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The Red Ledger

Nick Smith
Nick Smith is a junior this year and is entering his second year on The Red Ledger. He began his journalistic career on whim from his brother who described newspaper as one of his favorite classes in high school, and now Nick can’t agree with him more. While his first story was pretty rough, Nick found a groove with the story process and continues to look forward to the next topic to write about. Newspaper has taken a central role in his life, but Nick also finds other ways to spend his time when he doesn’t have AP homework. Nick plays both on the school soccer team as well as the club team, Dallas Roma FC. Music, especially hip-hop, plays a large role in Nick’s life even though he possesses absolutely no ability to play an instrument or sing, but he doesn’t seem to care. If junior year doesn’t swallow him whole, you’ll probably find Nick in the newspaper room hiding from the sea of freshman.

Nick Smith, Sports Editor

May 09, 2017
Softball reflects on season after playoff exit (Story)
May 05, 2017
One swing at redemption (Story)
Apr 27, 2017
Softball to face Sulphur Springs in playoffs (Story)
Apr 24, 2017
Perfect prom playlist (Story)
Apr 21, 2017
Softball team faces Bulldogs in last district game (Story)
Apr 13, 2017
Softball clinch spot in playoffs (Story)
Apr 07, 2017
Softball face state-ranked Forney in district rematch (Story)
Mar 31, 2017
Softball heads into district midpoint tied for top seed (Story)
Mar 23, 2017
Softball look to restart win streak against Mesquite Poteet (Story)
Mar 07, 2017
‘One’ (Story)
Feb 22, 2017
Cloud coverage (Story)
Feb 10, 2017
The Rumble 2/10 (Story)
Feb 03, 2017
The Rumble 2/3 (Story)
Feb 02, 2017
National Signing Day: Two athletes make their choices (Story)
Jan 27, 2017
The Rumble 1/27 (Story)
Jan 17, 2017
The Rumble 1/20 (Story)
Jan 13, 2017
The Rumble 1/13 (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
The Rumble 12/8 (Story)
Nov 28, 2016
Column: I hate (Story)
Nov 17, 2016
State Dynasty (Story)
Nov 11, 2016
Volleyball look to keep playoff train rolling (Story)
Nov 08, 2016
Volleyball team faces young Reedy team for regional quarters (Story)
Nov 04, 2016
Volleyball team to face Frisco in second playoff round (Story)
Nov 01, 2016
Volleyball team to begin playoff journey (Story)
Oct 18, 2016
Volleyball team ties up first place in district (Story)
Oct 11, 2016
Revenge in a Jungle rumble (Story)
Sep 30, 2016
Volleyball team reaches halfway point in district play (Story)
Sep 27, 2016
Breaking news: Athlete drug and alcohol testing begins today (Story)
Sep 23, 2016
Volleyball team refocuses for homecoming (Story)
Sep 20, 2016
Legends in the making (Story)
Sep 19, 2016
Review: New sammies on Stacy satisfy (Story)
Sep 16, 2016
Volleyball to square off against top district competitor (Story)
Sep 09, 2016
Volleyball hopes to get back on track in district opener (Story)
Sep 06, 2016
Volleyball plays pre-district challenge (Story)
Aug 26, 2016
Landry Classic to bring early challenge, chance for scholarships (Story)
Jul 29, 2016
Season football tickets to go on sale Aug. 6 (Story)
Jul 09, 2016
Column: Choose empathy (Story)
May 16, 2016
Swim team to gain new ‘pond’ (Story)
May 06, 2016
Softball reflects on tough early playoff exit, looks forward to promising next season (Story)
Apr 29, 2016
One chance to advance (Story)
Apr 22, 2016
Softball continues district play on senior night (Story)
Apr 15, 2016
Chance to clinch (Story)
Apr 08, 2016
Bulldog of a battle (Story)
Apr 06, 2016
Smashed (Story)
Apr 01, 2016
Softball team in third place heading into second half of district (Story)
Mar 24, 2016
Softball faces heightened competition (Story)
Mar 11, 2016
Softball looks to build off of district opening win (Story)
Mar 04, 2016
Softball to face potential playoff opponent (Story)
Feb 26, 2016
Batter up (Story)
Feb 10, 2016
Ford built tough (Story)
Feb 03, 2016
National Signing Day Q&A (Story)
Jan 21, 2016
District invests in Ford (Story)
Jan 13, 2016
Race against the clock (Story)
Jan 05, 2016
Column: Where’s the spirit? (Story)
Dec 14, 2015
Administration seeks new cheer coach (Story)
Dec 03, 2015
Soccer tryouts in full swing (Story)
Nov 19, 2015
Senior lineman commits to Texas Tech (Story)
Nov 19, 2015
Young talent and early college recruits (Story)
Nov 19, 2015
Column: I didn’t know… (Story)
Nov 05, 2015
Breakfast before the Friday night lights (Story/Photo)
Oct 22, 2015
Coolest name in high school football (Story)
Oct 22, 2015
Quick change (Story)
Oct 19, 2015
Library hosts Teen Reads Week (Story)
Oct 05, 2015
Prom committee to host Ping Pong Tournament (Story)
Sep 29, 2015
Welcome to the 2015 Jungle (Story)
Sep 23, 2015
Fighting for the gold (Story)
Sep 18, 2015
Senior volleyball player commits to Ole Miss (Story)
Sep 18, 2015
Dress up days for homecoming week (Story)
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