Your Loy Norrix Lady Knights Women’s Soccer teams played their crosstown rivals the Kalamazoo Central Maroon Giants yesterday evening. Both the JV and Varsity teams played well and were able to defeat the Giants 8 to 0.
JV players to score were Jordan Miller, Delaney Schultheiss, Sophia Talo, Bailey Gilligan, and Georgia Hill.
Varsity players to score were Maymay Nordmoe, Claire Goodwin-Kelly, Julia Labadie, Aly Kemery, Nia Alexopolis, and Zoe Bugnaski.
Please congratulate your Lady Knights if you see them today!
The Varsity Softball team lost both games to Portage Central last night, but celebrated home runs by Vanessa Pueblo and Jahzara Ademodi. Khyra Dilley had a triple, and several other players including Callie Kilduff and Mikayla England also got singles. Rebeca Sierra Torres made a diving catch in right field. The Knights play at home on Thursday and Friday.
JV Baseball extended their win streak to 10 games on Tuesday, beating Portage Central 9-1. Sophomore Sean Mason pitched the Knights to victory. Pitching 5 innings and striking out 5. The Knights collected 10 hits. Sophomores Liam Glendening, Grant Miller, and Sean Mason each had multiple hits for the Knights. Unfortunately the Knights win streak ended at 10, falling to PC in game 2 of the double header. The Knights will be back in action on Thursday when they travel to play Battle Creek Lakeview. Go Knights!
The Knight’s baseball team traveled to Western Michigan University to beat the Portage Central Mustangs 6-5 in the second game of a double header. Drew Dougherty and Jake Vanhorne teamed-up on the mound to earn the win supported with timely hits by Vanhorne and Zane Apperley.
Up, up and away! You won’t want to miss the last improv show, so listen up! The Lambda Nu Improv Team will have their final show of the year tonight, Wednesday, May 15th at 6pm in the choir room. Tickets are $5 and all proceeds will be going to the team’s annual trip to Chicago. See Mrs. Carrow with any questions.
Chess Club will not meet today due to Department meetings.
If you are a Peacejammer and are in the Literacy Project- your 25 children’s books are due to Mrs. May by this week Thursday. This is a requirement for the Edison Book Fair.
Attention all AP Art students for the 2019/2020 school year. Please stop by Mr. Stevens’ room, A-21, to pick up your summer assignment. This assignment is a requirement to stay in AP Art and must also be signed by your parent or guardian. So, the sooner you pick it up, the better. If you have any questions, see Mr. Stevens.
There will be NO AAC today, Wednesday! You need to leave the building since no one will be around to help you. Thursday will have Testing Room in K12 and regular AAC.
All members of the men’s and women’s track teams need to turn in their uniforms as soon as possible unless they are still competing at the regional level. They do not have to be washed. Just turn in all pieces of the uniform and warm-ups to Mr. Schmidt in B17, Mr Duckett in the gym, or the athletic office.
Yoga Club will now be held on Thursdays from 2:45-4:00 in Rm. J-11. We hope to see you there today!
THE YEARBOOK IS HERE and there are only 10 left available! You cannot order online anymore – you must bring $65 cash or check to room K3 to reserve yours and get a spot at Thursday’s yearbook signing party. Don’t miss your chance to get one!
Want to learn how to write articles, take photographs, and design layouts? Want to be a part of making the award-winning Accolade Yearbook? Yearbook staff applications for the 2019-2020 school year are available NOW and are due Monday, May 20th. Pick up your application from outside of room K3 or outside of the guidance office. All students who want to be in the Yearbook class must apply. Applications require two teacher recommendations, so don’t wait until the last minute! See Ms. English in K3 with any questions.
Attention Juniors! If you are planning on dual enrolling next year the deadline to have all of your paperwork completed and submitted is May 31st! If you have any questions about dual enrollment please stop by the counseling office.
Travel Club is enrolling for the 2020 trip to Scandinavia. There will be a parent information meeting on Thursday May 16th at 7pm in room A-12. Learn how you can earn 3 free college credits and have the adventure of a life time. See Ms. Van Lieu in A-12 or Mrs. Lewis in C-15 for enrollment packets.
Please join us for the Peacejam trip to Kenya in 2020. If you sign up before May 30th you will get a $100 credit. See Mrs. May or Ms. Jameeka Johnson for more details.
Attention all students. The Loy Norrix annual Academic Celebration will be tomorrow, Thursday, May 16th during 4th and 5th period. There will be food, games and music. There will also be a raffle with many prizes including:
5 Blue tooth speakers
5 Portable Chargers
To see if you qualify you must check in at the PBIS table in the cafeteria on May 16th during during all 3 lunches. If you qualify you will receive a wrist band to attend the celebration.
In order to qualify you must meet the following requirements:
Ø No Referrals
And one of the following:
Ø 3.25 GPA
Ø .5 increase in GPA from 1st-2nd trimester
Ø Perfect attendance