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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,...

Baseball Finishes Runner-Up in Conference Tourney

Baseball Finishes Runner-Up in Conference Tourney

Jack McGonigal, Staff Reporter

May 4, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring

The River Cities Conference Baseball tournament was held in Ralston this past weekend. The Skutt Catholic SkyHawks were the top seeded team heading into the tournament. The SkyHawks would face the winner of Mount Michael Benedictine and Ralston at two o’clock Friday afternoon. The Knights of Mount...

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....

Spring Sports Preview 2018

Spring Sports Preview 2018

Jack McGonigal, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Spring

The wait for spring sports season is quickly drawing to a close. Seven teams and five sports prepare to begin their 2018 seasons through a one week tryout period. Here is everything a SkyHawk student needs to know to get ready for this year’s spring in Skutt Catholic athletics. Baseball: The baseball team is comin...

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...

One Reserve Soccer Team’s Spirit

One Reserve Soccer Team’s Spirit

Sam Klemme, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Spring

While the varsity soccer team is holding all the attention, the reserve team is out on its grind trying to make the best of its own games. Boys reserve started its season alongside the other teams as well. The reserve players started out their season with a difficult game. “We lost our first game,...

The “Skutt Bun” Is Back

The “Skutt Bun” Is Back

Maddie Mollner, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Spring

Morrison Stadium, here we come. As the winter season draws to a close, girls soccer is revving up, anxiously anticipating their new season. With almost the whole team made up of returning state champions, the SkyHawks are prepared to take on the field once again, and hopefully win back-to-back state...

Alum Walks On, Becomes Lead Hitter For UNL Baseball

Alum Walks On, Becomes Lead Hitter For UNL Baseball

Sam Wiegand, Sports Editor

March 13, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Amazing Alumni, Sports, Spring

Only one in twenty high school baseball players actually play at the college level. Even fewer start as a freshman, let alone as a walk on. Fewer yet, become the sole run to beat an undefeated top 10 teams. Despite this, all of these perfectly describes Skutt Catholic Alum Morris John "Mojo" Hagge. ...

Track and Field Gains New Leadership

Track and Field Gains New Leadership

Sam Klemme, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Sports, Sports Feature, Spring

Chris Gannon is a man who has seen great success in his time, hoping to see others flourish and make their own mark on sports. Gannon has most recently joined the Skutt Catholic track family and is looking to do his best to make great athletes of the students he trains. Track conditioning is just...

The Never-Ending Cycle of Golf

The Never-Ending Cycle of Golf

Katie Augustine, Guest Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under *Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Spring

One stroke. That's all it takes to lose the most important tournament of your high school career. As practice continues at Tiburon Golf Course, the Skutt Catholic golf girls are determined to have a winning season. Every sport goes through a constant cycle. One year a team is full of experienced seniors,...

The Royals Crowned Champions… Again?

The Royals Crowned Champions… Again?

Bob Killgore, Staff Reporter

April 11, 2016


Filed under *Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Spring

As the managers and players meet up before the season begins, their first priority is to set the goals of the season. For the Royals, their goal is simple: win another World Series. To accomplish this goal, Kansas City must set the tone as defending World Series Champions as the season begins to unfold. Reaso...

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