ATHENS ORACLE

Athens women’s golf team takes new coach and skills to conference tournament

Natalie Van Genderen, Staff Writer

October 23, 2013

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The Southwest Wake Athletic Conference (SWAC) tournament for women’s golf was Wednesday, Oct. 9 at the Lochmere Golf Club in Cary. The Athens Drive team participated in the tournament and placed third out of seven schools. Emi...

After a rebuilding season, wrestlers expect better

Brooke Bowling, Staff Writer

October 21, 2013

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Last year, Athens’ wrestling team struggled through a rebuilding season, but this year the athletes expect to be much more experienced. In the last season the team won a total of nineteen out of thirty-nine matches, and this...

Japan wins 2013 Little League World Series

Erika Snyder, Layout Assistant

September 20, 2013

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Musashi Fuchu little league from Tokyo, Japan defeated Eastlake Little League from Chula Vista, California 6-4 to win the Little League World Series Aug. 25, making them back- to- back champions. The Little League World Series...

Athens plays for pink

Natalie Van Genderen, Staff Writer

September 19, 2013

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For the third year in a row, the Athens Drive men’s soccer teams hosted the “Kick it to Cancer” Pink Out event Friday, Sep. 27.  This now traditional game is a breast cancer research fundraiser that gives the JV and Varsi...

Athens Drive varsity volleyball captures the Trojan Invitational

Erika Snyder, Layout Assistant

September 15, 2013

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Athens Drive girls’ Varsity volleyball team defeats South Johnston in Championship game to win the Trojan Invitational on Aug. 24.  This allows the girls to start the season with a record of 2-0. Athens Drive took the early lead in ...