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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!

Trojans Take On Regional Duals

Trojans Take On Regional Duals

Dani Mathisen, Editor

February 14, 2020

While the postseason continues on, the Atlantic-CAM wrestlers competed in the varsity Regional team duals Tuesday, Feb. 11 in Atlantic. Although the Trojans put up a good fight, they fell to Humboldt 34-29 by one pin in the final round.  The Trojans first faced off against #26 Red Oak, winning 46-29. ...

Wrestlers Prepare for Districts

Wrestlers Prepare for Districts

Kylie Neal, Editor

February 11, 2020

Postseason wrestling is now underway. The Atlantic-CAM wrestlers finished second at 2A Sectionals. The meet was held in Adel on Saturday, Feb. 8. Freshman Easton O’Brien at 106 pounds, senior Aybren Moore at 113 pounds, and junior Joe Weaver at 126 pounds secured first-place wins. Runner-up places included...

Atlantic-CAM Wrestlers Finish Runner-Up

Atlantic-CAM Wrestlers Finish Runner-Up

Dani Mathisen, Editor

February 4, 2020

The Atlantic-CAM wrestlers traveled to St. Albert to compete in a triangular which also included Shenandoah in attendance on Thursday, Jan. 30. The Trojans swept the competition with scoring 82-0 against Shenandoah and 67-6 versus St. Albert.  The following Saturday, Feb. 1, the Trojans placed second at the...

Girls Wrestling Attends State Tournament

Girls Wrestling Attends State Tournament

Hana Holtz, Editor

January 28, 2020

Three wrestlers attended the IWCOA girls State wrestling tournament on Friday, Jan. 24 and Saturday, Jan. 25. This is the first season for girls wrestling at AHS, and the second year there has been a State tournament for the sport in Iowa. The number of participants in the sport skyrocketed for the 2...

Runner-Up Finish for Trojan Wrestling

Runner-Up Finish for Trojan Wrestling

Kylie Neal, Editor

January 27, 2020

The Trojan wrestlers traveled to Glenwood on Thursday, Jan. 23 for a triangular meet. Atlantic-CAM picked up two wins on the night, beating Clarinda 63-18 and the home team 45-28.  Following the triangular, the Trojans participated in the 65th annual John J. Harris tournament at Southwest Valley High ...

Interest in Girls Wrestling Grows Across Iowa

Interest in Girls Wrestling Grows Across Iowa

Kenzie Hoffman, Staff Writer

January 22, 2020

Waverly-Shell Rock High School will be hosting girls State wrestling for the second year. They are expecting to have over 400 girls participating.  This will be an unofficial State wrestling tournament. The number of girls in Iowa competing in wrestling went from 93 last year to 543 this year ac...

Atlantic Hosts the Rollin Dyer Tournament

Atlantic Hosts the Rollin Dyer Tournament

Dani Mathisen, Editor

January 15, 2020

The Atlantic-CAM wrestlers hosted the 41st Annual Rollin Dyer Wrestling Tournament on Saturday, Jan. 11. The Trojans went against a 14-team field which included schools such as Red Oak, Bondurant-Farrar, Sergeant Bluff-Luton, AHSTW, Humboldt, Glenwood and more.  Overall, the Trojans came in seventh place w...

Watchful Week of Wrestling

Watchful Week of Wrestling

Kylie Neal, Editor

January 10, 2020

The Atlantic-CAM wrestlers began the downhill stretch of the season this week at home. On Tuesday, Jan. 7 the Trojans took on Logan Magnolia, OA-BCIG, and Woodbine in a quadrangular meet.  The final scores of the night included a seven-point loss to Logan-Magnolia, and two wins. Atlantic-CAM toppe...

Winter Break Recap: Atlantic-CAM Wrestling

Winter Break Recap: Atlantic-CAM Wrestling

Kylie Neal, Editor

January 7, 2020

While first semester came to an end on Friday, Dec. 20, the wrestling team kept at it, attending two meets over the winter break. At the Red Owens Holiday Classic, the Trojan wrestlers finished in third place. The meet was held on Saturday, Dec. 21 at Southeast Polk. Senior Aybren Moore secured a f...

Trojans Take Down Knights and Titans

Trojans Take Down Knights and Titans

Kylie Neal, Editor

December 20, 2019

The Atlantic-CAM wrestlers’ hard work and commitment is paying off. After weeks of early morning and after school practices, the Trojans were able to add two more dual victories to the list on Thursday, Dec. 19 in Carroll. The Trojans defeated the Kuemper Knights with a score of 59-13, and 40-27 ...

Trojans Take on Council Bluffs Classic

Trojans Take on Council Bluffs Classic

Kylie Neal, Editor

December 17, 2019

It was a busy weekend for Atlantic-CAM wrestling. Four of the five girls competed at the tournament held in Oakland on Saturday, Dec. 14. Senior Aleigh Bean took first place in the 124-130 pound weight class. Senior Madison Fell and sophomore Kenzie Hoffman placed second in their divisions, and sop...

Trojan Wrestlers Sweep Again at Red Oak

Trojan Wrestlers Sweep Again at Red Oak

Kylie Neal, Editor

December 13, 2019

The Atlantic-CAM wrestlers earned another three dual victories on Tuesday, Dec. 10. The Trojans traveled to Red Oak’s new facility and battled down to the wire against Creston, AHSTW, and Red Oak. The final score against Creston was 45-28. They beat AHSTW with a score of 54-24, and Red Oak with a sc...

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