• September 18Homecoming this Saturday, Sept 23 7pm @TPepin Hospitality Centre! Tickets sold during lunch Tuesday through Friday for $40.

  • September 18Homecoming Football Game this Friday, Sept 22! Home game against Sickles, 7:30pm

  • August 289/27/17- Senior Picture Retakes! See Mr. Sidwell in Room 103 for more info!

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Gibson Glides Through First High School Tennis Season

Gibson Glides Through First High School Tennis Season

Tori Chin, News Editor/Public Relations

April 21, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports

Freshman Juliana Gibson filled big shoes this spring season as she played number one seed for the Freedom Girls Tennis team. While this may sound like a somewhat effortless milestone, it is the result of playing the sport for ten years.   “I tried every other sport and didn’t enjoy any...

First Time Freedom Track

First Time Freedom Track

Catherine Weng, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

April 21, 2017


Filed under Sports

Fresh faces and veteran runners alike begin to reflect on the track season as it winds down. For exchange student Claudia Nunes, 12, who hails from Portugal, running for a school track team has been an entirely new experience. “I had never run [track] before actually! … I didn’t know what...

It’s Time for Madness

It’s Time for Madness

Bryce Colee, Staff Writer

March 10, 2017


Filed under Sports

It's that time of the year again, the most entertaining month of college basketball, March Madness. For those who don’t know what March Madness is, it’s a tournament of the top 64 teams in college basketball, the winner being crowned the National Champions of college basketball. Every year, top...

Freedom Lacrosse Pre-Season

Freedom Lacrosse Pre-Season

Aidan Boggs, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017


Filed under Sports

The 2017 Freedom Boys Lacrosse season has just begun and already the season is looking bright with a statement 7-6 comeback win over Durant on Monday night. Junior Cole Crawford led the Patriots to victory with his four goals and multiple face-off wins in Freedom’s first victory over Durant in the pas...

Throwdown in Houston: Super Bowl 2017

Throwdown in Houston: Super Bowl 2017

Aidan Boggs and Jacob Ishak

February 3, 2017


Filed under Sports

With the 2017 Super Bowl approaching, it begs the question: who is going to win?  The explosive Atlanta Falcons, who come to Houston with the number one ranked offense and an 11-5 record, or the New England Patriots, who have the number one ranked defense and a record of 14-2. They also enter the Super...

Marty Makes it Home

Marty Makes it Home

Drew Meyerson, Staff Writer

January 17, 2017


Filed under Sports

On Friday, Jan. 13, the Tampa Bay Lightning hosted a special event. The 25-year-old organization chose Martin St. Louis, "Marty," to become the first player in the organization’s history to have his number, 26, retired. Marty was honored on a special night, when the Lightning played the Columbus...

Former FHS Football Star Reflects on Past, Looks Forward to Future

Former FHS Football Star Reflects on Past, Looks Forward to Future

Tommy Capobianco, Editor-In-Chief

January 10, 2017


Filed under Sports

Seven years ago, Nate Godwin walked onto the Freedom High School campus for his first day of freshman year. Now, Godwin finds himself as a recent graduate from college after an outstanding four year career as defensive back for the University of South Florida Bulls. Despite Godwin’s successful...

College Football Playoffs

College Football Playoffs

Bryce Colee, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016


Filed under Sports

The college football regular season just came to an end and now it's time for the playoffs. The playoffs consist of the top four teams in the country competing to win the National Championship. This year the top four ranked teams are the Alabama Crimson Tide, Ohio State Buckeyes, Clemson Tigers, and...

Football Finishes Season with Senior Night

Football Finishes Season with Senior Night

Catherine Weng and Bryce Colee

November 10, 2016


Filed under Sports

Last Friday, November 4, Freedom’s football team played their last game of the season against Plant City High. They suffered a loss, 22-6. This match had special significance for the Seniors on the team, 14 of the more than 40 players. “The game didn't go as we had hoped, we really thought we c...

Freedom Swim Team Makes a Splash at Regionals

Freedom Swim Team Makes a Splash at Regionals

Jacob Schuster, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Regional Swim Meet was held at the Florida Gulf Coast University on Saturday, October 29. It was a great meet for the Freedom team. The boys regional team was composed of Jared Shollenberger, 12, Aidan Boggs, 12, Alex Espinosa, 12, Jacob Schuster, 12, and Martin Ruiz, 10. The girls team was made...

The Freedom Swim Team District Meet

The Freedom Swim Team District Meet

Jacob Schuster, Staff Writer

October 27, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Freedom Swim Team had a successful district meet. They faced off against 14 other schools in the area. Venice, Braden River, and King were some of the schools that sent athletes to states last year and expect to send even more this year. But the fight put up by the Freedom team was monumental....

Catching Up With Nate Godwin

Catching Up With Nate Godwin

Tommy Capobianco, Editor-in-Chief

October 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

About seven years ago, Nate Godwin walked onto the Freedom High School campus for his first day of freshman year. Now, Godwin finds himself as a starting defensive back for the University of South Florida Bulls in his senior year. Even though Godwin has become a successful college football player wit...

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