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Boys Lax Takes Home Regional Championship

Boys Lax Takes Home Regional Championship

By Ben Dross, Sports Editor May 31, 2016

The boys lacrosse team wrapped up an impressive season, making it all the way to the state semifinals in dominant fashion. Unfortunately, the season ended with a disappointing loss in the state semifinals...

Senior Madison Farrand signs to play women's ice hockey for RIT.

Female Ice Hockey Player Commits to Play in College

By Ben Dross, Sports Editor May 31, 2016

Senior Madison Farrand has committed to the Rochester Institute of Technology to play women’s ice hockey. Playing for the CHS Varsity I ice hockey team, Farrand had 15 points in 16 games for the Bulldogs...

Welter sprints towards the finish line during an indoor track race.

Athlete of the Month- Mitchell Welter

By Ben Dross, Sports Editor May 4, 2016

For some, running is a chore. It’s just something you do to get into shape. For Mitchell Welter, it’s the opposite. From cross country in the fall to track in the winter and spring, Welter runs year...

Junior Zack Einhorn received an honorable mention for the boys swim and dive team.

CHS Athletes Named to Post’s All Met Team

By Ben Dross, Sports Editor May 4, 2016

Twelve CHS athletes were named to The Washington Post All Met winter teams for their respective sports.   The All Met teams represent the top talent from both public and private schools in the D.C....

Senior Lucy Bedewi tips the ball over the net during a recent match.

Girls Volleyball Team Sets Up For Outstanding Season

By Ben Dross, Production Editor October 29, 2015

It’s been one victory after another for the volleyball team this season, and they are trying to keep that trend going. The girls volleyball team is off to a fantastic start this season with a county...

AP Art History Classes Get Chance to Learn about Material Outside of Classroom

AP Art History Classes Get Chance to Learn about Material Outside of Classroom

By Ben Dross, Production Editor October 24, 2015

The AP Art History class took a field trip to the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore in order to learn more about the ancient art work they were studying in class Oct. 21. The class examines artwork from...

Boys Cross Country Preview

Boys Cross Country Preview

By Ben Dross, Production Manager September 29, 2015

CHS opened the year by beating the number one ranked B-CC team in a preseason scrimmage, and B-CC is the first of many tests  for the Bulldogs. The team will face off against top five teams, Whitman and...

New Redskins GM Scot McCloughan (left) led both the 49ers and Seahawks to a Super Bowl appearance.

Redskins fans unsure about new GM McCloughan

By Ben Dross, Staff Writer February 23, 2015

After the promotion of Bruce Allen, former Redskins General Manager turned President of Football Operations, CHS students are not very optimistic about the hiring of General Manager Scot McCloughan. McCloughan...

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