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Saying Goodbye to Soccer Seniors

Bannon Beall, Managing Editor

October 19, 2017

Filed under Sports

The Topeka High men's soccer team had their 2017 senior night recognition ceremony Tuesday night before their game against Washburn Rural. Each senior was recognized along with their parents to celebrate their achievements...

Nathan’s NFL Power Rankings for Week 6

Nathan Swaffar, Reporter

October 10, 2017

Filed under A & E, Opinion, Sports, Swaffar and Sports

Through five weeks of the 2017 NFL Season, there have been many surprises with the Chiefs being the only undefeated team left, and the Giants being winless. Here are my personal power rankings through five weeks. Chiefs 5-0: Wi...

Fall Sports Preview: Football

Nathan Swaffar, Reporter

September 14, 2017

Filed under Sports

Last year the Trojan football team was battered with injuries, but ended up going 5-4 with big wins coming over Hayden and Emporia. On September first, the Trojans had a hard fought 61-43 win over the Hayden Wildcats. A wee...

Fall Sports Preview: Cross Country

Jayden Huckabay, Business Manager

September 14, 2017

Filed under Sports

Savanna Jackson, Senior, has been running cross country for four years Throughout the years of her running, Jackson has made varsity every year, and has been a star runner since her Freshman year. This sport can be challen...

Trojan Profile: Erika Birch

Philip Canady, Reporter

February 14, 2017

Filed under Feature, Sports, Trojan Profiles

A simple pastime and hobby turned into a passion. Erika Birch, senior, is a dynamic player in the paint. Birch started playing basketball her 7th grade year at Robinson middle school. She has came a long way from middle sc...

Trojan Profile: Nysir Scott

Philip Canady, Reporter

February 14, 2017

Filed under Feature, Sports, Trojan Profiles

  For someone who wasn’t in the program his freshman and sophomore years, Nysir Scott, senior, is having an incredible season in high school ball. Scott started playing basketball in 8th grade at Robinson middle scho...

A diamond in the rough

A diamond in the rough

December 14, 2016

Debaters Win Big in Wichita

Keira Beatty, Editor-in-Chief of the Sunflower Yearbook

December 9, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Isaach Johnson and Benjy Zhang, seniors, had a very successful weekend in Wichita. Zhang became the first qualified individual for the Debate Coaches Invitational tournament, a high level tournament where the best of the best...

Trojan Profile: Caemen Blake

Philip Canady, Reporter

December 7, 2016

Filed under Sports, Trojan Profiles

Caemen Blake, freshman, is a step ahead in the Trojan wrestling program. “It's great honor to wrestle for a high school that you know is really good at something, and it's awesome to be able to wear their name on your gear...

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