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No. 1 Shaker Men’s Basketball Tramples No. 22 Painesville Riverside in Sectional Final

Sam Danford, Staff Reporter

March 9, 2015

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No. 1 Shaker men’s basketball crushed No. 22 Painesville Riverside 86-38 in the second round of the Solon District Playoff Bracket at home March 7. The Raiders outmatched the Beavers in every aspect of the game, tallying their second highest point total of the season. The Raiders scored their ...

No. 3 Shaker Heights Falls to No. 1 St. Vincent-St. Mary’s at Home, 65-57

Sam Danford, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2015

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Defense and clutch shooting helped No. 1 St. Vincent-St. Mary's (18-0) end No. 3 Shaker Heights' (13-4) 10-game winning streak at home Feb. 10, 65-57. The Irish of St. Vincent-St. Mary's held the Shaker Raiders to 30 points...

Investigation Casts Doubt on Turf Fields’ Safety

Ned Weingart, Raider Zone

December 1, 2014

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The most dangerous part of soccer may not be concussions, turf burn or sprained ankles. Rather, it might be what the game is played on: turf. According to a recent NBC News investigation, the pellets, or crumb rubber, in synthetic turf fields contain car...

Men’s Soccer Reaches Sweet 16 for First Time

Sam Danford, Staff Reporter

November 3, 2014

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Coming off a heartbreaking loss to No. 2 Mentor High School in last year’s district finals, the men’s varsity soccer team is ready to write a new script. Alan Naigeon was hired this year to replace Nader Sullivan as this year’s...

Raiders Squeeze by Mount Notre Dame in OT

Ned Weingart & David Shakno, Raider Zone Editor & Multimedia Managing Editor

October 31, 2014

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The Raider field hockey team won today’s state semi-final 2-1 in overtime. Shaker trailed 1-0 with less than five minutes to play, but junior midfielder Jessica Morford scored off of a corner to tie the game with 3:25 left....

Bartley to Take Over Raider Hockey

Ned Weingart, Raider Zone Editor

September 11, 2014

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Mike Bartley won four state titles as Shaker’s hockey coach and is the all-time winningest coach in Ohio high school hockey history. Now, his son Matt is taking up the mantle. Matt Bartley has the credentials to take over...

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