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Baseball team anticipates successful season

DragoshBirlea For over three years, the Patriots’ baseball team has failed to make the playoffs or win the DPS league. However, after years of struggle, the Patriots are ready to make some noise. Senior Henry Hoffman reflects on the start of their 2018 season. “It was definitely challenging at first, since our coach unexpectedly quit,”… Continue reading Baseball team anticipates successful season

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Basketball team impresses at State Tournament

DragoshBirlea For the second year in a row, the George Washington basketball team has reached the 5A state championship game. After a slow start to the season, the Patriots were able to gather steam and end the regular season with an 18-5 record, and the 5th seed in the CHSAA 5A state tournament. The Patriots… Continue reading Basketball team impresses at State Tournament

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How to get recruited for an NCAA sport

DustinMullaney     According to the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), of the 8,000,000 students who participate in high school sports, only 480,000 continue on to play in college. That means that only six percent of high school student athletes will get to continue their athletic careers in college. This does not mean that a student… Continue reading How to get recruited for an NCAA sport

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Turmoil arises among GW’s spring sports teams

DragoshBirlea     Different sports teams constantly look forward to playing their rivals in intense matchups. However, inner-school spring sports sometimes disagree on the field distribution causing their own set of rivalries. Not surprisingly at George, it can often be difficult to provide time for over five sports teams that potentially practice at the same… Continue reading Turmoil arises among GW’s spring sports teams

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GW’s Girls Lacrosse team makes strides

EmilyJenkins      George Washington has never officially had a girls lacrosse team. Student athletes at GW are working hard to change that. The girls lacrosse team has had a difficult time becoming official and relevant, mainly due to a lack of students willing to play.  “I’d say the biggest thing for us is that… Continue reading GW’s Girls Lacrosse team makes strides