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Kalamazoo United Lacrosse Team: Athletes Across Kalamazoo Join Forces

Kalamazoo United Lacrosse Team: Athletes Across Kalamazoo Join Forces

Devon Gross, Editor-in-Chief

June 1, 2018

  It’s a cool misty day in early April. After a long, tiring day of school, girls both from Loy Norrix and Kalamazoo Central high schools march onto the lacrosse field to prepare for their upcoming game. The Kalamazoo United Lacrosse program brings together high school students from the Kalamazoo ar...

The Lady Knights Make Waves with Historic Wins

Swimmers prepare to start the 50 freestyle. The start of this race is very important because the finish often comes down to hundredths of a second. Photo Credit / Zach Skinner

Zach Skinner

November 1, 2017

The Lady Knights swim and dive team has had many great accomplishments this year, including a record of 7-3 and several great invitationals. One of their biggest is their victory over Battle Creek Lakeview, beating them with a score of 110-76 and putting a mark in the history books. This is the Lady...

Loy Norrix Soccer Team Ready to Rock the Field

Maggie Grabemeyer, junior varsity goalie and field player, deflects a Mattawan player from getting the ball. This is Grabemeyer's first year playing as a Knight. Photo Credit / Deanna Puca

Sarita Nieminen

April 21, 2017

The spring has arrived, and for the Loy Norrix Women’s soccer team, it means putting their cleats on and running out to the soccer field. Soccer is a team sport where every individual matters. You’re expected to work hard and be in good condition. Practicing with your teammates makes the tough practices...

Hard Work Pays Off For Senior Swimmer

Hard Work Pays Off For Senior Swimmer

January 13, 2017

By Julia Perry Imagine getting out of the water and taking that big breath. Your mind is saying I did it, I made it through the race. The smell of chlorine fills the air, so familiar it’s as if it was your own perfume. Water is dripping off your body and you hear the sounds of a screaming crowd and yo...

Lady Knights Participate in the S.M.A.C. Championship

 Delany Eller (left) a junior on the Loy Norrix swim team practices her track start for her upcoming race in the S.M.A.C. championships. This is her last chance to work out the little things that might delay her start during her race.
Photo Credit / Morgan McCue

Morgan McCue

December 8, 2016

The Lady Knights swim season has ended with a splash. Their 2016 season started on August 10th and ended November 8th with a last chance meet, which allowed the swimmers a last chance to meet the goal times they wanted. The Lady Knights swam their way to the S.M.A.C. championship  or Southwest Mich...

Volleyball Players Balance Sports and School

Volleyball Players Balance Sports and School

Bill Bowser

November 7, 2016

Fall at Loy Norrix is the one of the best times for sports. Football games fill the stands with excited students and faculty. Men's soccer players run up and down the field tirelessly in the beating sun and the volleyball team continuously spike their way to victory. The volleyball team, both varsit...

The Lady Knights Volleyball Team is Back for More

The Lady Knights Volleyball Team is Back for More

Sidney Richardson

October 7, 2016

It’s volleyball season at Loy Norrix again and the Lady Knights are looking to build on the strong season they had last year. The 2015-2016 team finished with a winning record of 28-27-2. This year, the volleyball team is back with new faces. Led by seniors Lizzie Ko, Sophie Nielson, Morgan Hawkins...

Lady Knights Swim to Victory

Lady Knights Swim to Victory

caitiecoo

October 28, 2014

              Walking into the pool deck, you inhale the scent of chlorine. Looking up at the stands you can see family, friends, and peers. Here come the nerves. When your race finally starts, you dive in and hear only the faint screams of the crowd when your head emerges from the water for a breath. The image of the clock on the ...

Guest Article: A Match Against Undeclared Opposition: Loy Norrix Cheerleader Defeats Peer Pressure and Joins the Team to Make Friends

Photo by Corrin Davis
After a minute of scuffling to put away their papers, Jillian Kalhorn (left) and Jazmyn Jackson (right) pause in Ms. Pankop's class before heading out to do an out-of-class assignment on May 23rd. For Kalhorn and Jazmyn, the choice to work together on the project was a no-brainer, they didn't even have to discuss it, but were ready to get to work straight after receiving the assignment.

Ben Dunham

May 29, 2013

By Corrin Davis Sports are all about the adversary. Sweat flying off bodies, moving faster than Michael Jackson, the wild arms swinging out to snatch the ball from the other team. Crashing helmets, as boys growl through their mouth guards and shove shoulders for just a few more yards. But the unseen ad...

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