AHSneedle

  • May 26Good luck to the baseball and softball teams this week!
  • October 15Buy your yearbook!!!

Boys Basketball Season Ends in Overtime

Boys Basketball Season Ends in Overtime

Hana Holtz, Editor

February 20, 2019

In what could be their last outing of the season, the Atlantic boys faced off against Denison-Schleswig in Glenwood for the first round of Sub-State on Monday night. Ranked ninth in class 3A, Denison-Schleswig had beaten Atlantic two times this season, both by a double-digit margin. After suffering anot...

Atlantic Boys Fall to #9 Monarchs

Atlantic Boys Fall to #9 Monarchs

Hana Holtz, Editor

February 17, 2019

A successful Monarch team matched up with Atlantic on Thursday night in their second meeting of the season. Both teams tipped off in Atlantic with a winning streak attached to their names--the Trojans’ stood at four games, while the Monarchs had won seven straight. First up was the JV teams. The Trojans were ...

Trojans Dethrone #7 Treynor

Trojans Dethrone #7 Treynor

Hana Holtz, Editor

February 12, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

The student news site of Atlantic High School
Boys’ Basketball