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Stress on Student Athletes

Stress on Student Athletes

October 19, 2017

Sports can be the highlight of many students' high school experience. They provide students with opportunities to make new friends, have fun, and learn to balance schoolwork with after school activities.   ...

The American Life of a Student Athlete

Denaijy Dorsey, Staff

October 19, 2017

Filed under Sports

Some wonder how student athletes weigh all of their responsibilities in school, at practice, and at home. It is challenging, but many athletes have a stable routine that works best for them.  "I wake up, brush my teeth, then pack my soccer bag. I usually eat my breakfast on the way to school. After school I do my homework until practice starts, or I get on the bus for away games. I go home after a game or practice, the...

Hope for New Varsity Head Coaches

Hope for New Varsity Head Coaches

October 17, 2017

Athletic director James Fitzgerald hired five new varsity head coaches for the athletic program.  Field hockey, boys soccer, volleyball, badminton, and boys lacrosse coaches were all replaced.   ...

Balancing Sports and School as A Student Athlete

Balancing Sports and School as A Student Athlete

October 17, 2017

There are plenty of sports to join at CHS and a lot of hard work to put into them. Along with this opportunity, there are long after school practices, games, etc. You get the gist...but there is...

Comets Football Defeats Lansdowne

Comets Football Defeats Lansdowne

October 9, 2017

Heading into their second game of the season at home against rival Lansdowne, Catonsville looked to pick up their first win of the season. The game was the Ravens Rise game of the week.   Catonsville had a lot to prove going into the game.   “Everyone was telling me we would lose but I was just igno...

Aaron Judge: The New King

Aaron Judge: The New King

June 9, 2017

Billy Joel sings, "It's good to be a young man, and to live the way you please, yes, a young man is the king of every kingdom that he sees," in "Somewhere along the Line." This perfectly describes Aaron...

The Tragedy of the Washington Capitals

The Tragedy of the Washington Capitals

May 25, 2017

The Capitals slowly skate through the hand shake line in a silent Verizon Center in a way they know all too well. They must cope once again with a second round exit to the Pittsburg Penguins. The Caps...

Baseball Shows We Aren’t Post-Racial Yet

Baseball Shows We Aren’t Post-Racial Yet

May 17, 2017

When the Orioles traveled up to Fenway to play the Red Sox for a four-game series, controversy was expected because of the Manny Machado incident—during an earlier game, Machado accidentally spiked second...

Why is Softball Given So Little Attention?

Why is Softball Given So Little Attention?

May 15, 2017

Both JV and varsity softball teams of 2017 think this year is going to be the season of success, with tons of great players. "We can do really well if we have a good infield and hitting!" said JV softball...

Spring Sports Strive for States

Spring Sports Strive for States

May 11, 2017

Now that spring sports are here, everyone is getting excited. Catonsville's sport teams are starting off their seasons and trying to win big. "We're going to have a great season and hopefully we can...

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