• August 24Shadow Women's golf wins again! 2-0! The Lady Mustangs are doing great work. Top individual finishes were 2nd, 3rd, and 5th.
  • August 20First edition scratch n sniff bookmarks just released in the library!
  • August 20Senior Paige Bailey took 2nd overall and led the lady Mustangs to victory in their first match yesterday at Stallion Mountain Golf Club!!!
  • August 14"Swing Dance Club" begins next Friday, 8/20 in the dance room at 1:25 - 2:00 p.m. See Madame Spanier in portable 15 for details
  • July 12The Homecoming Dance will be on October 2, 2021.
  • July 12The Homecoming Tailgate, Parade and Game will be held on October 1, 2021.
  • April 6Follow The Lariat on Instagram @srhs_lariat
  • February 9Shadow Ridge High School has a new website! https://www.srhsmustangs.com/
  • October 8Seniors: If you haven't already, please follow the SRHS Class of 2022 Instagram account at: SRHS Class of 22
  • September 30FAFSA Opens 10/1/21 for 2022 Graduates
The Student News Site of Shadow Ridge High School

The Lariat

The Student News Site of Shadow Ridge High School

The Lariat

The Student News Site of Shadow Ridge High School

The Lariat

2021-2022 Staff

Kale Nelson
Editor In Chief

Kale Nelson

Kale is the Editor In Chief of The Lariat newspaper (the backbone of Shadow Ridge High School) and persistent athlete,  who excels at overthinking every little detail in the paper.  In fact, he went through his camera roll four times before choosing this profile picture.  Kale has been in training for this role since he was two years old. Not only is Kale the Editor in Chief of the school newspaper,...

Aryssa Gallardo
Campus Life Editor

Aryssa Gallardo

Aryssa Gallardo is a junior at SRHS who loves spending time with her family and tries to do fun activities whenever she feels up to it. Her favorite things to do are watch movies/TV shows, listen to music, hang out with her two cats, and write. She is very excited about being in her second year of Journalism as the Campus Life Editor for The Lariat. She hopes to gain more knowledge about what it me...

Camryn Watkins
Entertainment Editor

Camryn Watkins

Camryn provides much needed comic relief to The Lariat and she likes to think outside the box.  She has dedicated much of her time to chasing down the important stories in vindicating her role as the in-house researcher.  Camryn has her finger on the pulse of the Shadow Ridge Student Body.  Camryn's favorite saying in journalism is, "Spell check yourself before you spell wreck yourself."

Mallory Priest
Athletics Editor

Mallory Priest

This is Mallory’s second year involved in The Lariat, and she can’t wait for the new adventures and responsibilities that will come her way being the Athletics Editor. She enjoys cooking, baking, painting, cheering, and is mildly space obsessed. She enjoys learning new things, so she is willing to reach out to anyone to get a good article. Even though she may wait until the last minute to write ...

Mrs. Tania Mason
Contributing Photographer

Mrs. Tania Mason

Mrs. Tania Mason is the Shadow Ridge High School Publications teacher and adviser. Not only is Mrs. Mason in charge of publications, but she is also the one who can be credited with taking all of the amazing photographs of Shadow Ridge events. She has willingly allowed The Lariat to feature her extraordinary photographs throughout the newspaper website. Mrs. Mason's photos can be seen most prominently...

Elaina Smith
Journalist

Elaina Smith

This is Elaina Smith's first year as a journalist for The Lariat although she has read The Lariat her entire life. Elaina is looking forward to contributing cooking features called ¨Pasta La Vista,¨ and ¨Flippin' Awesome¨ for the newspaper website. Elaina is also excited to cover athletics and entertainment as a novice journalist. Elaina is a multisport athlete who doesn't get enough sleep and...

Spencer Corbett
Journalist

Spencer Corbett

Spencer is a sophomore at Shadow Ridge High School who is a determined worker and dedicated family man. His hobbies include baseball, golf, and video games. Spencer states that he has watched around 1000 hours of movies and considers it "time well spent." He is a great people person with amazing social skills. Spencer states that ideas "just float out of my  head because I am creative and I have a...

Audrey Davis
Freelance Artist

Audrey Davis

Audrey Davis is a freshman at Shadow Ridge High School and upon request, creates art masterpieces for The Lariat. She particularly enjoys drawing portraits and besides that, typically specializes in realism. The Lariat isn’t the only way she shows her art to the world, she can also be found on her Instagram @artbyaudrey246

Katy Daley
News Editor

Katy Daley

Katy Daley is now starting her second year writing for The Lariat, and can't wait to write about all of the new and current news in the world. She might wait until the last minute to write her articles but she always puts 110% into each article. She is excited about her new responsibilities that will come with being the News Editor. She enjoys swimming, dancing, cooking, and watching movies with friends. ...

Abigail Davis
Marketing Consultant

Abigail Davis

Abigail is a Marketing Consultant for The Lariat Instagram @srhs_lariat. She spends countless hours analyzing the Instagram algorithm in order to help The Lariat go viral and reach people worldwide. She designs eye catching Instagram posts that promote stories in The Lariat. In her free time, she plays tennis and watches Marvel movies.

Marley Martinez
Mustangs Editor

Marley Martinez

This is Marley's second and final year writing for the SRHS Lariat. As the editor of Mustangs (Mrs. Smith's favorite editor), she hopes to highlight the diverse students of Shadow Ridge and tell their stories. Aside from working full-time for The Lariat, Marley works part-time at Buffalo Wild Wings where she can be seen cheering for the Dodgers and Golden Knights.

Violet Flanagan
Features Editor

Violet Flanagan

Violet is a junior at Shadow Ridge High School. She likes to read, play guitar, and learn new things. She also enjoys history, music, and funny people. She’s a journalist and editor for The Lariat and she’s always loved to write. She hopes to write articles that shed light on difficult situations or help people better understand each other.

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