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Delay of game

August 26, 2020

COVID-19 has been spreading widely throughout the United States, as there are over 5 million confirmed cases and over 170,000 deaths. In Virginia, there have been over 100,000 confirmed cases and roughly 2,4...

A high school football team huddle. Photo courtesy of SGB Media.

High School Sports

March 2, 2020

Playing competitive sports in high school can have many positive effects on student athlete’s character, work ethic in school, and their future careers. High school sports presents a competitive challeng...

Freshman Camille Spink swimming her record-breaking 100 freestyle. Photo courtesy of Charlotte Peyton.

The buoyant Bobcats

March 2, 2020

They say cats do not like water, but this group is an exception. On Saturday, February 22, Battlefield, along with other fellow Prince William teams like Patriot and Colgan, competed at the Virginia Class ...

The boys track team after winning the regional championship.
Photo Courtesy of Jarrette Marley.

Track team brings home regional victory

February 27, 2020

On Thursday, February 13, the Battlefield track team competed at the regional championships in Maryland. The boys team brought home a first place victory, while the girls finished in a strong fourth. Th...

Joe Burrow, Chase Young, and Isaiah Simmons.
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Notes on the NFL Draft

February 6, 2020

On January 13, Joe Burrow led the LSU Tigers to a victory over the Clemson Tigers 42-25, breaking Clemson’s 29-game winning streak and bringing the 150th season of FBS college football to a close. No...

The reign of Tom Brady

The reign of Tom Brady

January 27, 2020

Anyone familiar with football knows who Tom Brady is. Tom Brady is one of the most infamous football players in the history of the National Football League (NFL). Brady currently holds at least 54 NFL...

Former Battlefield wrestler Beau Curtis pins his opponent to the ground. Photo by Jeff Malmgren.

Battlefield Wrestling

December 18, 2019

Battlefield High School has many different types of sports, but one sport that stays somewhat below the radar is the wrestling team. After last season, where they were very successful, the team is looking...

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Friday Night Ice

December 17, 2019

This year’s 2019-2020 Battlefield hockey team is off to a good start. They have already had tons of support and recently pulled many people out to the hockey game on November 8th, 2019, during which the tea...

Bobcats basketball scores victory in season opener

Bobcats basketball scores victory in season opener

December 3, 2019

In the first game of the Battlefield varsity boys’ basketball season, the Bobcats secured a close victory against the visiting Freedom Eagles (Woodbridge), winning 65-62. Throughout the gam...

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Battlefield Volleyball 2019-20

November 13, 2019

It seems like Northern Virginia has a whole other level of competition in youth sports, whether it be in soccer, lacrosse, football, or cheerleading. Battlefield High School demonstrates this with all of t...

Example of a common turf field. Photo courtesy of Stratablog via Creative Commons.

Battlefield turns to turf

November 13, 2019

At the end of last school year, superintendent Dr. Walts created a plan for what he hopes to accomplish during 2019-2020, one goal being the installation of a turf field at Battlefield. Ever since the ...

Battlefield Football conquers Osbourn Park 45-7

Battlefield Football conquers Osbourn Park 45-7

October 26, 2019

Battlefield’s Varsity Football Team defeated the Osbourn Park Yellowjackets 45-7 on Friday, October 25. Battlefield running back Trajon Richards led the charge, scoring a touchdown in the first sixtee...

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