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  • February 13Good luck to those participating in the IHSSA All-State Large Group Events this weekend!

  • February 13Good luck to the wrestlers participating at the State tournament this week!

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Five Trojan Wrestlers Headed to State

Five Trojan Wrestlers Headed to State

Ashley Wendt and Erin Wendt

February 13, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Wrestling

The Atlantic-CAM Trojans will send five wrestlers to the State tournament after a successful day at the IHSAA 2A District 4 tournament on Saturday, Feb. 9. Of the five qualifiers, two are returnees: seniors Chase McLaren (138) and Connor Pellett (152). This will be McLaren’s fourth State appearance and Pel...

Trojans Dethrone #7 Treynor

Trojans Dethrone #7 Treynor

Hana Holtz, Editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under Boys' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The 8-10 Trojans hosted the 18-2 Treynor Cardinals on Friday night. The Trojan boys hoped to extend their winning streak to four games--after they topped Red Oak, Creston, and Clarinda in the past week. The opposition had only lost two games before arriving in Atlantic, one to Gretna and another to Gr...

Atlantic Basketball Crushes Clarinda

Atlantic Basketball Crushes Clarinda

Hana Holtz, Editor

February 7, 2019


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

After playing Creston at home the night prior, the Atlantic basketball teams took on Clarinda in another double-header, this time at the Atlantic Middle School. The two varsity teams topped Clarinda the last time played, and were looking to do so again. The Clarinda Cardinals arrived in Atlantic w...

Trojan Basketball Pinks Out Panthers on Senior Night

Trojan Basketball Pinks Out Panthers on Senior Night

Hana Holtz, Editor

February 5, 2019


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

Both the boys’ and girls’ basketball teams faced off against Creston on Monday night as part of a doubleheader at home. Besides having both teams play on the same night in the same gym, it was also Pink Out in support of the American Cancer Society. The girls’ varsity squad rolled up in pink uniform...

Trojans Advance Six to Districts

Trojans Advance Six to Districts

Ashley Wendt and Erin Wendt

February 5, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Wrestling

Six Trojan wrestlers will advance to districts after the conclusion of the sectional meet at OA-BCIG on Saturday, Feb. 2. Three champs and three runner-ups were joined by seven other place winners, but only the top two finishers move on. By a slim margin of only three points, the Trojans placed third ...

Girls’ Basketball Victorious Once Again

Girls’ Basketball Victorious Once Again

Hana Holtz, Editor

February 4, 2019


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

  The Trojan girls matched up with Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln on Friday night in what would go down as a thriller. The 2-15 Trojans traveled to Lynx turf for a cross-conference game. Abraham Lincoln came into the game boasting a winning record containing nine wins and six losses. Though ...

Third Conference Title for Trojan Wrestling

Third Conference Title for Trojan Wrestling

Ashley Wendt and Erin Wendt

January 29, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Wrestling

History was made at the 2019 Hawkeye-10 Conference meet in Shenandoah on Saturday, Jan. 26. With 12 place winners, seven finalists, four individual champs and a team title, the Atlantic-CAM wrestling team had a lot to celebrate. A margin of 28.5 points separated the Trojans from second place Harlan Commun...

Trojan Basketball Takes On Tigers

Trojan Basketball Takes On Tigers

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 29, 2019


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

Red Oak was the Friday-night opponent for both Trojan basketball squads. The girls were on the road, and the boys took on the Tigers at home. Both matches were for conference credit. In girls’ action, the JV squad was able to squeak out a win against the Tigers, 39-35. This is their second-strai...

Basketball Girls Suit Up Against #2 Treynor

Basketball Girls Suit Up Against #2 Treynor

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 24, 2019


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

Toe-to-toe with the #2 team in a scrappy class 2A, the Trojans faced off against Treynor at home on Monday night. The Cardinals arrived in Atlantic hungry to redeem themselves after losing on Saturday night, which destroyed their unbeaten record. Fresh off a conference win, the Trojans were ready to ...

Atlantic-CAM Wins John J. Harris Tournament

Atlantic-CAM Wins John J. Harris Tournament

Erin Wendt, Lead Editor

January 23, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Wrestling

The 64th annual John J. Harris Tournament in Corning, IA was held on Jan. 19. Scheduled as a two-day tournament, severe weather caused the change to a one-day tournament. The Atlantic-CAM Trojans had a successful day, winning the tournament for the first time since 2011 and having 12 place winners, in...

Atlantic Sweeps Clarinda in Boys’-Girls’ Doubleheader

Atlantic Sweeps Clarinda in Boys’-Girls’ Doubleheader

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 18, 2019


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

Both the boys’ and girls’ basketball teams headed for Clarinda on Thursday to take on the Cardinals. The game was supposed to be played the following night, but was moved up due to impending inclement weather. Because of the schedule change, the freshman teams and the girls’ JV team didn’t c...

Another Loss to the Knights for the Trojans

Another Loss to the Knights for the Trojans

Makynzie Steffens, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019


Filed under Boys' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojan boys traveled to Carroll to face the Kuemper Catholic Knights on Tuesday, Jan. 15. Throughout the entirety of the game, both teams were head to head on the scoreboard. At the end of the first quarter, the Trojans were leading with a score of 8-7. Senior Chase Mullenix had the first baske...

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