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Spirit week recap 2015-16 school year

Marshall Gordon, editor/ business manager
October 26, 2015
Filed under Galleries, Student Life, Top Stories

South Lakes kicks 2015-2016 school year with a fun filled spirit week. Teachers, administrators, and students all participated in the spirit days, which are listed below.   Monday: Patriotic Day Tuesday: Country club vs western day Wednesday: Class color day Thursday: Decades...

Fourteen memorable moments for the Class of 2014

Fourteen memorable moments for the Class of 2014

Viviana Del Toro, business manager
June 16, 2014
Filed under Galleries

Business manager Viviana Del Toro created a photo gallery showcasing highlights from the past four years.

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Students explore Reston lakes in free time

Students explore Reston lakes in free time

Jessie Kreson, staff writer
June 9, 2014
Filed under Galleries, Trends

The lakes around Reston bring large numbers of people in the spring and summer months. The most widely visited lake by students is Lake Audubon. Students enjoy the opportunity for swimming, canoeing, jogging, and tanning while taking in the nature of Reston. The Lake Audubon trail is 2.8 miles through...

Boys lacrosse players sport mohawks

Boys lacrosse players sport mohawks

Grace Erard, online editor
May 27, 2014
Filed under Galleries, Sports, Top Stories

Boys lacrosse players celebrated making Liberty Conference semifinals by shaving their heads in the parking lot after practice Monday, May 19.

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Leadership hosts first Sadie Hawkins dance

Leadership hosts first Sadie Hawkins dance

Alexa Amster, editor
February 11, 2014
Filed under Galleries, Student Life, Top Stories

For the first time ever, South Lakes hosted its first Sadie Hawkins dance last Friday, Feb. 7. Girls used creativity in asking their dates to the dance, using treats, posters, and even costumes. Over 100 tickets for the event were sold. The Grease-themed dance was held in the school gym. GSA and...

Alum magician Derek Jasper (Wahdan) returns to South Lakes for one night

Alum magician Derek Jasper (Wahdan) returns to South Lakes for one night

Alexa Amster, editor
February 11, 2014
Filed under Galleries, Student Life, Top Stories

Class of 2013 alum Derek Wahdan, stagename Derek Jasper, came back to South Lakes for a one-night magic show Feb. 7. Jasper promoted the event throughout the week during lunches by performing magic tricks on students.

Varsity wrestling celebrates senior night during double duel

Varsity wrestling celebrates senior night during double duel

Grace Erard, online editor
January 17, 2014
Filed under Galleries, Sports, Top Stories

Senior wrestlers hit the mats for the final time at South Lakes as they took on Hayfield and Mclean in a double duel Thursday. Senior captain Josh Forrest , who just returned to competition after tearing his meniscus a month ago, remarked before the event that he welcomed the challenge. “It’s...

Winter pep rally fires up Seahawks before rivalry basketball games

Winter pep rally fires up Seahawks before rivalry basketball games

Grace Erard, online editor
December 21, 2013
Filed under Galleries, Student Life, Top Stories, Video

Leadership students, namely senior executive counsel member Rebecca Malaret and members of her organizational agency, put on a winter pep rally Friday, Dec. 20. The purpose of the pep rally was to kick off-winter beak, celebrate winter sports teams, and build hype before the rivalry basketball games...

Students, faculty participate in annual gingerbread competition

Students, faculty participate in annual gingerbread competition

Jessie Kreson and Sarah Wood, staff writer and student life editor
December 19, 2013
Filed under Galleries, Student Life, Top Stories

Seahawk students and faculty showed off their inner creativity during the eighth annual Gingerbread Contest Dec. 16 from 2:15 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. The competitors assembled their houses in the cafeteria. The houses were then transported into the lecture hall where they were judged Dec. 17 and Dec....

Football hopes to rebound from last Friday’s defeat at region playoffs tonight

Football hopes to rebound from last Friday’s defeat at region playoffs tonight

Grace Erard, online editor
November 15, 2013
Filed under Galleries, Sports

Football lost its senior night game to Fairfax 24-7 last Friday. The team finished its regular season with a 5-5 record. However,  its 2-4 record in district play keeps it in the running for the state championship. The South Lakes Seahawks will take on the undefeated Centerville Wildcats tonight...

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