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  • Mental Health at Cedar Ridge

    Mental Health at Cedar Ridge

    Dante Motley, Editor-in-Chief

    November 6, 2018

    This generation of students has seen an increase in mental health problems unlike ever before. Some people claim it is due to the gauntlett of high stress challenges students are exposed to, while others believe it is due to more accurate mental health diagnoses techniques. Either way, we can all...

    On average, teen girls have a higher risk of depression then teen guys. 19.4% teen girls are depressed, while 6.4% of teen guys are depressed, according to the National Institute of Mental Health.

    Dante Motley

  • Cedar Ridge vs. Round Rock Football Recap

    Cedar Ridge vs. Round Rock Football Recap

    Luke White, Sports Editor

    November 2, 2018

    In a game billed as “Pandemonium on Parmer”, Cedar Ridge rode a 35-point first quarter en route to a 70-56 win over the Round Rock Dragons on October 26th at Kelly Reeves Athletic Complex. With the win, the Raiders secured a spot as second place in District 13-6A behind Vandegrift. The quarterbacks...

    Jacoryan Isaac (11) rushes the ball against Round Rock on October 26th.

    Thomas Shands

  • The Freshman Slime Queen

    The Freshman Slime Queen

    Grace Galdamez-Kirkconnell, Managing Editor

    October 10, 2018

    A freshman has rose to fame by opening a slime store on Instagram. Snoopslimes, has built a slime-based empire since she opened up shop in 2017, gaining over 1.8 million followers. Since 2016, slime has taken over social media, and the “asmr” (Autonomous sensory meridian response) world, whether it be you...

    Jungmin Kang (9), holds her"Detox Water" slime.

    Grace Galdamez-Kirkconnell

  • Volleyball at the Ridge

    Volleyball at the Ridge

    Luke White

    October 4, 2018

    The volleyball season has arrived, and the Cedar Ridge volleyball team is ready for a memorable season. The team is led by captains Micayla Harris (12) and Cassie Cox (12) and is off to a 22-16 start. The Raiders’ season began on August 7th, nearly two weeks before school started. The team got off...

    Lauren Prendeville spiking the ball on McNeil High!

    Thomas L. Shands

  • Varsity Football

    Varsity Football

    Luke White, Sports Editor

    September 24, 2018

    The 2018 football season is in full swing for the Raiders, who are returning from a 13-2 record and a trip to the state semifinals in 2017. The team began the season with a 25-45 loss to the Temple Wildcats, but bounced back with a 34-28 win against the Cedar Park Timberwolves, one of the best 5A te...

    The Cedar Ridge offense lines up against the Leander Lions on September 21st, 2018. The Raiders won 63-21.

    Thomas L. Shands

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Mental Health at Cedar Ridge
Suicide Awareness
College Greek Life
The Health Benefits of Drinking Kombucha
  • Library Lab Renovation December 15, 2017
  • Mu Alpha Theta November 16, 2017
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Cedar Ridge vs. Round Rock Football Recap
Volleyball at the Ridge
Varsity Football

Varsity Football

September 24, 2018

Trainers

Trainers

February 15, 2018

Super Bowl 52

Super Bowl 52

February 7, 2018

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