Speech and Debate Nationals Ahead

May 6, 2015

LAUREN LIPPERT AND SAVANAH HOWARD With little to no preparation Alyssa Paradis, 10 (pictured far right) went to state for Speech and Debate without expectations to make it to nationals. For two years Paradis has been a part of Speech and Debate where she debates legislativ...

Shawn Mendes at Ogden Theatre

April 22, 2015

SAVANAH HOWARD AND LAUREN LIPPERT Internet sensation Shawn Mendes was in Colorado Friday, April 17, performing at Ogden Theatre for hundreds of screaming girls who had only seen his face on their phone screens. Freshman...

Men’s Volleyball Season Ending

April 15, 2015

The ThunderRidge men’s volleyball team is reaching the end of their season. Although sponsored by ThunderRidge, the men’s volleyball team is made up of students from Mountain Vista, Highlands Ranch, Rock Canyon and ThunderRidge...

Cydney Billups: An Athlete’s Daughter

April 6, 2015

“He is very hardworking and generous.” That is how Cydney Billups, 11, would describe her father Chauncey Billups. Although her dad played basketball with the Denver Nuggets for multiple seasons, he was also traded all across the ...

Colorado Avalanche to Host Outdoor Game in 2016

February 18, 2015

On Jan. 24, the National Hockey League (NHL) announced that the Colorado Avalanche will host the first ever outdoor NHL game in Colorado on Feb. 27, 2016. The game will take place at Coors Field which is a part of the Coors Light...

Colorado Avalanche Enter All-Star break

January 26, 2015

The Colorado Avalanche (Avs) are entering the All-Star break with a 20-18-10 record. They are currently in fifth place in the central division and only three points out of the wild card. The Avalanche are 5-3-2 in their last...

Jonathan Dalby Receives Coaching Award

January 14, 2015

Mountain Vista cross country coach Jonathan Dalby was recently named U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association inaugural Colorado high school cross country coach of the year. He shares the honor with co-recipient...

Colorado Avalanche Update

January 13, 2015

The Colorado Avalanche entered the midway point of the season on Thursday with a 17-16-8 record. The Avalanche are currently in sixth place in the Central Conference and 11th overall in the Western Conference. The Avalanche...

Mountain Vista Men’s Hockey Team off to a Good Start

January 13, 2015

Mountain Vista’s Men's Ice Hockey team is off to an impressive start this season. With wins over Lewis Palmer High School, Palmer High School, Chatfield, Liberty and Coronado, Vista boasts a 5-0-1 record. Vista has been victorious...

“Unbroken” Movie Review


January 13, 2015

Emotion-evoking — it is a word that describes the film adaptation of Laura Hillenbrand’s book, “Unbroken.” It cannot be described by only using words so singular such as captivating, although it is. Viewers feel every...

Denver Nuggets Making Trades and Improvements

January 9, 2015

CONNER DAVIS There is an opportunity for The Denver nuggets to turn their losing record around this early in the season. As of Jan. 7, the Nuggets traded Timofey Mozgov to the Cleveland Cavaliers. In return, the Nuggets...

Vista Ice Hockey Preview

December 15, 2014

CHRISTIAN HOLTON Mountain Vista High School’s Ice hockey team has high expectations for the 2014-2015 season.  Vista was ranked fifth in the state according to the Colorado High School Activities Association (CHSAA) pr...

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