Mustangs Win 40-31 Over Strasburg on Off Night

January 10, 2018 10:36 PM0 comments

An 11-day break between games left George Mason High School’s boys basketball team in rusty form as they toughed out an ugly win against Strasburg High School, 40-31, last week. Points were hard to come by in Mason’s (6-6) first return to action since they defeated Fairfax Home School at […]

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Mustangs Hit 2 Game Skid, Aim to Rebound in District

January 3, 2018 9:54 PM0 comments

George Mason High School’s girls basketball team experienced a tough end to 2017 by losing two straight in the Rebel Roundball Classic held at Fairfax High School, including a 47-29 defeat to Flint Hill High School in the third-place match. For the tournament, the Mustangs (7-4) were able to secure […]

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Mason Boys Earn 3rd at Holiday Tourney, Begin Bull Run Contests with 5-6 Record

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A week off from school but not sport saw George Mason High School’s boys basketball team go 2-1 in the Joe Cascio Holiday Classic with a third-place winning victory over Fairfax Home School, 79-74. In their other matches, Mason (5-6) defeated Lee High School in the opening round, 59-46, but […]

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Olympic Berths up for Grabs at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships

December 29, 2017 1:24 PM0 comments

By Lois Elfman The tale over the next 10 days will be how the West was won as figure skaters descend on San Jose, California for the 2018 U.S. Figure Skating Championships. Of course, the marquee events are in the senior division, where the best skaters will vie for berths […]

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Mason Girls Keep Finding New Ways to Win, Now 6-2

December 21, 2017 2:01 PM0 comments

As the season marches along, George Mason High School’s girls basketball team had another positive week, going 2-1 over three games with a 49-46 win over Washington-Lee High School on Tuesday and a 51-31 win over John Paul the Great Catholic High School on Dec. 15, preceded by a 50-32 […]

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Mustangs Continue Early Trend of Home Victories and Road Woes

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Finishing off their third week of the season, George Mason High School’s boys basketball team earned a hearty 66-52 win over Loudoun County High School on Dec. 14 followed up by a 78-67 loss to Washington-Lee High School on Tuesday. It’s been an up and down start to the year […]

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Mason Boys Eke Out Tight Win Over Broad Run, But Blitzed by Potomac Falls

December 13, 2017 9:52 PM0 comments

An upsetting 55-27 loss to Yorktown High School last Wednesday lit a fire under George Mason High School’s boys basketball team. It worked as motivation for their strongest win of the season so far with a 57-54 victory over Broad Run High School two days later, but that feat was […]

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Mustangs Keep Rolling, Improve to 4-1 After 2 Weeks

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Continuing their season’s month-long march through out-of-conference (and out-of-classification) opponents is George Mason High School’s girls basketball team, who soundly defeated Broad Run High School 58-34 last Friday. The Dec. 8 win over Broad Run was another example of Mason’s (4-1) ability to win no matter who’s on the court. […]

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Mustangs Go 2-1 in Packed Second Week of Season

December 8, 2017 4:20 PM0 comments

Entering the second week of their season, George Mason High School’s girls basketball team suffered their first loss of the year while adding two more wins with a 52-43 defeat against The Potomac School on Dec. 5 sandwiched between victories against Dominion High School, 56-35, on Nov. 29 and Yorktown […]

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Mason Boys Trounce Trinity But Stumble in Tourney

December 6, 2017 9:26 PM0 comments

Kicking off the first full week of their season George Mason High School’s boys basketball team defeated local Trinity School at Meadow View, 85-46, on Tuesday following two losses at the Raider Tip-Off tournament at J.E.B. Stuart (Justice) High School last week. A reimagined defensive mindset and a bevy of […]

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