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Boys Basketball 3-3

Jacob Fryman

March 6, 2017


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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


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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...

Heights Wins State Swimming Championship

Heights Wins State Swimming Championship

Andrew Brace, Reporter

March 1, 2017


Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, News, Sports, Swimming, Uncategorized

TOPEKA, FEB 18 - Height's won the 5-1A state swimming championship finishing with 242 points, finishing 61 points ahead 2nd place Maize. Individual Results: 400 Yard Freestyle Relay [Ethan Conrady, Kamren Hall, Noah Thompson, Aidan Gantenbein] Final time 3:17.94 100 Yard Breaststroke [8th - N...

Wrestling Story 2-17

Trasaul Jones

February 23, 2017


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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


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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...

Girl’s Basketball Story 2-17

Danson Kariuki

February 23, 2017


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So far this season the girls have had an average season with a record of 10-7 and they are 4th in the city league. Last week the falcons had a great matchup against the NW Grizzlies.  For most of the game the Grizzlies had the lead until the fourth quarter. In that game Whitlee Teague had 21 points ...

Heights beats North 76-44

Anthony Cuevas

February 17, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Falcons took a big win against North. At halftime the Falcons were up with the score being 50-21.The end results was Heights beating North with a score of 76-44. The Heights Falcons are now on a four game winning streak....

The Falcons beat the Grizzlies with a score of 63-49

Anthony Cuevas

February 10, 2017


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The Heights Falcons pulled off a win against the NorthWest Grizzlies with a score of 63-49. After the first quarter the Falcons were up by nine points with a score of 19-10. At halftime the Falcons were up 32-20. At the end of the third quarter the Falcons were still winning with a score of 46-40. ...

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