The Crown

Keeping the Faith on the Field

Keeping the Faith on the Field

Ava Palminteri, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 12, 2018


Filed under Peregrini via Veritatis, Showcase

Tradition has always been a cornerstone of Marian’s structure. Its importance to the school affects almost everything at Marian, including the football games. Years ago, Marian had a tradition of praying on the field after every football game together as students, staff, and players. After years of hav...

Two Sports, One Season

Two Sports, One Season

Amy Herff, Crown Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Spotlights

Clumps of mud and grass stick to his cleats as he runs down the sideline of the freshly- painted field, wind blowing in his face, and the goal in sight. He kicks the ball high into the air and scores. Moments later, across the street he is preparing for the first football game of the season. This is ...

Return of the Graduates

Return of the Graduates

Elizabeth Latimer, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 18, 2017


Filed under Alumni Corner, Showcase

Flashbacks of high school flood the stadium late Friday night before the Homecoming football game. Chants and cheers echo across the field creating an uproar of excitement and energy. Despite the cold, the stadium fills with the enthusiasm of fans, players and even players from years. Alumni of d...

Under the Lights Once Again

Under the Lights Once Again

Elizabeth Latimer, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 28, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

Adrenaline swiftly fuels both the air and the Hurricane veins. The anticipation from fans and players rushes through the hallways early Friday morning, and the excitement carries on throughout the day. The season that everyone looks forward to has finally arrived. Countless hours of hard work an...

The NFL Economy of Talent

Conor Smith, Crown Staff

April 10, 2017


Filed under Professional Sports, Showcase, Sports

Time is closing in on the most important day on the NFL calendar-aside from the Super Bowl, of course- and that is Draft Day. Draft Day is when aspiring college football players get selected by various teams to become a part of the franchise in hopes of bringing home a championship ring and trophy at...

The Most Bittersweet Night

The Most Bittersweet Night

Sydney Waters, Crown Staff

October 26, 2016


Filed under Fall, News, School, Showcase, Sports

As the vibrant sun goes down, the bleachers begin to fill with screaming fans dressed in “farm” gear for senior night. A new theme is picked by the senior spirit leaders for each sporting event. Inspired by Sam Olrich (12), the theme for senior night was “farmers” which consisted of pitchforks, ...

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...

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...

The student news site of Marian Central Catholic High School
football