Seniors continue with sports in college

BY MAYA SCHNEIDER — As the year draws to an end and the seniors finalize their college decisions, a small portion of them are considering taking their athletic talents with them to the universities where they will study. According to … Continue reading Seniors continue with sports in college

Boys soccer breaks three year losing streak

After losing to the Pewaukee boys soccer team three years in a row, the boys varsity soccer team defeated the Pirates 5-2 at home on senior night, October 14. The preparation for this game began last June, with informal practices hosted each Wednesday night by Austin Poole, Jake Rock and Squeaky Washington, seniors and team captains. Three weeks before the official start of the season, the seniors met with Kyle Konkel, new head coach, to discuss the team’s goals for this year. “Being that I’m new, [my main goal] was getting to know the players … and figuring out how I … Continue reading Boys soccer breaks three year losing streak

Boys soccer team competes in tournament

The boys soccer team played in the Eastside Cup, their first preseason tournament, on August 23. Shorewood lost 2-0 in the finals to Menomonee Falls. “We lost, but it was a good game. For the most part, it was pretty close, but the other team was ultimately superior,” said Owen Moran, senior captain and center back defender. “They did their best,” said Arman Khan, sophomore, who plays for the junior varsity team and watched the entire finale unfold. “It was disappointing to lose … but I think that we played well. When we see them again mid season, I hope … Continue reading Boys soccer team competes in tournament

Coaches work to foster solid technique and team bonding in girls soccer

BY ELENA CRUZ — Girls soccer kicked off on March 24, getting the players mentally and physically prepared for the upcoming season. The athletes anticipate a successful season. “So far it looks like we’re going to have a good season, but you can never really tell until you see the other teams,” said Meghan Curtis, sophomore. In order to make the season an impressive one as the girls would want, which would be to win as many games as possible and foster team bonding, the coaches are working as hard as they can to improve their players’ skills. “The coaches are dedicated and are really trying … Continue reading Coaches work to foster solid technique and team bonding in girls soccer