War Cry

  • Jupiter baseball headed to the state championship in Ft. Myers June 1

  • Tropical disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico has a 90% chance of development

  • Final exams begin Tuesday, May 29

  • All sports and clubs info available via Edline in the calendar section

  • 2018 yearbooks on sale for $110 (cash or check to room 4203)

Meet the Athlete: Ricky Clark

Meet the Athlete: Ricky Clark

Story by: Kendall Baer

May 18, 2018


Filed under Sports

Ricky Clark, senior captain of the Jupiter High baseball team, has been a key player for the Warriors this season. With a hot bat and solid defense, the Wingate University commit is leading the team on their road to the state final. Clark started playing baseball at the age of four and never looked...

Jupiter High’s boy’s lacrosse wins states

Jupiter High’s boy’s lacrosse wins states

Story by: Jake Garland

May 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On May 12, the Warriors defeated Bishop Moore High School 11-8 at host school Boca Raton High School to become the first-ever public school to win the boy’s lacrosse state championship. Top scorer, Denver Aranda, had five of the 11 goals. Benno Jansen scored three, along with Kenny Cronin who scored...

Kentucky Derby winner Justify breaks 136-year-old curse

Kentucky Derby winner Justify breaks 136-year-old curse

Story by: Kendall Baer, Sports Editor

May 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The 144th annual Derby was held at Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY. On Saturday, May 5, three-year old horse, Justify, broke a 136-year-old curse, known as Apollo’s curse, by being the first colt in 136 years to win the Kentucky Derby without having raced as a two-year old. Apollo’s curse dates...

The 2018 NBA playoffs

The 2018 NBA playoffs

Story by: Paige Jankowski

May 2, 2018


Filed under Sports

On April 14, the National Basketball Association (NBA) began their 2018 playoff season. “I would like to see the Toronto Raptors, and I wouldn’t mind seeing them take the Golden State Warriors to the finals. I would like the Raptors to win because the Warriors have won it two years out of three,”...

Boy’s lacrosse on the road to States

Boy’s lacrosse on the road to States

Story by: Kendall Baer

May 2, 2018


Filed under Sports

This season, Jupiter High’s boys’ lacrosse team has overcome some tough match-ups and hope to keep momentum all the way to states. After their 21-2 victory over Jupiter Christian on Tuesday, April 17, the Warriors’ record increased to 18-2. Last year, the team finished their season with a record...

Major League Baseball opening day makes history

Major League Baseball opening day makes history

Story by: Paige Jankowski

April 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

The 2018 Major League Baseball (MLB) season marked its opening day on March 29, making it the earliest opening day in history. “I do like the early start because I’m excited about baseball,” Jupiter High’s head baseball coach Andy Mook said. It was also the first full-slate of opening day games...

Arike Ogunbowale does it again

Arike Ogunbowale does it again

Story by: Andrew Crumbley and Jake Garland

April 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

On March 31, during the NCAA Woman’s Semi-National Championship, Notre Dame’s Arike Ogunbowale hit a game-winning shot against the University of Connecticut in overtime sending the Fighting Irish to the finals against Mississippi State. Notre Dame ended up beating UCONN in a nail-biter 91-89. Ogunbowale...

MSD at Marlins Park

MSD at Marlins Park

Story by: Emily Sprankle

April 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

On April 4, Marjory Stoneman Douglas’ baseball team got the complete MLB experience after being invited by Marlins manager, Derek Jeter, to play their district game against Coral Springs High School at Marlins Park. Chicago Cubs’ first baseman and three-time All-Star, Anthony Rizzo, is a Parkland...

Villanova wins March Madness

Villanova wins March Madness

Story by: Andrew Crumbley and Jake Garland

April 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

On April 2 in San Antonio, Texas, the Villanova Wildcats took on the Michigan Wolverines in the NCAA basketball championship game. With the help of Donte DiVincenzo, Villanova clinched the title with a score of 79-62. MVP DiVincenzo who led the Wildcats to victory with 31 points, three assists and...

Warrior flag football eyes states

Warrior flag football eyes states

Story by: Paige Jankowski

April 16, 2018


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Jupiter High’s flag football team is off to a great start this season with wins over Martin County High School on March 8 and West Boca High School on March 6. “We’re a lot better than last year. This year I’m quarterback, and we have some really strong receivers to catch the ball. And our...

Spring training in Palm Beach County

Spring training in Palm Beach County

Story by: Kendall Baer

April 2, 2018


Filed under Sports

Spring training is a big deal for South Florida, both culturally and economically. The two stadiums in our area—Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter and The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches in West Palm Beach—host the St. Louis Cardinals, Miami Marlins, Washington Nationals and the defending World Series Champions,...

Jupiter High’s boys’ volleyball starts strong

Jupiter High’s boys’ volleyball starts strong

Story by: Kayla Grudinsky

March 28, 2018


Filed under Sports

Jupiter High’s boys’ volleyball team started their season off with scrimmages against Forest Hill, Dwyer and Palm Beach Gardens. “So far, we have only had one tournament with three teams as competitors. I think that Gardens will be our biggest competition. I play travel with a large majority...

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