• January 29Get involved at the elective fair both lunches this Wednesday, Jan 31.

  • January 29Don't miss the annual Multicultural Fest on Feb. 1!

  • January 29FHS Cheer placed 3rd at Regionals Saturday, Jan. 27. States to follow this weekend!

Revolution

Freedom Falls to Steinbrenner

Freedom Falls to Steinbrenner

JD Flahart, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018


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The Freedom boys’ lacrosse team was defeated by the Steinbrenner Warriors on Wednesday in the team’s first game of the 2018 season with a score of 18-6. The game started off fast-paced with two goals by the Warriors in the first quarter. At the half, Steinbrenner was ahead 7-2, with Freedom goals...

Freedom Football Welcomes New Coach

Freedom Football Welcomes New Coach

JD Flahart, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


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The Floyd Graham era has ended and the Henry Scurry era has begun. With this change in coaching comes a new beginning for the Freedom Football team as the 2018 season starts. The Freedom varsity football team went 3-7 in the 2017 fall season under head coach Graham, losing several close games by only...

Getting Ready for the 2018 Spring Baseball Season

Getting Ready for the 2018 Spring Baseball Season

Matt Bogdanoff, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


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The Freedom baseball team is less than one week away from kicking off the 2018 spring season. Last season, to the surprise of most, Freedom fell short of a District Championship. This year, the team is out to prove that last year’s deep playoff run wasn’t a fluke. As he entered the fall season,...

Rebound Recap

Rebound Recap

Aidan Carney, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018


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The Freedom Patriots basketball team recently completed its 2017-2018 school year season. Led by Captain Alek Rojas, 12, and Nick Butler, 11, the team hopes to go far into postseason play. The season started off on the road at Gaither High School. The Patriots came out with a win, but would later...

Impressive Senior Night for Boys’ Basketball Team

Impressive Senior Night for Boys’ Basketball Team

JD Flahart, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


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As the Boys’ Varsity Basketball season comes to an end, so do the high school careers of several players on the team. During Thursday’s bout against Tampa Bay Tech, Freedom’s final home game, the team honored four seniors. The game ended in a narrow victory for the Patriots. One Freedom senior, Alek ...

Cheerleading Team Proud of State Competition Performance

Cheerleading Team Proud of State Competition Performance

Matt Bogdanoff, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018


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   The stage was set bright and early Monday for the Freedom Cheerleading Team as the team competed in the 2018 Cheerleading State Competition at the University of Florida.    The Pats first competed in the 1A Small Division Semi Finals where they needed a top four finish to secure a spot in the 1A Small Division Finals. Afte...

Seniors Say Farewell to Final Soccer Season

Seniors Say Farewell to Final Soccer Season

Danny Wood, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018


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Thursday night marked the final regular season game for the Freedom boys' soccer team, bringing a conclusion to the district-bound season. But more significantly, it marked the final high school game for these senior athletes. Freedom played a dominant game against Armwood, having possession of the...

Spring Baseball Tryouts

Spring Baseball Tryouts

Matt Bogdanoff, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018


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All FHS students interested in playing baseball should be aware of the upcoming schedule. This Monday, January 29, Coach B will be hosting spring baseball tryouts immediately following school. Students attending tryouts should come prepared with their bat, glove, cleats, and baseball pants. In addition,...

Another Win For FHS Wrestling Team

Another Win For FHS Wrestling Team

Genevieve Clark, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017


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The Freedom wrestling team defeated rival Wharton for the first time last night, but that is only the beginning for this group of talented athletes. The wrestling coach, Coach McCoy, has been wrestling since he was in the second grade, and has been Freedom’s coach for over five years. McCoy claims...

FHS Boys’ Basketball Defeats Leto

FHS Boys’ Basketball Defeats Leto

Matt Bogdanoff, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


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   Last night, the Freedom boys’ basketball team played host to Leto High School for their 5th game of the season. The Patriots looked to improve their record to 3-2, following last Friday’s win against Steinbrenner. The Patriots got off to a strong start early, and lead Leto 15-6 at one point...

Graham’s Grand Goodbye

Graham’s Grand Goodbye

Catherine Weng and Drew Meyerson

December 8, 2017


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After nearly three years at Freedom High School, Head Football Coach Floyd Graham has announced that he plans to retire from coaching. The coach recently shared the news with his players. “I’ve just lost the passion for it,” explained Graham. “I don’t think that I was giving the kids...

Mitchell Leroy: Pitcher Extraordinaire

Mitchell Leroy: Pitcher Extraordinaire

Matt Bogdanoff, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017


Filed under Faces of Freedom, Sports

It’s common for most to play a sport throughout their childhood days, but when adulthood starts knocking on the door, they abandon sports to focus on more essential aspects of life. The same cannot be said, however, for Mitchell Leroy. Leroy, a junior at Freedom, started playing baseball at the...

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