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Competition Cheer Places Third in the State

Competition Cheer Places Third in the State

Genna Gunter

December 3, 2019

The Competition Cheer team traveled to Columbus, Ga. to compete in the state competition on Friday, Nov. 15. The team has been working hard all season, hoping  to get a chance to compete for a shot at the state title. At their first competition, they placed second, starting their season off in the top t...

Raider Swim and Dive team wins second place in the FCHS Double Dual Invite.

Raider Swim and Dive team wins second place in the FCHS Double Dual Invite.

Elizabeth Wood, Staff Member

December 3, 2019

The Raider Swim and Dive Team took second place behind the Forsyth Central Bulldogs on Saturday, Nov. 9 in Forsyth Central High School Double Dual Invite at the Cumming Aquatic Center. The team scored enough points to beat Dawson County, West Forsyth and Lumpkin County. The girls took second place, wh...

Win for the Raiders at the Playoff Games

Win for the Raiders at the Playoff Games

Mayah Talbot, Staff Writer

December 3, 2019

North defeated Brookwood by four points with a spectacular comeback on Friday, Nov. 8 at the playoff games. This was the Raiders eighteenth time playing in the playoffs, but they have not been able to move forward in playoffs in the past.The ending results were close; however, during halftime, it wa...

Sending Off The Student Athletes to College

Sending Off The  Student Athletes to College

Jess Dillon, Staff Writer

November 22, 2019

National Sports Signing Day is a huge day for student athletes and for their  parents as well. This event took place in the PAC at 10:30 a.m on Wednesday the thirteenth. There were  lots of smiles and a congratulatory mood as students step into their future with their selected college choices. Other...

North Forsyth Raiders Defeats Brookwood Broncos in Landmark Playoffs Game (44-41)

North Forsyth Raiders Defeats Brookwood Broncos in Landmark Playoffs Game (44-41)

Cassidee Jackson, Features Editor

November 21, 2019

On Nov. 15, the North Forsyth High School  Raiders defeated Brookwood’s Broncos in the Region 7A Varsity Football playoff game with a final score of 44-41. The 11Alive Sports team also featured the game as their Landmark Dodge Team 11 Game of the Week. This football game is especially significant to Raider's history because it is the first time that North Forsyth has hosted and attended a playof...

North Forsyth Boys Varsity Basketball Team Beats Cass 51-45

North Forsyth Boys Varsity Basketball Team Beats Cass 51-45

Melody Scott, Staff Writer

November 18, 2019

North Forsyth High School Boys Varsity basketball team won against Cass High School in a thrilling score of 51-45 in the Raider Arena on Nov. 14. North started off with a slow start, with Cass High School scoring five points in the first few minutes; however, they brought along with them grit and effort...

NFHS Loses One Rocket League Game, Wins Another

NFHS Loses One Rocket League Game, Wins Another

Steven Gresham, Staff Writer

November 15, 2019

The North Forsyth High School Esports club lost one match and won another by default last Thursday on Nov. 7. The NFHS Esports club meets every Thursday in the HOSA room for a Rocket League match against other schools. divide into two teams of three to take on two different schools at once. Mr.Stallings c...

The Boys Lacrosse Team Experience Pre-season Excitement in their Latest Scrimmage

The Boys Lacrosse Team Experience Pre-season Excitement in their Latest Scrimmage

Jen Vincent, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

The North Forsyth High School boy’s lacrosse season is starting up once again with their latest scrimmage against River Ridge at Bennett Park on Oct. 8.  Although they lost their scrimmage, the Raiders came very close to beating the opposing team 8-9. It was a tough scrimmage, however senior attack...

Lady Raider Varsity Softball Team Tackles Their Sweet Sixteen

Lady Raider Varsity Softball Team Tackles Their Sweet Sixteen

Cynda Allen, Opinion Editor

October 22, 2019

On Wednesday, Oct. 16, Lady Raider Varsity Softball team completed their Sweet Sixteen at the Raider Valley against Hillgrove’s Hawks. The two teams played two games within a four hour time period. For the first game, North’s Raiders lost 7-5 but pulled it together for the second game and demolis...

North’s JV Team Defeats West 28-7

North’s JV Team Defeats West 28-7

Emma Simmons, Staff Writer

October 18, 2019

The North Forsyth High School JV football team dominated in their game against West Forsyth on Oct. 10 with a final score of 28-7. North was in the lead for the whole game, scoring both the first and last touchdowns, and the team will now move forward to play in the sub varsity cross over championship...

Braves Suffer 13-1 Loss to Cardinals in World Series Playoffs

Braves Suffer 13-1 Loss to Cardinals in World Series Playoffs

Abby Marks, Editor-in-Chief

October 10, 2019

The Atlanta Braves suffered a tough 13-1 loss against the St. Louis Cardinals in the fifth game of National League Division Series, leaving Atlanta 2-3 and the Cardinals 3-2,leading the Cardinals to advance father in the playoffs.. St. Louis had a historic first inning with an astonishing 10 runs, an...

North Falls to Woodstock Late in the Fourth

North Falls to Woodstock Late in the Fourth

Anes Ribic, Sports Editor

October 7, 2019

The North Forsyth High School Raiders were defeated by Woodstock Wolverines on Friday, August 27th with a score of 13-14. The Raiders held Woodstock in the first three quarters to a close game. The Raiders’ record downgrades to 3-2 while the Wolverines gain their first win and improve to 1-4. These r...

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