Mason Girls Hoops Beats 5A Mt. Vernon

December 16, 2016 1:11 PM0 comments

by Matt Delaney A pivotal 50-42 victory over local 5A competitor Mount Vernon High School on Dec. 8 put George Mason’s varsity girls basketball team over .500 with a 3-2 record. Despite a 40-32 victory over Strasburg High School, Mason head coach Michael Gilroy was unhappy with his team’s effort […]

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Falls Church Soccer Team Wins Arlington Fall Rec Tourney

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FALLS CHURCH’S FOURTH GRADE boys soccer team won the Arlington Soccer Association’s 5th Annual Fall Rec Tournament on Sunday, Nov. 20 in Arlington. After shutting out opponents in its first three games, the team won the championship in a dramatic penalty shootout.

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Mustang Boys Basketball Squad Notches Dramatic 57-54 OT Win

December 15, 2016 11:00 AM0 comments

by Matt Delaney An overtime thriller saw George Mason’s varsity boys basketball team pull out a dramatic 57-54 win over the visiting Pope John Paul the Great Catholic High School. After blowing a 10-point fourth quarter lead, sophomore guard Max Ashton forced overtime with a drive to the hoop in […]

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Marshall HS Students Set Records at Powerlifting Meet

December 13, 2016 4:30 PM0 comments

Three students from George C. Marshall High School set new American records at the 2016 Holiday Classic Powerlifting Meet on Saturday, Dec. 10 in Haymarket. Several of the girls earned medals at the meet as well. The team consists of students from Marshall’s Personal Fitness class. Maya El–Hage set the new […]

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Mustang Boys Hoops Go 2-0

December 8, 2016 4:16 PM0 comments

by Matt Delaney Keeping up their winning ways were George Mason’s varsity boys basketball team, who got a gutty 69-61 victory on the road against Strasburg High School and are now 2-0 on the season. The game itself was a seesaw battle between two evenly matched teams. Strasburg controlled the […]

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Mason Girls Basketball Beats District Rival Strasburg High

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by Matt Delaney A stout and opportunistic defense helped George Mason’s varsity girls basketball team earn their much-needed second win of the season in a 40-32 victory over Strasburg High School. It was the Mustangs’ closest contest of the young season, but it should’ve been put out of reach much […]

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Mustang Girls Basketball Off to Rough Start with Tuscarora Loss

December 2, 2016 11:30 AM0 comments

by Matt Delaney George Mason’s varsity girls basketball team opened their season on the losing end of a 54-38 bout with Tuscarora High School on Nov. 29 out in Leesburg. It was an upsetting outcome for the Mustangs, who returned a bulk of their core from last year’s 2A Regional […]

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Mason Boys Hoops Squad Opens With Dominant Victory

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by Matt Delaney Tipping off the season on a high note, the George Mason varsity boys basketball team made quick work of Falls Church’s own Trinity School at Meadow View with a 62-27 victory at home. There was a healthy amount of skepticism surrounding this year’s Mustang squad. After last […]

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Mason Winter Sports Teams Gear Up for New Season

November 25, 2016 10:00 AM0 comments

by Matthew Hochberg Following an exciting fall sports campaign for George Mason High School, which included the volleyball team having one of their most successful seasons in the program’s history and a regionals appearance for the field hockey team, winter sports are now upon us. From the basketball courts to […]

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F.C. Resident Part of 2nd Place Team at Tennis Nationals

November 18, 2016 11:00 AM0 comments

GARY MCMANIS (far left, front row) stands with his teammates while holding the banner for the United States Tennis Association, where he and his teammates placed second at the association’s Adult 55 & Over National Championship. The tournament was held in Surprise, Ariz. in late October. The team lost to […]

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