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Monarch High School Group Aims to Provide Classmates Clarity

Monarch High School Group Aims to Provide Classmates Clarity

Matt Keenan, Sports Editor

March 20, 2017

It is no secret that nearly every student feels stressed at some point in their time in high school. From homework and tests to sports, clubs, and other extracurricular activities, teenagers can be hard pressed to find free time to relax and take a breath. In fact, nearly 55% of high schoolers feel mode...

School Favorite Mr. Wood is Retiring

Dave Wood poses with a photo signed by the Monarch staff

Matt Keenan, Sports Editor

December 12, 2016

For more than 16 years, Dave Wood was the most recognized substitute teacher throughout the Monarch community, filling in for teachers throughout the school on nearly a daily basis. At the end of the fall semester, his stint will be coming to an end, however, as he recently announced his intent to retire....

Tackling Rehab

Ben Fuchs sits on the sideline after tearing his ACL against Denver South.

Ben Fuchs, Guest Contributor

December 11, 2016

It’s every athlete’s worst fear. The dreaded day when you go down on the field and can’t get back up.  Injuries in sports are as common as a free throw in basketball.  It seems like every other commercial break in the NFL is due to a blown out knee, torn hamstring, or broken bone. &nbs...

Eagles Soar Past Monarch in Rivalry Matchup

Eagles Soar Past Monarch in Rivalry Matchup

Matt Keenan, Sports Editor

September 30, 2016

Even with an improved passing attack and some flashy play calls, the Monarch football team was unable to overcome the powerhouse Broomfield offense on Friday, as they fell to the Eagles by a score of 28-10. From the first possession onwards, Broomfield showcased a powerful option-style offense, eating ...

Football Falls Short in Hard Fought Matchup

Football Falls Short in Hard Fought Matchup

Matt Keenan, Sports Editor

September 17, 2016

Even with a strong outing from the Monarch running and passing game, the Coyotes were unable to shut down the unrelenting offense of Denver South, falling to the second ranked Rebels by a score of 41-23. Monarch immediately came out with a bang Saturday morning, as senior quarterback Stone MacIntyr...

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s Lecture at University of Colorado

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s Lecture at University of Colorado

Emma Wolters, Social Media Editor

September 10, 2016

If I had to describe Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s lecture in one word, it would be enlightening. Though she only spoke for an hour, she said so many things that not only surprised me, but offered a new outlook. The lecture was on a Friday afternoon, the 2nd of September, in the Macky ...

The Boys are Back

The Boys are Back

Jasmine Jeffcoat, Staff Member

September 8, 2016

With the temperature at 88 degrees and the humidity at 82%, Monarch’s football team had their work cut out for them. The coyotes were coming off of a 2-8 season, which ultimately moved them down to 4A. But even coming back from the rough previous season, the team was ready to rumble. With the Varsi...

Monarch Smokes the Buffaloes in Season Opener

With grins on their faces, the Monarch boy's soccer team celebrates after scoring their first goal of the game.

Matt Keenan, Sports Editor

August 25, 2016

The Monarch boy’s soccer team settled any skepticism going into the 2016 season Thursday night, as they defeated the five time state champion Smoky Hill Buffaloes by a score of 2-1. After an offseason full of transition, coming off of a trip to the playoffs in 2015, the team saw former coach Marce...

Letter to the Editor

 (Gary Porter/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel/MCT)

Caroline Bearce, Guest Contributor

May 24, 2016

To whom it may concern, I am a student at Monarch High School and would like to voice my support for the composting campaigns that many schools in BVSD have begun. Since so much food is wasted, especially in schools, I think that this is a great way for students to understand the scope of the problem a...

Quick and Healthy Breakfast Ideas

A healthy breakfast, such as oatmeal and orange juice, is essential for a good start to the day.

Emma Wolters, Social Media Editor

May 24, 2016

As a busy high school student, it can be hard to find time for eating breakfast every morning. And if you do manage to eat, it’s usually grabbing something as you run out the door for first period. But with AP classes, sports, clubs, and all the other activities that fill our day, breakfast isn’t...

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