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The Mountain Lion Messenger

The Mountain Lion Messenger

The Sierra Vista Mens soccer team with their championship banner and NIAA 4A trophy for a final photo, soaking up their time being champions.
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The Road to be Champions 
Averi Costa, Editor in Chief • December 28, 2023
Sierra Vista High Schools dance and step team, Synergy, prepares for their performance at the Homecoming week assembly on October 13.
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Synergy SVHS Dance Team 
October 29, 2023
Homecoming Week
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Homecoming Week
Mackyla Arce, Assistant Editor • October 29, 2023
Blue Strong. Sierra Vista High School teachers protest every Tuesday and Thursday before school.
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The Educator’s Union’s Fight for Increased Pay
Nash Anderson, News Editor • September 27, 2023
Sierra Vista’s Enchanting Harry Potter-Themed Assembly Casts a Spell on Students
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Sierra Vista’s Enchanting Harry Potter-Themed Assembly Casts a Spell on Students
Lyric LaFasto, Features Co-editor • September 22, 2023
Fall Sports
Fall Sports
Gabriella Frey, Sports Co-Editor • September 20, 2023
Senior Sunrise
Senior Sunrise
Taylor Fesser, Student Life Co Editor • September 20, 2023
BTS Enlists into the Military  
Amaya Acosta, Staff Reporter • February 15, 2024
Trump Indicted
Ava Anderson, Staff Reporter • February 15, 2024
The Beyoncé Renaissance World Tour
Alex Rodriguez, Staff Reporter • February 15, 2024
The King’s Coronation
Alaina Smalling, Staff Reporter • February 15, 2024
The Road to be Champions 
Averi Costa, Editor in Chief • December 28, 2023
Football Season Recap
Victoria Hines, Sports Co-Editor • December 28, 2023
On to the Next
Averi Costa, Editor in Cheif • December 28, 2023
Mountain Lions Win First Home Game
Victoria Hines, Sports Co-Editor • September 27, 2023
Fall Sports
Gabriella Frey, Sports Co-Editor • September 20, 2023
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis receives a ceremonial Liberty Sword at the 2022 Moms for Liberty National Summit in Tampa, Florida. (via Florida Governors Office)
The Extremist Wave in Florida Education
Nash Anderson, Opinion Editor • December 28, 2023

In the election year 2020, former district employee Jennifer Jenkins replaced Tina Descovich, a completely unqualified Brevard County School...

The Rise and Fall of the Superhero Genre
The Rise and Fall of the Superhero Genre
Caiden Beasley, Entertainment Editor • October 29, 2023

The superhero genre dominated the box office in Hollywood and saturated every corner of media for what feels like an eternity. But, it was not...

Glacier Bay is a homeland, a living laboratory, a national park, a designated wilderness, a biosphere reserve, and a world heritage site. Its a marine park, where great adventure awaits by boating into inlets, coves and hideaway harbors is located 861 miles away from the Willow Project.
Killing Earth: The Willow Project
Sofia Pizzo, Opinion Section Leader • April 25, 2023

After years of legal battles over permitting, and despite Biden's previous promises to phase out drilling, on March 13, 2023, the Biden Administration...

Seniors Melanie Radan and Ray Solis, crowned Homecoming Queen and King on October 14, 2023, pose to capture an unforgettable night woven with the enchantment of A Tale as Old as Time.
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A Tale as Old as Time
Lyric LaFasto, Feature Co-Editor • December 29, 2023

"A Tale as Old as Time" themed homecoming dance, held on October 14, 2023, transported students into a world of magic, nostalgia, and youthful...

Evolution of African American Studies
Mackyla Arce, Assistant Editor • December 28, 2023
Where learning meets friendship, and studying turns into bonding, Sierra Vista High Schools library opens its doors for all students, like Kristine Nguyen (09), Sandrae Gacayan (09), Jezmarai Ovalles (09), Steven Vergara (10), Brian Espinueva (09), and Hayden Clark (09), to hangout or study.
Book A Visit To The School Library
Arissa Garcia, Features Co Editor • December 28, 2023
Hispanic/Latino Student Union representatives showcases their oferenda they created for Dia De Los Muertos.
Celebrating Día de los Muertos
Penelope Marquez, Student Life Co-Editor • December 28, 2023
The cast and crew of Sierra Vista High Schools fall production, Radium Girls.
Fall Play
Hannah Reed, Guest Reporter • December 28, 2023
Seniors Melanie Radan and Ray Solis, crowned Homecoming Queen and King on October 14, 2023, pose to capture an unforgettable night woven with the enchantment of A Tale as Old as Time.
A Tale as Old as Time
Lyric LaFasto, Feature Co-Editor • December 29, 2023

"A Tale as Old as Time" themed homecoming dance, held on October 14, 2023, transported students into a world of magic, nostalgia, and youthful...

Evolution of African American Studies
Mackyla Arce, Assistant Editor • December 28, 2023

In August 2023, Sierra Vista High School began to offer AP African American Studies class created by College Board. This will serve as a secondary...

Members of the video game club prepares for their upcoming Super Smash Bros tournament
Video Game Club
Taylor Fesser, Student Life Co-Editor • December 28, 2023

Video game club connects students with fellow gamers while they play games together.   The Video Game club meets every Friday in room 410 after...

Meet the Staff
Amanial Ftwi
Amanial Ftwi
Global News Editor

Amanial Ftwi is a junior a Sierra Vista High School . This is his second year of journalism with a guest reporter feature published his freshman year. Amanial enjoys writing stories about geopolitics and opinionated pieces. Amanial is from Tigray and...

Alaina Smalling
Alaina Smalling
Staff Reporter

Alaina Smalling is a sophomore at Sierra Vista High School. This is her first year of journalism. Alaina enjoys listening to music and hanging out with her friends. Alaina was born inSacramento, California and moved to Vegas in 2020.

Nash Anderson
Nash Anderson
Opinion Editor

Nash Anderson is a junior at Sierra Vista High School. This is his second year of journalism. He enjoys writing stories about politics and is the op-ed editor.

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