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Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball Starting Seasons Successfully

Asir Chishti and Maryam Bukhari

December 17, 2013

Filed under New in Sports

Boys The boys’ basketball team is ready to have a successful season under the leadership of Coach Scott Chalk. Coach Chalk is hoping to bring even more improvement to the team which ended the season last year with a record of 17-13. The varsity team has five returning seniors and a sophomore. It is led by seniors Kyle Clark, Vince Davis, Troy Black, Jordan Hurst and Donnie Lewis along with sophomore Darius Williams. “We have a fairly inexperienced team but they are quick and coachable,” said Coach  Chalk. Coach Chalk said the team’s main focus this season should be on defense in order to be successful....

Dunbar Soccer State Champs: A Player’s Perspective

Nathan Jones, Sports Editor

November 20, 2013

Filed under New in Sports, Sports

The stadium was packed with screaming fans. Not a glint of silver bleacher could be seen because of the masses. Dunbar was down 1-0 in the second half with the clock running out. Then with 3 minutes and 31 seconds left on the clock, senior Nelson Ng got the ball at the top of the box, a beautiful pass from senior Riley Calhoon, rips it low and hard and it hit the back of the net, just past the keeper’s hands. Dunbar tied it up. They had done the impossible. Most thought the game was over and the Trinity Shamrocks were going to take home the trophy, stealing the title yet again from the Bulldogs, but that was not the...

Dunbar Cheerleaders Represent at Nationals

Meredith Nichols, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2013

Filed under New in Sports, Sports

This year, the Dunbar cheerleaders won the state, national and world titles during their season. It took much hard work to get them there. Cheerleading tryouts were held last May, with conditioning taking place throughout the summer. Everyone was required to go to a cheer camp and two hour a day practices took place throughout the school year. In addition to all this they cheered at home and away games for the football team and for both boys’ and girls’ basketball teams. The team is led by head coaches Mrs. Donna Martin and Mr. Saleem Habash. Both have been very successful with the program for a very long...