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Dance Team attends national competition in Florida

On Feb. 2, the McNicholas Dance Team headed to Orlando, Florida, for the National Dance Team Championship. Teams from across the country qualified for the event, sponsored by the Universal Dance Association (UDA). The senior dancers include Felicia Marino, Hailey Snyder, and Kate Whitesell. The juniors are made up of Janie Ferris, Caitlin Jacobs, and … Continue reading

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Women’s basketball seniors ball at home for final time

After playing their final game at McNicholas, the women’s varsity basketball seniors got the best of the famous saying, “Time flies when you’re having fun.” Seniors Katey Byrne, Abby Conard, Gillian Donnelly, Jaclyn Geygan, Morgan Vogler, and Mandy Woll were honored prior to their final home game on Feb. 6 for their hard work and … Continue reading

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Transition from GCCYS to GCL shifts in intensity

The GCCYS, formally known as CYO, was a time in students’ lives where sports were a fun pastime. With light practice schedules, games were more for fun than competition. Transitioning from GCCYS in elementary school to GCL in high school is a major shift for many due to the intensity level of the competition and … Continue reading

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Sports Play of the Month: Rocket basketball falls to the Spartans

On Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, the McNicholas Rockets played the Roger Bacon Spartans in a closely matched game. Since McNick and Roger Bacon are in the same GCL conference, this game affected both of their standings. As of Jan. 30, 2017, Roger Bacon was ranked first in the GCL Coed South Conference, and McNick was … Continue reading

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Students attend the 59th annual Mardi Gras Pageant and Dance on Feb. 19, 2017. Christiane Hazzard was crowned the Mardi Gras Queen and Jacob Fries was named King.

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