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Winter and Spring Sports Overview for the 2018-2019 Season

Winter and Spring Sports Overview for the 2018-2019 Season

Bella Angell, Editor-in-Chief

December 3, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Have you ever clicked on the “Extracurricular” tab on the North Forsyth High School website? The second choice is “Athletics-GHSA.” The GHSA, or the Georgia High School Association,  is an organization that governs athletics and activities for member high schools in Georgia. Clicking on the “...

Forsyth County School Systems Claim the Title of “Highest SAT Scores” in Georgia

Forsyth County School Systems Claim the Title of “Highest SAT Scores” in Georgia

Cynda Allen, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under Local, News, School, Showcase

This year, students in the Forsyth County School System scored an average of 1167 on the SAT, which is above the state and national average. A total of 2,206 students took the SAT, scoring an average of 589 in the reading/writing section and 578 in the math section. Forsyth’s mean score improved by 21 points...

North Forsyth JV Lacrosse Team Loses 10-8 to West Forsyth

North Forsyth JV Lacrosse Team Loses 10-8 to West Forsyth

Cynda Allen, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

  On Saturday, Nov. 3, North Forsyth High School’s Junior Varsity Lacrosse team played head-to-head against West Forsyth High School. The tournament took place at the home of the Wolverines, West Forsyth High School, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. West scoring 10 and North scoring 8, the Rai...

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...

Rise Up Raider Review

Rise Up Raider Review

Melina Vergilis, Web Editor

March 8, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Saturday, February 10th was Rise Up Raider day at North Forsyth High School from 9-11 A.M. Many of the rising freshmen were visiting from their current middle schools to check out possible classes and electives they could take. There were tables set up for math, history, English, Spanish, sports,...

Raider Basketball Perseveres This Season

Raider Basketball Perseveres This Season

Grace Wood, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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 like they have enough time to turn their season around.   Although their recent run has...

Lady Raiders Suffer Loss to South Forsyth War Eagles

Kristin Iler, Sports Editor

March 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Lady Raiders Varsity soccer team suffered a loss on Tuesday, March 7, with a final score of 0-4 against The South Forsyth War Eagles. It was a short time before the South Forsyth War Eagles began to win, scoring a goal in the first 90 seconds of the game. By the end of the first half, they h...

North Freshman Hanna Zinn Defies Wrestling Stereotype

North Freshman Hanna Zinn Defies Wrestling Stereotype

Grace Wood, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Most girls are drawn to sports like softball, cheerleading, or volleyball -- but not NFHS freshman Hanna Zinn. Rather, she is a wrestler and has been for about five years. She even won state champion in 2014.    Now, she is on the North Forsyth co-ed wrestling team comprised of both girls and boys...

International Club: Copa Competition

International Club: Copa Competition

Nazmeydi Maldonado-Perez, Staff Writer

November 19, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The International club at North Forsyth High School consists of a Copa competition. This competition is of soccer teams from each school competing against one another. The games are hosted in a different school each year. This year, the tournament will take place at South Forsyth High School. There are...

South Overtakes North

South Overtakes North

Connor Tennies, Sports Editor

October 12, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

September 18th, the North Forsyth Raiders faced their archrivals, the South Forsyth Eagles. With South coming to Raider Valley, Raiders had the home-field advantage. The Raider student section showed a Hawaiian theme for the event, while the South Eagles sported a country-like theme.   “This...

Winter Guard and Drumline Showcase

Winter Guard and Drumline Showcase

Raicheal Havins, News Editor/Advertisement

March 20, 2015


Filed under School, Showcase

This past weekend was a great success for both the winter guard and the drumline. The ladies of winter guard placed 3rd at the Indoor Ensemble Showcase, which was held at Alpharetta High School, and the drumline placed 5th at the Forsyth Central competition over the weekend. Sophomore Bryan Moss was perfor...

Congratulations to the NFHS Raiders Swim & Dive Team

Congratulations to the NFHS Raiders Swim & Dive Team

David Torrento, Community Contributor

December 11, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Saturday December 6, 2014, the North Forsyth High School Raiders Boys and Girls Swim Team traveled to Adairsville, Georgia to participate in the Wildcat Invitational Swim Meet.  For the first time this season, BOTH Boys and Girls swim teams placed first and took home the first place trophy.  The ...

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