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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...

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...

Atlanta United Crowned Champion After Winning the MLS Cup 2-0

Atlanta United Crowned Champion After Winning the MLS Cup 2-0

Grace Wood, Sports Editor

December 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Saturday, December 9, the Atlanta United soccer team brought home the MLS Cup against the Portland Timbers, which is the first trophy the team has received. The Five Stripes have been on fire this season, making it to the Major League Soccer Cup Finals for the first time in the mere two years...

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 “...

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 ...

What is Atlanta United FC?

What is Atlanta United FC?

Jack Scott, Staff Writer

April 12, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Soccer (or football in other countries) is the most popular sport in the world. While it is difficult to find exact numbers for the amount of fans, the sport known officially as association football (as opposed to gridiron football, its American counterpart) is ubiquitous across continents; it is hard...

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...

Raider Soccer Teams Prepare for a New Season

Raider Soccer Teams Prepare for a New Season

Lauryn Almand, Staff Writer

February 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As the air grows colder here in North Forsyth, most students and staff members head home after the school day and bundle up in their warm blankets and spend the night indoors. However, during this time of year, athletes of all ages and grades begin conditioning and skills-training for the upcoming North...

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...

Football returns – But not the NFL

Football returns – But not the NFL

Ethan Simmons, Photo Editor

September 3, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On the eighth of August, English soccer fans rejoiced with the start of the 24th English Premier League (EPL) regular season. Defending champs Chelsea football club taking on and drawing with Swansea City 2-2. If the off season was any indication, fans will be on the edge of their seats. Big moves were...

National Letter of Intent Signing Day

National Letter of Intent Signing Day

Megan Hoffman, Staff Writer

February 13, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 was National Letter of Intent signing day at North Forsyth High School, and five athletes from North Forsyth High School signed college scholarships. The National Letter of Intent is an agreement between a possible student athlete and a NLI school. This is a very exciti...

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