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Cross country runners accomplish a half marathon

Rebekah Burgweger, opinion editor

March 5, 2013

On Jan. 18, seniors Shelby Stephens and Sarah Churchwell, and sophomore Meredith Wolfe and graduate Jordan Kline participated in a half-marathon race, stretching from Topeka to Auburn. Kline brought the idea to the girls in...

Conditioning helps prep for upcoming sports

Rebekah Burgweger, opinion editor

December 18, 2012

This winter, De Soto High School has a two conditioning group who have decided to battle the winter weather in hopes that they can stay fit for the spring. One of the groups consists of cross-country runners who run during t...

Fall sports finish seasons with awards and recognitions

Makenzie Hill, arts editor

November 19, 2012

  Football: -The varsity football team finished the season with an overall record of 4-6. -Qualified for the 4A state playoffs for the 5th consecutive season. -Finished the Frontier League in 6th place with a 2-4 record. ...

Wildcats plan on continuing sports after high school

Maddie Torline, sports editor

November 5, 2012

The fall sports offered at De Soto High School are football, cross country, volleyball, girls’ tennis, boys’ soccer and girls’ golf. Practices for these sports are, on average, around two hours long everyday. With all o...

Cross Country teams finish the regular season strong

Jordan Wolf, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2012

The De Soto High School cross country teams have consistently been getting good times at meets throughout the season. They hope to continue their success at Regionals and State. The boys team got first place at League on Thursda...

Boys’ cross country ranked second in state

Sophia Templin, Editor-in-Chief

September 26, 2012

Recently, the De Soto High School boys’ cross country team was ranked second in the state of Kansas for Class 4A based on a recent poll by the Kansas Coaches Association. At the Bonner Springs meet on Sept. 15, the boys’ v...

Cross Country Success

Ryanne Mercer, Ads Manager

September 14, 2012

The De Soto cross country team traveled to the Wamego Country Club, hosted by Wamego High School for their meet on Sept. 9. This is where State meet will be held later in the year. The Wildcats had medalists on varsity and JV ...

Runners continue training in the off-season

Tyler Bell, News Editor, Photography Editor

February 23, 2012

The cross country and track season starts early at De Soto High School. Team members start training during the winter season to condition for next fall. Unlike other teams, conditioning for the cross country team goes withou...

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