With the school year winding down, athletes look forward to summer weights. Summer weights is a time for athletes to stay in shape throughout the offseason. There will also be practices for most all sports. “Summer weights can help athletes get more explosive, keeping them in shape, and getting their muscles ready so they are able to compete at a high level,” said weights coach Garrett Eck.
P.E. teacher Garret Eck works in the weightroom during body fitness. Eck graduated from Emporia in December. Photo by Sierra Quathamer. Eck hopes to promote fitness New P.E. teacher Garrett Eck’s workout habits show that he is passionate about his subject. “I decided to go into body fitness because I was originally out of shape... Continue Reading →
WHS hired two new teachers at Monday night’s board meeting. David Amer will replace Kathy Hendricks as Spanish Teacher. Hendricks has only been teaching on B days, so some adjustments may be made to next semester's schedule. Garrett Eck will take over the P.E. teaching position currently being filled by girls head basketball coach, Shanna... Continue Reading →