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Game Time, Hertenstein!

Game Time, Hertenstein!

Sam Allen, Staff Writer

December 1, 2015


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Sports

Junior Grayson Hertenstein, also known as number thirteen on the Freedom High School boys varsity soccer team, has played a major role in the Patriots’ game plan ever since his debut as a freshman. Both his size and tenacity have helped him become a close to unstoppable force on the field as a center...

FHS Softball Back Again

FHS Softball Back Again

Jon Hordeyczuk, Staff Writer

November 6, 2015


Filed under Sports

Freedom High Schools Softball team is among one of the greatest girls teams to play on. The girls have been successful in the past making it all the way to states. They were 15-7 last season, a phenomenal record. They hope to advance farther then their previous season. "This season we hope to at least...

FHS Soccer 15-16

FHS Soccer 15-16

Jon Hordeyczuk, Staff Writer

November 2, 2015


Filed under Sports

Last year Freedom High School’s Boys Soccer team made it all the way to regionals after a devastating 4-10-3 (Win-Loss-Tie) season. This year, the team has been formed by the coach, Charlie Haueter. When asked about the players that showed up to this year’s tryout, Haueter said, “They’re alright,...

Setting The Bar and Passing Expectations

Setting The Bar and Passing Expectations

Tori Chin, News Editor/Public Relations

October 15, 2015


Filed under Sports

So far, Freedom’s Varsity Volleyball team has battled schools from Wharton to Plant and is currently 6-3 and ranks #181 in the state. With new head coach Brittany Castelamare, the team has kept a strong winning streak and continues to put up a good fight at each game. This may be because Coach Castelamare...

Kwame Amankwah

Kwame Amankwah

Jon Hordeyczuk, Staff Writer

October 14, 2015


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Sports

Kwame Amankwah has been playing soccer for eleven years. “I play soccer because it’s fun and challenging,” says Amankwah. Amankwah is a sophomore at Freedom High School and manages his school schedule around his soccer career. He was born on June 24, 2000 in Calgary, Canada. At the age of 11,...

Pats vs. Cats

Pats vs. Cats

Jon Hordeyczuk, Staff Writer

September 25, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Sports

Ever since Freedom High School first opened its doors in 2002, they have been rivals with Wharton High School. School spirit is through the roof for the Wharton vs. Freedom football game on September 25th, 2015. Signs are posted all around Freedom saying “BEAT WHARTON FRIDAY @ 7:30” or “DUBS DO...

Sprinting Towards Excellence

Sprinting Towards Excellence

Tori Chin, News Editor/Public Relations

September 25, 2015


Filed under Sports

Freedom’s Cross Country team has developed many successful runners over the years, and this year it seems as though the trend will continue. The 2015-2016 Freedom High School Girls’ Cross Country season has begun and this year’s team is full of many new faces. “This team is definitely a lot...

The Future of the NFL Debut at the Draft

The Future of the NFL Debut at the Draft

Kevin Jefferis, Staff Writer

May 22, 2015


Filed under Sports

With the first overall pick of the 2015 NFL Draft, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected 2013 Heisman Trophy Winner Jameis Winston out of Florida State University. Winston is not only a stud on the football field, but also on the baseball diamond, starring as a relief pitcher for the Florida State baseball...

Lightning Vs. Rangers

Lightning Vs. Rangers

Tyler Young and Nic Clarke

May 19, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Tampa Bay Lightning have truly showed what they were made of while facing the Montreal Canadians during round two of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, winning the series in six games. Tampa Bay was up 3-0 in the series and the fans were given quite a scare when Montreal bounced back winning two games...

NFL Airs Out Brady

NFL Airs Out Brady

Mason Strickland, Staff Writer

May 18, 2015


Filed under News, Sports

After much controversy involving deflated balls in the AFC championship where the Patriots allegedly deflated balls under the legal limits against the Colts, the NFL has taken action. The Patriots have been fined $1 million and Tom Brady has been suspended for the first four games of the 2016-2017 season....

Baseball Diplomacy

Baseball Diplomacy

Tommy Capobianco, Editor

April 24, 2015


Filed under Sports

Coming on the heels of American President Barack Obama’s announcement of improving relations with the communist island nation of Cuba, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred has announced his intentions to hold exhibition games in the country just 90 miles south of Key West. "I can envision...

New Season, New League

New Season, New League

Tommy Capobianco, Editor

April 10, 2015


Filed under Sports

The 2015 Major League Baseball season kicked off Sunday night and brought with it pace-of-play rules that drastically change the way the game is played. In an effort to shorten the amount of time baseball games occupy, the league has implemented timers counting down from 2:25 to urge players to take...

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