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Rider’s fall sport seasons delayed by new UIL guidelines

Rider's football season cannot begin until late September after the UIL's new guidelines handed down Tuesday.

Manasvi Reddy, Editor-in-Chief

July 21, 2020

As coronavirus cases continue to rise across the nation, the University Interscholastic League (UIL) has modified the athletic calendar for the 2020-2021 school year.  On Tuesday, the organization announced a postponed start to the season for conferences 5A and 6A. Rider and Wichita Falls High School,...

Team Of Seniors Works ‘Relentlessly’

Team Of Seniors Works ‘Relentlessly’

Aleksa Stankovic, Reporter

October 27, 2014

After a year with one senior on the team, this year’s 8-senior volleyball team has a wealth of leadership. Rider’s head Volleyball Coach Alysha Humpert trained the team every day this summer and is excited about the results that they have achieved since the beginning of the year. “We finished...

Academic Adversities Of Athletes

Alexa Vincent, Reporter

April 2, 2014

On the ride home from her last basketball game, Erin Scruggs sits midway back on the dark bus. As she listens to music her mind meanders to the occasional splurge of car lights waning and waxing past the bus, distorted by the clammy windows. And while the excitement of the team’s most successful...

Netting A Win

Hannah Zemboy, Contributor

December 18, 2013

The 2013 Lady Raiders volleyball team challenged themselves to prove they were in it to win it even after losing eight seniors from last year’s team. The ladies had a goal of finishing in the top three of the district, bettering last season when the team finished 4th. “I challenged them to write...

Dedication Over Injuries

Dedication Over Injuries

Emily Carroll, Co-Editor

October 29, 2013

It was Rider High School against Canyon High School. Defensive Specialist, senior Caitlin Renz hustled for a shanked volleyball. After she popped it back up, her feet kept going, and next thing she knew she was on the ground. As sophomore Kelli Barnett tried to help her up. Coach Brown escorted her to...

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