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The student news site of Inglemoor High School

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Coach Christian Hanna instructs players how to block during a drill on June 2.

Football to no longer play other NSD high schools

Jackie Su and Arushi Sharma June 27, 2022

Since 1998, Inglemoor’s football team has played competitively at the 4A level in the KingCo conference. Schools placed in the 4A level have at least 1,300 students in grades nine to eleven. Starting...

 Peer coach Erin Geoffray with athlete Marcos Rodriguez at the last bowling game on April 5.

Getting the ball rolling with unified bowling

Alissa Lau and Olivia Kim May 4, 2022

Unified Bowling is an opportunity for students with disabilities to train with peer coaches outside of the special education program and to compete with other schools. Peer coaches work alongside the athletes...

Freshman JayJay Maclean poses to throw a javelin at a practice on April 4.

Sticks & frisbees: Viking track and field athletes

Siqi Li and Natalie Dion May 1, 2022

Track and field has been a highly successful sport at Inglemoor since the school was built in 1965. And it remains so, despite two years of canceled meets due to COVID-19. The large team meets every weekday...

Junior captain of the girl’s badminton team Kat Zuo wins second place at the 2022 KingCo tournament.

Kingco Kat scores high

Hope Rasa, Sports Editor April 24, 2022

Junior badminton captain and DECA vice president of public relations Kat Zuo returned from DECA nationals in Atlanta, Georgia, only a few hours before placing second in the KingCo badminton tournament...

Junior Ava Lachmann practices putting on March 3.

Spotlight: Girls badminton, golf and tennis

Kath Shelden and Mya Vo March 21, 2022

Badminton Senior captain Alice Taylor said that badminton is a relatively new sport at Inglemoor, and the current team is about half new recruits, thanks to shortened seasons caused by COVID for the...

Deniz Muhittinglu at the Inglemoor vs. Juanita soccer match at Pop Keeney on Mar. 15.

Spotlight: Boys soccer and lacrosse

Violet Brose and Natalie Dion March 20, 2022

Over a dozen sports teams will play this spring season, including boys soccer and lacrosse. But according to many spring players, their games draw very few spectators. Junior soccer team captain Ty Dixey...

As athletic complaints arise, Inglemoor athletes admit their feelings about high school coaching culture.

Bringing athletic concerns forward

Jackie Su and Olivia Kim February 7, 2022

Popular culture and Hollywood have demonstrated that high school sports are one of the most celebrated aspects of high school culture. But with that celebration comes pressure on student athletes to perform,...

Seniors Lillian Han and Noah Laird share their excitement about committing to their future colleges.

Lillian Han and Noah Laird: Early Commits

Siqi Li, Reporter February 7, 2022

Lillian Han - Archery Senior Lillian Han has committed via Early Decision to Columbia University for their archery program. Han said that she started participating in archery because she thinks it is...

As winter sports begin, the girls gymnastics, boys wrestling and swim and dive prepare for an eventful season.

Spotlight: Swim & Dive, Wrestling, Gymnastics

William He, Reporter December 15, 2021

Swim & Dive Head Coach Corey Martin said boys swim & dive has had some minor setbacks this season but still remains a tight-knit group. Even though the swim team practices are at 5:15 a.m.,...

Former ASH members Jason Murphy, Noah Albanese, Conor Saarinen, Matthew McCallum, and Kaden Mullins posing at the football game on Sept. 3, 2021 at Juanita High School.

ASH boys “never” die

Jackie Su and Aldo Giannini November 24, 2021

An ever-present sight at football games over the last few years has been a group of senior boys known as ASH, which stands for Assembled Student Hype. They initiated chants, led the student section and...

The girls soccer team, boys water polo team, and crew share their favorite moments during the fall sports season.

Spotlight: Girls Soccer, Boys Water Polo, and Crew

Hope Rasa, Sports Editor November 24, 2021

The girls’ soccer team lost against Glacier Peak during their second game of the season. However, junior team member Riley McQuade said that loss helped the team learn, and it didn’t prevent them from...

Inglemoor High School Football on September 20, 2019 in Kenmore WA, USA.  Photo credit: Jason Tanaka

Cheering on through COVID

Selin Asan, Reporter May 18, 2021

“You can’t ride the Viking ship! The front’s on fire, the back is lit! Paddle, paddle, tippy, tippy, tippy!” Being a crowd leader and spirit raiser is one of the many responsibilities cheerleaders...

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