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Michigan Bound Franklin Leads Prep Baseball

Michigan Bound Franklin Leads Prep Baseball

Mark McClean, Staff Writer

March 7, 2017

The 2017 Seattle Prep baseball season is around the corner, and senior/Michigan baseball commit Jesse Franklin is already licking his lips in anticipation for the season. He says that this season he has two goals, “First of all I want put up a banner, but even more importantly, I want to be able to...

Pouncing on the Perfect Panther of the Week

Sophie Freeman, Staff Writer

January 4, 2017

If one is a hardworking athlete, it is understandable that they would be eager to snatch a Panther of the Week award. To find out more about the Panthers of the Week selection process and experience, the Seattle Prep Panther sat down with athletic director, Brian Elsner, as well as a Panther of the Week,...

Six Panther Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

Six Panther Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

Paul Winebrenner, Sports Editor

December 4, 2016

On a drizzling Seattle day that flashed with sporadic sunlight, a bright spot shone on Seattle Prep as 6 student athletes signed their letters of intent to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level. All six D-1 bound athletes were applauded and lauded by their peers and coaches respectively....

Hirst and Reischling: College Soccer and Defending State Title

Hirst and Reischling: College Soccer and Defending State Title

Danny Bowers and Mark McClean

November 9, 2016

The 2016-2017 Panthers girls soccer team is quite possibly the greatest soccer team to ever play at Prep. The undefeated team is ranked #9 in the nation. No other Prep team has ever been ranked at this elite of a level. Helena Reischling ‘19 described the sensation, “It feels amazing to be ranked...

Girls’ Night Out Celebrates Volleyball Seniors on Last Home Game

Girls’ Night Out Celebrates Volleyball Seniors on Last Home Game

Owen Hendricks, Staff Writer

November 4, 2016

On Thursday, October 20th Prep’s volleyball seniors hosted “Girls Night Out”; an event that celebrates girls’ sports throughout Seattle Prep. The volleyball team also had Senior Night which honored all of the time and commitment that the Senior volleyball players have put in over their time at...

Trump in sports

Trump in sports

Kellen Kavanagh, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016

When looking at Donald Trump’s nonchalant smirk and iconic hair, athleticism is probably not the first thing to come to mind. Shockingly, Trump was a three sport athlete in high school, and even had two MLB teams scouting him for his pitching prowess. Even more surprisingly, he played varsity soccer...

Seattle Prep Crew Eyes Second Season

Paul Winebrenner, Sports Editor

October 4, 2016

As the school year starts, the Seattle Prep Crew Team club gears up for their second season in the harsh Seattle weather. Rowing, a sport long known for its grueling nature, is no cakewalk, especially in Seattle where despite rain and cold, the club perseveres in training. After last year’s inaugural...

Choo-Choo! It’s the Panther Locomotive

Choo-Choo! It’s the Panther Locomotive

Katrina Freeburg, Director of Individual Giving

October 3, 2016

Tom Keefe ’66 recalls a cheer routine called the “Panther Locomotive.” “It was pretty simple,” he shared. “Guys were down on one knee; first facing left, then facing right, then straight ahead. All the while, their right arms were chugging along while they chanted P-A-N-T-H-E-R-S in each...

Alumni Coaches: Katie Fitzmaurice ’03 Girls Basketball Assistant Coach

Alumni Coaches: Katie Fitzmaurice ’03 Girls Basketball Assistant Coach

October 3, 2016

What did you play at Seattle Prep? I was a guard for the Girls Basketball for four years and we were the State Champs in 2002. I also played golf for two years and lacrosse for one. We were the Metro Golf Champs in 2002 and Lacrosse State Champs in 2003. What do you remember about your Prep coach? ...

Alumni Coaches: Kai Bond ’01 Girls Soccer Assistant Coach

Alumni Coaches: Kai Bond ’01 Girls Soccer Assistant Coach

October 3, 2016

What did you play at Seattle Prep? I was on varsity soccer all 4 years; I started as an outside right back, then switched to sweeper and later center-mid. What do you remember about your Prep coach? My freshman year I was really intimated by Mr. Hendricks ‘83. That’s pretty normal. It change...

Alumni Coaches: Carey Parker ’09 Girls Cross Country

Alumni Coaches: Carey Parker ’09 Girls Cross Country

October 3, 2016

What did you play at Seattle Prep? I played soccer as a freshman and two years of tennis (JV and Varsity). I also ran track for two years and cross country for four. What do you remember about your Prep coach? Jimmy McArthur inspired me every day and led by example. I trusted anything he told me to ...

Penalties Punish the Panthers

Kellen Kavanagh, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016

After 48 minutes of action, the scoreboard read Eastside Catholic 46 Seattle Prep 7, but if not for some miscues, it would have been much closer. Penalties, some of them inexplicable, hurt the Panthers’ chances all day. A Jack Heflin pick six was nullified by a penalty on the return, which gave the ...

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