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Junior Varsity Cheerleading to be Available at Central Next School Year

Junior Varsity Cheerleading to be Available at Central Next School Year

Karleigh Schwarzl, Staff Writer

April 16, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Cheerleading is more involved than most people may believe. Before Central students can become athletes, they must excel as students first. They have to perform well in the classroom before they can even be considered for the cheer squad. Mrs. Karen Atkins, the Central High ninth grade counselor, has...

The Lady Pounders Plan To Bring The Heat For The Upcoming Season

The Lady Pounders Plan To Bring The Heat For The Upcoming Season

Meghan Duncan, Sports Editor

April 15, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The new season for softball has finally begun and the Lady Pounders plan to bring the heat. The team practices every day for hours at a time. Assistant Coach Kelli Solock joined the team last year, with his help for the upcoming season, the team is ready for whatever comes their way. "Being new to...

Tennis Team Continues to Practice in Hopes of Defeating Opponents in New League

Tennis Team Continues to Practice in Hopes of Defeating Opponents in New League

Dakota Wootan, Staff Writer

April 10, 2019


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Central's tennis season is in full swing and the team is still preparing to take on a new, yet difficult league. Some of the team members predict it will be a very competitive and rough season, but are optimistic and are still looking to have fun. "I think this season will be another tough one without...

Central Baseball Working Hard Towards District and State Tournaments

Central Baseball Working Hard Towards District and State Tournaments

Celisia Snakenberg, Sports Writer

April 6, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Throughout this season, Central's baseball team has been working hard succeed and prove their dominance. On Monday, April 1 Central baseball beat Tyner with an 18 to seven win. The game started with senior player Cody Nation pitching. Tyner got ahead with five runs in the first two innings, and Central...

Central’s Cheerleaders Make Preparations for the New School Year

Central’s Cheerleaders Make Preparations for the New School Year

Abby Young, Staff Writer

March 12, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

As the 2018-2019 school year is slowly but surely coming to an end, Central's cheerleading squad is just beginning to prepare for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. With the leadership of the team's head and assistant coach, the cheerleaders have set goals for themselves individually and as a team....

Central Track and Field Prepares for Upcoming Season

Central Track and Field Prepares for Upcoming Season

Celisia Snakenberg, Sports Writer

March 6, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Spring sports season is around the corner and the teams and athletes are training in order to be ready to compete once the season actually begins. The Pounders' track and field team has been preparing for months now, doing various work outs and drills. Head Coach Matthew Joyner and Coach Brett Parrott...

Central’s Boys Basketball Team Aims Toward Success This Season

Central’s Boys Basketball Team Aims Toward Success This Season

Marshall Sims, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Basketball is one of Americans’ favorite sports to spectate and play, especially if local high school teams are involved. The Pounders have made a successful comeback during this season with a record of six wins to nine losses. “We're trying to put up a good fight," said Rick Rogers, the coach...

Central’s Wrestling Team Hopes to Send Multiple Players to Region Tournament

Central’s Wrestling Team Hopes to Send Multiple Players to Region Tournament

Celisia Snakenberg, Sports Writer

February 6, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

As wrestling season comes to a close, the hype of the sport only grows. For the past few months, the coaches and players have been preparing for the region tournament. Many players have grown tremendously as individuals and as wrestlers. Head Coach Ryan Mallory expects multiple returning players to succeed...

Senior Cheerleaders and Boys Basketball Players Anticipate Life After Central

Senior Cheerleaders and Boys Basketball Players Anticipate Life After Central

Meghan Duncan, Sports Editor

February 4, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

As their final year of grade school approaches its end, the 2018-2019 seniors of the basketball and cheerleading teams are beginning to plan for their lives after high school. Following a huge win for the boys basketball team, many of the seniors were acknowledged for what they have accomplished in their...

Lady Pounders Basketball Team Looks Back on This Season’s Achievements

Lady Pounders Basketball Team Looks Back on This Season’s Achievements

Kirstin Langton, Staff Writer

January 30, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Central High School’s Lady Pounders went through many ups and downs this season. With six wins and four more games to go, the team is very proud of their accomplishments this season. According to many teammates, Ja'Nya West is Central’s star player. West is a junior who has been playing basketball...

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