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Heater: Emma Halter serves up a fastball against Martinsville. Halter led the team to a victory with seven aces.

Longhorn Commit

October 23, 2020

    Emma Halter is a current junior that attends Roncalli High School. Halter plays volleyball and has been the varsity libero for three years consecutively. While she remains being the libero the starting cast around her has a much different look this year. The varsity team lost four starting seniors and the roster is much younger than last year.      Halter is looking forward to an outs...

CRIP WALK: Sophomore Nick Stewart strolls around his house. Stewart is currently recovering in a rehab program.

JV quarterback out for the Season

September 2, 2020

This summer, sophomore Nick Stewart experienced a season-ending injury while playing basketball for his AAU team. Tearing his ACL during a game, Stewart’s life was changed drastically,as he now has to navigate his new life of physical therapy and recovery.  “I dribbled back into another player and we hit each other's knees and I fell to the ground,” sophomore Stewart said. Going out of t...

NBA Restart

NBA Restart

September 1, 2020

  With the NBA restart on July 30, fans have been very excited to see their favorite players and teams back on the court for the first time in a few months. What does the Roncalli community think of the NBA restart?  For the restart, the NBA sent teams to Orlando for their remaining games to be played in what they are calling the bubble - but what would some fans think of how they did it...

STARTING STRONG:  Senior Chiara Schilten controls the ball in front of the Greenfield defender.  Schilten scored a goal in this game.

Hanging on by a thread

August 31, 2020

Due to COVID-19, athletes saw spring seasons cancelled or postponed. Most fall athletes this year could have their season taken away in the blink of an eye.  However, sports have commenced with limited fans.  Girls’ golf started their season at the Hamilton Southeastern invitational on August 4th. Top golfers included sophomore Elsie Kerr with 85 followed by senior Sarah Strodtbeck and senior Katy Doninger....

Senior Alec Viduya celebrates under the lights in Bankers Life Fieldhouse after a big state championship win against opponent JaJuan Anderson (WCHS), 6-4.

Wrestlers come out of the state tournament on top

April 9, 2020

Going into the state tournament, Coach Wade McClurg knew it would be a tough road ahead. “Our state is extremely difficult to win because it is a grueling four-week single-class tournament series with no wrestlebacks,” said McClurg. At the end of the two-day IHSAA State Finals, Roncalli had two wrestlers come out on top, seniors Brayden Lowery and Alec Viduya, winning their weight classes...

IT IS ALL CANCELLED: Fans will have to wait another year for the NCAA tournament. The tournament has been cancelled this year due to the Corona Virus.

March sadness is here

March 21, 2020

Most sports fans look forward to the month of March as NBA playoff spots are on the line, March Madness, and new sports seasons. However, many fans have been left disappointed as COVID-19 has rampaged world wide causing a suspension to almost all professional sports. The NBA was the first to break the news that they would be suspending games for the foreseeable future after Jazz star, Rudy Gobe...

DRIVING IN THE PAINT:  Senior Alana Vinson dribbles the ball down the lane and finishes at the rim. Vinson completed the game with 21 points and nine rebounds.

Lady Rebels focus on chemistry

December 13, 2019

Most winter sports have already began their seasons. One of those sports is girls basketball. The team has started the season off strong through their experience, team chemistry, and defense. “We have players with a lot of varsity experience,” assistant coach Tim Crissman said. “Our leadership within the program will help the younger players as well.” Throughout the offseason, the bask...

ROAD TO VICTORY: Freshman Bryce Lowery wins by tech fall, 16-1, in his match against Baugh (Greenwood) in the varsity dual meet Dec. 5th.

State-ranked wrestlers commence

December 13, 2019

Following a year in which the Rebel wrestling team had five state finalists, this year’s team has big shoes to fill.  With 10 of 14 starters returning from last year, coach Wade McClurg has a reason for optimism. “There is a really good balance of varsity experience returning on this year’s team, coupled with a lot of freshmen and sophomores that will contribute right away and bring d...

SETTING UP THE SERVE: Last year, junior Sam Limcaco winds up to serve a killer ace against Bishop Chatard. He will be one of the returning varsity players for this upcoming season.

Tennis the menace

August 22, 2019

Another season of boys’ tennis is ready to commence.  After winning the 10th sectional title in the program, the tennis teams looks to build upon their victory in the upcoming season. Due to a big graduating class, the tennis team will be without a senior class this season. They will have two of their returning varsity singles players junior Tyler Schofield and junior Sam Limcaco. Additionally, t...

Senior Amanda Prather is up to bat in Roncalli's home game against Whiteland. Prather had helped in the varsity win by contributing 2 hits and RBIs.

Starting the season right

April 24, 2019

The Lady Rebels softball program kicked off its season with a strong start. Each team won its first game and continue strong from its high start. The seasons look very promising as they go towards their goals to become Circle City Conference, Marion County, and Sectional championships and win 20 games. Instead of having a freshman, junior varsity, and varsity teams, the softball program is currently d...

NUMBER ONE, BABY: Roncalli wrestlers celebrate their first place win. Senior Elijah Mahan holds Coach Wade McClurg's baby in celebration.

Roncalli Wrestling shatters multiple records winning Semi-State

February 15, 2019

Five wrestlers “punched their ticket” to the IHSAA Wrestling State Championship, which is this weekend at Banker’s Life Fieldhouse downtown. “We are excited for these five individuals to represent Roncalli at the IHSAA State Finals,” said Head Wrestling Coach Wade McClurg. “Our guys have set themselves up well to make a run at their individual goals this weekend, and those individual p...

OVERPOWERING: Senior Trent Smith wrestles his opponent to the ground receiving points for a take down. Smith and other veterans are looking forward to what is looking to be a promising season.

Season begins for Rebel wrestlers

December 10, 2018

The Roncalli Wrestling team has had an outstanding last few years. Four state placers are returning this year: senior Elijah Mahan, and juniors Alec Viduya, Brayden Lowery, and Tyce Freije. The team is expecting to be very competitive this year. But what happens behind those infamous doors in the wrestling building? Spike ball. Before the wrestlers get to the intense mental and physical work, they ...

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