The Black & White

Football comes up short against Sherwood; loses 7–0 in final game of the season

By Bennett Solomon

November 3, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The football team (4–6) lost a tight game against the Sherwood Warriors (7–3) by a final score of 7–0 on Friday night.

Girls win at Cross Country Counties, boys take fourth

By Jose Wray

November 3, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

Cross country raced at the Montgomery County Championships Oct 27. The girls took first place with multiple top five finishes, and the boys took fourth behind Northwood, Paint Branch and Wootton.

Boys soccer crushes Churchill 3–0, advances to regional final

By Sara Azimi

November 3, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The boys soccer team (14–1) shut out the Churchill Bulldogs (13–5) 3–0 Thursday in the sectional finals, eliminating them from the playoffs.

Girls soccer edges out Churchill 2–0 to win sectional title

By Ally Navarrete

November 3, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The girls soccer team (13–1) defeated the Churchill Bulldogs (10–3) 2–1 in the sectional finals Thursday.

Nike’s support of Kaepernick doesn’t make them woke; it makes them money

Nike’s support of Kaepernick doesn’t make them woke; it makes them money

By Ted Rock

November 2, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Sports

We shouldn’t attach brands to politics or social issues just because they know how to pander to us.

Girls soccer takes down B–CC 2–1 to advance to next round of playoffs

By Ally Navarrete

October 31, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The girls soccer team (12–1) defeated rivals B–CC Barons (9–3–1) 2–1 in the second round of the playoffs Tuesday after a bye in the first round.

Boys soccer knocks out B–CC 2–1

By Sara Azimi

October 31, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The boys soccer team (13–1) eliminated rival B–CC Barons (5–8–1) in a 2–1 playoff victory Tuesday.

The British exchange students support Vikes soccer

The British exchange students support Vikes soccer

By Harry Kaplan

October 29, 2018


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

“We love you Whitman, we do, we love you Whitman, we do, oh Whitman we love you!” the St. Peter’s exchange students chanted in the packed section of the bleachers.

Verbal abuse leads to a decrease in high school soccer referees

Verbal abuse leads to a decrease in high school soccer referees

By Isabelle van Nieuwkoop

October 29, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

At high school soccer games, about 85 percent of the matches feature loud vocal dissent from fans, according to a survey of 42 games in Virginia conducted by The Commonwealth Soccer Official Association. Twenty percent of that dissent included profanity.

Football hangs on to beat B–CC on senior day 16–13

By Bennett Solomon

October 28, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The football team (4–5) defeated cross-town rival B–CC Barons (2–8) 16–13 Saturday afternoon.

Cross Country dominates at the Georgetown Prep Cross Country Classic, looks ahead to championship season

By Jose Wray

October 28, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

Cross Country competed at the Georgetown Prep Cross Country Classic Oct 20.

Golf places second, third in State Tournament

By Isabelle van Nieuwkoop

October 26, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The boys and girls golf team placed second and third, respectively at the State Championship Oct. 22 and 24.