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Q&A with Sarah Wilkerson

Miah Clark, Copy Editor, Editorial Cartoonist

April 24, 2017


Filed under Q&A, Sports, Spring Sports

  Pole in hand, junior Sarah Wilkerson has leaped over the competition as a varsity pole vaulter for South’s track and field team for three years now. We asked Wilkerson a few questions about her event and how she’s become so successful in it. When did you begin pole vaulting? W: My...

Q&A with Hannah Dennington

Q&A with Hannah Dennington

Avery Woods, Sports Editor

April 17, 2017


Filed under Features, Online Carousel, Q&A, Sports, Spring Sports

Hannah Dennington was the only original freshman on the varsity girls soccer team this year. She talks about team dynamics and when she started playing. AW: What’s it like being the only freshman on varsity? HD: This is the second person that’s asked me this. It was exciting but scary, because everyone had been o...

2017 Baseball Rosters

Tess Conley, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Raider Baseball Rosters - 2017   Varsity Matthew Arnold - 12 Isaac Soares - 12 Tanner Giannola - 12 Matthew Peck - 12 Jed Aldrich - 11 Trey Bebee - 11 Jack Housholder - 11 Griffin Larsen - 11 Jake Jarrell - 11 Gabriel Lopez - 11 Adam Zahnd - 11 Evan Hick...

Field gets ready for the season

Field gets ready for the season

Danielle Mitchell, Heritage reporter

April 21, 2016


Filed under Online Carousel, Sports, Spring Sports

 From javelin throwers to shot put and discus, the field season kicked off to a productive start.   “There’s a lot of freshman and 10 new people throwing the javelin this year so that’s really exciting,” sophomore Dottie Powell said.   Each year there were routines that were k...

Players Hold on to Baseball Superstitions

Players Hold on to Baseball Superstitions

Maddy Westcott, Heritage Reporter

April 21, 2016


Filed under Online Carousel, Sports, Spring Sports

Relaxing in the passenger seat munching on some Popeye’s just purchased by his dad was the way freshman Kennedy Rater has been arriving at his baseball games since fifth  grade. "It just gives me more energy and tastes good," Rater said. Baseball players were known for possibly being the most...

Girls Soccer Pumped up for Season

Girls Soccer Pumped up for Season

Michaela Regalado, Heritage Reporter

April 19, 2016


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Running onto the field getting ready for a soccer game, these girls have different things going through their minds. “I feel happy, excited and very into the game while it is happening,” sophomore Savannah Morgan said. She played as a mid defender on the JV team. To help Morgan prepare for her game sh...

Spring Sports Preview

Spring Sports Preview

Keeli Ward, Writer

March 8, 2016


Filed under Online Carousel, Spring Sports

With winter sports coming to an end, spring sports started on Monday, Feb. 29. For it being spring, the weather has been pretty nice. With the weather being nice, teams are actually able to go outside to tryout. Some of the sports here at South have gotten new coaches including tennis and softball. ...

South’s New Softball Coach

South’s New Softball Coach

Keeli Ward, Writer

January 20, 2016


Filed under Online Carousel, Sports, Spring Sports

The SMS softball team will have a new coach for the upcoming season. Olivia Abney, last year’s softball coach, is now coaching at the University of Nebraska. The team will still have social studies teacher Joseph Lorenzo as the assistant varsity coach. The team is also still looking for a JV coach. ...

Royals Wrap Up Victory

Royals Wrap Up Victory

Avery Dorsey, Staff Writer

May 2, 2015


Filed under Online Carousel, Sports, Spring Sports

After a dismal 2-8 home record last season against the Royal’s divisional rival, the Detroit Tigers, major changes needed to be done coming into this season. Going into this Friday night game the Royals were standing at a promising record of 16-7, matching up pretty evenly with the 15-9 Tigers. Immediately...

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