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Victoria Martins, freshman from Brazil, is learning photography.

Victoria Martins, Photographer

Victoria Martins is a freshman at SCCC majoring in Biology. She is 18 years old and was born in Sete Lagoas, Brazil. Martins likes to hang out with her friends, listen to music, watch movies and TV shows and scroll on Twitter and Instagram. She plans to transfer to the University of Kansas to get her masters in Biology.

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Elvis Polvon and Rebecca Irby bring you Saints Stories as part of Crusader News' podcast. The freshmen start off their series asking students what advice they'd give their younger self.

[Photo] Saints Stories: Podcast features students’ advice to their younger self

March 27, 2020

Elvis Polvon and Rebecca Irby bring you Saints Stories as part of Crusader News' podcast. The freshmen start off their series asking students what advice...

The Lady Saints volleyball team is made up of many International students from Brazil. Victoria Martins (center) is also from Brazil and she enjoys going to the girls game and showing them some support. Pictured with Martins are Djuly Schmorantz, Fabiana Petkowicz, Thais Vieira, Laura de Pra, and Livia de Pra.

International students feel the pandemic

March 26, 2020

The past weeks haven’t been easy for anyone. So many decisions have been made in the middle of chaos. This COVID-19 pandemic has a different effect on...

Evan Truelson, North Riddgeville, Ohio, winds up before releasing a pitch in a March 7 game against Cloud County Community College. The redshirt freshman pitched in 11 games before the season was canceled due to the COVID-19 outbreak. He split time between pitching and playing first base before all activities at Seward County Community College were canceled.

[Photo] NJCAA cancels spring sports, SCCC athletics supports decision

March 19, 2020

Evan Truelson, North Riddgeville, Ohio, winds up before releasing a pitch in a March 7 game against Cloud County Community College. The redshirt freshman...

Darcy Smith works and attends Seward County Community College. She said it can be tough at times to balance school and work.

Darcy Smith

March 6, 2020

Are you a sophomore or freshman?  They call me a super sophomore. What is a fun fact about you?  I think I have a hidden sense of humor (laughs). If...

Raul Centeno practices his  forehand follow through. He won his single against Tyler Junior College, but lost his double playing with Sander Jans. (file photo)

[Photo] Tennis teams lose to Tyler Junior College

March 2, 2020

Raul Centeno practices his forehand follow through. He won his single against Tyler Junior College, but lost his double playing with Sander Jans. (file...

Mrs. Hickman shows Crusader News a little bit about electrical diagnostic. This board is placed in one of his old classrooms that he used to teach technical processing.

[Photo] Hickman appointed dean of technical school

February 28, 2020

Mrs. Hickman shows Crusader News a little bit about electrical diagnostic. This board is placed in one of his old classrooms that he used to teach technical...

Karolina Szydlowska drives to the basket against Allen Community College. Szydlowska is a sophomore from Wroclaw, Poland. She scored nine points last night. The Lady Saints jumped out to an early lead in the first round of regional play.

Lady Saints win first game of playoffs

February 27, 2020

The Lady Saints played their first game of Region IV playoff last night at the Greenhouse winning easily, 113-58, against Allen Community College. Seward...

Arturo Martinez

Arturo Martinez

February 25, 2020

Who inspires you? Why? Russel Orhii. He inspires me everyday because fitness is a big part of my life and I look up to him a lot. What inspires you...

Ribbon cutting makes it the official opening of the Sharp Family Champions Center. Jo Ann and Gene Sharp are the lead donors, who also cut the ribbon.

Photo Essay: Sharp Family Champions Center opens officially with ribbon cutting

February 24, 2020

The new Sharp Family Champions Center officially opened Feb. 24 with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The new indoor practice facility at Seward County Community...

Veronica Olds

Veronica Olds

February 21, 2020

Where are you from ?  I am originally from the Philippines, but now I live in Hooker — the town, not the profession!  What are you passionate...

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February 21, 2020

Wyatt Grant catching the pitch. The Saints played Iowa Western Community College in a double head hurt losing 6-1/14-3.

[Photo] Seward Saints play against Iowa Western

February 18, 2020

Wyatt Grant catching the pitch. The Saints played Iowa Western Community College in a double head hurt losing 6-1/14-3.

