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Warrior Girls Basketball Moves on to the State Semifinals

Jacob Ness, Reporter

March 22, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

The Warriors continued their historic run towards a state title against Southern Lehigh on Saturday. They came into the game projected by journalists to lose by as many as 9 points. Trailing at halftime, the team once again had a huge second half surge leading them to the victory and a trip to the semifinals on Tuesday night. ...

Updating Winter Sports

Updating Winter Sports

Jacob Ness, Reporter

March 14, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

Coming off of their district championship, the Susquehannock girls basketball team opened play in the first round of the state tournament on Saturday, March 11 against Radnor High School. In what was a tight game the whole way through, the Warriors pulled ahead late for a 48-45 victory. Despite 2 star...

Club Hockey Shoots for Rothrock Cup

Club Hockey Shoots for Rothrock Cup

Madison Gillespie, Reporter

March 14, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

Students from Susquehannock participated in the Central Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey League Tier III championships on Saturday, March 4.   The club hockey team, made up of students from Susquehannock, Kennard Dale, Dallastown, and Red Lion areas, competed against MSMCC United.   However, t...

Lady Warriors Win First District Title in School History

Lady Warriors Win First District Title in School History

Jacob Ness, Reporter

March 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Winter Sports

The Warriors seemed destined for overtime as the final seconds ticked down at Saturday’s District III championship game. That was until Harrisburg inadvertently fouled sophomore Jaden Walker, sending her to the line for two shots and the district title. Walker converted both, giving the Wa...

Susquehannock Swimmers Succeed in County Meet

Susquehannock Swimmers Succeed in County Meet

Jacob Ness, Reporter

March 5, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

The Susquehannock swimming team is in the midst of wrapping up another successful season. Team meets are over with, but many successful swimmers still had unfinished business. Susquehannock saw many of their members recently compete in the YAIAA county championship meet on February 9-10 at Central Yor...

Girls Basketball Team Heads to Championships

Girls Basketball Team Heads to Championships

Logan Garvey, Editor-in-Chief

March 1, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

Congratulations to the Warrior Girls Basketball team for beating Twin Valley in their District III semifinal game with a score of 48 to 25. The team will compete next at the Giant Center at Hershey Park on Saturday, March 4 at 11:00 a.m. for the District III Championship title against Harrisburg High...

Girls Basketball Wins District Opener

Jacob Ness, Reporter

February 24, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

The Susky gym was full of energy on Tuesday night when the Warrior girls basketball team beat Mechanicsburg, 51-27. A tight game at halftime, the Warriors pulled ahead in the second half, holding Mechanicsburg to single digit scoring. Senior Tyler Williams led the Warriors with 21 points, and junior Tayl...

Susky Swimming Looks to End Season with Strength

Susky Swimming Looks to End Season with Strength

Dan McNair, Video Editor

January 19, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

With many of the team's strongest swimmers graduating as members of the class of 2016, the swim team is looking to rebuild. Since the beginning of the winter sports season, the swim team has raced Dover, South Western, Dallastown, West York, and York Suburban with each meet ending in a loss for the Warrior...

Students Fail the Ultimate Exam

Students Fail the Ultimate Exam

Jacob Ness, Reporter

January 5, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

   The long anticipated showdown between the students and staff finally took to the court on Friday, December 9. The students went into the game with a lot to prove, given the self-inflicted rivalry they created on Twitter. The bantering was incited by senior Connor Miller when he called out schoo...

Diving into the Swim Season

Diving into the Swim Season

Jayde-Rhiannon Jackson, Reporter

December 21, 2016


Filed under Athletics, Showcase, Winter Sports

   As winter is slowly approaching, so is the new swim season. Students have been preparing and practicing since the end of last winter.     The boys and girls swim team have been working hard to beat their own times and the other team’s times.    Senior Dean Lochte believes the sw...

