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Eagles Intercepted by Tigers

Eagles Intercepted by Tigers

Sydney Johnson, Editor in Chief

September 17, 2016


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The Lake Ridge Eagles Varsity Football Team fell to the Lancaster Tigers Friday night, Sept. 16, at Lancaster Stadium. This was the first division game of the season for Lake Ridge. The Eagles record moves to 2-2 with the 54-38 loss. The Eagles offense, lead by Quarterback Jason Bean, had 478 total...

The Ridge Runners

The Ridge Runners

Tierany Narro, ENN Staff

September 16, 2016


Filed under Sports

They run from end zone to end zone after every touch down brandishing flags with our school letters "L-R-H-S" and our mascot.  The Ridge Runners run the flags after every touchdown the Lake Ridge Eagles football team scores. Being a Ridge Runner is an exhausting, high energy job. "I love the energy...

Eagles Soar to the Finish Line

Eagles Soar to the Finish Line

Johnny Beaman, ENN Staff

September 13, 2016


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In their third meet of the season, the Eagles Cross Country team competed in the UTA Gerald Richey Invitational Saturday at Lynn Creek Park. The girls varsity ran well, with a 5th place finish in the overall team standings. Leading the varsity girls with a 7th place finish was Mackenzie Otakpor, 9, wi...

Bringing On the Cheer

Bringing On the Cheer

Tierany Narro, ENN Staff

September 13, 2016


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You see them on the sidelines chanting and getting the crowd excited; cheering on the Lake Ridge Eagles durging the football game. The Eagles Cheerleaders support the team every game, win or lose. "We cheer as loud as possible so that the players know we're there," said Berkley Skinner, 11. The Eagle...

LRHS Football Wins Nail Biter at Mesquite

LRHS Football Wins Nail Biter at Mesquite

Shelby Rickerman, Sports Editor

September 10, 2016


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Lake Ridge started the game off roughly going 3 and out in their first possession, then having their first punt blocked leaving Poteet with excellent field position deep in the Eagle's own territory. However the defense, led by Nose Guard Andrew Colon, would rally and recover a fumble getting the ball...

Eagles Earn First Win of Season

Eagles Earn First Win of Season

Shelby Rickerman & Tierany Narro, ENN Staff

September 9, 2016


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The Lake Ridge Eagles took on Prosper last Friday at RL Anderson Stadium. The Eagles overcome early turnovers and Jamison Manning ran 7 yards to score the first Eagle touchdown making it 6-0. The Eagles defense was solid forcing Prosper to 3 and out every possession.   In the second quarter Joseph Rowe ran 15 yar...

Cross Country Shines at Meet

Cross Country Shines at Meet

Johnny Beamen, ENN Staff

September 8, 2016


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In their second meet of the season, the Eagles cross country team competed in the 2016 DBU Patriot XC Invitational Saturday at the Mansfield Sports Complex. Head coach Michelle Womack has high expectations for this season, as the team has been working very hard in practice.  “We are returning a l...

Eagle Bowl Summary

Eagle Bowl Summary

Zachary Bell, Sports Editor

May 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

Friday May 20, 2016 was the fourth annual Eagle Bowl. The Lake Ridge football team played their spring game, as they tried to build off of last seasons success. The Eagle offense was reminiscent of seasons past. Junior quarterback Jason Bean showed his athleticism and passing ability. The offense loo...

Spring Ball Week 2

Spring Ball Week 2

Zachary Bell, Sports Editor

May 19, 2016


Filed under Sports

With another week of spring practice in the books, the Eagles football team finally held a scrimmage, and it was a good one. The Eagles showed highs and lows on both sides of the ball. Offensively the Eagles had a handful of explosive plays reminiscent of last season. The offense did have four turnovers;...

Spring Football Update

Spring Football Update

Zachary Bell, Sports Editor

May 12, 2016


Filed under Sports

A week into the spring football preseason, the Lake Ridge Eagles are already reaching mid-season form. The Eagles are working on drills and fundamentals. You can already see who is, and who is not a varsity level player. What the Eagles are looking for is depth on the varsity level, so this spring the...

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