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Women’s lacrosse senior night pulls on heart strings

Women’s lacrosse senior night pulls on heart strings

Whitney Gaudet, Features Editor

May 23, 2018


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"I can take with me what I have learned from my coach not just about lacrosse, but also about life." ~Chitla

Women’s varsity soccer makes history

Women’s varsity soccer makes history

Compiled by The Howler Staff

May 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Congratulations to our Women's Varsity soccer team.  The team enjoyed a run 4 deep in the NCHSSA playoffs to the round of 8.  The team, led by five seniors, made Wakefield history this year.  Seniors reflect on favorite moments this season and offer advice for next year's Lady Wolverines.   Rachel Crum ...

Breaking records one throw at a time

Breaking records one throw at a time

Kiara Mallory, Sport's Editor

May 9, 2018


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Senior Veronica Fraley is an extremely hard-working individual in and outside of the classroom at Wakefield High School. She has spent years taking advanced classes and competing in track and field to be able to narrow down her final college decisions between Princeton University and Clemson Universi...

Women’s lacrosse gets new players but keeps the same success rate

Women’s lacrosse gets new players but keeps the same success rate

Kiara Mallory, Sport's Editor

April 18, 2018


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Currently in the top three of their conference, women’s varsity lacrosse has a history of being a very successful team at Wakefield High School. Lead by Coach Denna, the Lady Wolverines have kept up a positive track record since making it to the state playoffs and the second round of conference in 2...

All the bros take on volleyball

All the bros take on volleyball

Whitney Gaudet, Features Editor

April 10, 2018


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“Everyone on our team played as a captain and any team we played had no chance before the clock even started!” ~Benjamin Luther

Throw like a Girl, Softball at Wakefield High School

Throw like a Girl, Softball at Wakefield High School

Adeola Owokoniran, News Editor

March 29, 2018


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The softball season is just starting for our Lady Wolverines; coaches, players, and fans are excited about the team’s potential. They are currently are 1-1-2 and are making good progress. They have done very well hitting and getting runs, especially when runners are in scoring positions. “We...

Take me out to the ballgame

Take me out to the ballgame

Kiara Mallory, Sport's Editor

March 28, 2018


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It’s finally baseball season and the Wakefield team is ready to take it all the way to States. This year, players will take on a variety of competitive schools from Wake Forest High School to Panther Creek. With ten new players to varsity and 6 seniors heading off to college, the team believes they...

Wakefield men’s lacrosse plans for a deep run in the playoffs

Wakefield men’s lacrosse plans for a deep run in the playoffs

Yasmin Rosa, Staff Writer

March 26, 2018


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Wakefield’s men’s lacrosse team starts the season with three wins and zero losses. The team has been conditioning and preparing since the fall and are finally ready to bring their skills to the field. “We have been working really hard during practice and watching a lot of film to help prepare our team...

Men’s golf swings into a new season

Men’s golf swings into a new season

Ryanne Howard, Business Editor

March 23, 2018


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“Being in a new conference is tough, but we are young. We are trying to improve, we can get better,” Doyle said.

Jason Keenan deadlifts 600 lbs, setting American record

Joseph Ortiz, Website Editor

March 13, 2018


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Weighing in at 180 pounds, Junior Jason Keenan demolishes the competition on June 3, 2017 at CrossFit RDU Raleigh, breaking an American deadlift record, lifting 600 pounds.

The swim team leaves everyone in the ripples

The swim team leaves everyone in the ripples

Whitney Gaudet, Features Editor

February 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

"I am happy with the progress they have made and am very proud of them, it is very rewarding!" ~Coach Wainio

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