Anay Alvarado

Anay Alvarado

February 17, 2020

Who inspires you? Why? "My mom inspires me, because she is the kind of person who doesn’t like to stay in her comfort zone. She likes to explore...

Stephen Takyi skies for the uncontested dunk after stealing the ball. He ended the night with 12 points as the Sains blew past Dodge City Community College, 92-56, on Feb. 11.

[Photo] dunk

February 11, 2020

Stephen Takyi skies for the uncontested dunk after stealing the ball. He ended the night with 12 points as the Sains blew past Dodge City Community College,...

Gina Ballesteros shoots a three pointer but misses it. Ballesteros is a freshman at SCCC, coming from Ulysses.

[Photo] Lady Saints win 74-61 against Dodge City

February 11, 2020

Gina Ballesteros shoots a three pointer but misses it. Ballesteros is a freshman at SCCC, coming from Ulysses.

The Seward Saints lost to Pratt Community College on Feb. 8 with a score of 73-84.

[Photo] Seward Saints lose to Pratt

February 10, 2020

The Seward Saints lost to Pratt Community College on Feb. 8 with a score of 73-84.

Tianna Jonhnson makes one of her 14 points for the night. She also had two assists, helping the team win the game against Garden City Community College.

[Photo] Lady Saints take close loss to Pratt

February 10, 2020

Tianna Jonhnson makes one of her 14 points for the night. She also had two assists, helping the team win the game against Garden City Community College.

Rostyslav Novitskyi skies for the jump ball against Garden City’s Traylynn Spencer. Novitskyi helped in 6 rebounds last night against Garden City Community College.

Saints pick up win on the road

February 6, 2020

The Saints basketball team came away with a win on the road in Garden City last night. They beat Garden City Community College 85-73 thanks to a good first-half...

Karolina Szydlowska runs to the basket. She made 18 points last night against Garden City Community College. She plays forward for the Lady Saints and comes from Wroclaw, Poland.

Lady Saints top century mark in win against Garden City

February 6, 2020

The No. 12 Lady Saints bounced back from last week's loss in a big fashion. They hit the century mark in a 102-72 win against Garden City Community College...

Freshman Nayeli Galan has been cheering since Middle School. Favorite part about cheering is trying out the new routines and stunts.

[Photo] SCCC Spirit Squad gives inside look at revamped team

February 5, 2020

Freshman Nayeli Galan has been cheering since Middle School. Favorite part about cheering is trying out the new routines and stunts.

   Wanda Cuamba (#24), sophomore at SCCC, gets ready to shoot her shot at the February 1 game.

[Photo] Lady Saints lose to Hutchinson

February 3, 2020

Wanda Cuamba (#24), sophomore at SCCC, gets ready to shoot her shot at the February 1 game.

Ahmed Ibrhim stands tall over Hutchinson Community College player. Ibrhim takes him on without breaking a sweat.

[Photo] 2020 Homecoming king and queen crowned

February 3, 2020

Ahmed Ibrhim stands tall over Hutchinson Community College player. Ibrhim takes him on without breaking a sweat.

Ulysses High School came to support the Lady Saints in the Greenhouse. They made posters to show support for the women’s team and their hometown player, Gina Ballesteros. One aspect of the “Greenhouse magic” is the fan base comes from area towns as well as Liberal.

[Photo] Refuse to Lose

February 1, 2020

Ulysses High School came to support the Lady Saints in the Greenhouse. They made posters to show support for the women’s team and their hometown player,...

Greg Johnson shooting at the free throw line. The freshman guard is from Little Rock, Arkansas and he made four points against Colby Community College.

Photo Gallery: Saints take a loss to Colby

January 23, 2020

The Saints lost a close one, Jan. 23, to Colby Community College in the Greenhouse. Seward led for part of the game, even as much as 14 points, but fell...

The Lady Saints defense held Colby Community College to just 51 points for the night. Leilani Augmon moves in to steal the ball.

Photo Gallery: Lady Saints smash Colby

January 23, 2020

The Lady Saints increased their home win record to 60 in a row, Jan. 22, against Colby County Community College. Seward won 90-51. The win gave the...

The Saints defense held Pratt Community College to just 63 points for the night. Samuel Henderson gets his hands up to defend his goal.

[Photo] Photo gallery: Saints win third in a row

January 16, 2020

The Saints defense held Pratt Community College to just 63 points for the night. Samuel Henderson gets his hands up to defend his goal.

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