"The best way to predict your future is to create it." Abraham Lincoln

Lincoln High School Statesman

  • February 15Statesman applications are available in A404 and are due Friday, Feb. 24.

  • February 15Congratulations to Sam Anderson, Trevor Borman, Eric Feng, Thomas Laur and Maren Schultz for being National Merit Scholars

  • February 9Make sure to stop by room A134 this afternoon to see the cast list for "Pippin."

A week in review: 2/20-2/17

A week in review: 2/20-2/17

Ellie Lamberty, Staff Writer

Monday: Conferences were held after school from 4:30- 7:30 for all parents and students. They also were held Thursday night. Tuesday: The boys basketball team went to and defeated RHS. Thursday: Boys wrestling went to Yankton. Friday: There was...

February 17No Comments

Statesman app fundraising

Statesman app fundraising

Emily Whitney, Staff Writer

This week, the Statesman has been fundraising for an app which will facilitate the viewing of the website on cellular devices. The overall goal of fundraising was to earn $2,000 for the startup cost and money to keep the app running throughout the year...

February 16No Comments

2017 Student council results

2017 Student council results

Ellie Lamberty, Staff Writer

Friday, Feb 10, 2017, the new Student Council members were announced. Eight freshmen, four sophomores and three juniors were selected based on the election results in ad room. Below are the new members, Congrats! Freshman winners: Max Burchill Dav...

February 10No Comments

A week in review: 2/6-2/10

A week in review: 2/6-2/10

Anna Brecht, Entertainment Editor

Monday: LHS band hosted a winter concert in the auditorium. Tuesday: The girls basketball team hosted and defeated WHS. The boys basketball team visited and won against Watertown. Thursday: Boys wrestling went to RHS for a meet. Friday: Oral in...

February 10No Comments

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MLB spring training in full effect

MLB spring training in full effect

Oliver Lockwood-Powell, Staff Writer

Baseball is back and fans are ecstatic. It has been a whopping 105 days since baseball fans have seen a live game. The 2016 MLB World Series was on Nov. 2 and since then, people have been waiting up un...

February 15No Comments

Athlete of the Week Sydney Rosinsky

Athlete of the Week Sydney Rosinsky

Sidney Brower, Staff Writer

True dedication to a sport takes a lot of time and effort, and senior Sydney Rosinsky exemplifies all of this. She has been playing on the LHS girls basketball team for multiple years. Even as a freshman she ...

February 15No Comments

Super Bowl LI: Patriots make history

Super Bowl LI: Patriots make history

Jamie Brunken, Staff Writer

The Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots squared off on football's biggest stage, Super Bowl LI, with the Patriots coming out victorious 34-28. After leading through three quarters, the Falcons lo...

February 9No Comments

Athlete of the week: Hart

Athlete of the week: Hart

Megan Landon, Sports Editor

Being on a gymnastics team with no seniors and only one junior leaves room for younger girls on the team to step up and become leaders at a young age. LHS sophomore Lexi Hart has already taken a large...

February 8No Comments

Youngest Ball brother balls out for 92 points

Youngest Ball brother balls out for 92 points

February 8

2017 NBA mock draft: Top ten picks

2017 NBA mock draft: Top ten picks

February 8

LHS girls basketball team faces the WHS Warriors

LHS girls basketball team faces the WHS Warriors

February 8

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Tuesday, February 7

    Girls Basketball

    LHS 71 - WHS 53

  • Tuesday, February 7

    Boys Basketball

    LHS 57 - Watertown 51

  • Tuesday, January 31

    Boys Basketball

    LHS 52 - Brookings 61

  • Tuesday, January 31

    Girls Basketball

    LHS 52 - Brookings 49

  • Friday, January 27

    Girls Basketball

    LHS 55 - OG 51

Justin Bieber and other influential musicians miss out on Grammy’s

Justin Bieber and other influential musicians miss out on Grammy’s

Anna Brecht, Entertainment Editor

The Grammy’s is one of the biggest entertainment award ceremonies of the year, and it happened to be last weekend. Elegant and glamorous like always, it seemed to be a success...

February 17

The unnecessary comments about ripped jeans

The unnecessary comments about ripped jeans

  Not many teenagers are able to say that they have been to a family gathering without a family member commenting on the holes in their jeans. Comments like, “Why d...

February 17

The importance of the most important meal of the day

The importance of the most important meal of the day

Megan Landon, Sports Editor

When I wake up in the morning, I’ll admit that I’ve skipped out on breakfast a fair amount of times or have been reluctant to eat because I’m just not hungry at 7 a.m...

February 15

It’s Yeezy season

It’s Yeezy season

Summer Ericson, Staff Writer

Saturday was a tiring day for the “hype beasts” (sneakerheads) that managed to get their hands on a pair of Yeezys. Releasing as early as 4 a.m., only the luckiest got ...

February 13

Live a little

Live a little

February 7

Is ID checking a waste of time?

February 7

Attention: You can die from a coffee overdose

Attention: You can die from a coffee overdose

February 6

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"The best way to predict your future is to create it." Abraham Lincoln
"The best way to predict your future is to create it." Abraham Lincoln