Girls golf shoots for state

They have won three tournaments in a row. They have a D1 athlete. They are getting ready for regionals and state coming in May. They are girls golf. John Cushing has been coaching for over twenty years as a girls golf coach and now has become the head coach. They have recently won two invitationals…

Audrey O’Rear competes on the court

  Ranked number one at Highlands Ranch for girls tennis and being only a freshman, Audrey O’Rear is a player to watch, according to her coaches. Her current record is 6-0 for her high school season and she ranked 9th in state.    O’Rear’s tennis career began in third grade. She went to a tennis…

One and done madness

    With a crazy college basketball season coming to an end with March Madness, lots of college stars have declared for the NBA Draft like Trae Young, Deandre Ayton, and Marvin Bagley. One thing that all three of these college stars have in common is that they are all freshmen leaving to go to…

Arizona fever: track and field takes on Arizona

      Over spring break, 24 members of the track and field team traveled to Chandler, Arizona to compete in the Chandler Rotary Invite. At the event, Highlands Ranch placed in the top ten, six times. While winning is definitely a rewarding aspect of the meet, there are many other benefits of their travels…

HR’s 3v3 basketball tournament

  Hard times have fallen upon one of HR’s own, Bobby Purify, special needs teacher. His 12 year old daughter has developed a bad brain tumor and is going through medical procedures.   These procedures aren’t a cheap process and the Purify family appreciates all of the help they can get. “Participating in the 3v3…

HR wrestling gets a new coach

  This year, Justin Kast, the technology and engineering teacher at HR, took over leadership of the wrestling team from previous coach, Anthony Castillo. As the new head coach of the wrestling team, he has guided HR to the wrestling state finals at the Pepsi Center on Feb. 15.   The student who qualified for…

Touch down Tommy throws it away

  The Patriots should win the Super Bowl as they were significant favorites in Vegas. Tom Brady and Bill Belichick were supposed to win their 6th Super Bowl, more championships than any other coach/quarterback in the history of the game.  The Eagles are playing with a backup quarterback who almost retired in 2017.  Why was…