Slap Shot in Progress


Bryce I., Writer
April 22, 2014

On Monday April 7,  Mr. Boyer’s 8th grade PE classes began the new street hockey unit.  Many kids had a great experience during this time. They were intense during this sport showing this school’s competitive nature. There are numerous students excited for this new sport including hockey enthusiast... Read more »

Intramural Transitions


Trinity L., Writer
April 17, 2014

On March 26, 2014 seventh and eighth grade competed against each other in their zero period. Townsend and Yeager competed with a final score of 25- 22 points with Townsend winning every single intramurals so far. Haskins and Telles competed with a final Telles victory of 25- 14. More than four different... Read more »

Track and Field Meeting


Rachel B., Writer
April 16, 2014

On April 8, 2014 students met in the gym after school regarding the Gage track team.  Most of the 8th graders at the meeting were familiar faces of last years team. Try outs, as well as the schedule of the meet, were discussed. All of the 7th graders participating at this meeting were informed of the... Read more »

Gator B-ball


Claude D., Writer
February 26, 2014

On Saturday February 22, 2014 Gages 8th grade boys played in the annual RUSD Middle School Basketball Tournament at Poly High School.  The first game was played against Chemawa Middle School at  eight in the morning. The Boys won that game and advanced to the semi finals . The next game was played... Read more »

New Champions


Trinity L., Writer
February 20, 2014

On February 8, 2014 the seventh grade boys and girls basketball team competed in a district tournament. The seventh grade boys and girls have been practicing since December of 2013 after school. The boys were coached by Mr.Carlson, history teacher. the winning girls team was coached by Trevor Malmberg,... Read more »

Health and Fitness Club


Rachel C., Writer
February 19, 2014

The health and fitness club is an after school program where students are able to exercise and do fun activities.  “Being in the health and fitness club is a fun way for students to get out all of their energy and learn about all eating habits.” Kalea I. (8) Students get to exercise every Monday... Read more »



Rachel C., Writer
February 12, 2014

On January 30, 2014, Prime Time students played soccer in sports as their activity.  Prime Time allows students to go to an activity after homework hour.  In sports, students can play whatever they choose as long as they are active.  Some of the sports that are available are, soccer, basketball, handball,... Read more »

Run! Sprint! Jump! Throw!


Emily M., Writer
February 6, 2014

On Monday, January 27, 2014 all P.E. classes transitioned from one track and field activity to another one. To start off the new week, Mr. Williams, Mrs. Yates, Mrs. Rodriguez, and Mr. Boyer, P.E. teachers, changed track and field activities. Mrs. Rodriguez, 8th grade P.E. teacher, went from the Long... Read more »

A New Unit


Torrey M., P.E.
February 6, 2014

On Tuesday January 21, 2014 students in all P.E. classes began the track and field unit. Mr. Boyer’s class started with sprints, first the 8-80 then 4-40, and the the 2-20. “I didn’t enjoy the running, but I am looking forward to do the other events, one in particular is the high jump.”... Read more »

The Perfect Play

Rotate to the right are the instructions the students received  at the information meeting

Claude D., Writer
January 29, 2014

An informational meeting was held on January 22, 2014 to discuss the new volleyball intramural. Official games began on January 24, 2014 on the six volleyball courts. Teams are required to have six players to play but a maximum of eight. There will be one to two T.A.’s to manage the games, keep scores,... Read more »

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