The Pitch

Halloween 2009: Will the Real Prankster Please Stand Up?

Kathleen Seale

October 31, 2009

Filed under Opinion

As I walked into school on Friday, Oct. 30, I could see the array of costumes and, of course, the students who just didn't want to dress up. This is understandable; apparently, Halloween is not all about dressing up anym...

Halloween 2009: Costume Party or Costume Parade?

Rylee Genner

October 30, 2009

Filed under Opinion

Halloween, with all its uproar about which costume to wear, can get very confusing. Many people wonder: what party should I attend? What should I wear? How much candy will I get? Read More »...

Girls Volleyball falls to Paint Branch

Hannah Flesch

October 30, 2009

Filed under Sports News

The girls volleyball team lost their second game of the season to Paint Branch Wednesday after going down in four sets 22-25, 25-18, 22-25, 22-25.   Senior co-captain outside hitter/setter Anna Elder led the way for the Wildca...

Life as a Stand-Up Comedian/Assistant Principal: The One and Only, Mr. Wiggins

Ian Green

October 29, 2009

Filed under Opinion

  It's right after second period. Your next class is within spitting distance. You could drag yourself there in time if the floor was covered in mayonnaise. And yet, you are barely on time every day. Why? Your best bud Carlos...

WJ Clubs: Going Behind the Scenes with ‘It’s

Abby Singley

October 29, 2009

Filed under Feature

"For your first chance at twenty points, in ‘Why not W,' give the four-word nickname given to Thomas Edison based on the many inventions he created in his laboratory in New Jersey?" Read More »...

WJ Clubs: Drum Roll Please

Ryan Lynch

October 29, 2009

Filed under Feature

Unfortunately, it seems that students at WJ have an issue giving credit where credit is due. One of the newest groups or teams to fly under the radar with little recognition for their success is drumline. Read More &raqu...

‘It’s Academic’ Wins First Round of Competition

Ku Jung

October 27, 2009

Filed under News

Despite key member Daichi Ueda’s graduation, the "It’s Academic" team remains competitive among its circuit. On the first round taping of “It’s Academic,” WJ won by a fairly large margin against Osbourn Park High sc...

Varsity Girls Volleyball: Oct. 26, 3-0

Jeremy Smith

October 27, 2009

Filed under Sports News

Score: Win 25-14, 25-4, 25-12 Opponent: Kennedy High School MVP: Freshman mid Kristen Larrick Highlight: For the seventh time this season, WJ won in straight sets and allowed a mere 30 points to the Cavaliers Record: 11-1...

Cross Country: Both Teams Sweep County Title

Hannah Flesch

October 26, 2009

Filed under Sports News

In cross country, records are meant to be broken, and WJ's team makes no exception. On Saturday, WJ became the first school since 1994 to win the boys and girls county titles in the same year by winning the county championshi...

Where Should I Eat Today?

Rylee Genner

October 26, 2009

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

~ Montgomery Mall ~ INFORMATION GATHERED BY FLOR MARTINEZ Est. Time: Depending on when you leave school, it can take up most of lunch or even make you late to fifth period. Service: Generally good; there are not a lot of customers so...

Fall Sports Wrap-Up: Golf

Jeremy Smith

October 26, 2009

Filed under Sports News

Junior James Lillie wrapped up the WJ golf season last Wednesday at the State Championship Finals at Potomac Ridge Golf Course. Read More »...

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