Home run season

  This past Saturday the HR baseball team went to Bear Creek to play Dakota Ridge and Bear Creek. In the first game against Bear Creek the boys won 17-7 after being down 6-0. In the second game they lost to Dakota Ridge and their amazing season ended.    Zac Dammel, junior infielder, said, “It…

Girls tennis strikes up a strong bond

  Some believe that winning is everything; they believe that the whole point of a sport is to compete against others and to ultimately win. While that is rewarding, the HR girls tennis team has shown the other motivations and benefits of team sports.   HR’s girls’ varsity tennis team has lost seven and won…

Stepping up to the plate

    HR’s baseball season starts off with many new players. HR offers varsity, JV, freshman and sophomore teams. According to New.berecruited.com, only 28%(470,671) of people who play baseball in their freshman year will continue playing in their senior year. This year, the freshman are able to see what it’s like to play at their…

Dribbling through Unified Athletics

 The Unified team at Highlands Ranch does not care about winning or losing. It is about giving students the chance to play a sport like anyone else. It gives them the chance to put all they have on the court just like anyone else. When they step foot on that court, they are so full…

Sad ending to a great season

    It was Friday night as the HR girls basketball team was warming up for their Elite Eight game against a tall and athletic Lakewood Tigers team. When the game ended, the fans stayed in their seats shocked by the outcome. ‘Did we really lose?’ was a thought running through every fan’s mind. But,…

The HR girls swim team dives into state

  On Friday, February 10, and Saturday, February 11, the HR girls swim and dive team participated in a statewide swim competition that would be the last swim meet of the season.  On the 10th, it was prelims, which is where the girls compete and the top 16 fastest swimmers progress onto finals.  On the…