Graduating Team Manager Encourages Others to Follow in Her Football Steps

Olivia Vanden Elzen, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

May 22, 2019

As every high school student does, I spent a lot of my time in high school thinking about what field of study and what type of job I would like to pursue in the future. One day towards the end of my junior year, I read on the announc...

Track Team Excelling in Division 2 Competition

Ryan (Fuzz) French and Ryan (Fuzz) French

May 22, 2019

The NDA track team has had a successful year and that was confirmed on Monday of this week. The team competed at the Division 2 regional track meet on Monday, May 20. This is the first year in the last eight years tha...

Boys Golf Wins Conference Again, Hopes to Return to State

Sam Schmid, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

May 21, 2019

Notre Dame Academy boys golf team, led by Coach Brian Bobinski, has won their tenth conference title in 13 years. Key players that contributed to this impressive conference run this year were seniors Levi Williams and Bergin Olson a...

Kayla Hawley Commits to UWGB for Cross Country

Olivia Vanden Elzen, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

May 18, 2019

NDA senior Kayla Hawley recently committed to run Cross Country for the University of Wisconsin Green Bay. For as long as she can remember, Hawley began her running career by participating in various road races with her fam...

Czech Team Takes Gold at World Floorball Cup

Vit Nosek, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

May 15, 2019

Vit Nosek, NDA's international student from the Czech Republic, has brought the sport of floorball to the school community.  Here he reports on the success of his home team. On May 12, young boys from the Czech Republic c...

Coach Bob Rickards Will Coach Girls Soccer at SNC

Maxwell Timmer, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

May 13, 2019

After 14 years of coaching both boys and girls’ soccer at Notre Dame Academy, Coach Bob Rickards will be leaving the academy and joining SNC as the new Head Coach of the girls’ soccer team. “I will miss the staff. T...

Hockey Captain Onell Inspired by His Dad, His Best Friend

Sam Schmid, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

May 12, 2019

Riley Onell, a junior here at Notre Dame Academy, is fully devoted to the sport of hockey. Onell started playing hockey when he was six years old, and has never stopped since. “I started playing hockey when I moved to Mi...

What a History for Softball Coach!

Olivai Vanden Elzen, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

May 5, 2019

Everyone at NDA knows the teachers, faculty and staff members, but not many know much about the sports coaches, especially Steve Broekman, NDA’s softball coach. Broekman first began playing baseball when he was three years ol...

Keighley Blindauer Chooses to Play Soccer at Michigan Tech

Abby Wittler, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

May 5, 2019

In the fall senior Keighley Blindauer will be continuing her academic and athletic career at Michigan Tech. She made her final decision to play for Tech on April 27, the day of Academy Ball. This decision was made because of many facto...

Who Will Win NBA Awards?

Maxwell Timmer, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

April 24, 2019

The NBA regular season has come to an end and the playoffs have begun. With first round matchups coming to an end, here are my regular season awards for the NBA. Most Valuable Player: Giannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks) ...