Eyes Set

Matthew Godier pins his opponent down. Match date was Dec. 12th.
The boy wrestling team already have their minds on next season
January 21, 2021

Preparing for the season's end, the boys wrestling team is looking back at their preformance. Like most atheltes, senior Alex Vogel always wants to achieve more and reach his goals. He feels he has improved...

Practice Makes Perfect

Practice Makes Perfect
January 19, 2021

Boys Var. wrestling beat Troy at a home meet on Jan. 13. The team won by a lot with the final score of 56-24  Sophomore David Cross won his match and thinks it feels good that the hard work spent practicing...

Glorious GAC’s

Kaden Hart prepares to wrestle on the mat.
The boys wrestling team did well in their GAC’s last weekend, bringing home the 2nd place title.
January 13, 2021

On Saturday, Jan. 9, the boys wrestling team participated in GACS at Francis Howell High School. The team placed 2nd overall and had 4 individual champions, including Kaden Hart, David Cross, Peyton Shepard,...

Girls Wrestling Team Approaches GACS

the squeeze
Skylar Morrisey reflects on her season as GACS draw near
January 8, 2021

Female wrestler Skylar Morrisey never envisioned her season to come this far. She worried she would not be able to compete due to COVID, but is grateful that she has experienced a full and unexpected season.    “Competing...

Boys Wrestling Fights to Kick Off the New Year Right

Matt Godier puts his opponent in a headlock.
As their first competition of 2021 goes underway, the team fights for sucsess
January 6, 2021

The last time the boys wrestling team competed was Dec. 16 against Holt. And despite an unfavorable outcome, sophomore Aiden Hernandez feels that they are now able to come back with more practice under...

Wrestling for a Win

Sophomore Aiden Hernandez takes on a competitor during his dual.
The boys’ wrestling team competed at the Lee Summit Invitational to conclude 2020
December 24, 2020

The boys’ wrestling team competed in the notoriously difficult Lee Summit Invitational on Dec. 19. Sophomore Aiden Hernandez, previously undefeated, faced his first challenge at this invitational. “I’ve...

Wrestling To The Top

Aidan Hernandez pinning his opponent to the mat.
December 16, 2020

The Varsity Boys wrestling team is continuing the season strong with their hosting of the Liberty Tournament on Saturday Dec. 12. The team went up against five high schools: Fort Madison Bloodhounds, Marquette...

Starting the Season Undefeated

Alex Vogel wrestling on the mat and holding his opponent down.
Several teammates on the boys wrestling team have gone undefeated in their beginning of season matches.
December 16, 2020

This past weekend, Dec. 12, the boys wrestling team proved themselves to thrive in competition even when the odds are against them. Going into the Liberty Boys Wrestling Tournament that was hosted at Francis...

Wrestling Through COVID Concerns

Wrestling Through COVID Concerns
Wrestler Mary Kate Neal voices concerns about safety while participating in sports
December 11, 2020

Wrestler Mary Kate Neal has been particularly cautious when it comes to COVID-19, opting to choose virtual school in order to keep herself and her loved ones safe. Due to being quarantined and getting...

Wrestling New Experiences

Grace Snyder fights to get her opponent back on the ground.
December 10, 2020

The Girls Wrestling team was nervous into their first dual of the season against the Lindbergh Flyers on Wednesday, Dec. 2. For many of our Lady Spartans, it was their first ever match. The new program...

Masks and Matches

The boys take on practice early in the season to prepare themselves for upcoming duals.
How masks are affecting wrestling matches.
December 9, 2020

Everywhere you go there are precautions in place because of COVID-19, including on the mat. Wrestlers are to wear masks at all times with the exception of taking them off during a dual. Senior Alex Vogel...

Success at State

Success at State
March 3, 2020

A huge season for this years wrestling team, sending 4 male qualifiers who all came back with medals. Throughout the season, the team kept their heads up and reminded themselves that the losses they had...

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