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  • Whitman Idol is being held on April 25. Auditions are March 23 and 24 after school in the Music Hall.

  • The media center is looking for poetry submissions during April. Stop by the media center for more info.

Athlete of the month: Mark Meinecke ignites offense in defense

Athlete of the month: Mark Meinecke ignites offense in defense

By Daniel Weber
February 7
Filed under Athlete of the Month, Sports

After the Vikings hockey team missed out on the playoffs last year, defenseman Mark Meinecke was invited to attend the national hockey development camp over the summer before entering the 2016-17 season. He was determined to stop history from repeating itself. Although he’s only a sophomore, Meinecke i...

Athlete of the month: Paula Bathalon runs past the competition

Athlete of the month: Paula Bathalon runs past the competition

By Sam Shiffman
December 6
Filed under Athlete of the Month, Sports, Sports Showcase

Unlike many of her competitors, when cross country runner Paula Bathalon raced in both the county and state championships, she had almost no experience at the courses. Read More »...

Athlete of the month: Claire Hisle sprints to top MCPS scorer

Athlete of the month: Claire Hisle sprints to top MCPS scorer

By Joey Squeri
November 16
Filed under Athlete of the Month, Sports, Sports Showcase

At the start of this season, the field hockey team hadn’t beaten B-CC in 15 years. That streak came to an end Oct. 14 when forward Claire Hisle carried the Vikes to a 3–2 victory over the Barons. Read More »...

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