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Kobe Bryant in front of his two numbers,
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Dear Kobe

February 21, 2020

On Sunday, January 26, NBA superstar Kobe Bryant passed away in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. Alongside him was his daughter, Gianna. They were on their way to Gigi’s basketball practice...

Photo by Alex Young.

Are sporting legends made through statistics or championships?

February 6, 2019

It is safe to say that sports are one of the most controversial things ever created. Around the world, sporting clubs not only represent cities and countries, but also play a key role in telling cultural ...

Senior Mitchell Hummel sizes up his passing options after picking up his dribble.

GBA: The league

February 1, 2019

Thousands of youths from around the Haymarket and Gainesville region play on teams in the Gainesville Basketball Association (GBA). Kids of nearly all ages, from second grade all the way to twelfth, h...

Girls Varsity Basketball ready to go

Girls Varsity Basketball ready to go

November 16, 2017

With November being the start of the winter sports season, each sport is getting ready to kick off what they hope is going to be a good year. Battlefield girls basketball welcomed a new Varsity Head Coa...

Winter sports preview

Winter sports preview

November 30, 2016

Battlefield has six varsity winter sports teams; girls and boys basketball, wrestling, swim, gymnastics, and indoor track. Their seasons start in early December and in some cases they run until the middle...

Bobcat family raises money for BHS basketball player

Bobcat family raises money for BHS basketball player

October 25, 2016

When something tragic happens to a Battlefield Bobcat it affects the whole community. Bobcat nation is a family full of support and kindness. Bobcats will band together to make sure the affected get a...

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