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Girls Volleyball Team Sets Up For Outstanding Season

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 best 15-1 record, and a 7-0 record against fellow division 4A Blue opponents. The team has its eyes...

Athlete of the Month: Faith Kean

Athlete of the Month: Faith Kean

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...

Girls Volleyball

By Ben Dross, Production Manager

September 30, 2015

The girls volleyball team has its sights on doing something that no previous girls volleyball team has done in school history - win a state championship. The team has yet to drop a match this year, posting a 4-0 record to open the season. "This year the girls are focused on playing strong and going...

Girls Soccer Preview

Girls Soccer Preview

By Ross Tanenbaum, Online News Editor

September 30, 2015

Girls soccer concluded its last year's playoff run with a 2-1 double overtime loss to B-CC. Hoping to repeat the highs of last year's 12-2-1 regular season, senior captains Nicole Brodkowitz, Lauren Mackie, Juliana Comer, and junior captain Frannie Phillips will strive for another strong season. "I...

Field Hockey Preview

Field Hockey Preview

By Nathan Gertler, Online Sports Editor

September 29, 2015

Despite losing 11 players from last year's roster, field hockey looks determined to replicate and even improve on its previous 9-5 regular season record. The Bulldogs have gotten off to a 2-2 start, defeating Einstein, 6-0, Sep. 16, and B-CC 2-1, Sep. 18. "We are playing well and are much more...

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 WJ Oct. 13. "We will be challenged in every dual meet," head coach Paul Jacobson said.

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

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...

Senior Swimmer Commits

Senior Swimmer Commits

By Nathan Deychman, Sports Editor

September 29, 2015

Congratulations to senior Hannah Lindsey who committed Sept. 14 to the University of Wisconsin for swimming. Lindsey has been swimming for CHS since her freshman year and is the two-time reigning state champion in the 100 meter backstroke. She also qualified for the 2016 Olympic Trials in the 200...

Football Coach Song Sets New Goals for Team

Football Coach Song Sets New Goals for Team

By Jonathan Greenzaid, Online Editor-in-Chief

September 29, 2015

New head football coach Albert Song is requiring all his players to sit in the front of their classrooms and to act as exemplary students. Some may consider this excessive, but he says he is preaching a character-first mentality. “My goal is to develop character first,” Song said. “I’m trying...

New Health and Fitness Club introduced at CHS

New Health and Fitness Club introduced at CHS

By Nathan Deychman, Sports Editor

September 25, 2015

Clubs are all but uncommon, but new ones with different ideals are hard to come by. The Health and Fitness Club is a new club debuting this year, and is the first of its kind at CHS. The club was founded on the basis that anyone can be fit. Its officers strive to help everyone develop a healthy lif...

D.C. rising reaches its climax in playoffs

D.C. rising reaches its climax in playoffs

By Nathan Gertler, Online Sports Editor

May 27, 2015

Generally speaking, teams with better regular seasons are more successful in the playoffs.  The Wizards, however, a team that had an above-average season at best, and the Capitals, a team that didn’t even win their own division, made amazing runs in the postseason. Resiliency, momentum, offensive...

Athlete of the Month

Athlete of the Month

By Cristian Edwards, Online Sports Editor

May 27, 2015

He seems to be everywhere. You can find him breaking tackles on the football field or blowing past other sprinters on the track.S enior Marquette Lewis has had the goal of being a part of the top sprinters on the extremely talented CHS track team since the beginning of his career. “All four years...

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