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Boys Varsity Soccer Has Team Spirit

Boys Varsity Soccer Has Team Spirit

Brianan Chubb, Reporter

April 4, 2019


Filed under Features, Sports

“Do it for yourself and not for anyone else” said Coach Spinelli.   Starting out the soccer season, our varsity boys soccer team has a spirited attitude.    “We all go to the locker room and play music and just chill and get ready for the game” said Jack Lausten(21). ...

Girls Varsity Soccer Team Wins Against MVHS in Years

Brianan Chubb, Reporter

March 21, 2019


Filed under Sports

For the first time in many years the girls' varsity soccer team won against Mountain View High School on March 14. The final score of the game was 0-0. The girls won 4-2 in penalty kicks after the games regulation time was over. “Our girl made the kick and so we all rushed to her and we were all ...

Jack Lausten (’21) Looks Forward To A Strong Soccer Season

Jack Lausten (’21) Looks Forward To A Strong Soccer Season

Brianan Chubb, Reporter

March 1, 2019


Filed under Features, Sports

Varsity soccer captain Jack Lausten (‘21) is pushing through tryouts this week with his team. Lausten has been playing for Forge since his freshman year, and he’s coming back for his second season. Not only is it his first year on varsity, but he is also one of the team captains. Lausten expec...

Update: VHSL Region Switch Approved

Anne Johnakin, Editor

January 24, 2019


Filed under News, Sports

In September, Forge, Massaponax, and Riverbend appealed to move from VHSL Region 6A to 6B. The Executive committee voted to approve the motion on January 23. Come fall, Forge will be competing against schools in Prince William in order to cut down on travel times. You can read the full story about...

Physical Education Update

Malachi Gatlin, Reporter

May 2, 2018


Filed under Sports

There is a little change on the calendar about all the upcoming events happening in Physical Education. First start two units, which are Golf and Archery, on Wednesday, May 2th. Then the soccer unit will be begin next week on Monday, May 7th. Archery is the sport, practice or skill of using a bow to prope...

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...

Futbol For Finn

Jack Adams, Reporter

April 12, 2018


Filed under Sports, Student Life

This Friday, boy's and girl's soccer will take on Mountain View at home 5pm and 7pm. This varsity double header has taken on the event "Futbol For Finn." The Kolbe Fund and the two schools come together in charity for this cause. The event will be free and will feature the cheer team, gam...

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...

Uphill to Upstate

Gaby Christian and Ernesto Bowen

February 26, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Features, Sports

Josh Salinas ('18) recently committed to playing soccer at South Carolina Upstate University. In this video, he discusses why he chose the university. ...

Kicking The Way To College

Gaby Christian and Ernesto Bowen

February 15, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Features, Sports

Audra Curtin ('18) talks about her recent commitment to Frostburg State University for soccer as well as her plans for the future.

Spring Sports Parent/Athlete Information Night

Grace Mamon, Managing Editor

February 15, 2018


Filed under Sports

A spring sports informational meeting for athletes and parents is tonight at 6:30 pm in the auditorium. There will be general information pertaining to all spring sports, followed by smaller meetings for each team where parents and students can get information directly from the coaching staff. This...

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