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Ready to Smash and Win: CHS Badminton 2013

Aparna Verma, Staff Writer

September 16, 2013

The CHS badminton team of 2013 is upbeat for the season. Coach and players believe this to be a good year, one hopefully that will lead some to the counties. Coach Benjamin Walkins started coaching at CHS this year, starting literally on August 15, 2013. “It was sudden,” he explained. “I did it at the last minute.” Walkins has been playing badminton since he was nearly ten, so he is full of experience and advice...

Starting the Season for Varsity Volleyball

Amanda Voll, Staff Writer

September 16, 2013

The Catonsville Volleyball team is beginning a season which  the coach Amanda Kaufman describes as a season where the team has a “ strong chance to do very well.” Composed of twelve players, the team has six which are returning seniors. The libero, senior Natalie Bockmiller, said that she “likes the team this year” and that it is “nice to see returning players come back [because] that says good things about our co...

Girls Varsity Soccer: Start of the Season

Alicia Dixon, Staff Writer

September 16, 2013

The CHS girls varsity soccer team has a reputation for being one of the best, toughest, and most hard-working teams in Baltimore County. Last year, the team made it to the county championships and lost in penalty shootouts.  This year, they are using this letdown to push them to do their very best. “It motivates us a lot because we know what it’s like to be so close but to come away without anything,” said senior capt...

Ravens, Get Back to Basics

Ben Corcoran, Staff Writer

September 12, 2013

The defending Super Bowl champs suffered a 49-27 defeat against the Denver Broncos in their Season Opener on Thursday, September 5th. In their first game since winning the Lombardi Trophy and having Linebacker Ray Lewis retire, the Ravens began their 1st game of the 2013 Season with a shocking defeat. The Ravens started off the game well, as they went into halftime with a 3-point lead. A lead, but a slim one. A typical pat...

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