Leah Bontrager celebrated her birthday Thursday by placing second at the Mediapolis cross country invitational. Her time was 21:33. Bontrager was second only to Riley Duncan of Twin Cedars who won the race in 19:57. The meet was held at Big Hollow recreation area south of Mediapolis. The course is the most unique one the […]
The plant science class has been busy harvesting tomatoes and pumpkins from the greenhouse and campus gardens, and sweet potatoes from the Wellman Community Gardens. Plant Science students who helped with the harvest were Julia Boller, Leah Bontrager, Isabel Canchola, Sarann Durflinger, Abby Fritz, Esther Hughes and Kaylee Shafer.
The Ravens volleyball teams were on the road Tuesday October 15 for the Columbus Triangular. The Junior Varsity won against Columbus 21-13, 21-12, while Varsity fell to Columbus 16-25, 18-25, 10-25 and Louisa Muscatine 11-25, 11-25. In the match against Columbus, junior Yani Gutierrez led the team with six kills, senior Danae McGaffey had five […]
The American History class taught by Marcus Miller is learning that you can learn “history” from something other than books, documents and papers. The class started at the Joetown Methodist cemetery, then stopped at the Schoettler cemetery, and finished at the Lower Deer Creek cemetery. They were to look for engravings, different symbols “lamb, little […]
The Hillcrest Ravens girls cross country team placed sixth Monday at the Southeast Iowa Super Conference cross country meet in Fairfield. Fourteen schools were represented in the girls race. Ten had full teams. Leah Bontrager placed third overall in 21:07. Sarena Gerber placed thirteenth in 22:48. Both Bontrager and Gerber earned all-conference honors by placing […]