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  • April 23Trojan Diner is this Friday.

  • April 23Boys' soccer hosts two games this week, on Thursday and Friday. Good luck!

  • April 23The Drake Relays start on Thursday. The girls' and boys' teams have sent representatives to compete. Good luck!

  • April 23Good luck to the girls' soccer team on Tuesday and Friday, as they take on St. Albert and Harlan.

  • April 23Girls' tennis has three meets this week, on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. Good luck!

  • April 23Boys' golf has two home meets this week, on Tuesday and Thursday. Good luck!

  • April 23Boys' tennis has duals on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday this week. Good luck!

  • April 22The concert band will be holding their annual Patty Hannon concert on Sunday in the auditorium.

  • April 22The speech and debate team is hosting a showcase on Saturday in the commons and auditorium.

  • October 15Buy your yearbook!!!

Boys Golf Is Swinging Along

Staff

April 23, 2019


Filed under Boys' Golf, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojan golfers have hit the links seven times this season, bringing home four team wins.  In duals, AHS has won three of its four dual meets against Creston (163-179), Denison (177-183), and Clarinda (151-167).  The golfers also took first place in the Lewis Central tournament at Fox Run on Apri...

Boys’ Soccer Falls to the Carroll Tigers

Boys’ Soccer Falls to the Carroll Tigers

Erin Wendt, Lead Editor

April 22, 2019


Filed under Boys' Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Uncategorized

The Atlantic boys’ soccer team traveled to Carroll on Thursday, April 18, to make up a rescheduled game from earlier in the season. The Trojans fought hard into overtime against the Tigers but fell 1-0. Throughout the match, the boys had a total of eight shots with five of them on goal. Senior ...

Trojans Participate in Tiger-Knight Invitational

Trojans Participate in Tiger-Knight Invitational

Madison Botos and Maycie Waters

April 22, 2019


Filed under Boys' Track, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Atlantic boys’ track team traveled to Carroll on Thursday, April 18 to participate in the Tiger-Knight Invitational on the new track at the facility. Many members of the team said their turf was “so soft it was like a blanket.” The 4x400m dash consisting of Zade Niklasen, Craig Alan Becker, Ty...

One Win, One Loss for Trojan Boys’ Tennis

One Win, One Loss for Trojan Boys’ Tennis

Hana Holtz, Editor

April 17, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Tennis

The week began with a busy start for the Atlantic boys’ tennis team, as they hosted Creston on Monday night and travelled to Denison on Tuesday. On Monday, the Atlantic boys finally made up their Creston dual, after two postponements. Creston came to town winless, as they had lost in both of their previo...

Trojans Drop One to the Rams

Trojans Drop One to the Rams

Erin Wendt, Lead Editor

April 17, 2019


Filed under Boys' Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojans headed to Glenwood on Monday, April 15, to take on the Rams after their home tournament this past weekend. The boys fell to the Rams 2-0. Junior Clayton Jipson, the goalkeeper for the Trojans, had a total of 19 saves during the matchup. On the offensive side, Atlantic had five total shots from junior...

Trojans Take Second at Ken Carstens Invitational

Trojans Take Second at Ken Carstens Invitational

Madison Botos and Maycie Waters

April 16, 2019


Filed under Boys' Track, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Atlantic boys' track team took second place at the Ken Carstens Invitational in Harlan on Tuesday, April 9. According to head coach Jordan Mullen, junior Tyler Moen “just keeps getting faster.” Moen won the 200m dash with a time of 22.72. Senior Zade Niklasen also won in the 400m dash with a tim...

Trojan Boys’ Host Home Tournament

Trojan Boys’ Host Home Tournament

Ashley Wendt and Erin Wendt

April 16, 2019


Filed under Boys' Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Adding to the busy weekend for AHS students, the boys' soccer team hosted their annual home tournament on Saturday, April 13. The Trojans kicked off the tournament with a win against the Logan-Magnolia Panthers but later lost to the West Central Valley Wildcats. The boys scored six goals to Logan-Magnolia...

Trojans Raise Record to 2-0

Trojans Raise Record to 2-0

Ashley Wendt

April 12, 2019


Filed under Boys' Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojan boys’ soccer team played their second game of the season on Tuesday, April 9 against the Missouri Valley Reds. With a shutout of 7-0, they added another win to their record. Three of the seven goals came from junior Evan Brummer, two from sophomore Beau Dickerson, and one each from sen...

Girls’ Track Wins Lady Panther Relays

Girls’ Track Wins Lady Panther Relays

Kennedy Goergen and Mia Trotter

April 11, 2019


Filed under Girls' Track, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojan girls traveled to Creston on Monday night and earned their second win of the season with a total of 190 points. They kicked off the night by taking first and second in long jump with Haley Rasmussen and Grace Bruckner, while Caroline Pellett finished third in high jump. Junior Anna Lowary...

Tennis Boys Snap Back

Tennis Boys Snap Back

Hana Holtz, Editor

April 11, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Tennis

Despite suffering a season-opening loss to Kuemper Catholic, the Trojan boys’ tennis team announced their arrival at home against Shenandoah and Glenwood early this week. On the home court, the varsity squad snagged both duals to improve their record to 2-1. On Monday, the boys’ won four singles matc...

Girls’ Soccer Plays Lewis Central and Missouri Valley

Girls’ Soccer Plays Lewis Central and Missouri Valley

Grace Clay, Editor

April 11, 2019


Filed under Girls' Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The girls’ soccer team played against Lewis Central at home on Monday, April 8. They played hard the entire game and lost 5-0 to the number two team in the state. Lewis Central has won the state championship three years in a row and has beat the girls’ soccer team 10-0 for the past three years b...

Girls’ Track Finishes Second and First

Girls’ Track Finishes Second and First

Kennedy Goergen, Staff Writer

April 10, 2019


Filed under Girls' Track, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojan girls' track team kicked off the week on Tuesday night in Clarinda, where the team finished second to Glenwood. Starting off the night in long jump, Haley Rasmussen finished first and Grace Bruckner finished third, scoring a total of 16 points for the Trojans. The girls continued to perform w...

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