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Bass fishing fall turnover

Bryson Dover, Sports Staff Writer October 18, 2021

Bass Fishing was added as a GHSA sport in January of 2020. Bass Fishing is a sport that is influenced drastically by nature; if it’s raining, fishing is entirely different than when there isn’t a cloud...,_9th_February_2011.jpg

Why Messi is better than Ronaldo

Alex Polania, Sports Staff Writer October 18, 2021

The Lionel Messi versus Cristiano Ronaldo is arguably the most tremendous and the longest sports rivalry of all time. I'm here to inform you on why it shouldn't be a debate on who is better and that they...

The Lanier Herd family at Peachtree Ridge neon out

Life in the student section

Liana Jones, Sports Staff Writer October 1, 2021

Sports are a big deal at Lanier High School, and during this time, a lot of the students come out to cheer on the team as they play. Students of all different genders, race, and grades fill the student...

Pictures of the football field, softball field, and basketball court

How different sports go about conditioning

Bryson Dover, 4th Sports Staff Writer September 29, 2021

There is no doubt that sports are a huge part of high school and 95.6% of American families. Conditioning is the act of training to beat the challenges that apply to your sport. I had a chance to interview...

Joey Graham, Noah Richardson, Reese Carr, and Andrew Walton at the Mountain View home game.

New pads crew 2021

Zoe Zagotti, Sports Editor September 24, 2021

Now that football season has started, The Herd is back up and better than ever. With a new school year comes a new pads crew. Pads crew is an exclusive group made up of three seniors. They encourage and...

Lanier’s Trophy Case

What keeps our players motivated?

Alex Polania, Sports Staff Writer September 22, 2021

At Lanier High School, sports are a very important part of our school spirit. However, the athletes have a lot on their plate, with school, work, clubs, and the sport they play. With all these responsibilities,...

Joey Graham playing a Lacrosse game.

Meet the executive herd leader: Joey Graham

Ayron Lackey, Sports Staff Writer September 16, 2021

At Lanier High School, there is nothing compared to when football season comes around. The players ready to defeat their opponents, the cheerleaders ready to get the crowd on their feet, and, most of all,...

Cross country 2022 seniors at senior night

Jacob Blakey (12), Erika Conzo (12), Sofia Martinez (12), Emily Chamberlin (12), Alyssa Willis (12), Makayla Bowman (12)

Fall sports senior night

Ava Bowman, Sports Staff Writer September 16, 2021

Congratulations to the longhorn seniors for their hard work and determination. Most seniors are starting their fourth year in their sport and some even plan on continuing their sport in college. Senior...

Lanier students gather for a photo at the first home football game of the year

Tailgate season is back at Lanier

Cigi Stroud September 16, 2021

When a student at Lanier high School says, “Meet in the student parking lot at 5:45,” the day of any sporting event, you know that it is in your best interest to show up. Meeting in the student parking...


Recap: 09/03 football game vs. Mountain View

Kori Joseph, Sports Staff Writer September 14, 2021

So far, our Longhorns are off to a slow start, losing to the Dutchtown Bulldogs 10-28 on August 20th, 2021. Brian Williams, a junior, scored one touchdown for our Longhorns and gained a total of 84 rushing...

September Herd spotlight

Liana Jones, Sports Staff Writer September 13, 2021

Each month, The Herd (Lanier's most prominent student section) votes on one student to be recognized based on their leadership, school spirit, or community service efforts. This month's winner was Senior,...

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