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Bumpy start to the season

Bumpy start to the season

September 8, 2016

The girls' volleyball team has had a challenging start to the season. The Lady Rebels kicked off the season with tough losses to Lawrence North, Carmel, Cathedral, and Guerin Catholic. In the first ever Circle City Conference Round Robin tournament the Rebels were able to defeat Brebuf and Bishop Charard. Despite the rough start, the team is hopeful. "We're showing improvement every game," said senior ...

Working toward the goal

Working toward the goal

September 8, 2016

The girls' varsity soccer had a record winning season last year. The team won 17 games and lost just four last season. Seven seniors graduated from that team, and the challenge was to fill those gaps. This year, seven seniors, six juniors, two sophomores, and three freshman show what they’ve got in store for this upcoming season. So far, the team has started its season by winning three games, ...

Football season kicks off

Football season kicks off

September 6, 2016

As fall sports continue, the Rebel football team has had an excellent debut to its season. For the first time since 2012, the Rebels have defeated Southport High School in a thrilling exhibition. Along with this big win, the team has also taken down two other rivals, the Franklin Central Flashes and the Chatard Trojans. This is the first year since 2004 that the Rebels have gone 3-0 to start the seas...

Rainy start to new season

Rainy start to new season

August 22, 2016

The girls’ golf team started its season off on a great note. At their first match, the Lawrence Central Invite, the Rebels took first, led by juniors Sophia Egold shooting a 94 followed by Annie Sullivan shooting a 96. The team continued its win by taking ninth at the Hamilton Southeastern Invite and fourth at the All Catholic Invite. This season has been different than any other season being that ...

Driving to success

Driving to success

May 12, 2016

The boys golf team is midway into the season and has just suffered a tough loss at the Sollman invite, but the golfers plan to rally and finish their season strongly. “This year has been a learning process for all of us, but we seem to have high hopes.” said sophomore Drew Fleming. “Our team has a lot of potential because we seem to just get better everyday.” Fleming is one of the returning go...

Championship aspirations still intact

Championship aspirations still intact

April 22, 2016

Coming into the season with state championship aspirations, coupled with a ranking of the number one varsity team in the state, the boys volleyball team has started the year with a lot of expectations to live up to. While the Rebels may appear to be crumbling under pressure, they have lost two early games to the lower ranked Southport and Cathedral, a closer look reveals the season is still int...

Track season kicks off

Track season kicks off

April 15, 2016

As the Roncalli boys and girls track team start their season, the outlook for the season is positive, as the team has four returning juniors and seniors. These include the football stars Justin Saylor and Gabe Otley, as well as the basketball team’s Paige Saylor. The track team is undoubtedly excited for the return of senior Katie Carson who will most likely go to state for shot put. Roncalli’s...

Seniors lead way

Seniors lead way

April 15, 2016

Softball has begun a new season and with a new season, comes new goals.  “Our goals are to win 20 games, win the Marion County Championship, and a sectional championship,” said Varsity head coach, David Lauck. This year’s team has many strengths, including team chemistry and senior leadership. “Our eight seniors carry the leadership load, but we also have returning underclassmen who e...

Freshman captures first

Freshman captures first

February 12, 2016

We are now about halfway through the girls’ gymnastics season. They won their most recent meet against New Castle, bringing their record to 5-1. Freshman Makenna Clarke placed second for Vault, and first for Bars, Beam, Floor, and All Around, freshman Faith Fries came in fourth for Vault, senior Emma Wrege came in third for Bars, and sophomore Kayleigh Winter came in fourth for Beam. In the me...

Swimming toward state

Swimming toward state

February 12, 2016

With Sectionals coming up on February 20th, the team begins to set their goals for the end of the year. They want to be fully prepared, so that they can end their season well. “We hope to do well in sectionals and regionals, and get some swimmers into state,” said senior, Eddie Huck. The team has had a very strong season this year, including making history at the Marion County meet back in Dece...

Rebels on their way to semi-state

Rebels on their way to semi-state

February 11, 2016

Three Roncalli wrestlers are on their way to semi-state. Seniors Nick Ellis, Tyler Smith, and Quinn Cecil are now advancing to semi-state at New Castle. The road thus far into the tournament hasn’t been easy. First the Rebels had to make it out of their sectional, which was without a doubt the hardest in the state, facing number one Warren Central and number four New Palestine. After this they had...

Gaining major recognition

Gaining major recognition

February 11, 2016

A year ago, senior Lindsey Corsaro watched her junior season come to an unexpected halt. During the game against Bedford North Lawrence, Corsaro tore her ACL and was forced to sit out the rest of the season. However, with lots of knee strengthening and recovery, Corsaro made a full comeback for her senior year, one that most people might not have expected. Corsaro was chosen as one of 25 candidates for...

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