In the World of Curling, a Scandal Unfurling

Jimmy Gao ‘20

April 9, 2018

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Days before the 2018 Olympic Games, Russian bobsledder Nadezhda Sergeeva proudly donned a sweatshirt emblazoned with the words, “I Don’t Do Doping” — as if she was inviting Olympic officials to test her. Unfortunately, whe...

College Basketball At its Lowest: the NCAA Scandal

Gigi Duncan '20

April 9, 2018

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Cheat: to act dishonestly or unfairly in order to gain an advantage, especially in a game or an examination. Cheating, whether it be in the smallest form of copying test answers to the biggest with a sports game, should not be pe...

The Winter Olym-picks

Meredith Lou ‘20

April 9, 2018

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Following the closing ceremony of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, spectators are now able to reflect on the many highlights it brought. With over 92 competing nations and 2,925 total athletes, the largest in the Winter Games...

Ridge Athlete Interview with Nastassja Kuznetsova

Daphne Tang ‘19

February 27, 2018

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Nastassja Kuznetsova is the co-squad captain of girls saber on the Ridge High School fencing team. On January 27, 2018, she led the girl sabers to third place at the District 2 Championships in New Jersey. Nastassja also comp...

The Ball Family- The Kardashians of Basketball

Lily Chen ’21

February 27, 2018

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As of January 2018: the first thing that pops up under a quick Google search of “Ball” is a profile of Lavar Ball. It seems like everyday, one of the Ball family members is making headlines. Throughout the past year, the m...

NFL Divisional Round Plays That Left Football Fans Stunned

John Tondora ‘20

February 27, 2018

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If there is one certainty about all sports across the globe, it is that the NFL Playoffs establish stars and cement legacies. This past week of the NFL Divisional Round served to perpetuate this idea, as, in the words of Jacks...

The Warriors… without Curry?

Lily Chen ‘21

January 13, 2018

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The Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry awkwardly fell onto E'Twaun Moore's foot while trying to block a pass during a fiery comeback against the New Orleans Pelicans on December 4, 2017. Curry shot 31 points prior to falling an...

#EarnedHistory: Houston Astros

Vishal Shah ‘18, Public Relations

December 22, 2017

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Late on November 1st, the Houston Astros won their first World Series title in franchise history, defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers in seven historical games. Both teams played exceptionally well throughout the series, but in G...

Athlete Interview with Zoe Pan: Ridge Girls Volleyball

Amanda Wang ‘18, Non-School News Editor

December 22, 2017

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Zoe Pan is a co-captain of the Ridge Girls Volleyball team. This year on November 11th, along with co-captains Sophia Maggio and Evelina Adamcyzk, she led the team to win the Group IV state title, the first state title in the progr...

Who Will Claim the 2018 NBA Championship?

Lily Chen ‘21

December 22, 2017

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The current NBA season has brought nothing but thrill. During this month, many teams have suffered from injuries while others have proved themselves as worthy championship prospects.  Below are statistics and predictions on y...

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