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Skutt Catholic Boys Soccer Wins RCC

Skutt Catholic Boys Soccer Wins RCC

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

May 21, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Feature, Sports Showcase

Skutt Catholic faced South Sioux City with a RCC title on the line after defeating Mount Michael in the semi finals 3-0 on April 24th. The SkyHawks entered this game winning eight of their last nine and looked to keep their momentum going. South Sioux was hit going into the RCC final, winning six of...

SkyHawk Baseball Wins Districts

SkyHawk Baseball Wins Districts

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

May 21, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Feature, Sports Showcase, Spring

The SkyHawks have had an excellent season so far, and they looked to continue it during districts. After defeating Arlington High School by the score of 6-1, Skutt Catholic played Elkhorn in the district final. The SkyHawks dominated Elkhorn, winning 5-0. Skutt Catholic captured another district finals,...

Three Storylines to Watch in the 2018 MLB Season

Three Storylines to Watch in the 2018 MLB Season

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

April 4, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports, Sports Feature, Sports Showcase

After all the preparation and spring training games, opening day is finally upon us. Every team will be in action and fans will be able to watch spectacular plays and exciting games. To prepare for opening day and the 2018 season, here are some storylines to watch as the season unfolds. 1. The Two...

March Madness Takes Over Omaha

March Madness Takes Over Omaha

Jack McGonigal, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Features, Sports, Sports Feature

The NCAA Tournament has taken place in Omaha several times in years past, but this time around it was a bit different. Omaha has never hosted anything past the first and second rounds of the tournament. The Sweet Sixteen and Elite Eight were welcomed by the city in a grand fashion. Several powerhouses...

Track Team Runs With New Coaching Staff

Track Team Runs With New Coaching Staff

Sam Klemme, Entertainment Editor

March 23, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Sports, Sports Feature

After a fairly successful cross country season this year, Head Coach Chris Gannon was chosen to lead the cross country team at Creighton University. This led to a coaching staff of new and old faces to be chosen for the coming year. The new head coach, Steve Carroll, helped as an assistant coach underneath...

The 4 Teams With the Best Odds to Win the 2018 NCAA Tournament

The 4 Teams With the Best Odds to Win the 2018 NCAA Tournament

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

March 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports, Sports Feature, Sports Showcase, Spring

As soon as the brackets were released, people began picking who they thought would win the title and strive for a perfect bracket. They could have picked their favorite teams or pick a one seed. Fans hope that their team comes out on top, but no one knows due to the unpredictably of this tournament....

Skutt Catholic Basketball Officially State Bound

Skutt Catholic Basketball Officially State Bound

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Sports, Sports Feature, Sports Showcase, Winter

Going into the February 24 home ground against the Alliance Bulldogs, the SkyHawk basketball players knew what was at stake. With a victory, Skutt Catholic would earn a path to the state playoffs in Lincoln. However, they were playing a tough Alliance team that had everything to play for and wanted to...

NBA Trade Deadline Chaos

NBA Trade Deadline Chaos

Andrew Mize, Staff Reporter

February 20, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Sports, Sports Feature

At 3 p.m. ET on February 8th, NBA front offices got to take a sigh of relief after the trade deadline passed, which meant that the their teams were all but finalized for the rest of the season. On this day, many trades went down that took the league by storm, which included former All-Star Isaiah Thomas...

Weeder Twins: Two Minds Are Greater Than One

Weeder Twins: Two Minds Are Greater Than One

Zoe Clark, Copy Editor

February 13, 2018


Filed under Sports Feature, Sports Showcase, Winter

The bleachers fill with parents and students alike. Odors of sweat and leather mingle with the aroma of popcorn being sold down the hall. The crowd begins to roar as jersey number 4, Hannah Weeder, catches the pass from jersey number 22, Hayley Weeder, and swooshes a three-pointer. In any sport, cooperation...

SkyHawk Swimmers Face Difficulty at Elkhorn Varsity Invitational

SkyHawk Swimmers Face Difficulty at Elkhorn Varsity Invitational

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

February 9, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Feature, Sports Showcase, Winter

Skutt Catholic faced a difficult challenge heading into Elkhorn last Saturday due to facing 10 other quality teams. They had to defeat teams like Creighton Prep, Elkhorn, and Pius X to come out on top. The SkyHawks couldn't do this as Creighton Prep scored the most on the boys side with 554 points, Elkhorn...

Super Bowl Preview

Super Bowl Preview

Andrew Mize, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2018


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

Whether it's the game or the commercials, the Super Bowl is the game to watch. The outstanding play, the halftime performance,and the giant table of food are all great reasons to watch the game, whether you are a sports fan or not. The stage is set for the New England Patriots to face the Philadelphia...

Beyond the Hardwood: Girls Basketball

Beyond the Hardwood: Girls Basketball

Andrew Mize, Staff Reporter

January 25, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Feature, Winter

Many of the SkyHawk faithful know about the Skutt Catholic football or volleyball team, but not many know about the girls’ basketball team. Often overshadowed by the major sports, these ladies put in the work every day just like all other athletes, but do not receive the appreciation that they deserve....

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