Netflix Update-September

By Sam Linson      September is a beautiful month for Netflix. Some classic movies are making a glorious return (The Breakfast Club, Groundhog Day), as well as Netflix originals (American Vandal). Nacho Libre, Scarface, Spider-Man 3, and Bruce Almighty slid in on September 1. A couple Netflix originals made their Netflix debut, Disenchantment andContinue reading “Netflix Update-September”

Fresh Start for Model United Nations

By Sam Linson Last year, Mr. Phil Helt took the reins of the Model United Nations Club of Rockhurst High School. Helt is the coach of the nationally recognized Rockhurst Speech and Debate Team, and Helt decided to revamp a decorated former dynasty with his winning attitude and killer mentality.   “Our goal is toContinue reading “Fresh Start for Model United Nations”

From the Rose Theatre to Italy

By Cody Metcalf The choir program at Rockhurst is one of the many exciting activities our school has to offer. Since Mr. Sam Anderson has taken over the choir program, he has turned it into a competitive group of performers that often earns the highest scores in state competitions. Anderson strives to make the RockhurstContinue reading “From the Rose Theatre to Italy”

Winkeler Returns to the Swim and Dive Team

by Jack January           After three years away, Coach Paul Winkeler has made a triumphant return to the Rockhurst Swim and Dive program. Winkeler has established a name for himself as a Missouri swim coach. Between 2004-2015 the Swim and Dive team earned 11 consecutive state championships. Winkeler sat down withContinue reading “Winkeler Returns to the Swim and Dive Team”

Rockhurst vs Rock Bridge Preview

By Quin Roney On Friday night, the Hawklets face the Rock Bridge Bruins for their first test of the season. Rockhurst looks to get revenge from last year, as they fell in Columbia, 17-14. When asked what this game means for the senior class, senior lineman Jack McInerney said, “It’s a big game for theContinue reading “Rockhurst vs Rock Bridge Preview”

Winter Sports Schedule

Hockey Games and times subject to change Regular Season Wichita Jr. Thunder Varsity  @ Rockhurst Hawklets Varsity Date: Sat Dec 17, 2016 @ 3:50 pm – 5:20 pm Location: Independence Events Center ROCKHURST HAWKLETS VARSITY – Regular Season Rockhurst Hawklets Varsity  @ Wichita Jr. Thunder Varsity Date: Sat Jan 07, 2017 @ 4:00 pm –Continue reading “Winter Sports Schedule”

St. Teresa’s teacher passes away

STA piano teacher and accompanist Steven Karlin passed away Oct. 21 at 29 years old. Karlin taught at STA for 6 years, where he was dedicated to the choir program, theatre department and GSA club. Students left flowers in his memory Oct. 24 at 7 a.m. in the quad. Rockhurst’s condolences are with its sister schoolContinue reading “St. Teresa’s teacher passes away”