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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...

2019 Super Bowl Costs and Revenue For City of Atlanta

2019 Super Bowl Costs and Revenue For City of Atlanta

Ramya Raja, News Editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

The NFL Super Bowl was recently hosted in Atlanta, Georgia for the first time in nearly 2 decades. Millions tuned in to watch and thousands more packed the Mercedes-Benz stadium on Feb. 3. The city of Atlanta put in a lot of time, money and effort and agreed to several non-negotiable terms from the N...

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


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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...

Mary Ellen Enright: All-County Volleyball Player of the Year

Mary Ellen Enright: All-County Volleyball Player of the Year

Sallie Kate Worley, Staff Writer

December 22, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Forsyth County News named Mary Ellen Enright the All-County Volleyball Player of the Year for the 2018 volleyball season. Much of the weight of North Forsyth High School’s  volleyball season rode on Enright’s shoulders, considering that she is the only senior on the team this year and that she is known to be ...

North Students Participate in a Winter Barrel Race

North Students Participate in a Winter Barrel Race

Melina Vergilis, Opinion Editor

December 22, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With winter closing in, outdoor sports tend to take a backseat and resume in the spring; however, barrel racers who attend North Forsyth High School are ready to start a new series at a local venue. Mountain View Stables and Arena is hosting a winter series barrel race in Dawsonville, Georgia with a ...

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