Author Archive for Jennifer Beekman

Northwest Girls Volleyball Eyes Three-peat

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Northwest girls volleyball, led by Coach Stephanie Blake, is 14-0 for the season.

Prior to reaching the state final in 2014, few top Montgomery County girls’ volleyball teams gave much thought to Northwest High School. The Jaguars were solid—and had finished the previous few years above .500—but they were not really on the…

Quince Orchard Places Second at States

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The Quince Orchard Marching High School Band placed second at states and first in the “Visual” caption.

Led by drum major Christy Pahk, the Cougars finished runners-up to Thomas S. Wootton in the III A division at Towson. Quince Orchard did, however, win the “Visual” category, which judges how well the group moves together and maintains technique.…

Jaguars Pick Up Speed

The average high school football team would be quite content with a 7-4 record and fifth consecutive postseason appearance. But not three-time state champion Northwest. Last fall’s Class 4A West Region semifinal loss to Richard Montgomery, a team the Jaguars…