North Star

North Star

Football ends 21-game losing streak

Antonio Cordero, Reporter

September 4, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Finally. Thursday night, the football team ended a 21-game losing streak, defeating the South Titans 29-22. The Redskins were led by Junior QB/RB Joe Williams lll, who finished the night with rushing for 300 yards, averaging...

Athletics adopting new academic policy

Morgan Dyke, Reporter

August 31, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

      This year, a new district wide sports policy was announced regarding academic standing, and is to be strictly enforced. The policy has brought a mix of reactions from North high athletes.       The new distri...

Boys soccer opens season with win

Kobe Marth, Reporter

August 31, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Tuesday, August 28th, North High School had a game against JC Harmon High in Kansas City. North High won 2-0 against the Hawks. "I'm pleased with the result and how strong we started against the quality opponent yet we stayed...

Track showing improvement

Brooklynn smith and Denita jones

April 27, 2018

Filed under Sports

This year North’s track team has had a lot of success. The track team goes to a couple meets a week. The track team has had a lot of success this season at its track meets. Last Tuesday North had two track meets one with...

Swim team pulling together

Chloe Goerzen, Reporter

April 23, 2018

Filed under Sports

The North High swim team only has four meets left until city league. "Our swimmers are cutting time left and right, we have a lot of new members and a few returning ones. And our new ones are just cutting time as fast as they...

Baseball earns split with West

Carrington Tackitt and Marlen Castaneda

April 17, 2018

Filed under Sports

North High's Baseball team had a split game with Class 6A's No. 7 ranked West High on Monday. They won the first game 4-1, and lost the second game 10-0. During the first game Pitcher Sage Erwin "threw the best game of the season,"...

Softball splits with South

Shaylyn smith, Reporter

April 11, 2018

Filed under Sports

On Tuesday, the softball team went to TRYC to compete against the South Titans. The first game of the double header was full of energy and the Redskins won 8-4. There was even an amazing double play by Megan Fleming. Juniors Dakota...

Boys Tennis

Carina Barron, Reporter

April 5, 2018

Filed under Sports

The boys played against Kapun Mount Carmel earlier this week and lost 9-0. "They held there own played pretty well it was a tough match because Kapun is one of the toughest in the city but we did make the run" Coach Sara Killenberg...

Womens Soccer Shutout Against East

Marlen Castaneda, Reporter

April 5, 2018

Filed under Sports

On April 4th, North High's Girls Soccer team had their first city league game against East. North lost 4-0. A huge factor in this ending was the fact that the weather hasn't been the best lately. "The wind definitely made an impact...

Baseball sweeps South

Nate Bruce, Reporter

April 5, 2018

Filed under Sports

Wednesday, the 4th, the Redskins beat South twice, 14-4 and 15-5. Senior Sage Irwin struck out 15 batters in game 1, said in regards to the team "We definitely have the talent and team chemistry, it just all about executing and...

North Women’s Soccer

North Women’s Soccer

March 30, 2018

Baseball opens season with loss to Northwest

Marlen Castaneda, Reporter

March 30, 2018

Filed under Sports

Kicking off this season, the baseball team had its first game on Thursday March 29th. The team went against North West, the scores were 14-2 and 12-2. "I expected a closer score, nerves got the best us" Head coach Randy Griffitts...

Sports