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Yorktown Sentry

The student news site of Yorktown High School

Yorktown Sentry

The student news site of Yorktown High School

Yorktown Sentry

Football

A Rivalry to End All Rivalries

A Rivalry to End All Rivalries

Evelyn Lowen, Staff Reporter November 5, 2021

In years past, the Washington-Liberty (WL) vs. Yorktown football game has been on a Friday night, just like any other high school game. This year, however, the rivalry game is scheduled for Saturday, November 6 at 3:30 p.m. The administration from...

Tanner Wall celebrates Coach Hansons 250th win.

Athlete of the Month: Tanner Wall

Chris Rita, Sentry Staff Reporter October 26, 2017

Senior and multi-sport athlete Tanner Wall has been enjoying a great beginning to the school year both in and out of classes. Wall is a talented baseball player, but it is his skills on the football field that have made his name a popular one around the...

Yorktown Basketball and the Yorktown Hype Squad

Football or Basketball?

Gigi Richardson, Sentry Staff Reporter February 3, 2016

Yorktown is known for its school spirit. Our true blue colors bleed from our athletes to our fans. We come together not only as a school but a family to demolish our opponents. But what happens when two of our favorite sports are put against each other...

Varsity football player, sophomore Tanner Wall

Tackling the Future

Maddie McNamee, Sentry Staff Reporter November 20, 2015

At the end of a generally disappointing season, senior football players took off their helmets and hung up their columbia blue jerseys for good. While many may linger in the past, thinking of what could have been, others choose to think of the future...

Close Combat Throughout History

Close Combat Throughout History

Beth Gentsch , Sentry Staff Reporter December 1, 2014

School rivalries almost always have one thing in common : a long, battered history full of blood, sweat, and tears. The exhilaratingly close games that often ensue between two rivals are enough to draw huge crowds, as well as give the winning team bragging...

Football: Is It Worth The Risk?

Football: Is It Worth The Risk?

October 24, 2014

By Sean Muth Sentry Staff Reporter Football is one of the most popular sports in America. Just go to the football games on Friday nights and the number of students and parents at the game can confirm that. Everyone loves seeing big plays and powerful...

Quinn Cox

October 24, 2014

Compiled By Andy Belilos Sentry Staff Reporter Senior defensive lineman Quinn Cox’s dad played football in college, and it is his dad who originally inspired him to begin playing football. Cox fell in love with the game in first grade, and has...

Preparing for an MJ-less Future

Preparing for an MJ-less Future

November 24, 2013

By: Patrick Rita Sentry Staff Reporter For the past three seasons, the varsity football team has relied on handing the ball off to MJ Stewart and letting him dash through opposing defenses.  Whether it be returning punts, interception returns or...

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