The Lion's Tale

Teams dress up to get in spirit

Teams dress up to get in spirit

Sally Rogal, Reporter

October 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

This story was featured in the Volume 36, Issue 2 edition of The Lion’s Tale, published on Oct. 26, 2018.

Athletes join teams outside of school

Sophia Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

October 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

Seventh-grader Nicole Rodney streaks down the lacrosse field cradling the ball. She darts past several defenders and launches the ball into the goal. As the goalie goes to retrieve the ball, Rodney’s teammates rush to congratulate her with high fives and pats on the back.   Rodney had been interested in playing lacrosse si...

Budget Breakdown

Budget Breakdown

Oren Minsk, Assistant In-Depth Editor

October 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

At the beginning of each school year, the CESJDS athletic department is given a combined annual budget that the athletic director allocates to such as team transportation, uniforms, officials, equipment and coaching salaries.    According to Chief Financial Officer Julie Hoover, the department’s b...

Lions overpower Knights with the help of a full team

Lions overpower Knights with the help of a full team

Daphne Kaplan, Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The girl’s varsity Lions team dominated the field, claiming an impressive and cohesive 3-0 victory against the Washington Waldorf Knights at CESJDS on Monday afternoon. Within seconds of the start of the clock, the Lions insistently pushed the ball to the opposite side of the field, where junior Ally K...

Rocks on ice: Sophomore competes in curling

Rocks on ice: Sophomore competes in curling

Daphne Kaplan, Assistant Features Editor

October 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

One to two days a week, sophomore Matan Rosenberg can be found at the Potomac Curling Club in Laurel, Md., meticulously tying his specialized, athletic and Teflon-sole-contained curling shoes, then putting his jacket on and preparing to enter the curling arena. Rosenberg began his curling career three yea...

Interim Athletic Director position filled

Interim Athletic Director position filled

Devira Friedman, Sports Editor

August 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Former physical education teacher Becky Silberman will be the Interim Athletic Director for the 2018-2019 school year.  This was announced on June 19 by High School Principal and Associate Head of School Dr. Marc Lindner announced in an email. Last spring, former JDS athletic director Mike Riley wa...

A Day at Nationals Park

A Day at Nationals Park

Kate Sosland, Editor-In-Chief

August 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

 

Get fit for credit: Students fulfill exercise requirement in many ways

Get fit for credit: Students fulfill exercise requirement in many ways

Matthew Rabinowitz, Reporter

May 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

Between schoolwork, extracurriculars and standardized testing, finding the time to exercise can be challenging for high school students. In order to fulfill the required one and a half sports credits before graduation, students get exercise in a number of different ways. One way to fulfill the exercise...

Teachers balance coursework with coaching

Teachers balance coursework with coaching

Sophia Miller, Reporter

May 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

When the bell rings at 3:45 p.m., the school day is not over for English Department Chair and varsity softball coach Thomas Worden. He grabs his bats and gloves and heads outside to the softball field to do throwing, fielding and batting drills with the CESJDS varsity softball team. Along with the...

Season recap: boys varsity volleyball

Season recap: boys varsity volleyball

Sarah Friedlander, Guest Writer

May 25, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The varsity boys volleyball team finished their regular season with a 2-9 loss against Hebrew Academy on May 10. Their record was 1-4 this season. This year's team is very different from last years team, as five seniors graduated.  Co-captains, juniors Liam Shemesh and Eli Soumekhian were among only...