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Boys Basketball 3-3

Jacob Fryman
March 6, 2017
Filed under Basketball, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports, Video

The Boys basketball team have just wrapped up city league and secured second place right behind Kapaun. They finished with 13-4 in the city league and 16-4 overall. Here is Devin Davis on his experience in this year’s city league play and coach Auers expects as the team heads into the post season.

Girls Basketball Story 3-3

Danson Kariuki
March 6, 2017
Filed under Basketball, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports, Video

The girls basketball team placed 3rd in the city league. The leading scorer for the team was junior Trinity Conley, which is sure to achieve honors at the end of the year. Senior Tania Lowe was the second leading scorer, averaging 11 points per game. Wednesday the girls went to Emporia and played the...

New Heights Decals

Jamir Johnson
February 24, 2017
Filed under Falcon People, News, Video

Have you seen the new stickers added to the wall in the new gym? While the addition of the stickers wasn’t expected by any of the students, it has added a layer of liveliness and this new addition of creativity looks amazing! Signs and design came out last week and installed the new stickers in the...

Valentines Day Valograms

Kaelyn Hannah
February 24, 2017
Filed under Falcon People, Fun Stuff, Video

On Monday and Tuesday, the Heights Madrigals and Falconettes performed Valograms for people around the school. They sang a variety of songs that were chosen by students to give to others. Here are a few of the Madrigal and Falconette performances.

What is Forensics?

Cyla Hoefgen
February 24, 2017
Filed under Falcon People, News, Uncategorized, Video

What is forensics? Forensics is competitive speech and acting. Forensics is usually a two day tournament. On the first day of the tournament you have three different events which are: Lincoln Douglas Debate – which is a philosophical debate with one person on each team, Public Forum Debate...

Wrestling Story 2-17

Trasaul Jones
February 23, 2017
Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports, Video, Wrestling Team

The wrestling team just finished city league wrestling at north where they finished 7th overall. There were 5 guys who placed including Dejuan scott in 1st at 182lbs, Muhammed Terrell in 2nd 106lbs, Anthonie White at 113lbs and Aevodric Gilkey at 138lbs in 3rd and Torrian Jenkins at 152lbs in 4th. Th...

Bowling Story 2-17

RJay McCoy
February 23, 2017
Filed under Bowling, Sports, Video

The Heights Bowling team is winding down there season. The boys were led by Caleb Limes, Nate Sevier and Korey Bice being undefeated in city league play this season and also earning the top seed in the city league. The girls were led by Melanie Darrow and Xoi McElfresh going 4-4 in City League play and...

Boys Swimming 2-17

Brylen Gilmere
February 23, 2017
Filed under Sports, Swimming, Video

The swim team has had a pretty good season this year. Some top swimmers for the Falcons are Senior Dylan Jensen, Ethan Conrady, Junior Connor Buller, and sophomores Aiden Gantenbein and Carson Hager. Thursday, February 9th, Heights hosted the City League Meet. East won its 9th City League title, with He...

Boys Basketball 2-17

Jacob Fryman
February 23, 2017
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Video

The Boys basketball team has had an incredible season so far. The boys have been impressive this season with only 4 losses and sitting second in city league right behind Kapaun. They are 13-4 and looking to increase the number of wins they have tonight by going up against South @ South. At their last...

Pom-Cheer story 2-17

Haven Theseas
February 23, 2017
Filed under Falcon People, Video

The heights pommies and cheer seasons have come to an end. Thank you ladies for supporting our teams and representing our school. The senior night for the pommies and cheer will be at the last basketball game next Thursday the 23rd. They will be performing together for the halftime show. Here are a few ...

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