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Athens Drive Men’s Lacrosse looks to continue recent success this season

Hunter Gill

February 22, 2017

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After a 9-9 record with a playoff win last year the Athens Drive men’s varsity lacrosse team looks to build off their success in the 2016 season with the help of new head coach Tom Wetherby. Wetherby was the head coach of the junior varsity (JV) men’...

ADHS Track and Field team sends two athletes to nationals

Cameron Thomas, Sports Copy Editor/Editorial Cartoonist

February 22, 2017

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  The Athens Drive fall track and field team just finished the indoor season. The team grew in size, from having seven members in 2015 to 95 members at the start of the 2016 fall season. “With that increase in par...

Charlotte Hornets competing for playoff position

Mohamad Hilal, Online score reporter

February 22, 2017

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From only winning 24 percent of their games to last year’s 58 percent, the Charlotte Hornets have come a long way in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Many fans would like to see that number rise even higher this season with the potential chance to make t...

ACC Basketball intensifies as Tournament approaches

Michael Lee, News Editor

February 17, 2017

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The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) men’s basketball division is having a very competitive year as six of the teams in the conference rank in the top 25 of the nation. These teams consist of the North Carolina Tar Heels, Virgi...

JV Volleyball Game against Cary Imps

Megha Iyer, Staff Writer

January 3, 2017

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The Junior Varsity (JV) volleyball team traveled to Cary High on Wednesday, Oct. 5. The Jaguars lost, but the loss did not affect their spirit. In volleyball, teams play three sets. In order to win a set, a team needs a two point...

New Year, New Coach

Danasia Wills, Business Manager

December 19, 2016

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Starting off the indoor track winter season, with new faces, coaches and experiences, Logan Caldwell, head coach, hopes to enforce new strategies to the runners in order for them to improve physically. The returning players ar...

The Athens Drive Baseball Stadium Deserves Lights

Daulton Bahm, Sports Editor

December 19, 2016

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Since 1935, many baseball games nationwide have been played at night. Here in 2017, at Athens Drive High School that has still not happened. Athens Drive is one of only a few schools in Wake County to have a baseball stadium...

ADHS Swimming

December 15, 2016

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By: Cameron Thomas The high school swim season is about to begin and there is a lot to be excited about. For Athens Drive, this season should be particularly interesting for a number of reasons, such as the loss of Tyler Silv...

Khalil Khatib football star

Arda Unal, Sports Copy Editor

December 12, 2016

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Along with being the starting middle linebacker Khalil Khatib, senior, has made a name for himself this year. From being named homecoming king to crushing a school record, Khatib has been a commonly talked about topic at Athens for the 2016-2017 ...

Goals for the upcoming basketball season

Danasia Wills, Business Manager

December 10, 2016

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To start off the new basketball season, William St. John, varsity basketball coach, will like to introduce a new program that he believes will benefit the basketball players and eventually hopes the team will make many accomp...

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