Student News of Skutt Catholic High School

The Flightline

  • Musicians wanting to help with retreats/Campus Min events- meet today after school in CM Office!

  • Big Hawks! Friday we will being meeting up with your Little Hawks at 9:15 for a QR activity. Please bring your iPads to the gym.

  • Get your free 25th Anniversary T-Shirts During Lunch!

  • All students interested in Vivace Band or Crew, please stop and see Mr. Storm in the music room by Tuesday, August 22nd.

  • Set construction has begun for the fall play! Come to the stage after school at 3:30 and get involved.

  • SkyHawks for Life will be hosting their first Life Nite on Tuesday Aug. 22 @ 7pm in the Student Center.

  • Tryouts for the Mock Trial teams will be held on Sunday, August 27th at 5 p.m. in room C105.

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 Amazing Alumni, Showcase, 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...

The First Track Meet of the Year

The First Track Meet of the Year

Bob Killgore
March 21, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Spring

How they did and who shined for the SkyHawks at Concordia

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Skutt Catholic Soccer Splits Games, Mendlik Scores

Skutt Catholic Soccer Splits Games, Mendlik Scores

Sam Wiegand, Staff Reporter
March 21, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Spring

The first week of soccer games was an exciting one for the Skutt Catholic Boys’ Varsity Soccer. Two games against Class A opponents for the SkyHawks were a setup for two tough matches, and it was nothing less than that. “We learned we can play with the best,” senior captain Nick Wagner remarked. Thursday,...

The Return of Tennis, Baseball, Soccer, Track, and Golf

The Return of Tennis, Baseball, Soccer, Track, and Golf

Bob Killgore, Staff Reporter
March 14, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring

As tryouts come to an end, coaches and players think about the expectations for this fresh 2016 season. Coaches expect big things for their players and want their team to have a successful year. Tennis After winning state in 2014 and a runner-up finish in 2015, girls tennis continues to dominates e...

Applause: The Sound of Skutt Catholic Basketball’s 14 Straight Wins

Applause: The Sound of Skutt Catholic Basketball’s 14 Straight Wins

Bob Killgore, Staff Reporter
January 25, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Feature, Sports Showcase, Spring

SkyHawk fans walk out happy every game as Skutt Catholic keeps on going with their amazing winning streak. People expected Skutt Catholic to do well this season, but nobody quite saw this coming out of the basketball team. They have gone 14-0 this year and are #1 in class B. We played the first game...

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