Lady Cougars Face Tough Season

Carly Herbert, Co-Managing Editor

December 12, 2017

Focused on boxing out the competition, the girls basketball team is getting ready for a slam dunk of a season. The girls basketball team starts another season, this one with high hopes for their record and the new faces they...

First Year Phenom Makes History

Grant Schaner, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2017

Seven touchdowns, over 700 yards, 7.38 55 meter dash but the audience only sees his production, not what this tri-sport athlete does to achieve these stats. David Haiss is a phenomenal athlete, excelling in football, track, and...

Game Entrance Fees Too Costly?

December 12, 2017

$6 to get into a game, $7 for a playoff game. Over the course of a school year these game fees add up. But where do it all go? Charging an entrance fee is how schools make money, but students have complained of the upping o...

Boys Basketball Bound for Glory

Nathan Pullen, News Editor

December 12, 2017

With Coach Troy Washington at the helm, Cougars boys basketball strives to build off of last years successful postseason run. With five returning juniors, the cougars look to fill the voids left by last year’s six seniors. After finishing the...

A Preview of Winter Sports

Sarah McCoy, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2017

The winter sports season has just begun and athletes and coaches are working hard to prepare. Players have been hitting the weight room and putting in some extra practice to get a jump start on the season. “We have a wrestling club team that pra...

Going Inside the Football Helmet

Logan Morris, Sports Editor

November 14, 2017

  Football is a very time consuming sport. With the amount of time it takes comes a lot of dedication. Football players are some of the most motivated people you can find. Without motivation, they would not be able to be successful. In order to ...

Sports Team Rivalries

Emma Gray, Viewpoint Editor

November 14, 2017

For as long as there have been school sports, there have been high school rivalries. According to an article in New York Magazine, rivalries happen when competitors are similar in rankings, face each other in multiple settings with the same goal and are evenly ...

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...