The Rampage

Do Students Feel it is Safe for Sports?

(pic by Michaela Barney)

Shelby M, Co Editor in Chief

September 25, 2020

During this global pandemic, many students have decided to still participate in sports. There is a multitude of reasons for this, including: they need to play for scholarship opportunities, their parents have forced them, they simply just want to play for fun, they can't afford to stop conditioning,...

Are Sports Doomed Due to Covid-19?

Are Sports Doomed Due to Covid-19?

Olivia LaRue, Staff

September 14, 2020

Covid-19 has impacted many sport teams around the world . As a result, many student athletes wonder how their teams will proceed through this obstacle. Most importantly though, how big teams will manage to reduce contagion risk? There is not one universal way that schools and clubs are deciding to...

Featured Athlete: Damian Walraven

Featured Athlete: Damian Walraven

Alex Nunez, Staffer

December 4, 2019

     As our soccer team continues to impress, going undefeated in our opening 3 games, the Rampage interviews one of the captains of our team and leader of our monstrous defense, Damian Walraven. Damian, a state champion from last years’ team, continues to impress scouts with his leadership qualities an...

Featured Athlete : Braeden Marshall

Featured Athlete : Braeden Marshall

November 22, 2019

As I was observing basketball tryouts a couple weeks back, I noticed a very promising player exploding out of the scrimmages and easily making our varsity team, that player being Freshman PG Braeden Marshall.  With a great handle on the basketball and high IQ, I made it a priority to try and find out...

The One and Only B. Rock

The One and Only B. Rock

Samantha Cruz-Ricci, Editor In Chief

October 30, 2019

It’s no secret that the football team is Lake Mary High School’s pride and joy. They’ve brought victories for Lake Mary against many schools, especially Lake Brantley our arch nemesis. We all love attending games and experiencing the electrifying energy and support our players receive from fellow...

Why is the U.S. national soccer team so bad?

Why is the U.S. national soccer team so bad?

Alex Nunez, Staffer

October 23, 2019

It’s October 10, 2017, and the United States soccer team travels all the way to Couva,Trinidad to face off against the Trinidad & Tobago national team. T&T, whom were in last place in our World Cup qualifying group, had nothing to lose at that point , as they were already disqualified from ...

How will the Lake Mary High Soccer team perform this year?

How will the Lake Mary High Soccer team perform this year?

Alex Nunez, Staffer

October 23, 2019

On February 23, 2019, after two goals from seniors Nazar Tsaruk and Luke Chappel, Lake Mary successfully became the first Seminole County team to win a state championship, defeating Miami Varela 2-1. While the team was led by a strong group of seniors and an incredible coach, all that will be but a m...

Interview with Varsity Football Captain Ethan Shannon

Interview with Varsity Football Captain Ethan Shannon

Andrew LoMedico, Editor

October 18, 2019

Is it hard to balance school and football? It definitely can be challenging at times, but if you have the right mindset and are determined enough, you can be very successful in both. Are you planning on using football to get into college? I would have to be given the opportunity at the right academic school for me i...

How we should change the pep rally formula

How we should change the pep rally formula

Alex Nunez, Staffer

September 27, 2019

After our highly anticipated football game at Lake Brantley, which was highlighted by 5 diss tracks (which as of September 19th has gained over 38 thousand views across Soundcloud and Youtube), the final score was a resounding 42-0 in favor of our Rams. While everyone apart from the Lake Brantley st...

Is Football the best sport at Lake Mary High School?

Is Football the best sport at Lake Mary High School?

Chrisian G., Staff

February 6, 2019

Lake Mary has a lot of sports, but they don’t get equal attention. Football is good, but why should it get all the hype, and funding. The football games are always full, the soccer games are almost equally as full. But not very many people go to a water polo game or a tennis game when they put the...