The Shakerite

Facility Improvements Target Athlete Motivation

Alex Smith, Raider Zone Editor

November 7, 2013

Shaker has always emphasized the importance of academics over athletics, and rightfully so. However, recent athletic renovations suggest that the district is embracing the athletic talent found throughout the halls. Three years...

Varsity Hockey’s Home Schedule

November 2, 2013

Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 – 7 p.m. – Walsh Jesuit Friday, Dec. 6, 2013 – 7 p.m. – Hudson Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013 – 4:45 p.m. – Rocky River Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013 – 4:30 p.m. – University School Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014 –...

Science Teacher Jon Rice Selected as New Varsity Hockey Coach

Evan Dubail, Raider Zone Editor

October 6, 2013

Science teacher Jon Rice, a six-year varsity assistant under former head hockey coach Mike Bartley,  is the new head coach of the defending state champion Raiders. The announcement came five days after former University S...

Varsity Hockey Without a Coach as Season Nears

Evan Dubail, Raider Zone Editor

September 25, 2013

Former University School JV hockey coach Michael Berg, tapped over the summer to succeed varsity hockey coach Mike Bartley, told players via text message yesterday morning that he would not accept the coaching job after all...

Field Hockey Team Undefeated at 9-0

Evan Dubail, Raider Zone Editor

September 25, 2013

The varsity field hockey team remains undefeated after nine games. Despite losing seven seniors, including Michigan State University recruit Kendal Anderson, the Raiders appear a formidable team with state championship aspirations. During...

Shaker Grad Munger Out For the Year at Ohio State

Alex Smith, Raider Zone Editor

September 13, 2013

Ohio State freshman and Shaker alumus Donovan Munger will miss the Buckeyes’ 2013 season due to complications from a blood clot in his lung. Munger was a four-star recruit last year for Ohio State and was considered a top 25...

This Yom Kippur, It’s Football or Faith for Some

Marcia Brown, Managing Editor

September 10, 2013

In a departure from district practice, the football team will play a game on Yom Kippur, Sept. 14. The game is set for 1 p.m. at Cleveland Central Catholic High School. Rabbi Sharon Marcus, associate rabbi at Park Synago...

Raider Football to Play Only 4 Home Games in 2013

Evan Dubail, Raider Zone Editor

August 30, 2013

Despite a new turf field, heightened fan interest and an 8-2 record in 2012, the Raider football team will play only four games at home in 2013. But the imbalanced schedule may increase Shaker's postseason chances. Shaker boasts...

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