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Warrior Wrastlin: A State Wrestling Recap for Waukee

Warrior Wrastlin: A State Wrestling Recap for Waukee

Jack Scafuri, Reporter

February 26, 2015


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In Iowa the most competitive sport is wrestling. Most of Waukee’s population is aware the Iowa high school state wrestling tournament took place this past weekend (Feb 19-21st) at the Wells Fargo Arena, downtown Des Moines. For those that weren’t informed of the difficult three day meet, the ...

2015 All Star Game Recap

2015 All Star Game Recap

Caleb Andrews, Reporter

February 16, 2015


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New York may have been cold outside, but Russell Westbrook was heating things up inside Madison Square Garden going off for 41 points in last nights All Star Game. Western Conference all stars came out on 163-158 led by Westbrook and James, who were once teammates before Harden left for the Houston Rockets. Going...

NHL Season

NHL Season

Leah Doyle, Reporter

February 7, 2015


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As of Wednesday, January 28, NHL standings have shown an interesting reality. The LA Kings, who won the Stanley Cup in 2014, currently stand in 5th place in the Pacific Division, 17th in the league. #1 Anaheim, who is in the top 5 of the Western Conference for the 3rd year in a row, looks good for the...

Coach 1K: The Legacy of a Legend

Coach 1K: The Legacy of a Legend

Dillon Waskow, Reporter

January 29, 2015


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“If what you did yesterday still looks big today, you haven’t done much today.” Mike Krzyzewski’s motivating words just might be what led him to what is now his 1,000th win following Sunday’s win against St. John. At a sold-out Madison Square Garden, Krzyzewski went down in history as the fir...

Time to Face Reality

Time to Face Reality

Caleb Andrews, Reporter

January 13, 2015


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The time has come to say goodbye to a legend. Everyone has a time when they need to move on to better things. Well, that time is now for Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz. According to SportsReference.com, Ferentz has been at Iowa for 16 years and holds an overall 115-85 career record with an unimpressive...

Boo-Yah!

Boo-Yah!

Dillon Waskow, Reporter

January 8, 2015


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Stuart Scott, after a solid career of twenty-two years as an anchor for ESPN, died Sunday, January 4th at the age of 49. Before the days of Stuart Scott, ESPN and just about every other news-broadcasting channel consisted of the average thirty year old white males with black suits, and maybe thei...

Waukee Falls short Against Dowling

Waukee Falls short Against Dowling

Adam Hensley, Sports Editor

November 21, 2014


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The Warriors finished their season on Friday, November 14th; however, they finished in unfavorable fashion. Dowling Catholic defeated Waukee 42-28 in a game dominated by Maroon quarterback Ryan Boyle. Boyle threw for 145 yards and ran for 122 more, scoring three touchdowns (one passing, two rushing). Wauk...

On to the Dome

On to the Dome

Adam Hensley, Sports Editor

November 10, 2014


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The Waukee defense pitched their shutout thanks to help from their seniors

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Waukee Moves On

Waukee Moves On

Adam Hensley, Sports Editor

November 4, 2014


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The Waukee Warriors defeated the Southeast Polk Rams 41-17 on a chilly, and at times rainy, Monday night game. The Warriors were led by Trevor Allen, who had 239 yards rushing along with 30 yards receiving, including a receiving touchdown. When Allen was not touching the ball, Pat Gray took over, running...

Boys Win State Golf

Boys Win State Golf

Adam Hensley, Sports Editor

October 16, 2014


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This past weekend, the Waukee Boys’ Golf Team won state for the third time in the past five years. The boys shot 32+, winning with a lead of eight strokes over Des Moines Roosevelt, Ottumwa, and Cedar Rapids Kennedy. The top scorer for Waukee was junior Tripp Kinney, who shot +4 and finished third...

What’s Next for the Iowa Hawkeyes?

What’s Next for the Iowa Hawkeyes?

Caleb Andrews, Reporter

September 25, 2014


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The sun still might have a chance to shine over the Iowa Hawkeyes football season. In came CJ Beathard, the back up quarterback maybe the ray of hope that could possibly salvage an Iowa team that looked lifeless. The Hawkeyes were projected to go 9-3 by Bleacher report.com but after a disgusting loss...

Offenses Outshine Defenses in a High Scoring Affair

Offenses Outshine Defenses in a High Scoring Affair

Adam Hensley, Sports Editor

September 6, 2014


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After relying heavily on its defense last week, Waukee turned to its offense in a 48-41 win - the definition of a Friday night thriller. The first quarter ended with a 6-3 Waukee lead - a field goal by the Rams and a TD pass from Ben Ferkin to Koy Schneiter (two point conversion failed) - leaving...

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