Teachers Win Student vs Staff Basketball Game

Teachers Win Student vs Staff Basketball Game

Ariel Barbera, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

December 15, 2016


Filed under Winter Sports

The student versus staff basketball game ended with a final score of 49-41 with the staff taking the win. The Staff Team included: first grade teacher Sue Barnhart, photography teacher Wade Bowers, English teacher Sara Cieslewicz, video productions teacher Tim Hare, physical education teacher Brett...

Boy’s Basketball Makes New Plays for Success

Boy’s Basketball Makes New Plays for Success

Dan McNair, Video Editor

December 6, 2016


Filed under Athletics, Winter Sports

After struggling to find success over the previous two seasons, the boy’s basketball team is leaving the past behind and looking ahead for improvement during the upcoming winter sports season. Equipped with a reenergized starting lineup, the Warriors hope to come out strong for their first game ...

NHL Season Causes Rivalry Between Teachers

NHL Season Causes Rivalry Between Teachers

Madison Gillespie, Reporter

November 7, 2016


Filed under Winter Sports

   With it only being three weeks into the eight month long NHL hockey season, hockey loving  teachers have engaged in their regular team rivalries.  History teacher Abby Kocher loves how the Pittsburgh Penguins have won their fourth Stanley Cup last season against the San Jose Sharks in a...

Swim Team has Success at Districts

Swim Team has Success at Districts

Logan Garvey, Features Editor

March 17, 2016


Filed under Winter Sports

  The swim team officially ended their season by going to districts on Friday, March 4 and Saturday, March 5 at Cumberland Valley School District.   Those who went were chosen by their overall scores. Those in the top sixteen relays or  in the top twenty-four individual swimmers from their enti...

Girls Basketball Raided By Raiders

Danielle Jackson, Sports Reporter

February 29, 2016


Filed under Athletics, Winter Sports

After being pushed out of the county semifinals, the girls basketball team got ready for the first round of districts on Feb. 17, 2016.  After things didn’t go so well in counties, it was the girls' chance to prove where they belonged. The girls were the 4th seed in district standing, and they f...

Girls Basketball Regroups

Girls Basketball Regroups

Abby Deter, Reporter

February 29, 2016


Filed under Winter Sports

Ending their season last week in the first round of the district playoffs, the girls basketball team is regrouping. Senior Ashley Stone, who will be playing Division II basketball at Shippensburg University next year, was very happy with the season. “I think the season was pretty successful....

Warriors Can’t Push Past Panthers

Danielle Jackson, Sports Reporter

February 22, 2016


Filed under Athletics, Winter Sports

In county semifinals, the girls were more than ready to face the Central York Panthers. The girls survived round one of counties, but now it was time for them to face their toughest challenge. The Central York Panthers are the only team this season that have given the girls a loss. Fresh off ...

Warrior Wrestlers Establish Success

Dan McNair, Video Journalist

February 19, 2016


Filed under Winter Sports

An inside look at the Warrior Wrestling program during the 2015-2016 winter sports season.

Seniors Swim their Last Event

Seniors Swim their Last Event

Kelcie Baker, Reporter

February 16, 2016


Filed under Winter Sports

With a large crowd roaring in the bleachers, the seniors swam against Northeastern for their last meet before the championships  on January 28. Many of the seniors were sad to say goodbye to the sport they have been dedicated to for the last four years. Senior  swim captain Gibson Porter is...

Warrior Wrestling with a Huge Win Against the Bulldogs

Mallory Lebo, Reporter

February 8, 2016


Filed under Winter Sports

Wrestling West York was the one of the prime examples of how the wrestling team’s season  came down to a couple of points. The team managed to pull out a 36-30 win against the Bulldogs on a final match win by senior Michael Younkin. “I had been looking up my opponents record for the past wee...

Setting Stone In History

Setting Stone In History

Danielle Jackson, Sports Editor

January 20, 2016


Filed under Athletics, Winter Sports

Star senior guard Ashley Stone is trying to make her way to becoming the 18th player at Susky to reach 1,000 points. During her freshman season, Stone didn’t get as much playing time as she hoped, but that didn’t stop her from shining whenever she hit the court. During her freshman year, she only averaged about 2 points a game and  scored 44 point...

