AROUND THE BEND

SENIOR NIGHTS

Megan Wenger, Editor

November 22, 2019

Senior Night is a time many students look forward to throughout their senior year.. As each senior athlete poured their hearts and dedication in to school sports, it must come to a close. It’s very exciting for them to begin...

Shohei Ohtani- The new MLB Player

Justin Sexton, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018

This 2018 MLB offseason has had many deals and trades, but one caught every MLB fan’s attention. Shohei Ohtani is a Japanese outfielder/pitcher who was going to play in the MLB and was looking for a team. In Japan he was an...

NFL Free Agency

Isaiah Byrd, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018

NFL free agency, one of the most awaited times in the NFL offseason. This takes place when players who have contracts that end can be put on the market for other teams to pick the up.This year, the official day for the free agency...

Swim it to Win it

Emily Schembs, Sports Editor

April 11, 2018

The swim team had a great season this year, finishing strong with high placements in district, regional, and state meets. The athlete's worked hard day in and day out by practicing long hours after school. “One of the more important...

Georgia vs Alabama

Isaiah Byrd, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018

On January 8, 2018, #1 seeded team Alabama Crimson Tide faced against the #2 Georgia Bulldogs. They faced off in the Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia at the College Football Championship. Since the game was being played...

Pro Bowl

Isaiah Byrd, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018

The 2018 Pro Bowl kicked off in Camping World Stadium in Florida. A venue where lots of competitive sporting events have been held. One of the main topics to come from the game was the American Football Conference (AFC) making...

Indoor Track

Indoor Track

March 6, 2018

Basketball

Basketball

February 23, 2018

Georgia Vs. Alabama

Isaiah Byrd, Sports Editor

February 5, 2018

On January 8, 2018, #1 seeded team Alabama Crimson Tide faced against the #2 Georgia Bulldogs. They faced off in the Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia at the College Football Championship. Since the game was being played...

Field Hockey

Chloe Becker, Entertainment Editor

January 16, 2018

The Riverbend Field Hockey team has had a great start to their season and hopes to continue their season to the state tournament in November. Although a difficult goal to achieve, the team is closer to attaining it than ever before....

Indoor Track

Faith McKane and Amy Rouse, Head of Design

January 11, 2018

Indoor track is made up of many different components and there is a spot for everyone on the team. Whether that be sprinting, long distance, hurdling, shot put, or long jump, everyone is included in something. Freshman at Riverbend,...

From mediocrity to greatness

Isaiah Byrd, Sports editor

November 28, 2017

Every NFL season is usually pretty predictable with the good teams usually being great and going far while the bad teams are mediocre and fade away until the next season. This year however, several teams are doing really well...