PHS Journalism

Friday Night Lights shine again as tribute to seniors

Darin Gagnebin, vice principal, lights the football field as a tribute to the graduating class of 2020. Because of the pandemic, the class missed finishing in the high school hallways.

Kylee Slyter, Reporter

May 7, 2020

Darin Gagnebin, vice principal, set all the numbers on the scoreboard to represent 2020 for the class of 2020. Gagnebin, Jeff Hines, principal, and Matt Meek, superintendent, decided midway through the week they wanted to do it on Friday, March 24. Many schools posted similar events on social media...

Senior Spotlight: Grant Penn

Senior Spotlight: Grant Penn

Vanessa Berrey, Reporter

April 27, 2020

Grant Penn, senior, plans to continue racing with Toyota Racing Development after graduation. Penn has raced since he was a little kid. “I fell in love with racing at a young age, and have been hooked ever since,” said Penn. Penn is passing the time during the stay]\- at-home order by watching...

Working out intensifies this spring for Gibson, Linder, McRoberts

Working out intensifies this spring for Gibson, Linder, McRoberts

Kylee Slyter, Reporter

April 22, 2020

Katelyn Gibson, senior, has been working out since the beginning of the extended break by doing different types of workouts she creates, or ones that she gets from her MidAmerica Nazarene University cheer coach. She focuses on toning her arms, abs and legs by working out from 12 minutes to an hour while...

Spring sports practices

Spring sports practices

April 17, 2020

Athletes had completed a few weeks of practice to prepare for their first competitions the last week of March before schools and all KSHSAA activities were canceled March 17. PHotographers had not taken golf, softball or boys' tennis pictures yet. Photos by Macayla Enman, Rileigh Dale, and Abby Heger

Winter sports gallery

Winter sports highlights

April 9, 2020

That Was Super

That Was Super
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Emma Johnson, Public Relations Manager

March 2, 2020

The Hard Rock Stadium in Miami was painted red on Feb. 2. Quinton Weidenbach, senior, watched from the 50-yard line as the Chiefs defeated the 49ers in Super Bowl LIV, with a final score of 31-20. Weidenbach, who travelled to the game with his family, said the crowd felt energetic and crazy. The...

Cheer Over The Summer

Cheer Over The Summer

Emma Behrendt and Grace Thomas

September 20, 2018

During the summer, the cheerleaders went to camp from June 12 to 15. The girls learned new cheers, routines, dances and stunts at camp, said coach Regina Hollinger. The awards include: - Amanda Meeks, senior, - Best Smile - Alea Russell, sophomore, - Leadership Pin - Kalyn Bell, senior, Grace Burton,...

Spring Sports- Track

Spring Sports- Track

Macayla Enman

May 20, 2017

Freshman Ashton Bishop said she runs long distance in track because it makes her feel good. Many aspects motivate Bishop to run. Bishops older brother and her late cross country coach, Larry Criddle, helped motivate her to run long distance. “When I run I think about my time that I need to get...

Hole in One

May 20, 2017

Senior Isa Loya has been around golf most of her life. Loya said that she started playing golf because of her dad, who used to take her along on golfing trips or to the driving range. Some of her best memories while golfing have been with her dad. “My favorite golf memory has been playing in a...

Tennis

Tennis

Lainey Dent

May 8, 2017

Miranda Carrete is the only freshman on the tennis team. Carrete said she loves being the only freshman and the environment of tennis. “I love being able to represent my grade for this sport that I have come to love,” Carrete said. Carrete has only played tennis recreationally. She said she...

Faith on the Field

Moorea Long

May 8, 2017

Monday nights at the stadium are special to juniors Colton Gleghorn, Winston Davis and Jake Miller. They said they created the student-lead organization, Faith on the Field, after God connected with them. Gleghorn said a video he watched with his mom he called “Faith on the Field.” sparked Gleghorn...

Swing Away

Freshman Caden Bressler steps up to the mound for the first time on varsity.

Cali Seck

May 2, 2017

Caden Bressler, freshman, said he is especially excited to be playing varsity baseball as a freshman, along with other freshman Evan Peuser, Michael Daggett, and Javen Church. “The best part about baseball is when someone does something good and your team gets loud and goes crazy for the play or...

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