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County Wide Sports: Student leadership council created

Miller Romm, Back Page Editor

October 17, 2019

The creation of the SALC was “record breaking,” Athletic Specialist for Montgomery County Kathy Green said. SALC, the student leadership council is comprised of 54 individuals representing the 27 schools in Montgomery Cou...

Tough loss against RM leads to comeback vs Northwest

Jack Moskowitz, Managing Editor

October 17, 2019

The team came into the game against Richard Montgomery on Sept. 26 with a 3-1 record. Matched up against rival RM, the team was determined to come out with a win. Both teams started off slow offensively with neither te...

Locker room changes spark controversy

Zara Denison, Staff Writer

October 2, 2019

Everyone needs access to the locker room; students taking gym members of sports teams and anyone who needs to store a bag somewhere. In light of an incident that took place last year at Damascus, higher security measures we...

New athletic director appointed

Danielle Berman, Staff Writer

October 2, 2019

After 11 years of being the assistant athletic director, he finally moved up to the position of athletic director. English teacher Alton Lightsey was promoted to run the athletic department where he will take control of athle...

County Wide Sports: Changes to be made to playoff format

Miller Romm, Back Page Editor

October 1, 2019

MCPS Board of Athletics has decided to try to make a change in the playoff format, instituting county championships, in addition to the pre-existing state championships. A county championship seems like a great idea becau...

Golf’s journey to states begins now with victory against Churchill, Whitman, BCC

Samir Patankar, Sports Editor

October 1, 2019

The co-ed varsity golf played their first matches against BCC, Whitman, and Churchill. They beat Whitman and BCC and lost in a close match to Churchill. Juniors Ethan Chelf and Ryan Feldman lead their team at the one and two seed...

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