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Friday night lights are back

Friday night lights are back

August 27, 2018

With the academic year getting into full swing, athletics are also beginning to start up. One of these sports is football, and the Rebels are coming off a successful 8-2 season. With an abundance of upperclassmen, the team is full of experience. After a busy summer of conditioning and preparing, the team is ready to take on all challengers lying in the upcoming season. The team is expecting to have some good game...

Starting off the season strong

Starting off the season strong

August 27, 2018

There are a lot of questions being asked about what the girls’ volleyball roster would look like this year after graduating four seniors from last season. Who was going to replace Lauren Fey, Amelia Banister, Hannah Irmer, and Grace Lawrie, all of whom played pivotal roles for the Rebels? Head coach Missy Marsh is asking a lot of this year’s seniors as leaders to the large portion of underclassm...

Boys’ tennis serves up another season

Boys’ tennis serves up another season

August 27, 2018

The Rebels swept the Flashes to start off their 2018 tennis season. Varsity won 3-2 assisted by the Schofield and Meek brothers. Varsity’s single victories came from senior Austin Schofield and sophomore Tyler Schofield. Roncalli’s deciding win came in doubles from sophomore Kaden Meek and senior Garrett Meek, who emerged victorious after a nail-biting three hour match. The JV team completed ...

Experience and chemistry: a winning combination

Experience and chemistry: a winning combination

August 24, 2018

The boys’ soccer team began its season on Saturday, August 11th, with games against Center Grove. Both JV and Varsity teams suffered a defeat against the Trojans, with the varsity team losing 5-1 and the JV losing 4-1. Freshman defender Hugo Herndon scored for the rebels JV team, and senior midfielder Owen Spotts scored for the varsity team. Following last year’s season, the team has had a shaky start....

Undefeated underdogs

Undefeated underdogs

May 22, 2018

The girls lacrosse team traveled to Lafayette on Saturday, May 12 to compete in a round robin against Elkhart and Lafayette Harrison. With this being the girls’ first year on the field, they faced off against experienced teams, and nerves ran rampant amongst the players. Going into the tournament, the Rebel lacrosse girls had lost six games and tied 2-2 with Carmel. In a stellar performance ...

Baseball team currently riding twelve game winning streak

Baseball team currently riding twelve game winning streak

May 22, 2018

It has been 16 days since the Rebel baseball team lost a game. Now that may not seem like much, but in baseball, 16 days equates to 12 games. As a result, the Rebels are now riding an 11 game winning streak entering the end of the season. Monday night at Victory Field, the baseball team crowned themselves County Champions with a 5-3 win over Perry Meridian. Senior shortstop Harrison Koppenhofer p...

Seniors lead team to County Championship

Seniors lead team to County Championship

May 21, 2018

With a 23-2 record and Marion County Championship under its belt, the Roncalli softball team has proven itself to be a strong force heading into the postseason. Seven seniors make up the roster, including All-Marion Country winners Lauren Fey and Jordan Jenkins. The infielder and pitcher, respectively, will continue their softball careers in college. Sophomore Amber Linton is another All-Mario...

Finishing strong

Finishing strong

May 21, 2018

The boys’ track team has had a solid season so far. Led by a strong senior class, the team is getting ready for their sectional competition. The team most recently competed in its Marion County meet, which previews who to watch going into the championship season. On the track, senior Myles Lyngh is performing well, as he got a PR in the 800 going into their championship season at the Marion ...

Romano Leads The Path to Victory

Romano Leads The Path to Victory

May 17, 2018

  The boys lacrosse 2018 season has been going very well with a rare first six game winning streak almost ever. Senior Vinny Romano has had a very memorable season. “It’s going great, about how we predicted it would go at the beginning of the season,”  Romano said. “The Center Grove game was my favorite because it had a deep emotional connection to my family, since the first time we played ...

One final round-tripper

One final round-tripper

May 17, 2018

A state championship as sophomores. A loss last year in the regional championship to the eventual state champion Cathedral Irish. Through three or four years of baseball, this senior class has played well into June on their journey to the state championship. This year plans to be no different. Just as senior athletes have dominated the majority of the rosters this year, the baseball ros...

Sprinting to a victory

Sprinting to a victory

May 17, 2018

Track and field is a very competitive sport. With so many events to succeed in, anyone can reach their goals and exceed expectations. Roncalli has had a history of great track and field teams, and this year’s girl’s team is no exception. This year, the Rebels practiced hard and it showed. With great finishes in many JV and varsity meets, athletes across the board showed great improvement in the...

Athletes demonstrate grit

Athletes demonstrate grit

May 17, 2018

For the average high school senior, juggling athletics, schoolwork, extracurriculars, possibly jobs, along with college applications is exhausting. Adding a life threatening illness on top of all these struggles is something a typical high schooler cannot begin to fathom. However, for two seniors, this became a reality. Senior Shane Moylan battled and defeated a rare form of non-Hodgkins lymphoma...

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