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  • The archery team heads to Valley on Saturday, Feb. 22. Good luck!
  • There is no school on Thursday, Feb. 20 and Friday, Feb. 21.
  • Good luck to the wrestlers at State this weekend!
  • Parent/Teacher conferences are Wednesday, Feb. 19 and Thursday, Feb. 20.
  • Good luck to the girls basketball team on Wednesday, Feb. 19 against Red Oak!
  • The Late Winter Band and Vocal Concert is Tuesday, Feb. 18. Break a leg!
  • Atlantic boys basketball hosts Harlan on Monday, Feb. 17. Good luck!
  • The jazz band heads to Glenwood on Monday, Feb. 17 for the District contest. Break a leg!
  • Order your yearbook!

Swim Team Competes at State-Qualifying Meet

Swim Team Competes at State-Qualifying Meet

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

Lewis Central Hosts Swimming Invitational

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

Atlantic Drops Dual Against Abraham Lincoln

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

Lewis Central Bests Atlantic

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

Swim Team Continues to Improve

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

Trojan Swim Faces Off in Carroll

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

Trojan Swimming Places Fourth

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

Atlantic Swimming Hosts Triangular

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

Boys Swim Competes at Boone Meet

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. ...

2019-20 Boys Swimming Preview

2019-20 Boys Swimming Preview

Connor Church, Editor

November 26, 2019

The 2019-20 boys swimming season is here. Practice started on Monday, Nov. 11, and the boys are looking to improve from last season. There were three seniors on the team last year: Tyson Parker, Alec Muff, and Avery Andersen. Parker swam in the 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard butterfly, and the 200-yard...

Girls Swim Shows at State

Girls Swim Shows at State

Hana Holtz, Editor

November 11, 2019

The Atlantic swim team had their last contest of the season at the state meet on Friday, Nov. 8 and Saturday, Nov. 9. The meet was held in Marshalltown. The Trojan team qualified six events the previous weekend. Senior Anna Lowary qualified for state in the 200 and 500-yard freestyles. In the 200-yard prelims...

Six Events Qualify for State Swim

Six Events Qualify for State Swim

Hana Holtz, Editor

November 5, 2019

The Atlantic girls swim team went to Johnston on Saturday for the regional meet. Squads from around the state were present. Atlantic competed against teams that are two to three times bigger in size, as the Trojan girls swim team only has ten members. Individually, senior Anna Lowary qualified for state in two even...

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