AHSneedle

  • Winter Formal is Saturday, Feb. 1.
  • The jazz band will participate in the State contest on Saturday, Feb. 1. Break a leg!
  • Trojan wrestling heads to a double dual on Thursday, Jan. 30 in Council Bluffs. Good luck!
  • Trojan basketball takes on Kuemper Catholic on Tuesday, Jan. 28. Good luck!
  • Order your yearbook!

The Beginning of the 2020 Softball Season

The Beginning of the 2020 Softball Season

Malena Woodward and Trista Flathers

January 24, 2020

AHS softball players are getting ready for another season. Coach Terry Hinzmann is preparing the girls with the hope of another winning campaign. Hinzmann is also hoping the team has another chance to make it to State. During the winter months, most of the girls are going to pitching and catching practi...

Girls Track Knows No Offseason

Girls Track Knows No Offseason

Addie DeArment and Reagan Leonard

January 24, 2020

The girls track team has been hard at work this winter during their Winter Warrior workouts.  The team meets after school four times a week for 45 minutes.   Head Coach Matt Mullinex said, “Our training this winter is entirely sprint-based. We are trying to improve our sprint foundation for o...

Basketball Teams Split Against Red Oak

Basketball Teams Split Against Red Oak

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 24, 2020

Atlantic hosted Red Oak in Hawkeye 10 play on Tuesday, Jan. 21. This was the first time the Trojans played the Tigers this season. The Trojan girls were coming off a solid win over the Clarinda Cardinals a week prior. With a record at 6-6, the Trojans took on the 12-2 Tigers, who were ranked #6 in cla...

Interest in Girls Wrestling Grows Across Iowa

Interest in Girls Wrestling Grows Across Iowa

Kenzie Hoffman, Staff Writer

January 22, 2020

Waverly-Shell Rock High School will be hosting girls State wrestling for the second year. They are expecting to have over 400 girls participating.  This will be an unofficial State wrestling tournament. The number of girls in Iowa competing in wrestling went from 93 last year to 543 this year ac...

Atlantic Drops Dual Against Abraham Lincoln

Atlantic Drops Dual Against Abraham Lincoln

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 20, 2020

The Trojan swim team played host to Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln on Thursday, Jan. 16 in a dual. Atlantic won eight events but narrowly lost to the Lynx, 77-69.  Individually, the boys won six events. Sophomore Brayden Atkinson was the top dog in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 25.56. In the ...

Trojans Sweep Cardinals

Trojans Sweep Cardinals

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 16, 2020

After a postponed Friday contest in Carroll, the Trojan basketball squads got to put their skills to the test against the Clarinda Cardinals on Tuesday, Jan. 14. Earlier in the season, both the boys’ and girls’ teams snagged wins over the Cardinals. On the girls’ side of things, the Trojans ...

Atlantic Hosts the Rollin Dyer Tournament

Atlantic Hosts the Rollin Dyer Tournament

Dani Mathisen, Editor

January 15, 2020

The Atlantic-CAM wrestlers hosted the 41st Annual Rollin Dyer Wrestling Tournament on Saturday, Jan. 11. The Trojans went against a 14-team field which included schools such as Red Oak, Bondurant-Farrar, Sergeant Bluff-Luton, AHSTW, Humboldt, Glenwood and more.  Overall, the Trojans came in seventh place w...

Lewis Central Bests Atlantic

Lewis Central Bests Atlantic

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 14, 2020

The boys swim team was back in action on Monday, Jan. 13 as they took on Lewis Central in a dual. The boys made the road trip to Council Bluffs, where they were outscored, 105-58. Lewis Central won the dual, but the Atlantic boys took the top spot in five events.  Sophomore Bryan York got it done in two indi...

Watchful Week of Wrestling

Watchful Week of Wrestling

Kylie Neal, Editor

January 10, 2020

The Atlantic-CAM wrestlers began the downhill stretch of the season this week at home. On Tuesday, Jan. 7 the Trojans took on Logan Magnolia, OA-BCIG, and Woodbine in a quadrangular meet.  The final scores of the night included a seven-point loss to Logan-Magnolia, and two wins. Atlantic-CAM toppe...

Swim Team Continues to Improve

Swim Team Continues to Improve

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 9, 2020

In their first competition of the new year, the Atlantic boys swim team hosted Waukee and Sioux City West on Tuesday, Jan. 7. The boys knew the competition was going to be tough, much like what they are expecting to see at the start of the postseason. In team scoring, Waukee topped the field. They beat Sioux City W...

Boys Basketball Loses First Game Back

Boys Basketball Loses First Game Back

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 9, 2020

For the second time this season, Atlantic boys basketball took on Glenwood. The Trojans hosted the Rams on Monday, Jan. 6.  Earlier in the season, Glenwood topped Atlantic, 75-65. Since then, the Trojans and the Rams each won three games. The boys planned to use their knowledge from earlier in t...

Holiday Hustle for Boys Hoops

Holiday Hustle for Boys Hoops

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 8, 2020

The grind didn’t stop for the boys basketball team over winter break. Atlantic faced off against Lewis Central, Winterset, and Shenandoah, as well as having practice. On Friday, Dec. 20, Atlantic hosted Lewis Central in a conference matchup. The Titans were 3-1 when they tipped off against the Trojans....

The student news site of Atlantic High School
Sports