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#DirtyThirty dominates

#DirtyThirty dominates

By Michael fox and Fiona Asbury

September 29, 2014

They are a tiny army with great strength. They fight as one, regardless of size. Side by side, each player has the others’ backs. They are determined to win, they are ready to fight. They are, the dirty 30. Although the football team graduated 15 seniors last year, the Bulldogs have high hopes for...

Tree Planted on CHS Football Field

Tree Planted on CHS Football Field

By Michael Fox, Sports Editor

September 19, 2014

On the morning of Sept. 8, athletic director Scott Rivinius spent part of his morning preparing the football field for the soccer games that would occur later in the day,  when he was surprised to see none other than a newly planted tree positioned on the grass near mid field. Whoever pulled off...

The ‘Dirty Thirty’ dominate BCC

By Julia McDermott, Sports Editor

September 8, 2014

The CHS football team stepped onto the field Friday night for its match against BCC and delivered a big win for the first game of the season, beating the Barons with a final score of 39-0. After losing to the Barons 25-15 during the team’s 1-9 season last year, the Bulldogs were ready to redeem...

Fans crave more intensity in the NBA

Fans crave more intensity in the NBA

By Michael Fox, Sports Editor

May 16, 2014

Michael Jordan dribbles down the court, crosses over left, steps back, fires, swish. MJ does it again. Jordan has yet again led the Chicago Bulls to another NBA title. It’s interesting to see how each team performs when playing different opponents in the NBA regular season, but it certainly makes...

Fresh new jerseys improve Bulldogs’ look, play

Fresh new jerseys improve Bulldogs’ look, play

By Michael Fox, Sports Editor

April 21, 2014

The Bulldogs step out onto the field, proudly wearing their fresh new jerseys for the first time. The Under Armour with blue, green and white colors gives the team a look that no one will ever forget. This year, some sports teams have upgraded their jerseys to give CHS a whole new look as a school this y...

March Madness storms through CHS hallways

March Madness storms through CHS hallways

By Ana Faguy and Michael Fox

March 24, 2014

The madness has begun. Yet again, it is time for all college basketball fans to come together and make their ever-so-famous brackets. People will begin to hustle together and decide the future of the NCAA basketball tournament. Every year, people all across the country commence in celebration of the ...

Emblem 3 comes to the Fillmore in Silver Spring

Emblem 3 comes to the Fillmore in Silver Spring

By Madison Hurr and Michael Fox

March 4, 2014

The spirited pop-rock trio, Emblem3, came to the Fillmore Silver Spring on their “#bandlife” tour Feb 27. The tour started in Texas Feb 10 and will end in the artists’ home state of California in late March.   Emblem3 is composed of brothers Wesley and Keaton Stromberg and their friend...

Hockey

Hockey

By Michael Fox, Sports Photo Editor

February 26, 2014

The CHS hockey team may not have won the championship, but each and every man on the ice bled blue and green in a 4-2 loss against Wootton Feb. 17. The Bulldogs concluded the regular season with a 9-2-1 record. Junior and assistant captain Ross Allen led the team in points with nine goals and 16 assi...

NFL changes upcoming pro bowl

NFL changes upcoming pro bowl

By Michael Fox, sports Photo Editor

December 17, 2013

The NFL is making a variety of changes to previous years’ pro bowls as the 2014 game approaches. The game that used to be played between the two conferences, AFC (American football Conference) and NFC (National Football Conference), will now be played between two teams drafted by specific captains. The...

Hockey hopes to repeat State Championship win

By Michael Fox, Sports Photo Editor

December 3, 2013

The varsity hockey team started off it season on a good note, making a statement to the other teams in the league as they beat Richard Montgomery 10-0 in the season opener Nov. 11. This win is a strong start for the team which became Maryland state champions for the 2012-2013 winter season after defeati...

Professional football is more entertaining

By Micahel Fox and Arjun Swaminathan

October 30, 2013

The comparison between college football and professional football is like that of boys to men: college football is an unfinished product, while the NFL is the real deal. On a number of levels, football played by paid athletes is far more rewarding than football played by college athletes.  Profess...

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