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Fluvanna Sports in Review 2-17

Fluvanna Sports in Review 2-17

Steven Fierro and Payton Day

February 24, 2017


Filed under Archive, News, Sports

Wrestling On the weekend of Feb. 10-11, the Fluvanna wrestling team went to the Regional meet, where senior Ian Dillon placed fourth in the competition, enabling him to move on to States. “There were a few matches where I went out a little flat and didn’t perform how I would have liked to, but ...

2017 Fluvanna Baseball Preview

2017 Fluvanna Baseball Preview

Colby Deforge, FCHS Journalist

February 21, 2017


Filed under Archive, Sports

The 2017 Fluvanna baseball team has a roster full of talent and experience, including returning players Logan Gibson and Brant Wood. Wood has been a varsity member of the team since his sophomore year, playing middle infield, outfield, and batting at the top of the order. Many feel his best asset is...

Not-So-Indoor Track

Not-So-Indoor Track

Camryn Frederick, FCHS Journalist

February 15, 2017


Filed under Archive, News, Sports

Fluvanna students know when the warm weather isn’t so warm anymore and a chill runs over the school that it’s time for winter sports. Other teams put on their shorts and t-shirts so they can practice inside, but not the indoor track runners. They have to put on layers upon layers to stay warm in the...

Fluco Sports in Review 2-10

Fluco Sports in Review 2-10

Emily Antesberger and Christina Walker

February 13, 2017


Filed under Archive, Fluco Sports in Review, News, Sports

Speech After a long and exciting day at the Hollins University Invitational on Feb. 4, the Fluvanna Speech team placed 2nd overall against many other teams (including a few former state champions). Fourteen of the following Fluvanna students were able to place in finals, contributing to the team’...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 2/3

Fluvanna Sports in Review 2/3

Syerra Milliman and Trinity Haynes

February 8, 2017


Filed under Archive, Fluco Sports in Review, News, Sports

Girls’ Basketball The Fluvanna girls’ varsity basketball team traveled to Monticello on Senior Night, Jan. 27. The team fought hard, but came up short and lost 41-43. “We played hard, but they had better offense and we were just throwing the ball up,” said Freshmen Mya Wright. Their ne...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 1-27

Fluvanna Sports in Review 1-27

Thomas Sam and Jordan Melton

February 1, 2017


Filed under Archive, News, Sports

Indoor Track Of the eight schools attending the Jefferson District Track Championship at Heritage High School on Jan. 21, the Fluvanna boys placed 4th overall. “We definitely deserved our place. I mean, it was District Championship, [so] we tried our best and fought really hard for 4th place,” said J...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 1-20

Fluvanna Sports in Review 1-20

Colby Deforge and Josh Carlton

January 26, 2017


Filed under News, Sports

Girls’ Basketball Coming off their previous win earlier this season, the Flucos took on the Louisa Lions once again on Jan. 13. The Flucos were ahead at the half with a score of 25-17, but later on came up on the short end of a long, physical game with a final score of 55-48. As for the JV girls, t...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 12-16

Fluvanna Sports in Review 12-16

Michelle Hammond and Camryn Frederick

December 19, 2016


Filed under News, Sports

Girls’ Basketball On Dec. 10, the Fluvanna girls’ varsity basketball team traveled to Turner Ashby. The team was patient on offense and played tough on defense and it showed, with the Fluucos coming away with a final score of 39-33. Their next game was on Dec. 13 at Albemarle High School wher...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 12-2

Fluvanna Sports in Review 12-2

Camryn Frederick and Denise Fierro

December 7, 2016


Filed under News, Sports

Wrestling The wrestling team started off their season on Nov. 30 with a competition against E.C Glass. They took the floor and swept away their competition with Senior Ian Dillon and Sophomore Ethan Vernatter winning both off their matches.”We’ve been working year- round to stay in good condition...

Fluvanna Sports in Review 11/18

Fluvanna Sports in Review 11/18

Abigail Searcy, FCHS Journalist

November 22, 2016


Filed under News, Sports

Cross Country Concluding an outstanding cross country season, Sophomore Saige Haney placed 24th overall at the State Cross Country meet on Nov. 11. She had a time of 20:09, while Senior Jackie Rodriguez placed 58th with a time of 21:47. Forensics In their second competition of the season,...

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