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Spirit Reborn

Allison Brannan, Print Co-Editor

November 12, 2018

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Resolving the first question, ”can we keep our spirit flowing all year?” Indeed we can. Conquering fear of missing out, also known as FOMO answers the question for us. With the absence of sporting events to attend, students find themselves with out an outlet to fulfill their FOMO. So during the shift from football Friday night lights to the gym...

Undefeated Ladies Compete in Finals

Allison Brannan, Print Co-Editor

November 12, 2018

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For the first time since 2013, volleyball claimed the 6-A Central Conference title with a 14-0 record. During the season, Coach Steve Haaser reached career record of 1,000 winning games. Riding a wave of revitalized school spirit, the team swept 12 opponents at home. “I thought the student section at the home games brought a lot of energy...

Runners Compete at State

Runners Compete at State

November 12, 2018

Cross country concluded the season Nov. 2 at state conference in Hot Springs Oaklawn Park. The boys varsity team placed fourteenth...

Team Kickoffs First Round of State

Elyse Cano, Print Co-Editor

November 12, 2018

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Last Friday night Mayo Thompson stadium hosted the Battle of Rogers Avenue. In the 31st meeting, the Grizzles kept possession of the cross town trophy. Heading into halftime the score was tied 7-7. In the third, Northside player Duece Wise scored a touchdown pushing the score to 7-17. Southside players continued to gain momentum by blocking Wise’s...

Spirit Reborn

Allison Brannan, Print Co-Editor

October 29, 2018

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Decade old rivalry game takes place tonight and “We’re going on a bear hunt.” Spirit needs to come full force with the biggest turnout of the season. But, most importantly, this hunt needs to end with a win. Three steps allow for a successful pursuit. Step one: Wear appropriate gear. Dressing to the theme provides school unity and spirit. When...

Spirit Reborn

Allison Brannan, Print Co-Editor

October 11, 2018

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Principal Lisa Miller keeps promises. The revival of the class competitions and the spirit stick raises one question, can the spirit flow all year? Starting with a promise of a longer lunch, the student section grows exponentially to support the volleyball team. The largest and most spirited class receives an extended lunch the next day for showing...

Sophomore Excells At Meets

Kyle Clark, reporter

October 11, 2018

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Cross country runner Jacki Martini earned three first place finishes in September. “Running at Southside has made me push myself more than I ever thought of and has given me a wide range of competition,” Martini said. Martini began running in Owasso Oklahoma, then transferred in the eighth grade. “My teammates help me push myself and...

Legend Reaches Milestone

Allison Brannan, Print Co-Editor

October 11, 2018

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Fourty-six years in the making, volleyball coach Steve Haaser reached a milestone, winning 1,000 games. “It was never a goal of mine to reach 1,000 wins. For me, it’s always to take one group, one game, and one season at a time but this is definitely a huge thing for my career and it was a really good feeling,” Haaser said. Hired by first...

Players End Undefeated

Haley Jones, reporter

October 11, 2018

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Coached by Greg Gilliam and Braden Eades, the tennis team goes into their final tennis conference Oct. 1-2.  "We have a pretty strong team going into conference. We are unique in that we are deeper than most teams. I'm excited for the tournament and I think we will do well," senior Jack Kincannon said.  Forty-Two players go undefeated...

Homecoming Kicks Off Tonight

Amberly Tran, Broadcast & Online Editor

October 11, 2018

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Following first conference loss against Conway on Sept. 21, the team faces Cabot tonight for a hopeful rebound during the homecoming game. As of Sept. 21, the team’s wins total up to 2:2. Southside currently ranks 19 in state. “We have high hopes, obviously the goal is to go deep in the playoffs and have some fun doing it,” senior wide receiver...