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End of season Fall sports power rankings

Volleyball girls come together.

Carter Mackinnon, Staff Reporter

December 13, 2019

  1. Cross Country Ending the season in first is the cross country team. The girl’s team finished fourth in the state and the boy’s team came in at ninth. Many members of the team set personal records at the state meet, including top times from Colson Board with 16:54 and Lauren M...

Mason volleyball team to host annual “Dig Pink” game

Last year’s varsity volleyball team celebrates Dig Pink before the start of their game. This year, the Dig Pink game will take place on October 8.

Stella Turner, Features Editor

October 16, 2019

On October 17, the Mason volleyball teams, adorned with their special pink jerseys, will flood into the MEH Gym ready to take down their opponent, Central Woodstock, while also ready to help take down breast cancer. Each season, the volleyball program partners with the Side Out Foundation, a non-pr...

Fall sports power rankings

Fall sports power rankings

Carter MacKinnon, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2019

1. Volleyball Coming in at first this week is the George Mason varsity volleyball team. The team is on a six-game winning streak, outscoring their opponents 18 sets to three in that span. The team is composed of only juniors and sophomores, in what was supposed to be a “rebuilding year”. Howe...

Volleyball finishes in Regionals for third straight year

Volleyball girls celebrating a point

Rachel Doornbosch

November 22, 2017

The George Mason volleyball team (13-8) advanced into the 2017 post-season with tremendous momentum. After beating long-time rivals and returning district champion team Rappahannock County on Tuesday October 24, they were sure to win it all. They went on to upset Clarke County, another rival team, in four...

Memorable volleyball season shows great hope for 2017 season


Leana Sapp

November 29, 2016

As the George Mason girls volleyball team's season came to a close with 20 games in the season, they ended it with a strong record of 15-5. In the postseason, they made it to the first round of the Region Tournament, and were eliminated in the same round as last year. “I think that we were just more of a team ...

From the court to the Naval Academy: Shaun Rodock

Senior Shaun Rodock gets ready to serve the ball during a home George Mason volleyball game. Rodock’s volleyball skills earned her first team All-District and All-conference awards (Photo by Sierra Sulc).

Evelyn Duross

November 16, 2016

At George Mason High School, our principal, Mr. Matt Hills, set a standard in the school for all students to excel in mind, body, and character. In this series, The Lasso looks for students who excel in these different yet equally valuable areas. This week, The Lasso digs deeper with senior Shaun Rodoc...

Scenes from Mustang Volleyball v. William Monroe 9/8/16

A Mason volleyball player tipping the ball over the net.

Sierra Sulc, Editor-in-Chief

September 13, 2016

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History in the headlines: Groundbreaking seasons for all fall sports

History in the headlines: Groundbreaking seasons for all fall sports


November 16, 2015

Each week, the Lasso Editorial Board will comment on an issue that is relevant to the students at George Mason High School. We strive to present a student-oriented opinion about topics big and small that matter to all of Mustang Nation. When George Mason High School comes up in conversation, the f...

Scenes from GM volleyball vs. Warren County (9/15/15)

Volleyball players during a game

Sierra Sulc, Editor-in-Chief

September 22, 2015

The George Mason Girl??s Volleyball team played Warren County in their first conference game of the season on Tuesday, September 15 in the Mary Ellen Henderson main gym. The Mustangs claimed a 3-1 victory over the Warren County Wildcats. (All photos by Sierra Sulc)

Mustangs top Wildcats, Addo-Ashong breaks record

Volleyball players in the gym

Evelyn Duross

September 22, 2015

George Mason's 3-1 win over Warren County on Tuesday resulted in many accomplishments, not only for the team but also for individual players. In addition to senior Vicky-Marie Addo-Ashong breaking the school record for kills in a match, the girls won against Warren County for the first time, and the r...

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