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New App Makes Online Shopping Simple for CHS Students

'Aurdr' Co-Founders Tim Manik, Ramsey Hatoum and Luka Jeremic promote their app

By Michael Fox, Senior Writer

April 22, 2016

Aurdr is a recently released app on the app store that allows CHS students to both buy and sell high demand products at discounted prices. This unique app was founded by juniors Ramsey Hatoum, Govind Anand, Tim Manik, Sam Eticha, Sid Komaragiri, Luka Jeremic and Mina Jeremic. “Aurdr (pronounce...

Juniors, Know Your Place: Tuckerman Ln.

Juniors, Know Your Place: Tuckerman Ln.

By Michael Fox and Jonathan Greenzaid

December 23, 2015

A letter to the juniors who think it is permissible to park on Gainsborough Road and Victory Lane: Fewer than 100 seniors were provided with parking spots in the senior lot for the 2015-16 school year. However, those left spot-less instantly became Darwinists: experiencing survival of the fittest...

Student art spotlight: Kennedy Gray

Senior Kennedy Gray had never sung solo in front of her peers before the CHS’ Got Talent Competition Dec. 2. Gray was inspired to sing by her grandmother who encouraged her to get over her stage fright.

By Michael Fox, Editor-in-Chief

December 22, 2015

All of the participants in the highly competitive Churchill’s Got Talent (CHSGT) show were impressive, with acts ranging from band performances to dancing to beatboxing. However, senior Kennedy Gray had just enough talent to sing her way into the winner’s circle. Gray sang a nearly perfect version...

Athlete of the Month: Faith Kean

Sophomore Faith Kean navigates the ball around an opponent during a game against WJ

By Michael Fox, Editor-In-Chief

October 29, 2015

Dorothy Kean, mother of sophomore Faith Kean, originally liked that her daughter played field hockey because it was a “safe sport.” But as she watched her daughter progress as a student-athlete, she noticed her daughter’s talents shine on the ‘fockey’ field. Kean played soccer and lacrosse...

New EHS Inductees

New EHS Inductees

By Michael Fox, Editor-In-Chief

October 28, 2015

Congratulations to all of the newly inducted members of the English Honor Society: Govind Anand Gwenyth Asbury Hannah Ashe Tiffany Cao Emiliana Cardinale Jennifer Chen Ig-Jun Cho Loraine Chow Rebecca Clem Autumn Cook Donna Dadkhoo Abhiksha Desai Grant Dong John Dorsey Jennifer Duan Brighid...

Varsity one hockey skates through playoff push

The Bulldogs stand proudly after their 11-0 win against the B-CC Barons on senior night Feb. 6. The team will play in the state semifinals Feb. 23.

By Michael Fox, Sports Editor

February 23, 2015

Offense wins games, but defense wins championships. Fortunately the CHS hockey team is lucky enough to have both a dominant defense and an explosive offense. The hockey team is approaching the playoffs with a 14-1 overall record and a 9-0 league record. The team rolled into the postseason as the number...

Winter’s top five hardest things to do in sports

Junior Bridie Dunn successfully lands a dive in a recent competition.

By Michael Fox, Sports Editor

December 22, 2014

In the world of sports, many debates focus on how difficult a sport is to play compared to other sports. The debates have continued on and on, so the Observer weighs to share its opinion on the top five hardest things to do in winter high school sports. Landing a Successful Dive: Although many see it as j...

Athletes Commit

Senior Kali Becker is one of the many CHS athletes to commit this fall.

By Michael Fox, Julia McDermott, and Hannah Yasharoff

November 21, 2014

Senior Louis Dubick Senior Louis Dubick verbally committed to the University of Maryland at College Park as a sophomore after the 2011-2012 spring season, but Dubick officially signed as a Terrapin for the 2016 season Nov. 12. Dubick shined in his four years as a Bulldog, scoring 189 goals and ha...

Dawgs pounce on Patriots in hockey victory

Junior Trevor Dixon (left) carries the puck down the ice to lead CHS to victory.

By Michael Fox, Sports Editor

November 17, 2014

From the sound of the first face-off, both teams knew it would be a blood match. Players getting crushed into the boards, open ice hits, trash talk and any other physical elements of the game of hockey. The varsity Hockey team beat Wootton 6-1 Nov. 14. The team out shot its rival 30 shots to 15 as...

Athlete Commits

Athlete Commits

By Michael Fox, Sports Editor

October 24, 2014

Congratulations to senior Marshall Rhodes who recently committed to St. Mary’s College of Maryland to play lacrosse next year. Rhodes has been on varsity lacrosse, playing midfielder since his freshman year, and has shined as a competitor for the Bulldogs. Rhodes had _ goals and _ assists in the...

OSPN: Observer Sports People Network

October 8, 2014

The Churchill Observer recaps all CHS sports in the new segment OSPN.

Athlete of the Month

Athlete of the Month

By Michael Fox, Sports Editor

September 29, 2014

She carries the ball down the field, maneuvering past defenders, looking to make the open pass, when she realizes there is an open lane. She picks her corner and fires the ball into the back of the net, goal. The captain scores again. Senior defensive midfielder Carly Kabelac began playing field hockey...

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