The Purple Tide

There’s “snow” place like home: a winter wonderland of activities

Taruni Addanki, copy editor

January 11, 2019

The excitement of making memories while doing what one loves is almost indescribable; during this time of the year, winter activities play a prominent role in contributing to the holiday spirit in the community. Although it c...

Girls’ fall sports make history

Katie Carita, design editor

January 11, 2019

Girls’ sports dominated the competition this fall, with all four teams, including cheerleading, cross country, field hockey and volleyball, making it to their respective state tournaments and many earning district, regional...

Boys’ basketball shoots for a spot in playoffs

Chris W. Longino, staff writer

December 21, 2018

The varsity boys' basketball team this year has a different dynamic than previous years. Already, coaches and players are rallying together, pushing to qualify for playoffs. “We are going to have a lot of energy going into this season,...

Head football coach brings passion to his dream job

Chris W. Longino, staff writer

November 28, 2018

Sean Curry is more than a football coach; he is a family man, a teacher and a Chantilly alumnus who has been bleeding purple his entire life. His passion for the Chantilly community began when he started playing football as ...

Varsity volleyball strives to win state championship

Gray Jones, staff writer

October 2, 2018

This year’s varsity volleyball team is off to an excellent start with a record of 9-0 at print time. The players hope for an undefeated season and to ultimately make it to the state championship. The team has a large support sy...

End of the season celebrations

Brooke Wagner, staff writer

November 21, 2017

With the fall season coming to a close, teams have been reflecting on the whirlwind of ups and downs that occurred over the past few months. Since the end of the season marks an important milestone for many, athletes have been participating...

Football comes to a bittersweet end

Priscilla Woo, staff writer

November 21, 2017

Although the varsity football team experienced a challenging season, spirits are high as athletes and coaches alike begin to plan for next year. Though the team was unable to end the season with a win, the players continued to...