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Up My Alley

Up My Alley

Tali Gorodetsky and Mahika Mushuni
April 27, 2017 • 224 views
Filed under Sports

On Mondays and Thursdays at West County Lanes on Manchester Road, one club meets to train for upcoming competitions. Seven months into the lengthy season, Bowling Club is now preparing for the biggest tournament of the school year: State. “I have been on bowling club since my freshman year,”...

Javelin introduced as new track and field event

Javelin introduced as new track and field event

Athena Zeng
April 27, 2017 • 116 views
Filed under Sports

After seeing Lafayette athletes throw the javelin, Megan Reichardt, sophomore, said she became interested in the event. Last year, she threw for varsity girls track and field during the trial period, ending the season with a fourth place title at Conference. When Reichardt started throwing, she...

Athlete Profile: Kyler Bayless

Athlete Profile: Kyler Bayless

Ellie Hall
March 6, 2017 • 321 views
Filed under Athlete Profile, Football, Sports

As a high school senior, it can be challenging to figure out where to go to college and what to do with one’s life, but senior Kyler Bayless, senior, has just made that decision by committing to Truman State University. Bayless, quarterback, will continue his football career at Truman. After his...

Game, Set, Match: A Story on Sarah Salinas

Game, Set, Match: A Story on Sarah Salinas

Alli Baumgartner
March 6, 2017 • 212 views
Filed under Athlete Profile, Sports, Tennis

Sarah Salinas, senior, was born in Chicago, but has lived in Bolivia, Germany, Mexico, Brazil and Singapore. She has picked up many cultural norms, such as eating most things like pizza and hamburgers with a fork and a knife. She is now, also, fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and English. And, d...

Athlete Profile: Allison Licavoli

Athlete Profile: Allison Licavoli

Camryn Kesselring and Kailin Zhang
March 6, 2017 • 263 views
Filed under Athlete Profile, Golf, Sports

Heading into her freshman year, Alison Licavoli, senior, faced a difficult decision regarding which sport to commit to play. She’d played soccer for most of her life but wasn't as passionate for the sport as she used to be. Her grandparents suggested she try out for tennis. Her father, ...

Athlete Profile: Hannah Drumm Scores 1,000th Point

Athlete Profile: Hannah Drumm Scores 1,000th Point

Katelynn Freese and Nicole Talley
February 27, 2017 • 330 views
Filed under Athlete Profile, Basketball, Sports

998….999….1,000! Senior Hannah Drumm, girls varsity basketball player, accomplished her 1,000 point wearing jersey number 34 on Jan. 27 at a tournament against North County Tech in Eldon, Mo. Drumm sees this as a huge milestone in her basketball career and an incredible accomplishment. It gener...

Show Choir Travels Across Midwest for Competition Season

Show Choir Travels Across Midwest for Competition Season

Elena McCormick, Staff Reporter
February 15, 2017 • 259 views
Filed under Features, News, Sports

For the past two weeks, Show Choir has been traveling for competitions, and still has two more to go. In both competitions, they have placed 8th overall. They competed at the 21st Annual Midwest Classic Competition at Danville High School, in Danville, Ill., against 20 other teams the weekend of ...

MHS Varsity Girls VS. LHS Lady Lancers

MHS Varsity Girls VS. LHS Lady Lancers

Kyle Reamer, Business Manager
February 10, 2017 • 431 views
Filed under Basketball, Sports

Opinion: Ken Hitchcock

Opinion: Ken Hitchcock

Jen Bosche, Staff Reporter
February 8, 2017 • 245 views
Filed under Opinions, Sports

As many sports fans across the Lou know, the St. Louis Blues recently fired their head coach after 6 NHL seasons with the Blues. Ken Hitchcock had not produced adequate results for the team and was supposedly disliked by some of the players. Being a die-hard hockey fan, I believe that this was a good chan...

Boys varsity Basketball VS. Fox

Kyle Reamer, Business manager
February 2, 2017 • 571 views
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Uncategorized

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