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Fauquier alumnus joins pro cycling circuit

Gavin Cranford, Staff Reporter

April 30, 2013

Alumnus Joe Dombrowski has had big dreams ever since he became interested in cycling. His initial love of mountain biking has led to a career as a professional cyclist when he was picked up by Team Sky, a British cycling team....

Lax squad prepares for playoffs

Gavin Cranford, Staff Reporter

April 30, 2013

If there was one word to describe this year’s boys lacrosse team, it would be “developing.” As the regular season wraps up, the squad currently has a 6-4 record, most recently capturing a 13-7 win on April 25 against Eastern...

Track takes a run at state competition

Sarah Thornton, Managing Editor

February 15, 2013

The varsity indoor track and field team traveled to Charlottesville to compete in the Region II championships hosted at Fork Union Military Academy on Feb. 13. The girls won third place with 52 points and the boys took fourth ...

Wrestlers advance to states

Wrestlers advance to states

February 14, 2013

Swim team rises from the depths

Caroline Liebel, Staff Reporter

January 9, 2013

Halfway through their season, the swim team has learned to adjust to whatever is thrown their way. From new coach Robert Blashill to a young roster, the team has seen it all. In their most recent meet, the team finished third...

The price to play: the cost of high school sports on the rise

Abby Seitz, Sports Director

January 4, 2013

Team jackets. County activity fee. Mandatory team field trip. New cleats. In a time of economic hardships, the cost of playing a high school sport is getting steeper every season. Equipment has gotten more expensive in the la...

Hockey places fourth at states

Abby Seitz, Sports Director

December 11, 2012

  After a 0-4 start, the varsity field hockey team turned their season around, winning the title of district champions after defeating Kettle Run 2-1 on Oct. 17. Following a Nov. 1 loss to Charlottesville, the team was named the...

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