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Raiders Fall Short 34-35 Against War Eagles Football Team

Raiders Fall Short 34-35 Against War Eagles Football Team

Luke Miller, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Friday, October 19, an amazing game broke out between the South Forsyth War Eagles and the North Forsyth Raiders. With the Raiders winning the coin toss, their kickoff led to the game starting on the twenty yard line, and the ball in the hands of the War Eagles. Beginning on the defensive side, North ha...

Georgia Bulldogs Triumph Against Florida Gators With 36-17 Final Score

Cassidee Jackson, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Saturday, October 27, the age-old Florida-Georgia rivalry was reincarnated once more in an exciting game at Jacksonville, Florida. The seventh-ranked Georgia Bulldogs defeated the ninth-ranked Florida Gators, ending the game with a score of 36-17. Because of this loss, the Florida Gators are elimi...

A Secret Society: NFHS Men’s Volleyball Team

A Secret Society: NFHS Men’s Volleyball Team

Ella McCook, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


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Mr. Josh Montesinos, a teacher at North Forsyth High School, has recently started the “most exclusive” and “most secretive” club at NFHS: men’s volleyball. Montesinos decided to start this club in hopes of breaking gender barriers in high school sports. However, this club only “reinforces ...

Recap of the 2018 Varsity Volleyball Season

Recap of the 2018 Varsity Volleyball Season

Ella McCook, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under Local, News, School, Showcase, Sports

North Forsyth High School’s varsity volleyball team has shown  constant growth and has made continual progress throughout the 2018-2019 season. After losing nine seniors the previous year, the past players were at a loss as to who would fill these positions. This decision was crucial to the season and w...

Raiders Run Away With a Win

Raiders Run Away With a Win

Quillen McKinney, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Local, News, School, Showcase, Sports

On Tuesday, October 11, the North Forsyth cross country team had a sweeping victory at the race located at Riverside Military Academy. The race after the school day was not a walk in the park, with the athletes beginning their run on an asphalt track which looped around the tennis courts of the academ...

Raider Varsity Softball Team Wins Region Championship Against South 5-3

Raider Varsity Softball Team Wins Region Championship Against South 5-3

Kana Mullee, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This year the Lady Raiders softball team won the region championship against South with a score of 5-3. After battling for seven grueling innings, the Lady Raiders broke free and won. When interviewed before the game about the season so far, senior Brooke Black said, “I think, in my eyes, this ...

Atlanta United season recap before playoffs

Atlanta United season recap before playoffs

Anes Ribic, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Atlanta United is a soccer club in Atlanta, Georgia and in just two years of the club’s birth, they have already surpassed many records that were set in the Major League Soccer or MLS. Atlanta United have been making quite a name for themselves with their powerful offense and defense. United is coached ...

Tennis Training: How North Forsyth’s Team is Preparing for the Spring Season

Tennis Training: How North Forsyth’s Team is Preparing for the Spring Season

Holley Murray, Literary Editor

October 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

In the wake of the 2018 U.S. Open, the international buzz surrounding tennis is more alive than ever as people lament about the defeats of their favorite competitors, root passionately for them in their victories, and debate controversies regarding athletic star Serena Williams and her dispute with r...

North Forsyth’s Lady Raiders Are All About That Base

Carena Ravenel, Staff writer

September 21, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On September 17, the Lady Raider Varsity Softball team destroyed East Hall’s Vikings with a final score of 8-0. Our team certainly proved themselves worthy to be out in the field after such a thrilling game. Throughout the game, the Lady Raiders’ chants of encouragement reverberated from the ...

Modern Sexism in Sports

Modern Sexism in Sports

Ramya Raja, News Editor

September 21, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Serena Williams’ recent involvement in the U.S. Open women’s tennis final has left many critics, fans and athletes claiming that sexism still has a vital impact in the outcome of sports. However, Williams’ recent defeat is not the only incident that has reignited this controversy. Other athlete...

Girls Varsity Volleyball Takes on Georgia Challenge

Girls Varsity Volleyball Takes on Georgia Challenge

Blaise Rayburn, Literature Editor

September 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Saturday, September 15, North Forsyth’s Lady Raiders varsity volleyball team participated in the annual Georgia Challenge Tournament at the Southern Volleyball Center, ending the tournament with two wins and two losses. The stars of Saturday’s tournament were line senior Mary Ellen Enright, ...

Following a Season of Defeat, the 2018 Braves Season is Looking Up

Following a Season of Defeat, the 2018 Braves Season is Looking Up

Abby Marks, Features Editor

September 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After a season full of heartbreaking losses for the Atlanta Braves, their chances of making playoffs this time around are pretty likely. Their 2017 season ended with a record of 72-90, and they were eliminated from the post-season round against the Miami Marlins, keeping them from the playoffs for the ...

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