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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 Lady Raiders are grouped together with their coaches after the deciding game following their doubleheader Sweet Sixteen. Norths team lost 7-5 in the first game but revived themselves in the second by winning 13-8. In the deciding game they won again with 11-1.

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...

In a scramble or any tournament, it is essential for a team to work together and help each other play the best they can. Photo by Deborah Wood.

Lady Raiders Golf Team Has Another Rough Tournament

Grace Wood, Sports Editor March 28, 2019

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...

Junior Grace Wood gets ready to hit a long drive on to the fairway. Photo by Billy Wood.

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

Grace Wood, Sports Editor February 28, 2019

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...

The Raider Arena is fired up after Lady Raider Ansley Allen makes a three.

Lady Raiders Basketball Advance to Elite Eight

Anes Ribic, Sports February 25, 2019

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 Lady Raiders varsity basketball team played an impressive game on Friday against Milton, in their last regular game of the season. They will now be proceeding to the Region Tournament Semifinals.

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

Emily Stocksdale, Editor-in-Chief February 7, 2019

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...

Girl Swimmers from all across the county compete for their chance to swim in the finals.

Raider Swim Team Swims Their Way into the Forsyth County Championship

Grace Wood, Sports Editor February 4, 2019

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...

Carly Henning, Canby Biddle, Mary Ellen Enright, Paul Watkins, Caleb Vercek, Brody Westbrooks (Left to Right) are proud recipients of sport scholarships.

Raider Athletes Sign on to Play on in College

Grace Wood, Sports Editor January 10, 2019

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...

The Lady Raiders have fought long and hard all season to get to this point. So with a final score of 5-3, the Lady Raiders win the region championship.

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

Kana Mullee, Staff Writer October 30, 2018

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...

North Forsyth’s Lady Raiders Are All About That Base

Carena Ravenel, Staff writer September 21, 2018

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...

Senior Catherine Shopes leads the team to victory despite several of her fellow players are out. Photo by Ben Hendron.

Raider Basketball Perseveres This Season

Grace Wood, Staff Writer February 28, 2018

The Boys Varsity Basketball team has had an exceptionally difficult  season this school year, only winning six  out of 21 games. Although they have a few more games left in the term, it does not seem...

North vs. West: Paving the Way to the Top

Anna Goellner, Staff Writer October 9, 2017

North Forsyth’s Varsity volleyball team took on West Forsyth on Sept. 14, snatching the victory with a 3 out of 5 point win. West put up a good fight, but North was able to sweep all three matches...

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