Morgan McKee, high jumper, goes the distance again

Morgan McKee, high jumper, goes the distance again

April 17, 2014 • Perla Sanchez, staff writer  
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Practicing almost every day after school doing drills, senior Morgan McKee puts in her time as a high jumper on the track team. She is headed to the Area Qualifiers again. “I feel like all the hard work finally pays off,” McKee said. She has been competing in the event since her freshman... Read more »

Featured Athlete: Ryan Pate hopes to go to State in golf

February 26, 2014 • Morgan Daniel, staff writer  
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Sophomore Ryan Pate has played golf since she was nine years old. Pate was first inspired to play when she was at the course with her dad. Her favorite thing about golf is that it’s an individual sport where “you don’t have to rely on others making mistakes.” One of Pate’s... Read more »

Grant Franklin shoots for a great senior year in basketball

November 8, 2013 • Shyanne Cardenas, staff writer  
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Grant Franklin, a senior who plays point-guard on the Varsity basketball team, has been playing basketball since he could walk. When he was young, he and his current teammates all played Little Dribblers together. Ever since, all the young dribblers have grown up to become a very close basketball team. Grant... Read more »

Varsity football player appreciates his team

Varsity football player appreciates his team

October 16, 2013 • Stace Bell, guest writer  
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Running back and linebacker Braydin Moreland said in September that he and his fellow Rangers were striving to do their best. Braydin said they have changed their practices. “We have been practicing with a different attitude and have been taking practice more serious.” The Varsity player... Read more »

Winning season brings a dream to Dye for

Winning season brings a dream to Dye for

November 7, 2011  
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By Amanda Hightower Sports editor Senior Emily Dye and assistant coach\mom Suzanne Dye have experienced a volleyball season that both will cherish for a lifetime. Emily has played volleyball for numerous years with the support of her mom every step of the way. Emily has been a three-year varsity letterman.... Read more »

Swimming and competition is all in the family

Swimming and competition is all in the family

October 28, 2011 • Shelby Winn, staff writer  
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Swimmer Alyson Drennan, (Greenwood High School’s swim “team,”) competes in club meets for City of Midland (COM) and also for University Interscholastic League contests for Greenwood. “It’s a fun sport and keeps you going all the time,” the freshman said. “It... Read more »