Sports

Your Favorite Sports Team Isn’t the Only Winner on Gameday

December 13, 2021

The Herr’s Game Day Flavors chips sit on a novelty cardboard shelf at the end of the snack aisle at Giant. The vivid pictures of tacos, dip, and chicken wings immediately demand a second glance, an oddity compared to other chip bag graphics. The tailgaters and football fans who are drawn to the Tailgate Taco […]

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Staying Motivated Amid Uncertainty: The Winter Track Team’s Unique Training Approach

January 15, 2021

As COVID-19 cases rose and GFS transitioned to remote school, many winter sports teams were forced to switch to all-virtual, individualized training. However, the winter track team took on a different training approach to preserve a sense of community: Head coach Conrad Haber designed a hybrid winter training program to allow for a balance of both safe, in-person practices and structured virtual practices.

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COVID-19’s Effect on Fall Sports

November 28, 2020

Sports this fall season have been far from usual. Because of the collective decision of the Friends School League (FSL), all competition for the foreseeable future is postponed.

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Going with the Mountain Elevation: How to Stay Calm and Cool on Four Scenic Bike Routes Just Outside the City

May 1, 2020

I first started mountain biking over two years ago when my dad’s friend, Mahesh, took me on my first ride on Thanksgiving day. And boy, am I thankful for that ride, because mountain biking has become an integral part of me.

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Tigers Travel To Gator Country: GFS Basketball at the KSA Invitational

April 15, 2020

A day after Christmas 2019, the GFS varsity basketball team set out on a five day trip to Orlando. In the days to come, the team would play three games in the KSA Invitational, and see if they could bring home the coveted trophy.

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Annual Germantown Community Tournament is a Slam Dunk!

December 30, 2019

The community tournament may lack the pressure of a Friends League duel, but it surely compensates with exciting play.

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