The Black & White

Track season ends at states; runners looking to next year

By Jose Wray

June 5, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring

The track season finished at the MPSSAA 4A State Championship May 25 and 26. The girls placed 27th, and the boys failed to score any points. The athletes who competed qualified through the regional championships the week before.

Boys, girls tennis places third and fourth in consolation round at State Championships

By Isabelle van Nieuwkoop

May 31, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring

The boys (9-1) and girls (8-3) tennis team placed third and fourth, respectively in a consolation round after losing in the semi finals at states over Memorial Day weekend.

Gymnastics slides into third at County Championships

Gymnastics slides into third at County Championships

By Isabelle van Nieuwkoop

May 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Spring

For two months, the gymnastics team twisted, tumbled and leaped its way through preparation for their final meet of the season: County Championships May 8 and May 10. All their hard work paid off. The Vikes edged out Blair for third place, with Walter Johnson placing first and Sherwood close behind in se...

Tennis advances to states after dominating regionals performance

By Isabelle van Nieuwkoop

May 24, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring

The boys tennis team (9-1) will advance to the State Championship Friday after an outstanding performance at regionals.

Track team competes at regionals, athletes qualify for states

By Jose Wray

May 23, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring

The girls and boys track team placed ninth and 12th, respectively at the regional championship Wednesday and Thursday. The girls team took fifth in the 4x400 meter relay and continued their domination from counties in the 4x800 meter relay with another first place finish and a final time of 9:33.09.

Girls lacrosse’s extraordinary season comes to an end with 12–6 loss to Dulaney

By Bennett Solomon

May 21, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring

The girls lacrosse team (14–2) fell to the Dulaney Lions (10–6) 12–6 in the state semifinals Saturday afternoon.

Softball team falls to B–CC 12–11

By Julia Forlini

May 18, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring

The softball team (9–10) fell to the B–CC Barons (12–6) 12–11 in a nailbiter division championship game Wednesday, ending their playoff run.

Girls lacrosse wins regional championship over Wootton 15–3

By Bennett Solomon

May 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring

The girls lacrosse team (13–1) defeated the Wootton Patriots (8–7) 15–3 in the regional championship Wednesday.

Boys lacrosse knocked out of playoffs after 18–1 loss

By Mateo Gutierrez

May 16, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring

The boys lacrosse team (11–4) was eliminated from the playoffs after a tough 18–1 loss to the undefeated Churchill Bulldogs (14–0) Tuesday.

Track team competes at counties; girls win the 4×800 meter

By Jose Wray

May 16, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring

The track team competed at the county championships May 9 against opponents from 24 schools across Montgomery County, finishing in 23rd overall for boys and 15th for girls. The girls team placed first in the 4x800 meter relay for the second year in a row and fifth in the 4x400 meter relay. The boys 4x800 meter relay put up a season best time of 8:20.70, earning sixth place.

Girls lacrosse keeps rolling; advances to region finals beating WJ 12–3

By Bennett Solomon

May 16, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring

The girls lacrosse team (12–1) defeated the Walter Johnson Wildcats (13–2) 12–3 in the regional semifinals Tuesday. The game was continued with 20:03 remaining in the first half after the game was suspended Monday due to severe weather conditions.

Softball team overcomes Churchill Bulldogs 8–6

By Julia Forlini

May 16, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring

The softball team (8–10) conquered the Churchill Bulldogs (10–8) 8–6 in the resumed half of their second playoff game Tuesday.