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Athlete of the Month: March 2018

Photo Courtesy of Andrew Welch

By Ethan C. Miller, Staff Writer

March 13, 2018

His opponent is in his grasp. He goes for the pin. Five seconds pass and a victor is declared. That victor is senior wrestling captain Andrew Welch.   Varsity wrestling has once again put up an impressive season, boasting a 4A West Regional Championship win and finished the State finals in s...

Assistant Track Coach to Compete in Olympics

CHS long and triple jump coach Muhammad Halim will represent the U.S. Virgin Islands at the Olympics in Rio this summer.

By Ethan C. Miller, Staff Writer

May 31, 2016

CHS long jump and triple jump coach Muhammad Halim qualified to compete for the U.S. Virgin Islands at the 2016 Rio Olympics after competing at the Morgan State Legacy meet in April. Born in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, Halim moved to New York when he was 7 years old and began his jumping career...

Students Doubt Success of New Arena Football Team

Washington is the newest home to an AFL franchise, which would play in a stadium similar the one above. The team is set to debut in the 2017 season.

By Ethan C. Miller, Staff Writer

May 3, 2016

Last month, Monumental Sports and Entertainment announced its acquisition of an Arena Football League team that will begin to play during the 2017 season. Arena football is similar to regular tackle football, with the biggest exceptions being that it’s played on a smaller field and played indoors....

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