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Football MVP Pearson Heads to College for Free

February 19, 2015

College season has officially begun. Most students at CHS are just receiving acceptance letters. Some are even lucky enough to score a scholarship. Yet, only a handful are recruited for athletics. One...

Sportscaster Mills: A Fixture on the Baltimore Scene

Tim Utzig, Staff Writer

February 10, 2015

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Baltimore's own Keith Mills, sportscaster for Channel 11 and 98 Rock, has been on the Baltimore sports scene for many years. Mr. Mills, from a young age, was interested in the sports world, especially because of growing up in Baltimore. The business of broadcasting is in his blood. His father worked at Channel 13 for forty years, working as the centerfield cameraman at Orioles games. This gave the young Mr. Mills the...

Students Stay in Shape During Off Season

Students Stay in Shape During Off Season

January 21, 2015

Many CHS students play for sports teams, and, when a student plays sports year-round, fitness isn’t so much a concern. However, some students only play one season during the school year, and need to...

Why All Sports Fans Should Watch Women’s Soccer

Aubrie Zepp

January 12, 2015

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With a 3-2 loss to Brazil last Sunday, the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team is looking at a tough journey as they make their way through the Women's World Cup this Summer in Canada. Although the tournament is months away, it is important to raise awareness about the tournament now. Anyone interested in soccer, or sports in general, should watch the Women's World Cup. The Men’s World Cup, which was this past summer,...

Athletes and Time Management

Athletes and Time Management

December 8, 2014

When you are a student athlete certain things are expected from you, for example, punctuality, attendance, and commitment. You have to attend practice regularly, perform to your best ability at every single...

Allied Soccer Team in the Pumpkin Bowl XX

Allied Soccer Team in the Pumpkin Bowl XX

December 4, 2014

On October 28, 2014 Catonsville Allied Soccer Team participated in the annual Pumpkin Bowl XX. The Pumpkin Bowl was started in 1994 and their first game was on October 26, 1994: Overlea vs. Perry Hall. On...

New Weight Room Reinvents Old Space

New Weight Room Reinvents Old Space

November 18, 2014

The new weight room is built and ready to be used by students, teachers, and athletes. Located in the activity room adjacent to the Grand Staircase, this new addition includes squat racks, dumbbells, rowing...

CHS 2014 Badminton Smashes Off!

Aparna Verma, Editor

October 13, 2014

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CHS Badminton team is hitting it full swing this year. Consisting of 26 players, Catonsville’s badminton team is excited for the season. “We have a lot of new faces,” coach Benjamin Watkins said. “We have a strong nucleus of core varsity players that will lead our team to championship victory.” Watkins has been playing badminton for 15 years, and he looks forward to every practice. “Practice makes perfect,”...

Getting Recruited to Play Sports in College

Getting Recruited to Play Sports in College

October 1, 2014

Any young athlete who plays a sport in high school or on a club team and who loves to play the sport is always looking ahead into the future for their college career. College is a time for new beginnings,...

Ravens Show Promise for Good Season

Ravens Show Promise for Good Season

October 1, 2014

During the preseason, the Ravens went undefeated, giving fans hope that the team will have a much, much better season than they did this past winter--when they didn't even make it to the playoffs. So far...

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