Category: Athletics

Varsity Basketball Starts Season 0-4

Taft Gantt ’20 After a tough four games to start the season, the Tigers have yet to win a game. With a month until Prep League play begins, Woodberry has four games until Christmas Break to bounce back from their not ideal start. Woodberry tipped-off the season with […]

Varsity Swimming Dives Back 97-89

Audric Gupton ’20 and Reed Shemwell ’21 After a devastating defeat last year against the Cougars, the Tigers shot back with a 97-89 victory to end the three year loosing streak against Collegiate. Improved times across the pool led to a close but satisfying finish this year, completed with a final […]

Varsity Swimming & Diving Preview

Audric Gupton ’20 and Reed Shemwell ’21 The Tigers start the season with both old and new faces, including former captains Charles Moore 19’ and Michael Keohane 19’ among novices. The Tigers that swam in the fall have already competed against several alumni on the eve of the […]

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 […]

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 […]

Varsity Soccer Kicks it into the Postseason

Javon Darrien ’19 Despite going through a season of ups and downs, Varsity Soccer finds itself in excellent form as they head into the postseason. The team’s record stands at 9-6-2, but in the last few weeks they went 6-2, including a  7-0 victory against Benedictine and, most […]

Bengal Football Defeats King George 24-14

Taft Gantt ’20 After having two weeks to prepare for their final game, Woodberry’s Bengal Football squad defeated the Foxes of King George Middle School  24-14 on Tuesday evening. The Tigers got off to a quick start. On the first play from scrimmage, John Hill forced a fumble […]