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Trojans Finish the Season Strong Against Red Oak

Trojans Finish the Season Strong Against Red Oak

Connor Church, Editor

October 23, 2018


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Trojans finished the season strong on Friday night at the Trojan Bowl against the Red Oak Tigers. It was the last game of the season, and the Trojans wanted to go out with a win. It was also the last game for the seniors. The Trojans got the ball first, but fumbled on their first possession. This...

NEWS BRIEF — Trojans Prepare for State Cross Country

NEWS BRIEF — Trojans Prepare for State Cross Country

Kennedy Goergen

October 22, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, News Briefs, Sports

Thursday, Oct. 18, both the boys and girls cross country teams made it to State. The girls' team last made it to State in 2010, boys in 2007, and the last time both girls and boys cross country teams made it to State together was in 2002. State cross country will take place on Saturday, Oct. 27, in For...

Volleyball Season Comes to an End in Carroll

Volleyball Season Comes to an End in Carroll

Hana Holtz, Editor

October 21, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

Matched up against the #1 team in class 3A, the Atlantic Trojan volleyball team made their way to Carroll on Wednesday with the hopes of keeping their season alive. The Trojans held a record of 8-27 coming into the Regional Quarterfinal, while the opposition arrived with an almost-perfect record of 39-...

JV Teams Finish Season at Missouri Valley

JV Teams Finish Season at Missouri Valley

Ashley Wendt and Erin Wendt

October 17, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports

The boys’ and girls’ JV cross country teams completed their seasons on Saturday, Oct. 13 at the Missouri Valley Cross Country Spectacular. Due to the amount of rain during the week, the course was altered from previous years but was still located at the Logan-Mo. Valley Country Club. Teams were all...

Last Tournament for Trojan Volleyball

Last Tournament for Trojan Volleyball

Hana Holtz, Editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Volleyball

With the end of the season quickly approaching, the Trojan volleyball team trekked to Winterset on Saturday for their last tournament. With the hopes of adding some wins to their record, the Trojans left Atlantic in the early morning. To start off tournament play, Atlantic was slated to compete aga...

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 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...

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