When preseason football practice got underway last season, Rainier High School was low on numbers possibly because of their move up to the Mountain Division of the Class 2B Central League. This year, the turnout is up to 24 from the 20 who produced a 6-4 overall record. Mountaineers coach Terry Shaw said the critical difference is his team is ready for the challenge ahead.
Rainier Mountaineers, a year more experienced, ready to make a run
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UW defensive end Jaylen Johnson: "I feel good. I feel stronger. I still feel explosive."