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TheTrojans say a word of prayer after the Des Moines Christian game. They won the game 38-0.

2020: The Year of the Trojans

Taliya James, Editor October 1, 2020

AHS Trojans have made their mark during their winning season. This year, they are 4-1 and have high hopes for the rest of their season. Coach Mike McDermott said, “Their effort and level of competitiveness...

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

Trojans Go Out in Style at the Trojan Bowl

The Trojans leave the Trojan Bowl with a victory.
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...

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

Trojans Fall to the Rams in Homecoming Game

Atlantic came up short, 26-0, against the Rams.
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...

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

Homecoming 2019 Football Game Preview

The Trojans are preparing for their Homecoming game against the Greene County Rams.
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...

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

Trojans Fall to the Falcons

The Trojans are 1-1 in district play and 2-4 overall.
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...

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

Trojans Win a Thriller in Carroll Against the Knights

As 20 point underdogs, the Trojans beat the Knights 20-18 on the road.
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...

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.

Trojans Celebrate 125 Years of Football

One hundred twenty-five years later, Trojan football remains a tradition for people around the community.
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...

Cardinals Crush Trojans on the Football Field

Cardinals Crush Trojans on the Football Field

Trojans fall to 1-2.
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...

Tyler Moen runs for a big gain against the Panthers.

Trojans Suffer First Loss of Season to Creston

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...

Garrett McLarem warms up next to Coach Hall.

Trojan Football Starts Season With a Victory

Trojans deal Eagles a loss in week one of the high school football season.
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...

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

2019 Trojan Football Preview

After graduating eleven men, the Trojan football team looks to accomplish their goals this season.
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...

NEWS BRIEF -- Seniors Prepare to Celebrate 2018 Football Banquet

NEWS BRIEF — Seniors Prepare to Celebrate 2018 Football Banquet

The team and their families will close out the season this coming Sunday.
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...

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