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Lady Rebels focus on chemistry

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...

State-ranked wrestlers commence

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...

Tennis the menace

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...

Starting the season right

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...

Roncalli Wrestling shatters multiple records winning Semi-State

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...

Season begins for Rebel wrestlers

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 ...

“Shoeless” Perkins places 10th

“Shoeless” Perkins places 10th

December 10, 2018

Stumbling back to the minibus barefoot, senior Nick Perkins was pleased with his performance in the state meet. Expecting to place 13th, Perkins finished up at 10th.  As a state meet tradition, Perkins, along with his other competitors, tied his lucky spikes together one last time after three long seasons, and threw them into the “famous shoe tree” at Laverne Gibson course. However, the throw ...

Bringing home the hardware

Bringing home the hardware

November 8, 2018

The Rebels had two main goals this season- produce a presence in the Circle City Conference and win a sectional title, and they did just that. The Rebels defeated Perry Meridian 1-0 in the sectional final with a goal scored by senior William Bawi. “We waited four years and to finally beat Perry was great,” senior captain Daniel Woodruff said. After sectionals, the team continued to deliv...

Fantasy football means competing for bragging rights

Fantasy football means competing for bragging rights

October 11, 2018

With the NFL starting its season up in September, fans are getting excited. This also means something elseーfantasy football. Fantasy football can be confusing to those that do not typically follow football. But for those that do, it is an intense, competitive way to compete against friends. There are hundreds of thousands of leagues, and there are even some here at Roncalli. “I put some eff...

Girls volleyball ready for postseason run

Girls volleyball ready for postseason run

October 11, 2018

The Lady Rebels volleyball team has continually delivered win after win over the course of the regular season. Having finished the regular season at a record of 25-4 with both a county and conference championship to show for it, the focus is now on sectionals. Coach Missy Marsh has established a step by step mentality with the girls regarding postseason play. “The focus right now is definitely ...

Boys’ cross country team thrives under Coach Buckley

Boys’ cross country team thrives under Coach Buckley

October 9, 2018

The boys’ cross country team looks to continue to find success in October after a successful 2018 season. Senior Nick Perkins also hopes to advance to the state meet for the second year in a row. Going into the sectional meet, Perkins was complimentary of his opponents, while staying confident in his pace and ability. “I think the competition this year will yield some quick dudes from New Pal,...

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...

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