High School Sports

August 3, 2020 | Michelle Queen

Maryland Public Schools Postpone Fall and Winter High School Sports Seasons

The Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association (MPSSA) is postponing high school fall and winter sports season due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The announcement pertains to the first semester of the 2020-2021 school year. The decision was made together Maryland schools Superintendent Karen Salmon and the Marland Department of Health. Sports played in the fall […]

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July 20, 2020 | Alex Argiris

Maryland Private Schools Delay Start of Fall Sports Season

The Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association and Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland announced the delay of fall sports. In a statement released on Friday, the two governing bodies of private school sports in Maryland said that fall practices will not begin until at least September 1. “At this time, we anticipate that league play will commence […]

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June 15, 2020 | Alex Argiris

High School Sports in Maryland Can Resume Practicing in August

High school sports in Montgomery County can resume outdoor practices beginning August 12, Maryland State Superintendent Karen Salmon announced. Sports programs across the county have been completely shut down since March because of the coronavirus pandemic. Most spring sports lost their entire seasons and many seniors did not have the opportunity to complete their high […]

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April 28, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Maryland Superintendent: Sports Canceled For Remainder of School Year

Maryland Superintendent Karen Salmon announced “the cancellation of all athletic events [and] sports for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year.” Salmon made the announcement at a State Board of Education meeting Tuesday afternoon. “This also includes the remainder of the 2020 Boys and Girls Basketball State Championships and all spring sports, as well as […]

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September 27, 2019 | Maryam Shahzad

Student Member of the Board Proposes That School Sports Count as P.E. Credit

Student Member of the Board (SMOB) Nate Tinbite proposed that Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) give high school students the option to get half of their physical education (P.E.) requirement by joining a school sports team.  My resolution is simple – student athletes should be able to earn a PE credit for their hard work […]

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November 18, 2017 | Staff Writer

QO Cougars Advance in 4A State Playoffs with Win Against Northwest Jaguars, 31-20 (PHOTOS)

The Quince Orchard high School varsity football team hosts the Northwest Jaguars in the Cougar Dome in Gaithersburg for the 4A West regional championship game Friday night, Nov. 17. Northwest scores first with minutes left in the first quarter, making the score 0-7, Northwest. Northwest stops QO’s ground game and at the end of the […]

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October 28, 2017 | Staff Writer

QO Cougars Over Northwest Jaguars, 38-29 (PHOTOS)

The Quince Orchard High School varsity football team hosted the Northwest Jaguars in the Cougar Dome in Gaithersburg for a hard fought game between the two rivals Friday night, Oct. 27. On the first play of the game, Northwest threw a 80-yard touchdown pass to A.J. Woods making the score 7-0, Northwest. Quince Orchard didn’t […]

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July 10, 2017 | Phil Fabrizio

Spring 2017 MoCo High School Sports Review

It is a rainy day here in MoCo and I finally got around to this long over due review of spring 2017 high school sports.  So let’s go… High School student athletes in Montgomery County excelled in the spring state playoffs and in end of year acknowledgements of their achievements. In this quick wrap up […]

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October 20, 2016 | Staff Writer

B-CC Boys Soccer Holds Off QO, 1-0 (PHOTOS)

The Bethesda-Chevy Chase boys soccer team shut out Quince Orchard, 1-0, on Thursday night in Gaithersburg. The Barons scored in the first half, and held on for the win against the Cougars. Photographer Phil Fabrizio captured these images, below: Goal!!! BCC 1 QO 0 @mymcmedia @QOAthletics @BCC_Barons pic.twitter.com/zqtxAWFPBM — Phil Fabrizio (@Photoloaf) October 20, 2016 […]

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October 14, 2016 | Staff Writer

QO Cougars Over Northwest Jaguars, 24-21 (PHOTOS)

The Quince Orchard Cougars have extended their winning record with an important victory on the road in Germantown against the Northwest Jaguars, 24-21. It was all QO during the first two quarters as the Cougars led the Jaguars, 17-0, at halftime. But the Jaguars roared back in the second half and needed just a field […]

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