The Spotlight

Logan Blondell and Colin Hoff Lead the Way for Spartan Boys Basketball

Townsend Colley, Sports Editor

December 19, 2017

Filed under Sports

Come February, Southern Lehigh boys basketball might just set an all-new, unique record: the shortest senior night festivities of all time. For the 2017-18 season, the Spartans only have two seniors on their roster: Colin Hoff and...

The Spartan Girls Basketball Team Embarks on the Long Road to Hershey

Quinn Schmidt, Entertainment Editor

December 19, 2017

Filed under Sports

In the world of girls basketball, the Lehigh Valley is dominated by programs that have ruled over the courts for years. Central Catholic, Bethlehem Catholic, Parkland, and Easton are among the biggest names in the Valley. But the leader of ...

Cross Country Continues Legacy of Success

Griffin Schmoyer, Staff reporter

October 25, 2017

Filed under Sports

It’s no secret that Southern Lehigh’s Cross Country team is good. But this isn’t a videogame where you can put all the best players on one team and expect them all to gel together. So what’s the secret? The answer can be found in the ...

Seniors Set A Four-Year Foundation For Field Hockey Team’s 2017 Success

Townsend Colley, Sports Editor

October 25, 2017

Filed under Sports

In the modern day world of sports, the term “super team” gets thrown around quite a bit. Whether you're discussing Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors, or Alabama’s dynasty under Nick Saban, the now cliched term is everywhere. De...

Luke Strauss Leads the Way for the Spartans

Griffin Schmoyer, Jakob Bloss, and Townsend Colley

October 25, 2017

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Every Monday morning on the Channel 2 Spartan News after a football game, one name always makes the scoresheet: Luke Strauss, one of the Spartans’ most influential and dynamic players, and a vital part of the team’s success. Str...

Boys XC Forges a Championship Bond

Townsend Colley, Sports Editor

January 4, 2017

Filed under Sports

Think about a few of the top high school athletics teams in the nation: IMG Academy, Bishop Gorman in New Mexico, Long Beach Poly, and more. It is unlikely for a small school like Southern Lehigh to have a top athletic program ...

Baseball Team Fields Inconsistent Season

Townsend Colley, Sports Editor

May 23, 2016

Filed under Sports

Rocky would be the best way to describe the 2016 Spartan baseball team’s season. It's had its highs and its lows. It’s had blowout victories in which the defense places a vice-like grip on opposing offenses, as well as losses in ...

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