Unique sports that should come to McLean

June 12, 2015

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by Young In Seo and Aisha Singh McLean High School is known for its continuous excellence in sports. However, a few distinguished sports can add to McLean’s already exceptional sports program. Quidditch McLean students can exp...

McLean football to participate in Falls Church Passing League tournament

June 7, 2015

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It is said that the temperature on turf fields is augmented by 10 degrees on a hot, summer day. Whether this is just a legend among athletes or scientific fact, 20 McLean football players will endure the heat of the Falls Church High School turf at the Falls Church 7-on-7 P...

McLean Women’s Crew makes a splash at States

June 5, 2015

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This season, the McLean Women's Crew Team has become a formidable opponent within the world of Virginia rowing. For the first time in years, every boat, not just the varsity eight, has been consistently successful throughout the season, with all but two boats qualifying for n...

Girls soccer defeats Langley 3-0

April 15, 2015

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David Kagan and Jake Barnett All sports teams at McLean circle the Langley game on their calendar anticipating the marquee matchup. The girls varsity soccer team is no different, as they hoped to defeat the Saxons for the fourth...

NCAA National Championship Predictions

April 14, 2015

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  Kentucky Evan Rapson Willie Cauley Stein, Trey Lyes, Karl-Anthony Towns, Tyler Ulis, Devin Booker, Aaron Harrison, Andrew Harrison, Dakari Johnson, and Marcus Lee… These are the amount of NBA prospects that the Kentucky Wi...

NBA awards come down to the wire

April 14, 2015

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As the NBA regular season comes to a close and the with the playoffs just around the corner, it's time to give out The Highlander's regular season awards. Most Valuable Player: Stephen Curry, Warriors Many would argue that the Rockets' James Harden has had an...

McLean Hockey skates to the conference title

April 14, 2015

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By Ethan Cherry and Nora Hashem Reporters   As February passes by and winter sports come to a close, McLean Hockey finds itself in uncharted territory. For the first time in four years Mclean Hockey has won the conference...

Senior soccer player Clare Beahn talks about upcoming season

April 14, 2015

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Q. What are your personal goals for the upcoming season? A. This season I have set numerous goals for myself. One of my main goals is to play a big role in helping the team win games. As a central midfielder, my responsibility is to connect the defense with the offense, shut down the opposing players in the midfield and star...

Langley triumphs: McLean basketball’s worst nightmare

December 12, 2014

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In a hotly contested Friday night of basketball the Langley Saxons swept both McLean’s boys’ and girls’ varsity basketball teams leaving the Highlanders searching for answers. #ss ft. The Highlanders ⚪️ In the first...

Varsity Blues

Varsity Blues

November 25, 2014

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