The Rider Chronicle

Feel the beat

Freshman Brandon Harris practices over the summer, putting in hours of work.

Mandy Huynh, Editor-in-Chief

December 16, 2019

During football season, the sound of loud drums tapping in time can be heard from the practice field across the neighborhood. The loud boom of the metronome is overpowering when approaching the turf.  However, there is one person on the field who can’t hear the ticking behind them. Freshman Brando...

Raider of the Month: December

Blue swing flags spin through the air during a halftime performance as senior Molly Whitaker performs. “It’s really fun performing with swing flags,” she said. “Except for the time I got the silk wrapped around my neck and almost choked to death during my solo.”

Sierra Hodges, Reporter

December 18, 2015

  Brushing out her hair, she starts the two braids that hang down the side of her head. As she pulls on her costume and does her make-up, she prepares for the halftime show. She starts to sing the counts in her head, she goes through the motions silently. She gets off the bus and walks into...

More Than Football

After a touchdown at the game against Abliene Cooper the cheerleaders take the flags that spell

Sierra Hodges-Yarbrough, Photographer

February 13, 2015

The student news publishing site of Rider High School in Wichita Falls, TX.
Flags