Central senior, Courtney Young, wins first in weight class

Grace Turner, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018

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Courtney Young, a senior, won her weight class and helped lead the Central powerlifting team to a first-place victory at the state competition. She has been participating on the team since she was a freshman and has enjoyed her...

NCAA Tournament held in Omaha makes for epic game

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018

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The city of Omaha has seen plenty of incredible sporting events over the years. The two Nebraska Volleyball national titles, Purdue-Kansas and Norfolk State-Missouri in 2012, Three United States Olympic Swim Trials, Kansas-Wichita...

Senior powerlifter Desire Dorsey

Anne Gallagher, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018

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Although powerlifting is not considered to be a formal sport in the NSAA, senior competitor Desiree Dorsey says the team is still like a family to her. Dorsey started powerlifting her sophomore year after excelling in weight training...

New Approach With a New Coach

Anne Gallagher, Staff Writer

March 2, 2018

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After a disappointing season and the firing of their head coach, the football team and the staff once again opened the application process for a new leader of the team. After consideration of candidates from within and outside...

2018 State Preview

Kaitlyn Engel, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018

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With the regular season drawing to end, the State tournaments for winter sports are rapidly approaching. Wrestling, swimming, and basketball will all represent Central at these tournaments. As they begin preparing for these tournaments,...

Swim team gains a dedicated fan, a source of motivation

Kaitlyn Engel, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018

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When winter sports come to mind, basketball and wrestling are typically the first ones to come to mind. But Bryn Hansen is giving recognition to one of the lesser-known winter sports, swimming. “I’ve been to all of the...

Central baseball looks to have good season

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018

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Next month, the Central baseball team will begin their 2018 campaign. They are coming off a disappointing end to last season, where the Eagles got bounced in the first round of districts, falling to Burke 10-1. This, season Central...

Slow start to boys soccer, physical makeup to qualify for state

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018

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This spring the Boys' Soccer team will look improve off of a disappointing end to last season, falling 1-0 in the district final to Kearney. This year, the Eagles return nearly all of their major contributors from last season....

Economics teacher unites faith, sports to offer Christians club

Hayley Raney, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017

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Corban Williams is a devoted teacher and Christian who is a member of the international sports ministry, Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA). He has brought the ministries’ teachings and program to Central. Williams has worked...

Changes in leadership cause anticipated swim season

Anne Gallagher, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017

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Although there is a lot of new talent splashing into the pool this year, it can't hide the fact that an abundance of skilled seniors graduated last year and left the swim team with a fraction of its former talent. The new school...

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