The Black & White

Girls soccer moves past Walter Johnson, advances to third round of playoffs

By Elyse Lowet

November 2, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

After a bye in the first round of playoffs, the girls soccer team (12–1) beat the Walter Johnson Wildcats (9–6)  1–0 Tuesday to advance to the sectional finals. The Vikes entered halftime with a score of 0–0, despite close scoring opportunities for both teams. Goalkeeper Katie Stender-Moore h...

Whitman teams play for Breast Cancer Awareness

Whitman teams play for Breast Cancer Awareness

By Matthew van Bastelaer

November 1, 2017


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

The field hockey team joined the girls volleyball team in playing a Breast Cancer Awareness game this year. Volleyball plays a Dig Pink game annually, but this is the first year field hockey has done a similar event.

Football flattens the Barons

Football flattens the Barons

By Chris Atkinson

October 30, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

The football team (2–7) dominated the BCC Barons (3–6) Saturday in a 28–0 rout, behind strong play on both sides of the field. The Vikes’ offensive effort was spearheaded by running back Devin Carone and wide receiver Owen Roegge, which the Barons struggled to find an answer for all night. Carone ...

Cheer team hosts annual invitational

Cheer team hosts annual invitational

By Jessie Solomon

October 24, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

Continuing with tradition, the cheerleading squad hosted their yearly competition, inviting eight teams from around the local area to compete against one another. Although the Vikes failed to place, their competition was fierce and prepared them for next week’s counties. The Sherwood Warriors...

Volleyball loses to BCC in dig pink game

By Max Gersch

October 19, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

The girls volleyball team (5–7) fell to the B-CC Barons (9–2) in a dramatic four set match. The game was the team’s annual fundraiser for breast cancer awareness month.

Girls soccer finishes regular season with win over Damascus

By Elyse Lowet

October 19, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

The girls soccer team (11–1) beat the Damascus Hornets (5–4–1) 5–1 Monday, finishing the Vike's regular season off strong as they look to playoffs. After the Hornets scored the first goal of the game, the squad responded with authority, scoring five straight goals without allowing any Damas...

Field Hockey Dominates Kennedy on Senior Night

By Cam Jones

October 17, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

The field hockey team (9–2) triumphed over the Kennedy Cavaliers (3–7) 11–0 on Oct. 12.

Vikes stomp Wildcats in Homecoming game

Vikes stomp Wildcats in Homecoming game

By Chris Atkinson

October 16, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

The football team (1-6) beat the Walter Johnson Wildcats (2-5) Friday in a dominant 27-7 performance for their first win of the season. The Vikes’ run-heavy offense was successful against the Wildcats defense, as senior Devin Carone averaged 10.1 yards per carry and scored three of the Vikes’ ...

Girls tennis crushes Sherwood

By Jessie Solomon

October 12, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

The girls tennis team (8‒3) swept the Sherwood Warriors (3‒7) in an overwhelming 7‒0 victory.

October 9, 10: Girls soccer shuts out Quince Orchard, Richard Montgomery

By Elyse Lowet

October 12, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

October 9th With strong play on both ends of the field against Quince Orchard (6–3), the girls soccer team (9–1) dominated the cougars 4–0 Monday. Goals were scored by forwards Caroline MacDonald and Mary Kate Skilling, midfielder Reilly Giles, and defender Melika Mohammadi. October 10th...

Boys soccer notches two wins Oct. 4th, 7th

By Ariana Faghani

October 10, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

Boys soccer (7–1–2) defeated both Walter Johnson (3–7) and Churchill (8–2) 2–0 on Wednesday and 2–1 on Saturday, respectively. The Vikes got off to an early lead against the Wildcats, after a goalie mistake gifted Senior Lars Corvetto-Soholt his first goal of the season. The Vikes contro...

Field Hockey ends drought with back-to-back wins vs RM, Northwood

By Cam Jones

October 10, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

The Varsity field hockey team (8–2) won back to back games Oct. 5 and Oct. 9 against the Richard Montgomery Rockets (4–5) and Northwood Gladiators (3–7).