• Cross Country
    Martin Named Gazette Coach of the Year

    Vince Lombardi, Mike Krzyzewski, Phil Jackson, Tony La Russa: each of these individuals are legendary coaches in...

  • Opinion
    Just ‘Wildcats’

    This is an editorial submitted by junior Sabrina Greene on the term “Lady Wildcats” used particularly in sports journalism and its effect on gender equality. If you would like to submit your own editorial for consideration, you can email The Pitch at [email protected] I’ve heard it too many times: announcements, tweets, and...

  • Feature
    “I Know I Can” Write a Book: Motivation from Author Michael Flanigan

    WJ paraeducator Michael Flanigan wrote a book designed to inspire people to mantain a positive attitude despite hardships. His book,...

  • Opinion
    Opinion Blast: BP Finally Pays Up

    A Department of Justice official stated on Nov. 16  that the oil company British Petroleum will have to pay...

  • Girls' Volleyball
    Walter Johnson Girls’ Volleyball Season Wrap-up

    The WJ Girls’ Volleyball team suffered a tough loss in the state semifinals against rival Sherwood on Nov. 15. The girls went to four sets, but WJ ended up losing 25-13, 25-21, 18-25 and 25-12, respectively. Sherwood senior Alex Holston had another dominating performance, proving to be WJ’s kryptonite.  She had 42 kills, setting...

  • The Inside Pitch
    The Joy of Thanksgiving Football

    Thanksgiving football is a tradition dating back for decades for many families. This yearly event brings families...

  • News
    Six Was the Question–Two WJ QSA Members Thought They Had the Answer

    Question 6, one of the most controversial referendums passed in Maryland on Oct. 6, stirred debate and sparked fierce...

  • News
    Mind the Gap: Montgomery County, WJ SAT Scores Climb While Income, Racial Gaps Widen

    This September the College Board released senior SAT scores from the 2011-2012 school year, and while scores...

  • Arts & Entertainment
    WJ S*T*A*G*E’s “Noises Off” Kept the Laughs On

    Until WJ S*T*A*G*E decided to perform “Noises Off” as its fall play, I had never heard of it, and being the thespian I am, it sounded like a great idea to attend this mystery of a play. So, on Nov. 9, I bought my ticket and attended the opening night performance of “Noises...

  • Arts & Entertainment
    Musicals, Monsters and More: Winter Movie Previews

    “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,” is an action packed adventure movie based...

  • News
    White Flint Development Transforms Montgomery County

    The mysterious White Flint redevelopment plan, first conceived nearly a decade ago, is finally on its way...

  • News
    Did you receive your weekly H.U.G.? Nov. 11-17

    Home– On Wed., Oct. 24, part one of the UMD Mathematics Competition was held for WJ students in the auditorium...

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