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NHL Playoff Preview: Stanley Cup Finals

Daniel Fanaroff

May 28, 2010

Filed under The Inside Pitch

No cliché could properly describe the matchup between this year's Stanley Cup finalists. On Saturday, the Flyers and Blackhawks will fight for a year's worth of bragging rights and their names engraved on Lord Stanley's cup. ...

WJ Clubs: Society for Established Young Ladies

Miklos Szebeni

May 27, 2010

Filed under Feature

No club at WJ can even come close to being as ladylike as the Society of Established Young Ladies (The Ladies Club), which strives to exude "ladyness" in all areas of daily life. Read More »...

This Week In Sports: Episode 2

Julia Haymore

May 26, 2010

Filed under The Inside Pitch

Sports editor Jeremy Smith, editorial editor Ian Green, Ssaff writer Daniel Fanaroff and staff writer Ryan Lynch discuss this week in sports. Read More »...

Coed Volleyball Wrapup

Roshel Mullokandov

May 26, 2010

Filed under Sports News

“One for all and all for one,” proclaimed coed volleyball coach Bill Morris, talking about his team’s unity. With a season of 4-8, Morris doubled the number of wins he had last year, which made him very proud of his team. ...

Boys Volleyball Wrapup

Roshel Mullokandov

May 26, 2010

Filed under Sports News

The boys volleyball team's near perfect season of 11-1 ended in their semifinal game in the playoffs against Wootton with scores of 25-19, 21-25, 13-25, 25-18, 4-15.  After beating rivals like B-CC, Churchill, and Whitman, the t...

WJ Baseball Season Wrap-Up

Hannah Flesch

May 25, 2010

Filed under Sports News

WJ baseball team's season came to abrupt end on Friday, May 15, in a 7-3 loss to Northwest in the first round of the state playoffs. After starting the season 6-0, the team lost five out of seven games before winning the last th...

Track and Field Teams Finish a Successful Season

Miklos Szebeni

May 24, 2010

Filed under Sports News

The track and field team had a very successful season this year, with the boys team breaking the school record for the 4x800 meter relay with a time of 7:50 at the Penn Relays.  Both the girls and boys teams also scored hi...

Fran Irvin to Leave Administrative Team

Rosie Hammack

May 24, 2010

Filed under News

Due to construction-related budget cuts, beginning June 1, WJ will return to having an administrative team with three 12-month assistant principals and one 11-month assistant principal. Read More »...

Boys Lacrosse Wrap Up

Jeremy Smith

May 24, 2010

Filed under Sports News

  The boys lacrosse season came to an abrupt end as they failed to make it past the third round of the playoffs for the fourth straight year. This year they fell to Whitman, and gave up a season-high of 16 goals while only t...

10 Ways to Make Your Summer Count…. SSL Opportunities

Rosie Hammack

May 20, 2010

Filed under Feature

Having trouble reaching 75 hours in time? Have no fear! We've narrowed your list down to 10 great volunteer opportunities. 1. Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery County. Not only is building houses for homeless people praiseworthy, bu...

WJ Alum Cal Thomas Talks About His High School Years

Ian Green

May 20, 2010

Filed under Opinion

Cal Thomas, Walter Johnson graduate of '60 and all around cool guy, answered some questions about what his high school reunion that he recently went to was like. What was the atmosphere like? Lots of stories about goofing-...

Girls Gymnastics Wrap-Up

Rylee Genner

May 20, 2010

Filed under Sports News

    Despite injuries and absences, the girls gymnastics team has completed yet another successful season.  Throughout the year, they placed first in a meet against Springbrook, second in meets against Blair, Gaithersburg, Sp...

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