The Pitch

Sam Falb
This is Sam’s third year on The Pitch. He took the Journalism course during freshman year and was hooked - last year he served as the online news editor. Aside from The Pitch, Sam is the Vice President of the Environmental Club and a tutor. When he’s not in school, he enjoys running, biking, and photography.  


Sam Falb, Editor in Chief

May 17, 2019
Sam Falb’s Senior Reflection (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Food Trends class hosts chocolate themed bake-off (Story)
Dec 20, 2018
MCPS should honor transfer students’ credits (Story)
Sep 28, 2018
Letter from the editor (Story)
Apr 26, 2018
Spanish Honors Society enhances WJ’s palette (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
Catch: Students find success in reintroducing final exams (Story)
Apr 04, 2018
Black heritage assembly commemorates black success (Story)
Mar 19, 2018
Black heritage assembly showcases talent (Story)
Mar 16, 2018
Students demonstrate in national walkout (Story)
Mar 14, 2018
Students take part in walkouts nationwide (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
WJ takes steps towards improving mental health (Story)
Feb 23, 2018
Superintendent hosts student media reps (Story)
Feb 01, 2018
Upperclassmen embark on ski trip (Story)
Jan 18, 2018
Health Fair educates with unique strategies (Story)
Jan 16, 2018
Health Fair educates with unique strategies (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
“It All Matters” club hosts supply drive (Story)
Jun 05, 2017
APUSH students take field trip to AFI (Story)
May 31, 2017
Sources of Strength launches 10,000 step challenge (Story)
Mar 31, 2017
WJ students memorialize deceased smoking tree (Story)
Mar 27, 2017
MCPS combats hate with new contest (Story)
Feb 09, 2017
Betsy Devos squeezes through final confirmation vote (Story)
Feb 06, 2017
Vandalism hits WJ and local rival school (Story)
Jan 11, 2017
Uzbek students experience American culture at WJ (Story)
Jan 03, 2017
Choral groups enchant at winter concert (Story)
Dec 19, 2016
Breathe Deep walk raises awareness, remembers founder (Story)
Nov 22, 2016
American-Iraqi forces push into Mosul (Story)
Nov 15, 2016
Walter Johnson reaches 129 (Story)
Nov 10, 2016
A message to America (Story)
Oct 18, 2016
Spacex reaches for stars with new proposal (Story)
Sep 28, 2016
California teen combats bullying with unique app (Story)
Sep 28, 2016
Students explore character (Story)
Sep 28, 2016
WJ resolves artificial turf problems (Story)
Sep 09, 2016
Gene Wilder dies at 83 (Story)
May 13, 2016
Lemonade: An Artistic Phenomenon (Story)
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