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Memorable East High Football Season ends with Regrettable Loss

Memorable East High Football Season ends with Regrettable Loss

Staff

November 16, 2017


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There is nothing wrong with declaring the 2017 football season as one of East High’s best. With a defense and offense both ranked in the top three in 4A, this year’s squad posted an 8-2 record heading into the 4A semi-final playoff game. There, waiting for the Thunderbirds, was last year’s state...

Lady Thunderbird Volleyball Nearly Takes a Fourth Straight State Title

Lady Thunderbird Volleyball Nearly Takes a Fourth Straight State Title

Staff

November 16, 2017


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When you spend the last three years dominating your opponents the way East High volleyball has dominated, you can expect a target on your back. Every team you play brings their “A” game, and you can expect nothing but their best. At the Wyoming 4A State Volleyball Tournament, the Lady Thunderbirds...

Practice Isn’t Perfect

Practice Isn’t Perfect

Steph Sommer, Senior Editor

October 24, 2017


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Practicing for months may not always end up like you’d expect. This could not be more true for any team at East High other than the East tennis team. They began practicing in early August and put in endless hours on the court. However, even with all that practice time, the team struggled with...

Triple Record Breaker

Maisie Christensen, Asst. Sports Editor

October 12, 2017


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Mackenzie Marler ran the big 5k for cross country and broke the record for the third time at the 40th Annual Liberty Bell Invite in Littleton, Colorado on September 8. Marler broke the 5k record for the third time with a time of 17.59 minutes on September 1, beating her previous time of 18.34 minutes. 88...

Golfers Shoot a Hole in One at Conference

Golfers Shoot a Hole in One at Conference

Brittany West, Perspectives editor

May 30, 2017


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Practice, patience, and persistence paid off for the EHS boys’ golf team as they wrapped up a conference championship at the Bell Nob Golf course in Gillette. Ben Cole paced the T-birds with a score of 75 for second place, and the boy’s team won first overall with a score of 317. “The boy...

Boys’ Soccer Wins Eighth State Title

Lea Farley, Sports Editor

May 30, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

There’s nothing better than that winning feeling running through your blood. Feeling 500 lbs lifted from your shoulders and relief rushing over you-crying with your friends, jumping up and down, and shouting at the top of your lungs. Every season it comes down to the state title championship, ...

Stellern and Howard Win Big at State Track

Brea Moralez, Perspectives Reporter

May 30, 2017


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Teachers and coaches love to tell their students and athletes that hard work always pays off. But sometimes things don’t work out that way. Sometimes, little things can cause big problems and an athlete or student can find themselves falling short. And, then, there are times when everything works out pe...

Girl’s Soccer Season 2017

Girl’s Soccer Season 2017

Camden Schmidt, Online Editor

May 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Spring Golf 2017

Spring Golf 2017

May 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Slideshow, Sports

East girls basketball well-represented for all-stars

Lea Farley, Sports Editor

May 4, 2017


Filed under Sports

Each year a select group of players travel north to compete against Montana’s best male and female high school basketball players. This year the 4A state champion East High Lady Thunderbirds will be well-represented in the annual event. Guards Jessie Erickson and Katie Loken will be joined on the...

Stellern and Whitmire lead the way for East track

Stellern and Whitmire lead the way for East track

Lea Farley, Sports Editor

May 3, 2017


Filed under Sports

East High’s Cosette Stellern has been one of the more dominating athletes in Cheyenne. She has helped the Lady Thunderbirds win multiple state titles in volleyball and basketball and has spent the last four years as one of the top female shot put and discus competitors in the state. This year the University...

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