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The Student News Site of Wilde Lake High School

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	The team celebrates the 7-5 win against Reservoir. (Photo credit Lauren Jascewsky)

Wilde Lake Varsity Softball Clinches Historical Regional Championship Victory

Greta Giuliano, Lee Lewis, and Blaiz Blackston June 10, 2022

After scoring three runs in the first inning and holding their ground against the undefeated Reservoir High School, Wilde Lake Varsity Softball secured a 7-5 win, crowning them as regional champions. According...

After Bumpy Start, Boys Basketball Nets Winning Season, But Falls Short in Playoffs

After Bumpy Start, Boys Basketball Nets Winning Season, But Falls Short in Playoffs

Blaiz Blackston, Staff Writer March 30, 2022

For team captain Enosh Minney, this season was filled with trials and tribulations. With a 9-7 record, the team booked a winning season, but fell short in their first playoff game in a heartbreaking...

Wilde Lake Cheer after they won the county championship.

Wilde Lake Rises to the Top of Howard County Cheer

Gabrielle Olibris, Staff Writer February 15, 2022

In October, Wilde Lake Cheer was crowned Howard County Champions for the first time since cheerleading became an official varsity sport in 2005. Then, they went on to set a regional record.  Wilde...

Wilde Lake’s Female Athletes Changing the Game

Wilde Lake’s Female Athletes Changing the Game

Greta Giuliano, Staff Editor February 13, 2022

Lauren Jascewsky is the only girl on the 24-player Howard County Wolves hockey team. D’Asia Dendy is the only girl on the Wilde Lake wrestling team. Coach Chantal Ridlon is the only female football...

Wilde Lake’s front runners, Henry Hopper, Chris Withee, Josh Wright, Anthony Russo, and Sean Moore, compete at Wilde Lake

Wilde Lake Cross Country Team is Small but Mighty

Marran Frigo, Staff Writer November 3, 2021

With Cross Country season in full swing, it's time for teams to show that they haven't been slacking off after a year of hybrid learning. This year's team, made up of 20 or so runners, is small compared...

Sophomore Cross Country runner, Myles Brown (front), running a course. (Photo by Pamela Cheung).

Wildecat Athletes Return to the Field with Full Course Load

Arielle Levine, News Editor November 3, 2021

Every day, after school, freshman Ethan James sneaks off to the media center for forty-five minutes of studying before his soccer practice. At 2:45, Ethan rushes down to the locker room to change before...

Wilde Lake Softball Makes a Playoff Run After Historic Season

Wilde Lake Softball Makes a Playoff Run After Historic Season

Ian Cruz and Rowley Jackson June 10, 2021

Wilde Lake softball has not had a winning record in the past two decades. But, that changed in the 2021 season when the varsity team went 7-4 this season, shutting out teams and causing forfeits as they...

Seniors Jillian Ingram and Ashlyn Bonner celebrate in their game against River Hill (Photo courtesy of Lifetouch Photography).

A Season That’s Not About Winning

Rowley Jackson May 4, 2021

When players returned to the fields for the 2020-2021 soccer season after a year of uncertainty, they spent every second possible having fun and appreciating the opportunity to play. Never sure whether...

The Wilde Lake football field now sits empty.

As HCPSS’ Winter Sports Season is Postponed, Players Prepare for Another Disappointing Season

Kavon Briggs, Rebecca Nason, and Zoe MacDiarmid January 7, 2021

After postponing the winter sports season, Wilde Lake athletes are preparing to continue their attempt to stay in shape without a team to practice with. The latest postponement, announced by HCPSS...

Varsity Cheer Team poses for a picture after regionals.

Varsity Cheer Ends Historic Season

Aenilah Watkins and Komara Barba February 26, 2020

On January 29, the WLHS cheer team made history for the first time ever, as the varsity team qualified for and performed at regionals.  Each season, HCPSS allows the cheerleading team to participate...

Boys and Girls soccer pose after defeating River Hill in the Regional Championship.

Soccer Victories Mean More Than Meet The Eye

Amaiya Sancho , Sports Editor, Arts Editor February 3, 2020

  As students and parents lineup outside of the field to purchase their tickets to the Wilde Lake vs River Hill soccer playoff game, they are desperately awaiting a win. A lot is riding on this...

The student section is seen reacting to a missed shot from a Wilde Lake Player at a home game vs Centennial. The Cats unfortunately fell short on January 15th with a score of 57-51.

Friday Night Games Shine Light on School Pride

Aenilah Watkins, Web Editor in Chief February 3, 2020

As students line up outside of the auditorium to purchase their tickets to the Friday Night Basketball Game, they anticipate a showdown. They expect the Cats to give their all as they fill the stands with...

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