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Fuquay Varina High Schools 2023 Swim team.

Swim season in session

Zoe Spurlock, Sports Writer December 7, 2023

The swim season just started, and the FVHS team had their first meet on Nov. 18. This season they have a young team, and they are looking forward to having a successful outcome this year. Junior...

There has been a rise in soccer players getting injured due to the amount of games being played.

Injuries in soccer because too much games

Javi Fernandez Alvarez, Sports Writer December 1, 2023

In the world of professional soccer, players play two games a week. This is 180 minutes each week, which added to the training, is a lot of physical wear and tear. Last week we saw several injuries,...

Fuquay Varina Men’s varsity basketball team, had a game against Holly Springs High School on November 28th, 2023.

Mens basketball team looks to turn season around in game at Apex

Lucas Prestipino, Sports Editor December 1, 2023

The FVHS mens basketball team has had a rough start to their season, currently posting a 0-3 record.  The Bengals lost their first game of the season against Holly Springs High School, 50-39.  Fuquay...

De’Mari Maxson, a wrestler for Fuquay Varina High School, competed at North Johnston High School.

FVHS Varsity wrestling prepares for tough matchups in upcoming tournament

Riley Congdon, Sports Writer November 30, 2023

FVHS is traveling to Green Hope High School this Saturday, Dec. 2, 2023, to face off in the Green Hope Grapple Tournament.  So far this season, FVHS is 1-3 with a win over North Johnston High School. The...

Michigan Head Coach displayed on a yellow background

Jim Harbaugh faces cheating allegations with recent evidence of sign stealing

Riley Congdon, Sports Writer November 20, 2023

Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh has been suspended from coaching regular season games due to cheating allegations. Harbaugh can still be present at practices, but cannot attend weekly games. Harbaugh...

Many people debate what should and should not be considered a sport, such as dance and cheerleading.

What is a sport?

Lucas Prestipino, Sports Editor November 18, 2023

The question of what makes a sport a sport has been asked for generations. This applies to many “sports” from chess to cheerleading, and even town design. First of all, the word sport needs a direct...

The EIHL ice hockey league, is considering adding neck guards to the list of protective gear needed to play after the accidental death of a hockey player on the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Deadly accident during EIHL game causes many leagues to reconsider rules

Lucas Prestipino, Sports Editor November 17, 2023

Hockey leagues around the world are reconsidering rules around neck guards after Adam Johnson was killed Oct. 28, 2023.  Johnson had his neck sliced by a skate during a game against the Sheffield Steelers....

 Fuquay Varina High School football team wins their 2nd round of playoffs against Ashley High School

Varsity football team pushes to third round of state playoffs in stellar victory

Lucas Prestipino and Riley Congdon November 14, 2023

Last Friday the FVHS varsity football team defeated the Ashley High School Screaming Eagles in the second round of the state playoffs with a score of 10-7. The 24th seed Ashley was the favorite against...

Fuquay Varina High School went up against Jack Britt High School on November 3rd 2023. Fuquay will now advance to the second round of playoffs.

FVHS defeats Jack Britt High School in first round of NCHSAA 4A playoffs

Riley Congdon, Sports Writer November 9, 2023

 FVHS Varsity football defeated Jack Britt High School 17-9 as a big upset on Friday, Nov 3. 2023. After having an under-500 season, the Bengals were seeded 25th against a tough Jack Britt team.  Coming...

Recent rule changes cause havoc in professional sports

Recent rule changes cause havoc in professional sports

Riley Congdon , News Writer November 9, 2023

Baseball, football, and basketball have received backlash from recent rule changes in their off-seasons. Even though some of these changes have caused negative feedback, some people still believe these...

There are going to be new sports added to the Olympics in 2024.

IOC announces five new sports for Summer Olympics

Lucas Prestipino, Sports Editor October 30, 2023

The International Olympic Committee approved five new sports for the 2028 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. These sports include baseball/softball, cricket, flag football, squash and lacrosse.  Many...

Fuqay Varinas High School golf team finishes strongly, ending with their coach gaining the title of the Greater Neuse River Conference Coach Of The Year For Women’s Golf. Kaitlynn Barnes(left) and Connie Barnes(right), credited to Evelyn Walters.

Womens golf wins championship

Zoe Spurlock, Sports Writer October 27, 2023

The womens golf team won the Greater Neuse River Conference Championship on Oct. 16, 2023. Coach Barnes was named the Greater Neuse River Conference Coach of the Year for Women’s Golf, and Kaitlynn Barnes...

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