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  • Gymnastics Reflects on the 2016 season

    Gymnastics Reflects on the 2016 season

    Lexi Pacheco, Co-Editor in Chief

    February 11, 2016

    The Varsity Gymnastics team tumbled into the 2015-2016 season with seven seniors, and two freshmen. “Though we have a large group of seniors, we only have three returning gymnasts,” said Head Coach Carolann Krische. The team is headed by Krische and Assistant Coach Allie Daczkowski. “Even... READ MORE »»

    Lexi Pacheco

  • Student Spotlight: Emma Jaeger

    Student Spotlight: Emma Jaeger

    Cynthia Chanthasoto, Staff Writer

    February 11, 2016

    Art is a way to tell a story, express an emotion, and displaying the skills, abilities, and talent all in one place. Emma Jaeger, a senior at Briar Woods High School, has been actively involved with the art department since her freshmen year under the guidance of art teacher, Margaret McDyre. “Art... READ MORE »»

    Illustration courtesy of Emma Jaeger

  • Top Golf: Fun and Employment

    Top Golf: Fun and Employment

    Gabby Lewis, Co-Editor-in-Chief

    December 14, 2015

    Top Golf has quickly become the center of social life in Ashburn since its opening this past summer. Top Golf is an entertainment complex that has point-scoring golf games that uses dartboard-like targets in the turf. Many Briar Woods students, along with other local high school students, have... READ MORE »»

    Gabby Lewis

  • Freshman Frenzy

    Freshman Frenzy

    Gabby Lewis, Editor in Chief

    October 1, 2015

    Wide-eyed in shock and wonder, freshman are unlocking freedoms and opportunities that are foreign to their 14-year-old selves by initiating their high school careers. High school offers a myriad of classes, clubs, and athletics to students, differing majorly from its middle school predecessor. The... READ MORE »»

    Gabby Lewis

To Snow or Not To Snow . . .

Mahum Qazi, Staff Writer

One could say Mother Nature is having a hard time with her wardrobe this winter. From 70’s in December to 36’ of snow a month later, the winter weather has many scratching...  Read More »

February 11, 2016

Students Learn Career Opportunities for DECA

February 11, 2016

Top Golf: Fun and Employment

December 14, 2015

Briar Woods Welcomes Tim Willmot to the Theatre Department

December 14, 2015

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Review: Grease Live!

Ally Donberger, Staff Writer

The latest rendition of the beloved classic, Grease Live!, was a major hit on Sunday January 31, 2015 playing on Fox. The live TV special had many familiar faces includin...  Read More »

February 11, 2016

Opinion: Being a Young Minority in America

December 14, 2015

Opinion: Helping the Homeless Helps Everyone

December 14, 2015

Editorial: Gun Control is it Real

November 5, 2015

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Almost, Briar Woods

Lexi Pacheco, Co-Editor-in-Chief

The Briar Woods Theatre Department kicked off play season this November with the fall production, Almost, Maine. The short “real romantic comedy” was written by John...  Read More »

December 14, 2015

Review: Mockingjay Part 2

December 14, 2015

Happy Halloween

November 5, 2015

Review: That Would Be a Yes to Scorch Trials

October 1, 2015

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Undefeated Swim Continues Masterful Stroke into Post Season

Gabby Lewis, Co Editor in Chief

Both the boys’ and girls’ swim team have taken the 5A Conference 14 title after completing a perfect season, 9-0. The Lady Falcons took the conference title handedly,...  Read More »

February 11, 2016

Gymnastics Reflects on the 2016 season

February 11, 2016

Hockey Hopes to Get Back to the 2013-2014 Season

December 14, 2015

Volleyball Falcons Soar to New Schools

December 14, 2015

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Is Chipotle still the “hot spot” for Falcons?

Katie Manning, Staff Writer

Over the past few months, two separate cases of E. coli bacteria at Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurants have been investigated by the Center for Disease Control (CDC). Due...  Read More »

February 11, 2016

Student Spotlight: Emma Jaeger

February 11, 2016

Falcons Celebrate Thanksgiving

December 14, 2015

Pumpkin Spice Fever

November 5, 2015

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