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Successful Speech Season Comes to Close at State

Successful Speech Season Comes to Close at State

Zoe Clark, Copy Editor

March 23, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Clubs & Activities, Daily News, News

Mar. 23, 2018 — After a successful season, the Skutt Catholic speech team was unable to claim the state title at the University of Nebraska-Kearney. “We got 4th, which is fairly terrible for us but not unexpected given how hard our district was,” said Skutt Catholic Speech Coach Brent Goetzinger....

Speech Team Picks Up Momentum for State

Speech Team Picks Up Momentum for State

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

February 22, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

After coming off of their victorious weekend at back-to-back tournaments, the Skutt Catholic speech team is hopeful for the remainder of their season. On Friday, Feb. 16, the team hosted the annual River Cities Conference tournament and took first place. All 18 of the Skutt Catholic speech entries ...

Spring Musical Auditions to be Held in Upcoming Weeks

Spring Musical Auditions to be Held in Upcoming Weeks

Adella Smolsky, Social Media Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

As many members of the Skutt Catholic community may have noticed, the annual musical, which normally occurs in the fall, has not yet hit the stage. This year, the theatre department is switching things up and presenting their musical, “Anything Goes”, in the spring. Senior Cal Strawhecker has ...

Creating New Music Every Time

Creating New Music Every Time

Sam Klemme, Entertainment Editor

January 26, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

The snare drum counts down the beats to the first move. Lights shining bright in their faces as the glittering costumes reflect across the audience. With hours of rehearsal under their belt, Vivace is making their way into the 2018 season. It’s time for the sound behind the curtains to hit the stage. Skutt...

The “SkyHawk Sensation” Succeeds for a Fifth Year

The “SkyHawk Sensation” Succeeds for a Fifth Year

Emma Brisbois, Birdfeed editor

January 26, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

The annual SkyHawk Sensation cheerleading competition was held Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. Skutt Catholic’s main gym was packed to the brim with spectators coming to see teams from all over Nebraska; however, with a suspected blizzard brewing, the weather outside kept some teams away. On its fifth year,...

Student-Directed One Acts Hit the Stage

Student-Directed One Acts Hit the Stage

Zoe Clark, Copy Editor

December 29, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

Behind the curtain, eight students sigh a breath of relief and congratulate their actors on a job well done. Juniors MaryRose Olson, Andrew Pleskac, and Joseph McAuliffe, joined by seniors Cal Strawhecker, Corinne Chen, Levi Meyers, Ryan Lang, and Nick Sprague made up the crew of student directors. “I...

New Kind of Production, Same Level of Talent

New Kind of Production, Same Level of Talent

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

December 5, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

The Skutt Catholic Theatre Department has a new addition to their theatre roster: a competition one act. In the time of year that would usually be dedicated to a winter play, the theatre department has resurrected the past tradition of Skutt Catholic. Mr. Wright decided to bring one acts back, from a 10 year hiatus...

First Year Debate Team Sets Sights on Success

First Year Debate Team Sets Sights on Success

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

November 21, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

From football to robotics, speech to softball, Skutt Catholic provides a large variety of activities that students participate in, but one activity has always been missing. For the first time in over four years, the Skutt Catholic SkyHawks will have a new activity to partake in: debate. An extension...

Vivace Makes Room For Allegro

Vivace Makes Room For Allegro

Zoe Clark, Copy Editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

The familiar harmony of voices breaks through the velvet sound barrier separating the stage from the commons. Only this time, it's not the beloved show choir known as Vivace; it's the fresh new sound of Allegro. The word Allegro refers to music that is performed at a brisk and lively tempo. This na...

Speech Season Starts With a Bang at Bellevue West

Speech Season Starts With a Bang at Bellevue West

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

On Saturday, Nov. 4, the Skutt Catholic speech team debuted their talents at Bellevue West for the first meet of the season. The team of 37 finished as the top Class B school at the meet, with four finalist entries spread across three categories. Speech meets are divided into up to nine categories:...

Fostering a Love of Reading

Fostering a Love of Reading

Alaina Anderson, Op/Ed Editor

October 31, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

When some people think of reading, an immediate feeling of disdain ensues. However, others wish they had more time to enjoy this simple pleasure. In order to allow more time for reading, Skutt Catholic has started a book club. For highly involved students both athletically and academically, it can...

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