The Holtonian

NFL Playoff Matchups

Will Davies

February 4, 2020

The NFL Playoffs culminate in matchups between the 2 best teams in the NFC and the 2 best teams in the AFC. This year the championship games were dominant. The AFC led off championship weekend with the second seeded Kansas City Chiefs facing the sixth seeded Tennessee Titans. The Titans had been on a...

Remembering Kobe Bryant

Aaran McAllister, Sports Editor

January 27, 2020

January 26, 2020 will be a day that sports fans everywhere will remember. It was on this day that the legendary Kobe Bean Bryant and his daughter Gianna passed away after a tragic helicopter crash. Bryant will be remembered as not only one of the all time great players in NBA history, but a revered...

Dodd continues basketball journey

Tymber Klahr, 21st Century Journalism reporter

December 26, 2019

  Freshman guard and post player Tiara Dodd has played basketball since she was a child, and is continuing her journey this year on the HHS team. Dodd gets to play quite a bit for being only a freshman and loves every second of it. The teamwork so far has been doing very well, and Dodd state...

Heard about boxing? Junior Ashlynn Herd shares her experiences

Evelyn Crayton, 21st Century Journalism Reporter

December 11, 2019

     When most people think of boxing, they probably think of super big buff dudes with anger issues. They think of loud boxing matches with lots of screaming and lots of blood. But for junior Ash Herd it’s quite the opposite.    While she does say the adrenaline...

HHS boys meet Atchison

Dalton Ent, 21st Century Journalism reporter

December 7, 2019

That time of year has come to Holton, and it is time for the first basketball game of the season. For the kick off of the season Holton Wildcats will be playing Atchison Redmen. Last year Holton lost to Atchison by 3 points.  Holton Wildcats coach Connor Bechard said, “Atchison’s biggest strength i...

Worst Take Episode 1

Aaran McAllister, Sports Editor

September 30, 2019

Worst Take is back and better than ever!

Tailgate For the Win

Cody Mulroy, Online Editor

September 18, 2019

The tradition is back. When you think of college football, you also think of all the crazy tailgates college students have. Holton High School is trying to shift that over to high school. Juniors Rees Robinson, Kyler Rose, and Blake Mulroy, along with seniors Cody Mulroy, and Eli Prine decided to make...

Spring Sports Updates

Cody Mulroy, Online Editor

May 3, 2019

Holton Baseball is 7-7 on the year along with a 7-3 record in league. Regionals will take place on Monday, April 13thand will go through Thursday, April 16th. They will have to win a total of three games at regionals to advance to state. Holton Softball is 14-2 on the year and 10-0 in league. The end of...

McAllister’s MashUp

Aaran McAllister, Sports Editor

March 29, 2019

March is finally upon us. March is the best month of the year. March brings madness. The only down side to March is the busting of my bracket. Kansas State tragically lost in the first round of the tournament. The only consolation I felt was KU getting waxed in the second round. I can go the sleep...

Worst Take Episode 3: Playoff Preview

Aaran McAllister

January 11, 2019 The boys cover the upcoming Divisional playoff round.

Worst Take Episode 2

November 9, 2018

The guys chat about everybody's favorite NFL team, the Chiefs, and also cover the upcoming winter sports.

Worst Take Episode 1

Aaran McAllister

October 25, 2018   Juniors Aaran McAllister and Brady Boswell kickoff the newest sports podcast, Worst Take. 

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