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Fossil Ridge reigns victorious against Rocky Mountain Lobos

Fossil Ridge reigns victorious against Rocky Mountain Lobos

Emily Brey

January 18, 2018


Filed under 2018, Basketball, Sports

On Tuesday night, January 16, the SaberCats took the court against one of their biggest rivals, Rocky Mountain. The gym was packed, each row of bleachers holding its maximum occupancy of fans and students, and the energy was literally buzzing off of the walls. Both teams showed up hungry for the win, but ...

Fossil on a winning streak

Fossil on a winning streak

January 17, 2018


Filed under 2018, Basketball, Sports

The Fossil Ridge High School girls basketball team is on a winning streak coming into the second week of school this year. Playing at Rocky Mountain High School the Sabercats beat the Lobos 61-40 on Tuesday, January 16. Fossil’s teamwork and skill has helped them in their impressive season with 11 wi...

Boys basketball winter break recap

Boys basketball winter break recap

Emily Brey

January 17, 2018


Filed under 2018, Basketball, Sports

Over winter break, the Fossil Ridge boys basketball team had six league games while the majority of the school’s students were at home, enjoying their time off. The Cats currently have a (6-7-0) record, and hope to make a deep playoff run this season, after having been knocked out so early last ye...

Girls swimming and diving team receives first at the city meet

Girls swimming and diving team receives first at the city meet

Abby Bordewick

January 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports, Spring 2017, Swimming

On January 11th the girls swimming and diving team competed in the city meet and received first place again all of Fossil’s rival high schools. The Sabercats finished with a score of 980 points, Rocky Mountain High School received 525.53 points, Fort Collins High School scored 393.54 points, and i...

Girls have a great week of basketball

Girls have a great week of basketball

Olivia Doro

January 13, 2018


Filed under 2018, Basketball, Sports

After an outstanding win against Highlands Ranch High School the Fossil Ridge High School girls came back to school to show everyone their skills. Winning both their games on Tuesday, January 9 and Friday, January 12. On Tuesday Fossil played Loveland High School at home leading the scoreboard in every quarter....

SaberCats come out on top in cross-town rival game

SaberCats come out on top in cross-town rival game

Emily Brey

January 13, 2018


Filed under 2018, Basketball, Sports

On Friday, January 12, the Fossil Ridge boys basketball team played cross-town rival Poudre High School. After being worked in the first quarter, trailing the Impalas by (7 pts) in the first two minutes of play, the boys were able to make a huge comeback, and take the lead by the fourth quarter and ea...

Boys basketball earns fifth win of the season against Loveland

Boys basketball earns fifth win of the season against Loveland

Emily Brey

January 11, 2018


Filed under 2018, Basketball, Sports

On Tuesday, January 9, Fossil Ridge took on Loveland High School in their third game of twenty-eighteen. After a close first half, the boys were able to pull away in the second, and take a (61-46) win over the Indians. In the first quarter of play, Brandon Lambrecht and Holdyn Kawcak, both starting p...

Fossil starts the new year by bringing down number one in state

Fossil starts the new year by bringing down number one in state

Olivia Doro

January 10, 2018


Filed under 2018, Basketball, Sports

Fossil Ridge High School girls basketball has been doing great so far in their season, with eight wins and three losses. However, the number one in state, Highlands Ranch High School was defeated by Fossil with only 0.7 seconds left on the clock. The amazing three-pointer that won the game was shot by ...

Player Profile: Ashley Steffeck

Player Profile: Ashley Steffeck

Olivia Doro

December 16, 2017


Filed under 2017, Basketball, Features, Profiles, Sports

Fossil Ridge High School junior, Ashley Steffeck, has broken a school record at the Gillette Tournament this past weekend. The Fossil girls basketball team won two of their three games during the tournament, congratulations Sabercats. Steffeck is already building her legacy at Fossil in the basketball departmen...

The Sabercats varsity cheer team placed ninth at state

The Sabercats varsity cheer team placed ninth at state

Abby Bordewick

December 16, 2017


Filed under 2017, Cheer, Sports

Fossil Ridges varsity cheerleading team had their state competition Saturday, December 9. The Sabercats  unfortunately had a deduction during their routine which put them in 9th place out of 36 different teams.Even though they got 9th place they beat every other cheer team in Fort Collins, they all rece...

Player Profile: Macy Schultz

Player Profile: Macy Schultz

Emily Brey

December 15, 2017


Filed under 2017, Soccer, Sports

Some people say that you discover who you really are when you overcome an outstandingly difficult task or obstacle, but what do they say when someone suffers a devastating, and possible career ending injury, not once, but twice? Macy Schultz, a junior at Fossil Ridge, has been playing soccer since she was...

Player Profile: Makai Mitchell

Player Profile: Makai Mitchell

Emily Brey

December 15, 2017


Filed under 2017, Hockey, Sports

Although hockey isn’t particularly a popular sport here at Fossil Ridge, or in the Fort Collins area in general, there are a few very skilled players walking the halls of Fossil; One of those talented players is sophomore Makai Mitchell.   He has been playing the game for about nine years, and curr...

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