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Tourtillott competes at state

March 6, 2019 4:59pm | Adriana Pillsbury, reporter

As Shawano High continues to push their students to their full potential, junior Keith Tourtillott takes the long practices and hard work to state. Wrestling since freshman year, Tourtillott has always held himself to a very high standard. Some goals remain dreams, but Tourtillot’s became […]

Cheerleaders prepare for state competition

March 6, 2019 4:58pm | Haley Sheldon

The cheerleading state competition in LaCrosse was this past weekend on February 28-March 1, and SCHS cheerleaders were preparing for their series of performances that started on Friday, March 1. Cheerleaders left after school at 5 p.m. on Thursday, February 28, and rode the bus […]

Shawano girls basketball ‘travels’ to regionals

March 6, 2019 4:58pm | Caprice Rush, reporter

For the entire season, the Shawano girls varsity basketball team has been playing and training toward one goal: state. The road to state has been heating up recently with the start of the regional games. On Tuesday, February 19, Shawano played Antigo in the first […]

Athlete of the Month: Johnathan Dillenburg

March 6, 2019 4:58pm | Georgia Eggert, editor

Johnathan Dillenburg wrapped up his junior year of hockey with 25 goals and 15 assists in 19 games. Dillenburg has grown up playing hockey for ten years and plans to continue it for the rest of high school. Dillenburg described his love for the game […]

Shawano wrestling pins their way to regionals

February 26, 2019 11:21pm | Caprice Rush, reporter

After hours of practice, lifting and dedication, the Shawano Community High School wrestling team made their way to regionals. Regionals was held on Saturday, Feb. 9 in Antigo, Wisconsin. Many wrestlers looked forward to their first regionals, while some were preparing to compete at their […]

Reaching for a spot at state

February 26, 2019 11:20pm | Autumn Vanderlinden

On February 9, Shawano Community High School boy’s swim team went to UW- Stevens Point to compete at Sectionals. This event figures out which swimmers are moving on to State. The boys competed against Rhinelander, Menomonie, Rice Lake, Wausau East, Medford, Lakeland Union, River Falls, […]

Senior girls leave it all on the court one last time

February 26, 2019 11:17pm | Adriana Pillsbury, reporter

Every year each team has to deal with losing their seniors, so seniors are given the spotlight for one night. Many different feelings are brought out during these times, some good and  some bad. Going into senior night, many speak about those who have gotten […]

One team, one goal: Shawano High School’s soccer program

February 26, 2019 11:12pm | Sawyer Pyawasay

Boys and girls who enjoy the sport of soccer or anything with a ball: fall, winter, and spring are your months to get out and enjoy time with your fellow classmates. If you are undecided if you would like to get involved, just do it. […]

Raising money, raising awareness

February 7, 2019 5:21pm | Georgia Eggert, editor

Friday, February 1 Student Council members sold shirts at the girls’ basketball game at Shawano Community High School in support of the American Heart Association. There was a fundraiser that contained a  dash for cash and a thank you to first responders to kick off […]

Athletes of the Month: Hannah Kadonski and Emily Watters

February 7, 2019 5:16pm | Georgia Eggert, editor

This month, not just one outstanding athlete could be chosen. Therefore, seniors Hannah Kadonski and Emily Waters were selected. They will be going to State for solo routines in cheer. There were 60 entries from all over, and only 25 people qualified for state. To […]