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Loy Norrix Student Shares Wrestling Journey

Loy Norrix Student Shares Wrestling Journey

June 11, 2018

  By Finn Brent Leonardo Galasso, a Loy Norrix Freshman has been wrestling since the 6th grade. “It made me have to grow as a person,” said Galasso. It has helped him learn about himself and has turned into more than a sport. For Leo wrestling is a lifestyle. Since 6th grade, Leo has come...

Loy Norrix Wrestlers and Cheerleaders Focus on the Wins No One Sees

Loy Norrix Wrestlers and Cheerleaders Focus on the Wins No One Sees

Mia May

March 28, 2018

The people that aren’t Loy Norrix athletes would know very little of what the team members go through every day during practice. They don’t know the struggles or the smiles a team has or the wins and losses the team has taken in and out of uniform. When people think of Loy Norrix sports teams, they...

Loy Norrix Wrestling takes Battle Creek Lakeview to the Mat

Junior Roy Britney is trying to escape the grip of his opponent from Battle Creek Lakeview. Britney has been in wrestling for almost 3 years and is now team captain. Photo Credit / Mia May

Mia May

February 2, 2018

The Loy Norrix crowd is small but supportive. There’s a small team on one side, warming up for a tough match. There’s a small buzz of excitement about the Loy Norrix wrestling team going around. The team has a record of 3 wins and 7 losses so far this season. The team only has 17 wrestlers, alm...

Recap Of The 2016/2017 Loy Norrix Winter Sports Season

Senior Takary Dreams stands at the free-throw line during the basketball game against Kalamazoo Central on Friday, January 20th. Dreams is a former Giant and faced old teammates during the latest matchup of the rival schools. Photo Credit / Michaela Whalen

Maxwell Link

March 29, 2017

Bowling Team “We had a great season. We had a lot of fun. We worked hard and I think we proved we worked hard at the end when we won the conference,” said junior Trevor Morgan, captain of the bowling team.   The bowling team was very successful this year. They won the conference for the first time the school’s histor...

Fighting Like a Girl Takes on a Whole New Meaning

Fighting Like a Girl Takes on a Whole New Meaning

Sidney Richardson

January 17, 2017

Loy Norrix senior Sheridan Britney, at first glance in the halls, is a seemingly normal teenage girl. But if you catch Britney after school, you’d find her in her element; out lifting her peers in the weight room and talking trash and destroying guys on the wrestling mat to back it up. Britney is...

Jalen Pace Wrestles His Way to State

Jalen Pace wrestling to be the conference champion. Photo credit / Marelyn Krueger


April 22, 2016

  After suffering a terrible loss in the blood-round, a round where the winner goes to state and the loser’s season is over, at regionals his junior year, Loy Norrix senior Jalen Pace set a higher standard for himself this year. Pace started doing a lot of off-season wrestling with his coach, Marcil...

Nick May Signs to Wrestle at Michigan State University

May signing the papers for a four year commitment to Michigan State.    May was the Michigan state runner-up last year in his weight class, last season. Photo Credit / Chris Hybels


November 20, 2015

Four year varsity wrestler Nick May signed to Michigan State University (MSU) this fall. May was the high school wrestling state runner-up for his weight class (189lbs) last year and is currently leading the Knights in a crusade to another successful season. "I feel that it was an accomplishment [signing...

Loy Norrix Student Athletes Commit to the Big Ten

Simeon Smith jumps for a ball against Gull Lake. Smith ended the season with over 600 yards receiving. Photo Credit / Lauren Johnson


November 10, 2015

When you look back into Loy Norrix athletic history, you think of the great names of T.J Duckett and “Little” John Flowers, two of the best athletes to attend Loy Norrix, who both went to Michigan State University and on to the National Football League. Imagine ten or twenty years from now will we hear the na...

Loy Norrix Rewards its Athletes at the Winter Sports Awards Ceremony

Coach Paul Mahar lists off the various awards for the Swimming & Diving team. Senior swimmers Lucas Erway and Peter Rossi were the only winter sports athletes to receive the honors of All Conference and All State Academic.


March 31, 2014

 This past Tuesday, March 25, the Winter Sports Awards Ceremony was held in the Loy Norrix Kasdorf Auditorium. Head swimming and diving coach Paul Mahar gave the opening and closing speech, due to the illness of  Athletic Director Andrew Laboe. Below is a list of the various awards athletes received o...

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