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Basketball Defies the Odds

Basketball Defies the Odds

Luke Mullin, editor-in-chief

March 19, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Prep basketball wasn’t expected to amount to much by most metrics, but they made it to the state tournament nonetheless. On Thursday, March 9, Creighton Prep fell to Norfolk in the quarterfinals of the state tournament to cap off a successful season that exceeded expectations. Coming into the season, Prep was ranked as t...

Varsity Soccer Shoots to Reclaim State Title

Varsity Soccer Shoots to Reclaim State Title

Will Lighthart, Junior Jay Staffwriter

March 17, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The Varsity soccer squad has come extremely close to the state title the past three seasons. In 2014, Prep lost in the semifinals to archrival, Westside. In 2015 and 2016, Prep was defeated in the championship game to Millard West and Omaha South, respectively. This year, however, things are different. 1...

Baseball Gears Up to Defend State Title

Baseball Gears Up to Defend State Title

Will Lighthart, Junior Jay Staffwriter

March 17, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The Prep varsity baseball squad is coming off an exceptional 2016 season. Looking towards a fast-approaching 2017 season, Coach Pat Mooney hopes to prepare the players new to Prep baseball for the high expectations of Prep baseball excellence. According to Mooney, “the senior leadership is kind of deceiv...

PHOTOS: Prep Hockey vs Millard South

PHOTOS: Prep Hockey vs Millard South

James Heldridge, Jay Journal Photographer

March 16, 2017


Filed under Photos, Showcase, Sports

Yost Moves up the Ranks

Yost Moves up the Ranks

Luke Mullin, editor-in-chief

March 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

One of Prep’s premier coaching talents, head football coach Andy Yost, is moving on. Yost accepted a job at Benedictine College to be running backs coach at the NAIA-level school. Formerly the head football coach for two seasons, Yost compiled a 14-8 record, leading the Junior Jays to the state se...

Prep swimming wins state for the 11th year in a row

Prep swimming wins state for the 11th year in a row

Josh Brester

March 3, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Another season, and another state title for the Creighton Prep swimming team, their eleventh straight. The state meet was full of great swims and swimmers that put in quality performances to guide Prep to another title. The success isn’t just thanks to the swimmers, it is also thanks to the amazing...

2017 Wrestling Recap

2017 Wrestling Recap

James Heldridge, Jay Journal Staff

March 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Creighton Prep wrestling team has achieved many things this year, with the varsity team having a 5-9 dual record this season. Senior Eamon Morrison started out the year not ranked in the top six, but finished the year beating the second, fourth, fifth and sixth ranked wrestlers on his way to the f...

PHOTOS: Varsity Basketball vs. Millard West

PHOTOS: Varsity Basketball vs. Millard West

Jeff Dong, Jay Journal Staff

March 1, 2017


Filed under News, Photos, Showcase, Sports

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PHOTOS: Varsity Basketball vs. Lincoln Southeast

PHOTOS: Varsity Basketball vs. Lincoln Southeast

Jeff Dong, Jay Journal Staff

February 21, 2017


Filed under News, Photos, Sports

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PHOTOS: Varsity Basketball vs. Papio

PHOTOS: Varsity Basketball vs. Papio

Jeff Dong, Jay Journal Staff

February 21, 2017


Filed under News, Photos, Showcase, Sports

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PHOTOS: Varsity Basketball vs. Rockhurst

PHOTOS: Varsity Basketball vs. Rockhurst

Jeff Dong, Jay Journal Staff

February 14, 2017


Filed under News, Photos, Showcase, Sports

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PHOTOS: Varsity Basketball vs. Omaha North

PHOTOS: Varsity Basketball vs. Omaha North

Jeff Dong, Jay Journal Staff

February 14, 2017


Filed under News, Photos, Sports

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