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  • JV wrestling heads to a tournament at Southeast Polk on Saturday, Dec. 14. Good luck!
  • The wrestling team takes on Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln this weekend. Good luck!
  • Good luck to the basketball teams on Friday, Dec. 13 as they take on Creston!
  • The Madrigal Dinner is this weekend in the commons. Break a leg!
  • The ACT test is Saturday, Dec. 14 at AHS.
  • AHS is hosting SWIBA auditions on Saturday, Dec. 14. Good luck to those auditioning!
  • There is a home archery meet on Saturday, Dec. 14. Good luck!
  • The speech team is participating in a tournament at Dowling Catholic this weekend. Break a leg!
  • The boys swim team hosts Sioux City West and South Sioux City on Thursday, Dec. 12. Good luck!
  • The 2018-19 Javelin is in!

Boys Swim Competes at Boone Meet

Boys Swim Competes at Boone Meet

Hana Holtz, Editor

December 10, 2019

The boys high-school swimming season began on Saturday, Dec. 7 in Boone. Atlantic competed in a field of six teams at the meet, earning fifth. This year, the squad has seven members. Cole Sampson is the lone senior. Junior Devlyne Sunderman joined the team, competing in his first season of swimming. ...

Kicking Off Wrestling with a Win

Kicking Off Wrestling with a Win

Kylie Neal, Editor

December 9, 2019

The Trojan wrestlers swept the mat at their season opener, held on Thursday, Dec. 5 at the high school, with a home quadrangular win. The team came out on top against Audubon with a score of 72-6. They also beat Clarinda 70-6 and Griswold 78-6. Coach Tim Duff said, "I thought it was a good first nig...

The Soccer Grind Doesn’t Stop

The Soccer Grind Doesn’t Stop

Camryn Church, Editor

December 9, 2019

The soccer boys will be playing on another team in Omaha for their winter soccer season. There are 14 AHS team members out for the league this year. Similarly, the boys have been practicing for a month on the field at the high school, as well as in the gym if it is too cold to play outside. Senior Be...

2019-20 Archery Preview

2019-20 Archery Preview

Connor Church, Editor

December 6, 2019

The 2019-20 archery season is here. The Atlantic archery team is getting ready for a new season, with seven tournaments on tap. There are many returning archers. This year's seniors on the archery team are Dustin and Derek Dreager, Savannah Cameron, Clayton Jipsen, Harley Oliver, McCade Stillian, and...

Girls Basketball Loses First Conference Contest

Girls Basketball Loses First Conference Contest

Hana Holtz, Editor

December 6, 2019

Hawkeye 10 play began for the Atlantic girls basketball team on Tuesday, Dec. 3. The Trojans played host to the Creston Panthers. This was the first home game for Atlantic. The Trojans were coming off a loss to Bondurant-Farrar, while Creston was riding high after dismantling a Winterset team the night prior. Atlantic’s record was 0-1, while Creston sat even with one win and one los...

Trojan Boys Basketball Drops First Game of Season

Trojan Boys Basketball Drops First Game of Season

Connor Church, Editor

December 5, 2019

The Trojans lost their first game of the season to the Creston Panthers on Tuesday night. The Trojans were looking to get the season off to a good start. However, the Panthers had other plans. The Trojans were outscored 17-12 in the first quarter of the game. Atlantic fought back and ended up going...

Competitive Season Begins for Girls Basketball

Competitive Season Begins for Girls Basketball

Hana Holtz, Editor

November 26, 2019

In the first competitive contest of the winter sports season, Atlantic took on Bondurant-Farrar. The girls basketball team tipped off their 2019-20 campaign on the road on Friday, Nov. 22. Earlier in the week, Atlantic played the nearby Exira-EHK Spartans in a Hall of Pride Scrimmage. In the IGHS...

2019-20 Boys Swimming Preview

2019-20 Boys Swimming Preview

Connor Church, Editor

November 26, 2019

The 2019-20 boys swimming season is here. Practice started on Monday, Nov. 11, and the boys are looking to improve from last season. There were three seniors on the team last year: Tyson Parker, Alec Muff, and Avery Andersen. Parker swam in the 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard butterfly, and the 200-yard...

2019-20 Boys Basketball Preview

2019-20 Boys Basketball Preview

Connor Church, Editor

November 18, 2019

The 2019-20 boys basketball season will be here soon. The Trojans are coming off of a 9-12 season. The team graduated seven players in 2019--Chase Mullenix, Logan Reilly, Cooper Leonard, Nathan Behrends, Jalen Petersen, Sam Granner, and Zade Niklasen. This year, Atlantic returns three seniors and five...

Girls Swim Shows at State

Girls Swim Shows at State

Hana Holtz, Editor

November 11, 2019

The Atlantic swim team had their last contest of the season at the state meet on Friday, Nov. 8 and Saturday, Nov. 9. The meet was held in Marshalltown. The Trojan team qualified six events the previous weekend. Senior Anna Lowary qualified for state in the 200 and 500-yard freestyles. In the 200-yard prelims...

2019-20 Girls Basketball Preview

2019-20 Girls Basketball Preview

Connor Church, Editor

November 8, 2019

The girls basketball season will be here before we know it. The Trojans are coming off of a 4-18 season in 2018-19. The Trojans are looking to improve this season and beyond. The Trojans lost three seniors last year in Baylee Newell, Alyssa Ginther, and Heidi Williams. This year, the Trojans will be...

Coming Up on Wrestling Season

Coming Up on Wrestling Season

Lexie Trotter, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

This wrestling season is coming up fast, and the first official practice is on Monday, Nov. 18. However, the wrestling room is already open to anyone and everyone on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays right after school. First-year coach Connor Larson said pre-season open mat gives wrestlers a chance to...

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