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Trojans Go Out in Style at the Trojan Bowl

The Trojans get ready to snap the ball on Friday night. Atlantic had 600 yards worth of offense.

Connor Church, Editor

October 21, 2019

The Trojans went out in style at the Trojan Bowl this past Friday. With it being the last game at the Trojan Bowl, the Trojans wanted to leave it with a win. They did just that, as they defeated the Shenandoah Mustangs 55-25. The Mustangs started the game with the ball. They drove the ball down the...

Trojans Fall to the Rams in Homecoming Game

The Rams and the Trojans line up for a play. After the Homecoming loss, Atlantic's record is 2-5.

Connor Church, Editor

October 15, 2019

The Trojans fell to the Greene County Rams in their homecoming game this past Friday. The Trojans were looking to move to 3-4 overall, and 2-1 in district play. However, the Rams were the third ranked team in the state, which made it a tall task. The Rams started the game with the football, as they...

Homecoming 2019 Football Game Preview

The football team prepares to take on OA-BCIG in week six action. Last, week the Trojans came up short, 28-7.

Connor Church, Editor

October 10, 2019

The Trojans will take the field against the Greene County Rams on Friday for Homecoming. The Rams come into the game with a 6-0 record, while the Trojans come in with a 2-4 record. The Trojans will look to knock off the Rams to move to 2-1 in district play. If the Trojans win this game, their playoff...

Trojans Fall to the Falcons

Senior Tyler Moen takes it to the house against Creston earlier in the season. Moen has played football all four years of high school

Connor Church, Editor

October 7, 2019

The Trojan football team was defeated by the OA-BCIG Falcons this past Friday. The Trojans were looking to go 2-0 in district play. It was OABCIG's Homecoming. The Trojans got off to a fast start, as they forced the Falcons to fumble the ball. The Trojans recovered, and they started out with good field...

Trojans Win a Thriller in Carroll Against the Knights

The football team celebrates at an away game. The Trojan football team's record is 2-3, following a close victory over Kuemper Catholic.

Connor Church, Editor

October 1, 2019

The Trojans won a thriller against the Kuemper Catholic Knights on Friday night. The Trojans were coming off of a loss to Harlan, so they wanted to start district play on the right foot. The Knights got the ball first, but the Trojans forced them to punt. The Trojans would drive the ball down the...

Trojans Celebrate 125 Years of Football

The 2019 football captains head to midfield for the coin toss against Creston. The captains are seniors Sage Archibald, Cale Roller, and Tyler Moen, and junior Colin Mullenix.

Connor Church, Editor

September 19, 2019

The Atlantic Trojans are celebrating 125 years of football this year. The tradition all started in 1894, when Atlantic played the Red Oak Tigers. The teams met in Griswold. The players would end up riding on trains to the game, because it was their only mode of transportation. This meant that a lot of...

Cardinals Crush Trojans on the Football Field

Cardinals Crush Trojans on the Football Field

Connor Church, Editor

September 16, 2019

The 2019 Trojan football team suffered a tough loss against the Clarinda Cardinals on Friday night. The Trojans were looking to rebound loss against the Creston Panthers. They were coming into the game with a record of 1-1. The Trojans started the game with the ball. They were hoping to get off to...

Trojans Suffer First Loss of Season to Creston

Tyler Moen runs for a big gain against the Panthers.

Connor Church, Editor

September 10, 2019

The 2019 Trojan football team suffered their first loss of the 2019 season to the Creston Panthers on Friday night. The Trojans were coming off of a win against the Saydel Eagles, and they were hoping to start the season off 2-0. The Trojans started the game off with the ball, but they were forced...

Trojan Football Starts Season With a Victory

Garrett McLarem warms up next to Coach Hall.

Connor Church, Editor

September 4, 2019

The 2019 Atlantic Trojans football season kicked off on Friday night, as the Trojans opened up the season at home against the Saydel Eagles. The Trojans were looking to get off to a great start. They did just that, as Tyler Moen returned the opening kickoff for a touchdown. However, it was called back...

2019 Trojan Football Preview

The Trojans celebrate after a big play in the scrimmage against AHSTW.

Connor Church, Editor

August 28, 2019

The 2019 Atlantic Trojans football season is upon us. After finishing 4-5 last season, the Trojans look to have a bounce-back season in 2019. The Trojans had 11 seniors on the team last year. Then seniors were Connor Pellet, Nathan Behrends, Chase Mullenix, Zade Niklasen, Sam Granner, Benson Lin, Cooper...

NEWS BRIEF — Seniors Prepare to Celebrate 2018 Football Banquet

NEWS BRIEF -- Seniors Prepare to Celebrate 2018 Football Banquet

Colin Mullenix

October 23, 2018

The 2018 Football banquet will be held this Sunday, Oct. 28. in the Atlantic High School commons. The seniors, juniors and sophomores have to bring a side dish and table service. The freshmen are to bring a dessert and table service as well. There will be meat provided by Hy-Vee and drinks will be provide...

NEWS BRIEF — Emotions Run High at Senior’s Last Game

NEWS BRIEF -- Emotions Run High at Senior's Last Game

Payton Fewson

October 23, 2018

Going into the last game of the football season, emotions were running high for the seniors on Friday, Oct. 19. They knew that it was highly unlikely they would play another high school football game due to there 3-5 record. Senior Kenny Jimerson said, “This game was really important to us. Last gam...

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