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Lady T-Bird Basketball Falls just Short of Fifth Title

Lady T-Bird Basketball Falls just Short of Fifth Title

Thunderbolt Staff

March 23, 2018

The Lady Thunderbird basketball team expects to win every year. Not everyone else always believes in them, but there is an expectation in the Thunderdome. While many probably didn’t give the 2017-2018 EHS edition much chance, the team chased their dreams all year and made it to the title game in...

Thunderbirds and Indians Battle Like Rivals Should

Thunderbirds and Indians Battle Like Rivals Should

Jessika Nelson, Sports Editor

April 29, 2016

Some people would argue that there's no more joy in a big rivalry than embarrassing your opponent. Beating your rival by some inconceivable score difference just makes some competitors smile. But, then, others would argue it's not really a rivalry if one team blasts the other. They want a tight score....

Local Rival Hands T-Birds a Championship Loss

Local Rival Hands T-Birds a Championship Loss

Jessika Nelson, Sports Editor

June 1, 2015

The Thunderbirds battled their way through a tough state tournament 250 miles away from home only find themselves up against a school located less than five miles from their home campus. Not only was the opponent familiar to them, but it also turned out to be their long-time rival, Cheyenne Central. The...

Lady T-Bird Soccer Dominate Cross Town Rivals

Lady T-Bird Soccer Dominate Cross Town Rivals

Jessika Nelson, Sports editor

May 5, 2015

The 2015 edition of the infamous cross-town rival game between the East Lady T-Birds and the Central Lady Indians turned into a blowout. The Lady Thunderbird soccer team wrapped up the game with a final score of 5-0, after taking a strong halftime lead of 3-0. Karly Thompson started things off...

East Sweeps South Bison

Jessika Nelson, Sports Editor

April 22, 2015

East High soccer was looking to set a better tone for the season, and two strong wins against South High is helping to set them up for a run at conference. The Thunderbird soccer team shut down the South High Bison, 7-0, on April 21. Seniors Alex Corbin and Mohamed Hassan were able to score two goals...

East and Central Soccer Splits First Season Battles

East and Central Soccer Splits First Season Battles

Abbey Williams, Web Editor

April 15, 2015

The boys and girls soccer teams clashed with their cross-town rivals, Central High School, on Friday, April 10, at Riske Field. It was a tough battle for the boys in their win over the Indians, scoring their only goal in overtime and winning 1-0. Senior Finley McIlwaine scored the goal for East, waiting...

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