The Challenger

Unified Basketball

Unified Basketball
The Inclusion Revolution is making its way through Des Moines Public Schools with Unified sports starting this week.
January 13, 2020

Nearly everyone attends the varsity basketball games every Tuesday and Friday night. The games are full of friends, food, and some intense games of basketball. Starting this month, there will be added...

What does it take to be a student athlete?

What does it take to be a student athlete?
The juggling act of being both a student and an athlete.
October 22, 2019

Student athletes are faced with a lot. Practice and games five days a week, jobs, extracurriculars, and schoolwork. But, what does it take to be one and to be successful at it? Student athletes are always...

World Series Predictions

World Series Predictions
October 15, 2019

As baseball season comes to a close, the race to the World Series Championship begins. Many baseball fans enjoy attempting to predict the winner of the World Series each year,  just as much as a basketball...

Slow Feet Don’t Eat

Slow Feet Don't Eat
What is Cross Country?
October 9, 2019

Cross County isn’t about the race. Its mostly about what you do to get ready for the race. Cross country is a team sport that requires lots of individual efforts. “I’ve been training during the...

Lost Homecoming

Lost Homecoming
A quick recap of the Homecoming Game
October 9, 2019

Football games are always a big part of Friday night's but Friday's game was even bigger than usual. It was the homecoming game. Friday's game was against the Sioux City East Raiders and ended with...

A disappointing start for the Huskies

The Huskies take the field against Indianola High School, led by Senior, Romelo Spivey (55) MC Photography Photo
A small margin of error for the Huskies.
September 25, 2019

September 6th, 2019. Week two. Indianola High School at Hoover High School. After a disappointing game last week against Roosevelt High School, the Huskies hoped to bounce back with the crowd’s...

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