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  • 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 on 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.

Jan. 27 Sports Recap

Jan. 27 Sports Recap

By Ben Levin, Sam Shiffman, and Amy Nankin
January 30, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter

Boys basketball escapes B-CC with one point victory despite Sanson's injury; girls basketball takes down B-CC despite sloppy start; hockey blows out QO

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Jan. 26 Sports Recap

Jan. 26 Sports Recap

By Daniel Weber
January 30, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter

Wrestling crushed by Churchill with only two match wins

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Jan. 25 Sports Recap

Jan. 25 Sports Recap

By Ben Levin and Sam Shiffman
January 27, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter

Boys and girls basketball rock the Rams with dominant victories; swim and dive struggles against B-CC in their last regular season meet

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Jan. 23 Sports Recap

Jan. 23 Sports Recap

By Sam Shiffman and Ben Levin
January 24, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter

Girls basketball The girls basketball team (12–1) obliterated the Einstein Titans 55–9 Monday despite not having multiple starters. The Vikes sat much of their starting lineup including leading scorer guard Abby Meyers and most of the starting lineup. Despite not having both Abby and Olivia ...

Jan. 21 Sports Recap

Jan. 21 Sports Recap

By Daniel Weber and Kyle Layman
January 24, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter

Wrestling The wrestling team (4–5) defeated the Magruder Colonels 42–34 but lost to the Quince Orchard Cougars 57–20 at Saturday’s tri-meet, snapping the Vikings three match winning streak. Read More »...

Jan. 20 Sports Recap

Jan. 20 Sports Recap

By Amy Nankin
January 24, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter

Hockey The hockey team (8–1–3) overtook the DC Stars (0–0–12) with an 8–2 victory Friday. Read More »...

Winter sports photo gallery

Winter sports photo gallery

January 23, 2017
Filed under Media, Sports, Winter

Jan. 19 Sports Recap

Jan. 19 Sports Recap

By Sam Shiffman and Ben Levin
January 23, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter

Girls and boys basketball annihilate WJ with dominant defensive performances

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Jan. 18 Sports Recap

Jan. 18 Sports Recap

By Daniel Weber
January 21, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter

Wrestling The wrestling team (3–4) trounced the Richard Montgomery Rockets 66–9 Wednesday as the Vikings’ recent success continued with a third straight victory. Read More »...

Jan. 17 Sports Recap

Jan. 17 Sports Recap

By Ben Levin and Sam Shiffman
January 18, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter

Boys basketball The boys basketball team (9–2) crushed the Wheaton Knights 65–38 on Tuesday night, keeping their perfect home record (5–0) intact. The Vikings cruised from the starting tip off, leading 21–8 after the first quarter. With a decisive 56–27 lead after the third quarter, t...

Jan. 13 Sports Recap

Jan. 13 Sports Recap

By Amy Nankin, Sam Shiffman, and Ben Levin
January 16, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter

Hockey The Vikings hockey team (7–1–3) fell to the Churchill Bulldogs (10–1–0) in a tough 4–1 loss. Read More »...

Alex Sanson transfers athleticism and scoring prowess to boys basketball team

Alex Sanson transfers athleticism and scoring prowess to boys basketball team

By Abby Snyder
January 11, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter

As the third quarter of a nail-biter at B-CC came to a close, overconfident B-CC fans began to taunt the six-foot Whitman player: “Airball! Airball!” Read More »...

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