The Rider Chronicle

To Make a Champion

To Make a Champion

Carson Lee, Editor-In-Chief

February 26, 2018


Filed under Feature, Sports, Top Stories

With the Olympics having wrapped up this past week, several young athletes have had the chance to represent their country, some of whom earned a medal. The youngest of these was 15-year-old Alina Zagitova in figure skating. From the U.S. 17-year-old Red Gerard won the gold in Men’s slopestyle. “Se...

High Expectations For A Purpose

High Expectations For A Purpose

Shannon Pyle, Co-Editor-Chief

December 1, 2015


Filed under Sports

It’s the last match and varsity only needs to score one more time to beat their long standing rivals, the Aledo Lady Cats. The ball is served. “It felt like a dream,” head coach Alysha Humpert said. “It felt like the best dream possible.” Freshman Logan Browning makes a pass to her...

Coming On Strong: Lady Raiders Present ‘Relentless’ Start This Season

Coming On Strong: Lady Raiders Present ‘Relentless’ Start This Season

Shannon, Sports Editor

September 17, 2014


Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Rider Chronicle, Sports

At three different tournaments this year, the Lady Raiders dominated the court and set new expectations for future Rider volleyball teams. During the Double Tee tournament in Euless Trinity, Varsity won against the Granbury Lady Pirates, who are ranked 6th in the state. “It was exciting for us because...

All-State Success

All-State Success

Jansen Roulliard, Reporter

March 4, 2014


Filed under Sports

Junior Kendall Chamberlain woke to someone shaking her shoulder. Her father was standing by her bed, practically bouncing with excitement, trying to shake her awake. In his hand, he held the daily issue of the newspaper. Wondering what was going on, Chamberlain stretched and rubbed her sleepy eyes....

Volleyball Vs. Byron Nelson

October 10, 2012


Filed under Video

New Team Sets High Goals

New Team Sets High Goals

Maddie Box, Reporter

October 3, 2012


Filed under Sports

As the stress of a new school year begins, so does the Varsity volleyball season. With a new coach, new players, and a new perspective on "team unity," the 2012-2013 varsity volleyball team is looking forward to a great season. "Team dinners really help with team unity," Senior Co-Captain, Peyton...

Going Back To The Basics

Going Back To The Basics

Emily Carroll, Reporter

October 2, 2012


Filed under Sports

Rider Alum Alysha Pritt, now Alysha Humpert, knew being the head volleyball coach for Rider was the right step to take for her career. She has now reached her goal as head coach at the school she once attended as a student. She says she is looking forward to coaching this season because she played volleyball...

Lady Raiders raise thousands for breast cancer

Lady Raiders raise thousands for breast cancer

November 23, 2010


Filed under Sports

$7000. That’s how much money volleyball coach TiAda Radtke was able to donate to the Susan G. Komen Foundation after weeks of selling Think Pink shirts and silly bandz and other fundraisers prior to the Think Pink Game Oct. 12. Pink ribbons decorated the rails, and most spectators were wearing the...

Varsity Volleyball

Monica Mathieu

October 8, 2009


Filed under Sports

Coming together as a family, the varsity volleyball team hopes to be successful in the 2009-2010 season. Members of the team feels that they are doing well because they are functioning as a whole. "We're really close as a team and we're playing our hardest," Sophomore Cadyn Laing said. The girls...

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