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Boys breaking barriers

Boys breaking barriers

Keeley Higley, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017

All people face a stereotype. Athletes are no exception. Some athletes face stereotypes regarding intelligence. Other athletes struggle with their race defining what sport they play. Still for others, the stereotype of an athlete is gender-based. Justin Hayden and Dustin Gray are two senior liftm...

LPHS Bowlers hit the lanes

LPHS Bowlers hit the lanes

Jaden Millard, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

The bowling season is in full swing now, and both teams have high hopes for the upcoming season due to lots of talent on the lanes. Bowling has been a club for  many years. It starts at the beginning of the school year, and lasts until the end of December. The club had excited bowlers flocking to th...

Should high school bowling be considered a sport?

Should high school bowling be considered a sport?

Alyssa Foster, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

A typical high school bowler could spend nearly 17 hours a week competing to represent their school and earn scholarship money, which is on par with the time many other high school athletes spend on their respective sports; however, high school bowling in Indiana is not classified as a sport.   ...

Racing to the holeshot for a new beginning

Racing to the holeshot for a new beginning

Sadie Padgett, Staff Writer

November 2, 2017

Most teens revolve their lives around high school extra curricular activities and academics; however, there is a surprisingly large number of local students who have found their passions lie outside of the school doors. They find their purpose riding on the track, flying through the air, risking their ...

Girls cross country finishes 19th at State

Girls cross country finishes 19th at State

Corrine Kelley, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017

The LaPorte High School girls’ cross country team finished off the season at State Finals in Terre Haute on Saturday. This was marked the fifth straight year that LPHS was represented at State. They finished the season in 19th place and scored 438 points. It was a sweet way to end a strong season...

Girls Cross Country heads to State

Girls Cross Country heads to State

Kirsta Greer, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017

The girls’ cross country team is going to State again this year, marking the fifth year in a row. Not all sports get the chance to go to State especially for five years in a row. Even though most of the girls have been before, each trip down to Terre Haute is just as exciting.. “I love it! ...

LaPorte student section

LaPorte student section

Alyssa Foster, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017

 As the season approaches it’s end, the LPHS football student section continues showing their support.     Football games can get intense at LaPorte High School, but, win or lose, the student section is sure to be cheering until the end of the game.     “The student section hypes up...

The Slicer’s successful season

The Slicer’s successful season

Jaden Millard, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017

The LPHS Slicers started August with hopes of a memorable season, but with two early losses, the team has had to refocus and is now back on track. The Slicers had their first game against New Prairie and won with a score of 41-12, but their next two games brought unexpected losses first to Hobart, an...

Part-time jobs vs sports

Part-time jobs vs sports

Autumn Prast, Editor-In-Chief

September 29, 2017

La Porte High School offers a substantial amount of activities that students can get involved in such as academic competitions, clubs, community service, publications, and sports. It is encouraged to get involved whether it be to liven up college applications or to gain social skills, but for some stu...

LaPorte girl’s soccer prepares for Sectionals

LaPorte girl’s soccer prepares for Sectionals

Alyssa Foster, Staff Writer

September 22, 2017

As the LaPorte High School girls’ soccer team prepares to conclude their 2017 season, they continue to put in work in hopes of finishing better than previous seasons.     The LPHS girls’ soccer team has been working hard and getting ready to represent LaPorte at Sectionals. Though there are...

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