Jake Funk Sets State Record with 50 Touchdowns in Single Season (VIDEO)

Reservoir at DHS Hornets 20151127 hHow many football players do you know who have scored 50 touchdowns in a single season?

Damascus running back Jake Funk is one of them and he now holds the Maryland state record for doing so.

Funk scored 50 touchdowns this season, and, he said, setting that record in his senior year on his school’s home field meant a lot.

The Swarmin’ Hornets will play for the state championship on Dec. 3rd against Dundalk.

Damascus Swarmin Hornets 2A West Regional Champions with 7-3 Win Over Walkersville (PHOTOS)

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Congratulations to the Damascus Swarmin Hornets on their 40th straight win making them the 2017 2A West Regional Champions. The 2A West playoff game between the Walkersville Lions and the Damascus Swarmin Hornets took place in Damascus. It was standing room only as all the bleachers were filled with supporters of both teams. At the […]

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Friday Night Lights Football Year in Review (PHOTOS)

MPSSAA State 3A Football Finals.

Take us back to the fall, Phil. For those of us in the DMV it was warm, colorful and full of promise and rewards. I caught some but not all MoCo state high school championship winners in photo action during the year. So before the review starts let me congratulate these MoCo schools for a […]

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Damascus Running Back Jake Funk Commits to Maryland (VIDEO)

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Damascus star running back Jake Funk has committed to play next year at the University of Maryland. In this MyMCMedia Extra, he tells us why: Excited to say I am officially committed to play RB at the University of Maryland ?? #DMVtoUMD #TheMovement pic.twitter.com/Sg2kob7HNc — Jake Funk (@jakefunk34) October 16, 2015

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Damascus High's Star Running Back Jake Funk on Winning State Finals (VIDEO)


Damascus High School football star running back senior Jake Funk led his team to a 55-14 victory over the Dundalk Owl’s in the Class 3A State Football Championships. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, he talks about his team’s success. Related Posts: 

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Swarmin Hornets Head Coach Eric Wallich: "This is the team that actually did it" (VIDEO)


Damascus High School Football Coach Eric Wallich talks about winning the championship and what he’ll remember from the night in this MyMCMedia Extra. Related Posts:

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Damascus Swarmin Hornets Quarterback Kinard Recaps State Win (VIDEO)


Damascus High School football team quarterback Julian Kinard tells MyMCMedia he was emotional after his win for the Class 3A state football championship.

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Damascus Swarmin' Hornets Take Home Class 3A State Football Title (VIDEO)

Damascus wins 3A State Championship over Dundalk

The Damascus Swarmin’ Hornets proved they are the best Thursday night, taking home the Class 3A State Championship title. Maureen Chowdhury reports. Related Posts: 

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Damascus High School Football Coach Talks About Big Win (VIDEO)

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Damascus High School Football Coach Eric Wallich talks about the Swarmin Hornet’s big Class 3A State Championship win at a news conference held right after the game. Take a look below.

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Meet Damascus Star Running Back Jake Funk (VIDEO)

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Star running back Jake Funk has set and reset state records and led the Damascus Swarmin’ Hornets to an undefeated season and a state championship. Next year, he will be playing for the Maryland Terps. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports. In case you are wondering about those state records, Funk set the Maryland state record for […]

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Funk Brothers Play Football on Damascus Swarmin' Hornets (VIDEO)

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In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Damascus running back Jake Funk talks about how special it is to play his senior year behind his younger brother on the Swarmin’ Hornets. Take a look: 73 yards. A new Damascus record broken. Funks 43 TD for the season. 21-0. @mymcmedia@allmetsports @DHS_Hornets pic.twitter.com/vhr3JGE7r5 — Phil Fabrizio (@Photoloaf) November 28, […]

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Sonya Burke

About Sonya Burke

Sonya Burke is the Multimedia Manager at Montgomery Community Media (MCM). You can email story ideas at sburke@mymcmedia.org or reach her on Twitter @SonyaNBurke.


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