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Fluvanna Sports in Review 9/22

Ethan Graves searches for a receiver
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Haley Kennedy, Abby Searcy, Mary Ann Chittenden, and Mason Tapscott

September 25, 2017

Competition Cheer On Sept. 15, the entire cheer squad cheered the Fluco football team to victory against Madison County High School. Senior Madison Grimsley said she enjoyed the “involved crowd” and was proud to participate in the celebratory Fluco Rumble and help unite the school. The nex...

Helping On and Off the Field

Student Trainers Kayla Sacra, Trinity Haynes, Nicole Haseltine, Brianna Mcbride, and Kevin Burruss after the Bluestone game on August 25th.

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Blake Berry, Fluco Beat Editor

September 22, 2017

Student athletes are always in need of help and guidance, whether it is help with an injury, or simply advice on a diet. Those needs have led to the rise of athletic trainers, certified and licensed health care professionals who practice in the field of sports medicine. FCHS students who are interested i...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 9/15

The Flucos focus hard to keep pace.
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Christina Walker and Justin Moore

September 19, 2017

Volleyball Sept. 9 was a long and draining day for the Lady Flucos varsity volleyball team. Playing at Albemarle High School, the Flucos came away with a 1-4 record for the day after fighting hard against teams from Stonebridge, Western Albemarle, Liberty, and Fauquier. Their final game was a nail bit...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 9/8

Junior Jack Kershner tees off in hope of winning his match. Photo courtesy of

Steven Fierro-Ramirez and Conrad Graham

September 12, 2017

Cross Country On Sept. 7, the Fluvanna Cross Country team competed in a small meet held at Pleasant Grove for their third race of the season.  Pushing through the race and focusing on having a good run, the Flucos drove through the competition with persistence.   The boys’ team has declined ...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 9/1

Junior Hannah Ledford celebrates with her team at the varsity game against Broadway on Aug. 29      
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Jessica Adkins and Emily Antesberger

September 7, 2017

Cross Country On Aug 29, the Fluvanna cross country teams competed at Ragged Mountain in what was their second race of the season. The Flucos pushed through the race with their eyes focused on the finishing line, and the results revealed their determination. The girls’ cross country team plac...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 8/25

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Blake Berry and Steven Fierro-Rodriguez

August 31, 2017

Varsity Football Fluvanna Football is finally beginning to kick into gear, and the season has only just begun. On Aug. 15 at the second scrimmage of the year, the varsity team faced off against FUMA on Phil Browning field. After a hard-fought match, the game ended with FUMA in the lead. “Long sto...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 4/24

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Kayla Sacra and Melanie Stone

May 1, 2017

Softball The varsity Lady Flucos took on Albemarle on April 21, but lost by a score of 6-7. Playing on Albemarle dirt, the Lady Flucos stayed together as a team overall, and did their best to cheer each other on and keep their heads up despite the close loss. “We could have hit better than we d...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 4/21

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Abby Sherman and Camryn Frederick

April 25, 2017

Baseball The Varsity team headed out to face Monticello on April 18. With freshman Kevin Ward on the mound, they had no trouble shutting out the Mustangs 9-0. “It felt great pitching a perfect game, but I could not have done it without my team behind me,” said Ward. The JV boys did not have a...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 4/14

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Abigail Searcy and Gabby Barber

April 18, 2017

Baseball While Fluvanna’s spring break was coming to a conclusion, the Flucos headed down to Myrtle Beach for a brief baseball tournament. Playing four games total, the boys came out with a successful record of 3-1. After a discouraging loss in the first game, the team was able to bounce back and show thei...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 3/31

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Josh Carlton and Steven Fierro-Ramirez

April 13, 2017

Lacrosse The varsity boys’ traveled to Powhatan to take on the Indians on March 27. The Indians outscored the Flucos 11-9, and the boys’ were able to keep it close, but in the end they didn’t score enough to win. “Powhatan got off to an early lead in the first half,” said senior Garrison Da...

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