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  • The Shakespeare Club's performance of "Julius Caesar" will be on April 29 and 30 at 7:00 p.m. in the WAUD. Admission is $5.

  • Festival of the Arts is April 26 and 27 from 6-9 p.m.

  • Come to A234 on April 26 during lunch for a presentation on immigration and refugee settlement. Pizza will be served.

  • The media center will be closed before and during school April 26 for SMOB voting.

  • See Ms. Safran in B311 if you're interested in becoming Whitman's liaison to the Montgomery County Regional SGA.

  • Whitman Idol is April 25 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. Admission is $5.

  • Anyone interested in auditioning as a speaker at graduation should come to A212 on April 27 after school.

  • Tickets for prom are being sold starting April 24 at $45 per person.

  • The Science Club will be hosting interactive discussions and presentations on April 25. Come to Room C326 after school.

  • Dogs will be visiting Whitman on April 21. Stop by the small gym during both lunch periods.

Feb. 7 Sports Recap

Girls basketball takes down RM as Abby Meyers becomes leading scorer at Whitman; boys basketball's comeback falls short in loss to RM

Graphic by Charlotte Alden.

Graphic by Charlotte Alden.

Graphic by Charlotte Alden.

By Sam Shiffman, Ben Levin

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Girls basketball

The girls basketball team (16–2) dominated the Richard Montgomery Rockets 60–45 in a game that saw guard Abby Meyers become the all-time leader in points in Whitman basketball history.

Abby Meyers entered the game with 1,555 points in her Whitman career, and her 20 point outing was enough to pass former boys basketball player Gary Brown, who played at Whitman nearly 50 years ago.

Aside from Abby Meyers, forwards Olivia Meyers and Carter Mcgloon both contributed with 11 and eight points respectively.

The team’s next game is away against Wootton on Friday at 7:15.

Boys basketball

The boys basketball team (12–5) fell to the Richard Montgomery Rockets 60–53 on Tuesday night, marking the Vikes first consecutive loss on the season.

The Vikings’ comeback in the fourth quarter wasn’t enough to dig them out of the 44–31 hole created after the first three quarters.

Guard Hannes Kogelnik lead the team with 12 points on four three-pointers. Center Kieran Kindig registered a season-high 10 points in his second home game back from injury.

The Vikes play at Wootton on Friday night at 5:30.

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Feb. 7 Sports Recap