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Loy Norrix vs. Kalamazoo Central basketball game location being changed

Senior Quincy Ellis shoots a three point shot. Ellis did not make the shot.

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

Sophomore Tanner Klute enjoys rock climbing in his free time, citing the challenge and workout as one of the main reasons for why he enjoys the sport.

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

From left to right, junior Keegan Hughes, seniors Ella Schnell and Jozef Meyers, sophomores Lillian Daniels and Gavin Rozanc, and junior Kinsey Skjold pose for a photo after receiving their awards at the cross country awards ceremony. Hughes and Skjold received the sportsmanship award, Meyers and Schnell won the MVP award, and Daniels and Rozanc won the most improved award. Photo Credit / Colin Carnell

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

Sophomore Hailey Yoder racing in a freestyle event during a meet this season.

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...

Loy Norrix Takes The Win In The Don Lukens Invitational

The team comes together to take a picture after hearing that they won the meet. They all hold up a finger to represent that they came in first place.

Jaelyn Anderson

May 25, 2019

Don Lukens has been at Loy Norrix for over 30 years and is the biggest invitational that Loy Norrix hosts. Track teams from all over the state come to compete against each other  in this all day meet. Don Lukens starts at 10 in the morning and goes on into the late evening. Everyone looks forward...

Sierra Knight: Switching From Softball to Soccer

Justin Timmerman

May 7, 2019

Tryouts for the 2019 Loy Norrix Women’s Varsity Soccer team were held on March 11th and 12th. These were on the same day as the Women’s Varsity Softball tryouts. Senior Sierra Knight who has been playing softball during her entire high school career decided this time to try out for the varsi...

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