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Five Miles A Day: An Inside Look At Ryan Jones’s Cross Country Career

Five Miles A Day: An Inside Look At Ryan Jones’s Cross Country Career

Kelly Cronin, Crown Writer and Photographer

December 13, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spotlights

The definition of an athlete is not only what they can do to excel in their sport, but also their leadership on and off the track. Ryan Jones (11) takes the definition of athlete to another level. Jones’ sport of choice is cross country, his natural aptitude to the sport has led to many victories...

Game, Set, Match: Ian Brzeski Dominates the Court

Game, Set, Match: Ian Brzeski Dominates the Court

Joey Fitzgerald, Crown Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Spring

Now that the winter is over, there is a lot to look forward to. The freezing snow is gone and the bright sun has returned. The trees are finally growing their leaves back, and the spring sports season has returned as well. The spring sports season at Marian includes tennis. Overall the game is like a ...

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 ...

Michael’s En Garde Moment

Michael’s En Garde Moment

Olivia Arza, Crown Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Winter

Today’s sports world is constantly growing. New sports are added all the time. In the United States, many people are very familiar with the classic sports: football, volleyball, and baseball; but in Europe, fencing is a fan favorite. Although it may not be the most well-known sport in the United State...

Saying Goodbye to the Last Dance

Saying Goodbye to the Last Dance

Addie Fortin, Crown Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Winter

  Nervously walking through the halls of Marian Central her freshman year, Mariana Lamoutte (12) was the typical freshman student. After talking with her friends, she decided that she wanted to join the Marian Dance Team. Without hesitation, Lamoutte did what came naturally to her, dance. Dance ...

Checkmate

Checkmate

Mae Novakoski, Crown Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Spotlights

What is a queen's gambit? A.) Something the queen wears. B.) A song by Queen. C.) A chess move. To find the right answer, just ask John Blais (12). John has been a chess player for as long as he can remember. He first started playing the game when we was taught by his father. In fact, what inspired...

A Cool Down After Four Years

A Cool Down After Four Years

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports, Spotlights

    Everyone has a love of school activities as well as activities or hobbies enjoyed outside of school. Whether it is playing sports, leading a clubs, or just hanging out with friends after school, combining activities loved outside of school with school-led activities makes everything...

Livin’ on a Prayer

Livin’ on a Prayer

Tiffany Teubert, Crown Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Spring

Senior Hannah Villont has been playing for Karl Smith, head coach for the Marian Central Girls’ Varsity Soccer team, since her freshman year. Throughout the four years Villont has had made more memories than she thought she ever would. Every player wants to make a mark on the field, leave an im...

Training for Life

Training for Life

Tiffany Teubert, Crown Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spotlights

Senior Lexi Renghini has been riding the gator, traveling from field to field, bringing water and ice, always being prepared for any situation.  She is an athletic trainer, playing a big role throughout the sports seasons. Athletic trainers are there for players before and after practices and game...

Baseball is “Fun”

Baseball is “Fun”

Gianna Kolner, Crown Staff

June 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Spring

The game of baseball takes practice, patience, and dedication. Senior James Raffauf is very familiar with these values. Through hard work and a little help from Marian’s baseball program, Raffauf has learned valuable lessons from his teammates, coaches, and the game itself. Even from a young age, ...

The Last Goal

The Last Goal

Karlie Blaz, Crown Staff

June 1, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Spotlights

From freshman to senior, Connor Stiscak has played varsity boys soccer all four years at Marian Central Catholic. Being pulled up to the varsity team as only a freshman, Stiscak has not only developing skills in his soccer career but also says the experience he had with his teammates turned friends wa...

Friends On and Off the Court

Friends On and Off the Court

Kennidy Giles, Crown Staff

June 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Winter

For Senior Grace Shukis, basketball has been an important part of her life since she was a kid. Growing up with an older sister and two younger brothers kept her active, never bored, and started her interests in athletics. Grace Shukis attended St. Joseph’s Catholic school where she played on her ...

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