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New coaches mark new era for HHS athletics

September 19, 2013


Filed under Sports

by Erik Nelson, senior As the new school year begins, Mr. Dan Johnson, HHS athletics director, prepares for a new season filled with challenges both on and off the playing surface. Last summer, Mr. Johnson hired six new coaches for the 2013-14 athletics season. The teams with new coaches include boys ...

Volleyball off to hot start

Volleyball off to hot start

Haley Denhartog, Staff Writer

September 19, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

by Haley Denhartog, junior The HHS volleyball team started out with five consecutive wins to open their season. Undefeated and ranked number one in the conference, the young team is on their way to reaching their goals of making it all the way to the state tournament. “We really want to get to state t...

Jake Wright committs to The Citadel

Jake Wright committs to The Citadel

Dan Sheldon, Staff Writer

September 19, 2013


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Uncategorized

by Dan Sheldon, senior It is that time of the year where athletes will be committing to schools for their respective sport. Jake Wright, senior, has started the trend for HHS, committing to The Citadel Military School in Charleston, South Carolina, a Division One program, for basketball. Wright has recei...

Boys soccer loses to Wayzata 3-1

Boys soccer loses to Wayzata 3-1

Sam Hromatka, Editor-in-Chief of the Web

September 11, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Soccer, Sports

by Sam Hromatka, senior The HHS boys soccer team has dropped to last in conference with a record of 2-4 after losing to the Wayzata Trojans (3-3)  last night 3-1. The Royals are 0-2 in conference play with an earlier loss to Minnetonka and last night’s game. The game was promising for the Royals...

Royals drop second home game 23-14 to Maple Grove

Royals drop second home game 23-14 to Maple Grove

Eli Badower and Dan Sheldon

September 10, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

by Eli Badower and Dan Sheldon, seniors The football team suffered their second defeat of the season on Friday, falling 23-14 to 7th ranked Maple Grove.  Adding injury to insult, backup quarterback Oscar Johnson, sophomore, broke his ankle and is out for the season. Johnson’s injury thrusts Luke Hill...

Royals takes on Maple Grove in tough test at home

Eli Badower and Dan Sheldon

September 6, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

by Eli Badower and Dan Sheldon, seniors The HHS varsity football team is continuing their season tonight Friday Sep. 6 against Maple Grove, ranked number 8 in the state according to the Star Tribune. Maple Grove has played only one game so far this season, a 41-0 victory over Armstrong.  They are led ...

Football wins home opener after week zero loss

Kyle Makey, Buisness Manager

September 5, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

by Kyle Makey, junior The Royals played their second game of the season at home last Thursday, recording their first win of the season over Apple Valley by the score of 33-17.  The Royals lost their season opener at Chaska in a week zero game by a score of 41-39.  Tyler Lee, junior, rushed for 152 ya...

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