The Arrowhead

A Farewell and A Hello

A Farewell and A Hello

Amelia Roberts, Reporter

January 4, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

The Waukee volleyball team has experienced years of success and growth under varsity head coach Steven Baas. During his time at the school he lead the team to many victories and helped them through their defeats. Waukee Athletics is losing a bel oved coach to retirement. After the successful 2016 v...

Waukee Wrestling Team Takes the Silver

Waukee Wrestling Team Takes the Silver

Damion Wallace, Reporter

December 16, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

Click here for a Highlight video of the Waukee Wrestling team in Parkhill! On Saturday, December 3rd, The Waukee Wrestling team went to an out of state tournament in Kansas City at Park Hill High school. They dualed Liberty North, Park Hill, Kearney, and Smithville, who all reside in Missouri. Waukee ...

Carlie Littlefield Scores 1,000 Points

Carlie Littlefield Scores 1,000 Points

Averi Baudler, Reporter

December 8, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Uncategorized

On Tuesday night, during the girls basketball game against the East Scarlets, senior Carlie Littlefield dribbled down the floor on a fast break and easily swished a pull-up jumper, securing her 13th and 14th points of the game. To many in the crowd, this shot was nothing out of the ordinary. Littlefield,...

For the Win

For the Win

Rashed Alsharqi, Reporter

November 11, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

Huddled in a group, hands shaking, whispers all around them, The Waukee Competitive Cheer Team holds their breaths awaiting the results. Tensions rise as every team waits for a winner to be named. All the hard work that they put in for months came down to this moment. The time came for the state cha...

Waukee Fall Traditions

Waukee Fall Traditions

Miranda Boyle and Megan Groathouse

November 1, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, STUDENT LIFE

Waukee Athletics excels continually over the years and succeeds consistently, and this 2016 fall sports season proves to be no different. Waukee athletes put in hours of hard work throughout the on and off seasons, however this is not the only thing that contributes to their accomplishments. Each team...

Powderpuff Girls

Powderpuff Girls

Lily Campbell and Gaby Shepard

September 26, 2016


Filed under PHOTOS, Showcase, SPORTS

Girls on the field warm up for the big game. Bright, hot lights shine down, creating beads of sweat on the players’ necks. Huddling together, they fire up for the big game. After running one last quick play for practice, the girls line up to start. With the snap of the ball, the play begins. The powd...

Waukee Beats Ankeny Centennial

Waukee Beats Ankeny Centennial

Guest, Reporter

September 12, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

  Final score: Waukee 34, Ankeny 31   Video by Sydney Peterson: https://youtu.be/XJF5H0HNPhw  ...

Varsity Fall Sports Schedule

Varsity Fall Sports Schedule

Kaitlyn Redman, Editor-in-Chief [Web]

August 29, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

Football:  8/26/16 Opponent: Urbandale High School @ Urbandale High School  7:00 Pm 9/2/16  Opponent: Valley High School @ Waukee High School 7:30 Pm 9/9/16 Opponent: Ankeny High School @ Waukee High School 7:00 Pm 9/16/16 Opponent: Dowling Catholic @ Dowling/ Iowa Christian Academy...

Burnt Out

Burnt Out

Cole Wilson, Reporter

April 20, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

The pitcher stands on the  mound. He stares down to the home plate, while the catcher gives a signal, preparing for the pitch to come. He winds up, preparing to send the ball flying to the approaching batter. The ball is released sailing out of his hand. As he releases the baseball, he follows through,...

Mamba Out

Mamba Out

Samuel Cox, Editor

April 14, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

On June 26, 1996, Kobe Bryant was drafted into the NBA at the age of 19. He was drafted to the Charlotte Hornets, but less than a week later he was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers. Fast forward to April 13, 2016, 20 years later, and Bryant is playing his final game in the NBA at the age of 37, still...

Impact of Sport Injuries

Impact of Sport Injuries

Ana Hernandez, Reporter

March 31, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

Every day after school, hard working athletes at Waukee High School push themselves as hard as they can through a season that flies by. There is often great pressure on these athletes to succeed, and with only four years to attempt their goals, any setback is heartbreaking. Unfortunately, most students...

State Playoff Coverage: Waukee vs. Cedar Falls

State Playoff Coverage: Waukee vs. Cedar Falls

Samuel Cox, Editor

March 3, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

It's March and that can only mean one thing: it's tournament time. That's right ladies and gentlemen, basketball tournament season is here and it's here to stay for the whole month as high school and college teams compete to win it all. Nothing else matters; a team's record, stats, and previous ac...

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