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CHS Indoor Track Runners Qualify for State Championship

CHS Indoor Track Runners Qualify for State Championship

By Sophie Liss, Social Media Editor

February 13, 2017

On Feb. 9, the CHS indoor track team competed in regionals for a chance to qualify for state championships, which will take place Feb. 21. An astonishing 11 CHS indoor track athletes made it to the state championship for their respective events, including both the boys and girls 4x800m relays. ...

Field Hockey Finishes Season as State Finalists

Field Hockey Finishes Season as State Finalists

By Ethan S. Miller and Max Kandel

December 2, 2016

CHS varsity field hockey concluded a record setting season, becoming the first team since 1985 to reach states. The team’s record improved from 9-5 in 2014 and 8-4-1 in 2015 to perfect in the 2016 regular season. While there are multiple factors contributing to the team’s success, the Bulldogs...

Boys Lacrosse Has High Expectations

Boys Lacrosse Has High Expectations

By Nathan Gertler, Online Sports Editor

March 23, 2016

Over the past few years, CHS boys lacrosse has been synonymous with excellence.  This year is no different, as the highly touted Bulldogs seem charged up for a chance at another deep playoff run. The team enters the season with a sour taste in its mouth, hoping to get back to the state championship...

CHS Golf Takes Excellence to a ‘Hole’ New Level

CHS Golf Takes Excellence to a ‘Hole’ New Level

By Ben Dross, Production Editor

November 24, 2015

The defending 3A-4A west golf state champs did not let the pressure, or anything at all, get in the way of a championship repeat this season. Golf won all 20 of its matches this fall, giving the team its first perfect season. The 20-0 record was an improvement from its previously strong 19-1 record...

Girls Soccer Makes School History

Girls Soccer Makes School History

By Michael Fox, Editor-in-Chief

November 24, 2015

The girls soccer team lost to Anne Arundel County’s Broadneck High School 1-0, Nov. 14 in the state semifinal game played at Richard Montgomery HS. Despite the loss, the Bulldogs were able to accomplish something no previous CHS girls soccer team had ever done before-playing in the state semifinals. The...

CHS Golf team repeats as State Champions

CHS Golf team repeats as State Champions

By Ben Dross, Production Editor

November 9, 2015

The defending champs did not let the pressure, or anything at all, really, get in the way of a repeat this season. The golf team displayed complete dominance in the Maryland State Championship tournament. They shot a combined 572, breaking the state record by a whopping 24 strokes, and out shot second...

Which team will win the next state championship?

By Michael Fox and Jonathan Greenzaid

April 28, 2015

What is the one accomplishment that is worked for each and every day of the season? The goal for which blood, sweat and tears are shed? The answer: a state championship. CHS had great success in the winter and fall seasons when it came to winning state championships. Golf, hockey and girls swim and...

Hockey wins State Championship with record-breaking dominance

Hockey wins State Championship with record-breaking dominance

By Gil Jacobson, News Editor

March 3, 2015

The CHS Varsity One hockey team defeated Marriotts Ridge 10-0 in the 2015 Maryland Student Hockey League (MSHL) 2A championship at The Gardens Ice House in Laurel Feb. 27. This is CHS’ second state championship victory in three years. “We had a great group this year,” head coach Ray McKenzie...

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...

Sutton is sixth freshman to win state championship

By Thomas Geenen, Staff Writer

March 21, 2011

Freshman Hunter Sutton became the state champion for the 119-pound weight class March 5 at the Cole Field House at the University of Maryland. “It feels really good to win states,” Sutton said. “The coaches are really hoping for more state titles in the future.” Sutton defeated Tuscarora...

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