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Godwin welcomes new coaches

The 2020 to 2021 sports seasons bring new coaches for the football, girls lacrosse, cross country and track, and wrestling teams. Physical education teacher Kevin Simonds, the former assistant coach for the football team, will now fill the position of head coach for the 2020 to 2021 season.  Simonds has played football ever since he […]

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A mentor on and off the football field

By Isaac Yeaker and Quinton Billy Long time football coach and science teacher Ron Strine announced that he will be stepping down as head football coach before the 2020 season. Although Strine will no longer be coaching football, he will continue to be involved with Godwin, as he teaches oceanography and environmental science. According to […]

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Athletes adjust to changes in sport seasons – By Isaac Yeaker and Meyer Kaplan

Due to the Coronavirus, Henrico County Public Schools have opted to adjust high school sport seasons. These adjustments have been met with varying opinions from both athletes and coaches. According to Godwin senior and basketball player Jack Seidenberg, the basketball team’s success is not likely to suffer from the changes to their season.  “As long […]

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Spring sports catchup

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, spring athletes have been forced to deal with the loss of their season. For seniors especially, coping with this loss has been difficult, and each team is going about it in a different way.  Many of Godwin’s spring sports teams were hoping to defend their championship titles during this year’s […]

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Godwin Soccer Player Kicks Off the Football Season

Starting a new sport can be hard, but when you already have the skills to do it, the adjustment is not as drastic. Junior Carter Morris has proven his skill on the soccer field being apart of their state championship-winning team as a sophomore. However, this year Morris has taken his talents and applied them […]

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The complicated journey of college athletic recruiting

High school sports are usually something that kids see as an extracurricular, but students Kaitlyn McNeel, Collin Murphy, and Jacob Oberle, have used these sports to gain the attention of colleges. McNeel is a sophomore who has gotten attention from numerous schools for playing volleyball at Godwin. As an outside hitter, she has received letters […]

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A quick look at Godwin fall sports

Cross Country Returning Key Players: Ryan Newman, Jason Childress, Blake Henderson,and Tatum Vogt. Rising Players Godwin should look out for: Liam Du, Ryan Poquis,Landin Bostian, and Julia Hudak. What should Godwin fans expect this year?: “We have more depth thanwe’ve had in recent years and we have the potential to be a solidpack,” said Towler. […]

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Baseball Finals 2019

Photos Sandy Spicknall.

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Softball finals 2019

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I think I will remember this forever…

Among smiles, whoops, and tears of joy there was this. “I think I will have this memory forever.” That was the reaction from Mills Godwin senior Chris Ondoua shortly after Godwin captured the VHSL Division 5 state championship with a 4-2 win over neighbor and rival Deep Run at Hermitage High School on Saturday, June […]