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Football Team Beats Roncallli Pride in Game Postponed by Rain

Football Team Beats Roncallli Pride in Game Postponed by Rain

Jack McGonigal, Guest Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Fall, Sports, Sports Showcase

It was a rainy night for football at Benson High School last Friday night. The SkyHawks’ week seven opponent, the Roncalli Crimson Pride, were initially scheduled to host this game at their own stadium, but due to the amount of rain the game was pushed up an hour, moved to Benson High School and continued...

SkyHawks Dominate in Volleyball Tournament

SkyHawks Dominate in Volleyball Tournament

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

October 5, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Fall, Sports, Sports Feature, Sports Showcase

As teams from class B entered Skutt Catholic’s gym, their goal was to try to win 1st place at the home court of one of the best volleyball teams in the state. The SkyHawks were looking to defend their home court and secure a tournament victory. This was a good challenge for Skutt Catholic, and they...

Meet the Athlete: Senior Becca Langel

Meet the Athlete: Senior Becca Langel

Maddie Mollner, Student Life Editor

September 28, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Fall, Meet the Athlete, Sports

On and off the court, Becca Langel is a truly memorable person. Not only does she make an impact in volleyball, but also with the people who interact with her on a daily basis. Whether in the hallways, sports events or just out and about, Becca can almost always be seen with a smile on her face. One...

Friday Night Football Results in Loss to Gretna

Friday Night Football Results in Loss to Gretna

Andrew Mize, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, Fall, Sports

Sept. 22, 2017 -- The SkyHawk football team was defeated by the Gretna Dragons Friday. Skutt Catholic had momentum going into the game after routing the Elkhorn Antlers last week by a score of 45-3. The game, which started at 6pm (an hour early to accommodate for Gretna's homecoming festivities) kicked...

Race to the MLB Postseason

Race to the MLB Postseason

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

September 22, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Sports, Sports Feature

As the MLB’s regular season comes to a close, teams are fighting for division supremacy and wild card spots. Some favorites have already won their division or are in the hunt for the postseason. This makes for an exciting time for fans and one of the reasons why September baseball is so much fun to...

Who’s Your Boys Tennis Bae?

Who’s Your Boys Tennis Bae?

Colin Fullinfaw, Copy Editor

September 20, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, BirdFeed, Fall, Quizzes, Sports

Skutt Catholic Cross Country Sweeps Blair

Skutt Catholic Cross Country Sweeps Blair

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

September 15, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, Sports

Sept. 15, 2017 -- The Skutt Catholic Cross Country team has historically done well in Blair, and last night was no exception. The team's dominance included earning perfect scores for JV boys and girls, 26 medals earned by the athletes, and 4 team titles. The boys junior varsity team had eight of the...

Why Fantasy Football Is a Waste of Time

Why Fantasy Football Is a Waste of Time

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

September 15, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Opinion, Sports, Sports Showcase

As the start of a new NFL season begins, three things are for certain: the Browns will stink, the Patriots are Super Bowl favorites, and everyone will start or join a fantasy football league. In 2017, there are 59.3 million people playing fantasy sports in the US and Canada. Avid football fans and casual...

Cleveland Indians Make History

Cleveland Indians Make History

Andrew Mize, Staff Reporter

September 14, 2017


Filed under Daily News, Sports

Sept. 14, 2017 -- The Cleveland Indians are on a win-streak for the ages. Many teams in recent history have strung together multiple victories to approach records, but they fall short of that achievement. The Indians just surpassed the 2002 Athletics feat of 20 wins yesterday with a 5-3 win over the...

SkyHawks Soar Over Crete Cardinals

SkyHawks Soar Over Crete Cardinals

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

September 10, 2017


Filed under Daily News, News, Sports, Sports Showcase

Sept. 9, 2017-- Friday night the SkyHakws took on the Cardinals of Crete High School for the second home game of their season. After losing to Elkhorn South last week, the players were determined to redeem themselves. Within the first quarter, quarterback Ben Sievers threw a 41- yard touchdown ...

Anna DiMari: Great Things Come in Small Packages

Anna DiMari: Great Things Come in Small Packages

Maria Miller, Editor-in-Chief

September 9, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Fall, Meet the Athlete, Sports, Sports Showcase

Varsity Softball, powerlifting, Student Council, FBLA, Science Olympiad, and National Honors Society; senior Anna DiMari is a Skutt Catholic renaissance man. Whether it be on the field or in the classroom DiMari is not someone easily missed, even though she stands at about five foot two.   W...

Allison Pachunka: Champion on the Trail, Star on the Stage

Allison Pachunka: Champion on the Trail, Star on the Stage

Collin Fullinfaw, Copy Editor

September 8, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Fall, Meet the Athlete, Sports, Sports Showcase

Fast. Determined. Hard-working. These are the words that can describe a specific senior here at Skutt Catholic. She is involved with many activities, one of them being cross country. Allison Pachunka is a special student with much information to share. What did you want to be when you were youn...

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