Swim Team Carries Spirit

Swim Team Carries Spirit

Kelcie Baker, Reporter

January 13, 2016


Filed under Athletics, Winter Sports

The swim team swam a difficult race against Dallastown.

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Susky Swimmers Find Success

Danny McNair, Video Journalist

January 13, 2016


Filed under Winter Sports

Take a look at what the Susquehannock High School Swim Team is up to this season.

Boys Basketball: Week in Review

Boys Basketball: Week in Review

Ally Kerr, Assistant Sports Editor

January 12, 2016


Filed under Winter Sports

   Coming back from holiday break well rested, the boys basketball team played three division games to mark the middle point of its season.    Due to suspensions and one injury, the Warriors were down four key players at the beginning of the week, impacting the outcome of the first two games. U...

Tournament sets tone for Warrior Wrestling

Mallory Lebo, Reporter

December 28, 2015


Filed under Winter Sports

The wrestling team made its way to Donegal High School for a tournament on Saturday, December 19. With 25 teams in the tournament, senior Mike Younkin saw the value in hiking to it. “Coach sends us to this tournament to get a feel how districts are because it’s a two-day tournament which is how dist...

Warriors Score a Win

Danielle Jackson, Sports Reporter

December 22, 2015


Filed under Athletics, Winter Sports

The Warriors faced off against York Suburban on Dec. 15.  The girls were on the road for their game. Undefeated York Suburban was a tough challenge. During the first quarter, it was a lopsided game with the Trojans up by 10. After a shaky first half, freshman Jayla Galbreath set off a spark w...

Swimming into the New Season

Swimming into the New Season

Kelcie Baker, Reporter

December 21, 2015


Filed under Athletics, Winter Sports

The swim team starts off strong at their first invitational of the season.

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Basketball Season Opener Sets Tone

Basketball Season Opener Sets Tone

Danielle Jackson, Sports Reporter

December 17, 2015


Filed under Athletics, Winter Sports

The Warrior teams went up against the Northeastern Bobcats in their season opener. Susky girls went into the game 2-0 after their stellar tournament win. Senior Ashley Stone had to step up the leadership by guarding Northeastern's best player Jordyn Kloster. Kloster has already surpassed the milestone of 1,000 career points ...

Boys Basketball Jumps Into The New Season

Boys Basketball Jumps Into The New Season

Ally Kerr, Assistant Sports Editor

December 15, 2015


Filed under Winter Sports

   The boys basketball team opened their season at home with a 58-44 win against Littlestown on Saturday, December 5, 2015.   The Warriors kept the lead the entire game and was able to go deep into the bench to get a lot of players on the court.   Junior guard Adam Hedgeland scored 11 p...

Let the ‘Pin’ Begin

Michael Younkin, Commentary Editor

December 7, 2015


Filed under Winter Sports

   Wrestling rooms all over the country opened their doors on November 16, and  Susquehannock is working hard to go even farther than it did last year.    Over the last two seasons, the Warrior wrestling team has come from a no-win season to finishing last season with 13 wins and 8 losses, gi...

Cheerleaders Add Some More “spirit”

Cheerleaders Add Some More “spirit”

Danielle Jackson, Sports Reporter

November 23, 2015


Filed under Winter Sports

The cheerleading team has found fresh new faces to add to its spirit squad. This year's tryouts consisted of 35  girls trying out for the varsity squad. The girls started off by replicating a dance created by senior captains Nia Bennett and Alexandra Manker. Bennett was surprised with th...

Susky Swimmers Splash Into Season

Susky Swimmers Splash Into Season

November 10, 2015


Filed under Winter Sports

“Swimmers take your mark,”  the referee says. Preparing yourself for the swim of your life,  you step onto the board, and you know that in a matter of seconds you will be hitting water. The sound goes off, and that is your queue to dive in; you are swimming as fast as you can trying to beat the ...

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