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Debate: Feb. 17

Stefany Carty

February 25, 2010

Filed under News

Score: Wins - 27; Losses - 21 MVP: Sophomore Omar Agha won both of his debates, finishing the season with a 10-0 record. He is one of only two debaters in the county to do so. Read More »...

Varsity Girls Basketball: Season Wrap-Up

Kathleen Seale

February 25, 2010

Filed under Sports News

Due to the memorable blizzard last month and consequential snow days, two girls basketball games were postponed. While the snow and week off from school caused much chaos, it wound up giving the girls basketball team an advantage;...

Varsity Boys Basketball: Feb. 23, 55-66

Jeremy Smith

February 25, 2010

Filed under Sports News

Score: 56-66, loss Opponent: Blair MVP: Sophomore guard Harrison Gibert who led the team with 15 points. Hightlight: Both Gibert and sophomore center Halid Hamadi scored in double figures in a losing effort. Read More &ra...

Varsity Girls Basketball: Feb. 23, 53-71

Hannah Flesch

February 24, 2010

Filed under Sports News

Score: 53-71, loss Opponent: Blair MVP: Junior guard Sarah Howie with 22 points. Highlight: The Wildcats played back to back games for the first time this season, and had a good performance against a tough Blair opponent. ...

Varsity Girls Basketball: Feb. 22, 70-52

Hannah Flesch

February 23, 2010

Filed under Sports News

Score: 70-52, win Opponent: Magruder MVP: Junior guard Sarah Howie with 22 points. Highlight: After an overtime thriller loss on Friday vs. Clarksburg, WJ rebounded quickly and took control versus Magruder to win their seventh...

Separating the Man From the Music

Katie Levingston

February 23, 2010

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Every human has flaws. Perhaps John Mayer's are more pronounced because of his celebrity: the world has heard too many of his clueless ramblings about sex and race on his Twitter page and in recent "Playboy" interviews. But whe...

A Spotlight On That Big Blue Box

Rosie Hammack

February 22, 2010

Filed under Opinion

Once upon a time, in a mystical land far, far away, there was this magical box called a "Recycling Bin." It's a little hard to imagine, so bear with me here: it's a bright blue box, with a little triangular symbol on it. ...

Varsity Girls Basketball: Team Falls to Clarksburg in Overtime

Jeremy Smith

February 22, 2010

Filed under Sports News

  Junior guard Sarah Howie did everything she could to get her team to victory on senior night, but her game-high 33 points were not enough, as the Wildcats fell to the Clarksburg Coyotes 65-66 in an overtime thriller. Read Mor...

Varsity Boys Basketball: Wildcats Defeat Barons, Sealing First Win of Season

Jeremy Smith

February 22, 2010

Filed under Sports News

A huge weight was lifted off the shoulders of the varsity boys basketball team on Wednesday night, as they defeated the B-CC Barons 58-55, gaining their first win of the season. Read More »...

United States Continue to Dominate 2010 Olympics

Abby Singley

February 20, 2010

Filed under The Inside Pitch

With Canada as the host nation, the pressure to lead the overall medal count at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics seems to be just too much for the Canadians and their athletes. Read More »...

‘Leave Elin Alone:’ Our Take on the Tiger Woods Speech

Daniel Fanaroff

February 20, 2010

Filed under Opinion

Background info: Early Thanksgiving morning last year, Woods was in an accident Having since gone AWOL from the world of golf and media, Woods spoke publicly for the first time at the PGA Tour  headquarters in Jacksonville, Fla. at T...

Varsity Girls Basketball: Feb. 17, 49-42

Hannah Flesch

February 19, 2010

Filed under Sports News

Score: 49-42, Win Opponent: B-CC MVP: Junior guard Sarah Howie with 16 points Highlight: WJ earned their first win since the break, tallying their seventh win for the season. Record: 7-10 Next game: Clarksburg at WJ,  to...

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