The Observer

Hockey state bound

Hockey state bound

By Zoe Forster, Sports Editor

March 1, 2013

With a 6-0 win against Oakdale Feb. 22, the hockey team secured a divisional title and a spot in the state championship. The Bulldogs also claimed the Montgomery Hockey Conference Championship title after defeating Walter Johnson, 9-0, Feb. 15. The Bulldogs came out hard in the first period, scoring ...

Hockey rolls through competition undefeated

By Josh Denicoff, Production Editor

December 21, 2012

The hockey team has asserted itself early this season, reaching a 3-0 league record with convincing wins. After dominant wins, the team is confident in its ability to go deep in this season. "Our team can definitely win states," junior Connor Liu said. "We have the talent, the depth, and the drive to ...

Hockey showcased in Capitals Game of the Week

By Kaite Gauch, Production Editor

December 21, 2012

The CHS hockey team was chosen through an online poll to have its game against Whitman showcased as the inaugural Washington Capitals High School Game of the Week Nov. 30; CHS won 7-2. As soon as the voting polls went up, over 8,000 votes were cast as people throughout the area used social media  to...



By Katie Gauch, Production Editor

November 30, 2012

The club hockey team came out on top with a dominating win against Walter Johnson Nov. 16 to start the season, extending last year’s undefeated regular season streak. "We won 10-1 and obviously played pretty well, but we didn’t play a very good team," senior captain Zach Satin said. After a 10-...

Hockey advances to regional final, remains undefeated

Senior Alex Dourian shoots on goal against Sherwood Feb. 3. The Bulldogs blew out the warriors 12-0 and remained perfect on the season.

By By Matt Raab, Opinions Production Editor

February 21, 2012

  After securing a perfect regular season and the divisional title with a 5-4 victory over Whitman Feb. 10, the ice hockey team extended its win streak into the playoffs with a 6-1 defeat of Bethesda-Chevy Chase Feb. 13, bringing the team’s record to 10-0.   The 6-1 victory over B-CC played ou...

Hockey starts off strong, aims for back-to-back titles

Hockey starts off strong, aims for back-to-back titles

By By Joel Denicoff, Sports Editors

December 21, 2011

  After coming off a state championship last season, the hockey team is looking to have the same kind of success it experienced last year.   The team seems to be on the right track, as the Bulldogs steamrolled Wootton, Walter Johnson (WJ) and Bethesda Chevy-Chase (B-CC) in their first t...

Field hockey’s season ends in Regional finals

Field hockey’s season ends in Regional finals

By By Joe Haynes, Editor-in- Chief

November 21, 2011

  Following an impressive 10-2 regular season record and playoff victories over Northwest and Wootton, the field hockey team lost in the regional finals to B-CC Nov. 2.   The appearance was the deepest the Bulldogs have advanced in the playoffs since 2007, when they also lost in the region...

Field hockey plows through regular season with high hopes for playoffs

By Matt Raab Sports Production Editor

October 26, 2011

      After a nearly perfect first part of the season, the field hockey team is seeking to wrap up with continued success into the playoffs.   "Last year we had trouble coming out of the close games," coach Catherine Miller said.  "This year, we are better at keeping our cool." ...

Defense leads field hockey to undefeated start

By Nicole Malament, Archive Manager

September 27, 2011

After losing five seniors last year, the CHS field hockey team kicked off the season with a 5-0 win Sept. 2 against Wheaton, a 2-0 win against B-CC Sept. 13, a 7-0 win against Gaithersburg Sept. 15, a 3-1 win against Clarksburg Sept. 18 and an 8-0 win against Einstein Sept. 19. CHS defeated Wheaton...

Hockey defeats Urbana to win state championship

By Matthew Bothers, Sports Editor and Jillian Postal, Online Sports Editor

March 25, 2011

After senior captain Matt Senker tackled senior goalie Spencer Trone to the ground as the final buzzer sounded, the rest of the hockey team joined in on the dog pile as the 2011 state champions began their celebration. The Bulldogs were able to prevail 4-3 in the Feb. 28 back-and-forth scoring rally...

Athlete of the Month

By Jillian Postal, Online Sports Editor

March 25, 2011

Senior ice hockey captains Matt Senker and Curtis Milkman have played hockey together since eighth grade, but in their final season together, they have come full circle.  They have accomplished the ultimate goal: wining a state championship. “I couldn’t have asked for a better way to go out,”...

Hockey team enters playoffs after strong season end

By By Alec Fanaroff- Online Opinions Editor

March 1, 2011

Hot off of a 10-1 win against Blair during senior night, Feb. 4, at Cabin John Ice Rink, the hockey team now holds a record of 10-4.  The Bulldogs have only suffered one grueling regular season defeat this year against Wootton Dec. 17 and have since been playing with an increased desire to win in...

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