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Homework: How Much is Too Much?

Homework: How Much is Too Much?

Julia Bohse, Writer
November 16, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

As students, it often feels as if we are bombarded with homework. When one factors in extracurricular activities, jobs, a social life, family time, and sleep, it begins to seem as if there are not nearly enough hours in the day to accommodate our busy schedules. The current HCPSS homework policy recommends...

In Spite of Losing Season, Field Hockey Is Hopeful for Future of Program

In Spite of Losing Season, Field Hockey Is Hopeful for Future of Program

November 2, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

In the past four years, Wilde Lake Field Hockey has been through eight different coaches. That’s why Coach Ginger Kincaid, has said that she is “here to stay.” This was a losing season for the Field Hockey team, but it was also one of tremendous growth, said Mrs. Kincaid. Mrs. Kincaid coached...

Poms Squad Going Strong in Its Third Year at Wilde Lake

Poms Squad Going Strong in Its Third Year at Wilde Lake

Hope Kahn
October 28, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

Poms, now in its third year at Wilde Lake, has evolved from a small, student-run club to a twenty-plus member squad, its largest group yet, said Audrey Fioretto. Senior captain, Audrey Fioretto, has been on the team since it has started. “I helped with its start up and invested a lot of time into...

County Requires Freshmen to Take PSAT

County Requires Freshmen to Take PSAT

October 28, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Freshmen took the 8-9 PSAT on October 19, along with sophomores and juniors taking the regular PSAT. The 8-9 PSAT focused on eighth and ninth grade subjects, while sophomores and juniors took the traditional PSAT. According to Mr. LeMon, the 8-9 PSAT is an opportunity from the county to expose ninth...

Wilde Lake Varsity Volleyball beats Glenelg for the first time in over four years

Wilde Lake Varsity Volleyball beats Glenelg for the first time in over four years

Bryan Castillo
October 20, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On September 15, Wilde Lake varsity volleyball played and won all three sets against Glenelg High for the first time in over four years. Wilde Lake won three sets in a row 25-17, 25-22, 25-22. The team was able to get 34 kills, 40 points from serving, 4 total blocks, and 48 digs. The Wilde Lake Varsity...

Meet the Cast of “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown”

Meet the Cast of “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown”

Rachel Eisenhauer
October 20, 2016
Filed under Arts, Features, Showcase

            Wilde Lake’s fall musical, You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown, is playing on November 17, 18, and 19 at 7 pm. Tickets are for sale now at wildelake.seatyourself.biz and are $12 each. For students, tickets can be bought at lunch for $8. Below is a question and answer with the cast....

Soccer Standout Sydney McNamara Enters Final Season at Wilde Lake

Soccer Standout Sydney McNamara Enters Final Season at Wilde Lake

Julia Bohse
October 11, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

Senior Sydney McNamara, an integral part of the girls varsity soccer team and a standout student, earned a starting position her freshman year and never looked back. Since her first year on the team, the team has looked to McNamara to score under pressure, and she is not one to disappoint. In addition...

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