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Softball springs into season

April 23, 2019 12:22am | Adriana Pillsbury, reporter

As sports spring into session, softball starts again and continues to expand in their goals for the upcoming season. With big goals, the Shawano Varsity Softball team blocks out their surroundings and gets their heads in the game. For some, softball is an escape from […]

Athlete of the month: Makayla Stoddart

April 8, 2019 2:44pm | Georgia Eggert, editor

The Shawano High School girls soccer team was off to a good start with a win against Waupaca. They are progressing with the leadership of many, especially senior Makayla Stoddart. “I believe I was chosen as a captain because I have a greater understanding of […]

Springin’ up sports

March 20, 2019 10:35pm | Georgia Eggert, editor

Spring is on the way, and that means sports such as boys tennis, girls soccer, track, softball and baseball are around the corner. Practices and tryouts will be starting after spring break, while some start during break. Junior Bryce Carlson plays boys tennis and described […]

To kill a rocking serve

March 20, 2019 10:34pm | Sawyer Pyawasay, Reporter

On Thursday, March 7 boys at Shawano Community High School set forth on a new court. Boys throughout the entire high school, ranging from freshmen to seniors, competed against each other for bragging rights as volleyball champs, while also impressing their peers. The Powderbuff competition […]

Shawano athletes celebrate winter season

March 20, 2019 10:34pm | Caprice Rush, reporter

Spring is coming. March 4 marked the end of the 2019 winter athletic sports season and the beginning of the spring season. Six sports teams met at The Gathering to reflect on their seasons and celebrate team success. The teams that met consisted of wrestling, […]

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 […]