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Burke Invitational Opens Swim Season

Burke Invitational Opens Swim Season

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

December 8, 2017

The combined swim teams of Skutt Catholic and Mount Michael competed for the first time on Saturday at Burke High School. The SkyHawks brought a strong start to the season, showing themselves as a potential state competitor. The meet was divided into boys and girls rounds. The girls swam in the morning,...

Girls Basketball: Fundraising and Team Bonding

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

December 4, 2017

As fall begins to wrap up and a new plethora of sports and activities prepare to start their seasons, fundraising is key. For a lot of teams, the season is primarily focused on the success and outcome of games and events. But a select few teams, like girls’ basketball, are limited to also encompassin...

UNL Fires Football Coach Mike Riley

UNL Fires Football Coach Mike Riley

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

November 30, 2017

The Nebraska Cornhuskers season was a letdown to fans and players as they finished the year 4-8, which is the Huskers worst season since 1961. Nebraska had blowout losses to Ohio State, Minnesota, Iowa, and suffered an embarrassing loss to Northern Illinois in week 2. After the Husker’s 56-14 defeat...

The Dukes Dominate the SkyHawks

The Dukes Dominate the SkyHawks

Andrew Mize, Staff Reporter

November 22, 2017

Everyone was ready for the state championship. The hype videos were made and everyone was thinking about the impending football game. The York Dukes were going up against the SkyHawks. Both teams were coming off major wins. York was coming off a major upset against Elkhorn South to prevent them from...

Playoff Upsets and Pandemonium

Playoff Upsets and Pandemonium

Andrew Mize, Staff Reporter

November 21, 2017

Powerhouse teams in sports seek to always be in contention for a championship every single year by obliterating the competition. When that team is on an opponent's schedule, every loyal fan cringes at the impending thumping. This year in Nebraska high school football many gridiron giants have been slayed....

Skutt Catholic Defeats Gretna 10-9

Skutt Catholic Defeats Gretna 10-9

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

November 11, 2017

Skutt Catholic faced a challenging matchup Friday as they looked to knock off the undefeated Gretna Dragons on the road. Despite the cold weather and the SkyHawk's offensive struggles, they managed to beat Gretna through their dominant defense. Both Skutt Catholic and Gretna struggled offensively,...

SkyHawk Volleyball Defeats Bennington Badgers

SkyHawk Volleyball Defeats Bennington Badgers

Emma Brisbois, Copy Editor

November 10, 2017

Nov. 9th, 2017 — Skutt Catholic Volleyball is moving on to the semi-finals of the state championship after a big win over Bennington. Winning three sets to zero, the girls did their part to ensure that they would move on to the next round of the championship. As of right now, the girls are playing...

Skutt Volleyball Advances to Quarterfinal

Skutt Volleyball Advances to Quarterfinal

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

November 9, 2017

The road to a state championship continued for the SkyHawks on November 3rd as they dominated Platteview. Skutt Catholic will play Bennington on November 9th for the right to advance to the semifinals. The SkyHawk players will not be satisfied until they accomplish their goal set at the beginning of...

Road to Memorial Stadium

Road to Memorial Stadium

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

November 6, 2017

Skutt Catholic’s goal to win another state championship began last Friday night as they shutout number 13 seed Aurora 23-0. The victory was a solid way for the SkyHawks to start the playoffs, but the opponents they will face in the next couple of weeks won’t be so easy to defeat. However, that won't...

SkyHawks Achieve Sound Victory in Quarterfinal Round

SkyHawks Achieve Sound Victory in Quarterfinal Round

Jack McGonigal, Guest Writer

November 3, 2017

Nov. 3, 2017 -- Skutt Catholic hosted the fifth-seeded McCook Bison at Moylan Field Friday night. The game opened up with SkyHawk possession of the football. Unfortunately for the SkyHawks, the football was quickly coughed up and recovered by the Bison. McCook would dominantly run the football in...

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