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Trojans Dethrone #7 Treynor

Trojans Dethrone #7 Treynor

Hana Holtz, Editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under Boys' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The 8-10 Trojans hosted the 18-2 Treynor Cardinals on Friday night. The Trojan boys hoped to extend their winning streak to four games--after they topped Red Oak, Creston, and Clarinda in the past week. The opposition had only lost two games before arriving in Atlantic, one to Gretna and another to Gr...

Atlantic Basketball Crushes Clarinda

Atlantic Basketball Crushes Clarinda

Hana Holtz, Editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under Boys' Basketball, Girls' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

After playing Creston at home the night prior, the Atlantic basketball teams took on Clarinda in another double-header, this time at the Atlantic Middle School. The two varsity teams topped Clarinda the last time played, and were looking to do so again. The Clarinda Cardinals arrived in Atlantic w...

Trojan Basketball Pinks Out Panthers on Senior Night

Trojan Basketball Pinks Out Panthers on Senior Night

Hana Holtz, Editor

February 5, 2019


Filed under Boys' Basketball, Girls' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Both the boys’ and girls’ basketball teams faced off against Creston on Monday night as part of a doubleheader at home. Besides having both teams play on the same night in the same gym, it was also Pink Out in support of the American Cancer Society. The girls’ varsity squad rolled up in pink uniform...

Trojan Basketball Takes On Tigers

Trojan Basketball Takes On Tigers

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 29, 2019


Filed under Boys' Basketball, Girls' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Red Oak was the Friday-night opponent for both Trojan basketball squads. The girls were on the road, and the boys took on the Tigers at home. Both matches were for conference credit. In girls’ action, the JV squad was able to squeak out a win against the Tigers, 39-35. This is their second-strai...

Trojan Boys’ Basketball Takes On a New Opponent

Trojan Boys’ Basketball Takes On a New Opponent

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 24, 2019


Filed under Boys' Basketball, Showcase, Sports

The Des Moines Lincoln Railsplitters posed as a new competitor for the Atlantic Trojan boys’ basketball team in their matchup on Monday night. Lincoln is known for being one of the largest schools in the state of Iowa, enrollment-wise. According to publicschoolreview.com,  Lincoln is the second largest public high school in Iowa with 2,252 students. It is topped ...

Atlantic Sweeps Clarinda in Boys’-Girls’ Doubleheader

Atlantic Sweeps Clarinda in Boys’-Girls’ Doubleheader

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under Boys' Basketball, Girls' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Both the boys’ and girls’ basketball teams headed for Clarinda on Thursday to take on the Cardinals. The game was supposed to be played the following night, but was moved up due to impending inclement weather. Because of the schedule change, the freshman teams and the girls’ JV team didn’t c...

Another Loss to the Knights for the Trojans

Another Loss to the Knights for the Trojans

Makynzie Steffens, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019


Filed under Boys' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojan boys traveled to Carroll to face the Kuemper Catholic Knights on Tuesday, Jan. 15. Throughout the entirety of the game, both teams were head to head on the scoreboard. At the end of the first quarter, the Trojans were leading with a score of 8-7. Senior Chase Mullenix had the first baske...

Trojans Toppled by the Titans

Trojans Toppled by the Titans

Colin Mullenix and Braden Smith

January 14, 2019


Filed under Boys' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Last Friday the Atlantic Trojan boys basketball team took on the Lewis Central Titans. Lewis Central came into the game with a 7-3 record and one loss in the Hawkeye 10, while Atlantic came into the game with a 4-7 record and five losses in the Hawkeye 10. The night ended with a loss for the Trojans, wi...

Glenwood Rams Top Atlantic Trojans

Glenwood Rams Top Atlantic Trojans

Madison Botos and Maycie Waters

January 10, 2019


Filed under Boys' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Glenwood Rams outscored the Atlantic Trojans in three of the four quarters during the game on Jan. 8 in Glenwood, dropping the Trojans' record to 4-7. The starters for the Trojans were made up of sophomore Skyler Handlos, junior Tyler Moen, and seniors Nathan Behrends, Chase Mullenix and Logan Reil...

Trojans Fall to the Knights

Trojans Fall to the Knights

Connor Church, Editor

December 18, 2018


Filed under Boys' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojans fell to the Kuemper Catholic Knights last night. The Trojans were looking to build off of their win against the Shenandoah Mustangs. With the Knights coming to town, the Trojans knew that they would have to get stops on defense. The Trojans were again without Chase Mullenix with an undisclosed...

Trojans Pick Up a Second Straight Win Against Shenandoah

Trojans Pick Up a Second Straight Win Against Shenandoah

Connor Church, Editor

December 17, 2018


Filed under Boys' Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojans picked up another conference win against the Shenandoah Mustangs last Friday night. The Trojans were coming off of a huge win against the Glenwood Rams last Tuesday, and they wanted to pick up another win on their home floor. The Trojans knew that they would have to set the tone early, and...

Trojans Pick Up a Big Win Against the Rams

Trojans Pick Up a Big Win Against the Rams

Connor Church

December 12, 2018


Filed under Activities, Boys' Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojans picked up a big win against conference rival Glenwood on Tuesday. The Trojans were coming off of a tough loss to the Creston Panthers, and they wanted to pick up a huge win on their home floor with the Rams in town. The Trojans started Logan Reilly, Chase Mullenix, Jalen Petersen, Nathan...

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