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Junior athlete raises money for pole vault pole

Kelsea Burns, Co Editor-in-Chief

April 21, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track & Field

All sports at De Soto High School are given a specific amount of funding for equipment and necessities. The sports teams are given a deadline by which they need to have spent the money. Unfortunately, this deadline may come too...

District considers renovating DHS track

Annie Schmucker, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2014

Filed under News, Sports, Track & Field

Recently, rumors have been circulating around the school about the possibility of getting a new eight-lane track surface and turf for the football field. Principal Mark Meyer said that the plans for this project are “in the...

Despite weather track team wraps up successful regular season, looks to postseason

Michael Buffkin, Staff Reporter

May 23, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track & Field

The De Soto High School track and field team recently wrapped up its regular season. Compared to other schools, this season’s track team was small.  The team had 70 participants on this year’s team with 25-30 athletes...

Track and field to compete in Wichita

Jacob Jennings, staff reporter

April 11, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track & Field

The DHS track and field team is once again competing in the K.T. Woodman Classic this week in Wichita on April 11 and 12. The event is held at Cessna Stadium and is hosted by the Wichita State University Athletic Department. In...

After many indoor practices, track finally starts its new season outdoors by shoveling

Ryanne Mercer, Ads Manager

March 27, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track & Field

Following the success of last season, the De Soto High School track and field  team has begun another season. With the cold, snowy weather, the first few practices had to be held indoors. “The first week was rough, we had...

Cross country runners accomplish a half marathon

Rebekah Burgweger, opinion editor

March 5, 2013

Filed under Cross Country, Sports, Track & Field

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...

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