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Hayden Hunt

Hayden Hunt, Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Hayden and I am so excited for this school year and I'm excited to be one of the staff writers for the Southwest Shadow!

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Danica Ruiz posing for a photo in front of a beautiful backdrop, “There are so many (inspirational), amazing, beautiful singers and songwriters out there,” Ruiz said. She has professional looking photos done to post to social media and on resumes.

Singer and Songwriter: Meet Danica Ruiz

Hayden Hunt, Staff writer
March 25, 2024
Sophomore Danica Ruiz has been following her dream of becoming a famous singer/songwriter since she was a kid.
Always preparing for their tournaments, Speech and Debate members Victor Pedzik and Ethan Bull learn about what will happen at their competition. Speech and Debate has had a successful season. “As I went on in my past two tournaments, I’ve been very prepared,”  Pedzik said. “I’ve been memorizing, but I’m still working on it.”

Speech and Debate prepares for state championship

Hayden Hunt, Staff writer
February 29, 2024
In the days leading up to the tournament on March 2-3, the Speech and Debate team is working hard in order to be ready.
The Evolution of Valentines Day

The Evolution of Valentine’s Day

Hayden Hunt, Staff Writer
February 12, 2024
Taking place on February 14th, Valentine's Day has been celebrated as a day of love for centuries.
Five Tips To Improve Creative Writing

Five Tips To Improve Creative Writing

Hayden Hunt, Staff Writer
January 9, 2024
Use these pieces of advice to make your next short story your best work yet
The PlayVS trophy sits in a trophy case just outside of Monte Carman’s classroom having been placed there after the team’s win last year. “It [our strategy] was very thought out and completely flushed,” sophomore Nicolas Markwith said. “Overall a very good experience.”

Competitive Gaming Club Returns for New Season

Hayden Hunt, Staff Writer
October 20, 2023
Practicing on their communication and overall bond as a team, the Southwest Squids and the rest of the club are preparing to continue their winning streak. 
 Students take notes and fill out a worksheet based on information on their chromebook. At the beginning of this class students learned about  the CTSO clubs that are offered here. “She’s a little more hands on,” senior Kaylee Parker said, “She uses different aspects.”

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Students take notes and fill out a worksheet based on information on their chromebook. At the beginning of this class students learned about the CTSO clubs that are offered here. “She’s a little...

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