The student news site of Rogers High School

The Commoner

The student news site of Rogers High School

The Commoner

The student news site of Rogers High School

The Commoner

Hawkins coaching varsity game vs. Bellarmine

RHS welcomes new varsity fastpitch coach

Story by Skylar Temple and Madeline Wright April 28, 2023
Mike Hawkins prepares for success and leads varsity to districts.
2022-2023 undefeated Varsity Girls tennis team. Taylor Moberg standing in the middle.

Girls tennis, water polo dominating SPSL

Story by Noah Gustafson and Keilah Thomas April 26, 2023
Varsity tennis player Taylor Moberg and water polo team captain Holly Meras share about their teams.
Rams Football vs Spartans

Rams struggle in their first season under new coach, but have high hopes for future

Story by Hayden Rogers, Staff Writer January 25, 2023
Coach Jesse Potes sees a lot of potential heading into his second season.
Connie Richardson, Dan Wolfe, Dylan Sharp, and Hailey Castleman pose for a photo.

Ramcast: Getting to know the real Connie and Danny

Story by Dylan Sharp and Hailey Castleman October 27, 2022
The interesting stories behind the RHS security team.
Kellie D. Lumbert

Lore and anecdotes are our natural teachers for Life lessons.

Story by Meta McDowell, Staff Writer June 1, 2022

Nonfiction anecdotes are known to expand our reality into a realm of fiction, but the undercover ideal and lesson of the fictional story can help us face reality – especially Norse lore, passed down...

The Emerald Ridge cheering section made plenty of noise behind the Rogers bench at the Queen of the Hill contest on Sept. 26, 2018.

Volleyball dominates at Queen of the Hill

Story by Alliyah Evans , Staff Writer October 16, 2018

On the night of Wednesday, Sept. 26, the Rogers Rams finally took the volleyball win for Queen of the Hill, after over a decade of fighting for it, on their own territory at RHS. Starting off discouraged...

Rumble In the Jungle: 43 Years Later

Story by Cole Olafson, Reporter May 11, 2017

43 years ago, in 1974 one of the most iconic boxing tournaments occurred. This was known as the "Rumble In the Jungle". The fight was between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman. In this fight, Foreman...

Kick Off to Soccer Season

Story by Kate Caviezel, Reporter April 28, 2017

Seattle is buzzing with the excitement of their team’s start to a new season. That’s right, the Sounders are back in business. The 2016 winning team is back, along with a few new additions to the...

Girls Basketball Staying Positive After Taking a Loss

Girls Basketball Staying Positive After Taking a Loss

Story by Carly Baker, Reporter March 13, 2017

The Varsity girls’ basketball team played Todd Beamer High School from Federal Way school district, last Saturday at Puyallup High School. This game was the regional round playoff game. The team that...

Are Women’s Soccer Matches Underrated?

Story by Camryn Hulsey, Reporter March 6, 2017

According to United States Soccer President, Sunil Gulati, the average rating for a men’s soccer game is a multiple of the numbers of viewers to a women’s match. Not 10, 20, 30,40 or even 50 percent...

Girls’ Basketball Season Crosses Over To Playoffs

Story by Mady Privatsky, Reporter March 2, 2017

Most sports fans define a winning season by a team’s record; however, even with their exceptionally winning season, Rogers High School Girls’ Basketball head coach Amy Looker characterizes the team’s...

The Legacy of Arnold Palmer

Story by Kate Caviezel, Reporter November 4, 2016

Recently, Arnold Palmer passed away. Arnold Palmer was a legendary golfer. So why is golf so underrated? Golf is a sport that could be played for a lifetime. “I probably have a club in my hands 360...

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