Author: Charlie Dolgenos '16

Another Upset: Varsity Basketball defeats ANC

February 2, 2015

The Tigers were not supposed to win this game. It was what everyone in attendance was thinking, and has been a common theme for the varsity basketball team during this magical year. The Academy of the New Church Lions are deep, athletic, and talented. They have three potential DI recruits: 6’6” senior forward Carnel Harley, […]

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Manolo Sanchez ’10 selected in MLS SuperDraft

January 29, 2015

On Tuesday, January 20th, GFS’ vaunted athletic class of 2010 was able to put yet another large feather in their hat. The New York Red Bulls of Major League Soccer made Manolo Sanchez ’10 the 78th pick in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft. Sanchez joins classmate Jesse Biddle, who was the 27th pick of the Philadelphia […]

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Editorial: 5 Things We Want to See in the New Upper School Principal

January 28, 2015

The search committee has completed their interviews of candidates for the position of the Head of Upper School Principal, and a decision will be announced soon. The Earthquake Editorial Board wants to weigh in. Here are five things we would like to see in our new Upper School Principal: 1. Increase Student-Administration Communication Students, currently, have […]

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Inherent Vice: ghostly good

December 18, 2014

There’s neither the need nor the room to properly explain the plot of Inherent Vice. However, to give some preliminary background, it focuses on dope-addled detective Doc Sportello (Joaquin Phoenix) as he tries to unravel multiple linked cases involving mysterious boats, violent cops, drug cartels, cults, brothels, the Aryan brotherhood, and everything else director Paul […]

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Photo Essay: Ferguson+ Teach In Starts a Dialogue

December 18, 2014

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GFS Boys Basketball off to a historic start

December 17, 2014

The boys varsity basketball team this year is off to a historic start. They opened with a win over Penn Charter, 59-39, a game in which senior twins Jamil and Jalil Pines-Elliot played some of their signature lockdown defense, stymieing the Quaker guards. This game marked the first time since 1989 that the Germantown Friends […]

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