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North Forsyth Varsity Track takes Tenth Place at the Lambert Stampede

Running his last event, freshman Brock Casey relentlessly carried through his final laps in the 3200 meter run finishing the race at 11:05.

Sarah Treusch, Staff Writer

March 19, 2020

Consisting of 18 events, the track girls and boys fall tenth place at the seventh annual Longhorn Stampede. Separately, the varsity boys team placed 12th, and the varsity girls took 11th. The “Longhorn Stampede” is just a fancy nickname Lambert has given their meet. The meet began early March 7, s...

North Forsyth Raiders Defeats Brookwood Broncos in Landmark Playoffs Game (44-41)

The Raiders celebrate the winning touchdown of the game, turning the score to 44-41.

Cassidee Jackson, Features Editor

November 21, 2019

On Nov. 15, the North Forsyth High School  Raiders defeated Brookwood’s Broncos in the Region 7A Varsity Football playoff game with a final score of 44-41. The 11Alive Sports team also featured the game as their Landmark Dodge Team 11 Game of the Week. This football game is especially significant to Raider's history because it is the first time that North Forsyth has hosted and attended a playof...

North Forsyth Boys Varsity Basketball Team Beats Cass 51-45

Bennett Helms shoots and scores three points during the second quarter.
photo by; Melody Scott

Melody Scott, Staff Writer

November 18, 2019

North Forsyth High School Boys Varsity basketball team won against Cass High School in a thrilling score of 51-45 in the Raider Arena on Nov. 14. North started off with a slow start, with Cass High School scoring five points in the first few minutes; however, they brought along with them grit and effort...

Lady Raider Varsity Softball Team Tackles Their Sweet Sixteen

The Lady Raiders are grouped together with their coaches after the deciding game following their doubleheader Sweet Sixteen. North's 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.

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 the first game, North’s Raiders lost 7-5 but pulled it together for the second game and demolis...

NFHS Varsity Boys Play Hard, Defeated by Central 3-1

No. 6, freshman Carlos Mondada making a beautiful pass to one of his fellow teammates.

Carena Ravenel, Staff Writer

April 26, 2019

On April 10, the NFHS varsity boys soccer team traveled to Forsyth Central High School to challenge the FCHS team in one of the last games of the season. Unfortunately, North lost to Central with a final score of 1-3. The first half of the game contained a lot of action from North’s keeper, seni...

North Lacrosse Obtains Win in Overtime Against Wesleyan

North Forsyth Varsity Boys celebrate after getting the win over Wesleyan in overtime.

Anes Ribic, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

North Forsyth High School’s varsity boys lacrosse team was able to score a win 10-9  against Wesleyan over a very hard fought win in overtime. The game took place on Monday, March 11 at the Raider Valley. The Raiders were the underdogs in this matchup, as Wesleyan had been on a winning streak before...

Varsity Raiders Are Ready to Make a Comeback During Next Year’s Football Season

A beautiful sunset gathers over Raider Valley as players get ready for their entrance on field.

Katie Harrill, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018

With the chill of the winter winds drawing nearer, Raider Nation’s varsity football season has come to an end. The football team’s fall season consisted of games against schools including Cherokee, Northview, Gainesville, Lambert, Forsyth Central, West Forsyth, Milton, South Forsyth, Woodstock and Ke...

Raiders Basketball Battle Against Osborne Cardinals, Win 56-43

Both teams are finishing up their practice shots and preparing for the game.

Marvin Cruz, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018

On Saturday, Nov. 17, the NFHS varsity boys’  basketball team played against the team from Osborne High School. The tournament took place at the Raider Arena with the game lasting from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. It started off very slowly until No. 40 on the Raiders’ team managed to score the first basket of th...

Recap of the 2018 Varsity Volleyball Season

The NFHS varsity volleyball team worked together to grow and rebuild their team after losing nine seniors the previous season. The team did not have the stats they wanted; however, they worked well together and bonded more than ever before. [Photo by]

Ella McCook, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018

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

The cross country boys’ teams begin their race at Riverside Military Academy. (Photo Credits: Lisa Sines and Timber Studio Photography.)

Quillen McKinney, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

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...

Girls Varsity Volleyball Takes on Georgia Challenge

Team huddle during game against Lassiter

Blaise Rayburn, Literature Editor

September 19, 2018

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, ...

Lady Raider Volleyball Experiences Best Season Yet

 Lady Raiders pose in front of the auditorium in Arizona where they won their final competition. Standing with their bronze medal, the team returned prepared to continue their reign for the final end of the season. Photo used with permission from NFHS Volleyball Twitter.

Leilani Gibbons, Editor-in-Chief

November 3, 2017

North Forsyth High School’s Lady Raider Volleyball team is on a steep incline as they win competitions left and right, bringing home the gold for the school. Recently, the team traveled to Phoenix, AZ for the Nike Tournament of Champions, an exclusive competition for the top girls volleyball teams...

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