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Baseball starts season training in Kansas City

Baseball starts season training in Kansas City

Andrew Wilcek, Social Media Editor
April 4, 2017
Filed under Photo Slide Shows, Sports, Spring Sports

  The baseball team is starting off another season and is hoping to thrive off their ability to play as a team in past seasons. The goal for the team each year is to compete for a Conference and Section title. This means the team can not afford to have a down season. The team has a few key ...

Thomas Bruchu develops as year-round athlete

Thomas Bruchu develops as year-round athlete

Travis Jacobson, Social Media Reporter
March 28, 2017
Filed under Locker Room

Ever since he was young, senior Thomas Bruchu knew he wanted to play sports. Growing up with three older brothers that all played sports, influenced him greatly. Thomas now plays football, hockey and baseball. Bruchu’s competitiveness and need to win are what drive his sports life. It is what mak...

Ponies baseball swinging for the fences

Ponies baseball swinging for the fences

Zach Toohey, Copy Editor
May 11, 2016
Filed under Photo Slide Shows, Sports, Spring Sports

As the dust blows up from under the crashing of the bat, nothing is heard except the gazing of the ball flying high over the pitchers head. This is an average occurrence for the the varsity boys baseball team. The team is focused on nothing but playing their hearts out and laying all that they have on the field in order to take home the win. Going into this year, t...

Taking a trip for tryouts, baseball

Taking a trip for tryouts, baseball

Stephanie Nielsen, Photographer
March 24, 2015
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

This season's baseball tryouts will be held  further away from home than their usual location. Usually held at the Dome or in Florida, this year's baseball tryouts will be held at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska.  Baseball players wanting to join this year's baseball team are heading to Omah...

Baseball season on deck

Baseball season on deck

Ahnika Kroll
April 17, 2014
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Eyes focused on the pitcher, knuckles white from gripping the bat, clothes dirty from sliding into home plate last inning, junior Sam Kruse hits a single at one of the baseball practices at the high school. Kruse is just one member of the Ponies baseball team this year.  With their first game on April ...

Baseball team follows lead of Dudar

Baseball team follows lead of Dudar

Ahnika Kroll
April 9, 2014
Filed under Multimedia, Sports, Spring Sports

When the odds of one’s hobby becoming a profession are less than one percent, chances are they will choose to take their life’s work to a different direction. As a senior in high school with the world at his feet, Trevor Dudar is juggling the decision to pursue baseball into adulthood. Having alre...

Spring sports forced to stay inside

Megan Aller
April 7, 2014
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Spring sports are right around the corner, but unfortunately the weather has not be cooperating the best. With this winter breaking record snowfalls and freezing temperatures, this spring does not look to appealing when it comes to outdoor sports. Many of the spring sports start their try outs over s...

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