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Kyler’s Fantasy Focus Week 9 recap and Week 10 Outlook

Kyler’s Fantasy Focus Week 9 recap and Week 10 Outlook

Kyler Choquette, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, Showcase, Sports

Week 9 Recap  Starts  . Tarik Cohen- Had an abysmal week with only 1.3 points as his contemporary Jordan Howard got the bulk of the carries for the first time in weeks.  . Adrian Peterson- Another bust, Peterson could only muster 3.3 points as three of his offensive linemen went down with...

Unheralded Kings

Unheralded Kings

Kenzie Ward, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


Filed under Features, News Briefs, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

Most teams have a sense of tradition that grows throughout each season. The Papillion-La Vista football team is no different when it comes to cherishing theirs.  A tradition carried over to Papio three years ago, the King of the Trenches, is rewarded to the player that proves they have what it ta...

Leaving It All on the Ice

Leaving It All on the Ice

Emma Betts, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Features, News Briefs, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

With the elegance of each turn, the grace of each stroke and each move vividly different from the next, figure skating creates breathing art with the movement of a leg or the flick of an arm.  Figure skating is an intense sport, from the many vigorous practices to the stressful competitions.  Junior...

Kyler’s Fantasy Focus Week 8 Recap and Week 9 Outlook

Kyler’s Fantasy Focus Week 8 Recap and Week 9 Outlook

Kyler Choquette, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News Briefs, Opinion, Showcase, Sports

Week 8 Recap  Starts  . Phillip Lindsay- Exploded for 17 points proving a more than worthy start.  . Marlon Mack- Had a phenomenal week with 26.9 points and was the second week in a row he scored 25 plus points.  . Cooper Kupp- Did not end up playing last minute due to his knee but ...

District Volleyball TONIGHT

District Volleyball TONIGHT

Josey Ryan, Sports Editor

October 31, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, Showcase, Sports

The crowd goes silent. The girls line up on opposite baselines, only a net separating the two teams that will give their all for the chance to win this year’s state tournament. All the hard work of lifting, running and practicing every day for 3 months is put to the final test in this moment. The announcer...

Kyler’s Fantasy Focus Week 8

Kyler’s Fantasy Focus Week 8

Kyler Choquette, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, Showcase, Sports

Starts  . Phillip Lindsay- Phillip has been a consistent flex player throughout the season but with his fellow rookie back Royce Freeman out this weekend Lindsay should expect to see a heavy workload in the run and pass game against a horrific Chiefs Defense.  . Marlon Mack- After a terrific p...

In the Middle

In the Middle

Emma Betts, Staff Writer

October 23, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, Showcase, Sports

Even though dance is arguably not considered a sport, it requires the same amount of talent, commitment and dedication as any other competitive activity. Dancing involves training, muscle movement, technique, choreography and intense practice to perfect performance routines.     Everyone sees the PLHS dance team perform at halftime during football and basketball season and, if they are tru...

To New Lengths

To New Lengths

Sarah Altman, Sports Editor

October 12, 2018


Filed under Features, News Briefs, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Student Life

He comes from a family of cross-country savants, all gifted with the grit of Mo Farah and an aptitude for aerobic respiration. His hair whips in the bitter autumn air as he plows forward, determined to overtake the nearest competitor with an extended stride at the finish line. His siblings have...

Go Big and Go Home

Go Big and Go Home

Lissa Lafond, Features Editor

September 11, 2018


Filed under Features, News Briefs, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

Rivalries can spark a passion in fans, going to great extents to dress up, paint up, and show up for their team. Screaming at the top of their lungs, being united as a crowd, and exerting all the pride possible to muster.When on the home side the game is even more exhilarating.   For our big...

One Last Go

One Last Go

Josey Ryan, Sports Editor

September 7, 2018


Filed under Features, News Briefs, Showcase, Sports

Four years. Freshmen feel as if this will be a lifetime of going to class. Seniors are taking in each last as it comes, making every moment count. For senior athletes, their last year is everything they have worked towards. All the morning workouts, sprints and mental beatdowns, all building up to their...

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