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Big Plays, Big Points, Big Win

Big Plays, Big Points, Big Win

Sam Wiegand, Sports Editor

August 29, 2016

The SkyHawk football team has the ball 1st and 10, on their own 27 yard line, for their first offensive play. Senior center Drew Rerucha snaps the ball to senior quarterback Ryan Moritz. Moritz scans the field and delivers a deep ball to senior wide receiver Christian Banker for a 73 yard touchdown....

Fall Sports Preview

Fall Sports Preview

Sam Wiegand, Sports Editor

August 22, 2016

Skutt Catholic is known for many things. Academics, good people, and athletics. With the start of the new school year comes the start of a new fall sports season. This means that six major sports will begin competing against other schools to show who is the best team of them all. Here are some pre...

Scoreboard Says: Infinite Capabilities

Scoreboard Says: Infinite Capabilities

Sam Wiegand, Sports Editor

August 15, 2016

With the start of a new school year, not only will the hallways at Skutt Catholic have new faces, but the athletic facilities will as well. New features in the athletic facilities come in the shape of scoreboards. However, these aren’t your run of the mill scoreboards. They are brand new video boards...

Deep Thoughts With Peter And Sam: Episode 1

Deep Thoughts With Peter And Sam: Episode 1
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kFFg7NbHBmY

Peter Quinn and Sam Wiegand

May 9, 2016

Throughout all of your education, you've most likely heard the phrase, "There's no such thing as a bad question." Well, today we have taken that idea and decided to prove it wrong. Simply by walking around and asking confusing questions, we stumped the majority of people. So, please enjoy a few "Deep...

The Dark Side of The Rainbow

The Dark Side of The Rainbow
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b4BDL13pWGs

Sam Wiegand, Staff Reporter

May 2, 2016

Most great movies have incredible soundtracks that fit the meaning, purpose, and feel of the movie. Some people have decided that the original soundtrack isn't enough. This brings up the term movie synchronization, which involves playing music over a movie, and somehow it still works and syncs up. After...

Splash Brothers Vs. Air Jordan

Splash Brothers Vs. Air Jordan

Sam Wiegand, Staff Reporter

April 11, 2016

In the NBA, and virtually every other sport, it's always about winning. Winning always proves who is better. In the regular season, the mark of 70 wins has only been met by two all time great regular season teams: the 2015-2016 Golden State Warriors and the 1995-1996 Chicago Bulls. Like any good sports...

John Buffer Test Prep

John Buffer Test Prep

Sam Wiegand, Staff Reporter

March 29, 2016

Hammering the grammar and honoring thy commas are two tasks a large majority of the Skutt Catholic students understand. These quotes stem from the infamous “John Baylor Test Prep” videos. Unfortunately during some of the recent showings of “JBTP,” the streaming service didn't work to the student’s...

Skutt Catholic Soccer Splits Games, Mendlik Scores

Skutt Catholic Soccer Splits Games, Mendlik Scores

Sam Wiegand, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2016

The first week of soccer games was an exciting one for the Skutt Catholic Boys’ Varsity Soccer. Two games against Class A opponents for the SkyHawks were a setup for two tough matches, and it was nothing less than that. “We learned we can play with the best,” senior captain Nick Wagner remarked. Thursday,...

Meink, Vanderpool Deliver Skutt Catholic Another Title

Meink, Vanderpool Deliver Skutt Catholic Another Title

Sam Wiegand, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2016

SkyHawk wrestling is a perennial powerhouse, and this year was no different. On February 20th, the SkyHawks captured their 18th state championship in the last 19 years, winning by 1.5 points over Plattsmouth for the second straight year. The season was a new experience for the wrestling program,...

Shaving Some Time

Shaving Some Time

Sam Wiegand, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2016

Every sport comes with its own special traditions. Football bleaches their hair, soccer has their duck, while swimming shaves their heads. The head-shaving tradition goes far back into the team’s history. In keeping with this tradition, on the evening of Friday, February 12, members of the boys’ te...

A Tale of Two Quarterbacks

A Tale of Two Quarterbacks

Sam Wiegand, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2016

Grab your snacks, wrangle up some friends, and turn on your TV. It's time for the biggest single sporting event in the world: the Super Bowl. February 7, 2016 marks the date of this year's championship game between the 15-1 Carolina Panthers of the NFC and the 12-4 Denver Broncos. This gam...

It’s Never Too Early?

It’s Never Too Early?

Sam Wiegand, Staff Reporter

January 25, 2016

They say it's never too early to look, weigh out your options, and choose what helps you succeed the most. They are wrong. It’s better to take your time and not start too early, especially with your choice of which college to attend. Sadly that's not the way most major universities view it. Sure i...

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