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How to Gear up for Friday Night Lights

How to Gear up for Friday Night Lights

Makayla Bast, Journalist September 10, 2021

Friday night lights are here! After a year of absence from the home crowd, Mountain Ridge is eager to open its stands to Ridge Army.    Freshmen, welcome their first chance to belong in the student section as high schoolers. Sophomores, get...

The Final Field with Mr. Miller

The Final Field with Mr. Miller

Molly Bomar, Co-Editor September 10, 2021

The 2021 Ridge football season has begun and the Ridge Army is getting ready to go wild in the student section on Friday nights. The new turf field has been striped with forest green and a burgundy mountain lion calls attention to the 50 yard-line, awaiting...

Kim Rodgers on Athletics and Mental Health

Kim Rodgers on Athletics and Mental Health

Caitlin Bailey, Journalist August 30, 2021

In the past few years, the conversation around mental health has been brought up more and more, but there’s still a huge stigma surrounding it. The Athletic Trainer here at Ridge, Kim Rodgers, feels that mental health should be discussed more, especially...

More Than a Game

More Than a Game

Ava Padelford, Editor August 19, 2021

Kaden Hicks, senior at Mountain Ridge and starter on the varsity football team, has more than just the upcoming football season on his mind.   To date, Hicks has received 11 college offers from all over the US and will continue to keep his...

The Best Part Of Hockey Completely Ruined!

The Best Part Of Hockey Completely Ruined!

Alexa McClain, Journalist May 18, 2021

Some enjoy the sport of hockey because of the non-stop action. Some enjoy it because of the cold and icy environment. I enjoy Hockey simply because of its aggressive play.   For my 11th birthday, my dad took me to my first hockey game here...

Ridge students compete hard, root hard too

Ridge students compete hard, root hard too

Ava Padelford, Editor May 4, 2021

What sports pull you in? How do they pull you in? The thrill of a home run or the excitement in a hockey fight. Each one is different and they all attract different people.    Sports are thrilling to many all over the world. They can be intense...

She’s a Runnaaa She’s a Track Star

She’s a Runnaaa She’s a Track Star

Ava Padelford, Editor May 4, 2021

Dedication and hard work can take you anywhere you want to go. Goals are reached when you put all your effort into making it happen. Seeing improvement is the most rewarding thing when pursuing goals.   For me, sports are my passion. I work...

Ridge Varsity Basketball Girls Earn All-Region Honors!

Ridge Varsity Basketball Girls Earn All-Region Honors!

Kimi Matibag, Columnist April 8, 2021

All-Region Honors were given out this March to several extra outstanding team players, two of them being Mountain Ridge’s very own Hannah Uhlenhop and Janae Floyd and honorable mention Ari Goren of the Varsity Girls Basketball Team, with Uhlenhop receiving...

A Ridge Track Meet

At the Fire

Ava Padelford, Editor April 8, 2021

  You’re getting ready to explode out of your blocks at your track meet and your adrenaline is skyrocketing. You jump up and down to warm up your muscles and you crawl into the blocks. You rock side to side to settle into position and you are...

COVID-19’s Impact on Wrestling

COVID-19’s Impact on Wrestling

Molly Bomar, Journalist February 8, 2021

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, schools have enacted health regulations to keep players and coaches safe. However these district benchmarks and the inconvenience of the epidemic has diminished numbers in seasons, especially in the winter...

Dig Pink Event

Dig Pink Event

Kelsey Nahodil, Co-Editor in Chief October 30, 2020

The Dig Pink event took place on October 20th where Mountain Ridge’s volleyball team faced off against Liberty High School.    They came up short and lost against Liberty but the real focus of the night was breast cancer awareness. Every...

Allison Pederson’s Big Win

Allison Pederson’s Big Win

Kelsey Nahodil, Editor October 14, 2020

Badminton entered a tournament the weekend between the third of October to the fourth. It was a tournament with a total of six teams, coming from Xavier, Sunnyslope, Washington Highschool, OC, Ironwood, and Mountain Ridge Highschool. This was to be a...

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