The Highlighter

New class on officiating to be taught at Heights

K.C. Pham, Reporter December 12, 2019

Next year, the PE and athletic department is offering a new elective on officiating. This class would be taught by Dominick Dingle, the football coach with assistance from Michael Church, the athletic...

Volleyball wrap-up

Michaela Wagner, Reporter November 11, 2019

This volleyball season has been a harrowing journey to say the least. With the season ending 6-30, it’s safe to say the team fought a hard battle each game, but sadly it wasn’t enough to come out victorious....

Dylan Depperschmidt: Going Outside The Pocket

Dylan Depperschmidt: Going Outside The Pocket

Caylen Lowery, Reporter October 25, 2019

Dylan "Lil Depp" Depperschmidt,  a 5'11 junior, is now put as an offensive project being put at starting QB at the beginning of this season. After losing two quarterback during the 2018-2019 regular season...

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...

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...

Coach White talks to Haley Powell during warmups.

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...

Estaban Padilla

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...

Josh Sanders breaks loose for a long gain against the Maize South defense.

Heights preps for Dodge City after loss to Bishop Carroll

Can Heights get a W after they finally come home
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...

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....

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