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Under Pressure: Insight into the life of a student athlete

Under Pressure: Insight into the life of a student athlete

Skylar Aledia, Staff Writer
October 24, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Consider the label "student athlete" and think about what that means. In Hollywood, jocks are portrayed as the popular kids with little intellectual capacity and only concerned with  winning their next big game. However, in recent times the term has taken on a new meaning. With youth sports becoming...

Football: Lambert outlasts North Forsyth

Football: Lambert outlasts North Forsyth

Nick Schwarzmann, Staff Writer
October 20, 2016
Filed under Sports

Following Lambert's colossal upset of South Forsyth, the Longhorns kept their momentum going, eking out a 48-40 road victory against the Raiders of North Forsyth. Both squads set season highs for points scored, as defense was largely missing Friday night on Coal Mountain. The scoring started early...

Lambert Volleyball cruises to first round victory

Lambert Volleyball cruises to first round victory

Colin Masterson, Sports Editor
October 14, 2016
Filed under Sports

Following last Wednesday's heartbreaking loss to South Forsyth in the region championship match, the #2 seed Longhorn volleyball team got back to work in the first round of the state tournament. The ladies of Lambert played host to Cobb county opponent Kennesaw Mountain. Early on in the contest, the...

Football: Longhorns down rival War Eagles

Football: Longhorns down rival War Eagles

October 14, 2016
Filed under Sports

In front of a packed Lambert Stadium on Friday night, the Longhorns football team got revenge over their fierce rivals, South Forysth, by a score of 28-20. The Longhorns got off to a fast start, scoring on their opening drive via a Richie Kenney touchdown pass to Tyler Gillis. South Forsyth responded...

Softball sweeps Lakeside-DeKalb to advance to second round in state playoffs

Softball sweeps Lakeside-DeKalb to advance to second round in state playoffs

Skylar Aledia, Staff Writer
October 13, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Lady Horns softball team just shutout Lakeside-DeKalb 2-0 on Wednesday evening in the best-of-three series for the first round of state playoffs in Class AAAAAAA. The Horns (23-3, 15-0) have been hot, just coming off a region championship. They went undefeated in the region for the first time in...

Lady Longhorns look to end on high note

Lady Longhorns look to end on high note

Colin Masterson, Sports Editor
October 10, 2016
Filed under Sports

When a person thinks about autumn, the common images that are invoked often include colored leaves, crackling fires and the release of the latest pumpkin flavored creations. However, for sports fan across the country, fall serves as an indicator that the most competitive events of the year are just...

Football preview: Lambert vs South Forsyth

Football preview: Lambert vs South Forsyth

Nick Schwarzmann, Staff Writer
October 7, 2016
Filed under Sports

Friday night at 7:30 in "the Horn", the Lambert Longhorns will go head-to-head with their arch-rivals, the South Forsyth War Eagles. The War Eagles enter the game with a 3-2 record, and the Longhorns hold a record of 2-3. This is the first region game of the season for both teams, and both teams are...

Forsyth County football region play primer

Forsyth County football region play primer

Cameron Adamczyk, Senior Editor
October 6, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

For the first six weeks of the football season, the county has faced teams outside of the region. South Forsyth played in big games like the Corky Kell Classic, West Forsyth challenged themselves with one of the most difficult out-of-region schedules in recent memory and Lambert managed to find themselves somewhere in the middle. Lambert sits with a 2-3 record heading into Friday nigh...

Longhorns’ comeback falls short in Homecoming thriller

Longhorns’ comeback falls short in Homecoming thriller

Colin Masterson, Sports Editor
September 16, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Following last week's upset win over Collin's Hill, the Lambert Longhorns attempted to keep the momentum going at home against Cherokee High School on Homecoming night. Going into this game, preparation was especially difficult for Lambert's coaches and players because the two teams have never faced...

Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the anthem and its influence

Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the anthem and its influence

Quinn Forney, Features Editor
September 14, 2016
Filed under Sports

On August 26th, Colin Kaepernick, a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, became famed for sitting during the anthem. He had done this in the previous week, but was not yet noticed. Speaking to the media, Kaepernick expanded on how he was using his platform as an NFL player to bring awareness to po...

Nick Schwarzmann

Nick Schwarzmann

September 1, 2016
Filed under Exit 13: A Blog Written Near You, Nick Schwarzmann

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Lambert Girl’s Golf Wraps Up the Season with 4th Consecutive State Championship

Lambert Girl’s Golf Wraps Up the Season with 4th Consecutive State Championship

J'Nea Greer, Staff Writter
May 20, 2016
Filed under Sports

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