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Swimming Preseason Camp

Swimming Preseason Camp

Rhonan Norvell, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 9, 2017

Filed under Check This Out!, News, Sports

The swimming season is back for our water buffs and to get the season started there will be a preseason camp.   Starting Oct. 9 in the Smoky Hill pool going through Nov. third going everyday from 3:45 p.m. through 5:15 p.m. although there will not be practice over fall break.   ...

Passing of Kristin Callbeck

Mona Jabr, Magazine manager, Editor

May 7, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

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Welcome new Volleyball coach

Elizabeth Fernandez, Staffer

May 4, 2017

Filed under Check This Out!, News, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

Smoky Hill continues to grow each year, and with it the necessity for additional staff. We are pleased to welcome Scott Nugent (also known as “Nuge”) as our new girls’ volleyball coach. Nugent has been playing volleyball for 30 years and has been coaching at “no limits” (Volleyball foundation)...

March Madness

Michael Boyd, Staffer

March 10, 2017

Filed under Check This Out!, News, Opinions, Sports, Student Life

Next week is when March Madness starts. The atmosphere at Smoky will be intense and exciting while the games are being played. For the students who want to keep up with the games and watch some of the games, you want to know about this. Smoky Hill will be playing the games on some of  the t.v’s...

MVP Race

Jair Thompson, Staffer

March 8, 2017

Filed under News, Opinions, Showcase, Sports

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is full of the best of some of the best basketball players in the world. Inside the NBA, there are multiple different awards given out to the biggest stand out players in whatever their respective category is for the award. The biggest award you can win as a ...

Why I Chose Lacrosse Over Baseball

Rhonan Norvell, Staffer

March 7, 2017

Filed under Opinions, Sports

After years of preparation to get to a point to compete for a spot on our high school baseball team, including playing spring and summer ball my freshmen year, continuing in the Smoky Hill baseball program wasn't just an option anymore. It was a necessity. To get a chance at playing time, there were...

Four healthy salads for spring

Autumn Olson, Editor

March 6, 2017

Filed under Opinions, Showcase, Sports

With spring coming up quickly and warm weather rushing in, it is time to skip your ordinary chicken salad and make quick, fun salads perfect for any occasion and weather to keep your mind and body healthy!   Pear greek salad Ingredients: One pear cut into slivers five strawberr...

Help Smoky Hill Lacrosse Team

Sabrina Chavez, Staffer

March 6, 2017

Filed under Sports

Help Smoky Hill´s Lacrosse team and the fight of cancer by purchasing a ticket to the Mammoth Lacrosse game. The Colorado Mammoths will be competing against Saskatchewan Rush. The match will take place at the Pepsi Center on Mar. 25 at 7:00 P.M. Doors will open at 6:00pm. A $20 ticket will include ...



Octavia Ford, staff

December 14, 2016

Filed under Check This Out!, Showcase, Sports

HEY SMOKY HILL GIRLS! Have you met your new soccer coach, Mr. Dayton Owen, aka Coach “O” ? Coach Owen owned The National Goalkeeper Academy, trained coaches how to train goalkeepers, and was nominated Coach of the year. He helped Florida State build their team.  “ I coach with a lot of ene...

9News Top Plays

Mona Jabr, Magazine Manager, Editor

December 7, 2016

Filed under News, Sports

9News ranked the top plays in high school winter sports, that includes dunks, snipes, and touchdowns. Winners will be announced on the Sunday morning Prep Rally. Vote in the pole for Smoky Hill. http://www.9news.com/mb/sports/high-school/the-all-usa-colorado-plays-of%20-the-week-december-6/363558515...

Athlete of the month

Athlete of the month

Michael Boyd, staffer

December 1, 2016

Filed under Check This Out!, Showcase, Sports

Smoky Hill offers a variety of sports and students who excel at their sports can become Athlete of the Month. Every month the students who perform outstandingly will get notified as the Athlete of the Month. The Athletes of the Month are awarded with their picture taken and a free Jimmy John's sub san...

Dak Prescott or Tony Romo

Jair Thompson, Staffer

November 19, 2016

Filed under NEXT, Opinions, Sports

In his third preseason game quarterback Tony Romo stepped onto the field fresh from  injury ready to take some snaps. His back up Dak Prescott sat patiently on the sideline not expecting to play much sense Romo was back. Half way through the second quarter, Romo took a hit from from star defensive...

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