Jerry Yang, SRHS ASB president, does his part to keep “The Cage” energized. (in front) (photo by Ralph LoVuolo)
‘The Cage’ is all the rage!
Basketball fans traditionally have nicknames for their rowdy student sections. The San Diego State University Aztecs have “The Show.” San Diego high schools have student sections with names such as the “Roman Legion,” the “Black Hole,” “Cardinal Chaos,” the “Red Sea,” the “Flock” and the “Loud Crowd.”
The Scripps Ranch High School (SRHS) Falcons have “The Cage” and this enthusiastic gang was entered in the recent CIF San Diego Battle of the Fans, a competition to determine the best, loudest high school student section in San Diego.
For basketball games, “The Cage” is located in the center section of the stands. It’s for all grades and even future high school Falcons are invited to sit in “The Cage” section.
Student Ryan Connors, SRHS ASB athletic commissioner, helped get “The Cage” entered in the Battle of the Fans.
“The Cage is our official student section at SRHS. It has been around for 25 years, since the school opened in 1993. The Cage is open to all Falcons and even our future Falcons at Marshall Middle