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Boys Cross-Country to Raise Awareness for Movember

Jesse Lewis, Editor of PNW Life

October 19, 2015


Filed under Prep Life, Sports

Come November, the Seattle Prep cross-country season will come to an end. The men’s team will trade in their short-shorts and singlets for equally flattering tights, sweatshirts, and gloves. In the first month of winter training, the young men will face the cold to shave down their times; but not their...

Volleyball Team Looks to Gel

Volleyball Team Looks to Gel

Kate Delaney, Entertainment Editor

October 19, 2015


Filed under Prep Life, Sports

The Seattle Prep volleyball teams are bumping, spiking, and setting themselves up for a stronger future. About half of the JV team is made up of freshman, and two freshman play for varsity. With such a young team comes inexperience, but also brings new talent and potential to the court. While the v...

Nothing Below Par

Jessica Cary, Staff Writer

October 19, 2015


Filed under Sports

As the golf team hits off the new season, captains and returning players are excited to work off of their success last year. The captains, Will Blattner, Luc Birchfield, Ellie Lamb, and Megan Aust, are excited to have another strong season. The girls have a lot to live up to considering their undefeated...

Athletes Outside of Prep: Holly Brautigam

June 1, 2015


Filed under Sports

ALEXIS LOSSE '16 Senior Holly Brautigam is already known for her beautiful voice and amazing acting in the many plays and musicals of Seattle Prep, however some may not know her other passion. Holly has been participating in Kenpo karate for 10 years now and spends 3-5 hours of her week practicing dril...

Softball Brings it Home

Meghan Kearney, Prep Life Editor

May 31, 2015


Filed under Sports

  This year, Prep softball has definitely had an interesting run. After some pre-season doubts on whether or not enough girls would go out to field a whole team, many rookies decided to play ball. Even with inexperience in their midst, the softball team has overcome many obstacles while simultaneously...

Superstition Leads Boys’ Lacrosse to Victory

Superstition Leads Boys’ Lacrosse to Victory

May 29, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

EMMA KELLY '16 As the spring sports season starts to wrap up, the boys lacrosse team starts preparing for the coming championship season. After a successful season, the Panthers are ready to take on the teams that they will have to face in the coming weeks. Mr. Stearns, varsity head coach for boys' lacrosse is sure to be happy...

A Look into Spring Sports

A Look into Spring Sports

March 15, 2015


Filed under Sports

EMMA KELLY '16 As spring sports get ready to kick off tryouts and the 2015 season, the school prepares for a spring full of wins and accomplishments for the Prep teams. Spring sports include baseball, track and field, softball, tennis, girls lacrosse, boys lacrosse, and boys soccer. All of the teams and coaches have big dreams for the co...

Winter Sports: It’s a Wrap

Winter Sports: It’s a Wrap

March 11, 2015


Filed under Sports

JESSICA CARY '16 The boys swim team lead by Leslie Lorenz and Skye McConnell took on State on February 19th and 20th. Captains, Nate Miller and Connor Mckenny, joined the boys in their State journey. Nate Miller '15 was the only boy to qualify for an individual event. Miller '15 went to State in the 200 free and 100 back. The 200 medley and free relays both qualified for State as we...

Slow Ski Season Grinds to a Halt

Slow Ski Season Grinds to a Halt

George Kent, Staff Writer

March 3, 2015


Filed under Sports

GEORGE KENT '16 A harsh recoil this year after last year's stellar ski season. Unprecedented low snow levels this year have made for a slow season on the slopes. Mud could be seen peeking through the snow all winter at popular ski spots of Crystal Mountain and Stevens Pass, making for dicey stopping at the ends of ski run...

Keane Collins: Swimming for More

Alex Martin, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 17, 2015


Filed under Sports

  This winter season was full of many memories for the Seattle Prep community, especially for our sports teams. This winter Keane Collins joined the Seattle Prep Swim Team for the first time as a Junior. Prompted to join by the famous bleach blond hair, he attended his first interest meeting...

Prep Hoops into the New Year

February 13, 2015


Filed under Sports

JACOB BAILET '16 With high expectations heading into the season as always, head coach Mike Kelly and the youthful prep basketball squad rose to the occasion and competed in a tough Metro Mountain division; tallying a 17-4 (overall) record and an 12-3 (metro conference) record. Finishing the regular...

Girls’ Basketball Fight Hard in Close Wins

Girls’ Basketball Fight Hard in Close Wins

Paul Winebrenner, Staff Writer

January 22, 2015


Filed under Sports

  While most Prep students and parents were on break, sixteen girls on the JV and Varsity basketball teams were hard at work practicing and playing games. After the loss of Mary Ann Santucci and Maggie McDonald from last years Varsity squad, this year’s bunch drew closer together to continue...

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