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Junior Backstroker Breaks Club Team Record

Junior Backstroker Breaks Club Team Record

Victoria David, Editor-in-Chief
May 25, 2017
Filed under FEATURES, Showcase

Tension builds as she rests on the diving board, ready to jump into the water at the sound of the referee’s starter pistol. There is no sign of nervousness in her face, yet the crowd is on the edge of their seats. A shot is fired and the swimmers dive into the water. Junior Lauren Carag earned her...

Coaches Training Athletes Of Opposite Gender

Coaches Training Athletes Of Opposite Gender

Kristen Conklin, Staff Writer
May 25, 2017
Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Showcase, SPORTS

Coaches teach their athletes how to play the sport, train with them everyday and help their players improve their skills. According to the girls’ basketball coach Charles Gabbard, coaching a girls’ basketball team is not that different from coaching a boys’ basketball team. “I don’t coach...

Senior Athletes Reflect On Final Games

Senior Athletes Reflect On Final Games

Maycee Wilson, Staff Writer
May 25, 2017
Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Showcase, SPORTS

From freshman to senior year, many athletes dedicated four years to their sport. They persevered through long nights and practices, and now it is coming to an end. At the close of the season, seniors return their uniforms and never practice or play together again. The last game is considered bittersweet...

Senior Jams to Roller Derby Victory

Senior Jams to Roller Derby Victory

Jada East, Staff Writer
March 29, 2017
Filed under FEATURES, Showcase

She studies the opponents in front of her, sizing them up from behind as she continues to skate. In her eyes is a look of determination, a calculating glaze. The bell rings, signaling the first “jam.” She takes off, skating in full speed  in attempt to get past the four people blocking her path t...

Athlete Role Models Impact Student Lives

Athlete Role Models Impact Student Lives

Maycee Wilson, Staff Writer
January 24, 2017
Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

No-look passes, gold medals and determination are all results of having a good role model. A role model is someone whose success could be emulated by others. Many athletic students find inspiration from famous sports players. Junior Lauren Carag’s role model, Casey Clark, overcame what looked like...

Boys’ Soccer Raises Money For New Uniforms

Boys’ Soccer Raises Money For New Uniforms

Maycee Wilson, Staff Writer
November 4, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

A car wash organized by the boy’s soccer team was held in front of the Klein Collins Football Stadium on Sept. 17 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. With more than 100 cars washed and $1,800 raised, the car wash was a success, according to boy’s soccer coach Darrell Hamlett. "It was a great turn out. Lots of p...

Skating Toward Hockey Goals

Skating Toward Hockey Goals

Hadley Campbell, Staff Writer
November 1, 2016
Filed under FEATURES, Showcase

Skates glide on frigid ice. The small puck slams into the goal and the roaring crowd cheers for the victorious team. These are the sounds of hockey. These are the sounds freshman Kinley Weber plays to hear. "I started playing without even knowing how to stand up on skates, and now I am really good a...

Revelation of Rivalry

Revelation of Rivalry

Malarie Ohrabka, Copy Editor
October 31, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

The players dressed in white and gold step on the field, ready to face their opponents dressed in black. The athletes exchange glares and quickly gather in a huddle, each team devising a plan to take down the other. This is a familiar scene for the Klein Collins Tigers when facing the Klein Oak Panthers. According...

Athlete of the Week

Athlete of the Week

Danielle Garza, Staff Writer
January 12, 2016
Filed under SPORTS

From the swing of the racket, to the racing of the heart, this week’s athlete of the week sophomore Katrina Plank, was chosen by her tennis coach, Craig Foster. “My dad played tennis in high school so I wanted to take after him,” Plank said. “Whenever I can get on the court, I practice.” Plank...

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