The Lasso

An evening in the shadow of Coach Bravin

Bravin talks to Dan Forgas

Sam Mostow, Sports Editor

February 27, 2020

I walked into the Pit sixty-three minutes before the start of the first game of Friday night’s boys and girls basketball playoff doubleheader. This evening, instead of being a casual fan, I was here to shadow Athletic Director Ms. Julie Bravin for the evening. After walking in, I was quickly greet...

Scenes from boys basketball senior night

Player goes up for the rebound.

Stella Turner, Features Editor

February 20, 2020

Check out the best moments from the boys basketball senior night, where Mason routed Warren County, 78-51.

New coach, new team

The basketball team gets ready for their game.

Carter Mackinnon, Staff Reporter

January 24, 2020

The George Mason boys varsity basketball team prepares to play their 15th game of the season against Central (Woodstock) tonight at 7:30 in the pit. After a 19-9 season last year, the Mustangs lost some key graduating seniors, including Max Ashton, Hollman Smith, Jay Nesson, Scott Graffam, Connor Fletchall...

Winter athletes to watch

Felgar wrestling at a meet

David Miller

January 3, 2017

Boys Basketball: Hollman Smith         Smith is a sophomore first year varsity player who started on JV for the second half of his 8th grade year, and all of his freshman year. During that time, he was a top scorer, largely due to his versatility of positions and as a scorer. Already this year...

Scenes from Mustangs’ state tournament semi-final

Scenes from Mustangs' state tournament semi-final

Jessie Beddow

March 21, 2016

On Friday, March 11 the boys varsity basketball team stepped into VCU’s Siegel Center ready for battle against Greensville County High School in the state semi-final game. Both teams fought to the end, even going into overtime after free-throw shots by Elliot Mercado that tied the game up. Mason ev...

Scenes from the Mustangs’ 2016 playoff run

A boys basketball player playing defense.

Jessie Beddow

February 25, 2016

Mason 61, Prince Edward 43 The GM varsity boys basketball team was crowned kings of the court against Prince Edward County in their last home playoff game on Tuesday, February 22. The mustangs maintained a 10 point lead throughout the game and finished the game off with a big 61-43 win. They now tra...

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