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  • The varsity cross country qualifying meets are Wednesday, Oct. 21.
  • There will be a 1.5 hr early dismissal Wednesday, Oct. 21.
  • The fall vocal concert is Tuesday, Oct. 20.
  • The NHS blood drive will be held Tuesday, Oct. 20.
  • Varsity volleyball match vs Clarinda Monday, Oct. 19 at AHS.
  • Atlantic will host the first football playoff game on Oct. 23.
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Atlantic Girls Swim Competes at Spencer

The Atlantic girls swim team traveled to Spencer Oct. 13. Eight of the girls swam at the triangular against Spencer and Perry.

Da'Jai Wesson, Editor

October 15, 2020

The Atlantic girls swim team competed against Perry and Spencer on Oct. 13, 2020. Eight of the girls swam at the triangular in Spencer, taking home a couple of wins and a runner up from the competition.  Junior Alexes Reynolds won the 200-yard freestyle, finishing with a time of 2:11.27. In the s...

Girls Swim Dives into First Meet

Senior Bryer Rose gets ready to dive before her event at home last year. She competed both individually and in relays for the first meet at Marshalltown this fall.

Da'Jai Wesson, Editor

September 22, 2020

The girls swim team’s first meet was Saturday, Sept. 19. They finished in 6th place out of 8 teams at the Marshalltown invitational.  The girls swim team’s overall score for the meet on Saturday was 97. Some highlights for the team include a 4th place 400-yard freestyle relay swam by junior A...

Girls Swim Preview 2020-21

Junior Alexis Reynolds swims in a relay at last year's state competition. The girls placed 17th at state.

Da'Jai Wesson, Editor

September 11, 2020

The girls swim team has already returned to the pool and started training for the 2020-2021 school year. Both new and old swimmers join for competition this season.  Practice for the trojan swimmers began Aug. 12. The first week consisted of practice once a day, while the following week started pra...

Swim Team Competes at State-Qualifying Meet

Sophomore Brayden Atkinson competes in the 200-yard freestyle on Saturday. He earned 14th place in the event, after touching the wall in 2:01.15.

Hana Holtz, Editor

February 10, 2020

The postseason began on Saturday, Feb. 8 for the Atlantic boys swim team. The Trojans headed to Johnston, where they swam against seven other teams in their district. There were five other district sites, and the top 16 swimmers from all six districts qualified for the State meet. The boys earned sev...

Lewis Central Hosts Swimming Invitational

Sophomore Bryan York zones in before jumping off the block. York was a part of four of the top-ten events on Saturday.

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 29, 2020

The boys swim team competed in the 28th Annual Winter Classic, which was held at Lewis Central on Saturday, Jan. 25. There were 11 teams at the tournament, and the Trojans earned eighth place.  Highlights from the meet include a handful of top ten finishes. Individually, sophomore Bryan York foun...

Atlantic Drops Dual Against Abraham Lincoln

Sophomore Brayden Atkinson dives into the water at the start of a relay race. Atkinson won two events on Thursday.

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 20, 2020

The Trojan swim team played host to Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln on Thursday, Jan. 16 in a dual. Atlantic won eight events but narrowly lost to the Lynx, 77-69.  Individually, the boys won six events. Sophomore Brayden Atkinson was the top dog in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 25.56. In the ...

Lewis Central Bests Atlantic

Senior Cole Sampson does the backstroke at a home meet. On Monday, Sampson was a part of the two winning relay teams.

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 14, 2020

The boys swim team was back in action on Monday, Jan. 13 as they took on Lewis Central in a dual. The boys made the road trip to Council Bluffs, where they were outscored, 105-58. Lewis Central won the dual, but the Atlantic boys took the top spot in five events.  Sophomore Bryan York got it done in two indi...

Swim Team Continues to Improve

Sophomore Drew Engler cuts through the water during his event. Engler took fourth place in the 100-yard breaststroke.

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 9, 2020

In their first competition of the new year, the Atlantic boys swim team hosted Waukee and Sioux City West on Tuesday, Jan. 7. The boys knew the competition was going to be tough, much like what they are expecting to see at the start of the postseason. In team scoring, Waukee topped the field. They beat Sioux City W...

Trojan Swim Faces Off in Carroll

Brothers Cole and Alex Sampson chat after their race at the Nishna Valley YMCA. They were a part of the runner-up 400-yard freestyle relay team.

Hana Holtz, Editor

December 20, 2019

In their last high-school swim meet before winter break, the boys swim team headed to Carroll for a triangular on Thursday, Dec. 19. The Boone team also made the long haul to complete the field. The boys’ team snagged one first-place finish on Thursday night. Sophomore Bryan York was the top dog in the ...

Trojan Swimming Places Fourth

Sophomore Bryce Schmidtke competes in a home meet this season. In Saturday’s meet, Schmitdke swam in the 2 x 100 relay and 200-yard relay.

Hana Holtz, Editor

December 18, 2019

After hosting Sioux City North and South Sioux City on Thursday, Dec. 12, the Atlantic boys swim team trekked to Marshalltown. The boys competed in a field of five teams, where they came in fourth. Atlantic earned two runner-up finishes at the meet. Sophomores Bryan York and Alex Sampson grabbed s...

Atlantic Swimming Hosts Triangular

The boys break it down before Thursday's home meet. There are seven boys on the team this year.

Hana Holtz, Editor

December 16, 2019

The Trojan swim team was back in action on Thursday, Dec. 12 at the Nishna Valley YMCA. The boys’ team hosted South Sioux City and Sioux City North for their first home meet of the season. Highlights from the meet include three first-place finishes from three separate sophomores. Brayden Atkinson ...

Boys Swim Competes at Boone Meet

The sophomore boys gather around to play a game of cards at a meet. The class of 2022 makes up the majority of the young Atlantic team.

Hana Holtz, Editor

December 10, 2019

The boys high-school swimming season began on Saturday, Dec. 7 in Boone. Atlantic competed in a field of six teams at the meet, earning fifth. This year, the squad has seven members. Cole Sampson is the lone senior. Junior Devlyne Sunderman joined the team, competing in his first season of swimming. ...

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