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Loy Norrix Varsity Men’s Basketball team loses to St. Joseph after a tough game

Loy Norrix Varsity Men’s Basketball team loses to St. Joseph after a tough game

Colin Carnell, Copy Editor

January 14, 2020

After a tough battle between the Loy Norrix High School and St. Joseph Varsity Men’s Basketball teams, St. Joseph pulled ahead in overtime to win 57-49. The first quarter was rough for Loy Norrix, but the team recovered and managed to push St. Joseph back. Senior Kamaria Tilley attended the game. “...

Loy Norrix vs. Kalamazoo Central basketball game location being changed

Loy Norrix vs. Kalamazoo Central basketball game location being changed

Yasmin Mosqueda, Assistant Photo Editor

January 10, 2020

With the basketball season approaching, the game almost everyone looks forward to is the rivalry game: Loy Norrix vs. Kalamazoo Central.  Many might not know, but this year the location of the game will be different than past years. For many years the Kalamazoo rival schools Loy Norrix and Kalam...

How a student reaches great heights while rock climbing

How a student reaches great heights while rock climbing

Jack Warmelink, Staff Writer

January 9, 2020

“It’s a fun way to work out,” said sophomore Tanner Klute about rock climbing. Rock climbing is something Klute has been doing since the start of the year.  “[It can be] super scary in the beginning but it gets better the more you do it,” Klute said.  Klute goes to Climb Kalamazoo ...

Loy Norrix cross country closes the season on a positive note

Loy Norrix cross country closes the season on a positive note

Colin Carnell, Copy Editor

November 12, 2019

Since summer practices started on June 17, the cross country season drew to a close on November 2 for Loy Norrix High School (LNHS). Thursday, November 7, the team had an end of season banquet and award ceremony in the LNHS cafeteria. "I would like to be better than this season, I want to keep impr...

California Athletes can now get paid

California Athletes can now get paid

Lucas Figueroa, Knight Speak Team

November 7, 2019

California Governor, Gavin Newsom has recently passed a bill so starting in 2023 college athletes can get paid from YouTube, sales of their own jerseys, they can hire a manager, and make money across social media platforms. The NCAA has fought long and hard to keep the system consistent in the way...

Varsity swimmers dedicate numerous hours to their sport

Varsity swimmers dedicate numerous hours to their sport

Claire Goodwin-Kelly, Sports Editor

November 4, 2019

Loy Norrix junior Ellie Lepley wakes up at five in the morning most days, scrambling to eat, get organized and stay awake all at the same time. When she leaves to pick up sophomore Annika Schnell, the street lights are still on, illuminating the dark, quiet roads.  This is a typical morning for the girls on t...

Rocked: Alex Honnold’s free solo ascent of El Capitan is the greatest athletic achievement of all time

Rocked: Alex Honnold’s free solo ascent of El Capitan is the greatest athletic achievement of all time

Nate Goodwin-Kelly, Opinion Editor

October 21, 2019

“Imagine you’re in the olympics, and you have to win a gold medal or you die.”  World renowned climber Tommy Caldwell on Alex Honnold’s ascent of El Capitan. Athletic achievement continues to be glorified and idolized in society. From the ancient Greeks to Lebron James and Tom Brady, the...

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