cooper McDermott and Dillon Sonntag

October 19, 2017


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

Wednesday, Oct. 18, the girls' volleyball team traveled to Carroll to take on the Carroll Kuemper Knights. The Trojans took on the number 2 team in Class 2A. The girls fell short of the win, losing to the Knights with the scores of 10-25, 18-25, and 6-25. Senior Cheyenne Elliott and ...

Busy Week for Trojan Cross Country

Busy Week for Trojan Cross Country

Erin Wendt

October 19, 2017


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

Last week, the girls' and boys' cross country teams traveled to Clarinda for the Hawkeye-10 Conference meet on Thursday and also traveled to Missouri Valley on Saturday. At the Conference meet, the varsity girls placed third with a score of 88 points, 32 points behind second-place Denison and the...

Trojans Shut Out the Tigers For Fourth Win of Season

Trojans Shut Out the Tigers For Fourth Win of Season

Noah Bruckner, Sports Editor

October 10, 2017


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

Last Friday, Oct. 5. The Atlantic Trojans football team hosted the ADM Tigers. Coming into the game the tigers were 1-5 with there only win coming against Ballard by forefit. Atlantic was 3-3 and 1-2 in the district before the tigers and the trojans faced off. Due to rain and possible storms in the...

The Trojans fall to Kuemper Catholic

The Trojans fall to Kuemper Catholic

Cooper McDermott and Dillon Sonntag

September 29, 2017


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

The Trojan volleyball team played their last home match Thursday night, Sept. 28, against the Carroll Kuemper Knights. It was senior night for Kylie Proehl, Riley Seufert, Cheyenne Elliott, Mariah Cook, and Sidney Svoboda. The Trojans lost to the Knights 9-25, 8-25, and 9-25. The Knights ended the night w...

Trojans Suffer Two Tough Loses at Lewis Central

Trojans Suffer Two Tough Loses at Lewis Central

Noah Bruckner, Sports Editor

September 27, 2017


Filed under Activities, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Volleyball

Tuesday, Sept. 26. The Atlantic Volleyball team traveled to Lewis Central to compete in a triangular against Creston and Lewis Central. Creston is 7-9 while Lewis Central is 21-4 this season. The Trojans took on Creston first, competing hard through all three sets. In the first set, the panthers won...

Trojan Volleyball takes home another tournament victory

Trojan Volleyball takes home another tournament victory

Cooper McDermott and Dillon Sonntag

September 26, 2017


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

On Saturday Sept. 23, the Trojan volleyball team traveled to Corning for a tournament. The Trojans squared off against Lenox in their first match of the day. The girls won 21-16 and 21-14. Then the Trojans played the Spartans from Exira-EHK and lost 14-21 and 16-21. Ending pool play facing AHSTW and ...

Trojans Danced Away with Homecoming Victory

Trojans Danced Away with Homecoming Victory

Noah Bruckner, Sports Editor

September 26, 2017


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

The last time the Atlantic Trojans football team had won a homecoming game was 2012. This year the Trojans were hungry to put there names in the books as winners in 2017. Both teams were evenly matched and played like it throughout. The first quarter was held scoreless after Senior Brady Dickerson...

Cross Country Teams Finish Strong at Creston Meet

Cross Country Teams Finish Strong at Creston Meet

Erin Wendt

September 22, 2017


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

Atlantic High School's cross country teams finished high in their race on Tuesday, with the girls placing 2nd and the boys in 4th. The teams traveled to Creston for their fourth meet of the 2017 season. The girls finished 22 points behind Glenwood and the boys finished two points behind Winterset. The...

Trojans fall to 2-2

Trojans fall to 2-2

Cooper McDermott

September 19, 2017


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

Friday night, Sept. 15, the Trojan football squad squared up against the Huskies from Winterset. The Trojans were beaten 0-21 by the Huskies. The defense kept the Trojans in the game allowing the Huskies to score three touchdowns. Junior Logan Reilly said, "I think we played as a cohesive unit,...

AHS Fuel Could be Bringing a Sweet Treat to Activities

AHS Fuel Could be Bringing a Sweet Treat to Activities

Alexis Handel

September 15, 2017


Filed under Activities, Showcase

A new snack option could soon be available at Atlantic High School sporting events, as well as other extracurricular activities. AHS Fuel has begun talks of a cotton candy machine coming to various events. Currently, it is not 100 percent certain if the machine will be ordered. Leader of AHS Fuel...

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