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  • September 25Good luck to the Trojans as they take on the OABCIG Falcons for the Homecoming game!

  • September 25It's homecoming week! Participate in dress days and other activities to earn points for your grade!

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Boys’ Golf Delivers Hawkeye Ten Title

Boys’ Golf Delivers Hawkeye Ten Title

Dillon Sonntag, Editor

May 8, 2018


Filed under Boys' Golf, Sports, Sports Showcase

On Monday, the boys' golf team brought home yet another Hawkeye Ten Conference title with a team score of 295, finishing four strokes ahead of second place finisher Kuemper. Sophomore Cyle Renaud was runner-up with a 69, losing to Ryan Leath of Glenwood in a play off hole. Most importantly, that...

Double-Header vs AHSTW Called Short Due to Weather

Double-Header vs AHSTW Called Short Due to Weather

Ashley Wendt and Erin Wendt

May 2, 2018


Filed under Activities, Boys' Soccer, Girls' Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

With iffy weather in the forecast, the boys' soccer team kicked off the AHSTW double-header at 4:30 p.m. yesterday, May 1. The game ended in a loss of 2-1, with senior Brady Dickerson scoring Atlantic's only goal in the first half. AHSTW had no goals until the second half. Senior Night followed the...

Trojan Track Runs Well at Trojan Relays

Trojan Track Runs Well at Trojan Relays

Dillon Sonntag and John McConkey

May 1, 2018


Filed under Activities, Boys' Track, Girls' Track, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

On Monday, April 30, the girls' and boys' track teams competed at home for the Trojan Relays. The boys won with 144 points and the girls placed 2nd with 95 points. Trojan Track & Field seniors were honored last night.  There was a total of 15 seniors being honored, seven boys and eight girls. The...

Atlantic Hosts Tennis Tournament

Atlantic Hosts Tennis Tournament

Ashley Wendt and Erin Wendt

April 30, 2018


Filed under Activities, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Tennis

The Trojan Boys took second in a field of seven teams on Saturday, April 28 in a tournament held at home. Kuemper came out on top with 30 points, Atlantic second with 25, Shenandoah third with 23, CB Abraham Lincoln fourth with 18, Knoxville fifth with 17, Creston sixth with 17 and Red Oak rounded out...

Boys’ Soccer Falls to Harlan

Boys’ Soccer Falls to Harlan

Ashley Wendt

April 30, 2018


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

In a defensive game against Harlan, the Trojans kept the Cyclones at 0-0 at halftime. They held their ground until minute 60 of the game, giving up the first of three goals. At minutes 72 and 78, the Cyclones scored again, ending the game 3-0. Head coach Justin Williams said, "Around minute 20 of...

Trojan Track Competes at Drake Relays

Trojan Track Competes at Drake Relays

Dillon Sonntag, Editor

April 30, 2018


Filed under Boys' Track, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Uncategorized

Last week the Drake Relays were held in Des Moines on the 25th, 26th and 27th of April. The Trojans competed in nine events and placed top 8 in five of those. The first event to run was the Distance Medley on Friday morning. The quartet of Zade Niklasen, Dillon Sonntag, Tyler Moen and Chase Mullenix...

Trojan Boys’ Golf Falls to Kuemper at Home

Trojan Boys’ Golf Falls to Kuemper at Home

Dillon, Editor

April 26, 2018


Filed under Boys' Golf, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

On Tuesday, April 24, the boys' golf team hosted Kuemper and lost 159 to 154. Senior Ben Renaud was medalist with a 36 (+2)."Nice score by Ben today.  Struggled on 5 but finished with two birdies," said coach Ed Den Beste. Jared Tigges from Kuemper shot a 37. He was one shot up on Renaud going...

Taking Back the Track

Taking Back the Track

Aleigh Bean

April 24, 2018


Filed under Activities, Features, Girls' Track, Showcase, Sports

Nine senior girls are out for track this year: Sydney Bean, Charity Williams, Sidney Svoboda, Cheyenne Elliott, Morgan Altman, Jessica Hartwig, Kylie Proehl, Haley Engler and Cora Zikuda. Svoboda and Elliots are throwers; Bean, Williams and Hartwig are sprinters; Altman and Proehl run hurdles; Engler ...

Boys Golf Wins Denison Tournament by 34

Boys Golf Wins Denison Tournament by 34

Noah Bruckner, Editor

April 23, 2018


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

On Saturday, Apr. 21. the boys golf team travelled to Majestic Hills in Denison to compete in the Monarch Tournament. Junior Matt Gearheart medaled for the first time of the year shooting a 72. Senior Ben Renaud shot three over at 74 and was a runner up. Sophomore Cyle Renaud shot a 84, Senior Mason...

Trojan Boys’ Track Wins Tiger/Knight Co-Ed Meet

Trojan Boys’ Track Wins Tiger/Knight Co-Ed Meet

Dillon Sonntag, Editor

April 20, 2018


Filed under Boys' Track, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Last night, April 19, the boys and girls traveled to Denison for the Tiger/Knight Co-Ed meet. The Trojan boys won 11 events and put up 175 points to take home the team title for the fourth time this year. The girls finished in second place with 104 points. The best race of the night for the Trojans...

Cross Country Teams Plan “Dye Dash” as a Fundraiser

Cross Country Teams Plan “Dye Dash” as a Fundraiser

Tayler Burg and Pluma Pross

April 18, 2018


Filed under Activities, Cross Country, Features, Sports

The Atlantic Cross Country team will be holding a color run dubbed the “Dye Dash” on May 12 as a fundraiser to raise money for a chip-timing system. Head cross country coach and AHS Fuel advisor Dan Vargason is organizing the run with the help of the cross country team. The cost to participate i...

Trojan Girls’ Track Win Clarinda Relays

Trojan Girls’ Track Win Clarinda Relays

Dillon Sonntag, Editor

April 17, 2018


Filed under Boys' Track, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Last night, April 16, the girls' track team traveled to Clarinda and took home first place with 151 points. The Trojans scored its first 10 points of the meet in the 4x800. This was the only relay to get first place on the night but there were several other relays to come in second. Those were ...

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