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Dylan Lyerly, 99, running to block a Creekview player. Photo by Sydney Jarrard.

NFHS Football Ties in Scrimmage

Sydney Jarrard, Staff Writer May 20, 2021

To kick off football season early, the North Forsyth Raider Football Team participated in a scrimmage this past week on Friday, May 14, 2021, against Creekview. The final score ended 21-21 resulting in...

Sports have changed… is it for the better? (photo from google)

How Covid Changed Sports Forever

Emma Simmons, Sports Editor May 19, 2021

Covid-19, the virus that was the cause behind a global pandemic that began in 2020, has been the subject of nearly every news article for over a year. It has changed everything about our day-to-day lives,...


Senior #49, Carson Brown, awaits in goal as Dunwoody is on the attack. Photo by Drew Bearden.

Dunwoody Varsity Lacrosse Bests the Raiders in Raider Valley 15-8

Drew Bearden, Staff Writer March 30, 2021

On Tuesday, March 23, the North Forsyth Raiders Varsity Lacrosse team faced off against the Dunwoody Wildcats in Raider Valley for a non-region game.    Dunwoody started off strong, winning...

Ava Droze sending the ball to the offense. Photo by Sydney Jarrard.

Girls and Boys Varsity Soccer Games Against FCHS

Sydney Jarrard, Staff Writer March 10, 2021

On March 5, 2021, the varsity girls and boys soccer team went head to head with Forsyth Central High School. The two games were held at Forsyth Central on their soccer field.    The varsity...

Both teams prepare to face off in their latest game. Photo by Emma Simmons

JV Boys Baseball Defeated by War Eagles

Emma Simmons, Sports Editor March 10, 2021

On March 4, 2021, the JV boys baseball team faced off against South Forsyth on the Raider Valley after school. There was a decent turn out, and the game started just after five  p.m. with the War...

Victor Reyes after winning his match to advance him to placement matches. Photo by: Sydney Jarrard

NFHS Raider Wrestlers At State

Sydney Jarrard, Staff Writer February 22, 2021

On Friday, Feb. 12, 2021, the North Forsyth Wrestling team brought seven qualifiers to the state tournament. The tournament was held in Macon, Georgia at the Macon Coliseum. The state tournament was set...

Michael Sills hits a line drive into right driving in the first run of the game. Photo by Savannah Stegeman.

North Forsyth’s Varsity Baseball Team Opens Season With a Win Against Milton 6-2

Drew Bearden, Staff Writer February 22, 2021

The North Forsyth Raiders varsity baseball team started off the season1-0 as they hosted the Milton Eagles on Feb. 17 in Raider Valley. The Raiders accumulated four hits and tagged on six runs, beating...

Lumpkin County and North Forysth faced off in the Raider Valley after school. (photo by: Emma Simmons)

North Forsyth Girls JV Soccer Ties 0-0 with Lumpkin County

Emma Simmons, Sports Writer February 4, 2021

On Monday, Feb. 1, the Raider JV Girls soccer team faced off against Lumpkin County after school at 5:30 in the Raider Valley. The game was delayed slightly due to an issue with the clock and scoreboard,...

The Cumming Aquatic Center is where most of the swim meets are held for North Forsyth’s swim teams. Photo from Abby Beyers

North Girls Place First at Swim Meet

Emma Simmons, Sports Editor January 22, 2021

On Friday, Jan.15, North Forsyth’s swim team participated in a meet at the Cumming Aquatic Center. They faced off against West and Central Forsyth. North’s girls placed first and North’s boys...

Sophomore guard #15 Alison Hiddema passing the ball into the paint. Photo by Brian Bearden Jr.

North Forsyth Varsity Basketball Splits Games with Gainesville Elephants

Drew Bearden, Staff Writer January 21, 2021

The North Forsyth girls basketball team hosted the Gainesville Lady Elephants in Raider Arena on Tuesday, Jan. 12.    Junior guard Anna Gliatta, #12,  led the way for the Raiders early as...

The beginning stance of the competition girls routine.

Raider Competition Cheer Places Second at Dacula Cheer Classic

Sydney Jarrard, Sydney Jarrard January 12, 2021

On Saturday, Jan. 9, the North Forsyth Competition Cheer team participated in the Dacula Cheer Classic. The competition was held at Dacula High School located in Gwinnett County. It was split into...

Sarah Fuller becomes the first female kicker to play for the Power 5 game.
Photo by: Christopher Hanewinckel.

Sarah Fuller Kicks for the Power Five

Kai Shabman, Staff Writer December 15, 2020

College soccer player, Sarah Fuller, was announced to be the first female player to play in the Power 5 game when she first played for Vanderbilt on Nov. 28 against the Missouri Tigers. For her performance...

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