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GOP at PLHS

Dillon S.

March 23, 2017


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A large portion of the high school experience is to be involved in plenty of extracurricular activities, whether this is playing sports, chess club, or the brand new Republican Club; all activities are a great way to meet new people and to have fun outside of school. A group of students started a...

A Coaches Perspective

Missy G

March 23, 2017


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A coach is someone who helps their athletes improve day by day, someone who cares for their athletes like they are their own child, and someone who pushes the athletes to reach for goals that were never previously thought about. The girls track coaches are very excited for this season, and hopeful...

Counting Off

Counting Off

Rachel P

March 23, 2017


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The buzzer blares and the high school varsity basketball players hustle off court to the sideline for an abrupt timeout. The bleachers are filled with family and friends, anxious to see if their side will be able taste victory. Meanwhile, the far back bleacher is packed with the PLHS pep band members,...

Cole Patterson

Cole Patterson

Cam W.

March 8, 2017


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It's not for the weak-minded or those lacking commitment. Competition is hard, especially when it comes to physical competition. That competition, though, gets exponentially tougher at the wrestling state tournament. Between the lights, hundreds of spectators, and the best competition in the state,...

Seniors leaving swim team

Seniors leaving swim team

Payton M

March 8, 2017


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Water, while most people see it as an everyday necessity, some see it as way to prove themselves. The rush as they dive into the race ready to swim their way to victory and destroy the competition. This can make anyone feel at home. For the Monarch swim team it's just any other day. Swimming is this...

Basketball

Basketball

Grace C.

March 8, 2017


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Walking into a gym full of screaming fans is something that the varsity basketball team sees weekly, but many of us forget about the lower levels of basketball at PLHS. The reserve girls basketball team at PLHS works just as hard as the varsity team does, and they had an outstanding season this year...

State Dance

State Dance

Tatum J

March 8, 2017


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Dance may not be considered a sport by some, but for eighteen girls, it is their life. Practicing for more than five hours a week, members of the Papillion La Vista Dance Team push themselves harder and harder for annual competitions that they attend. Papillion La Vista Dance Team performed their...

Girls Soccer Tryouts

Girls Soccer Tryouts

EMILY H

March 7, 2017


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Looking out to the field, cleats and knee pads in one hand, soccer ball in the other. Imagining playing on that field for a good amount of their high school experience. They are ready to turn a new leaf, to learn, and above all to get to do what they love. With soccer tryouts coming up on February...

Spring Track

Spring Track

Justin M

March 6, 2017


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The beginning of spring is always a hectic time in school and sports. It’s the beginning of baseball, soccer, tennis, and track. Most people think of baseball and soccer when it comes to spring sports, but at PLHS track has had a lot of success and tradition throughout the years. Under coach Joe...

Monarch Girls Tennis Season Starting up

Monarch Girls Tennis Season Starting up

Rebecca F.

March 6, 2017


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Girls have started cleaning their shoes, breaking out their shorts, and hitting the courts for the call of the new season approaching, for these thirty some girls trying out this could make or break their high school careers. For many girls planning to play tennis many feelings come up when thinking...

Games Club

Eric W

March 6, 2017


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"GET IN THE BANSHEE AND COME HELP ME!" or "THEY'RE WINNING DON’T LET THEM GET ANOTHER POINT!" is what you hear as you walk into games club. Games club is after school every Thursday, and goes to 4:30. At games club there are 3 Xboxes with Halo 2 disks. Students can come and have fun playing Halo...

Track Season Starting

Track Season Starting

Christina D

March 6, 2017


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Winter has come to an end and so have the sports. As the new season approaches new sports come along, such as Track and Field. The students at PLHS are extremely pumped about it, some enjoy it more than others but they all share the same passion weather they do high jump, short or long distance. For...

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