EHS wins the 118th playing of The Game 25-21

Taft Gantt ’20 In front of a crowd of thousands at Johnson Stadium, Woodberry Forest lost to Episcopal High School 21-25 in the 118th playing of The Game. The Maroon started their comeback in the third quarter scoring 19 unanswered points to end the game. Dequece Carter had […]

Who Will Be in the Tiger Suit?

Charlie Moore ’19 As the game approaches, the players, coaches, and cheerleaders prepare for the biggest day of their season. But one person who is often lost in the midst of all the hype and fanfare is the occupant of historic the tiger suit. Because we at Woodberry […]

Bonfire Build

Will Thomas ’19 On Tuesday and Wednesday of Game week, the AD program worked with the Outdoors program to build this year’s Bonfire. It was an impressive operation. The journey began with the search for suitable logs, not puny sticks like at EHS. There was a number of […]

Quick Facts on The Game

Taft Gantt ’20 This Saturday, November 10th, 2018, Woodberry Forest School will take on Episcopal High School in the 118th playing of The Game. The season-ending football game is the oldest consecutive high school football rivalry in the South. “Before daybreak on a chill morning in 1901, Woodberry […]

LARGE BONFIRE READY

From Oracle November 20, 1936   Volume XXXV Number 4,  p.1 It has long been the custom in the traditional football rivalry between Woodberry Forest and Episcopal High School for the home team to build a large bonfire to be lighted by the captain of the winning team after the […]

Why the Woodberry Community Should Vote

Charlie Moore ’19 In the words of Hillary Clinton, “pokemon go to the polls!” With mid term elections less than a week away, (no, not a presidential election, but one where we elect our representatives, state officeholders, and some senators) it’s time to remind everyone to go vote. […]