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Girls’ Basketball Starts of Season 1-0

Girls’ Basketball Starts of 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, gaining the lead 12-11 by...

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...

Ally Anderson Signs Letter of Intent to Play Softball at DMACC

Ally Anderson Signs Letter of Intent to Play Softball at DMACC

Cooper McDermott

November 10, 2017


Filed under School News, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Tuesday, Nov. 7, senior Ally Anderson signed her letter of intent to play softball at Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC). Her parents Mike and Kim Anderson, high school coach Terry Hinzmann, and hitting coach and recruiting coordinator of DMACC Daron Harris all attended the signing. Anderson...

McDermott Signs Letter Of Intent

McDermott Signs Letter Of Intent

Dillon Sonntag

November 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

On Wednesday, Nov. 1, senior Cooper McDermott signed a National Letter of Intent to play college baseball for Dakota State University in Madison, S.D., next fall. Dakota State University pitching coach Brady Banse, Atlantic Head Baseball Coach Gaylord Schelling, Cooper’s mom Christa and dad Mike were...

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...

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...

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...

Trojan Meet Held at AHS

Trojan Meet Held at AHS

Alexis Handel, Editor

October 13, 2017


Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojan Cross Country Invitational was held last Thursday. A total of 16 boys’ teams and 18 girls’ teams were in attendance. The meet was held at Atlantic High School instead of the Country Club due to rain. Conditions were muddy, with coaches and runners sliding down the hill after the race. ...

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...

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