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CHS student athletes train over the summer

CHS student athletes train over the summer

By Kathy Hu, Advertising/Subscriptions Manager

June 8, 2018


Filed under Fall, Online Exclusives, Sports, Top Stories

Participating in school sports, although sometimes just an extracurricular, is a huge commitment, and one that can even begin over the summer. At CHS,  a total of 10 out of the 23 sports are fall sports. Almost all of the fall sports always begin their season in the summer with team training and ...

MCPS football programs take hit due to injuries

MCPS football programs take hit due to injuries

By Jackson Resnick, Social Media Editor

March 13, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

High school football is a staple of American culture. It is a classic way for teenagers to hang out together while cheering loud and proud for their football team and their school. This cultural mammoth has lived on to this day, but has recently experienced a drop-off in participation. Now, however,...

Students pay the price to play CHS sports

Students pay the price to play CHS sports

By Jenna Greenzaid, Features Editor

January 10, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports, Spring, Winter

CHS wouldn’t be the same without students who try to cram as many sports as they can into their already-busy schedules. But how to appropriate their time isn’t the only factor playing into the decision to play multiple sports; students often pay the price.   For many aspiring athletes, there are many f...

Ice hockey glides through first games of season

Ice hockey glides through first games of season

By Will Hyland, Sports Editor

November 21, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

CHS Varsity I hockey have won not one, not two but three Maryland division and state titles over the past three seasons. This year, they are looking to add a fourth.   After winning a record setting third straight state championship, CHS is once again among the favorites to win the state c...

Boys soccer sectional final: B-CC 2, CHS 0

Boys soccer sectional final: B-CC 2, CHS 0

By Jake Herman, News Editor

November 21, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

The CHS Boys Soccer team was upset by B-CC in the Sectional Finals Nov. 3 in a gritty 2-0 match.   During the regular season, the Bulldogs beat B-CC 2-1 after getting off to a fast start with two early goals. In the sectional finals, the script was flipped as the Barons converted an early corner...

Field hockey regional final: Churchill 4, B-CC 0

Field hockey regional final: Churchill 4, B-CC 0

By Jake Herman, News Editor

November 21, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

The CHS field hockey team advanced to the state semifinals with a convincing 4-0 win over B-CC on Nov. 1.   This is the second consecutive year that the Bulldogs ousted the B-CC Barons in the field hockey regional final.   CHS controlled the game from start to finish, as early goals from juniors Lizzie Hs...

Girls soccer: second round, B-CC 1, CHS 1, B-CC pulls ahead in overtime shootout

Girls soccer: second round, B-CC 1, CHS 1, B-CC pulls ahead in overtime shootout

By Jake Herman, News Editor

November 21, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

The third seeded CHS girls soccer team saw its season end in heartbreaking fashion Oct. 31 when they lost a penalty kick shootout to number two seed B-CC.   100 minutes of back-and-forth play couldn’t decide a winner between the two teams after they traded goals midway through the secon...

Athlete of the Month: October 2017

Athlete of the Month: October 2017

By Sophie Liss, Sports Editor

October 31, 2017


Filed under Athlete of the Month, Fall, Sports

The lone goal in a tight game against rival Walter Johnson High School. A goal to seal the victory against Wootton High School. A hat trick to lift the bulldogs past Kennedy High School. These are just a few of the examples of midfielder and senior captain Darius Siahpoosh’s impacts on the CHS boys soccer ...

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