Tyler Clement interns at IO Stream Solutions

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Maple Mountain junior Tyler Clement is working an internship at IO Stream Solutions. IO Stream Solutions is a website development company in Provo. Tyler says that web designing is a fun and exciting field of work that comes easily to him.

“For the first couple of weeks I worked in marketing. This was fun because it was new and I hadn’t done it before. Now, I’m coding different websites, like Mod Bod and others,” said Tyler.

By Aimee Vargas, MMHS Staff Writer

Tori Nielsen, Learning to Teach

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Tori Nielsen, a senior at Maple Mountain, is currently interning at Mapleton Junior High School. While at MJHS, Nielsen observes the teacher, Mrs. Gleave, teaching math to her students. Some of her duties as an intern are to help students with their math problems when they have questions or don’t understand.

Nielsen says she is interested in this line of work because, “I have been around amazing teachers my whole life. They have had such an impact on my life, and I would love to do that for someone else.”

By: Deanna Barton, MMHS Staff Writer

MMHS Prep of the Week- Austin Rowley

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 12/09/2010 - 16:06

Austin Rowley, a junior at Maple Mountain High, was chosen as the MMHS Prep of the Week for his exceptional wrestling ability and unbeaten record.   Recently, the wrestling team won the Millard Iron Man in which Rowley defeated past state champions en route to a 10-0 tournament record.

Rowley has been wrestling since he was 8 years old.  He believes that wrestling is the most mentally and physically difficult sport you can play and the most competitive.  Rowley says the best part of being on the wrestling team is the brotherhood you have with all your teammates.

By Nick H. Taylor, MMHS Staff Writer

Unlocking Feet to Rise Above

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The Golden Eagle Cross Country team rose above for the final race of their season in Walnut, California.  The four day trip consisted of a twelve hour bus ride to southern California, with few stops, a beach party in the fog, a trip to Disneyland, and of course the Western Regional race known as Footlocker.

By: Jake Harding and Brittany Eckhardt, MMHS Staff Writers

Lady Golden Eagles start season 3-0

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On Tuesday, December 7, the Lady Golden Eagles Girls basketball team defeated the Timpview Thunderbirds 48-31. Sadie Williams lead the team with 14 points and 3 steals, followed by Aleksa Gappmayer with 11 points. Baylee Nielsen also contributed with 12 rebounds. The Golden Eagles pulled away in the second half outscoring the Thunderbirds 29-13. Their 3-0 record has earned them a number 20 ranking in the state.

By: Nick H. Taylor, MMHS Staff Writer

Hannah Savage Wins 2nd at Utah State Competition

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On Friday, December 3, Hannah Savage competed in the “Make It With Wool” Utah state contest and won 2nd place in the Senior category. S he created and exhibited a houndstooth (a duotone textile pattern) knee length coat.

“The contest went really well and was a lot of fun,” said Savage

To compete in the contest you must construct an article of clothing to be presented in front of a panel of judges.  Contestants must model the article of clothing and answer questions about the piece of clothing and the experience.

By: Kinsey Williams, Jamie Farley, and Kalin Wall, MMHS Staff Writers