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Letterman jackets; inclusive or exclusive

Conner Necessary, Reporter

May 18, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Sports

  Letterman jackets have been a staple of high school athletes for many years. It is one of the few things that students take with them to college. In today’s era of entitlement, many students feel that everyone is deserving of this honor. However, that is not the case. First off, the reason...

Shabaz Khaliq named as boys basketball head coach

Ryan Miller, Reporter

May 10, 2018


Filed under Around the school, News, Sports, Winter

Shabaz Khaliq was approved as the head coach for the boys basketball team on May 9th at the school board meeting. He has been the head coach for Fort Wayne North, with a record of 145-50 over the last nine seasons and he has an overall record of 175-64 as a head coach. His only non-winning season came...

Richmond head coach hires continue with Boys Soccer

Ben Chaney, Reporter

April 24, 2018


Filed under Around the school, Fall, News, Sports, Web Only

After a decently successful season, the team went 6-3-3, the Richmond Boys Soccer team lost their head coach Victor Zuniga. Endless searching has finally come to an end as the Athletic Director Larry Cochren and Mrs. Woolpy have agreed on hiring a new coach. They hired a member of the Richmond Communi...

Brunton earns award from Women’s Press Club of Indiana

Brunton earns award from Women’s Press Club of Indiana

April 16, 2018


Filed under Around the school, News, Sports

A story written by sophomore Maddie Brunton was recently awarded an Honorable Mention from the Women's Press Club of Indiana in its annual high school journalism contest. Students from across the state entered the competition, which saw a 75% increase in entries for this year. Her winning story can be...

Devils committing in athletics

Isaiah Cox, Online Editor

April 10, 2018


Filed under Around the school, News, Sports, Spring, Web Only

Over the course of March 21 to March 23, three Richmond athletes committed to the college of their choice. The three seniors, Sid Sagna, Riley Austin and Chris Harvey all committed to colleges in Indiana. Senior Sid Sagna committed for soccer to Manchester University in North Manchester, Indiana....

To pay or not to pay, the debate of the NCAA

Cade Richey, Reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Sports

The NCAA has a cloud of controversy surrounding the subject of paying athletes. While some may consider a scholarship sufficient compensation, paying players is the right thing to do. According to a 2011 NCAA survey, players spend an average of about 40 hours per week on athletic activities during...

Assistant Athletic Director wins award

March 20, 2018


Filed under Around the school, News, Sports, Web Only

Assistant Athletic Director of RHS and Athletic Director for the RCS Intermediate Schools Jeremy Hill won the IIAAA District 4 Junior High Athletic Director of the Year. "It was an honor to be recognized by my peers," Hill said. Hill commends the rest of the staff in Richmond Community Schools. "It...

Rick Wedlow resigns as head coach

Isaiah Cox, Online Editor

March 15, 2018


Filed under Around the school, News, Sports, Spring, Web Only

After three years as head coach of Richmond Boys Basketball, Rick Wedlow has resigned from his coaching position. "It was a tough decision that had to be made," Wedlow said. "You know after a lot of talks with the family and stuff we felt like it was the best thing to do was to step down and give...

Enter here for March Madness bragging rights

Isaiah Cox, Online Editor

March 12, 2018


Filed under Local, News, Sports, Web Only

The NCAA March Madness tournament is upon us and begins March 13 with the 11 seeds and 16 seeds being decided in games. RHS Students can all join the RHS Register group to decide the best NCAA bracket picker in the school. Just go to this link, https://bracketchallenge.ncaa.com/picks/group/783999?iid=bcg_share_web_other_group_copy. Then go to "Sign Up and Join", then fill out with your email, name, password, and username. Then fill out ...

Girls soccer team kicks it with new coach

Isaiah Cox, Online Editor

March 12, 2018


Filed under Around the school, Fall, News, Sports, Web Only

On Tuesday, March 6, 2018, Richmond Athletics made their newest hire, Neal VanMiddlesworth, with seven years of coaching experience. "I'm excited to work with this group of athletes this season," VanMiddlesworth said. "Many of these girls I coached when the were younger. I'm familiar with them and...

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