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Heights athletes compete in All-State games

Heights athletes compete in All-State games

Peter Heryla, Staff Writer

January 12, 2018


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Elite athletes deserve special recognition. For a high school athlete, that comes by being named one of the best athletes in the state. Two seniors at CHHS, Alex Giles and Manny Alvarez, earned this accolade. A standout during his final season as a Hylander, Giles earned a spot on the Class A All-State...

Young athlete excels in multiple sports

Peter Heryla, Staff Writer

January 12, 2018


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Sophomore Aaron Severson has fought to succeed since the day he was born. After his delivery, doctors discovered that two valves in his heart weren’t operating properly, interfering with his blood flow. Rushed into surgery, specialists cut the valves and switched them. Had the surgery not been successful,...

Jumping into the deep end

Jumping into the deep end

Peter Heryla, Staff Writer

January 12, 2018


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The girls’ swim team lives by one motto. “You think your sport is hard? Try doing it while holding your breath!” Those words quickly became a reality when I joined the team for a day. I can’t lie, I was very nervous. I had taken swim lessons as a kid, but I’ve never participated in competitive...

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