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Athletes decide to further athletic careers

Athletes decide to further athletic careers

Alexis Yoder, Editor

May 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As their time in high school comes to a close, six seniors have made the decision to further their academic and athletic careers at the college level. The seniors are Ian Murhon, Ian Renninger, Tyler Timberlake, Noah Nabholz, Cole Painter and Collin Ebling. Ian Murhon Allura McCuller Murhon will be atte...

The end of a record-breaking season: boys’ swim team excels in late-season meets

The end of a record-breaking season: boys’ swim team excels in late-season meets

Emma Walinsky, Editor-in-Chief

April 12, 2018


Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Showcase, Sports

For Mr. Ned Hampford, boys’ swim team head coach, the 2017-2018 season was more than he could ever have expected. This season, filled with new meet and school records, a Schuylkill League title and a District XI title, was one of the best in school history. The team’s successful journey began early ...

Winter Sports Recap

Winter Sports Recap

Alexis Yoder, Editor

April 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Photo by Allura McCuller The varsity boys repeated what they did last year and became Schuylkill League Division One champions once again. From there, they defeated Panther Valley 76-36 February 13 in the semifinals of the Schuylkill League playoffs, and rival Blue Mountain 48-26 February 16 ...

Wrestling team takes Schuylkill League title

Wrestling team takes Schuylkill League title

Mark Disabella, Staffer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Sports

The wrestling team won the Schuylkill League championship for the second consecutive year. At leagues, the wrestling team took first place, while Upper Dauphin and Blue Mountain trailed behind in second and third, and all of the 14 PAHS wrestlers medaled at leagues. The league match took place at Blue Mountain...

Team leaders and member turnout gear boys’ swim team toward successful season

Team leaders and member turnout gear boys’ swim team toward successful season

Emma Walinsky, Editor-in-Chief

February 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The end of the 2017 swim season brought some negatives for the boys’ swim team: sharing the Schuylkill League Championship title with rival Blue Mountain and losing of one of the most talented swim team members in Mike Smerlick, a 2017 graduate, among others. But now, the team has something up its s...

Fall sports recap

Fall sports recap

Alexis Yoder, Editor

January 4, 2018


Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports

Boys’ Soccer Max Kelly   This was a record season for the boys’ soccer team. The team won the Schuylkill League championship for the first time since 1997. The boys defeated Jim Thorpe 2-1 in the finals at Lehighton. Their season ended two weeks later when they lost 4-0 to Allentown C...

Mia Bowers – The 14-year-old Under Armour 18u Athlete

Mia Bowers – The 14-year-old Under Armour 18u Athlete

Mark Disabella, Staffer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Sports

Eighth grader Mia Bowers has been named an Under Armour Softball Factory Rookie All-American. Because of her excellence, she will play for Under Armour in January in Conroe, Texas.    Bowers’s journey began this past spring when she competed in an Under Armour Softball Factory tryout at Spooky...

HighTides from PAHS Homecoming 2017

HighTides from PAHS Homecoming 2017

Jared Williard and Alexis Yoder

November 30, 2017


Filed under News and Features, Sports, Video

This video showcases dramatic clips from the 2017 Homecoming football game and Homecoming Court introduction and crowning.

Girls’ soccer team plays into postseason

Girls’ soccer team plays into postseason

Gillian Revenis, E-I-C

November 29, 2017


Filed under Sports

The soccer season usually comes to an end in early October, but due to such a successful girls’ soccer season, the team continued to play right up until the end of the month. The team qualified for league and district playoffs, and the girls played their first league playoff game in three years Oc...

Boys’ Soccer brings home the gold

Boys’ Soccer brings home the gold

Alex Albertini, Staffer

November 21, 2017


Filed under Sports

Four weeks ago, the boys’ soccer team did something it has not done in 20 years; it won the Schuylkill League championship. Beating Jim Thorpe 2-1 October 19 for the championship title, the team capped off a historic season I am a member of the team, and I was there for that night. It was tense,...

District-wide outdoor pep rally

District-wide outdoor pep rally

Cailey Carl, Staffer

October 17, 2017


Filed under Sports, Video

Video footage of the district-wide outdoor pep rally held in Pottsville's football stadium.

Seniors continue academic and athletic journeys (Photo)

Seniors continue academic and athletic journeys (Photo)

Tayah Moore

May 30, 2017


Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports

Sarah Corse-Campion: Bloomsburg University for swimming   May 1, Sarah Corse-Campion made a commitment to swim at Bloomsburg University. Throughout high school, Corse-Campion had goals - and she made sure to accomplish them. She scored her 1000th point, qualified for both the 100 and 200 frees...

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