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Varsity Boys Soccer Bounces Back With 2-1 Win vs. Vista Ridge

Varsity Boys Soccer Bounces Back With 2-1 Win vs. Vista Ridge

January 19, 2019

The varsity boys’ soccer team traveled to Vista Ridge High School on Friday, Jan. 18 for their second district matchup of the season. The Warriors were hungry for a win after losing to Hendrickson on...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Puts On Defensive Clinic In 51-33 Win vs. Vista Ridge

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Puts On Defensive Clinic In 51-33 Win vs. Vista Ridge

By Sourav Dhar, Reporter

January 19, 2019

Filed under Basketball, Showcase

The varsity boys’ basketball team took on the Vista Ridge Rangers on Friday, Jan. 18 in hopes of erasing the memory of their loss against Hendrickson earlier in the week.  On Faculty Night, th...

Gillette’s New Ad is a Message Men Need to Hear

Gillette’s New Ad is a Message Men Need to Hear

January 18, 2019

The practice of shaving is a routine most men are familiar with, a ritual that oozes with masculinity and is synonymous with “manliness.” On Jan. 13, Gillette, a popular shaving company, challenged thi...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Drops Road Contest vs. Hendrickson 62-53

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Drops Road Contest vs. Hendrickson 62-53

January 16, 2019

In a close contest, the varsity boys’ basketball team traveled to Hendrickson High School to take on the Hendrickson Hawks on Tuesday, Jan. 15. Ultimately, the Warriors couldn’t grind out a win ...

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Defeated by Hendrickson Hawks 74-50

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Defeated by Hendrickson Hawks 74-50

January 16, 2019

On Tuesday, Jan. 15, the varsity girls’ basketball team faced off against the Hendrickson Hawks in an intense game that ultimately resulted in a loss for the Lady Warriors. Despite the team puttin...

Varsity Boys’ Soccer Falls to Hendrickson 2-0

Varsity Boys’ Soccer Falls to Hendrickson 2-0

January 16, 2019

On Tuesday, Jan. 15, the varsity boys’ soccer team fought against the Hendrickson Hawks in hopes of earning their first district win, but the game ended with loss of 2-0. The Warriors worked hard and...

The ‘Horizon’ Named Pacemaker Finalist

The ‘Horizon’ Named Pacemaker Finalist

January 16, 2019

The Horizon has been recently named a Pacemaker finalist by the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA), the second time consecutively in the last six years of being a digital publication. In the...

TEDxYouth@Austin 2019 Registration Opens

TEDxYouth@Austin 2019 Registration Opens

January 13, 2019

Technology. Entertainment. Design. These are the ideals and foundations for TED, a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing informative talks to the world. On Saturday, Feb. 11, TEDxYouth@Austin bring...

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Knocks Down Cedar Ridge 58-42

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Knocks Down Cedar Ridge 58-42

January 13, 2019

The varsity girls’ basketball team triumphed over Cedar Ridge on Friday, Jan 11, finishing with a strong score of 58-42. The Warriors had previously lost to the Raiders in an away game, and were a...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Defeated by Cedar Ridge 57-43

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Defeated by Cedar Ridge 57-43

January 12, 2019

In a back and forth game of long runs, the varsity boys’ basketball team was eventually defeated 57-43 by the Cedar Ridge Raiders. Despite the lopsided score, the game on Friday, Jan. 12 was actual...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls to Stony Point 55-54

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls to Stony Point 55-54

January 9, 2019

The varsity boys’ basketball team was unable to defeat Stony Point on Tuesday, Jan. 8, with a close score of 55-54. This was a crushing defeat for the Warriors, especially since the majority of ...

IB Students Kick Off Holiday Break with IB Ball

IB Students Kick Off Holiday Break with IB Ball

December 23, 2018

To end the semester on a good note, the International Baccalaureate Student Organization (IBSO) hosted the annual IB Ball in the atrium on Wednesday, Dec. 19. Inspired by the 2013 Met Gala, IBSO brou...