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Raquel Rooney commits to UNF for beach volleyball

Erika snyder, copy editor

May 25, 2015

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  Raquel Rooney, junior at Athens Drive, committed to playing beach volleyball at the Division I level for the University of North Florida (UNF) located in Jacksonville, Fla. UNF started their beach volleyball program in 2012 ...

JV women’s lacrosse team celebrates undefeated season

Arda Unal, Housekeeping

May 21, 2015

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The junior varsity (JV) women’s lacrosse team has had a very eventful season this year. They have successfully had an undefeated season with a 5-0-2 record.  Many teams in the past have come close to this goal but this year’s...

Athens Drive Sports Enthusiasm

Arda Unal, Housekeeping

May 21, 2015

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Sports at Athens Drive are the creme de la creme for many of the students. Going to the games and seeing other students play their favorite sports is one of the many fun activities to partake in while attending sporting events....

Weightlifting

Nethra Rammohan, Layout Assistant

May 21, 2015

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Can you bench press your own weight?  Athens Drive High School offers a Weight Training course which will help students achieve that goal. “There are definitely a lot of ups where weightlifting is concerned,” said Christopher...

Snow’s impact on Spring Sports

Michael Lee, Online Sports Reporter

March 20, 2015

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Inclement weather caused the Wake County Public School System (WCPSS) to close down for eight days in a two-week span in February. With students not going to school for a long period of time, spring sports were affected, resulting...

Girls Lacrosse

Melissa Mitchell, Computer Expert

March 20, 2015

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Girls Lacrosse Athens Drive’s lacrosse season is coming up and girls from all grades are practicing for tryouts Feb. 6. Workouts are now in session and with skill levels ranging from beginner to advanced all players are tr...

Athens Drive’s New Stadium

Arda Unal, Staff Writer

March 17, 2015

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Athens Drive High School has been the topic for discussion for quite some time because of talks of a new football stadium. A new stadium means more people coming to see the games, less travelling distances to and from the school...

Senior athlete Grace Hunter wins Tom Suitor Extra Effort Award

Graysen Schappell

March 17, 2015

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Grace Hunter is a senior at Athens Drive High School and has been playing basketball since freshman year. At Athens she has played every position. Hunter loves the competitiveness of basketball. “Winning is the most important...

New England Patriots’ Deflated Footballs Spark Controversy

Allen Thomas, Photographer

March 17, 2015

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The NFL( national football league) found 11 of the 12 New England Patriots  game balls were significantly below the NFL requirements. The NFL found the footballs were inflated 2 pounds per square inch below what is required by...

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