The Black & White

Boys lacrosse defeats Churchill for first time in 11 years

Boys lacrosse defeats Churchill for first time in 11 years

By Bennett Solomon

April 4, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The boys lacrosse team (4–1) took down the Churchill Bulldogs (1–1) 9–7 in a back and forth battle Monday night. This marked the first time the Vikes had defeated the Bulldogs in 11 years, and it was the first time in five years that the Bulldogs lost to an opponent within the county. “...

Girls tennis falls to Churchill 3–4

By Isabelle van Nieuwkoop

April 3, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The girls tennis team (1–3) fell to the Churchill Bulldogs 3–4 Tuesday.

Girls lacrosse takes down Churchill 10–5

By Mateo Gutierrez

April 3, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The girls lacrosse team (5–0) conquered the Churchill Bulldogs (2–1) 10–5 Monday in a physical battle.

Lewis, Shaver, Lowet and Till selected to play in county all-star games

Lewis, Shaver, Lowet and Till selected to play in county all-star games

By Lukas Troost

April 3, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Boys guards Jason Lewis and Brendan Shaver, girls guard Elyse Lowet and girls forward Leia Till were selected by county coaches to play in their respective Montgomery County Senior All-Star Games. The boys game will take place tonight at 7 p.m. at Montgomery College; the girls game was cancelled due to...

Baseball shuts out Kennedy 24–0

By Sara Azimi

April 2, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The baseball team (4–1) demolished the Kennedy Cavaliers (1–4) 24–0 Monday for their second shutout of the season.

Girls lacrosse edges out WJ 8–6

By Mateo Gutierrez

April 1, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The girls lacrosse team (4–0) conquered the Walter Johnson Wildcats (3–1) 8–6 Friday in a persistent defensive showing.

Baseball defeats Poolesville, Einstein

By Sara Azimi

April 1, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The baseball team (2–1) narrowly escaped the Poolesville Falcons (0–2) in a 3–2 victory Thursday.

Kicking it Overseas: Q&A with Andreas Djurhuus (‘17)

Kicking it Overseas: Q&A with Andreas Djurhuus (‘17)

By Mateo Gutierrez

March 31, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

At Whitman, Andreas Djurhuus (‘17) captained the varsity soccer team, winning a state championship and personal All-State and All-Met honors during his high school career. Now, at just 20 years old, he's playing against adults in Ireland's third level professional league. After playing at Whitma...

Boys lax defeats WJ 8–4

By Bennett Solomon

March 30, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The boys lacrosse team (3–1) beat the Walter Johnson Wildcats (1–2) 8–4 Friday night.

Boys volleyball shuts out Paint Branch 3–0

By Ally Navarrete

March 28, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The boys volleyball team (2–1) defeated the Paint Branch Panthers (0–3) in straight sets Wednesday.

Co-ed volleyball conquers Paint Branch 3–1

By Ally Navarrete

March 28, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The co-ed volleyball team (2–1) took down the Paint Branch Panthers 3–1 Wednesday.

Girls tennis falls to QO, Richard Montgomery

By Isabelle van Nieuwkoop

March 28, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring

The girls tennis team (1–2) fell to the Quince Orchard Cougars in a close 3–4 competition Tuesday.