THE SKIER SCRIBBLER

AHS Girls Golf team tee off new season with new coach

AHS Girls Golf team tee off new season with new coach

Tatum Diemer, Layout Editor

April 18, 2019


Filed under Sports

As the lifts have stopped spinning in Aspen, spring sports have come into full force, with renowned programs such as Lacrosse and Soccer taking the attention of the school and community. However, in addition to the more popular sports, other teams have begun their seasons as well, with new developments,...

Juggling a Spring Sport

Juggling a Spring Sport

Annika Nichols, Staff Writer

April 14, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As the fourth quarter begins, so does grind-time for all students patiently anticipating summer break. With two months to go- roughly 35 days (but who’s counting)- tests like the ACT, SAT, or PSAT are in session as well as finals. Fourth quarter can be extremely stressful for students, especially those ...

Varsity Letter Motivation at AHS

Varsity Letter Motivation at AHS

Tessa Guthrie, Staff Writer

January 28, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

80% of the Aspen High School student body participates in sports, but the reasons are unknown whether or not they truly enjoy the sport or are using it as a boost for their college applications. AHS Athletic Department Administrative Assistant and girls lacrosse coach Amanda Trendell believes that...

Athletic Funding: a breakdown

Athletic Funding: a breakdown

Taylor Pattillo, Staff Writer

December 24, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

80% of the Aspen High School student body consists of athletes, all taking advantage of the uniforms, equipment and funding, but few know where this money is coming from and how the money is divided between sports. Chief Financial Officer, Kate Fuentes, offers an explanation. Skier Scribbler: “What is the annual sport...

Goals of the Aspen High School Dance Team

Goals of the Aspen High School Dance Team

Davy Brown, Staff Writer

December 21, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Aspen High School’s Dance Team went to the Colorado State Championships where they competed to qualify for National finals in Florida. The team had been training intensely for the past few weeks before states as they prepared to execute a perfectly groomed performance at States. They felt encour...

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...