Club Sports v. High School Sports

Club Sports v. High School Sports

Gaby Heredia, Content Editor

October 24, 2019

Many factors come into play when students choose between high schools. A factor students are very familiar with is sports. There are several sports teams in high school, but there are also some well-known sports clubs or travel leagues. Student athletes mainly do one or the other, but several do both....

Girls Cross Country Advances to Semi-State

Sophomores Olivia Shoaf, Sammie Gilbert, Laurel Knight and Mallory Rupp get together for a photo after the varsity race.

Gabi Schuetz, Content Editor

October 23, 2019

The girls cross country team competed at Regionals on Saturday with an average 5k time of 21:21 and a final score of 125. Placing fifth out of nine teams, the girls advanced onto Semi-State, which takes place this Saturday on the 26th.

East Takes Home the Win at Homecoming

Senior Zander Gentry runs with the ball after it is punted.

Ethan Glaid, Web Editor

October 1, 2019

It was another historic Friday Night Lights. East coach Bob Gaddis was recognized for his 200th win as the Olympian's head coach, homecoming courts were announced, and the Olympians manhandled their opponents, Flyod Central, in a 41-14 victory.

Seniors Take Win at Annual Powderpuff Game

Sophomore Koryn Greiwe runs down field with the ball.

Hannah Harris, Editor-in-Chief

September 29, 2019

The annual Powderpuff game of flag football took place on Wednesday. The seniors were the ultimate champions, winning against the sophomores in the first round and the freshmen in the second round.

JV Girls Soccer Sweeps New Albany

Freshman Cami Warren dribbles around defender.

September 23, 2019

The girls junior varsity soccer team shut out the New Albany soccer team on Saturday. The score was 3-0.

Boys Tennis Defeated by Greensburg

Freshman Gowthamm Mandala, junior Davi Carvalho, junior Ben stenner, senior Caleb Wettschuarack and junior Bridger Wagner are showing their excitement for the match.

Gaby Heredia, Content Editor

September 20, 2019

The boys tennis team played against Greensburg Wednesday night and was overcome with a 1-4 loss.

East Olympians Take Down Bedford-North Stars

Sophomore Chris Quisenberry walks up the field.

Ethan Glaid, Web Editor

September 12, 2019

The East Olympians shut out the Bedford Stars in a 4-0 victory as they continue their trek towards the State Championship. Goalkeeper Zach Roberts also tied the East record for most shutouts in a high school career.

Icemen Make a Great Start to the Season

Andrew Clark stands ready to get the puck.

Savannah Wells, Social Media Editor

September 12, 2019

The Icemen win their first home game against the South Stars, 6-3. Evan Federle had the first goal of the game, with Ty Boone following after. Will Tearman tied the game 3-3 and then scored another to put the Icemen in the lead. Brayson Bennett then locked out the game with two more goals. ...

The Beginning of the Race

The Olympians huddle around each other and get prepped for the race.

Kadey Romero and Joss Laiz Diaz

September 11, 2019

A new season begins with new goals and opportunities for the girls cross country team. The team starts the season with new goals, including a major one: building up the family. “Our goals are to have everyone coming to practice, working together, and breaking personal records,” sophomore Kaylin D...

Boys Varsity Cross Country Team Loses Invitational

The Olympians huddle up before the race.

Ethan Glaid, Managing Editor

September 9, 2019

The boys cross country team faced an invitational Saturday, Sept. 7, however the O's fell once again placing 15th as a team.

Boys Varsity Football Falls to Pickerington

The Olympians run onto the field to kickoff the game.

Ethan Glaid, Managing Editor

September 9, 2019

The East Olympians faced a tough matchup last Friday, Sept. 6, against Pickerington High School. Sadly, the Os lost this one 20-14.

Kickin’ Off the Season

Junior Alana Dwenger throws the ball in.

Margo Brunner, Design Editor

September 6, 2019

If you are at a soccer game this season, chances are you will see a Dwenger. These sisters are slowly taking over the game and we are just here to watch.  Junior Alana Dwenger was last year’s East Girls Player of the Year and is on track to beat her older sister, Emma Dwenger, holder of the curr...