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Girls basketball gets a fresh start with Aldridge

Girls basketball gets a fresh start with Aldridge

Taylor Pattillo, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

As AHS gears up for another successful winter sports season, the Girls Basketball team preps for something else: a new coach. After former coach Greg Peterson resigned at the end of the 2017-18 season, James Aldridge will take over the coaching position. “I was actually supposed to be coaching bo...

Chris Keleher: An Aspen Running Legend

Chris Keleher: An Aspen Running Legend

Stefani Wojcik, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

8th-grade teacher at Aspen Middle School and Cross Country team coach Chris Keleher is driven by his dreams and lives life doing what he loves. Keleher grew up in the valley and is an avid runner who has dedicated his life to mentoring runners and students in the valley. Read on to find out more about ...

AHS climbing team kicks off the season

AHS climbing team kicks off the season

Tatum Diemer, Layout/Online and Digital Media Editor

November 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

As the winter season hits Aspen, most AHS students are getting out their skis; however, one small group is heading indoors for the season. The AHS climbing team is kicking off the season and already setting goals for the year. One of the climbing team coaches, Alex Reginelli, is looking forward to th...

Amanda Trendell: a backstory

Amanda Trendell: a backstory

Kaelyn Kroeger, Staff Writer

November 15, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

One of the most beloved staff members in the Aspen High School has worked here for less than a year. Since starting work at AHS, Athletics Department Administrative Assistant Amanda Trendell has been appreciated and adored by the girls' lacrosse players, ex-ed students, and colleagues. She moved t...

The 29th year of the Chris Severy race

The 29th year of the Chris Severy race

Kristen Spang, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

Runners kick up dust while they sprint past the crowd, a cheer erupts from the viewers. The Chris Severy Race has kicked off with speed, and everyone is waiting in anticipation to see who will win. Runners from all over Colorado come to participate in the Chris Severy Race, which was created in hon...

Boys’ Tennis Team follow-up: State Championships

Boys’ Tennis Team follow-up: State Championships

Kaelyn Kroeger, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under Sports

Thanks to their stellar regionals performance, the entire Aspen varsity tennis team qualified to play at last weekend’s State Championship Tournament, held from October 10th-13th. The entire season was a success and all of the players were proud of their accomplishments. They were undefeated, and...

Homecoming Week Schedule

Homecoming Week Schedule

October 15, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

The lunch room breaks out into applause as another adorable Homecoming proposal takes place. Only this time, the ladies get to plan the proposal if they want, as the dance is a Sadie Hawkins. This is just one of many fun aspects of the upcoming spirit week. Throughout the week, events to celebrate sch...

AHS Boys Varsity Tennis wins region title for the second year in a row

AHS Boys Varsity Tennis wins region title for the second year in a row

Sophie Schlosser, Staff Writer

October 11, 2018


Filed under Sports

Another day, another win for the Aspen High School boys varsity tennis team as they absolutely dominated at regionals for the second consecutive year. On October 3rd, the Skiers competed in the Class 4A Region 8 tournament in Grand Junction at Canyon View Park. Here they won the region title and...

Bouncing back from season two

Bouncing back from season two

Katelyn O'Callaghan, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

For the past three years, lunchtime ping pong, formally known as the Aspen High School Table Tennis Federation, has been an ongoing lunchtime activity at AHS. All teachers can compete for the ultimate reward of bragging rights… or for Eric Lamb’s first born child. Lunchtime table tennis has ...

AHS girl’s softball team wins first game since 2009

AHS girl’s softball team wins first game since 2009

Alex Engelmann, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The Aspen High Girls Softball Team is starting off the season strong with a win of 19-18 in their 5th game of the season. The last time the AHS Softball Team won a game at the varsity level was in 2009, and since then the players have kept their spirits high and have continued to practice year after year. Th...

AHS boys golf team comes home as state champs

AHS boys golf team comes home as state champs

Zoe Cramer, Editor-in-Chief

October 3, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

BOULDER–– The boys stepped onto the green. It was a bit wet, but nothing they hadn’t dealt with before. Less than a month ago the AHS boys golf team faced the regional championship’s rolling hills and won, carrying on their streak of ten years. After coming in second in state championships l...

Believe In Something, Even If It Means Losing Everything

Believe In Something, Even If It Means Losing Everything

Tessa guthrie, Staff Writer

September 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase, Sports

Nike recently released a new advertisement prompting customers to burn and destroy their Nike products. The ad featured athletes including Serena Williams, Eliud Kipchoge, Alphonso Davies, Lebron James, the US Women's Soccer team, Shaquille Griffin, and Colin Kaepernick. It featured these athletes, and...