Ethics Bowl Team Places 3rd in Regional Tournament

Daniel Lee ’19 Note: The Ethics Bowl is a group-style debate designed to encourage discourse over important ethical issues. This past Saturday, the WFS Ethics Bowl Team traveled to Collegiate for a day of rigorous deliberation and debate. This year’s team consisted of Reid Applestein, Ian Kim, Daniel […]

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 […]

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 […]