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

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

Katie Harrill, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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

Raiders Basketball Battle Against Osborne Cardinals, Win 56-43

Marvin Cruz, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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

Recap of the 2018 Varsity Volleyball Season

Ella McCook, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under Local, News, School, Showcase, Sports

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

Raiders Run Away With a Win

Quillen McKinney, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Local, News, School, Showcase, Sports

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

Girls Varsity Volleyball Takes on Georgia Challenge

Blaise Rayburn, Literature Editor

September 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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 Raider Volleyball Experiences Best Season Yet

Leilani Gibbons, Editor-in-Chief

November 3, 2017


Filed under Sports

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...

Lady Raider Lacrosse Recap

Lady Raider Lacrosse Recap

Hailey Yarbrough, Editor in chief

April 12, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

To start off the season, the lady Raiders have played some tough and heart-filled games in the month of February. They battled against the Chattahoochee Cougars, Whitewater Wildcats, Lambert Longhorns, Milton Eagles and West Wolverines to make a very difficult schedule. Long time region member Chattahoochee...

Varsity Volleyball: North vs. Alpharetta

Varsity Volleyball: North vs. Alpharetta

Leilani Gibbons, Staff Writer

September 23, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The varsity volleyball game on Thursday, September 17 began shortly after 5:00 P.M. in the NFHS gym with the North Forsyth Raiders and Alpharetta High School Raiders chanting their team cheers. As both teams prepared for the game, the stands buzzed with excitement for the upcoming match. North scored...

North Crowns New Homecoming Royalty

North Crowns New Homecoming Royalty

Lacy Hamilton, Editor in Chief

October 2, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The North Forsyth Raiders varsity football team played the Lambert Longhorns on Friday, September 26th for North’s Homecoming football game.  Within the first few minutes of the first quarter, the Longhorns kicked a field goal, leading Lambert over the Raiders by three points. The Raiders could not ...

Sports: Wrestling Starts Season Strong

Sports: Wrestling Starts Season Strong

Abbie Findley, Short Story/ Non-Fiction Editor

November 22, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

5-0 was the final score, giving Varsity Wrestling first place at the November 16th match. The boys beat three of our biggest competitors in class 5A, including Ola, Woodland, and Alexander. Coach Montesinos credits their win to hard work over the last few months, as well as to select students on the...

Getting to Know Kaylyn Thomas

Getting to Know Kaylyn Thomas

Jack Dalmolin, Staff Writer

November 11, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Kaylyn Thomas tore through the water, crushing her opponents’ dreams with each stroke. Determination flooded through every muscle in her body, numbing the lactic acid with adrenaline. One goal filled her mind: medaling. All of the hard weeks of training were about to pay off. Kaylyn finished strong...

A Glimpse at Coach Moore

A Glimpse at Coach Moore

Citlali Arzate, Staff writer

September 24, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Coach Moore is funny, caring, sarcastic person who loves helping kids grow and learn. He enjoys being part of a student’s life to help guide them and make sure they do their very best throughout their high school career. For the past 14 years Coach Moore has been coaching at North Forsyth, and his...

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