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The Greatest Skate; Student carries out passion on ice

Connie Ho

December 16, 2013


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Perfectly executing a new ice skating routine, sophomore Sarah Jenkins glides across the smooth ice and lands herself a standing ovation. Jenkins has been skating since she was three, and her passion for ice skating has led her to some amazing experiences. Jenkins is a part of the Dallas Figure Skating...

Atheletes should not be considered role models because of fame

Ryan Fort

November 26, 2013


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Honestly, athletes shouldn’t be considered role models.  They should only be people that you admire and like; not someone you would like to aspire to be.  Dating back a few months ago in June, three big name athletes ruined their careers because of the poor choices they made. Many other professional...

Athletes and Social Networking

Ryan Fort

November 26, 2013


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Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr and Myspace are all social networks that athletes use to catch up with friends and family, or vent frustration. And then you have the few athletes that use it as a way to get scholarships. Having said that, social media has become a huge problem for athletes. The...

Girl’s Basketball Season

Saschel Moore

November 21, 2013


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 The Lady Raiders Basketball team has emerged. “We will be preparing for [their] Waxahachie game,” Head Coach Gail Martin said. “We will also be working on conditioning and working on our skills and team chemistry.”  

Girls Athletics

Sa-schel Moore

October 4, 2013


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Are you looking to be a part of the Girls Athletics community at North Garland High School? If so, you can start with the Lady Raiders Basketball team. The Head Coach is Gail Martin. Right now, the Lady Raiders Basketball team is in search for their new team captain. “For my team captain, I want...

Get to know sophomore Elizabeth Cobar

Get to know sophomore Elizabeth Cobar

Alejandra Casanova

March 6, 2013


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Raider Echo: What position do you play? Elizabeth Cobar: “Well I’m playing defense and left defense now.” RE: What makes you a good soccer player? Cobar: “The passion and the commitment and team work.” RE: What special skills do you have that make you part of the soccer team? ...

Get to know senior Toni Radilla

Get to know senior Toni Radilla

Alejandra Casanova

March 6, 2013


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Raider Echo: Do you play JV or Varsity? Toni Radilla: Varsity RE: What made you try out for the NG soccer team in the first place? Radilla: “I just wanted to be part of the team.” RE: What special skills do you have that make you part of the soccer team? Radilla: “I played socce...

Talking about tennis

Maleny Martinez

February 19, 2013


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Junior Judy Nguyen became interested in the sport after seeing her older brothers play tennis. She started playing in eighth grade and has continued with her passion ever since. “I just picked up a racket and started playing,’’ Nguyen said. “I learned on my own.” During Nguyen’s first...

Sports: This or That

October 30, 2012


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Sports: This or That

Sports: This or That

October 29, 2012


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