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Coach K’s Farewell

Avery Fies April 27, 2022

After a tough loss against UNC Tarheels, 81-77, in the Final Four on Saturday night, Coach Krzyzewski was not ready to discuss the end if his coaching career. At 75 years old, he has been coaching for...

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The Unfair Distribution of Athletic Funds in High School Sports

Sean Coleman April 19, 2022

Throughout the U.S. there is a wide variety of different high school athletics for students to choose from. From football and basketball all the way to lacrosse and swim, this broad set of options allows...

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Hockey Recap

Jacob Wolfrey April 6, 2022

The Patriot hockey team wrapped up their season with an 11-5 win over Herndon/South Lakes. The team finished with a 4-5-1 record. Since the team is combined with Gainesville High School, they couldn’t...

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Madness in the Making: NCAA Tournaments Begin

Avery Fies March 18, 2022

It’s that time of year when basketball fans all across the country are sent into a frenzy. March Madness, also known as the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Men’s and Women’s Basketball...

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Both Boys and Girls Patriot Swim Teams Place At States

Both Boys’ and Girls’ Patriot Swim Teams Place At States

Olivia Bellinger March 18, 2022

Both the boys and girls teams had amazing performances and even set school records. With the boys team placing 1st and the girls placing 2nd, at both districts and regionals. The boys continued on...

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All of the winter student-athletes gather for a group photo with Rashard.

Winter Sports Athletes Celebrate with Breakfast

Nora Mehadi and Sean Coleman March 11, 2022

On Thursday, March 10, winter sports athletes who participated in or won a state title were treated to breakfast by Principal Dr. Michael Bishop in Commons 1. Delaney Palenscar - Swim What...

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Morgan’s Message: Taking a Shot at Mental Health

Morgan’s Message: Taking a Shot at Mental Health

Savannah Farrier February 16, 2022

Balancing academics and athletics is an overwhelming task. For many student-athletes, studying and completing homework after practices and games is difficult. Over time, being a student-athlete not only...

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The Rams vs. the Bengals at the Super Bowl.

Rams vs Bengals: Super Bowl Breakdown

Jacob Wolfrey February 13, 2022

Quick Facts When – Sunday Feb. 13 at 6:30 p.m. ET. Where – SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California Channel – NBC National Anthem Singer – Mickey Guyton Halftime Show Headliners –...

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Jay Randall (23) prepares to shoot the basketball. The varsity boys basketball team is currently undefeated with a record of 19-0.

Coach River’s Earns His 100th Win In Dominant Fashion Against Freedom South Riding 72-40

Sean Coleman February 9, 2022

The Patriot Pioneers boys varsity team destroyed the Freedom South Riding Eagles, 72-40, in a physical battle on Wednesday night at home, continuing their undefeated season and changing their record to...

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Tom Brady Announces Retirement

Tom Brady Announces Retirement

Avery Fies February 3, 2022

After 22 seasons in the NFL, Tom Brady has officially announced his retirement on Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022. In an Instagram post, he explained that he is, “not going to make that competitive commitment...

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How Have Sports Evolved with Technological Advances?

Jack Sherwood January 21, 2022

Since the early 1960’s, with the first piece of sports technology being an electronic automated timing system with a photo finish mechanism, sports have seen a tremendous improvement and an extensive...

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Head Boys Lacrosse Coach Has High Hopes for the Season

Head Boys’ Lacrosse Coach Has High Hopes for the Season

John McRae January 21, 2022

Lacrosse is one of the most competitive sports at Patriot High School. The Varsity lacrosse team is coached by Dan Puhlick. His team for varsity has just finished up their Virginia Elite Lacrosse (VEL)...

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