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Senior Brooklyn Conrady provides leadership on tennis team

Senior Brooklyn Conrady provides leadership on tennis team

Ezekiel Aguilera, Reporter

October 15, 2019

Brooklyn Conrady is a member of the women's tennis team at Heights High School  Conrady said,“I really love playing on the team. This is my fourth year and every year we have a whole new team but we all become really close. It's a very chilled environment with all of us helping each other out....

Josh Sanders: The kid with a motor that just won’t stop running

Josh Sanders: The kid with a motor that just won’t stop running

Travon Profit, Sports Writer

October 9, 2019

Josh Sanders, the junior running back from Wichita Heights, has been turning heads despite the Falcons 2-3 start. Sanders currently has 890 yards on 95 carries with 11 scores on the year; he is only 35 yards away from passing last year's mark in three less games and on 22 fewer carries. “I feel ...

Coach White sets higher expectations for Volleyball

Coach White sets higher expectations for Volleyball

Michaela Wagner

October 3, 2019

The Varsity Volleyball team has changed since last year, not just because of the new players or the improvement of returning players, but because of a change in coaching philosophy: such as a zero tolerance of bad attitudes. Varsity Coach, Rachel White-Mcquillan, or Coach Rachel, sat down for an intervi...

Padilla: Soccer is a family tradition

Padilla: Soccer is a family tradition

Nadia Ibrahim

October 1, 2019

Esteban Padilla Profile Grade: 11 Sports: Soccer, wrestling Positions: Goalie, Right mid How long have you been playing soccer? “I have been playing soccer for about 10 years.” What kind of goals do you want to accomplish in soccer? “I would like to accomplish working together as a team and ...

Heights preps for Dodge City after loss to Bishop Carroll

Heights preps for Dodge City after loss to Bishop Carroll

Caylen Lowery, Reporter

September 19, 2019

The Falcons, after falling 0-2 against GWAL rival Bishop Carroll, gets their first home game against the 2-0 team of Dodge City. Heights has had a rough start to their season, falling 40-24 to Maize South and 55-12 to Carroll.   Quarterback Dylan Depperschmidt says "Offensively, we got to our blocks reall...

Westling: BC v. Hts

Westling: BC v. Hts

February 5, 2019

Damion Robertson: Senior Soccer Player

Damion Robertson: Senior Soccer Player

November 7, 2018

Damion Robertson has been playing soccer for a long time now. Soccer has been the base of his High school career, which is coming to an end. Robertson plays midfield for Heights Varsity soccer team. He says he has been playing soccer since he was about 5 years old, his older brothers played which...

A Victory for the Falcons

October 2, 2018

On Thursday September 20th, The Falcon ended their 2 week losing streak with a with to North 64-22. The Falcons are now 2-2.   1 2 3 4 Final North 8 0 0 14 22 Heights 27 20 24 3 64   Scoring for Heights   First Quarter: #3, K’Vonte Baker runs a...

Heights vs. Bishop Carroll Sept 7th 2018

October 2, 2018

The Falcons had a rough night against Carroll losing 20-36.   Score:   1 2 3 4 Final Bishop Carroll 7 8 7 14 36 Heights 0 7 7 6 20   Scoring for Heights   Second Quarter K’Vonte Baker #3 makes 38 yard run .  PAT (kick) Kaden Cl...

Starting the Season off with a win

Starting the Season off with a win

Mauryah Marcy, Reporter

September 25, 2018

The Falcons opened the football season with a win against Maize South Mavericks. The win was Coach Dominic Dingle's first win as a head coach. Up the for most of the game the Falcons won 35- 21. Score: 1 2 3 4 Final Maize South 0 7 7 7 21 Heights 7 7 7 14 35 Scoring for Heights...

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