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Another kind of victory

Junior Nick Darcus celebrates victory over WFHS at the playoffs.

Meghan Helton, Reporter

December 12, 2019

Despite ending with a playoff loss to Lubbock Cooper, the Rider football team’s 2019 season has definitely been one to remember.  Beating rival Old High for a consecutive fifth year and advancing to the state quarterfinals were impressive accomplishments, but what stood out most in this postseason...

Q/A with Head Football Coach Marc Bindel

Marc Bindel is entering his sixth season as Rider's head football coach and is exciting about the Raiders' prospects this year.

Mandy Huynh, Editor-in-Chief

August 23, 2019

After a previous season filled with struggles and success, head football coach Marc Bindel enters the new school year with high expectations. The Rider Chronicle sat down with Bindel to discuss the pressures and challenges of running a football team.  Q: What are your expectations for this year?...

‘More Than A One Man Show’

As the only freshman on the team, Ty Caswell scored the winning points in the Rider/Old High game in double overtime. “It felt really great because that was such a big game,” Caswell said. “They are our biggest rivals and it was incredible to win it for us.”

Cortney Wood, Co-Editor-In-Chief

February 12, 2016

They had gone into overtime twice and just needed 2 more points to beat Old High. As the only freshman on varsity, Ty Caswell said the pressure was on. “I was nervous since it was my first Rider/Old High game, but once it started, I got in a rhythm,” he said. “I tried to do the same thing I alwa...

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