State Cross Country Meets

Joanna Keck

February 6, 2015

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As Elise Reina crosses the finish line, an equally as glorious smile rushes across her face to complement her 2014 state cross-country championship title. Saturday, Nov. 8, the Cross Country team competed in the state race at Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs. Oaklawn Park is originally the home of many horse races, so teams from...

Fishing team overcomes adversity

Joanna Keck

February 5, 2015

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Just as Noah Boyett dishearteningly ties up to a nearby tree and envisions a possibility of defeat, the trolling motor of his not-so-reliable boat starts back up again just in time for him to fill his fish limit within only a few minutes left in the tournament. On Jan. 25 the fishing team took first place in the high school...

Cheer preps for Nationals

Samantha Stansbury, Editor

February 5, 2015

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The team huddled into a circle with their heads down, took each other’s hands, and waited in a gym heavy in suspense and nervous anticipation for their school to be announced. The announcement that would confirm that all of the hard work, long practices, conditioning, and injuries were worth it. As the announcer’s voice...

Foreign exchange student joins the stars

Mollie Ownbey, Sports Editor

February 5, 2015

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Celine Petersohn’s endearment for dancing followed her across the world. All the way from Leipzig, Germany to her temporary home as a foreign exchange student in Springdale, Arkansas, dancing is something Petersohn couldn’t leave behind. The desire to pursue her love for traveling, and her aspiration to be apart  of...

Football finishes season in first round

Mollie Ownbey, Sports Editor

February 5, 2015

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The Wildcats extra point attempt to tie the first round of the play off game, was swatted down immediately as it left Sophomore Brady Duggars foot. The  Bryant Hornets advanced to the second round of play offs and  ended the 2014 football season for the wildcats. The 28-27 loss to the Hornets was not only just the conclusion...

Bowlin spared with warning

Kerrigan Reading, Features Editor

February 5, 2015

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The basketball team started out the school year with a AAA recruitment violation warning. Since it was just a warning, this will not harm the team in any way. In fact, they turned themselves in. “Once youʼre contacted by a parent youʼre supposed to contact your building principal, and I did not do that immediately. We...

Volleyball adjusts to new regiment

Kerrigan Reading, Features Editor

February 5, 2015

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Tension was high as the volleyball team faced Southside, last year’s State Champions, on Sept. 4. Winning this game would be evidence of all the hard work the team had put in since last season, of how far they had come, and how bad they wanted to be able to call themselves State Champions. So, when they did defeat the Rebels...

Silver stars prepare to shine at State competition

Mollie Ownbey, Sports Editor

February 5, 2015

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“Take State”, is a simple phrase, but the actual duty of doing so is not not simple in any sport. State Champions is what all sports teams strive and dream to be. Saturday, Nov. 8 the Silver Stars will travel to Alma, AR to try and reach the goal they have been practicing for all year. The Silver Stars are taking four...

‘Kick Sass’ takes powderpuff championship

Kerrigan Reading, Features Editor

February 5, 2015

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On Oct. 9, the Powderpuff Championship took place during activity period on the new field. The teams competing were basketball, named Kick Sass, and soccer, the AK’s. The basketball team walked away triumphant, winning 18-2. Despite having only practiced two times, the basketball team and their coaches expected them to...

Booster club tackles lack of seating backs in new stadium

Mollie Ownbey, Sports Editor

February 5, 2015

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The fans and supporters are eager for the rapidly approaching Wildcat football season and the new football Stadium.  Due to overwhelming fan support and interest in the new on-campus stadium it made the challenge of selling as many chair back seats as possible fairly simple for parents and players. The sales were extremely...

Reina, Sugg lead cross country team to victory

Mollie Ownbey, Sports Editor

February 5, 2015

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Oct. 28th the Wildcat cross country team represented our school in the 2014 7A conference meet held at Rogers High School. Har-Ber having both a boy and girl champion made this meet overall successful. Junior Elise Reina finished the 5k with the winning time 19:19, taking home the title. Also Junior TJ Sugg completed the boys...

Boot Boys

Holland Primm, Opinion

February 5, 2015

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Usually on Friday nights, the focus is only on the boys between the field goals. But new attention is being drawn to the boys on the sidelines--the ones sporting not only the familiar jerseys, but also jeans and cowboy boots. The group of boys is made up of sophomore junior varsity players. The members are Daniel Ezell, Nico...

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