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Lamar Jackson’s Back at the Bank

June 5, 2023 by


With the Ravens capitalizing on the draft and extending their star player, the future looks bright in Baltimore. This upcoming season will highlight many of these changes and prove whether or not the team made the right ones.  Arguably, the largest and most monumental task came with the contract decisions regarding Quarterback Lamar Jackson. Once […]

Eight More Fleetwood Students Ready to Play Sports in College

May 9, 2023 by


Eight Fleetwood seniors signed their National Letter of Intent on 12 April 2023. All student-athletes are going to different colleges but all have bright futures.  Anthony Downs committed to Alvernia University for track and field as well as ice hockey, while majoring in criminal justice. He has been participating in track and field for six […]

Boys’ Basketball ’22-’23 Finds Much Success

March 31, 2023 by


The Fleetwood boys’ basketball team had a successful season. With a 22-5 record, the team pushed limits and reached their goals.  Although most of their games ended in victory for the Tigers, the team faced some losses. Those scores were normally separated by one point. For example, the team’s loss against Wyomissing was 34-35 and […]

Fleetwood Sends off 10 Student-Athletes to College

March 2, 2023 by


On 1 February 2023, 10 student-athletes signed their National Letters of Intent.  There is one baseball commitment, one basketball commitment, two football commitments, two ice hockey and lacrosse commitments, three soccer commitments, and one swimming commitment.  Ryan Moser will be going to Elizabethtown College to further his baseball career while majoring in exercise science. Moser […]

Fleetwood Seniors Ready to Play College Ball

January 30, 2023 by


On November 9, 2022, six Fleetwood student-athletes signed their National Letter of Intent. Two of those athletes were Kaitlyn Pytleski and Tyler Szilli. Kaitlyn Pytleski committed to Kutztown University to play softball and Tyler Szilli decided to continue his baseball career at Alvernia.  Tyler has been playing baseball for 12 years. His passion for the sport […]

Fleetwood Senior Siblings Sign Letters of Intent

January 27, 2023 by


It’s off to college lacrosse for some Fleetwood twins. Jocelyn and Karissa Doerr are seniors at Fleetwood Area High School. They play lacrosse for the Schuylkill Valley Panthers. On November 9th, they signed letters of intent to play lacrosse for the University of Mount Olive in Mount Olive, North Carolina. Jocelyn and Karissa Doerr were among […]

Philadelphia Sports Teams Having a Great Season

January 3, 2023 by


Philadelphia sports teams have local fans excited about their winning performances. The Eagles started their season undefeated. The Phillies made the World Series out of nowhere. The Philadelphia MLS team, the Union, made it to the MLS Cup. Along with all of this, the 76ers and Flyers have looked impressive early in their own respective […]

Fleetwood Soccer Team Primed to Go All the Way

November 16, 2022 by


Fleetwood is known for its soccer, winning the state title 3 times in its history. This year, the team is planning to go back with a record of 16-1-1. Fleetwood soccer has been awaiting this victory for the past four years. “Are we better this year than last year?” sophomore soccer player Lukas Landis said.¨Yes, […]

Fleetwood Soccer Undefeated

November 2, 2022 by


The Fleetwood Area High School soccer team is red hot, without taking a single loss while leaving opponents in the dust. According to MaxPreps Website, the team was ranked 15th in the state as of October 3. They were also ranked first in their division as well, 222nd out of the entire nation.  It doesn’t […]

Davin Millisock Is a Sophomore Soccer Star

October 24, 2022 by


Fleetwood Area High School student Davin Millisock has outdone himself for Fleetwood’s soccer team this season. Davin is in the graduating class of 2025 and is a soccer star who just keeps getting better and better. Davin has been playing soccer since he was three years old. He really got into the sport by watching […]

Homecoming Kicks off Another New School Year

October 17, 2022 by


Every year, Fleetwood students, staff, and the surrounding community come together to celebrate a Fleetwood athletic event for Homecoming, and this year that was a recent football game.  According to a Hall of Fame Plaque and Sign article,  “The earliest beginnings of Homecoming date back to college alumni football games…to bring everyone back home and […]

