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Heights Volleyball is Rolling

Kerry Dunn

September 27, 2016


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Heights is rolling with a record of 4-4 beating north, southeast (twice) and west.  They have lost to east, valley center, Andover central and northwest. They are 3-1 against city league teams and 1-3 against non-city league teams. Last week they played hard but came short against Andover central...

Start of Girls Tennis

Cyla Hoefgen

September 27, 2016


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This Girls tennis team is off to a pretty even start and is currently 2-2 in the city league. They have wins against Southeast and West, but have lost against Bishop Carroll and East. They have a tennis match Monday September 19th at Northwest and the next home match is Wednesday September 21st again...

First Weeks of Cross Country

Danson Kariuki

September 27, 2016


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Let’s talk about Cross Country! Two weeks ago the falcons had their first meet at Lake Afton. Although no one placed, both boys and girls had great times, and are sure to improve throughout the season. Last week the meet at Trinity High School was canceled due to weather conditions. Next week you...

Fiegel talks about soccer season

Fiegel talks about soccer season

Raul Lopez, Sports Writer

September 23, 2016


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An interview with Heights soccer coach Dylan Fiegel. Q;How did you get prepared for this season? A: I do a lot of training in the Summer with the soccer players so I already have a decent idea of what sort of style of play I want us to be geared towards.  But just getting to know the players and ...

Swimming

February 5, 2016


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319 and not done

319 and not done

February 2, 2016


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Joe Auer became the winningest boys basketball coach in City League history when Heights defeated Maize in the semi-finals of the Dodge City Tournament of Champions. With his 319th win, Auer passed SE’s Carl Taylor for most wins. The Auer Basketball Era 5 State Championships; 09,10,11,12,15 Runne...

Boys finding ways to win

Boys finding ways to win

February 2, 2016


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After a sluggish performance against Southeast that resulted in the Falcons (12-1) only loss so far this season, the boys have found ways to win a string of close games. Over the last seven game, five of the games’ margins of victory were single digits, including three games where the difference was a sing...

Falcon overrun Aces 41-7

Falcon overrun Aces 41-7

October 7, 2015


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Rarely on the high school level does a defensive player have as big of night as Aaron Bechtel had against East. Bechtel returned two pass interceptions for touchdowns in the Falcons 41-7 rout of the Blue Aces. After giving up 155  yards in the air  to Carroll’s Jake Allen the previous week, fans wer...

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