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  • October 15The boys' and girls' varsity cross country teams will compete in Glenwood on Thursday at the State qualifying meet. Good luck!

  • October 15Trojan football has their last game this Friday vs Red Oak. The theme is Pink Out!

  • October 15Buy your yearbook!!!

Goals Met at Conference Meet for the Trojans

Goals Met at Conference Meet for the Trojans

Ashley Wendt

October 16, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports

The Hawkeye-10 conference cross country meet resulted in goals met by each of the varsity teams: a third-place finish. The meet, held on Thursday, Oct. 11, was originally set to be in Creston but was moved to Glenwood after a location change due to rain. This was also where the Trojans ran their fir...

Trojans Get Back in the Win Column

Trojans Get Back in the Win Column

Connor Church

October 15, 2018


Filed under 2018, Activities, Football, Football, Showcase, Sports

The Trojans got back in the win column, as they beat the Shenandoah Mustangs on Friday Night. The Mustangs were coming into the game winless, so the Trojans knew that the Mustangs would give everything that they had. The Mustangs got the ball to start the game, and the Trojan defense forced a three...

Trojans Lose Last Two Conference Matchups

Trojans Lose Last Two Conference Matchups

Hana Holtz, Editor

October 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

Shenandoah and Red Oak--both ranked teams in class 3A--were the last two conference opponents for the Trojans to face this season. The varsity squad traveled to Shenandoah to compete against both teams in a triangular on Tuesday. First off for the Trojans was Shenandoah, who came into the match ranked #15...

Atlantic Hosts Trojan Invitational

Atlantic Hosts Trojan Invitational

Ashley Wendt

October 9, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports

With 667 individual runners and over 20 different teams competing at the Trojan Invitational, it was a busy day at the high school this past Thursday, Oct. 4. Several ranked teams were in attendance, including six for varsity boys and seven for varsity girls with the Atlantic girls being one of them. The bo...

Trojans Fall to Greene County

Trojans Fall to Greene County

Connor Church

October 9, 2018


Filed under Football, Football, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojans lost a tough game to the Greene County Rams on Friday night. The Rams were coming off of a tough loss to Kuemper Catholic, so the Trojans knew that they would be in for a tough matchup. It was the Rams' homecoming game, and the kickoff time was set to 5 p.m., due to weather concerns. The...

Last Home Game for Trojan Volleyball

Last Home Game for Trojan Volleyball

Hana Holtz, Editor

October 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

Pink flooded the stands at Tuesday night’s volleyball game against Denison-Schleswig, as it was the annual Breast Cancer Awareness game. The Atlantic girls wore pink jerseys to pay tribute. Spectators doned pink attire as well. The JV squad took the court first against Denison-Schleswig. The two teams...

Two Runner-Ups for Trojans at Shenandoah

Two Runner-Ups for Trojans at Shenandoah

Ashley Wendt

October 3, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports

After a harder week of training, the Trojan cross country teams traveled to Shenandoah on Thursday, Sept. 27th to compete and see where they stand with other Hawkeye-10 schools before the conference meet on Thursday, Oct. 11. Head coach Dan Vargason said he knew the teams weren’t going to run their be...

Knights Top Trojans

Knights Top Trojans

Hana Holtz, Editor

October 1, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

The Trojans traveled to Carroll to compete against the Kuemper Catholic Knights on Thursday, in one of the toughest matches the group would have this season. The Knights have been ranked 1st in class 3A every week. Coming into the match, Kuemper only had one loss on their record--a five set marathon to ...

Trojans’ Homecoming Football Game Had a Little Bit of Everything

Trojans’ Homecoming Football Game Had a Little Bit of Everything

Connor Church

October 1, 2018


Filed under 2018, Football, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojans lost a tough game to OABCIG last Friday at the Trojan Bowl. It was the homecoming game for the Trojans, but it had a little bit more to it this time. The OABCIG Falcons were coming off of a tough loss to the Red Oak Tigers, so the Trojans knew that they would be in for a tough matchup. The...

Volleyball Girls Get Swept at Creston

Volleyball Girls Get Swept at Creston

Hana Holtz, Editor

September 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

The volleyball team traveled to Creston on Tuesday to take on two conference challengers--Creston and Lewis Central. Coming into the match, Creston had lost seven straight games, and Lewis Central had a five game winning streak. The Trojans looked to add a loss to each team’s record. Creston wa...

AHS Girls’ Swimming Wins AL Meet

AHS Girls’ Swimming Wins AL Meet

Grace Clay

September 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Swimming, Uncategorized

With only eight healthy swimmers competing at Abraham Lincoln on Sept. 11, the Trojans still managed to win 10 of the 11 events against the Lynx with a whopping score of 95-50.  Three girls were out due to sickness but the Trojans powered through, winning all three relays and seven of the eight individu...

XC Teams Show Steady Improvement at Harlan

XC Teams Show Steady Improvement at Harlan

Ashley Wendt

September 26, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports

Three Trojans teams came in third at the Cyclone Invitational on Saturday: varsity girls, varsity boys and JV girls. The invitational gave the Trojan cross country teams another chance to compete against local schools. The meet began with the JV boys race, followed by varsity boys, varsity girls and...

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