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Smoke Signals

  • Cardinals Fall to Madison Central in Final Home Game

    Cardinals Fall to Madison Central in Final Home Game

    Nick Hounshell, Sports Editor

    October 20, 2017

    After two consecutive losses to district foes, the Cardinals looked to bounce back and take down the Madison Central Indians for their first district win. The Offense for the Cards never found its rhythm, and the stout Indian defense held GRC scoreless through the first half. A turnover on the first play of the game led to an early Madison Central touchdown. The defense had their hands full against a powerful Indian offense. Madison Central...

  • Girls’ Soccer advances to Regional Championship

    Girls’ Soccer advances to Regional Championship

    Spencer McCord, Multimedia Staff

    October 20, 2017

    The 39th district champions are looking to move forward and add another trophy to their collection. The Lady Cards played their Regional Semifinal last night against Bishop Brossart winning 5-0. Led behind the scoring of Freshman Allie Bush and Sophomore Delaney Manning, the Lady Cards found their way into the 10th Regional Championship Game. “Great convincing win over a Northern Kentucky school,” says Coach Matthew Abner. “It’s a great fee...

  • GRC Taken Down by Tates Creek

    GRC Taken Down by Tates Creek

    Nick Hounshell, Sports Editor

    October 13, 2017

    Following a tough loss to Lafayette, the 4-3 Cardinals looked to bounce back and pull off their first district win. Tates Creek came to Winchester, ready to do battle. The Commodores came out of the gates hot, scoring on their first two possessions, leading 14-0 halfway through the first quarter. However, the Cardinal offense came right back, scoring a touchdown of their own, off of Pearce Nisbet's pass. The defense improved from there on...

  • Cardinals Fall to Lafayette in First District Game

    Cardinals Fall to Lafayette in First District Game

    Nick Hounshell, Sports Editor

    October 6, 2017

    Two huge wins over Grant County and Boone County gave the Cardinals a sense of confidence, and many felt an upset over Lafayette was in the cards. However, the team never quite gained enough momentum to show their true potential. The offense were never able to get things going. Multiple three and outs put a lot of pressure on the defense. Lafayette carried a 17-0 lead into the second quarter. The second quarter showed signs of improvement....

  • Softball Team Names New Coach

    Softball Team Names New Coach

    Savannah Anderson, Sports Editor

    October 6, 2017

    Following the naming of former GRC softball coach Matt Puckett as the new head GRC baseball coach in early September of this year, the softball team became in need of a new head coach. After a month of interviewing possible candidates and searching for the right fit, a new softball coach has finally been named. On Thursday, it was announced that former Madison Central head softball coach Daniel Rogers will fill the position. Rogers coached at...

    Coach Rogers posing with his kids.

News

Bid Opening Set for Athletic Facilities

Bid Opening Set for Athletic Facilities

Kathryn Gallenstein, Editor-in-Chief

October 4, 2017No Comments

Entering the 2017-2018 school year, students and parents had to acclimate to a new traffic pattern that used to be the familiar, flowing parent loop. The puzzling new traffic patterns were intentionally placed in preparation...

Gifted Program Sparks Creativity Within GRC

Gifted Program Sparks Creativity Within GRC

Olivia Montgomery, Features Editor

October 4, 2017No Comments

Look out students! Studying and homework won’t be the only thing going on in eighth period this year. For the 64 students that are part of the Gifted Program, the eighth period on Tuesdays and Thursdays will be filled with...

Dual Credit Classes Continue to Grow

Dual Credit Classes Continue to Grow

Rebecca Eaves, Managing Editor

October 4, 2017No Comments

It’s your first day of classes. You’re all moved in, you’ve bought your books, and you’re ready to face the next few years. However, you have an advantage. You are starting college as a sophomore. Thanks to...

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Opinions

Wooden vs. Mechanical Pencils

Wooden vs. Mechanical Pencils

Katlyn Hall and Thomas Cantrell

October 4, 2017No Comments

        Katlyn Hall Multimedia Staff   “Hey man, you got any lead?” “Yo, can I borrow your eraser? Mine’s gone.” Don’t you just love hearing this? It’s music...

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Sports

Cardinals Fall to Madison Central in Final Home Game

Cardinals Fall to Madison Central in Final Home Game

Nick Hounshell, Sports Editor

October 20, 2017No Comments

After two consecutive losses to district foes, the Cardinals looked to bounce back and take down the Madison Central Indians for their first district win. The Offense for the Cards never found its rhythm,...

GRC Taken Down by Tates Creek

GRC Taken Down by Tates Creek

October 13, 2017

GRC Sports: Week of 10/9

GRC Sports: Week of 10/9

October 9, 2017

Cardinals Fall to Lafayette in First District Game

Cardinals Fall to Lafayette in First District Game

October 6, 2017

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The student news site of George Rogers Clark High School
The student news site of George Rogers Clark High School