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Equestrian Team to compete at State level

Sylvia Hwang, Staff Reporter

Wenatchee High School’s Equestrian Team finished its regular season with more than half the team set to compete at State. Their last meet took place at A...  Read More »

April 29, 2016

Noyd, Diaz lead Wenatchee DECA chapter at International conference

Rylie Sweem, A&E Editor

Wenatchee High School junior Vivian Noyd was crowned the International Champion in the Sports & Entertainment Operations Research Plan event on Tuesday ...  Read More »

April 28, 2016

Loftus taking the helm for girls basketball

Michael Buehn, Staff Reporter

The Wenatchee High School girls basketball team will have a new coach at the helm for the 2016-17 school year: WHS math teacher Patrick Loftus. A pa...  Read More »

April 28, 2016

FBLA crushes competition at State Conference

Moses Lurbur, Editor-in-Chief

Members of the Wenatchee High School FBLA received multiple awards at the State Leadership Conference April 20-23 in Spokane. Junior Vivian Noyd and senior Israel Sixto-...  Read More »

April 27, 2016

Assistant director of Special Programs chosen for next year

Alysha Stroscheim, Staff Reporter

The incoming class of the 2016-17 school year will not be entirely alone in passing through the big double-doors of Wenatchee High School this September. Cyn...  Read More »

April 26, 2016

Sports Medicine places second at State competition

Sylvia Hwang, Staff Reporter

Wenatchee High School’s Sports Medicine students placed second at the state championships on April 22-23, and earned the academic state champion tea...  Read More »

April 25, 2016

Wenatchee High School hires second Dean of Students

Michael Buehn, Staff Reporter

Wenatchee High School will be adding a new face to the administration team for the 2016-17 school year. Jacob Bucholz will be the new Dean of Students wor...  Read More »

April 22, 2016

Student hospitalized, another facing assault charges

Chris Danko, Online Editor

A Wenatchee High School freshman male was hospitalized Friday after being choked by an 18-year-old junior male, who is now facing an assault charge, i...  Read More »

April 20, 2016

Apple Leaf staff brings home National awards

Apple Leaf staff brings home National awards

Olivia Forsberg, Staff Reporter

Three Apple Leaf staff members were honored at the National High School Journalism Convention in Los Angeles for their writing competition entries on ...  Read More »

April 18, 2016

Sports

Wenatchee boys soccer earns victory against Eisenhower

Wenatchee boys soccer earns victory against Eisenhower

Sylvia Hwang, Staff Reporter

The Wenatchee High School boys soccer team defeated...  Read More »

April 27, 2016

Senior Miguel Viramontes defends against a Skyline player. (Gretta Wiersma)

Boys soccer team takes a loss against Skyline

April 14, 2016

The Wenatchee High School boys soccer team lost against...  Read More »

Pringle (far right) poses with his teammates after his XC race.

Keeping pace with Pringle

April 12, 2016

No matter your favorite sport in the years spent at...  Read More »

WHS senior to play in All-State game

March 18, 2016

Wenatchee High School senior Gavin Long was selected ...  Read More »

Junior Tony Esquivel rips his way past Gonzaga Prep defenders.

Boys basketball closes season in tight playoff game

March 2, 2016

Wenatchee High School boys varsity basketball team en...  Read More »

Boys basketball closes season with 18-5 record

February 29, 2016

Wenatchee High School boys varsity basketball team en...  Read More »

Features

WHS teacher looks back on his past outdoor adventures

WHS teacher looks back on his past outdoor adventures

Michael Buehn, Staff Reporter

Within the walls of Wenatchee High School dwells a ...  Read More »

April 19, 2016

Senior Esmerelda Mora wears a homemade stomach for a school project.

“Did you hear Esme is pregnant?”

April 11, 2016

A pregnancy is more than just an announcement. It is...  Read More »

Drew Gaylord and his wife, Cathy, spend their time hiking, backpacking, rock climbing, and white water kayaking. Photo courtesy of Drew Gaylord.

Finding his path

March 28, 2016

An assortment of relics occupy room 350 of the Wenatche...  Read More »

Wenatchee High School senior Kori Martin is crowned Apple Blossom Queen.

It’s good to be Queen

February 26, 2016

Dressed in a floor length gown, covered in sparkle...  Read More »

Teachers Beth Hammergerg and Matt Asplund compete in their first Pineapple Run with frreinds Barb Fehr and Jill Bennett in 2011 just weeks before Asplund's cancer diagnosis. Photo courtesy of Beth Hammerberg

Running for his life

February 25, 2016

Dec. 2, 2011. It was an average doctor’s appointme...  Read More »

Senior Christian Brandt-Sims

All-Star, all-involved

February 18, 2016

White-chip athlete. ASB president. Avid student. Th...  Read More »