The Black and White

It’s not Rocket science: Swim and Dive defeats RM 203–165

It’s not Rocket science: Swim and Dive defeats RM 203–165

By Eli Putnam

January 14, 2020

The Swim and Dive team (3–1) defeated the Richard Montgomery Rockets 203–165 Saturday morning in the teams senior meet.  The boys finished first in eight of the 12 competitions, leading them to a commanding win by 39 points. Freshman Kris Lawson had a strong performance, winning the 50 yard fre...

Girls basketball crushes Wheaton 71–41

By Gabe Schaner

January 12, 2020

The girls basketball team (5–5) dominated the Wheaton Knights (0–7) 71–41 Friday night in a high scoring affair. The team began firing on all cylinders and continued riding their hot shooting throughout the entire first quarter, amassing a 28–12 lead that they wouldn’t rescind for the rest of t...

Boys basketball defeats Wheaton 59–43

By Matt Mande

January 12, 2020

The boys basketball team (4–6) cruised past the Wheaton Knights (3–5) 59–43 Friday night.  The Vikes came out strong in the first quarter, moving the ball and creating open shots. A combination of size advantage, superb shooting and solid defense allowed the team to outscore the Knights 19...

Girls basketball loses to B–CC 51–45

By Gabe Schaner

January 10, 2020

The girls basketball team (4–5) fell to the B-CC Barons (6–0) 51–45 Wednesday night in a tight game. The Vikes struggled in the opening minutes of the game, falling 10–2 with four minutes remaining in the quarter. However, the Vikes came back near the end of the quarter, trailing 12–8 going...

Boys basketball falls to B–CC 47–41

By Matt Mande

January 9, 2020

The boys basketball team (3–6) was defeated by the B–CC Barons (2–4) 47–41 Wednesday afternoon. Both the Vikes and Barons student sections were packed and chanting, causing both teams to suffer from nerves in the first quarter. Players from both sides missed easy shots while allowing reck...

Hockey loses to Churchill 10–3

By Ella Adams

January 9, 2020

The hockey team (0–10) fell to the Churchill Bulldogs (9–0) 10–3 Friday night. The Vikes fell behind quick when the Bulldogs scored four goals in the first eight minutes of the game. The Vikes gained a goal when forward Zach Zeldow scored with six minutes left in the 1st period making the score...

Bocce comes back to defeat B–CC 2–1

By Mia Friedman

January 7, 2020

The bocce team (2–0) defeated the B–CC Barons (1–1) 2–1 Saturday morning.  The Vikes started slowly, losing the first match 8–2. In the second match, the Vikes bounced back, winning the second match 8–2.  To settle the tie, the teams played a tiebreaker round. The Vikes scored all four p...

Swim and Dive sinks Sherwood 252–118

Swim and Dive sinks Sherwood 252–118

By Eli Putnam

January 6, 2020

The Swim and Dive team (2–2) blew the Sherwood Warriors (0–4 ) out of the water 252–118 Saturday afternoon. Both the boys and girls dominated their competition, combining to beat the Warriors by 134 points. In the boys' competitions, the Vikes outscored the Warriors 136–49, totalling more points than ...

Boys basketball hangs on to defeat Wooton 55–54 in overtime

Boys basketball hangs on to defeat Wooton 55–54 in overtime

By Matt Mande

January 5, 2020

The boys basketball team (3–5) outlasted the Wootton Patriots (4–3) 55–54 in overtime Friday night. The Vikes started off slow in the first quarter, missing threes and getting most of their points in the paint. At the end of the quarter, the Vikes trailed 11–7.  The Vikes’ shooting i...

Girls basketball crushes Wootton 62–43

By Gabe Schaner

January 5, 2020

The girls basketball team (4–4) defeated the Wootton Patriots (3–4) 62–43 Friday night. The Vikes dominated the first half, scoring 17 points in each of the first two quarters allowing the team to pull away early in the game. Heading into halftime, the Vikes led 34–21.  In the second half,...

Boys basketball falls to Sherwood 73–59

By Matt Mande

December 23, 2019

The boys basketball team (1–4) lost to the Sherwood Warriors (2–2) 73–59 Friday evening. Both teams played solid offense throughout the first quarter, taking advantage of slow-starting defenses and strong three-point shooting. The Vikes began to fall behind in the second quarter, unable to conver...

Girls basketball demolishes Springbrook 62–11

By Gabe Schaner

December 20, 2019

The girls basketball team (2–2) obliterated the Springbrook Blue Devils (0–3) 62–11 Wednesday behind incredible three-point shooting.  In the first half, the Vikes quickly took the lead and never looked back. The team played stifling defense and electric offense throughout the half, taking a 39...