Traveling with golf team helps players compete at state

By ElsaJurrens & MalloryConnealy Not every Marian sports team gets the opportunity to travel two hours to compete. However, the golf team travels to Norfolk Country Club for State almost every year. Junior Madison Terranova joined this tradition for the first time this year as a varsity team member. As her first year exclusively being… Read More Traveling with golf team helps players compete at state

State serves as a learning experience for cross country athletes

By EllaPlank Every athlete dreams of going to state from the moment the season begins. This dream became a reality for cross country runners sophomore Lucy Ambrose and junior McKenna Stover.  On Oct. 13, the Cross Country team ran in districts in Norfolk. Ambrose and Stover both qualified for state placing 11th and 12th out… Read More State serves as a learning experience for cross country athletes

All Girls trap team defy gender norms in male dominated sport

By J1 reporter Nina McMullenPull!  Soon, a bright orange clay pigeon flies from the trap house as the shooter closely follows it before releasing the trigger. The cold is bitter but the warmth of the small explosion inside the gun warms her cheek as it rests between her shoulder and face. Chunks of the small… Read More All Girls trap team defy gender norms in male dominated sport

The Athleticism of Cheer is Apparent at Marian

By J1 Reporter Elle Stiles The roar of a crowd. The rattling of bleachers. The bright, flashing scoreboard. This is the high school sport experience.     And Marian is no exception.     Friday night football games, intense basketball battles, and fierce volleyball matches are a core part of Marian culture.     And Marian cheer does… Read More The Athleticism of Cheer is Apparent at Marian