Sophmore Emma Wasilewski sprints after the ball. The Monarchs defeated Omaha Central 4-0.

Monarchs Give it Their All

Liv Bain, Writer May 6, 2024

On Monday April 29th, the varsity girl’s soccer team traveled to Phelps Field at Westside to kick off their first district game. They upset the Warriors with a 1-0 lead which moved them onto the next...

The PLHS tennis invite competitors pose in front of their winning tree at Woods Tennis Center in Lincoln.

Varsity Girls tennis earns silver at Fremont Invitational

Jennifer Hubert, Assistant Editor-in-chief April 24, 2024

On Friday, April 19th, the top six players of the girls varsity tennis team traveled to Woods tennis center in Lincoln to participate in the annual Fremont invitational. The team as a whole earned enough...

Junior Izzy Ashby passes the ball to a teammate, setting her up to score a goal

Monarchs Fall to Dragons in Close Contest

Zoe Petersen, Staff April 17, 2024

This past Friday the lady Monarchs traveled to Gretna territory to take on the Dragon’s soccer team. The game was kept close but ended in a zero to one loss in the final minutes of the game. The game...

Seeing Double

Avery Wolfe, Videography Editor February 26, 2024

Why is Football so Special?

Why is Football so Special?

Alyna Ryan, Staff Writer December 14, 2023

“A tremendous and dynamic combat sport that demands both physical prowess and great mental discipline,” is the answer that pops up from ‘USA Judo’ when you look up “What is so special about Judo?”  Judo,...

Kamira Botos and Dru Zoucha communicate a plan for their next play during a game in the 2022-2023 season

Navigating Nerves

Avery Wolfe, Videography Editor November 10, 2023

Even after thousands of reps and countless hours spent on developing their craft, athletes are still faced with possibly the biggest challenge: overcoming mental adversities. Feelings of nervousness creep...

Dropping into the Past

Dropping into the Past

Elle Roth, News Editor November 9, 2023

It is 2017. You are hopping on Fortnite with your best friends after a long day of school and life is simple.  Fortnite is a video game where you can collaborate with friends to battle other characters...

Boys and Girls Wrestling teams huddle on the stage after an after school workout.

Pain Before Gain

Jennifer Hubert, Writer October 27, 2023

As autumn is in full swing, colors are changing, temperatures are cooling, and leaves are falling. It not only becomes crunch time for the leaves on the ground, but also the winter sport athletes preparing...

A Fresh Pace

Avery Wolfe and Cameron Hamilton October 26, 2023

Freshman runner Gracie Suppes defies freshmen stereotypes and excels through her first season of Cross Country.

Photo By Lilly Raughton

Showcasing the Old and New

Lilly Raughton, Staff Writer October 24, 2023

New generations of athletes enter PLHS every year, with the common goal of leaving their mark and keeping the ”Tradition Of Excellence” going. This school year the Monarch Booster Club and Athletic...

Photo By Izzy Gerharter

Supporting From the Sidelines

Lilly Raughton, Staff Writer October 24, 2023

For senior Jordan Barrientos, his football season was cut short after tearing his ACL, meniscus, and MCL. Even though it is his final football season playing for the Monarchs, Barrientos has remained positive...

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