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Stepping Down

Amber Badger, Editor In Chief
November 3, 2016
Filed under Check This Out!, Sports

Family always comes first. English teacher Kersten Mullen announced to the soccer team that she will be stepping down as boys' soccer head coach. “I think that they were obviously, sad but they understood,” Mullen said regarding the team's reaction to her announcement. “It was awful [telling junior varsity and ...

Soccer season 16-17 review

Michael Boyd, staffer
November 2, 2016
Filed under Check This Out!, NEXT, Opinions, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

                                                                                                                            The soccer season has come to an end; the final game was held on Tuesday Oct. 18. This season has not gone the wa...

Smoky Hill Volleyball

Jair Thompson, Staffer
October 21, 2016
Filed under Opinions, Showcase, Sports

Smoky Hill Volleyball played a very fierce opponent in the Eaglecrest Raptors on Thursday October 20th. It was a very emotional night for the seniors as they knew it would be there last on the Smoky Hill floor. Senior Abbey Moffit, started off the games with the singing of the national anthem. The...

Pass Interference

Jair Thompson, Staffer
October 21, 2016
Filed under Opinions, Showcase, Sports

The huge controversy in the National Football League (NFL) right now is whether or not they should review pass interference calls. The problem with doing this would be that it would add extra time onto the games which the NFL has already lost viewers this year because of it. Adding a few minutes onto...

Boys Soccer Smoky Hill Vs Arapahoe

Amira Marie, Staffer
October 14, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Our boys Soccer team took on our rivals, the Arapahoe Warriors, at home on Monday. Both teams were at full force throughout the first half. Goalkeeper Pedro Alvarado had blocked several possible goals before Arapahoe went on to score. The first half ended with a 2-0 lead from Arapahoe. Our boys con...

Rocky Mountain Showdown

Sabrina Chavez, Staffer
September 1, 2016
Filed under News, Sports

It is that time of year again; The Rocky Mountain showdown will be on September 2 at 6 pm. The CU vs. CSU game will be held at The Sports Authority Field.   The tickets will be sold for more than half off their original price. The tickets will be $25 instead of the original $55. Tickets can be pu...

Smoky Baseball Goes to Coors Field

Smoky Baseball Goes to Coors Field

Krystal Limon, Staffer
May 18, 2016
Filed under News, Sports

Monday, May 16, all of Smoky Baseball, Varsity, Junior Varsity, C-Team, and Freshman team attended a field trip to Coors Field for a scrimmage game against Austin Valley. “[Smoky Baseball] was able to do that because as one of our fundraisers we sell Rookies tickets and if you sell so many tickets th...

Hill Regiment Marching Band

Hill Regiment Marching Band

Autumn Olson, Staffer
May 18, 2016
Filed under Academics, Check This Out!, Clubs, Showcase, Sports

Smoky Hill’s regiment marching band is now looking for new members to add to their family. With approximately over 100 students every year in marching band, it is not hard to find your place and make new friends with similar interests. Junior Vanessa Rivera, a clarinet player in the marching...

Come Out for Sports Camp, Buffs!

Keisha Lopes, Staffer
May 11, 2016
Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

  Smoky Hill's athletic department will be having camp for various sports throughout the summer of 2016. While there are over 20+ varsity sports offered at Smoky Hill, there will only be seven sports that are offering summer athletic programs. Some are beginning at the start of summer, will others will offer a camp...

Smoky Hill Diver Becomes Third Best in Colorado

Smoky Hill Diver Becomes Third Best in Colorado

Kyna Fitzpatrick, Editor
April 8, 2016
Filed under News, Sports

According to the denverpost.com, an Eaglecrest senior, Devin Bellamy, recorded the third best effort on Colorado record at the Dick Rush Memorial swimming meet in Thornton last weekend. Bellamy scored a total of 585.40 points in the meet. The only better scores were posted by diver Kyle Goodwin from Regi...

JV Poms

JV Poms

Mahwish Rana, Staffer
March 27, 2016
Filed under News, Sports

Next year for Smoky Poms will be more different and efficient due to a new addition. Poms has decided to make a JV team. Upcoming sophomores, juniors, and seniors must at least have been at smoky for 1 semester to join the JV team next season. “JV teams are meant to introduce and prepare dancers ...

How the Texans Stole Brock Osweiler from the Broncos

How the Texans Stole Brock Osweiler from the Broncos

Krystal Limon, Staffer
March 18, 2016
Filed under News, Sports

Brock Osweiler left the Broncos to be a quarterback for the Houston Texans, and subsequently has created a shock for hundreds of Broncos' fans, including junior Trevor Timm. “I  was upset because Brock Osweiler left broncos for the Texans for a better deal. The deal was 73 million for four years,” Timm said. “It just upset me...

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