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R.I.P Mamba

Hailee Ruelas, Staffer

January 26, 2020

Kobe Bryant was reported dead as of this morning 1-26-20, and has devastated the sports world and many Smoky Hill students. Student-athletes will be mourning Bryant's death, along with his daughter Gianna (13). Kobe and Gianna were on the helicopter, along with 8 other passengers, on their way to a basketball tournament at the Ma...

The 2019/2020 Wrestling Season

The 2019/2020 Wrestling Season

Tayler Sewick, Staffer

January 24, 2020

The wrestling team for Smoky Hill has done better than they have in many years. This is good because the wrestling team hasn't had that much love from Smoky Hill in the past couple years, and they need to be recognized for doing as good as they are this season. Before this year there has been a change...

Boys Basketball Starts League Play Today

Hailee Ruelas

January 8, 2020

Players Terrell Smith (10), Dylan Sanders (10), Jordan Whitaker (11), and Quamar (Big Q) Neal (11) talk about their excitement and preparation for their game against Grandview.

Unified Basketball Starts Today

January 8, 2020

Students Kamari Lewis-Stallworth (11), Chase Lyons (12), and Lydell Hudson (12) have been working with the Unified basketball team this year. They have been practicing 2-3 times a week for about an hour to prepare for their first game against Grandview.

Come Back for Smoky Hill’s Football Team

Come Back for Smoky Hill's Football Team

Krystal Grider, Staffer

November 15, 2019

The playoffs are here and Smoky Hill football team is trying to prepare and make sure they have the win in the bag. I interviewed a few players to see what their strategies are. I interviewed Vincent King and asked him what are you going to do to prepare for the playoffs? King said “for me it's more a...

Smoky Goes To State!

Bianca Richerson and Arian Jensen

October 25, 2019

Friday, October 25th the Smoky Hill Softball team are going to state and will play Arapahoe High School. GO BUFFS!

Smoky Hills New Turf Field

Smoky Hills New Turf Field

Marcus Risley, Staffer

October 8, 2019

We at Smoky Hill are getting a turf field at our school. The construction workers have been working on our fields for about a month and a half. The deadline for the turf field is November 1st according to Mr. Thompson.  “It is something that we have pushed for a very long time that the distric...

Concussion Aviation

Concussion Aviation

Tayler Sewick, Staff

September 12, 2019

 Head aching, hands are shaking, the pain is violent. The next moment your falling into darkness and no way out of the pain in their head. That is what it looks like when you don't get the concussion protocol. no one wants to know the pain of an unchecked concussion when they are in a sport or an in...

Summer Baseball

Summer Baseball

Bianca Richerson, Staff

May 17, 2019

Baseball season has ended and next year baseball players and looking forward to summer baseball. Summer baseball starts next week on Tuesday and the boys are getting ready to play.  Someone who is really looking forward to summer is junior Alan Yarbrough. “ I am really looking forward to having as mu...

PE Credits: How Many are Enough

PE Credits: How Many are Enough

Andrew Guerin, Staffer

May 6, 2019

Would Students at Smoky Hill want more or less mandated credits for PE.

Wrestling Managers

Wrestling Managers

Stephanie Martinez, Staffer

January 27, 2019

The wrestling team at Smoky has gone through so many changes this past couple of months, so I wanted to see how the managers were doing. B’Elanna Sanders, junior, has been a manager since her freshman year. “What made me want to become manager was my mom,” Sanders said, “She was in school and I wanted...

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