High School Student-Athletes of the Year in Montgomery County

Jenaisya Moore, Northwest High School and Marquez Cooper, Quince Orchard High School are my choices for Montgomery County student-athlete players of the year for the 2018 Fall sports season. Both are captains and led their...

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Bethesda’s Katie Ledecky Wins Three National Titles at the Winter National Championships

Keeping Up with Katie: The latest news and information about Olympic champion swimmer and Montgomery County’s own Katie Ledecky. After her final race at the USA Swimming Winter National Championships, Katie Ledecky won three...

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Quince Orchard Wins MPSSAA 4A State Championship 40-33

Navy Marine Corps Stadium Annapolis, Maryland November 30, 2018 Quince Orchard’s path to the MPSSAA 4A state Championship began with a lightning-shortened game vs Bethesda-Chevy Case in late August when the Cougars scored...

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Quince Orchard Wins 4A State Football Championship

ANNAPOLIS, MD Friday, November 30 Quince Orchard (QO) defeated a determined North Point team to claim the 4A State Football title Friday. In a game that was close throughout the Quince Orchard Cougars found a way to bring it home...

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Quince Orchard Defeats Rival Wise, 31 – 6

GAITHERSBURG MD, FRIDAY NOVEMBER 23 Quince Orchard (QO) shook off years of frustration and over powered Dr. Henry Wise High School to claim a spot in next week’s Maryland 4A football state finals against North Point. The final...

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It’s a 4-Peat Championship for NW Girls Volleyball

COLLEGE PARK, MD, MONDAY NOVEMBER 19 Northwest High School girls did it, they are repeat 4A state champions for the fourth time as they defeated Urbana High School in three straight set 25-12, 25-13 and 25-13. The girls were in...

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sports

November 11, 2018 | Phil Fabrizio

NW Rolls Past Churchill 56-20 in Playoff Round 1

Northwest’s football team advanced to the second round in the MPSSAA playoffs as they rolled past Churchill 56-20 in round 1. Northwest scored quickly twice in the first six minutes of the contest to go up 14-0 on the Bulldogs and never looked back.  Eight touchdowns on the night, two each by Andrew Howard and […]

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November 10, 2018 | Daryl Schultz

Paint Branch Defeats Sherwood 42-0 moving on in the 4A MPSSAA Playoffs

Paint Branch High School, Burtonsville, Maryland November 11th 2018 The MPSSAA 4A North Regional semifinal began with an 82 yard Paint Branch kickoff return by #21 Max Davis and within the first 13 seconds of the game Sherwood was behind and did not have any answers.  The earlier regular season contest between the two schools […]

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November 10, 2018 | Deirdre Byrne

Damascus’ Varsity Game Against Century Was Clouded By the JV Team’s Controversy

Damascus’ varsity football team maintained its winning streak last night, beating Century High School 42-3. The varsity team’s victory came as the school and the community dealt with the fallout from rape allegations involving the junior varsity team. During the day on Friday, the school received a “concerning call,” threatening administrators if the varsity game […]

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November 9, 2018 | Staff Writer

MCPS Superintendent Responds to Concerns over Damascus Varsity Football

In a letter addressed to the MCPS Community Friday, Jack Smith, Montgomery County Public School Superintendent, says there is no indication that any Damascus varsity football players were involved in last week’s hazing incident that resulted in second-degree rape and attempted second-degree rape charges against five junior varsity football players. Smith’s letter states that community members […]

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November 8, 2018 | Deirdre Byrne and Mitti Hicks

MCPS Addresses Damascus Hazing Incident in Video to Students

In a letter addressed to the MCPS Sports Community, Jeff Sullivan, who serves as the athletic director for Montgomery County Public Schools said, “abuse, bullying, hazing, and harassment, in any form have no place in the MCPS athletics program.” Sullivan’s letter comes just days after five Damascus High School students on the school’s junior varsity football […]

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November 4, 2018 | Daryl Schultz

Damascus Overwhelms Wootton 54-8

Wootton High School, Potomac Maryland Friday November 2, 2018 Damascus continues to add to its state record consecutive win total by dominating Wootton Friday, Nov. 2. There was certainly no doubt from the beginning of the game who was going to win. Damascus was relentless on defense and incredibly efficient on offense scoring 42 first-half points. […]

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November 3, 2018 | Phil Fabrizio

Rain and Mud Makes QO a Winner

North Potomac, MD Friday, November 2 The field was a sea of mud as the rain only added to the fun or misery depending on which team you rooted for. Ultimately, the slick field favored the faster Quince Orchard Cougars as they improved their record to 9-1 and secured home-field advantage in upcoming MPSSAA playoffs. Despite […]

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November 3, 2018 | Michelle Queen

MCM Game of the Week: Paint Branch at Clarksburg Highlights

MCM’s Game of the Week for Nov. 2 features Paint Branch Panthers (8-1) at the Clarksburg Coyotes (6-3). Coming into this game, Paint Branch has a record of 8-1. Only three teams in the county have just one loss as regular season play winds down. The other two are Quince Orchard and Churchill. Here are video highlights […]

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October 31, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

UPDATED: Maryland Football Coach DJ Durkin Fired

UPDATED 7:10 p.m. Maryland has fired football coach DJ Durkin just one day after he was reinstated, as reported in ESPN. In a statement on the school’s website, president Wallace Loh said, “Yesterday, the University System of Maryland Board of Regents announced numerous recommendations, including employment decisions about specific personnel on our campus. I accepted […]

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October 30, 2018 | Staff Writer

Update: Washington Post Says Durkin to Return as Terrapins’ Coach

The Washington Post is reporting that D.J. Durkin will return to his duties coaching the University of Maryland football team. Athletic director Damon Evans also will be returning and Maryland President Wallace Loh is planning to retire in June. Durkin and Evans were at the center of a controversy the followed the death of 19-year-old […]

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