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Sexual Assault: It’s Not a New Issue, It’s an Ignored One

By Allie Montgomery, Sports Editor and Social Media Editor

January 11, 2018

Sexual harassment: this is a topic that has been spreading like a virus on media outlets all over the nation. These stories are inescapable and are treated like a new problem. However, for one in six women and one in 33 men, the long silence was deafening. If you haven’t been paying attention to the news for the last couple of...

Cleveland Homecoming: Pretty In Pink

By Allie Montgomery, Sports Editor

November 7, 2017

Someone put Baby in the corner because dirty dancing is no longer a social norm at Cleveland dances. After making international news two years ago for a raunchy homecoming consisting of grinding, both consented and non consented, and sexual assault, that resulted in the cancellation of Winter Formal, Leadership decided it w...

Ella Ristvedt

Ella Ristvedt Sets Team Up For Success

November 7, 2017

With a lack of setters on the Cleveland volleyball team, it was up to Ella Ristvedt to step up and se...

Eli Morse Continues Baseball at University of Portland

By Allie Montgomery, Sports Editor

May 23, 2017

As the list of scheduled games for baseball gets shorter and shorter, many seniors will be swinging the bat for the last time. However, Eli Morse’s time on the field is far from over as he will continue on to play for the University of Portland. His career started when he was just 18 months old, so the sport has become seco...

Cheer Returns to Competitions

By Allie Montgomery, Sports Editor

December 10, 2016

After a few years of staying on the sidelines and cheering at basketball and football games, the cheer team gets its chance to shine as the squad returns to competitions. Because of a change in coaches, competitions for cheer were on a hiatus for the 2014 season. That meant that for three years, cheer was confined to the s...

Dance Teams Sports a New Theme for State

By Allie Montgomery, Sports Editor

December 6, 2016

Cleveland’s Sundancers board the “ship of dreams” as they choose “Titanic” as their state theme for the 2017 season. Last year, the group of girls took 13th out of 27 teams at state with their theme “Shadows.” Now that fall season is coming to a close, the team is looking forward to competition season and wo...

Cleveland junior Kylie Ristvedt has been on the varsity volleyball team for her three years of high school.

Cleveland Student Kylie Ristvedt Gets Player of the Year for Volleyball

November 13, 2016

As the fall 2016 season comes to a close, Cleveland junior Kylie Ristvedt has been named Player of the Ye...

Waving Goodbye To the Boys Soccer Season

By Allie Montgomery, Sports Editor

October 23, 2016

With fall sports regular season wrapping up on Oct. 20, the boys’ soccer team worked to finish strong in the 2016 season. When the season wrapped up, the team found itself out of the playoffs, falling to 1-5-1 in league and 2-7-5 overall. Their state rank was 38, just out of reach to qualify for a state play-in game. ...

Glencoe Defeats Cleveland Football 42-7

By Allie Montgomery, Reporter

September 27, 2016

The first home football game of the season kicked off Friday, Sept. 9 against Glencoe and proved that the team is still a work in progress, losing 42-7. “Some things didn't go well for us early and our mindset went a little bit negative,” said Eric Fraser, the new head coach of the football team. Though the team came up...

Volleyball Sports New Coaches for the 2016 Season

By Allie Montgomery, Reporter

September 26, 2016

For the second year in a row, Cleveland’s volleyball program is sporting a whole new set of coaches for the 2016 season. Last year, the program was run by Mekeala Hemming, alongside her trusty assistant coach, Brookelynn Cole. The junior varsity team was coached by Jill Spencer and junior varsity two was covered by Sydney...

Girls basketball advances to playoffs

By Allie Montgomery and Ariel Harmon, Reporters

March 4, 2016

The girls basketball game against Madison Feb. 23 was not only a win for the night with a final score of 64-49, but a guaranteed, satisfying spot into playoffs as well. With their league record at 8-8, and a fourth place finish in the PIL, it was a good season for the young team. The three highest scorers were Julia Downing...

New club offers support for life's tough times

New club offers support for life’s tough times

March 4, 2016

Cleveland is sporting a new club on Thursdays, giving students a chance to get support. Lato Buchana...

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