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SkyHawks Capture Fourth Consecutive State Title

SkyHawks celebrate fourth state championship

Jack McGonigal, Sports Assistant

November 14, 2018

The SkyHawks traveled to Lincoln this past weekend to defend their crown they’ve held for the past three seasons. History was on the line in many different ways. It would be the first time Skutt Catholic would win back-to-back-to-back-to-back state titles. There was only one girl that was a part o...

SkyHawks punch ticket to State Tournament

Volleyball poses with their district trophy

Jack McGonigal, Sports Assistant

November 7, 2018

The Skutt Catholic volleyball team came into the District Finals as the two seed and took on fifteenth seeded Columbus Discovers in a win or go home matchup Saturday afternoon.   Skutt Catholic began the game with a comfortable lead in the first set as they had a   different lineup the...

Cross Country Goes Back-to-Back

Sophomore Ryan Zavadil maintains lead

Jack McGonigal, Sports Assistant

October 25, 2018

The boys’ and girls’ trip set out to take care of business in Kearney last Friday. The boys’ team captured their first ever state title, while the girls’ were runner-ups.   The girls’ began Senior Maria Lasala lead Skutt Catholic thorough basically the entire race, and finished 9...

SkyHawks Cruise Past Cougars to Remain Undefeated

Epperson and McCormick celebrate after touchdown

Jack McGonigal, Sports Assistant

October 13, 2018

The SkyHawks took on crosstown rival Gross Catholic in a televised Thursday night battle. Skutt Catholic came in at a perfect 7-0 and the Cougars came in at a straggling 2-5. Chilly temperatures, and slight winds led to a bit of a slow start to both offenses. At the end of one quarter of play it wa...

SkyHawks Take Care of Rams in Shutout

Gunner Ott finds endzone for short touchdown run

Jack McGonigal, Sports Assistant

October 4, 2018

Friday night the SkyHawks had their first taste of football in cold weather. The number one ranked Skutt Catholic SkyHawks welcomed the Ralston Rams home to try and improve to 6-0 on the season. The Rams came in at 4-1, and the SkyHawks at 5-0. Skutt Catholic set the tone early as they drove right down the f...

Softball Sweeps Competition in Lincoln

Softball team poses for picture with gold medals

Jack McGonigal, Sports Assistant

September 27, 2018

The Skutt Catholic softball team set foot for a full day of softball this past Saturday when they ventured to Lincoln, Nebraska for three crucial tournament games. “We need to focus on one game at a time, and play the way we know we can play.” said Senior left fielder Lauren Milone. The day would st...

College Football is Underway

Teams from across the country’s seasons have begun

Jack McGonigal, Assistant Sports Editor

September 7, 2018

The 2018 college football season has officially begun with many exciting week one matchups. The Alabama Crimson Tide came into the season as the number one team in the country. Alabama took care of Louisville 51-14 Saturday night. Many fans around the area were more than excited to see what the Nebraska...

Skutt Catholic vs. Bennington Preview

SkyHawk players are anxious to get the season underway

Andrew Mize, Sports Editor

August 21, 2018

With school starting up and everyone getting into the swing of the year, Skutt Catholic is awaiting the return of the football season. From the themes to music in the halls, football Fridays are a tradition that has the whole school anxious for the impending game. This Friday, Skutt opens off the year away a...

Father Harrison Named Next Girls Golf Coach

Father Harrison taking picture by St. Gerald

Jack McGonigal, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2018

March 21, 2018 -- The girls’ golf program has found its new head coach. Father Patrick Harrison will lead the charge this upcoming fall. Harrison was an assistant coach last year, and has had a golf background for the majority of his lifetime. Harrison played golf throughout high school and college. He...

Senior Jake Archer Commits to UNL

Jake Archer fights off the tacklers

Andrew Mize, Staff Reporter

December 15, 2017

Dec. 15, 2017 -- SkyHawk linebacker and running back Jake Archer officially committed to play football at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. In the past few months, Archer has received offers to play college football across the country, but he finally came to a decision to play for his home state's...

Let the Bowl Games Begin

Let the Bowl Games Begin

Andrew Mize, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2017

Throughout the year, many people anticipate the Christmas season with visions of opening presents and gorging on holiday food. But another positive aspect of the season is all the college football bowl games that are occurring. From the Dollar General Bowl to the “Granddaddy of Them All”, there is...

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