Archive for 'Fall Sports'

News:  Cheer coach leaves squad after fall season

News: Cheer coach leaves squad after fall season

Recently, the head cheer coach, Courtney June, left Rock Creek. Did this come as a surprise to you and the cheer squad? Harshbarger: “It did. It came as a surprise to me, but those things happen.” [...]

Sports: Volleyball team ends season at sub-state

Sports: Volleyball team ends season at sub-state

Interview with head volleyball coach Terry Schmitz about the fall season Coming into the season did you have any expectations for the team? Schmitz: “Well, of course, you have expectations going in.” Losing four seniors last [...]

Sports:  Football team faces challenges during season

Sports: Football team faces challenges during season

Interview with head football coach Mike Beam about the fall season How did you feel about the overall success of the team this year? Beam: “You know, it was really, I felt, like it was a [...]

Sports: Cross country finishes season at regionals

Sports: Cross country finishes season at regionals

Interview with cross country coach Richard Dugan about the fall season What is a typical practice like? Dugan: “A typical practice, we meet in my classroom and go over what time we leave for the next [...]

Sports: Two seniors sign to play football in college

Sports: Two seniors sign to play football in college

Moving on to play a sport on the college level is always an impressive accomplishment, and Rock Creek recently had two more seniors, Luke Niemeyer and Layne Turnbull, sign to play college football. Niemeyer signed to [...]

Sports: Two more seniors sign with colleges to continue athletic careers

Sports: Two more seniors sign with colleges to continue athletic careers

In January, two seniors from the Rock Creek family, Amber Nowakowski and Caleb Rogge, made the decision to further their athletic careers at two different colleges: Avila University and Cowley County Community College. On Jan. 27, [...]

Sports: Senior football player selected to Shrine Bowl team

Sports: Senior football player selected to Shrine Bowl team

One of the biggest accomplishments in Kansas high school football is being chosen to play in the Shrine Bowl, and on July 30, senior Carson Becker will do just that. Each high school football coach in [...]

Sports: Volleyball team continues to sub-state

Sports: Volleyball team continues to sub-state

The voices of Concordia fans and cheerleaders echo off the cement walls of their home gym. Junior Morgan Feldkamp is behind the in-line, preparing to serve. She bounces the ball, once, twice, listening to it echo [...]

Sports:  Football team finishes season with 3-6 record

Sports: Football team finishes season with 3-6 record

With beginning of winter sports, it means that fall sports, including football, have finished their 2015 seasons. The Mustang football team had a great start to the season by beating Wamego at home on Aug. 8, [...]

Sports: Cross country wraps up 2015 season

Sports: Cross country wraps up 2015 season

Sitting in coach Richard Dugan’s room, the cross country runners wait for their daily instructions. Dugan walks in and tells the team that for their workout, they will be playing Ultimate Frisbee. The whole team starts [...]

Sports: Junior named to all-state volleyball team

Sports: Junior named to all-state volleyball team

Junior Alli Snapp was recently selected to be on the Class 4A, Division II all-state volleyball second team. “ they put the best 12 in the state on two teams,” Snapp said. [...]

Sports: Fall sports seasons wrap up

Sports: Fall sports seasons wrap up

This year’s fall sports seasons are a rap. The cross country season ended on Oct. 25 with the regional race in Kansas City. The football season ended on Oct. 30 at Rock Creek against Centralia. Finally, [...]

Sports: Fall sports seasons end for cross country, football and volleyball

Sports: Fall sports seasons end for cross country, football and volleyball

Fall sports seasons end for cross country, football and volleyball… To watch the video, click https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8IYE8hlC-uU&feature=youtu.be Video news package by junior Justin Reiss, Newspaper/Video Copy Editor, and junior Caleb Rogge, Yearbook Copy Editor Photo by Olivia Lee, Yearbook [...]

Sports:  Cross country ends on high note, with one runner competing at state

Sports: Cross country ends on high note, with one runner competing at state

Interview with cross country head coach Jeremy Lehning Q: What were some of your goals for this season? A: “To be competitive at each and every meet to see our times improve each and every [...]

Sports:  Football season ends at Riley County, but players still positive

Sports: Football season ends at Riley County, but players still positive

Interview with junior football player Jackson Goodmiller Q: How do you feel about your season? A: “It was a disappointment.” Q: What is the most memorable play of the season? A: “For me, it was probably [...]

Sports:  Volleyball season ends with close sub-state games

Sports: Volleyball season ends with close sub-state games

Interview with senior player Kelsey Parker Q: Did the season reach or exceed your expectations? A: “I expected much more; I wanted to go to state.” Q: What was your record? A: “I know we were [...]

Sports: Senior volleyball player signs with Kansas Wesleyan

Sports: Senior volleyball player signs with Kansas Wesleyan

Kelsey Plummer, a senior middle hitter for the Rock Creek volleyball team, recently signed a national letter of intent to play volleyball for Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina, Kan. Plummer, who has been playing volleyball since [...]

Sports:  Cross country team has a successful season

Sports: Cross country team has a successful season

Interview with cross country coach Jeremy Lehning How many cross country meets have you attended this year? “Four, and five as of tomorrow .” How many meets have you won? “The boys have won two. [...]

Sports:  Football team starts season slowly, gains momentum

Sports: Football team starts season slowly, gains momentum

Interview with football coach Mike Beam What were your expectations coming into this season? “I expected the season to be tough, but that we’d improve every game.” How has the team compared to your expectations? “They [...]

Sports:  Volleyball team starts season strongly

Sports: Volleyball team starts season strongly

Interview with volleyball coach Terry Schmitz How do you think this year’s season is going so far? “The season is going well. The girls continue to work hard.” How do you think your team did at [...]