Revolution

Lacrosse makes district playoff

Lance Etelkozi, Staff Writer

April 4, 2019


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   Since the beginning of the season, Freedom Lacrosse has had one goal in mind: make the district playoffs. On March 26th, they clinched a playoff spot with a 13-12 win over Durant.    In the previous two years,  lacrosse team had not made the playoffs. Senior captain Zak Kahn is the only playe...

Softball preseason

Ryley Castro, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019


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     The start of the softball season brings new potential and players to improve this season. The returning players are now more experienced and prepared for the upcoming year.   Catcher, Ellis Erikson, 11, said, "I've been playing softball since I was eight. I love it because I can go out an...

Girls soccer districts

Katherine Matthews, Staff Writer

January 30, 2019


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The Freedom girls soccer team finished the season with a record of 12-5, winning against teams like Steinbrenner and Wharton. To make it to regionals the team had to beat Hillsborough on Tuesday, January 22nd, and Sickles on Thursday, January 24th . Freedom defeated team beat Hillsborough 7-0 with...

A promising future in sight for boys lacrosse

A promising future in sight for boys lacrosse

Lance, Etelkozi

January 24, 2019


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Losing some of the best players to graduation can sometimes be difficult roles to fill on sports teams in high school. The Freedom lacrosse team will aim to do just that. After losing 8 seniors from last year due to graduation, there will be a lot of holes to fill on the team. Captain Evan Green,...

FHS cheer hosts Western Conference

Philip Foo, Staff Writer

January 21, 2019


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The Freedom cheer team was faced with a problem when their competition at Wharton had to be canceled due to problems in the Wharton gymnasium. Now the Western conference will be held at Freedom on January 22nd . The problem with the Wharton location was a result of the ceiling being too low, putting th...

Senior’s final basketball season

November 26, 2018


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The basketball season begins on November 28th against Riverview. For some kids, it's the last season they may ever play. For the seniors, this year can be an emotional time, as they take the court for their final high school season. Senior captain, Nick Butler, believes he has improved a lot from...

New baseball coach has big plans for season

New baseball coach has big plans for season

Ryley Castro, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


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A new season for the Patriots baseball team brought a new coach with potential to make the team better. Coach Robert “Tripp” Merrell plans to use his prior experience to create a strong team for their upcoming season. "I started out coaching at Webber International for a few years back when I...

Girls soccer prepares for an exciting season

Girls soccer prepares for an exciting season

Ana Lamlein, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


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The varsity girls soccer tryouts are coming up on October 22, however the team has been preparing for a month already. With four new captains, and an expected large turnout for try outs, this might be their most successful year yet. Senior captains, Kelsey Skendziel, Bethany Green, Alana Salgado,...

The Sophomore Five

The Sophomore Five

Katie Matthews, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


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Freedom’s volleyball team this season has five sophomores starting on the varsity team. Jayla Butler, Hayden Wooldridge, Sara Solgot, Sol Martinez, and Charlotte Saxton have all earned their spot on varsity this year. “I have probably improved the most in setting,” Butler said. “I’m glad...

Freedom’s three-headed quarterback monster

Freedom’s three-headed quarterback monster

Katherine Matthews, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


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Freedom High School’s football team is has a dilemma. Who should be the starting quarterback? There are at least three players in consideration and the coaches have different opinions on who has the capability and initiative to play this position. Quarterback coach Spencer Hensel, is one of...

New coach, new energy

New coach, new energy

Lance Etelkozi, Staff Writer

August 31, 2018


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Freedom High School hired Head Coach Henry Scurry to replace the retiring Floyd Graham in the spring of 2018, ushering in a new era of Freedom High School football. Because of Scurry’s early hire date, he was able to run spring football and summer workouts. Scurry wanted to focus on individual work...

The Final Four

The Final Four

Genevieve Clark, Staff Writer

April 27, 2018


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As some FHS tennis players begin hanging up their racquets, four Freedom champions will continue practicing on the court as they head to the State Championship. Regionals took place Tuesday, April 24 and, it was a tough battle for FHS players. Only Julianna Gibson, 10, won her singles match against...

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