The Black & White

Golf ties for first place with WJ; beats B–CC and RM

By James Marzolf

September 15, 2019

The golf team (0-2-1) played against the Walter Johnson Wildcats, the B-CC Barons, and the Richard Montgomery Rockets on September 12th at Hampshire Greens. The Vikes and the Wildcats tied for first place each scoring 147 points, while the B-CC Barons scored 164 points, and the Richard Montgomery Rock...

Field hockey defeats Northwest 7–0

By Andrew Eagle

September 14, 2019

The field hockey team (2–0) crushed the Northwest Jaguars (1–1) 7–0 Thursday night.  The Vikes were led by forward Caroline Snyder who had a hat-trick, scoring three goals. Forward Jessica Solomon added two goals and forwards Lou Cartillier and Mary Hermes each scored one goal.  The Vikes pl...

Cross Country competes in dual meet; girls finish first and boys come in second

By Mia Friedman

September 12, 2019

Cross Country ran in a dual meet at Sherwood High School on Tuesday where the girls came in first and the boys fell short in second.  The girls dominated the Warriors in the 5,000 meter, with seven competitors finishing in the top ten. Seniors Alicia Lauwers and Elizabeth Sklaire finished second ...

Girls field hockey dominates Watkins Mill 6–0 in season opener

By Andrew Eagle

September 12, 2019

The field hockey team (1–0) beat the Watkins Mill Wolverines (0–1) 6–0 Tuesday afternoon.   The Vikes started off fast and confident, scoring two goals in the first ten minutes of the game. The team played strong defense throughout the half, taking a 2–0 lead into halftime.  The team ...

Girls volleyball loses to Sherwood 3–1

By Eli Putnam

September 11, 2019

The girls volleyball team (0–1) fell to the Sherwood Warriors (1–0) three sets to one Monday in their first game of the season. The Warriors took three of the four sets in commanding fashion. The Vikes managed to win the second set 25–23, knotting the game up at one set apiece. However, the Warr...

Girls soccer loses to QO 3–1 in season opener

By Reuben Stoll

September 11, 2019

The girls soccer team (0–1) fell to the Quince Orchard Cougars (2–0) 3–1 Monday night in the team’s season opener. The Cougars struck first 15 minutes into the first half. The Vikes later responded with a goal scored by forward Claire Lane with 6:17 left in the first half, tying the game a...

Boys soccer beats QO 3–2 in overtime

By Matt Mande

September 11, 2019

The boys soccer team (2–0–1) outlasted the Quince Orchard Cougars (0–2) 3–2 in overtime Tuesday night. Both teams started off slow, but the Vikes managed to take a 1–0 lead just before halftime on a free kick scored by midfielder Ian Poe. The Vikes then took a two goal lead following the ...

Cross Country kicks off season at Seahawk Invitational; girls place third and boys place fifth

By Mia Friedman

September 9, 2019

Cross Country started their season by racing at the Seahawk Invitational on September 7th. The girls took third place behind Howard and Severna Park, while the boys placed fifth.  Seniors Emmersen Weinberg and Alicia Lauwers led the Vikes in the three-mile, placing 20th and 21st with times of 19:30...

Boys soccer crushes Urbana 5–0

Boys soccer crushes Urbana 5–0

By Matt Mande

September 8, 2019

The boys soccer team (1–0–1) shut out the Urbana Hawks (1–1) 5–0 Saturday evening in a rematch of the state championship game last year.  The Vikes’ offense came out strong, scoring a goal in the first three minutes, and two more before the end of the first half. Their defense remained ...

Football falls to Northwest 40–13 in first game of the season

By Gabe Schaner

September 8, 2019

The football team (0–1) lost to the Northwest Jaguars (1–0) 40–13 Friday night.  Northwest jumped out to an early lead, scoring thirteen points in the first quarter. The Vikes struggled to create any offense in the first half, trailing 20–0 going into halftime.  In the third quarter, ...

Boys soccer ties Dematha 0–0 in season opener

Boys soccer ties Dematha 0–0 in season opener

By Matt Mande

September 7, 2019

The boys soccer team (0–0–1) tied the DeMatha Stags (0–1–1) 0–0 in the season opener Friday night. Strong defense on both sides led to limited chances throughout the first half. The Vikes’ offense saw more chances in the second half but were unable to finish. The score remained 0–0 at...

NBA Mock Draft 2019

NBA Mock Draft 2019

By Andrew Eagle and Gabe Schaner

June 15, 2019

The NBA draft lottery used to be very predictable. But this year, the NBA reformed their draft lottery to discourage teams from losing games to get high picks. Many analysts speculated that the New York Knicks, Phoenix Suns or Cleveland Cavaliers would get the first pick, but they have picks three, six ...