Spartan Sports Week in Review 4/30-5/5

Spartan Sports Week in Review 4/30-5/5

Chelsie Caulfield, Sports Editor

May 11, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, Sports

This past week of Spartan athletics led to the conclusion of boys and girls soccer, as well as baseball.  Here is a recap of the action. Girls Soccer Entering the A-5 district on Tuesday, May 1, the Spartans faced off against Lincoln Northeast at Omaha Westside.  Before stoppage due to weather, ...

Spartan Baseball Falls to Gators; Remain Winless on Season

Spartan Baseball Falls to Gators; Remain Winless on Season

April 26, 2018


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An unexpectedly rough season for the Lincoln East varsity baseball team continues as the Spartans fall to Lincoln North Star on April 10 at Densmore Field.  The Spartans looked to pick up their first win of the season, but couldn't escape mistakes late. The Spartans and Gators were scoreless throu...

Varsity boys soccer cruises to a win against Southeast

Gage Pohlmeier, Staff Writer

March 29, 2018


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Lincoln East (2-1) faced off against Lincoln Southeast (2-3) on Wednesday at Seacrest field. It was a partly cloudy beginning, but ended up being a dark and wet mess. The game was in Spartan control the whole time. Winning the match 8-0. Even though they were up 3-0 at half that didn’t stop them fr...

Emily Artz on her final swim season

Emily Artz on her final swim season

Kierstin Foote, A&E Editor

March 29, 2018


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“For me, the season was exactly was I had hoped it would be”

Nebraska State Cheer and Dance

Nebraska State Cheer and Dance

Emily Bray, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

The Lincoln East Spirit Squad, as well as many other cheer and dance teams across the state spent their Saturday competing in the Class A and B Nebraska State Cheer and Dance Championship in Grand Island on February 17th. Both the East State Cheer Team and the Apollonaires placed high in all of t...

Spartans on Top

Spartans on Top

March 9, 2018


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The Lincoln East varsity wrestling team looked to improve upon their state berth last year, winning their first title since 2004 with the help of Lincoln Southeast transfers Adam Kinnaman and Chance Fry. The two made the switch this season, joining the Spartans following strong state performances for the Knigh...

Spartan Boys Punch Their Ticket to State

Spartan Boys Punch Their Ticket to State

Gage Pohlmeier, Staff Writer

March 1, 2018


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The second ranked Spartans punched their ticket to state on Monday, February 26, after defeating city rival Lincoln High 57-44. It’s their first state tournament berth since 2009. The past two years the Spartans have been denied a district finals win, losing to Norfolk both times. It wasn’t an e...

Spartan Girls Basketball Head Back to the Bank

Spartan Girls Basketball Head Back to the Bank

CJ Bates, Sports Writer

February 27, 2018


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The Varsity Girls Basketball team is heading back to state for the third year in a row. The girls hosted the A-4 district against Omaha Central and Omaha Marian at Lincoln East on Tuesday, February 20 at 7:00 p.m, and the championship game on Thursday, February 22 at 7:00 p.m.   On Tuesday, t...

Spartans Dominate Huskies in A-3 District Semis

Spartans Dominate Huskies in A-3 District Semis

Chelsie Caulfield, Sports Editor

February 27, 2018


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The Spartans, ranked first in the A-3 district, beat the Huskies, ranked fourth, 75-41.

Spartan Girls Basketball Continue Their Winning Ways

Spartan Girls Basketball Continue Their Winning Ways

CJ Bates, Sports Writer

February 19, 2018


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This last week the Lincoln East Girls Basketball team had one away game and two home games, taking on Southwest on Friday, February 9 at Southwest, Omaha Northwest on Saturday, February 10 at home, and Senior night on Tuesday, February 13, against Norfolk. On Friday, the Spartan girls took on Southwe...

Varsity Girls Basketball # 1 in the State

Varsity Girls Basketball # 1 in the State

CJ Bates, Sports Writer

February 9, 2018


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This last weekend the Lincoln East Girls Basketball team had two home games, taking on Omaha Burke on Friday, February 2, and North Platte on Saturday, February 3. On Friday, the Spartan girls took on Omaha Burke at home. The Spartans were consistent with the scoring throughout the game, scoring 35 point...

Pack the Pool

Pack the Pool

January 31, 2018


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The East varsity swim and dive team competed in their annual Pack the Pool on Tuesday, January 30.  The Spartans hosted Lincoln Northeast in their final dual meet of the season.  The boys claimed their second city title in two years with a 122-58 win over the Rockets.  Junior swimmer Alex Petty set...

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