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Mason wrestling makes history

a group of wrestlers and coaches pose with a trophy.

Sierra Sulc, Editor-in-Chief

February 27, 2019

As the winter sports season comes to a close, the George Mason wrestling team has left its mark on Mason history. For the first time in our school’s history, the team had a full lineup of 14 wrestlers at the postseason district and regional tournaments. Although many of them were first-year wrestle...

Three sports, one athlete: ‘Athletic Freak’ Roou

Senior Finn Roou plays football, lacrosse and does wrestling at Mason. He has received numerous achievements throughout his four seasons on varsity football and lacrosse, and placed fifth during his first year on the wrestling team. (Photo collage by Jack Felgar)

Jack Felgar

April 6, 2018

The Friday night lights shine down on the Mustang star football player as he runs through defenders. The crowd cheers the 195 lb wrestler pins his opponent. The stands unleash a worrisome “ooooh” as the Mason lacrosse defender levels an opponent who unwisely chose to take him on.   All of th...

2018 2A State wrestling tournament; an inside look

A group of boys laying in a circle on their stomachs

Sierra Sulc, Editor-in-Chief

March 6, 2018

Join the George Mason High School wrestling team as they take on the 2A Virginia State Tournament.

Scenes from the 2018 regional wrestling tournament

Wrestler gets his hand raised by a referee.

Sierra Sulc, Editor-in-Chief

February 13, 2018

The George Mason Wrestling team had an astounding day on Saturday, February 10, at the regional tournament. At the end of a hard day of wrestling, six of the wrestlers got third place or higher, qualifying them to wrestle at the Virginia State tournament in Salem this upcoming Saturday, February 17. At...

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...

Senior wrestlers take on the state

Senior wrestlers take on the state

Sierra Sulc, Editor-in-Chief

March 3, 2016

Mustangs on the Mat: Scenes from a Mason home wrestling meet

A wrestler holding his opponent by the head.

Caroline Perez

January 13, 2016

On December 28, while most of us were sleeping in or still playing with our new Christmas toys, our George Mason Wrestling team hosted eight 4A and 5A teams for a bracketed individual tournament in The Pit. The tournament itself lasted for nine hours, highlighted by four Mason wrestlers in the finals...

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