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Lady Raiders Golf Team Has Another Rough Tournament

Lady Raiders Golf Team Has Another Rough Tournament

Grace Wood, Sports Editor

March 28, 2019


Filed under Local, School, Showcase, Sports

The North Forsyth girls golf team had a tournament on Saturday, March 16 at Summit Chase Country Golf Course. The tournament did not start until the early afternoon because the golf course wanted their members to go first before the high schoolers. There were a total of ten high school teams, includin...

North Lacrosse Obtains Win in Overtime Against Wesleyan

North Lacrosse Obtains Win in Overtime Against Wesleyan

Anes Ribic, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

North Forsyth High School’s varsity boys lacrosse team was able to score a win 10-9  against Wesleyan over a very hard fought win in overtime. The game took place on Monday, March 11 at the Raider Valley. The Raiders were the underdogs in this matchup, as Wesleyan had been on a winning streak before...

North’s JV Boys Soccer Team Loses By One Point to Central

North’s JV Boys Soccer Team Loses By One Point to Central

Carena Ravenel, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Thursday, March 14, Forsyth Central High School traveled to North Forsyth territory for the junior varsity boys soccer game. NFHS lost 2-1, losing their 10th game o the season. Though North lost against Central, they did not go down without a fight.  In the first half of the game, Central quic...

Lady Raiders Have a Tough Break for their First Golf Tournament of the Season

Lady Raiders Have a Tough Break for their First Golf Tournament of the Season

Grace Wood, Sports Editor

February 28, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

North Forsyth High School’s girls golf team had their first tournament of the season on Saturday, Feb. 21. The tournament took place at Arrowhead Pointe Golf Course, almost two hours away from North Forsyth’s home course. Lady Raiders Annie Carpenter, Margaret Montgomery, Grace Wood and Samantha Taylor ...

Hard Work Paid Off in the Long Run for North’s Track and Field Team

Hard Work Paid Off in the Long Run for North’s Track and Field Team

Carena Ravenel, Staff Writer

February 26, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Feb. 13, all Forsyth County track and field teams, including North’s, traveled to Lambert High School to run in Forsyth County’s first track meet of the season.  Coach Shively and North’s Track and Field Team were proud of the outcome of their first meet. One of the many highlights of the meet was w...

Lady Raiders Basketball Advance to Elite Eight

Lady Raiders Basketball Advance to Elite Eight

Anes Ribic, Sports

February 25, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The North Forsyth High School Lady Raiders advance after defeating the Duluth Wildcats 59-52. The game was played at Raider Arena on Feb. 20. The Lady Raiders entered the state playoffs after defeating the Central Bulldogs in the regional championship. North placed first in their region after finishing...

North’s JV Soccer Team Falls Short of Denmark by One Point

North’s JV Soccer Team Falls Short of Denmark by One Point

Carena Ravenel, Staff Writer

February 11, 2019


Filed under Local, School, Showcase, Sports

On Monday, Feb. 4, the first game of North’s JV soccer season took place at Denmark High School. North’s JV soccer players traveled to Dane territory in an attempt to defeat them on their own turf. Sadly, North lost to their opponent, with a final score of 1-2.   Toward the end of the first half, Denmark sc...

Lady Raiders Crush Milton 66-10 in Intense Varsity Basketball Game

Lady Raiders Crush Milton 66-10 in Intense Varsity Basketball Game

Emily Stocksdale, Editor-in-Chief

February 7, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Friday, Feb. 1, North Forsyth High School’s girls varsity basketball team faced off against the Milton High Eagles. It was an intense game, and the Lady Raiders fought hard to maintain the lead which they had gained in the first quarter. They won the game with a final score of 66-10. It was Senio...

North Forsyth Boys Basketball Dominates Central

North Forsyth Boys Basketball Dominates Central

Anes Ribic, Sports

February 4, 2019


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The North Forsyth High School Raiders boy’s varsity gained a win against Forsyth Central Bulldogs.. The Varsity Boys were tough enough to hold on in the fourth quarter to pull off the win 51-49.  The boys have improved to 9-10 while being 1-4 in the region which determines if they will make the playoffs....

Raider Swim Team Swims Their Way into the Forsyth County Championship

Raider Swim Team Swims Their Way into the Forsyth County Championship

Grace Wood, Sports Editor

February 4, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Saturday, Jan. 19, the North Forsyth swim team went up against swim teams from all across the county in the Forsyth County Championship. The swim meet was held at the Cumming Aquatic Center, where the Raiders placed fifth with 673 total points and set four school records and one county record. ...

NFHS Wrestling Team Persisted in Team Duals Tournament

NFHS Wrestling Team Persisted in Team Duals Tournament

Carena Ravenel, Staff Writer

January 26, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Saturday, Jan. 12, the North Forsyth High School wrestling team placed fourth for the regionals for team duels when they traveled to Forsyth Central High School to participate in a tournament. This was the first time in 10 years that North did not make it into state. Even though the team did not qu...

Raider Athletes Sign on to Play on in College

Raider Athletes Sign on to Play on in College

Grace Wood, Sports Editor

January 10, 2019


Filed under Local, News, School, Showcase, Sports

Six Raider athletes honored the tradition of signing on to play sports at their respected colleges in ceremony. The signings take place at North Forsyth where families, friends and teammates can see their athletes move on to the next chapter as an athlete. Mary Ellen Enright, who recently was named c...

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