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Boys basketball team looks to out-dunk the competition

Senior Jomo Goings goes for a dunk during a game against Quince Orchard. The boys basketball team is looking for a long run in their season's playoffs.

By Andrew Chan, Sports Editor

March 3, 2020

Down by one against rival division champs Blake High School, the ball is inbounded by senior Ryan Flax. The crowd is cheering, and Flax inbounds the ball. After a shot by the Bulldogs falls short, senior Jake Berlin rises, grabbing the offensive rebound and scoring the game winning putback. The WCHS ...

With new setup, CHS boy’s basketball shoots for success

By Kyle Emery, Staff Writer

January 10, 2018

Dribbling, shooting and scoring: this combination of skills makes up only a mere half of a basketball player's mentality when playing basketball. With yet another year of rigorous competition, the CHS basketball team is preparing to utilize these simple skills, along with their knowledge of teamwork and...

Boys Basketball

Boys Basketball

By Jonathan Greenzaid, Business Manager

December 3, 2013

The boys basketball team, led by first-year head coach Robert Bean, looks to start off the new season strong after finishing with a record of 18-6 last season. The team will rely on senior guard Allen Njumbe after the graduation of forward Bryant Wheatley and guard Dominique Williams, who led the tea...

Boys basketball keeps its eyes on states

Boys basketball keeps its eyes on states

By Josh Denicoff, Production Editor

February 28, 2013

The boys basketball team is pushing towards the playoffs with only two losses in the last 13 games. The team has been playing hard so far this season, earning its 17-5 record. "We have clinched our division, so we’ve already reached one of our goals," senior Bryant Wheatley said. The Bulldogs have ...

Boys basketball starts off with winning record

Boys basketball starts off with winning record

By Benjamin Schick, Online Sports Editor

December 21, 2012

The boys basketball team has started the season with a 2-1 record, earning its winning record with a blowout 66-36 win at home against Gaithersburg Dec. 11. Junior Allen Njumbe led the team with 20 points, and senior Bryant Wheatley pulled down 15 rebounds. "We’ve got a group of talented players,"...

Boys Basketball completes sweep of rival Wootton

By By David Wilson: Sports Editor

March 2, 2010

Coaches in the sports world are often fired for losing to their rivals and praised for beating them. If this is the case at CHS, then boys basketball coach Matthew Miller should consider his job secure after sweeping archrival Wootton for the first time since this senior class has arrived at Churchill. After...

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