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Josh Francis spotlight

Josh Francis spotlight

Sydney Melior, Reporter

May 24, 2019


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Senior Joshua Francis (12) is a pro at serving on the tennis court, but he’s about to enter a new phase of serving: a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.   Last week he was in his home, surrounded by family and friends. The anticipation was building up, the exciteme...

Spotlight Brody Owens

Spotlight Brody Owens

McKay Peterson, reporter

May 24, 2019


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A humble and shy hulk of a young man, Brody Owens (12) and the rest of the Skyline Grizzlies are going to state for varsity baseball. “My dad played baseball when he was in high school and college,” Owens said when we asked why he plays and what motivates him.   Throughout the years, Owe...

Spencer Harding

Spencer Harding

Janis Orchard, Reporter

May 21, 2019


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  Loyal, motivated and punny are the words Spencer Harding (12) used to describe himself.   He is a long jumper for track, but found it a little difficult this year because he tore his LCL and ACL muscles and got bone bruise, and long jump is all knees. “It was when we were playing Madison...

Track sprinting for gold

Sydney Melior, Reporter

April 25, 2019


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On your mark, get set, go...finally! The late snow put a damper on the track season when the first meet was cancelled because the track was covered with snow. Guess that’s what happens during spring sports in Idaho when most of spring still has snow on the ground with probably some more to come. ...

Sydnie Clark:Goal achieved

Sydnie Clark:Goal achieved

McKay Peterson, reporter

March 26, 2019


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Lady Grizz Sydnie Clark (12) has been spotted by the Cardinals from the Northern College of Idaho to play as a defender, which is the position she has played throughout her high school career. She made the contract official by signing on the dotted line in front of former coaches, parents, teachers and...

Wrestlers qualify for state

Katy Alatorre, Reporter

February 27, 2019


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SHS Cheer

Olivia Felt, Reporter

February 27, 2019


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“B we are the Baddest, L we are the Loudest, U we are United, E Everybody wants to be… BLUE, BLUE, BLUE!!!” For most students at Skyline High, they get up around 7 in the morning and get home around 4 in the afternoon. But the Skyline cheerleaders are a different story; being blue takes up thei...

Cole commits to play for college

Cole commits to play for college

Katy Alatorre, Reporter

February 27, 2019


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Inspired by his older brother, Cole Owens signed up to join him earlier this month at the College of Idaho up in Caldwell. The offensive lineman has landed an impressive scholarship, and he expects that 80-90 percent of his education expenses will be covered. Owens’s older brother, Chase, has been ...

Summing up the season for boys basketball

Summing up the season for boys basketball

Sydney Melior, Reporter

February 7, 2019


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  We are neck and neck, there are 3 seconds left in the game. The opponent has the ball they shoot and score. A whistle is blown, the buzzer goes off, but a time out had been requested. The crowd is anxiously waiting for a call to be made to see if Skyline has another chance to score and either tie ...

Multiple Skyline wrestlers place at rivalry wrestling tournament

Multiple Skyline wrestlers place at rivalry wrestling tournament

Janis Orchard, Reporter

February 7, 2019


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Several Grizzlies hit the mats and pinned their opponents to earn high honors on Fri. and Sat. Jan. 18-19 at the Tiger/Grizz wrestling tournament, which took over both Skyline gymnasuims for the weekend.   In the main event, Keaton Cushman (12) placed fourth and Parker Reynolds (12) placed sixt...

SHS Wrestling: New coach, new season

SHS Wrestling: New coach, new season

December 18, 2018


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Brock Landon is the new head Skyline wrestling coach. Landon is a former Skyline student who decided to return to coach wrestling.   This is Landon’s first year coaching wrestling as the head coach. About the return to Skyline, Landon says, “It’s the best feeling in the world.” L...

Skyline coed varsity hockey hits the ice

Skyline coed varsity hockey hits the ice

Sydney Melior, Reporter

December 18, 2018


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The puck hits the ice, the adrenaline flowing through the player’s veins as they are getting ready for the rivalry game of the season to start. Our co-ed Skyline varsity hockey team went head to head against the Idaho Falls Tigers high school varsity team on Dec. 5, and despite their valiant efforts...

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