Staley News

Wrestling Places Third at State

Hailey Ladner, Reporter

March 6, 2013

Over Presidents Day weekend, the wrestling team finished third at the State Championships held at the Mizzou Arena. “It was an amazing experience,” said junior Bailey Sutko. “Best experience I ever had.” At the state championship the team had seven medalists, along with three finalists....

Baseball is Training Hard

Julianna Harrell, Reporter

January 23, 2013

The baseball boys are beginning their training for the upcoming season. Since the season starts in a month and a half, until then they are conditioning. “We are trying to prepare for the season,” said senior Zach Stonecipher. Every Monday through Thursday the boys have after school workouts....

Cheer Prepares for Nationals Cheer Prepares for National

Marisa Hubbard, Reporter

January 23, 2013

With less than a month left to prepare for nationals, the Cheer team has been practicing for many hours to improve for their routine instructed by coach Jennifer Newman.  The team has taken a hit from the flu season but is improving nonetheless, said senior Bethany Steyer. “We’re learning the...

Girls Basketball Set to Play at Sprint Center

Megan Hynek, Editor-in-chief

January 11, 2013

The girls’ basketball team is playing North Kansas City at the Sprint center on Jan. 21. The game will start at 10:30 am. Tickets sold at the door at the Sprint Center will be 10 dollars. Tickets for students and adults can be bought in the activities office, now through Jan. 16 for 5 dollars. Those...

Boys Basketball Season Begins

Emily Chu, Reporter

December 4, 2012

“It’s going to be good. We have a young team and a lot of room for growth, so that’s what we’re measuring our success on,” said coach Tyler Stricklin. “We grow from game to game and continue to progress as a program. We build on the successes that we have and we’ve already seen a lot of...

Hosick Becomes National Finalist for Heisman Award

Megan R. Hynek, Editor-in-Chief

November 13, 2012

Senior Trent Hosick has been named a national finalist for the Wendy’s High School Heisman award. According to the Wendy’s high school Heisman website, the award honors hardworking individuals who excel academically and athletically. “The definition of the award is someone who exemplifies excellence...

Kansas State Has Winning Season

Hailey Ladner, Reporter

November 9, 2012

Local college football team, Kansas State University, has had an undefeated season so far with a winning record of 9-0, ranked second in the nation. Kansas State remained No. 2, while No. 3 Oregon passed No. 4 Notre Dame in the latest standings released Sunday, November 4th. All three contenders won last Saturday, November 3rd. Kansas State plays at TCU Satur...

Ahletes to Watch For

Emily Chu, Reporter

October 23, 2012

Chloe Clement Sophomore Chloe Clement is new to Staley this year, but she’s already number one on the girls’ varsity tennis team. Clement has been playing tennis since she was five years old. “Neither of my parents played and no one in my family played, so I just picked up a racket,” said...

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