The Griffin

Sharp intellect propels sophomore to victory

Sharp intellect propels sophomore to victory

Olivia Summons, Staff writer

March 17, 2017

Sophomore Karina Wang walks into the Baltimore Fencing Center in Columbia and puts on a black screened mask and her white fencing jacket, decorated in badges. Sword in hand, Wang is prepared to dominate her opponent. Just how does she size up against competitors? “She’s a lot better,” freshman Victor...

Prom dress Facebook page proves obligatory

Prom dress Facebook page proves obligatory

Hanna Bewley, Associate editor

February 13, 2017

It’s not only a rite of passage, but an opportunity to spend hours in dressing rooms. The senior prom dress search isn’t complete until the dress has been selected and posted on Facebook. Just ask the 173 members of the Senior Prom Dresses Facebook group who’ve been sharing their dres...

TV network’s campaign history bus rolls up here

Students pictured (left to right): Freshmen Urvesh Sukai, Brian Hoskins, Max Fischer, Nicholas Trivett, Sammi Ditto, Rosina Beritela and Haley Russo

Meher Hans, Editor in chief

November 18, 2016

  Freshman government students attend an information session on the C-SPAN network’s Campaign 2016 history bus Nov. 10. A representative informed students of the network’s mission to serve as a database for unbiased information, adding that the website’s video library is available for p...

Field hockey moves on to play in state semifinal Nov. 9

(From left to right) Seniors goalie Alli Hill, attackmen Megan Proefrock and Emma Klein, midfielder Claire Podles, defenseman Brooke Weiner, and attackman Kiley Bolonda

Sophie Bates, Editor in chief

November 3, 2016

  The varsity field hockey team won 1-0 in the MPSSAA North Region championship against Old Mill Nov. 2. The team will play in the state semifinals Nov. 9 against South River at Paint Branch High School at 7 p.m.

Field hockey advances

Junior midfielder Maggie Kelly goes for a hit in the MPSSAA  regional semifinal game Oct. 31. The team went on to win 3-1 against Catonsville.

Sophie Bates, Editor in chief

November 2, 2016

    The varsity field hockey team won their MPSSAA regional semifinal game against Catonsville 3-1 Oct. 31. The advanced to play in the regional championship against Old Mill Nov. 2 at 3:30 p.m. The game will take place here, and students are encouraged to 'black out' and wear all...

Badminton brings in the gold

(From left to right) Freshman Nicolette Samek and senior Ari Wu pose with the Mixed Double scoreboard after winning gold in the tournament Oct. 29 at George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology.

Sophie Bates, Editor in chief

November 1, 2016