Knight Life

Boys & Girls Club teens face off in a competitive basketball showcase

Senior from Kalamazoo Central Jakeise Gardner puts on a show and puts shock in the eyes of the fans of the Adrian Boys & Girls Club. Teammate, Sophomore at Kalamazoo Central Jamare Sims, sets a screen to open up Gardner for a wide open mid-range jumper.

Damarion Johnson, Guest Writer

March 11, 2020

On Friday, January 24, 2020, the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kalamazoo’s Lake Street unit took a trip to a memorable basketball game against the Boys & Girls Club of Lenawee in Adrian, Michigan. There hasn’t been any time when Lake Street has gone up against another club outside of their c...

Kalamazoo Central beats Loy Norrix once again this season

Kalamazoo Central beats Loy Norrix once again this season

Yasmin Mosqueda, Assistant Photo Editor

March 9, 2020

On February 22, 2020, crosstown rivals Loy Norrix and Kalamazoo Central played each other for the second time this season. This is a game many people, including the basketball teams, look forward to, and are the most important ones of the season. The first rival game was at Kalamazoo Central earlier...

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...

Sophomore Scores First Varsity Touchdown Against Rival KC

Sophomore Scores First Varsity Touchdown Against Rival KC

May 1, 2019

By Drew Dougherty BEEP! BEEP! BEEP! “TREYTON GET YO LAZY BONES UP!” yells Treyton Allens’ mom, Kim Allens. Treyton slowly crawls out of bed and looks for some “junkier” clothes to put on for a long day of hard work and sweating. Last summer, Treyton Allen had to get up at 7 a.m. every weekday...

Gamers, Assemble!: Loy Norrix eSports Club’s First Year is Underway

Gamers, Assemble!: Loy Norrix eSports Club’s First Year is Underway

Justin Timmerman

October 5, 2018

If you’re looking for a place where countless all-nighters playing video games with your friends while eating potato chips and drinking soda will come in handy, the Loy Norrix eSports club has a spot for you! The eSports club is where gamers can get together and play video games either compe...

There's No 'I' In Team For This Football Family

There's No 'I' In Team For This Football Family

Miranda Cole

October 3, 2018

Loy Norrix and Kalamazoo Central High School are nearly identical, but worlds apart. Each school is located in Kalamazoo county with approximately 16 hundred students. Peers from both of these institutions feel that their school is superior to the other. When the football teams go up against each o...

Loy Norrix vs. Kalamazoo Central Basketball Game: Crosstown Rivals Meet at The Western Michigan University’s Fieldhouse

Loy Norrix vs. Kalamazoo Central Basketball Game: Crosstown Rivals Meet at The Western Michigan University’s Fieldhouse

Jordan Cox

February 22, 2018

On December 9, 2017, Loy Norrix squared off against Kalamazoo Central in their first meeting of the 2017-2018 basketball season at Western Michigan University’s Fieldhouse. This is always an exciting game that both teams have highlighted on their calendars. Besides the district tournament at the end of...

Kalamazoo Public Schools Lengthen Foreign Language & Math Classes In Hopes of Boosting Student Achievement

Kalamazoo Public Schools Lengthen Foreign Language & Math Classes In Hopes of Boosting Student Achievement

Nora Hilgart-Griff

May 19, 2017

On December 16, 2016, Assistant Superintendent of Teaching and Learning Services Cindy Green presented several recommendations to the School Board for changes in the current Kalamazoo Public Schools (KPS) curriculum. The most dramatic change that would affect KPS high schoolers is the transition of...

Winterfest Spirit Week 2017

Seniors Brittany Day, Julia Townley, Hana Lee and Claudia Ely show ultimate school spirit at the pep assembly on Friday. Blue and white day is a classic end to every spirit week at Loy Norrix High School. Photo Credit / Michaela Whalen

Michaela Whalen

March 1, 2017

Jerseys, famous characters, pajamas and spirit were all wrapped up into one week, January 16th-20th, for Loy Norrix High School students and faculty. Winterfest is a time for all members of the school to show pride and dress up in themes to build excitement towards the basketball game at the end of ...

Kalamazoo United Hockey Looks to Secure First League Championship

Kalamazoo United hockey team celebrates after Captain Jacob Remelius scores a game winning goal with 0.3 seconds left in overtime.  This win extended their win streak to twelve games. Photo Credit / Bailey Handley

Bailey Handley

January 25, 2017

The Kalamazoo United (KU) hockey team is off to a 14-1-1 start this season. They currently sit in second place in the Southwest Michigan High School Hockey League (SWMHSHL). KU is off to their best start in team history and they have proven to all the doubters that they are one of the teams to beat ...

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