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Athlete of the Month: John Luke Iglesias

Athlete of the Month: John Luke Iglesias

By Amy Nankin

March 29, 2017


Filed under Athlete of the Month, Sports

Standing at 6’2’’ and weighing in at 220 pounds, junior John Luke Iglesias has led the varsity wrestling team (5-9) in pins and wins this winter season.

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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, 2017


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, 2016


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, 2016


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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