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Mason baseball beats Strasburg on the road for the first time in a decade

Mason baseball beats Strasburg on the road for the first time in a decade

West Hagler, Staff Reporter

May 18, 2018


Filed under Sports

As of Friday, May 18, the Mason Varsity baseball is 6-11. Obstacles like a lack of depth on the mound and batting inconsistencies have led them to lose a few more games than anticipated, but still, they look to the postseason in high hopes. One major accomplishment for the Mustangs is beating Strasbu...

Who’s who: The Fletchall Twins

Who’s who: The Fletchall Twins

West Hagler, Staff Reporter

April 26, 2018


Filed under Features

“Connor, get your butt out of my face!” Those were the first words I ever heard from either of the Fletchall Twins. We were on the bus together in the fourth grade. I had just moved to Falls Church and didn’t have any friends, so I sat next to them. Connor had been trying to close the window,...

Guns for everyone?

Guns for everyone?

West Hagler, Staff Reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Satire

Note: Beating a Dead Horse is a regular satire column from Lasso authors. All names and likenesses are fictional. The Lasso Editorial Board and FCCPS do not espouse or endorse opinions expressed in these columns. Enjoy! Recently, there have been proposals to issue firearms to 20 percent of the teache...

Change (and sweat) is in the air for Mason Wrestling

Change (and sweat) is in the air for Mason Wrestling

West Hagler, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2017


Filed under Sports

Winter is creeping up on us, slowly but surely. As students prepare for winter break, Mason's wrestling team is preparing for another exciting season. The 2017-2018 season has brought a lot of change within the program. From the new coaches to the recent attitude changes regarding weight cutting am...

Mike’s Deli becomes Lazy Mike’s

Mike’s Deli becomes Lazy Mike’s

West Hagler, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2017


Filed under News

Mike’s Deli at Lazy Sunday, better known as Mike’s Deli, has been the go-to spot for Mason student to hang out and eat good food for years. If you walk into the small restaurant on any given day after school, you’re bound to see at least a few Mason students cutting loose and enjoying a delicious ...

New coaching staff leads Mustang Football to strong start

New coaching staff leads Mustang Football to strong start

West Hagler, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2017


Filed under Sports

The 2017 football season is underway and with it comes a huge change in the Mason football program. George Mason High School has hired six new varsity coaches, with the head coach position being filled by former assistant coach Adam Amerine. Amerine has been coaching at Mason for 19 years, and was promote...

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