Jordan Overmyer Former Staff

Jordan Overmyer is a senior at Redwood. She is excited to be the Sports Editor as she continues her second year on the Bark. During her first year on Bark she was the Business Manager. She enjoys getting to immerse herself into learning about the people and places in her community through journalism. She has a identical twin, Jocelyn, who is also an editor this year. Outside of Bark, Jordan plays soccer, golf, and swims for Redwood and club teams.

Contact Jordan Overmyer: jordan.overmyer@redwoodbark.org.


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Twin talk: Will colleges be seeing double?

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When people find out that the two of us are identical twins, it usually sparks several predictable recurring questions: for starters, ‘How can I tell you guys apart?’ followed by, ‘Can you guys communicate telepathically?’ then, ‘Have you guys ever switched classes to take each other’s tests?’ and lastly, the newest, hottest trending question, ‘Are […]

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You have Gott’s to try this

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As the doors of the surf-themed restaurant Wipeout closed in 2014, the signature red Volkswagen T1 Bus and the blue and white surfboard scrawled with the name were taken down, leaving a space in the Bon Air Center. For over three years, the unoccupied spot has left most locals wondering what would emerge to fill […]

Seniors Luke Zlatunich and Lauren Bell chop up bell peppers and cilantro during the Iron Chef competition in the Sustainable Agriculture class this week.

Iron Chef competition brings farm fresh, fermented foods

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The words “Let the Iron Chef begin,” echoed through the room 120 during fourth period as Sustainable Agriculture,teacher Joe Stewart, announced the start of the third cook-off competition of the year on Wednesday, Jan. 31.

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Cross country duo victorious at state cross country championships

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When senior Gillian Wagner and junior Liam Anderson crossed the finish line on Nov. 25, not only did they each earn the title of Division III cross country champions, but they also made history. Their victories earned Redwood the first school to ever sweep the Division III individual titles in California. The 31 CIF State […]

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Sports Spotlight: Chance Farrell-Martin dominates as offensive threat

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Junior Chance Farrell-Martin has followed in the footsteps of his father, pursuing his interest for basketball and looking to continue his success as starter and top point guard on the boys’ varsity basketball team.

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2017 Fall Sport Overall Records

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As Redwood’s fall sports come to an end, the majority of the teams finished with positive records. This sets momentum as winter sports gear up and for the future spring season.

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Redwood almost fumbles win in the homecoming football game

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For many seniors, the homecoming football game on Nov. 4 would be the last of their football careers; their last time to suit up and their last time to leave everything on the field. Determined to finish the game victorious, the Giants came back from a rough first half to solidify a win against Tamalpais […]

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NorCal Fires: Efforts from Marin County

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“It’s often said you see the best of humanity when the worst is happening. I wish you didn’t have to wait for the worst to happen, but you’re definitely seeing the best of everybody,” said Ryan Porter, a Santa Rosa resident and the Director of Operations at Epicenter, a sports and entertainment facility that was […]

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Sports Spotlight: Selden seldom ceases to impress as captain of the varsity water polo

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At six in the morning, most high schoolers haven’t even started hitting the snooze button on their alarms, but for junior Ely Selden it’s time for his morning routine: a cool down in the Redwood pool. “I’m half asleep when I leave. We usually get to the weight room and work out in there for […]