GISH hosts its first robotics competition, Feb. 4

By Jase Jones, Reporter
The robotics club at GISH has three competitive teams. These teams work on their robots after school during the week to prepare for competitions.
There are different objectives the robots, built by students, have to complete. First, the robots have to fit into parameters set by the competition. Only certain types of parts can be used and they can only be altered in specific ways.

Powerlifting team wins third at last meet, Jan. 28

By Jase Jones, Reporter
The GISH powerlifting team just got back from a meet at Creighton Prep. They were one of six teams competing. 
GISH Powerlifting members have been training since early first semester for their meets.This was their third and they will have the opportunity to go to state. For many of the athletes the competitions help keep them motivated in the gym.

Grand Island Senior High’s wrestling team

By Xzandra Hoard
Coaches are planning for the winter sports season to start soon. Grand Island Senior High’s Coach Jeff Evans, who coaches for the female wrestling team, is bringing a positive attitude as winter is right around the corner. 
Evans is coaching Grand Island Senior High’s first wrestling team that is an all-girls wrestling team. Evans coaches girls who are in the following grades: ninth, tenth, eleventh, and twelfth.

Seniors look back, share memories of GISH

Trevor Andrews, reporter             Approximately 550 seniors are counting down the days before they officially become alumni of Grand Island Senior High School.             The class of 2022 is the first to have gone through four years of the academy style of learning along with seeing portions of their high school career cut short becauseContinue reading “Seniors look back, share memories of GISH”

Cheer team has new coach

Gardner wants to promote integrity, community values By Blanca Hernandez, Reporter  Tristen Gardner is the new coach for Senior High’s cheer team. She is employed at Senior High as the Family Consumer Sciences teacher and recently got married. Her husband, Hayden, is a custom carpenter.  Gardner said she first became interested in cheerleading when sheContinue reading “Cheer team has new coach”

GISH siblings making a splash this season

By Ayla Strong, Reporter             High school offers many opportunities for siblings to compete together mostly in the fine arts but for Senior High swimmers Luke and Hannah Dankert they are able to practice and compete in the same sport.             The boys and girls swim teams have been seeing a lot of success latelyContinue reading “GISH siblings making a splash this season”

New wrestling team to feature girls

By Emilia Rojo, Reporter For the first time there is a wrestling team just for girls at Senior High. The team is coached by Jeff Evans. Evans said he is looking forward to more girls joining the team because this is the first year for the new program. “This experience will be a great opportunityContinue reading “New wrestling team to feature girls”