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Capri Davis Makes History

Capri Davis Makes History

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

December 1, 2017


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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...

Eagles Out Rock Jags

Eagles Out Rock Jags

Nate Martinez, ENN Staff

October 3, 2017


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Lake Ridge defeated the Summit Jaguars Friday night 28-21, improving to 4-1 overall and 2-0 in district. The Eagles were looking forward to the game due to comments made from Summit on Twitter regarding Lake Ridge's "rock out" celebration. Rock out is when the players act as though they are playing...

Running with Motivation

Running with Motivation

September 21, 2017


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Cross Country is a sport of patience. Clocking in at around forty to fifty minutes, competitions are three miles long. Running cross country takes endurance and self-discipline. There are no short-cuts and competitions are judged based on team effort. No single person gets first place. Although they...

Be 1-0 Today

Be 1-0 Today

September 15, 2017


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It's the mindset, it's the motto, and it's the spirit that drives Lake Ridge football to victory. "Be 1-0 today" is a phrase you'll hear often among the football team wherever they are. Whether it be at practice, on the field before a game, at the lunch table, in the halls, or in the classroom, the Eagle...

Track Crosses the Finish Line at State

Track Crosses the Finish Line at State

Johnny Beaman, ENN Staff

May 18, 2017


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The Eagles and Lady Eagles track teams had a successful trip to Austin, TX as they competed in the UIL Class 5A Track State Championships at Mike A. Myers Stedium on the campus of the University of Texas. The Lady Eagles dominated, medaling in numerous events, leading them to a runner up finish...

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