The Seattle Prep Panther

Prep Rowing’s First Alum

Kellen Kavanagh, Sports Editor

October 16, 2017


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As Prep Rowing enters its third year, the young program hasn’t graduated any 4-year seniors yet. The team has grown well and performed excellently; sending three boats to Youth Nationals last spring. Despite all this, until now, there has been no alumni presence on the team. Enter Kathryn Barth,...

Frosh Get First Taste of High School Sports

Frosh Get First Taste of High School Sports

Kellen Carr, Staff Writer

October 15, 2017


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  Yes, it is that time of year. Athletes who have been underpredicted for years are now being covered: freshmen. If someone did not play a sport as a freshman it was for one of three reasons: they were not allowed to, were not a “sportsperson,” or they were doing another activity. All are valid r...

New Dive Team Makes A Splash At Seattle Prep

New Dive Team Makes A Splash At Seattle Prep

Chloe Saharic, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


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“The swimmers look forward to watching the divers during their competition and are so impressed with what they can do.”

Volleyball Team Stresses Unity as Key to Success

Katarina Conces, Sports editor

October 13, 2017


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The Seattle Prep Varsity Girls Volleyball team has been on a roll this season with only one loss. The team is tightly knit and full of support. When interviewing junior Caroline Reischling she said, “My favorite thing about the team is our team bonding activities and our support system. Everyone l...

Interview with Notre Dame Commit Bea Franklin

Mark McClean, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


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With the Prep soccer season just beginning, junior Notre Dame commit Bea Franklin can’t wait for this young but talented girls soccer team to have a chance to prove themselves. Having already played two years for varsity soccer, Bea knows what it takes to win, and she believes this team can do a lo...

Golf Team Mixes Talent and Youth in Undefeated Season

Golf Team Mixes Talent and Youth in Undefeated Season

Owen Hendricks, Sports Writer

October 10, 2017


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Thunder storms.  Metals poles.  The fall season of golf has just begun.  Starting off the year with a landslide victory over Eastside Catholic the Panther golf team has high hopes for this season. Senior golf legend, Ben Douglas, said of the victory,”It was a great way to kick off our season”. ...

Star on the Diamond: An Interview with Will Rahlmann

Star on the Diamond: An Interview with Will Rahlmann

Mark McClean, Staff Writer

May 29, 2017


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Star lefty Will Rahlman ‘17 led the Panthers this season with a multitude of great performances over the long season. All we need to do is execute when we need to and I think we have a great chance of going pretty far this year.” As an integral last year of the squad last year, who made a crazy...

Prep Crew’s Race to Florida

Noah Pingul, Staff Writer

May 26, 2017


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As this school year winds to a close, so does Seattle Prep’s Crew season. The team has raced at six different regattas, across the northwest. Prep has raced from as far south as Oregon for the Covered Bridge Regatta and for the Portland Fall Classic, and they have even faced international competition...

Zech Matches Intensity on Tennis Court

Zech Matches Intensity on Tennis Court

Danny Bowers, Staff Writer

May 26, 2017


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Based on total state championships Seattle Prep’s greatest and most successful sport is Men’s Tennis. Matt Zech ‘17, captain and senior on the Seattle Prep Tennis team, is striving to apply all he’s learned from his four years at prep and win state this year with his partner Alex Blattner ‘19. Zech...

Red Bull and Cookies Fuel Rowers to World Record

George Kent, Editor-in-Chief

May 23, 2017


Filed under Prep Life, Sports

On December 28, 2016 Nathan Schliesman '17, Nick Angelillo '17, and 5 other top-notch student rowers entered the Seattle Rowing Center building in Ballard "just next to Ocean Beauty Seafood." 65 hours, 37 minutes, and 28 seconds later they emerged world record holders for the Under 19 Lightweight Men's...

A Roundabout Path to the Oval: Ellie Kopf

A Roundabout Path to the Oval: Ellie Kopf

Paul Winebrenner, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017


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As the season turns to Spring, AP tests pass and seniors become lazier than ever, the track team ramps up its training countermanding the growing laziness of senioritis. For a few seniors, like Ellie Kopf ’17, spring means another chance to enjoy the good weather and a good run. A long time soccer...

Spring Sports Preview: Baseball and Softball

Spring Sports Preview: Baseball and Softball

Kellen Kavanagh, Staff Writer

March 14, 2017


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It's that time of year again. Seventh inning stretches, 3 strikes you're out, and no more intentional walks. Baseball and softball season is upon us. This should be an exciting year for these Panther teams. Prep Baseball, lead by Michigan commit Jesse Franklin and Portland commit Jacob Terao, looks...

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