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The SkyHawk Football Team Could Not Fly Through This Storm

The SkyHawk Football Team Could Not Fly Through This Storm

Andrew Mize, Staff Reporter

September 7, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Fall, Sports, Sports Showcase

Skutt and Elkhorn South, a rivalry that has stood the test of time; the high school equivalent of Ohio State versus Michigan. Two prestigious schools that have battled on the gridiron for glory with many inciting moments within the past few years, including fourth down stops, game-winning touchdowns,...

Skutt Catholic Dismantles Gross In Season Opener

Skutt Catholic Dismantles Gross In Season Opener

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

August 31, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports, Sports Showcase

The SkyHawks’ stand was a sea of white and baby powder. Everyone was ready to see their football team play at Bryan High and the hype was infectious. Students didn't expect a close game, however, a 45-0 win was an astounding victory by anyone's standards. After the SkyHawks were unable to score...

Mayweather Beats McGregor In Ten Rounds

Mayweather Beats McGregor In Ten Rounds

Andrew Mize, Staff Reporter

August 31, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Features, Sports, Sports Feature, Sports Showcase

Social media is a place to express yourself - which in some cases can evidently also lead to setting up a boxing match. Over the course of a year, Conor McGregor took a cocky approach to eventually taunt a boxer into a primetime event that had the whole world watching. Floyd Mayweather, a renowned boxer, ha...

New Era Begins in Skutt Catholic Cross Country

New Era Begins in Skutt Catholic Cross Country

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

August 25, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports, Sports Feature, Sports Showcase

When it was announced that Mr. Schumacher and Mr. Elliott would leave their coaching positions, it was a tough moment for the sport and its athletes. They built this program into what it is today and imagining cross country without them was hard to fathom. Athletes didn't know what to expect from...

Looking Ahead: 2017 Fall Sports Feature

Looking Ahead: 2017 Fall Sports Feature

Mackenzie Moode, FlightlineTV Editor-in-Chief

August 25, 2017


Filed under Fall, Media, Sports, Sports Showcase, Sports Videos

Blockbuster Deal Sends Kryie Irving to Boston

Blockbuster Deal Sends Kryie Irving to Boston

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

August 23, 2017


Filed under Daily News, News, Sports Showcase

Aug. 27, 2017 -- Ever since Kyrie Irving asked to be traded from the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 24, analysts have debated about where he would land. That question was answered as Cleveland sent Irving to the Celtics for all-star Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, and the Nets' 2018 first round pick. This...

Skutt Catholic Stumbles in Opening Game

Skutt Catholic Stumbles in Opening Game

Alaina Anderson, Op/Ed Editor

August 18, 2017


Filed under Daily News, Fall, News, Sports

Aug. 18, 2017 -- Skutt Catholic’s varsity softball team was unable to end their opening day with a victory. Despite an early lead and Skutt Catholic senior Maddie Clark’s home run, the varsity softball team lost 13-3 to Gretna High School.   The game began with Gretna sophomore Billie Andr...

After An Electrifying Weekend, SkyHawks Advance to Tuesday’s Championship

After An Electrifying Weekend, SkyHawks Advance to Tuesday’s Championship

Tom Hermanek, Features Editor

May 15, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Spring

Following two sound victories this weekend, the SkyHawk girls soccer team will compete against Columbus Scotus for a second consecutive state title at Morrison Stadium Tuesday. The SkyHawks had a sound win in the first round, defeating Columbus three to zero. In the semifinals, SkyHawks faced a challenging...

What Happened to the Royals?

What Happened to the Royals?

Bob Killgore, Posters Coordinator

May 15, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Spring

Just two years ago, the Kansas City Royals were on top of the baseball world, winning the World Series. Eric Hosmer, Lorenzo Cain, and Kendrys Morales led the team offensively, while Wade Davis closed the games out. However, this year has been a different story as Kansas City are the bottom-dwellers...

Big Names Feature in the 1st Round, but Then Disappear

Big Names Feature in the 1st Round, but Then Disappear

Bob Killgore, Posters Coordinator

May 1, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Column, Fall, Sports, Sports Showcase

It's that time of year again as NFL teams grade prospects and determine what college athletes can help their team win the coveted Lombardi trophy. The first round of the draft is filled with gems and superstars athletes, like Peyton Manning and Aaron Rodgers in the draft's past. This first round draft...

Nebraska Recruiting On The Rise, Lands High Profile Recruits

Nebraska Recruiting On The Rise, Lands High Profile Recruits

Sam Wiegand, Sports Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports, Sports Feature, Sports Showcase

On March 23rd 2016, current Nebraska wide receiver Keyshawn Johnson Jr. committed to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. That was the beginning of the what appears to be the current resurgence that is Nebraska recruiting. Particularly in the state of California, coined as the "Calibraska" movement, ...

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