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Fossil Ridges girls swim team placed first against Fairview High school

Fossil Ridges girls swim team placed first against Fairview High school

Abby Bordewick

December 14, 2017


Filed under 2017, Sports, Swimming

Tuesday, December 12, Fossil Ridge high school had a rivalry meet against Fairview High school.The Sabercats and the knights both put all of their effort into the meet, but Fossil beat them by 11 points.Fossil finished with 163 points and Fairview has 149, making this a very close race. Below are th...

Fossil Ridge swim competes in Legacy Girls Relay Invite

Fossil Ridge swim competes in Legacy Girls Relay Invite

Emily Brey & Olivia Doro

December 14, 2017


Filed under 2017, Sports, Swimming

Fossil Ridge High School has started their girls swimming season, with divers swimming at the Legacy Girls Relay Invite on Saturday, December 9.  The results for the meet are as follows: Event 1 Girls 200 Yard Medley 4x50BkBrFlFr Relay: Fossil placed first, fifth and twenty first. The first place g...

Brutal loss to Rocky following a successful tournament at Arapaphoe

Brutal loss to Rocky following a successful tournament at Arapaphoe

Haley Rockwell

December 12, 2017


Filed under 2017, Sports, Wrestling

Following a tournament at Arapahoe High School on Saturday, December 2 where two wrestlers; Nathan Meyer and Will Hendrickson, placed first as well as Zach Klingner placing second and Austin Yeager placing fourth, Fossil Ridge High School wrestling competed in a dual against Rocky Mountain High School. On...

JV cheer team receives first place at state competition

JV cheer team receives first place at state competition

Abby Bordewick

December 9, 2017


Filed under 2017, Cheer, Sports

Saturday December 2, Fossil Ridges JV cheer had their state competition at the Denver Coliseum. The Sabercats received first place out of 16 teams in the 5A division. For the Sabercats routine they scored 81.55 points and beat Eagle Crest High School by only .02 points. This is the first time Fossil...

Fossil suffers loss to Golden High School in first game of league play

Fossil suffers loss to Golden High School in first game of league play

Emily Brey

December 6, 2017


Filed under 2017, Basketball, Sports

On Tuesday night, December 5, Fossil Ridge boys basketball faced Golden High School in their first league game. The sabercats took a tough (47-62) loss to the Demons, which wasn’t the way the team had hoped, or expected, to begin their season. The Cats began the game very strong. The boys played ...

Boys basketball hosts Gojo Tipoff Classic preceding 2017-18 season

Boys basketball hosts Gojo Tipoff Classic preceding 2017-18 season

Emily Brey

December 3, 2017


Filed under 2017, Basketball, Sports

Fossil Ridge High School hosted Denver South, Vista Ridge, Denver East, Poudre, Far Northeast, Rocky, and Dakota Ridge High School in the Gojo Tipoff Classic the week of November 27. On Wednesday, November 29, the SaberCats kicked off their season with a big win, (62-60), over Denver South High School. ...

Girls swimming and diving team starts off the season strong

Girls swimming and diving team starts off the season strong

Abby Bordewick

December 1, 2017


Filed under 2017, Sports, Swimming

Thursday, November 30th, Fossils girls’ swimming and diving team had their first swim meet at Epic. The Sabercats ended up in first place with Legacy high school right behind them placing second. With over 12 different events, fossil placed in the top five almost every time.”Overall it went r...

A Youth All-American soccer player attends Fossil Ridge

A Youth All-American soccer player attends Fossil Ridge

November 27, 2017


Filed under 2017, Features, Sports

On the night of Monday, November 20 the United Soccer Coaches announced the Youth All-Region and All-American Teams as well as the National Player of the Year award. A total of 99 players (49 boys, 50 girls) were honored as United Soccer Coaches Youth All-Americans. These players, along with their fa...

Defending State champions lose in their semifinal

Defending State champions lose in their semifinal

Olivia Doro

November 11, 2017


Filed under 2017, Sports, Volleyball

Fossil Ridge High School went into the State tournament on Saturday, November 11 unsure on whether or not they would be playing at all that day. However, after a nerve wracking game they watched Chatfield High School beat Denver East High School which sent them all into a set of tie-breakers. Fossil w...

Fossil’s chance at State all depends on another team

Fossil’s chance at State all depends on another team

November 10, 2017


Filed under 2017, Sports, Volleyball

Denver bound on Friday, November 10 the Fossil Ridge High School volleyball team were in high spirits as they got sent off by parents, students, and the Fossil cheer team. The girls hugged their families goodbye before they headed onto the bus to go to the Denver Coliseum. Junior varsity players Rachel L...

Seniors commit to their futures on Signing Day

Seniors commit to their futures on Signing Day

Haley Rockwell

November 10, 2017


Filed under 2017, Sports

When athletes approach their four years of high school, they have one thing in mind and that is earning a college scholarship. Hard work, commitment, determination, and drive are all characteristics of the twelve Fossil Ridge High School student-athletes that signed their national letter of intent on...

Volleyball will return to State to defend their title

Volleyball will return to State to defend their title

Haley Rockwell

November 10, 2017


Filed under 2017, Sports, Volleyball

Hosting regionals for the second year in a row, Fossil Ridge High School’s volleyball team took the court against Brighton High School and Eaglecrest High School on Friday, November 3 in the Region II tournament for 5A Volleyball. 4:00 P.M. set the start of Fossil’s first match against No.36 Brighton. The...

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