NFL Draft

NFL Draft

Boston Thorpe, Joshua Saft, Landon Chinnis, and Skyler wright

April 13, 2018


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The NFL Draft is going to be held in Arlington TX the weekend of April 26-28. All 32 NFL teams will be participating in the 7 round selection of hopeful college athletes. The draft selection order is based on the teams’ standing after the 2017 season. The top 15 predicted selections are,first cleve...

March Madness

March Madness

Garrett Hevey, Colin Link, Alexander Downie, and Grant Moore

March 19, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, HOT TOPICS, NEWS, SPORTS

The NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament (known informally as March Madness or the Big Dance) is a single-elimination tournament played each spring in the United States, currently features  68 college basketball teams from the Division I level of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), to...

Forbes Track 2018

Forbes Track 2018

Joseph Quintanilla, Skyler Wright, Faith Walker, and Jasmin Garcia

March 19, 2018


Filed under HOT TOPICS, NEWS, SPORTS, SPOTLIGHT

At Forbes Middle School, our track season started on February 19. There are long distance, short distance and  field events. There are a total of 17 different events in which to participate. Our track team is pretty decent, but Farley will destroy all the track teams. On our recent meet that t...

The World Cup

The World Cup

Kimberly Salazar, Jeza Ramos, Boston Thorpe, and Bryan Chavez

March 9, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, NEWS, SPORTS, STUDENT FEATURES

The World Cup has been around for 88 years. The World Cup is one of the biggest and most famous soccer tournament in the world. Soccer fans all of the world gather to watch their country’s team play. The 2018 Men’s Fifa World Cup will start on Thursday June, 14 with Russia vs. Saudi Arabia at 11...

8th Grade Basketball Tournament

8th Grade Basketball Tournament

Joel Lopez, Contributor

January 31, 2018


Filed under AROUND CAMPUS, NEWS, SPORTS

On January 20th Forbes Middle School had a school tournament, witch they played Leander and Henry Middle School. The first matchup Forbes had was Leander Middle school. Leander has a has harder district teams then forbes does. The game started and both teams were in a slow rhythm in the first half, but the second hal...

Taylor Tournament CHAMPS!

Taylor Tournament CHAMPS!

December 11, 2017


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The Taylor Tournament was held over the weekend and all of the games were very exciting. The Forbes Falcons eighth grade team ended the tournament as the champions and the seventh grade team  walked away with a respectable third place finish. The Forbes Falcons and the Benold Eagles went head-to-head...

Volleyball♥

Volleyball♥

Faith Walker

October 3, 2017


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Volleyball is a fun and athletic sport. Every Tuesday and Friday we  go to the weight room so we can build up our physical strength. But when we are preparing for the game we go into game mode which means, getting ready for the game to start. We always try to get a hit- set- pass over the net. A hit ...

Volleyball

Volleyball

Alexis Flora

October 2, 2017


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The 2017-2018 Forbes volleyball season has been a rewarding begging to the season for the 7th and 8th grade. Our 7th grade A and B teams have had great progress. The B team for 7th grade is currently 2-1 for the season they have had great rallies, fun teamwork, and  great serves. The A team for 7...

Touchdown!

Touchdown!

Landry Clayton

October 2, 2017


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"Every quarterback can throw a ball; every running back can run; and every receiver can catch; but that mental toughness that you talk about translates into competitiveness." Tom Brady   Brady is one of the best offensive players on one of the best teams of all time. Here, at Forbes, we have a pretty good ...

7th Grade Boy’s Football

Wyatt Beach

October 2, 2017


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The 7th grade B team is currently undefeated and the A team is 0-3 as of 9/27/17. They won against Tippit 20-0. The running back Becton made three touchdowns. They won against Benold 0-6.Once again Becton made the touchdown. It seems that he is carrying the B team on his shoulders. The B team won...

Football Injury List

Allen Baker, contributor

October 2, 2017


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Throughout the football season many football players were hurt after games and practices Walter is one of the injured players. He sprained in his hamstring when he got tackled the wrong direction Manzernaras is the second injured player. Which he has worse, as so he went to the emergency room just...

Forbes Falcons B Team Football

Forbes Falcons B Team Football

Avery Aldaco

October 2, 2017


Filed under NEWS, SPORTS

The 8th grade first game was against Tippet at EVHS. During that game Owen Nabe made 4 touchdowns they didn’t make all of the 2 point conversion and Dominick Noel made a 75 yard touchdown. At the end the score was 36-0 Falcons did very well that night and nobody got hurt. The second game was ...

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