The Fielder

Junior wrestler to compete with team USA in Rome

Dylan Mau, Staff Writter

November 15, 2019

  Andrew Swanson, junior, will compete with Team USA in Rome, Italy at the United World Wrestling Pankration Championship from Nov. 15-18. “My professor walked up to me and asked me in August if I wanted to train for Pankr...

Assembly pays tribute to veterans in community

Shelby Ketchmark, Staff Writter

November 15, 2019

  Veterans from around the community and school shared their experiences and what this day means to them at this year’s Veteran’s Day assembly, on Nov 8. The event granted students, starting with third period history class...

The Outsiders ‘Stay Golden’ in new rendition

Libby Meagher, Staff Writter

November 15, 2019

  “The Outsiders” is coming to the stage Nov. 15. The play, according to director Cathy Robinson, is sure to be a hit. “It’s different from what we’ve done before because it’s more of a drama than a comedy or fairyta...

BREAKING NEWS: Cause uncertain in computer lab evacuation

Ian Wesselhoff, Multimedia Editor

October 29, 2019

A computer lab was evacuated late seventh period on Friday. The definitive cause is unknown, but several theories have arisen from those in the room as it happened. “It was like a battery that heated and was leaking. People...

Four families honored during annual tree dedication ceremony

Hannah Kopek, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 17, 2019

  Continuing the tradition of years prior, former principal and school board member Bob Smith hosted a tree dedication ceremony for four recipients on Friday Sept. 27. Each year select members of the community are honored by ha...

Student qualifies for national merit scholarship

Kaley Murray, Photo Editor

October 17, 2019

  Gillian Camacho, senior, is among one of the 16,000 semi-finalists for the 2020 National Merit Scholarship. The program rewards approximately 7,500 scholarships to deserving high school students nationwide. By receiving a PSAT sco...

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