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Peric prepares for powerlifting competition

Peric prepares for powerlifting competition

Caleb Goss, Page Editor

March 26, 2019


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

While most high school students lay in bed watching netflix and dreaming of what could be while they stuff their face with unhealthy foods,  junior Mateo Peric heads out to the gym, where he trains for an upcoming powerlifting competition. “I first started off with just lifting to lose weight in the s...

Outdoor track team kicks off season at Gary Bugg Coed Classic

Outdoor track team kicks off season at Gary Bugg Coed Classic

Holly Bill, Feature Editor

March 23, 2019


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

The 42nd Annual Harrisonburg High School Gary Bugg Coed Classic kicked off the outdoor track season on Friday, March 22. Currently, VHSL restricts females and males from running in the same event together, but because the Gary Bugg Coed Classic was started before this restriction was instituted, coe...

Newsstreak March Madness Pool Live Results

Newsstreak March Madness Pool Live Results

Owen Stewart, Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2019


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

The Newsstreak staff is partaking in a March Madness pool for the 2019 NCAA men's basketball tournament. Each person was permitted to enter up to three brackets.  Scoring: First round game = 10 points, Second round game = 20 points, Sweet 16 game = 40 points, Elite 8 game = 80 points, Final Four...

Girls varsity soccer overcomes Fauquier 1-0

Sophie Sallah, Page Editor

March 21, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

Coming off a 7-0 home opener win vs. Rappahannock, the girls varsity soccer team wanted to continue the momentum at Fauquier on March 20. After 80 minutes that saw only one goal, they did just that with a 1-0 win that improved their record to 2-1. The majority of the first half was played in the middle third of the field, with both t...

Boys varsity soccer defeats Fauquier 6-1 in home opener

Boys varsity soccer defeats Fauquier 6-1 in home opener

Noah Siderhurst, Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2019


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

After tying with Jefferson Forest on their season opener last week, the Streaks blasted through Fauqier 6-1 on Mar. 20 to bring their record to 1-0-1.  The home opener for the Streaks saw some early opportunities for the Fauqier Falcons, but they were unable to capitalize. Just 11 minutes int...

Gabriele finds gym workouts as stress reliever

Gabriele finds gym workouts as stress reliever

Mia Constantin, Page Editor

March 19, 2019


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

As you walk into Valley Fitness, you are surrounded by the sounds of weights clanking and workout machines buzzing. You walk past the front desk, deciding on what your workout will consist of today, and as you look over to the left side of the gym, you might see junior Grace Gabriele working out. She ...

Streaks fall to Albemarle in baseball opener

Streaks fall to Albemarle in baseball opener

Owen Stewart, Editor-in-Chief

March 13, 2019


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

The varsity baseball team had a completely new look as they took on Albemarle in a non-district road contest to open the season. The starting infield, consisting of sophomore Diego Gallegos, freshmen Evan Bert and Zach Cooper and senior Josh Lichti, had a combined zero games of varsity experience com...

College athletic recruiting values money too much

College athletic recruiting values money too much

Owen Marshall, Editor-in-Chief

March 5, 2019


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Imagine dreaming of playing college sports since you were four years old. You are an above average high school athlete, and emails start to flow into your inbox. Various colleges are “showing interest”, or that's what you assume. You open one of the emails and it includes a link to the camp registration...

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