Switching Roles on the Football Field

Carly Herbert, Co-Managing Editor

November 13, 2017

It wasn’t your ordinary football game. Girls donned pads and boys donned skirts, all to raise money for a good cause. The annual powder puff game was held on October 23. The seniors defeated the juniors 26-20; however, junior Payton Fiel feel...

Comeback Cougars Strike Again

Carly Herbert, Managing Editor

November 10, 2017

Turning a deficit into defeat with just minutes on the clock is no small feat in the world of sports, but the varsity football team has made it known in the past few games that they are more than capable of achieving just that. Refusing to quit, the Cougars brought home seven wins in the regular season and for the first tim...

Underclassmen Running the Show

Erin Hogge, Editor-in-Chief

October 15, 2017

The Cougars are running their way into the postseason. With the help from underclassmen talent, the cross country team is seeing much improvement in meets right as the season is coming to a close. Filled with a vast majority of un...

Field Hockey Fights to Stay in the Game

Nathan Pullen, News Editor

October 15, 2017

A new goalie and a new offensive core; field hockey coach Elizabeth Todd looks to make the most out of what is left of her season. Just past the halfway point of the season, field hockey isn’t totally satisfied with its record....

CNU Scores Big with Latest Commit

Grant Schaner, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2017

Basketball. Not only a sport focused on height, finesse, and pure untainted skill, but also a lifestyle for the newest Christopher Newport University commit Tyler Trimble. Tyler’s parents have played a huge role in his suc...

Halfway: Winless to Undefeated

Nathan Pullen, News Editor

October 13, 2017

From 0-5 to 6-1, football coach Charles Porterfield is midway through his second season at Kettle Run and had already faced the best and worst case scenarios at the halfway point of a season. Porterfield lost the bulk of h...

More Bling for Boys’ Soccer

Logan Morris, Sports Editor

October 3, 2017

It all came down to sudden death. "We were awarded another free kick near the top of the box in the first minute of the sudden death overtime," Coach Phil Roper said. "Reece took a great shot that dipped down right in front of the keeper making it near impossible ...

Tee Up for the Post Season

Erin Hogge, Editor-in-Chief

October 3, 2017

    Despite the fact that they finished eleventh out of twenty teams in their first tournament, the Kettle Run Cougars have some returning talent to help them stay at the top of their conference.     On Wednesday, Aug. 2,...

National Athletic Training Month

Jack Tessier, Staff Reporter

April 3, 2017

The students in sports medicine class learn about how to care for athletes, and they work with all the sports teams, coaches, and administrators.

Cougars vs. Pioneers

Erin Hogge, Managing Editor

February 24, 2017

Sports can bring out some of the loudest and most spirited students in high school. Sometimes this spirit turns into something bigger. With a new season of ice hockey comes the same team feud from previous years. The Cougars ended their regular season on...