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Team of the Week: Girls Volleyball

Team of the Week:  Girls Volleyball

By Marillyn Heigl, Opinion Editor

September 5, 2016


Filed under Sports, Team of the Week

This week’s featured sports team is volleyball. Although it's pretty early in the season, they have been putting in work for a while. The volleyball teams practice every weekday and on the Saturdays that they don’t have games. Usually, their only days off are Sundays. Open-gym practices started...

Team of the Week: Boys Cross Country

Team of the Week: Boys Cross Country

By James Sheridan, Writter

September 1, 2016


Filed under Sports, Team of the Week

Have you ever tried running more than 30 miles in one week? To the cross country team, this is just a normal routine for them. Every day the cross country team runs to prepare for the meets, which are on Saturday morning. Daily workouts can range from two miles to ten miles. Most of these workouts...

Sexism in the Olympics

Sexism in the Olympics

By Marillyn Heigl, Opinion Editor

August 22, 2016


Filed under SHOWCASE, Sports

Every four years the best athletes in the world gather in one city to compete, trying to prove they are the best. Beginning on August fifth, the world tuned in on television networks to cheer on their country’s athletes competing in the Rio Olympics. Of course, all of these athletes are the best...

Girls Lacrosse Update

By Alyssa Ilaria, Feature Editor

May 17, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Zionsville girls’ lacrosse team is still going strong for their spring season. The girls’ team has been very consistent in earning wins against all ranking teams in Indiana. The Varsity and JV teams have worked very hard to get where they are since the start of the season. The Varsity captains...

Rolling in on a New Season

Rolling in on a New Season

By Tea Wright, Staff

May 17, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Zionsville Intramural soccer team begins its season this May and the players are ready to get the season started with competition. Intramural is used to describe matches that take place “within the walls” of an institution or area.  This allows people who do not compete on a national level...

Leicester City Wins Barclays Premier League

Leicester City Wins Barclays Premier League

By Erin Patterson, Staff

May 16, 2016


Filed under Sports

This past Saturday, May 7, Leicester City F.C. won the Barclays Premier League Championship, despite their 5000-1 odds. Over the past weekend, there was something relating to odds that had nothing to do with the Kentucky Derby. It had to do with soccer and a team by the name of Leicester City. Leicester...

ZCHS Softball

ZCHS Softball

By Lindsey Mills, Staff

May 10, 2016


Filed under Sports

There are many sports fans of many kinds all around Zionsville. Each entertaining and special in their own way, but softball is one of the sports that is highly respected in our town, due to our teams' success, with a state ranking of 45, and a national ranking of 1275. The ZCHS softball team puts...

Champions Together

Champions Together

By Ella Peavler, News Editor

May 9, 2016


Filed under Feature, SHOWCASE, Sports

Zionsville Community High School has recently gotten involved in a sports program created by the same people who brought Special Olympics Indiana called Champions Together. Champions Together is a track-and-field program that involves both general education and special education students, helping...

Champion’s League Quarter Final Review

By Owen Hasty, Staff

April 20, 2016


Filed under Sports

Tuesday, April 12th and Wednesday, April 13th, eight of Europe’s best soccer clubs faced off to decide who would advance to the Champions league semi-finals. The second leg matchups were as follows: Manchester City vs. Paris St.-Germain, SL Benfica vs. Bayern Munich, FC Barcelona vs. Atletico Madrid a...

Zionsville Men’s Lacrosse Midseason Report

Zionsville Men’s Lacrosse Midseason Report

By Robert Takesue, Staff

April 19, 2016


Filed under Sports

Last Tuesday, The Varsity team took another win against Noblesville with a score of 16-4, with stellar offensive performances by Nick Kuller, Matt Welch, and Cam Bender, and a strong defense led by Bryan Bevelheimer, Matt Munley, and Jake Luker. The team maintains an excellent winning record of seven...

Girl’s Team Track Turnout on Tuesday

Girl’s Team Track Turnout on Tuesday

By Lindsay Herhusky, Staff

April 18, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Eagles were prepared for cold weather and arrived bundled up in many layers to protect themselves from the crazy ecosystem that is Indiana weather. They were instead pleasantly surprised to find that mother had nature provided them with some sun! The weather was a still a little chilly, but this...

March Madness

By Griffin Aven, Staff

April 15, 2016


Filed under Sports

Michigan State losing in the first round of the tournament was one of the biggest, if not the biggest upset in tournament history. A majority of people had them going to at least the final four. The tournament was full of upsets, like SF Austin over West Virginia, Yale over Baylor, and it’s very ra...