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Poms Team Showcases Their Spirit

Poms Team Showcases Their Spirit

Abigail Noe, Crown Staff

October 26, 2016


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

The Marian Central Dance Team has been practicing for this year’s season since July.  Right from the beginning they had to learn new dances and techniques to prepare themselves for the upcoming games, competitions, and prep rallies.  The team is coached by Chris Oppasser, and is also led by their...

Homecoming Game vs. Carmel

Homecoming Game vs. Carmel

Conor Smith, Crown Staff

October 25, 2016


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

After a fun week of dressing up for the various themes that go with homecoming week, nothing is better to close the week and start the weekend than screaming and cheering for your football team. The team’s head coach, Mike Maloney, was asked about the team’s preparation, he was pleased at how “We...

Cross Country’s Byrne Fest

Cross Country’s Byrne Fest

Laura Knapp, Crown Staff

September 26, 2016


Filed under Fall, Sports, Student Life

On September 17th, the Marian Cross country team competed at the 17th Annual Byrne Fest. The meet is held in honor of Ryan Byrne, a cross country runner and a Woodstock alumni, who passed away at a young age. Byrne Fest is held to remember and honor Ryan, as such it is organized very differently from...

First Responders Night

First Responders Night

Jenna Walker and Keegan Edwards, Crown Staff

September 21, 2016


Filed under Fall, News, School, Sports

First Responders are people who are trained to provide medical care to an emergency before other medical people arrive on the scene, they save lives everyday, and rarely get honored as they should. On September 9th, at the Marian football game, these first responders got to feel the respect that they...

More Than Just a Game

More Than Just a Game

Gianna Kolner, Crown Staff

May 25, 2016


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Uncategorized

Playing football at Marian has given Isaac McGuire memories on and off the field with his friends and teammates. Inspired by his older brother, McGuire decided to play football, and the game quickly became a major priority for him. McGuire describes his time being a Hurricane as “Something that will...

Saint Viator was No Match for Our Boys in Red

Saint Viator was No Match for Our Boys in Red

Gianna Kolner, Crown Staff

November 5, 2015


Filed under Fall, News, School, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

Marian faced St.Viator for the annual Homecoming football game on October 9th. Homecoming is a time for alumni, students, and staff to come to George Harding Field to watch the Canes play. Homecoming King and Queen are also crowned at this game. Nicole Rhodes (12) and Emitt Peisert (12) were the 2015-2016...

Working Towards Perfection on the Courts

Working Towards Perfection on the Courts

Taylor Anderson, Crown Staff

October 1, 2015


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Four students, six games, one match, one team and one goal, to win.

One Goal in Common

One Goal in Common

Jake Tinkham, Crown Staff

September 25, 2015


Filed under Fall, News, School, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

The Soccer team has been outstanding this year, better than any team in the recent past and,"There's a lot more to come."

Reader Photo of the Week

Reader Photo of the Week

Staff Reporter

September 20, 2015


Filed under Fall, Sports, Spotlights

Congratulations to Marie Farley for her amazing photo of her son Jake ('19)!  Mrs. Farley uploaded her awesome photo using our site's photo-sharing option - becoming our FIRST EVER reader-photo upload!  If you have captured a great Marian Moment - please consider sharing it with us! ...

A Rivalry for the Ages: Marian Central vs McHenry

A Rivalry for the Ages: Marian Central vs McHenry

Gavin Olsen, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2015


Filed under Fall, Local, News, School, Showcase, Sports

The game not only showcased two of the county’s toughest rival teams, but also marked the home debut of the highly anticipated new Marian Central coaching staff and program.

A View from the Top of the Stands

A View from the Top of the Stands

Anna Podborny, Club Staff Reporter

September 20, 2015


Filed under Fall, Op-Ed, Showcase, Student Life

...we were just a part of the Marian Central Hurricane heart, beating in unison with every other student there, senior or freshman.

A Swinging Start to the Golf Season

A Swinging Start to the Golf Season

Lauren Nicholson, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2015


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

All in all, the teams are shaping up to be excellent this year, as have always been in the past, and no matter how many games the teams win or lose, it is still fun to just be out on the course enjoying the day, seeing the golfers improving, and, as always, having fun.

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