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Week in Sports: Week of Jan. 30

Week in Sports: Week of Jan. 30

Christina Giovanazi and Adria Pirozzi
February 10
Filed under Sport Updates, Sports, Winter Sports

Indoor Soccer - Thursday, Saturday The women’s indoor soccer team had a busy and exciting week, resulting in a championship win. On Thursday, Feb. 2, they traveled to Du Burns Arena to face Notre Dame Prep in the IAAM semifinals game. They won with a score of 5-2 and moved on to championships. On Saturd...

Indoor soccer claims title

Indoor soccer claims title

Grant Sharretts, Online Chief
February 10
Filed under Sport Updates, Sports, Top Stories, Winter Sports

What was once a program not taken seriously is now a team bringing home its first-ever championship. When women’s indoor soccer head coach Hayley Howe came to JC in 2013, indoor soccer existed, but it was only seen as “a fun off-season sport,” according to Howe. However, after Howe was promote...

Here’s the Game Plan: Fueling success

Here’s the Game Plan: Fueling success

Emily Stancliff, Sports Editor
February 8
Filed under Columns, Sports, Uncategorized

My heart cries out in emotion as my friend drags me through the cafeteria line so she can grab her lunch. The warm french fries, the freshly baked cookies, and the buffalo chicken wraps call out to my guilty conscience. In an attempt to ease the yearning for our everyday junk food cravings, I offer six...

Indoor track and field excels at championships

Indoor track and field excels at championships

Emily Stancliff, Sports Editor
February 2
Filed under Sport Updates, Sports

After six hours of waiting, screaming nerves, and burning muscles, four black-and-gold clad girls walk out onto the track. None of them look around at the large crowd, but instead keep their heads down, their thoughts completely on the task ahead of them. The gun goes off, and senior Charlotte Haggerty...

Week in Sports: Week of Jan. 23

Week in Sports: Week of Jan. 23

Elizabeth Harmison, News Editor
February 1
Filed under Sport Updates, Sports, Winter Sports

Women’s Basketball — Monday, Friday The women’s basketball team played in two games this week, one on Monday, Jan. 23, against Dunbar High School and one on Friday, Jan. 27, against St. Vincent Pallotti. The team pulled out a 64-41 win against Dunbar High School but lost narrowly, 36-39, again...

Old storage room provides new film room for teams

Old storage room provides new film room for teams

Daniel Robinson, General Staff Member
January 27
Filed under Sports, Sports News

What was once an old storage room full of football equipment and outdated uniforms has now become something each sport team at JC can take advantage of. It now serves as a film room, but will continue to transform into a multi-purpose athletic room. According to Athletic Director Steve Teter, construction on the ...

Week in Sports: Week of Jan. 16

Week in Sports: Week of Jan. 16

Christina Giovanazi, Sports Editor
January 24
Filed under Sport Updates, Sports, Winter Sports

Indoor Soccer -- Friday On Friday, Jan. 20, the women’s indoor soccer team travelled to Du Burns Arena in Canton, Md. for their final game before playoffs. They played Friends School and tied with a final score of 2-2. The team’s final record for their regular season is 6-1-3. Women’s Basketba...

Week in Sports: Week of Jan. 9

Week in Sports: Week of Jan. 9

Emily Stancliff, Sports Editor
January 19
Filed under Sport Updates, Sports, Winter Sports

Indoor Soccer -- Monday, Wednesday, Friday The women’s indoor soccer team had a packed schedule this week, facing three opponents. The team played Mercy High School on Monday, Jan. 9, and defeated them 3-2. On Wednesday, Jan. 11, JC defeated Roland Park Country School with a final score of 6-4. The ...

Junior excels on first high school swim team

Junior excels on first high school swim team

Daniel Robinson, General Staff Member
January 17
Filed under Athlete Spotlight, Sports, Winter Sports

Adjusting her goggles, junior swimmer Amelia Wickham prepares for the 200 meter individual medley. She steps up on the block, takes her mark, and dives in. Wickham pulls ahead in the butterfly and maintains her lead throughout the backstroke and breaststroke. She pushes through the final 50 meters of ...

Weight room renovation completed

Weight room renovation completed

Grant Sharretts, Online Chief
January 14
Filed under Sports, Sports News

After a final coat of paint and some final touches during Christmas break, a new design and layout has been completed on JC’s weight room. Older equipment occupying the room was moved to give the room a new design. “The weight room was renovated and modernized and moved toward an actual training ...

Week in Sports: Winter Break and Week of Jan. 3

Week in Sports: Winter Break and Week of Jan. 3

Christina Giovanazi and Emily Stancliff
January 12
Filed under Sport Updates, Sports, Winter Sports

While many students stayed at home, winter athletes were hard at work competing in national tournaments and setting new school records. Following the break, athletes not only returned to classes, but they also faced a rigorous sports schedule.

Game of the Week: Men’s basketball dominates with a 33-point win over Calvert Hall

Game of the Week: Men’s basketball dominates with a 33-point win over Calvert Hall

Elizabeth Harmison, In-Focus Editor
January 11
Filed under Game Recaps, Sports, Winter Sports

After stealing the ball from his opponent, junior Montez Mathis makes a run towards the opposite basket, flying by each member of Calvert Hall’s team, and jumps into the air, dunking the ball into the basket. The student section in the stands goes crazy, jumping up and down, as Calvert Hall’s fans ...

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