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Underclassmen Under Pressure

Underclassmen Under Pressure

Osaivbie Uhunmwuangho, ENN Staff

January 29, 2018


Filed under Sports

They may be young and have yet to experience all of high school, but freshmen and sophomores are still able to keep up with the  upperclassmen of Lake Ridge when it comes to sports. High school sports allow students athletes to show their skill, whether it be on the field or on the court. With seniors...

Leaving it All in the Pool

Leaving it All in the Pool

Kacie Sewell, ENN Special Contributor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Sports

Everyone wants to leave a legacy behind when they end a chapter in their life and are ready to start a new one. The Lake Ridge swim team seniors have left not only an impact on their school but in the pool as well. With only a few meets left in their high school careers, the senior swimmers have alrea...

In It to Win It

In It to Win It

Ashlie Currier, ENN Staff

December 8, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Lake Ridge football team has moved onto the fourth round of the playoffs against a familiar foe, Highland Park. Last year the Scots knocked the Eagles out of the playoffs ending their season. This year the Eagles have revenge on their mind.  Senior linebacker, Jayden Williams, is excited to get another c...

Capri Davis Makes History

Capri Davis Makes History

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

December 1, 2017


Filed under Sports

Capri Davis braces herself, preparing to spike the ball across the net. The ball flies up, a perfect strike, and she scores. This is a routine for Davis, which is why the sports apparel brand, Under Armor, picked her to attend the annual All-American Volleyball Match. This match consists of 24 of the...

From JV to Varsity

From JV to Varsity

Ashlie Currier, ENN Staff

December 1, 2017


Filed under Sports

The district champion Eagles' impressive season continues to roll on. While the Eagles are retooling and perfecting plays, other adjustments including promoting junior varsity players to the varsity team are made in order to provide depth to the team. Several JV players were promoted to varsity, and re...

Eagles’ Superstitions Lead to Wins

Eagles’ Superstitions Lead to Wins

Ashton Blackwell, ENN Staff

November 16, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Lake Ridge football team is district champions. While the team has shown a continuous and impressive work ethic on the field over the past few months, there are other unique and unexpected factors that players believe to contribute to their victories. Traditional pre-game rituals commonly consist...

Seniors Say Goodbye

Seniors Say Goodbye

Nate Martinez, ENN Staff

November 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Eagles, fresh off a win against Timberview, will take on Waxahachie in their last district game of the season. A win will solidify first place and earn them the title of district champions. However the game does carry with it the added significance of being the last home game for this year's senior...

Lady Eagles Prepare for Playoffs

Lady Eagles Prepare for Playoffs

October 29, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Eagles' volleyball team finished district with a record of 12-2 and were named Co-District Champions for district 10-5A. Senior outside hitter, Capri Davis, feels excited for their success knowing her team had plenty of obstacles they had to overcome throughout the season. “I am so proud...

CC Seniors Leave Big Shoes to Fill

CC Seniors Leave Big Shoes to Fill

Nate Martinez, ENN Staff

October 25, 2017


Filed under Sports

As the cross country season winds down, reality starts to settle in as the senior runners begin to realize they’ll never run in a Lake Ridge Cross Country uniform again. “It was bittersweet knowing it was my last meet with my friends that I’ve grown so close to over the years but I look forward...

On and Off the Mat

On and Off the Mat

Ashton Blackwell, ENN Saff

October 14, 2017


Filed under Sports

Under the bright lights, with big smiles and blasting voices. A cheerleader's greatest role in any high school is to motivate their team and school. However, even Lake Ridge's biggest encouragers, require encouragement. An important quality for any team to have is unity.  Although the Lake Ridge...

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