The Cherokee Scout

Cherokee Football: Revenge Tour 2019

Cherokee gets ready to take the field against North Brunswick in the playoffs.

Celeste Yeany and Joshua Guirguis, Staff Writer

February 7, 2020

The 2019 Cherokee football season this year was truly a “revenge tour,” a term coined by the student section Instagram @chs.studentsection2020. Last season, Cherokee Football struggled. They had only two wins in the regular season. Following last year’s lackluster season, spirits for the upcomin...

Cherokee Chiefs Field Hockey: The Hardest Working Team?

The Cherokee Girls Field Hockey Team

Gianna Ercolani, Staff Writer

February 7, 2020

As the field hockey season comes to a close, it is time to reflect on the season and the characters of its players. Since pre-season in August, the Lady Chiefs have shown continuous hard work and determination. Although there were a myriad of obstacles along the way for the program, the players manage...

Cherokee Football Gets Tickled Pink

Cherokee Football Gets Tickled Pink

Judith Otunnu, Staff Writer

February 7, 2020

Friday, October 4, 2019, was a disappointing loss for the Cherokee Chiefs. For much of the game, the Chiefs were tied with Millville. However, the boys just could not pull off a win and Milville defeated the Chiefs 26-14. This loss was the second of the season, following a disappointing loss to rival s...

Preview: Cherokee Takes on Rancocas Valley

Cherokee Battles Rancocas Valley

William Chacon, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

On September 28, 2019, the Cherokee Chiefs will be traveling to Rancocas Valley High School to battle it out on the football field. Last year, Rancocas Valley beat Cherokee; however, the Chiefs have a much better record this year, 2-1, compared to Rancocas Valley's 0-3 record. The game starts at two...

Cherokee Football Embarks on its Revenge Tour

Senior, Justin Ward, watching the Chiefs battle the Renegades.

Kayla Johnson, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

The Cherokee Chiefs are hoping to continue their winning streak as they come off an impressive victory against Washington Township High School. On Friday, September 13, 2019, the Chiefs took on Shawnee, their biggest rival. The game ended in a 17-6 loss. After the disappointing 2018-2019 football season, the ...

Girls Golf Team Thriving

Coach Mrs. Megan Boland (left) and senior golfer Morgan Hambrecht (right) have been instrumental in the creation and success of the team

Josh Wright, Staff Writer

June 29, 2019

A new team has emerged from Cherokee’s vibrant athletic program: Girls Golf. The team was founded by Morgan Hambrecht, a senior and varsity player, and is coached by Ms. Megan Boland, a Health and P.E. teacher at Cherokee. From the beginning, the team has offered an increasing number of girls the ...

Students Adapt to New Coaching Staff

Students Adapt to New Coaching Staff

William Chacon, Staff Writer

January 7, 2019

After a dismal 1-7 record for the 2018-2019 season, many people have started to question why this team played so badly. Chiefs fans had little hope for this year’s season and very few are optimistic for this team going forward. Now a couple months later, Cherokee’s new coaching staff, with Head C...

Preview : Cherokee Chiefs Vs Rancocas Valley

William Chacon, Staff Writer

September 24, 2018

Tonight, around 7pm, our very own Cherokee Chiefs will take on the Rancocas Red Devils for the first time this season. The Chiefs are (0-2) and the Red Devils are (1-1). After a bad 0-2 start, the Chiefs will be looking to grab their first win of the season while the Red Devils look to go (2-1) heading...

Cherokee Blows Past Rival Lenape

Junior Anthony DiCaro shooting a free throw

Cameron Dockery, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018

The Cherokee Boys Basketball Team won a crucial home game against rival Lenape on Thursday evening, January 26. Star junior Anthony DiCaro led the Chiefs by scoring 29 points, a career high, and led the team to 62-52 victory. This was a very big improvement compared to the previous game against Lenap...

Patriots vs. Eagles: Who Will Take the Ring?

Patriots vs. Eagles: Who Will Take the Ring?

Shweta Nair, Sports Section Editor

February 5, 2018

It is the battle everyone in the Philadelphia region has been waiting for. Finally, 13 years after their last appearance, the Philadelphia Eagles are in the Super Bowl. The face off is Sunday, February 4, against a team that has proven to be extremely successful in the past few years: the New England...

Cherokee Girls’ Basketball Team Barely Takes Home the Win Against Rival Lenape

Final score (35-33) of the game

Sanjana Kondapalli, Co-Editor-In-Chief

December 22, 2017

With the home court advantage, Cherokee's girls' basketball team beat out the Lenape girls' basketball team by a bare margin of 35-33 through a slew of skill and teamwork.  In the second game of their season, the Lady Chiefs showed off their great chemistry, especially the Therien sisters, but fell...

Girls Varsity Basketball Scrimmage Success

Shweta Nair, Sports Editor

December 20, 2017

On Friday, December 8, Cherokee's Girls Varsity Basketball played a scrimmage against Rancocas Valley Regional High School. In only their second scrimmage, the team showed a strong compatibility and beat Rancocas Valley with ease. Since the girls were still getting used to playing with each other, they...

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