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Cowboys take on the Packers

Cowboys take on the Packers

John Beaman, ENN Staff

January 12, 2017


Filed under Sports

For the start of  NFL divisional round playoffs, the Dallas Cowboys will take on the Green Bay Packers this Sunday. The Cowboys will be hosting the game at the AT&T stadium in Arlington, TX. Both teams are evenly matched, and first place in their divisions. The Cowboys have certainly made a jump...

Silent Night

Silent Night

Nate Martinez, ENN Staff

December 14, 2016


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Lake Ridge basketball took on the Seguin Cougars on Friday night, in the first annual Silent Night game. The Silent Night game was introduced by Taylor University in Upland, Indiana sometime in the late 1980's. During the game, the crowd stays silent until the home team scores their tenth point, the...

Senior Football’s Farewell

Senior Football’s Farewell

Ashley Currier, ENN Staff

December 2, 2016


Filed under Sports

With the football season coming to a close over the Thanksgiving Break, it is a reflective time for the seniors on the Eagles football team. Being their last year of high school, working hard into the playoffs, balancing out school work, and college searching, it's an exhilarating time for them. "It's always...

The Team Behind the Team

The Team Behind the Team

Gonzalo Garrido-Gonzalez, ENN Special Contributor

November 30, 2016


Filed under Also in The News, Sports

There is a very important team here at Lake Ridge. They have made the playoffs every single year, yet never won a trophy. No, it's not the football, volleyball, or soccer team. Its the athletic training team. The students who join this team, spend their after school time helping the athletes of all sports...

Eagles Fall at The Star

Eagles Fall at The Star

Sydney Johnson, Editor in Chief

November 25, 2016


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The Lake Ridge Eagles Varsity Football Team ended their playoff run on Friday, Nov. 25, with a 41-27 loss to the Highland Park Scots at The Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, TX. The Eagles offense struggled to find their footing in the first half; heading into halftime down 21-0. The offense made adjustments...

“Fresh” Faces on Varsity

“Fresh” Faces on Varsity

Corrinne Bayless

November 24, 2016


Filed under Also in The News, Sports

There were "fresh" faces this season on Varsity Volleyball. Advancing to the fourth round of the playoffs wasn't the only thing special about this year's volleyball team. This year's team had two freshmen, Logyn Hinds and Madison Williams, on its roster. Making varsity comes with many emotions and...

AREA CHAMPS!

AREA CHAMPS!

Sydney Johnson, Editor in Chief

November 19, 2016


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The Lake Ridge Eagles Varsity Football team brought home the Class 5A Division 1 Area Championship for the second consecutive year with a decisive 87-58 win over Dallas Samuell Friday night at Lumpkins Stadium in Waxahachie, TX. The Eagles offense had a dominant presence with 719 total yards that included...

A Miracle Victory for the Eagles

A Miracle Victory for the Eagles

Nate Martinez, ENN Special Contributer

November 14, 2016


Filed under Sports

Lake Ridge took care of business in dramatic fashion Friday night beating Crowley in round one of the playoffs 49-42 in double overtime. It was a nail biter throughout the entire game as Lake Ridge began the 4th quarter down 28-13. However a furious comeback by the Eagles led to a miracle finish.  “I...

Volleyball Makes History Advances to Round 4

Volleyball Makes History Advances to Round 4

Nate Martinez, ENN Special Contributor

November 9, 2016


Filed under Also in The News, Sports

History was made Tuesday night when the Eagles volleyball team advanced to the fourth round of the playoffs for the first time. "The team dealt with some adversity, but a complete team effort got us the win," said Assistant Coach, Keondra Mallard. Midlothian couldn't handle the thunderous strikes...

Volleyball Playoffs

Volleyball Playoffs

Whitney Steed, ENN Staff

November 7, 2016


Filed under Also in The News, Sports

For Lake Ridge High School's volleyball team, playoff excitement is here. They succeed in placing 2nd in district this year, securing their spot in the playoffs. After making it all the way to the third round last year, the team hopes this round of playoffs will prove to be even better. Jessica Tyle...

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