Kennedy Torch

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Parents cross line at basketball game

Norm Althoff

January 12, 2012

In an intense sophomore boys basketball game on Jan. 5 at Washington, some parents got too involved with the game and some informal complaints were reported to the Kennedy administration. The parents were showing their disagreement...

Bowling begins its 2011 season

Torch Coverage

November 8, 2011

By Terin Kane   Ready, set, bowl! Kennedy girls’ bowling team began practicing on Nov. 7 at Cedar Rapids Bowling Center. Team members say that it’s a sport to play for fun, but it gets competitive with other...

Girls swimming heads to Marshalltown

Torch Coverage

November 4, 2011

By Erica Vavricek Coach Olivia White is in her first year as swim coach at Kennedy. She grew up in Australia and has been swimming competitively since she was six years old. She continues with that competitive spirit at Kenne...

Kennedy volleyball advances on road to state

Riley Galbraith

October 28, 2011

The Kennedy Volleyball team is one step closer to making the state tournament for the fourth straight year. Last night the Cougar girls defeated Cedar Rapids Xavier in a dominant 3-0 victory. “The game went well. We had a...

Men’s swimmers get ready for season

Isabel Neff

October 28, 2011

By Austin Henderson Kennedy men’s swimmers have their official start on Monday, Nov. 7, but the team captains are already individually getting ready for their first meet on Tuesday, Nov. 22. The team's coach, Shawn Thomsen,...

Kennedy golf team places 4th at state meet

Norm Althoff

October 14, 2011

The men's golf team added another great finish to an already impressive season, finishing fourth at the state golf tournament at Finkbine Golf Course in Iowa City. The Cougars were lead by Cody Bell, sr., who tied for sixth with...

Volleyball succeeding on and off court

Zack Goodall

October 6, 2011

Kennedy varsity volleyball has started their season off with a bang and a record of 11-4. The team opened the season with three match wins at the MAC/MVC conference challenge, and then followed up with a conference win over...