The Black & White

Girls soccer falls to Perry Hall 4–2 in state championship

Girls soccer falls to Perry Hall 4–2 in state championship

By Ally Navarrete

November 16, 2018


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The girls soccer team (15–2) fell to the Perry Hall Gators (18–3) 4–2 in the 4A State Championship today. The Gators started off strong, scoring a goal within the first eight minutes of the game. Both teams played aggressive offense for the remainder of the first half, but goalie Katie Stender-...

Boys soccer captures state championship 2–1 over Urbana

Boys soccer captures state championship 2–1 over Urbana

By Mateo Gutierrez

November 16, 2018


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The boys soccer team (17–1) prevailed over the Urbana Hawks (17–3) today to win the Maryland 4A State Championship. This was the team’s 10th state title. The Vikes had a sluggish start with dominant possession but few shots taken. With 12 minutes left in the half, an Urbana header escaped goal...

School celebrates college commits with signing day reception

School celebrates college commits with signing day reception

By Jose Wray

November 13, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Whitman students, parents and coaches gathered in the gym yesterday afternoon to celebrate the 23 committed athletes from the class of 2019.

Handball defeats Blair in County Championship

Handball defeats Blair in County Championship

By Isabelle van Nieuwkoop

November 13, 2018


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The handball team (6–2) ended their dominant season at the County Championships Wednesday, edging out the Blair Blazers (4–2) 20–19 for first place. The top two teams from each division in the regular season moved on to the final four playoff tournament. The Vikes finished second in the re...

Boys Soccer defeats Broadneck 4–3 in penalty kicks, advances to 4A state final

By Mateo Gutierrez

November 12, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The boys soccer team (15–1) escaped with a win over the Broadneck Bruins (16–3) Saturday in a penalty shootout to advance to the Maryland 4A state final.

Girls soccer takes down Severna Park 1–0 in state semi-finals

Girls soccer takes down Severna Park 1–0 in state semi-finals

By Ally Navarrete

November 12, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The girls soccer team (15–1) defeated the Severna Park Falcons (17–2) 1–0 in the state semi-final game Saturday.

Cross Country dominates at regionals; qualifies for states

By Jose Wray

November 10, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

Cross Country competed at the 4A West Regional Championships Nov. 1. It was a dominant day for the Vikes who won the girls varsity 5,000 meter and placed second in the boys varsity 5,000 meter, qualifying both teams for states.

Girls Volleyball falls to B–CC 3–1 in sectional final

By Mateo Gutierrez

November 9, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The girls volleyball team (13–4) was defeated by the B–CC Barons (17–0) 3–1 Wednesday in an energetic offensive showcase.

Boys soccer moves past Gaithersburg 3–2, advances to state semifinals

By Sara Azimi

November 8, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The boys soccer team (14–1) narrowly defeated the Gaithersburg Trojans (15–1–1) 3–2 Monday to claim the title of 4A West Regional Champions.

Where will Bryce Harper be next baseball season?

Where will Bryce Harper be next baseball season?

By Bennett Solomon

November 7, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Now that Harper’s contract with his local team has ended, the question arises: what team will he play for next year?

Girls Volleyball edges out WJ 3–2, advances to regional semi-finals

By Mateo Gutierrez

November 7, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The girls volleyball team (13–3) narrowly defeated the Walter Johnson Wildcats (12–5) 3–2 Monday in an intense nail biter.

Girls soccer defeats Quince Orchard 1–0; advances to state semi-final

Girls soccer defeats Quince Orchard 1–0; advances to state semi-final

By Ally Navarrete

November 7, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The girls soccer team (14–1) narrowly defeated the Quince Orchard Cougars (13–2) 1–0  in the 4A West Regional championship game Monday.