Champions League Reaches Its Conclusion

August 10, 2022 by


The Champions League is coming to an end, and there is only one game left. This final is between Real Madrid and Liverpool. This is a rematch between these two huge clubs, as they played each other in the final just three years ago. Three years ago, Real Madrid won the game 3-1 against Liverpool, […]

Donaldson’s Quote Lands Him in Hot Water

August 6, 2022 by


During the Yankee-White Sox game, Josh Donaldson made a racially charged comment alluding to Jackie Robinson when speaking to player Tim Anderson.  During the first inning of the game, Donaldson said to Anderson, “What’s up, Jackie?”  The White Sox manager Tony La Russa heard the comment and told the media that it was a racial […]

Tennessee Volunteers Defy Expectations and Make History

June 2, 2022 by


The Tennessee Volunteers just locked in their second SEC East title in school history.  At the start of the year, Tennessee was predicted to be the 19th team in the nation, with Texas being predicted as number one in the nation.  But now,Tennessee is the number one team in the country for D1 baseball with […]

76ers Enter Playoffs

June 1, 2022 by


The 76ers are in the 2022 playoffs! The team grabbed the fourth spot in the Eastern Conference, clinching the playoffs.  The team has to play the Toronto Raptors, who, just like the 76ers, secured a playoff spot and are 5th in the conference.  The first game of the series was held in Philadelphia, the 76ers’ […]

FAHS Junior to Compete in Special Olympics

May 21, 2022 by


One of Fleetwood’s very own students will be participating in The special Olympics. This student’s name is Matt Foose. He is a junior at Fleetwood Area High School.   The event is the largest statewide competition, bringing more than 2,000 athletes and 750 coaches. Competition in athletics, basketball, equestrian, golf, gymnastics, softball, swimming, and tennis highlight […]

Three FAHS Students Sign Letter of Intent for Swimming

May 21, 2022 by


On 21 April 2022, three FAHS students signed their letters of intent. All students are going to different schools but are continuing their swimming careers.  The first swimmer, Maren Schermerhorn, committed to La Salle University and will be majoring in nursing. She has been swimming for twelve years. When looking back at who motivated her […]

Champions League Knockout Stages Commence

May 11, 2022 by


The Champions League knockout stages are on, and there were some surprises, some domination, and full of excitement. The most exciting game was PSG vs Real Madrid. This was the most hyped-up match and lived up to the hype. The first game was dominated by PSG but couldn´t really show that with the score, as […]

MLB Lockout Ends with New Rules

May 5, 2022 by


The MLB and the MLBPA recently had a disagreement that lasted for ninety-nine days with no information revealed about the forthcoming MLB season.  Now the two sides have finally come to an agreement, bringing with it new rules for the MLB and MLBPA. One of the new rules is called the Ohtoni rule. This new […]

Messi v. Ronaldo: Who’s the GOAT?

April 27, 2022 by


There are many debates from the world of soccer, but most would agree that Messi vs. Ronaldo is the most well-known. Lionel Messi and Christiano Ronaldo are two of the best players that soccer has ever seen, and the two have dominated the game for over a decade. Both play as attackers; therefore, it is […]

Fleetwood Boys’ Basketball Wins Division Championship

April 4, 2022 by


For the first time in over 40 years, the Fleetwood Area High School boys’ basketball team has won a division championship. This was accomplished due to their outstanding teamwork and dedication to their peers. “I’d say the game started off difficult. It was close through the first quarter, but we went on a huge run […]

Texas Longhorns Are Out for Revenge

April 4, 2022 by


The Texas baseball team is ranked number one in the country as of March 17, 2022. Their record is 14-5, only losing one series, and they have a .737 win percentage.  The Texas Longhorns have a home record of 6-1, an away record of 6-3, and a natural record of 2-1. They haven’t played anyone […]

The U.S. Wins Gold and Makes History

March 22, 2022 by


The United States has won a total of twenty-five medals in the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. America sent 224 people to fifteen different events.  The United States earned eight gold medals in eight different events, making them fifth in the medal count.  The most recent gold medalist was Alexander Hall for men’s slopestyle. This was […]

Bengals Are One Game Short

March 20, 2022 by


The Bengals did end up losing in the Super Bowl, but they should not hang their heads because no one expected them to have the season they had. According to, the Bengals were expected to go 6-11 and not make the playoffs. As one can see, this team was not seen as a Super […]