The Sting

  • November 13Come out to support your Hornets this Friday for playoffs at the Nest!
  • November 11Varsity Football Clinches Region 4 with 48-14 Win Over Etowah
  • October 18Graduation will be held on May 19th, 2020 @7:30 p.m. at Ameris Bank Amphitheater!
  • September 19Check out our newest articles under sports and news!

The Queen of the Mat

Gabby Lerner, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

Wrestling is a difficult sport that requires upper and lower body strength, as well as strategy and technique.  Junior Jenna Keiser is one of the only girls on the wrestling team. She has been on the team for one year, pro...

Football season ends on sour note

Rajath Prabhakar, Sports Editor

December 10, 2019

Another year, another lost season for the Roswell Hornets. The Varsity Football team saw their state title hopes unceremoniously taken from them by the Mill Creek Hawks, who beat them 41-17.  Hornets Exorcise Demons, Win 1st Round Pl...

Hornets Exorcise Demons, Win 1st Round Playoff Game

Rajath Prabhakar, Sports Editor

November 25, 2019

Coming off 2 straight 1st round exits, Roswell Varsity Hornets entered Friday’s contest 7-2 on the year. Their opponent: the Wheeler Wildcats. Roswell had beaten them in their homecoming game, but the ‘Cats were a much-im...

Jumping into the boy’s varsity basketball season

Gabby Lerner, Staff Writer

November 24, 2019

As only the fourth Roswell team in school history to play in the Elite Eight last year, the boy’s basketball team is back and ready for another impressive year.    Head varsity coach, Ty Phillips, has had the...

Wrapping Up Cross-Country’s Successful Season

Grace Swift, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

Both the boys and girls cross country team seasons finally came to an end this past weekend. The girls and boys team both had many accomplishments and achieved many things, including the varsity team qualifying for the state m...

Looking Back on the 2019 World Series

Alex Johnson, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

Should the Nationals Have Won the World Series? The 2019 World Series is a best out of seven games to end the 2019 season, played from October 22 to October 30 It was played between the American League champion Houston Astro...

Varsity Hornets Dispatch Etowah, Win Region 4

Rajath Prabhakar, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

Roswell Hornets entered Friday’s contest on a 3-game winning streak. Their opponent: the Etowah Eagles. Sitting at 3rd in Region 4, Friday’s game would decide the region. Etowah won the toss and deferred. Both teams’ o...

Dear Ray Manus

Smriti Tayal, Director of Design

November 4, 2019

Dear Ray Manus,   Under the blanket of darkness, it is the safety of your brightly lit lights that leads our school to victory. Watching the flour go up in the air at kickoff, hearing the excited cheers from the stand...

Lady hornets are getting hyped for the new basketball season

Grace Swift, Staff Writer

October 31, 2019

Hornets are getting hyped for the new  girl’s basketball season. A year removed from an Elite 8 run, the basketball team hopes to go even further this season. The team lost some seniors this year to college, including Lind...

Hornets Survive Overtime Thriller

October 30, 2019

In a defensive slugfest, the Varsity Hornets toppled the Walton Raiders in overtime, 14-7. The Raiders were undefeated in the region, while Roswell was coming off their first region victory of the season against Lassiter.  ...

Doneiko Slaughter, Defense, Lights-Out in Big Win at Lassiter

Rajath Prabhakar, Sports Editor

October 25, 2019

Coming off a 21-14 loss at Cherokee, the Varsity Hornets forced 3 turnovers, including 2 pick-sixes en route to a 42-6 win at Lassiter. The first quarter saw both teams losing fumbles on their opening possessions. However, it was ...

Lady Hornets basketball outlook with Lauren Hudgins

Ana Ferreira, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

With just a few weeks until the beginning of basketball season, the Lady Hornets are already preparing for it, doing conditioning three times a week and workouts since early September. They have to practice in the mornings and...

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