SENIOR WINTER CRUSADER ATHLETE TRIBUTES

Journalism would like to recognize and congratulate the senior athletes in the winter sports of Basketball, Bowling, Swimming/Diving, Wrestling, Cheerleading and Dance Team. BASKETBALL Courtney J. Long Courtney has played basketball at Marian all four years and volleyball for three years. As a senior, she was the volleyball team manager and the soccer team manager… Read More SENIOR WINTER CRUSADER ATHLETE TRIBUTES

From Evens to Odds, Passing Down the Tradition of Dance

By J1 Reporter Elissa Eisele  Dance has been one of the longest standing traditions of athletic activity at Marian, before sports were at Marian they did not have many options for girls and dance teams provided an outlet for them to lead a healthy athletic life. Obviously the activity has evolved a lot since that… Read More From Evens to Odds, Passing Down the Tradition of Dance

Dance team performs at state, places fifth in pom

GaeaKaan On Feb. 18 the competition dance team competed for a state title in Grand Island, Neb. The team placed fifth in the Class A pom category scoring a total of 83.0 with zero deductions.  Dance team captain senior Lexi Ketcham reflected on the year positively, saying, “The year was challenging with COVID restrictions, but… Read More Dance team performs at state, places fifth in pom

Dance team keeps school spirits high despite COVID-19 effects

LexiKetcham Dance, unlike many other sports, requires team synchronization, especially in high school dance teams where dancers are trained to look unified. Without every dancer physically in their formation, the whole picture of the routine can look unclear.  This goal met with the obstacles of Zoom and social distancing has made it difficult for the… Read More Dance team keeps school spirits high despite COVID-19 effects

Team made for dancing, that’s just what they’ll do

DiannaSledge Whether it’s early morning practice, or a late night game, Marian’s dance teams are always ready to perform. The varsity team is instructed by head coach Kelli Butler and assistant coach Chelsea Vorland, and the JV team is coached by coach Sienna Scott. Varsity and JV dance teams practice together on Mondays after school… Read More Team made for dancing, that’s just what they’ll do