The Red Ledger

Benjamin Nopper
Reserved in personality but candid in his writing, 15-year-old sophomore Benjamin Nopper is a first-year sports writer for The Red Ledger. Benjamin found his passion for journalism from his experience at Willow Springs Middle School, where he enrolled in a convergent digital media class and directed a UIL award-winning sports telecast for his school’s bi-weekly announcements. Nopper is an avid fan of all sports, and he has even had the unique privilege of shadowing MLB sportscasters for Fox Sports. If he’s not in the classroom, there’s a good chance one might find him on the baseball diamond, where he pitches and plays outfield for both his high school and club baseball teams. On the rare occasion that he is not studying for his classes or honing his baseball skills,  Benjamin might be outside playing frisbee with his three dogs, baking his signature chocolate chip cookies, hammocking in his backyard, watching a Miami Marlins game on TV, or even participating in the occasional yoga session. Nopper especially enjoys writing and public speaking and one day hopes to pursue a career in either marketing or journalism.

Benjamin Nopper, TRL Sports Editor

May 25, 2018
Football wraps up spring season (Story)
May 11, 2018
Column: Why we are leaving GT (Story)
May 07, 2018
Football set to begin spring season today (Story)
Mar 29, 2018
Girls soccer hopes to turn ‘tough season’ into legacy for future success (Story)
Feb 20, 2018
UIL releases district realignment for 2019-2020 seasons (Story)
Feb 08, 2018
Swim sets records at regionals, moves on to state (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
Swimming advances in district, prepares for regionals (Story)
Jan 18, 2018
Cheer places 12th at UIL state tournament (Story)
Jan 09, 2018
Column: Re-examining the retest policy (Story)
Dec 01, 2017
Football ends season in area playoffs (Story)
Nov 25, 2017
Football to challenge Lone Star in second round of playoffs (Story)
Nov 16, 2017
Football to head to Sulphur Springs for first round of playoffs (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
Football hopes to clinch playoff spot with win on senior night (Story)
Nov 03, 2017
Football to face Poteet with playoff spot on the line (Story)
Oct 26, 2017
Football hopes to continue win streak against North Forney (Story)
Oct 20, 2017
Football seeks to carry momentum into matchup against Wylie East (Story)
Oct 13, 2017
Football to face Forney in pivotal homecoming game (Story)
Oct 11, 2017
‘The Repeat’ or ‘The Curse’? (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
Column: Take a stand (Story)
Sep 29, 2017
Football seeks redemption in matchup against West Mesquite (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
Football to open up district play against defending state champions (Story)
Sep 15, 2017
Football looks to claim first win of season (Story)
Sep 07, 2017
Football looks to rebound from rocky start (Story)
Sep 01, 2017
Football to face familiar foe (Story)
Mar 24, 2017
Bowling to compete at state tournament this weekend (Story)
Mar 03, 2017
Bowling team travel to regionals for fifth time (Story)
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