Seniors sweep juniors in Winterfest week ‘Powderbuff’ volleyball game

Jessica Laroy, editor and reporter

February 26, 2019

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Monroe High held its annual volleyball “Powderbuff” game on Thursday, Feb.21 at 7 p.m. The seniors won the fourth set 25-14, sweeping the juniors 4-0. The “Powderbuff” is a boys’ volleyball game that is played during...

Girls basketball kicks off Winterfest weekend; court crowned at halftime

Mandy Petkovich, reporter

February 26, 2019

Filed under Home Scrolling Box, Sports, Top Stories, Uncategorized

The Winterfest basketball game was Feb. 22 at Monroe High against Chelsea High School Bulldogs. The junior varsity team won 45-41 and the varsity girls lost 39-46. During the halftime of the girls’ junior varsity and varsity...

MHS boys soccer team takes the win

Mandy Petkovich, Reporter

October 4, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Monroe Trojans varsity soccer team mercied 9-0 against Woodward High School from Toledo on Sept. 24 at the Custer Soccer Complex. The opposing team, while small, still played well and had a positive attitude. Their coed...

Trojans win against Ypsilanti Lincoln Railsplitters

Liv Compora, Senior Reporter

May 31, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Monroe Trojans went head-to-head with the Ypsilanti Lincoln Railsplitters Thursday night. The score ended up in favor of the Trojans, 3 to 1. Ypsilanti Lincoln was first to make the scoreboard, scoring its only goal early...

Young sports have positive outcomes

Gabe Ziehm, Reporter

March 13, 2018

Filed under Sports

There is a lot of complaining about the price and risks of sports for children, but so many kids still play them. The reason: the benefits of sports far outlasts the negatives. According to, “Organized, well-structured...

Alabama wins NCAA Championship game

Gabe Ziehm, Reporter

January 31, 2018

Filed under Sports

This year's College Football National Championship was one for the ages. The match up was Alabama looking to bounce back from last year's championship loss. No. 1 rushing offence. Both of Georgia's running backs are future...

March Madness brackets come to an end

Trey Henderson, Reporter

April 24, 2017

Filed under Sports

The NCAA 2017 March Madness tournament came to an eventful close along with the month after which it's named. The tournament started with 64 teams from all over the nation, coming from four divisions -- Midwest, West, East and...

Boys’ bowling team makes it to states

Alliyah Trim, Reporter and Editor

March 30, 2017

Filed under Sports

Monroe High School’s boys’ bowling team made its way to states at Sterling Lanes on March 4. The team had a great season according to team members. This year’s captains were seniors Austin Bray and Jordan Bellair. The...

Monroe competitive cheer breaks records

Kaylee Watters, Reporter and Editor

February 28, 2017

Filed under Sports

This year, the Monroe High School competitive cheerleading team has broken all three school records. They broke the record of a 200 point score at the Jan. 21 competition scoring 202.8 points and even the following week breaking...