Eye of the Tiger

Move to frosh/soph bad for athletes

Move to frosh/soph bad for athletes

October 14, 2019

Earlier this month, the Central Valley Conference passed a new rule eliminating pure freshman level teams beginning with winter sports and replacing the...

Athletic scholarships grant academic opportunities

Athletic scholarships grant academic opportunities

April 15, 2019

Trying to earn an athletic scholarship is both physically and mentally draining for an athlete. Young athletes must learn to mature faster than their peers,...

Scheduling of sports limits player participation

Scheduling of sports limits player participation

March 28, 2019

Golf and baseball are two sports that can go hand-in-hand, yet currently, boys can’t play both sports due to the fact that they are both spring sports....

Give student athletes the props they deserve

Give student athletes the props they deserve

March 14, 2019

As a high level student athlete, I’ve had people call me things and tell me things that have and will continue to affect me, not only my whole athletic...

Club sports more reliable for college exposure

Club sports more reliable for college exposure

October 31, 2018

Most serious high school baseball players, including myself, have the desire to play baseball in college. After playing numerous years of travel baseball...

Injuries obtained from sports easily preventable

Injuries obtained from sports easily preventable

October 8, 2018

Everyday while walking around school, I see at least five people either walking using crutches or without them yet limping with a knee brace. Almost every...

Injuries obtained from sports easily preventable

Injuries obtained from sports easily preventable

October 4, 2018

Every day while walking around school, I see at least five people either walking using crutches or without them yet limping with a knee brace. Almost every...

HS sports experience is unlike any other

HS sports experience is unlike any other

April 25, 2018

As graduation approaches, I begin to think about all the times I experiences the past four years here at RHS. For me, a lot of those times pertain to one...

CIF needs to loosen rules on in-season camps

CIF needs to loosen rules on in-season camps

February 5, 2018

Throughout high school, almost all coaches tell players that they are trying to get them ready to move on to the next level, whether it be JV to varsity...

New sand club may intrude on traditional volleyball season

New sand club may intrude on traditional volleyball season

November 14, 2017

After much student request, RHS recently brought to its students a sand volleyball club. As an eager volleyball player myself, I am in full support of...

SPENCER: Athletic fields should be reserved for sports teams

SPENCER: Athletic fields should be reserved for sports teams

October 4, 2017

As a sophomore on the JV football team, getting to use the game field to practice is something that rarely happens, so it’s seen as a privilege. Recently,...

BATEMAN: Homefield advantage in section final game unfair

BATEMAN: Homefield advantage in section final game unfair

May 30, 2017

Before the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoff volleyball tournament even began, it was decided that Whitney High School would host the championship...