The Observer

Fall sports in review

Fall sports in review

By Jackson Resnick, Features Editor

December 17, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports, Top Stories

Boys Soccer (8-5-1) Coach Arnold Tarzy’s squad impressed once again this season, but could not get past an obstacle that the team has not been able to overcome in the past couple of years-- the sectional semi-finals. The team finished 10-5, a disappointment by WCHS standards. However, three of...

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...

Golf Secures Third Consecutive State Championship

Golf Secures Third Consecutive State Championship

By Sophie Liss, Social Media Editor

December 8, 2016


Filed under Sports

The co-ed golf team has consistently dominated Maryland high school golf competitions for the past three years, and is showing no sign of slowing down. The bulldogs won the 3A/4A state championship Oct. 26 for the third year in a row. With a team score of 315, CHS beat the next best team, Whitman,...

Soccer, Golf Coaches Bring Family Tie to CHS

Soccer, Golf Coaches Bring Family Tie to CHS

By Arielle Gordon, Editor-in-Chief

November 2, 2016


Filed under Sports

Like father, like son. Boys varsity soccer head coach Arnold Tarzy is the father of co-ed golf coach Robert Tarzy, making them the only relatives to both coach at CHS. Arnold is in his eighth season with boys soccer, after coaching golf for five years prior. Robert is following in his father’s footsteps...

Golf Coach Honored as All-Met Coach of the Year

Golf Coach Honored as All-Met Coach of the Year

By Rebekah Sklute, Online News Editor

June 5, 2016


Filed under Online Exclusives, Sports, Top Stories

Golf coach and LAD Resource teacher Aaron Vactor was named the All-Met Coach of the Year, an award recognizing him as the best coach in the Maryland, Virginia and D.C area. This is Vactor’s fourth year coaching golf, and his first year as the head coach at CHS. Last year, he was an assistant co...

CHS Golf Takes Excellence to a ‘Hole’ New Level

CHS Golf Takes Excellence to a ‘Hole’ New Level

By Ben Dross, Production Editor

November 24, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The defending 3A-4A west golf state champs did not let the pressure, or anything at all, get in the way of a championship repeat this season. Golf won all 20 of its matches this fall, giving the team its first perfect season. The 20-0 record was an improvement from its previously strong 19-1 record...

CHS Golf team repeats as State Champions

CHS Golf team repeats as State Champions

By Ben Dross, Production Editor

November 9, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The defending champs did not let the pressure, or anything at all, really, get in the way of a repeat this season. The golf team displayed complete dominance in the Maryland State Championship tournament. They shot a combined 572, breaking the state record by a whopping 24 strokes, and out shot second...

New Golf Coach Has High Expectations for Team

New Golf Coach Has High Expectations for Team

By Cristian Edwards, Online Sports Editor

September 29, 2015


Filed under Sports

Coming off an MPSSAA state championship win last year, the golf team was left coach-less after former head coach Mike Fisher stepped down, that is, until CHS resource teacher Aaron Vactor took charge as the team’s new coach. “I’ve coached golf in the past at Einstein,” Vactor said. “My dad...

Athlete of the Month: Dylan Rotter

Athlete of the Month: Dylan Rotter

By Christian Edwards, Staff Writer

November 21, 2014


Filed under Sports

Nobody knew about him, an unnoticed freshman who has never played high school golf before. Expectations were low, until he proved everyone wrong. This kid can play. The golf team won the Maryland 3A/4A state championship Oct. 29, and freshman Dylan Rotter helped CHS seal the win by shooting the lowest s...

Golf adds another win to State Championship record

Golf adds another win to State Championship record

By Julia McDermott, Sports Editor

November 20, 2014


Filed under Sports

The CHS golf team won its 12th overall state title Oct. 29 at the University of Maryland golf course, its first since 2008. Finishing with a final score of 603, the team took first place overall in the 3A/4A division, beating rival runner up Wootton, champion the previous two years, by ten strokes. “The...

Golf hopes to bounce back from unsatisfying finish

Golf hopes to bounce back from unsatisfying finish

By Christian Edwards, Staff Writer

September 26, 2014


Filed under Sports

Vengeance. You want it, but you have to work for it. This is the CHS golf team’s mentality this year, and anything less than a state championship win is a disappointment. After giving up 13 combined strokes in a loss to rival Wootton in the last day of the 3A/4A state championship last season, the...

Golf

Golf

By Julia McDermott, Sports Editor

December 4, 2013


Filed under Sports

The golf team had eight golfers qualify for States including sophomores Luke Schaap and Adam Gray, who placed third and sixth, respectively. The boys team  finished second in the state overall to rival Wootton. On the girls side, junior Eunbbie Kim and freshman Sheila Gaur tied for second place at...

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