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Nov 29 2017

McElveen honors General and Wong at fall banquet

Fairfax County School Board Member and Marshall Alumni Ryan McElveen recognized cross country coach Darrell General and track and field coach Clifford Wong at the Fall Sports Banquet on Nov. 14 for their titles of All-Met Coaches of the Year. McElveen attended the banquet to personally congratulate General and Wong. “These two coaches are close …

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Nov 29 2017

Football program finds success at all levels

The varsity team earned a record of 9-1, four wins more than the previous season. The Statesmen’s only loss of the regular season was against James Madison High School. “It was a really good season even though the end of it was disappointing, but the regular season was the best season I have ever been …

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Nov 29 2017

Watts supports ultimate frisbee recognition

For senior Brady Watts, ultimate frisbee is more than just a backyard game, and he has gone to the extent of petitioning Fairfax County to turn his passion into a Virginia High School League (VHSL) regulated sport. High schools have not seen ultimate frisbee since the early 1970s. Watts intends to change that by taking …

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Nov 29 2017

Super Margiotta Brothers

Although the Margiotta brothers have worked hard to achieve their of athletic talent, they continue to push each other to improve their skills and bond as brothers through sports. Freshman Patrick Margiotta and sophomore Andrew Margiotta have both played football since second grade and prompted their older brother, Christopher, to pursue the sport as well. …

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Nov 06 2017

Boys lacrosse fundraises for spring break trip

The boys varsity lacrosse team will head to Tampa, Fla. during spring break for the chance to play high competition teams. But with an estimated cost of $40,000, the team is getting a head start on fundraising. “We have a big challenge ahead of us because we have a lot to raise, but I think …

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Nov 06 2017

Juniors rally for win in annual Powderpuff game

The junior class broke an eight year losing streak with a 28-14 win over the senior class in the powderpuff football game on Oct. 11. “To be honest, I didn’t really think we were going to win,” junior Peyton Emory said. “But it felt really great especially considering that there were more senior girls playing …

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Nov 06 2017

Seniors pledge to Division I teams

Though the paths seniors Patrick Halligan and Clara Ford took to arrive at the collegiate level differ, both athletes faced similar challenges to get where they are today. Halligan said he began playing baseball in kindergarten, when he was five years old. Now, 12 years later, he readies himself to play at …

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Sep 27 2017

Varsity volleyball makes history

The varsity volleyball team defeated Madison High School for the first time in history on Sep. 25. After falling to the Warhawks in close matches the past three years, varsity volleyball player and senior Grace Clarke says the victory comes from the team’s positive mentality heading into the game. “[Two years ago] we could’ve beat …

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Jun 14 2017

Girls varsity tennis team wins States

The girls varsity tennis team won the Team State Championship on June 5 after defeating Deep Run High School in a rematch of the 2016 State Semi-Finals. The team has won individual States in past years, but this is the first year in Marshall’s history they’ve won Team States. Each team used their top six …

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Jun 14 2017

Softball varsity coach retires after five seasons

Varsity softball coach Missy Whittington resigned from her coaching position at the end of this spring 2017 season after coaching for five seasons. “Due to unexpected back issues, I am unable to maintain the softball field on a day to day basis any longer,” Whittington said. Whittington said she feels confident in the softball program …

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