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Soccer Teams Play in OT Thrillers vs North

Patrick Strong, Reporter

April 18, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Talon Overtime

Both Varsity Soccer teams played in thrilling overtime games Tuesday night against North Stafford, with the Girls game ending in a 0-0 draw, and the Boys game ending in a 2-1 double OT victory for the Eagles. The Girls game was a slug fest throughout as Forge entered AJ Slye Stadium with a chip on...

Game Postponements for 4/16

Patrick Strong, Reporter

April 16, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Talon Overtime

All sports games for April 16, 2018 have been postponed to later dates. Boys Varsity Soccer will practice in the gym from 2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. followed by Girls Varsity Lacrosse from 4:00 p.m. -5:30 p.m. Game reschedule dates are as follows: Softball vs. Brooke Point: 4/18 Boys & Girls Lacrosse v...

Varsity Softball Earns Tough Road Win

Patrick Strong, Reporter

April 12, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Talon Overtime

Girls Varsity Softball took down the Fauquier Falcons Wednesday night by a score of 3-0. Megan Schaefer (‘11) drove in two runs and Kyleigh Tierney (‘12) added another as the Eagles avenged an early season loss to the Falcons. Kayla Stephenson (‘10) led the way on the mound striking out eig...

Forge Signing Day

Patrick Strong, Reporter

April 12, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Talon Overtime

Wednesday was a major signing day for Colonial Forge athletes in a number of different sports Congratulations to all 14 Eagle Seniors who made their future colleges plans official.   Cole Henson Swimming Roanoke College (NCAA Div. 3)   Johnnie Walker Track VMI (NCAA Div. 1...

Lacrosse Victorious in Season Openers

Patrick Strong, Reporter

March 21, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Talon Overtime

The Varsity Girls and Boys Lacrosse teams each came away with victories in their season openers against Riverbend on Monday night. The Girls defeated the Bears 8-7 and were led by Kadence Stanton’s (‘19) hat trick and Kayla Nealis’s (‘18) additional two goals. The Boys took their win b...

Girls Soccer earns first victory of 2018

Patrick Strong, Reporter

March 20, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Talon Overtime

Girls Varsity Soccer scored their first win of the 2018 campaign with a 3-0 shutout over the Stonewall Jackson Raiders on Thursday night. Leah Brodie (‘12) scored two goals and Maddie Johnson (‘11) added the third as the Lady Eagles swiftly downed a Raiders squad still in search of their first v...

Cullen Monahan sets record at National Championships

Patrick Strong, Reporter

March 14, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Talon Overtime

Cullen Monahan, a 2014 Colonial Forge graduate, broke the Christopher Newport Track and Field program record in the 800 meters on the first day of the 2018 NCAA Division 3 Indoor Track and Field Championships, clocking in with an official time of 1:52.56. With the time, Cullen qualified for the 800m...

The Forge Phenoms

The Forge Phenoms

Patrick Strong, Reporter

February 28, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports, Talon Overtime, Top Stories

Tim Scott and Gary Jennings, former Colonial Forge football greats, were a different breed from the day they stepped foot on the Colonial Forge campus. Football at Forge gave these two phenomenal athletes an outlet and rare opportunity to develop habits and relationships that would stay with them as they ...

Forge Vs. Riverbend

Patrick Strong, Reporter

November 27, 2017


Filed under Talon Overtime

Forge vs. Bend. Playoff football. This isn’t the first time this story has been heard. Two years ago, the Riverbend Bears gained their first postseason win in program history. It occurred at Eagle Stadium. In the first round. Now after all this time, Forge finally has a shot to avenge that heartbrea...

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