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Picking Splinters:Forging the Olympic Spirit

As late as a month ago, it felt like the spotlight would never shift. The focus of these Olympics, held in the city of Beijing, would forever focus on China’s socio-political problems.

At GMHS, Student Trainers Keep Athletes Ailment Free

When the final bell rings at George Mason High School at 3 p.m., dozens of athletes pour down a small corridor into an isolated room and wait. In that room, four enthusiastic students and a full-time trainer tape ankles, stretch out tight muscles and ice down inflammations. While George Mason athletic teams have enjoyed substantial […]

Mason High Grad Leaves Lasting Impression at School

Ben Zorn (No. 57) prepares to finish what his teammate started. It would be one of the many tackles that made Zorn a standout athlete during his time at George Mason High School. (Photo: Bob Morrison, Bonnie Briar Productions, LLC)

Zorn Turns Attention to D-IA Career at San Jose State Click. Clack. Sounds now associated with the latest Under Armor commercials bore a different meaning for Ben Zorn. For the 2007 George Mason High School graduate, walking down the concreate walkway on a Friday night towards a brand new turf field beneath the shining lights […]

Hall Pass

Reggie Arnold (left) and Dennis Higdon, members of the 1980 George Mason High School baseball team, pose during a game from that soon-to-be-immortalized season. The 1980 team is the first and only Mason baseball team to win a state title, and achievement that will land them in the school’s athletic hall of fame when it […]

Mason High Sends 10 To State Championships

Entering the Region B meet with high hopes for many state qualifiers, the George Mason High School track and field team was not disappointed, as seven girls and three boys qualified as All-Region athletes and advanced to the state meet in Radford, Va. this Saturday.

GMHS Students Appear in Sports Illustrated Ad

George Mason High School’s Josh Jenkins is in for a world of hurt. Or so it would seem in a recent advertisement appearing on Sports Illustrated’s website for the ATLAS and ATHENA health promotion and drug use prevention program. The advertisement, which includes ten other Mason High students all dressed in full football equipment, shows […]

GMHS Hosts Sports Seminar

George Mason High School’s Athletic Department and the Athletic Boosters are co-sponsoring a free seminar on March 23 at 7:30 p.m. at GMHS for student athletes and their parents interested in learning more about making the transition from high school to college-level athletics. Goals include informing parents about the steps expected of an athlete looking […]