Allmacher breaks track record

Allmacher breaks track record

Chelsea Thayer, Editor

May 2, 2014


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Junior Sam Allmacher broke the school 3200 meter track record by one second with a time of 11 minutes and 28 seconds on April 29, 2014. "I've had thoughts of breaking a track record since I was in 9th grade," Allmacher said. "It's always in the back of my head during a meet." The record had not be...

Lovins conquers the field

Lovins conquers the field

Megan Scott, Staff Writer

April 25, 2014


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Look out for the girl who hit four home runs, in just four games. “She’s an outstanding player on our team and kicks butt at first base,” Sophomore Junior Varsity Morgan Goethals said. Claire Lovins is a sophomore on Ike’s Junior Varsity Softball team. She spends the rest of the year playing...

Varsity Soccer takes on Stevenson

Varsity Soccer takes on Stevenson

Abbie Swidorski, Editor

April 17, 2014


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The women's varsity soccer team played their third game of the season on Wednesday at Swinehart field at 7 pm against Stevenson. The game started quickly, senior captain Jillian Doss making two plays attacking the net. At the 31 minute mark Doss shot the ball and hit the post. The ball then bounced...

Varsity softball and baseball kick of the season

Lexie Brimmeier, Staff writer

April 16, 2014


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    Varsity Softball and Baseball kicked off their season on Monday, April 15th with some close games.     The girls put up a fight in their double header against Utica High School, losing both games. The first game lasted eight innings with a final score of 2 to 1. The second game lasted only ...

Ready to Swing

Ready to Swing

Emily Cook, Copy Editor/Cartoonist

April 16, 2014


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On April 4th Ike's tennis season started off, with Varsity playing against Troy Athens. The final score was Ike with seven matches won to Troy Athens with one. In commemoration of the season's start, some of the players were asked what they were most looking forward to this season. First Doubles Kayla...

Eisenhower goes evergreen

Eisenhower goes evergreen

Christian Kennedy, Business Manager

April 2, 2014


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Thanks to Eisenhower’s Environmental Club, the school has once again been awarded “evergreen” school status but that is not the one thing the school has won this year. “Getting this status shows our commitment to our community, earth and future generations,” Environmental Club Adviser Brygida Deriemak...

Three Ike bowlers are honored at All-County

Kevin Craft, Staff Writer

March 31, 2014


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The All-County awards is a time when bowlers with the top averages from around Macomb County are honored.The awards were at Sunnybrook lanes last thurs, March 27.   “Im proud of my talents and hard work,” junior Haley Zynda said. “I was among the best in Macomb County.” All County awar...

Swim teams will hold fundraiser poker nights

Swim teams will hold fundraiser poker nights

Linsley J. Snider

March 26, 2014


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Both the girls’ and boys’ swim teams will be teaming up to hold four poker nights to raise enough money for a new electronic scoreboard. The pool’s scoreboard is old and part of it doesn’t work, which interferes during meets, according to sophomore Megan Gallantly. School funds that were supposed...

Arellano brings art to the stage

Arellano brings art to the stage

Taylor Stevens, Photo Editor

March 24, 2014


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Feet glide across the scuffed studio floor. Feet that imitate his older sister’s. Feet that take their first creative steps toward a visionary future. “How about you start taking dance classes?” his mother asked boldly to her 8-year-old son. Just like that, junior Michael Arellano was hooked....

Hudson’s final season makes history

Hudson’s final season makes history

Megan Scott, Staff Writer

March 19, 2014


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Holding back his breath, moving nearly every muscle in his body, senior swimmer Mike Hudson thrives to improve his speed and technique each day. “His work ethic and desire to be good is what sets him apart from everybody else. He knows what he wants to do and he goes out to achieve it,” Men’s...

Lacrosse rises in popuarity

Lacrosse rises in popuarity

Linsley J. Snider, Staff Writer

March 19, 2014


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The school’s lacrosse program grew in size over the past 15 years as the number of teams tripled since the club’s founding in 1999. “While being on the team, I’ve noticed an increase of players,” junior midfielder Brennan Pierce said. “I think it’s because of the hype it’s been getting...

Spring sports takeover

Bailey DeLaere, Staff Writer

March 14, 2014


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      With the snow slowly melting, the outdoor fields of the school are beginning to show green, opening the way for spring sports to start up. Q: What are you looking forward to most for spring sports? A: "I'm excited for all the hard work that's coming and to see all the other sports,"...

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