The Pony Express

Boys alpine captains and coaches show strong start to season

Senior Karl Gaertner finishes 7th in the section seven race. He will be racing as an individual and with the team at Giants Ridge at the state meet.

Marlee McGuire, Social Media Editor

February 13, 2019

Undergates, delays, hairpins and flushes. Hot iron waxing, and a structured base grind. This is the jargon used by the Stillwater boys alpine ski team, one of the best in the state this year. The Stillwater alpine ski team has a history of winning through the years, with numerous conference and secti...

Alpine Ski wins fifth consecutive title

This is before an important meet for the alpine ski team, Joe Weber explained struggles of the year,

Austin Dowdall, Distribution Reporter

April 7, 2016

The Alpine ski team just won their 5th consecutive conference championship. This after they hired a new head coach, and having a successful year. This year, the team had to overcome some hardships, but also had a few memorial moments in this season. First year head coach Kevin Neubauer had pressur...

Neubauer becomes new alpine head coach

Senior and captain Claire Weber carves down the slopes. She sets the example for the team by performing after hours of hard work in practice.

Hannah Anderson, Social Media Managing Editor

January 13, 2016

Last year's assistant alpine ski coach Kevin Neubauer has taken over Mary Parcheta's longtime position as head coach after 24 years. She has been involved in the program for the past 25 years and announced her retirement as head coach last spring, but has decided to continue her involvement in the ...

New expectations for Alpine team

The Alpine team takes practices very seriously. Right now practices are indoors while they prepare for the upcoming season.

Lucas Braun, Social Media Editor

December 5, 2015

The alpine team is looking to improve off of last year's accomplishments, including the title of conference champions for boys and girls as well as having four individuals go to state. They have an advantage over last year, this is the first year the team is allowed to hold captain's practices. ...

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