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Patriot teams win boys and girls State track championships

Patriot teams win boys and girls State track championships

Madison Landon, News Editor
May 30, 2017
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On Friday, May 26, LHS varsity track athletes began a memorable weekend at the State track meet. The first day of the weekend-long meet was held in Brandon, SD, while the second day moved to Howard Wood Field. Going into the weekend of the final meet, both the boys and girls sides were undefeated in...

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May 24, 2017
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Sneaker Heat

Sneaker Heat

Oliver Lockwood-Powell, Staff Writer
May 24, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

In December of 1891, James Naismith created one of the world's most popular sports to date, the sport of basketball. Ever since the start, the trend during basketball has been to match jerseys with your teammates and as far as shoes go, you should be individual in your own style. With everything e...

Male athlete of the year: Gabe Peters

Male athlete of the year: Gabe Peters

Oliver Lockwood-Powell, Staff Writer
May 24, 2017
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LHS has been known for its various talented athletes, musicians, actors, artists and others. Some more than others stick out above the crowd and Gabe Peters can be put in that category. For most of his high school career, Peters could be found hoisting up State Championship trophies, racking up nine in to...

LHS baseball comes to an end

LHS baseball comes to an end

Sidney Brower, Staff Writer
May 24, 2017
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When spring comes around, so does baseball season. This means the LHS boys grab their gear and head off to the fields. With tough competition throughout the season, they work hard to make LHS proud. With each new year comes a new season, but the mentality remains the same. During every game the team...

LHS boys tennis team takes state for the fourth consecutive year

LHS boys tennis team takes state for the fourth consecutive year

Abbie Griffin, Staff Writer
May 23, 2017
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The LHS boys tennis team made quite a racket this weekend after winning their fourth straight state title and fifteenth overall, the most tennis state titles held by any team in the state. Over the course of the season, the boys obtained a 23-0 record and had a total of 240 points more than the secon...

Patriot Pride Video-2017

Patriot Pride Video-2017
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Karli Soyland, Photographer
May 18, 2017
Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Sports, Video

The Patriot Pride video features special moments from the 2016-17 school year! What a great year, LHS!

2017 NBA draft lottery results

2017 NBA draft lottery results

Oliver Lockwood-Powell, Staff Writer
May 17, 2017
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The 2017 NBA draft lottery is set and the Boston Celtics took home the bacon. On Tuesday, May 16, the ping pong balls were put into place and were drawn at random to decide the 1-14 picks in this coming NBA draft on June 22. Boston, with the best odds to land the first overall pick, victoriously kept...

NBA playoff review

NBA playoff review

Sydney Rosinsky, Social Media Coordinator/ Op Ed
May 15, 2017
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Eight teams every year from the Western conference and Eastern conference make it to the playoffs in the NBA. Each team they are matched with is set to play the best of seven series. Once a team loses a series, they are out. This year, the first round of the Western side’s playoffs included Golden...

2017 NFL Hard Knocks

2017 NFL Hard Knocks

Oliver Lockwood-Powell, Staff Writer
May 11, 2017
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In past NFL seasons, the NFL has selected one squad to represent the league for the HBO series of “Hard Knocks.” While being filmed and wired during pre-season training camps, lifting events, meetings and more, the players and coaches reveal the true side of what a day in the life of an NFL playe...

Dakota Relays review

Dakota Relays review

Megan Landon, Sports Editor
May 9, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

This past weekend the 92nd annual Howard Wood Dakota Relays took place and the Pats made the most of the beautiful weather. The meet is widely known as one of the best track and field meets in the Midwest with some of the best competition in the region traveling to Sioux Falls to compete. In just two d...

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