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Introducing Coach Quick

Introducing Coach Quick

Anna Lamlein, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018


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Coach Quick is finishing up his second year working at Freedom. Along with being an FHS tennis coach, Quick teaches all levels of English. Before teaching at Freedom, Quick taught Italian for six years at Ben Hill Middle School. After deciding to take on the new challenge of being a FHS tennis coach,...

Quest for the Cup

Quest for the Cup

Kevin Jefferis, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018


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The Lightning will start their quest for the cup in the Stanley Cup Playoffs on Thursday night against the New Jersey Devils, with the Lightning being the #1 seed in the Eastern Conference. The Lightning are considered to be one of the favorites to win the cup, but to accomplish that it will take...

Athletic Atkinson

Athletic Atkinson

Kevin Jefferis, Staff Writer

April 3, 2018


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Freedom High School has just gained a new distance coach for track, Brian Atkinson. Atkinson is no stranger to the world of distance running as he was a three-time state champion in cross country and track while at Melbourne High School. His success continued at Duke University, where he took home...

Patriots Fall to Bulls

Patriots Fall to Bulls

JD Flahart, Staff Writer

March 29, 2018


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The Freedom vs Bloomingdale Boys Lacrosse game on Tuesday night did not end the way the Patriots thought it would. The Patriots fell to the Bulls 6-3, making the team’s record 2-4. The game started off fast-paced with both teams being tied at 1 at the end of the first quarter. At the end of the...

Freedom Takes Tough Loss Against Top Team

Freedom Takes Tough Loss Against Top Team

Matt Bogdanoff, Staff Writer

March 29, 2018


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Tuesday night, the Freedom Patriots traveled to Sickles High School to play against the Gryphons. The Gryphons (ranked the ninth best team in Tampa Bay) provided the Patriots with a difficult challenge as they looked to improve to 6-6 on the season. Kyle Lanphere, 12, was on the mound for the Patriots...

FHS Tennis Players From Around the World

FHS Tennis Players From Around the World

Anna Lamlein, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


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The Freedom girls’ tennis team welcomed six new players this season. Coincidentally, three are in the foreign exchange program at Freedom. Judith Fenski, 11, Yuria Kishi, 11, and Maria Briceno, 11, are all attending Freedom this year from across the globe. These three, along with two other students...

Girls’ Lacrosse Season Starts

Girls’ Lacrosse Season Starts

Karli Del Giudice, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018


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The Freedom High School girls' lacrosse team played their first game Tuesday, February 20th against Steinbrenner High School. It was a tough game, ending with a loss of 2-11. The game started off fast-paced as Steinbrenner scored eight goals in the first half. As they moved onto the second half, they...

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 ...

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