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  • April 19Girls' soccer is home on Monday against Collins-Maxwell. Good luck!

  • April 19Good luck to the boys' soccer team in Creston on Monday! JV kicks off at 5 p.m., with varsity to follow.

  • April 19Both track teams will participate in the Co-Ed Ram Invite on Monday. Good luck!

  • April 19The Trojan tennis teams take on Harlan on Monday. Boys are at home, and girls are on the road. Good luck!

  • April 19Boys' golf will be participating in the Monarch Invitational on Monday. Good luck!

  • April 19The girls' golf team will be participating in an invitational on Monday. Good luck!

  • October 15Buy your yearbook!!!

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’ Tennis Falls to Fillies

Girls’ Tennis Falls to Fillies

Molly McFadden, Staff Writer

April 10, 2019


Filed under Activities, Showcase, Sports, Tennis

Tennis players Hana Holtz (#1), Molly McFadden (#3) and Nellie Grooms (#4) were the high-scoring Trojans during the competition with Shenandoah Monday night. Although no Trojans won their matches, Holtz and McFadden each won two games and Grooms won one. After graduating Heather Freund (#1) and Ril...

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...

Girls’ Golf Defeats Glenwood

Girls’ Golf Defeats Glenwood

Grace Clay, Editor

April 10, 2019


Filed under Girls' Golf, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The girls’ golf team had their first home meet on Tuesday, April 9 against Glenwood. They beat Glenwood with a score of 180, while Glenwood had 204. Seniors Alyssa Ginther and Baylee Newell both shot 41, with sophomore Anna Wieser close behind with 48. Senior Hannah Alff shot 50, sophomore Lau...

Girls’ Golf Starts Rough But Bounces Back

Girls’ Golf Starts Rough But Bounces Back

Grace Clay, Editor

April 9, 2019


Filed under Girls' Golf, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The girls’ golf team had their first meet on Thursday, April 4. They fell to Creston 210-188. Senior Alyssa Ginther golfed a 41, senior Baylee Newell golfed a 45, and senior Hannah Alff golfed a 61. The sophomore duo of Lauren Nicholas and Anna Wieser each golfed a 63. At the end of the lineup, junio...

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