The Black & White

Junior May Kalnik skates past her competitors in annual Regional Competition

Junior May Kalnik skates past her competitors in annual Regional Competition

By Isabelle van Nieuwkoop

April 11, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

“Double toe, toe loop, triple axel,” junior May Kalnik whispers as she ties the laces on her white figure skates. Kalnik visualizes her routine as she steps out onto the smooth ice and nervously glances at the judges across the rink. The music starts with a deafening boom, and Kalnik grins as she s...

NHL playoff preview

NHL playoff preview

By Lukas Troost and Bennett Solomon

April 10, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter

When the puck dropped in Tampa tonight at 7, kicking off the matchup between the Columbus Blue Jackets and Tampa Bay Lightning, the 2019 NHL Playoffs were officially underway. Last year, we watched our hometown heroes, the Washington Capitals, win their first ever Stanley Cup after defeating the Las Veg...

Boys volleyball shut out by Walter Johnson 3–0

By Ally Navarrete

April 9, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The boys volleyball team (3–4) fell to the Walter Johnson Wildcats (6–0) in straight sets Monday.

Co-ed volleyball defeats Walter Johnson 3–2

By Ally Navarrete

April 9, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The co-ed volleyball team (4–3) took down the Walter Johnson Wildcats (2–4) 3–2 Monday.

Girls lacrosse dominates Wheaton 16–0

By Mateo Gutierrez

April 9, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The girls lacrosse team (7–0) crushed the Wheaton Knights (1–5) 16–0 Saturday in a blowout win.

Baseball shuts out Wheaton 20–0

Baseball shuts out Wheaton 20–0

By Sara Azimi

April 9, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The baseball team (6–1) demolished the Wheaton Knights (4–2) 20–0 in another dominant performance Monday.

Co-ed volleyball falls to B–CC 3–1

By Ally Navarrete

April 7, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

 The co-ed volleyball team (3–3) fell to the B–CC Barons 3–1 Friday.

Boys volleyball crushes B–CC 3–0

By Ally Navarrete

April 7, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The boys volleyball team (3–3) took down the B–CC Barons in straight sets Friday.

Girls tennis annihilates Blair 7–0

By Isabelle van Nieuwkoop

April 7, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The girls tennis team (2–3) demolished the Blair Blazers 7–0 Thursday, winning all of their matches.

Boys lax obliterates Wheaton 26–1

By Bennett Solomon

April 7, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The boys lacrosse team (6–1) crushed the Wheaton Knights (1–5) 26–1 Friday night.

Girls lacrosse blows out Einstein 16–0

By Mateo Gutierrez

April 5, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The girls lacrosse team (6–0) dominated the Einstein Titans (2–2) 16–0 Wednesday in a offensive beatdown.

Boys tennis crushes Churchill, Blair

By Isabelle van Nieuwkoop

April 4, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The boys tennis team (5–0) crushed the Churchill Bulldogs (3–1) in a hard-fought game Wednesday.