The Talon

Forge Swim Falls to Riverbend

Patrick Strong, Editor

January 10, 2019


Filed under News, Sports, Talon Overtime

Both the Boys and Girls Swim teams were defeated by the Riverbend Bears on Tuesday night at the Jeff Rouse Center. Riverbend, one of the most consistent swim powerhouses in the region, has routinely been an Achilles heel of every other Swim program across the Commonwealth District. A year ago, the Fo...

Forge Swim Back in Action

Patrick Strong, Editor

January 9, 2019


Filed under News, Sports, Talon Overtime

The Varsity Swim team officially returned to the pool last Friday at the Jeff Rouse Center. The Eagles took on rival Stafford High in the second official meet of the 2018-19 season. The Girls team came away with a 160-126 win while the Boys fell to the Indians 168-118. Following a successful inte...

Mary Ellen Schuster

Mary Ellen Schuster

Emily Imes, Reporter

December 6, 2018


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Siblings Catherine (12) and Mary Ellen Schuster (10) play on the varsity field hockey and lacrosse team together. We asked them about their experience playing together for the past year. Talon: What’s it like playing your sport together? Mary Ellen: “It’s a lot of fun. We both share the sam...

Catherine Schuster

Catherine Schuster

Emily Imes, Reporter

December 6, 2018


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Siblings Catherine (12) and Mary Ellen Schuster (10) play on the varsity field hockey and lacrosse team together. We asked them about their experience playing together for the past year. Talon: What’s it like playing your sport together? Catherine: “It’s really cool that we get the opportun...

Indoor Track Wins At Caroline High School

Noel Innocent, Reporter

December 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

Indoor Track won their first meet of the season at Caroline High School on December 3. The Eagles broke multiple records. Edward Deskins ('19), Shaun Harris ('22), Trevor Thomas ('20), and Jaden Brinson ('21) broke the meet record for the Boys 4x200 Relay with a time of 1:32:93. Michael Arner...

Siblings on Teams

Emily Imes, Reporter

November 30, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports

There are many sports teams that contain siblings on them. Some have the same perspectives, and some are completely opposite. Some enjoy it, and some dread every minute of having to share the spotlight. Here are their stories.

Paityn Walker

Paityn Walker

Emily Imes, Reporter

November 30, 2018


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Siblings Bailee Walker (12) and Paityn Walker (10) play on the Varsity Volleyball team together. We asked them about their experience playing together for the past two years. Talon: What’s it like playing your sport together? Paityn: “It’s definitely an experience of a lifetime being able to play the spo...

Bailee Walker

Bailee Walker

Emily Imes, Reporter

November 30, 2018


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Siblings Bailee Walker (12) and Paityn Walker (10) play on the Varsity Volleyball team together. We asked them about their experience playing together for the past two years. Talon: What’s it like playing your sport together? Bailee: “It’s a really unique experience playing with my sister. There’s this...

Get To Know: Coach Nathaniel Medic

Get To Know: Coach Nathaniel Medic

Emily Imes, Reporter

November 28, 2018


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Nathaniel Medic is a third year teacher of Health and Physical Education. This is his first year coaching here, however, he has a background in education and athletics. “I grew up in a family of teachers including my dad, four of my uncles and five of my aunts. I always loved the work they did and...

VHSL Realignment Decisions leave Prince William Upset

VHSL Realignment Decisions leave Prince William Upset

Anne Johnakin, Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Top Stories

Colonial Forge, Massaponax, and Riverbend will move from VHSL Region 6A to 6B following an appeal to the VHSL Executive Committee. “The [region] that VHSL put us in was Riverbend High School, Massaponax High School, schools all the way down in Chesterfield County Schools, down in the beach, and th...

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...

Walking On Motivation

Ernesto Bowen, Reporter

April 30, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports

Being a division-1 walk on for most people is a accomplishment for most its a time to be happy and a time to feel as if you have achieved your goal but not for Leroy Thomas the two words "walk on" just makes Thomas work even harder. The stand out senior tackle said, "being a walk on isn't a bad thing....

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