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Athlete Profile: Malik Mahmud

Asir Chishti, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2014

Senior Malik Mahmud has a passion for running. He said that he started running cross country in middle school and really enjoyed it which led him to try out track in the 7th grade. He has continued running track since then and is currently a varsity athlete for Dunbar’s track team. When asked...

Dunbar Lacrosse

Sidney Sallengs, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2014

Lacrosse has recently gained popularity with high schools around the country that are adding teams. It is also being shown in popular shows like “Teen Wolf.” Dunbar has had a lacrosse team since 2007 and schools in the area like Lafayette and Henry Clay also have teams. Many lacrosse players are...

Dunbar Wrestling Team

Connor Clifford, Staff Reporter

December 17, 2013

The wrestling team has gained a few new wrestlers for the upcoming 2013-2014 season. Several new seniors have joined the team and experienced players are adjusting well to their arrival. The veterans are working to help the new wrestlers learn the moves to get them ready for the upcoming season by using...

Dunbar Hockey Team Rules the Rink for Another Season

Nathan Jones, Sports Editor

December 17, 2013

The winter hockey season is here. The team, which started conditioning in August, will have their next game on Jan. 16. There is a very prestigious tradition of hockey here at Dunbar. When looking at their previous successful years, including when they were ranked number three in the state several years...

Splashin’ Around on Dunbar’s Swim and Dive Team

Brooke Hancock, Staff Reporter

December 17, 2013

The Dunbar swim and dive team is looking to continue their successful streak in the upcoming season. Unlike most sports, the swim and dive team has more individualized schedules. Members practice with various club teams such as Bluegrass Marlins and Palomar while others practice with Dunbar; however,...

Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball Starting Seasons Successfully

Asir Chishti and Maryam Bukhari

December 17, 2013

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 l...

Dunbar Soccer State Champs: A Player’s Perspective

Nathan Jones, Sports Editor

November 20, 2013

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...

Dunbar Cheerleaders Represent at Nationals

Meredith Nichols, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2013

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...