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Winter Sports Preview: Wrestling

Kyra Breslow, Managing Editor

November 22, 2016

Filed under Sports

 After a successful season last year with four conference champions and two state placers, the varsity wrestling team has big plans to continue to improve. Head coach Daniel Gavin is heading into this season with high expectations and goals to make their record this year even better.  “I want to have the entire team make th...

Friday Night Lights Preview (11-25)

Friday Night Lights Preview (11-25)

November 22, 2016

Coming off of a dominant second round performance against Albemarle, the Panthers are heating up at the...

Winter Sports Preview: Girls’ Varsity Basketball

Winter Sports Preview: Girls’ Varsity Basketball

November 22, 2016

 The girls’ varsity basketball team is hoping to turn around their season from a 3-17 record from ...

Friday Night Lights Preview (11-18)

Friday Night Lights Preview (11-18)

November 18, 2016

As we enter the second round of the playoffs following a win against Orange County, the Panthers look more...

Athlete of the Week 11/14

Athlete of the Week 11/14

November 14, 2016

 Congratulations to Alex Nemer for being The Roar’s Athlete of the Week for his performance against Orang...

Top Four College Football Playoff Teams

Top Four College Football Playoff Teams

November 10, 2016

1 .University of Alabama Alabama is without a doubt the best team in college football. Already ranked n...

Athlete of the Week 10/24

Athlete of the Week 10/24

October 27, 2016

 Congratulations to Shea Brady for being this week's Athlete of the Week! Brady is a junior and has...

One Last Hurrah

Claire Gallihugh, Staff Writer

October 27, 2016

Filed under Sports

This Friday is Senior Night for the Potomac Falls Football and cheer team, they’ll be escorted onto the field by their parents and recognized for their time playing for our school. “Before the football game we’ll announce the seniors at about 6:45 to 6:50, and say a few things about each of them” says Athletic Director...

Athlete of the Week 10/17

Athlete of the Week 10/17

October 20, 2016

  Congratulations to Isaac Cabral, The Roar’s Athlete of the Week. Cabral is a sophomore and has bee...

Athlete of the Week 10/10

Athlete of the Week 10/10

October 11, 2016

Congratulations to Kate Rice on being The Roar’s Athlete of the week! Rice is a captain of the cheerle...

A First for Field Hockey

Claire Gallihugh, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016

Filed under Sports

Until this year, Field Hockey wasn’t an official school sport.  It was approved by the Loudoun County School Board in their last spring meeting.  When the team was finally approved, they had to fundraise and get everything organized themselves. “It wasn’t that hard because we’ve been fighting for ten years,” said...

Athlete of the Week 10/3

Athlete of the Week 10/3

October 6, 2016

 Virginia Tech commit and The Roar’s Athlete of the Week, senior Kylie Thomas is hoping to make her l...

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