Author: Mac Kennedy

Cougar Baseball Hot in Playoffs

Quince Orchard got off to a bit of a rocky start this baseball season. Talented, the team was unable to get it going consistently. But, with coach Jason Gassaway at the helm, it was only a matter of time until…

Cougar Baseball Enjoys Winning Streak

It has been an up and down season for Cougar baseball so far.  They sit at a 10-5 record currently, while riding a four-game winning streak after dropping two straight in mid-April.  This team has the talent to continue the…

QO Track Ready to Go the Distance

Quince Orchard’s spring track team is back once again with a talented squad across the board.  This group is continuing the tradition of having some of the top distance runners in the county, as well as adding some high-level sprinters.…

Cougar Boys’ Tennis Gains Momentum

The Quince Orchard boys’ tennis team has a long road ahead this season. Although they are deep in numbers and have some balanced skill throughout the ranks, a majority of the team is made up of new, young players. This…

Cougars Open Season With Spring in Their Step

Baseball Last year the Cougars graduated 114 innings pitched on the mound, and returning players have a total of 125 plate appearances. QO lost eight seniors and have been working hard during the offseason on filling in where they left off.…

Lady Cougars’ Record-Breaking Season Ends at Section Finals

The Lady Cougars didn’t quite reach their goal this season of making it out of the region, but that doesn’t take away from their incredible accomplishments. The season ended in the section finals of the playoffs against a Gaithersburg Trojan team…

Lady Cougars Storm Playoffs

At press time, the Lady Cougars were scheduled to play at Gaithersburg March 1 at 7 p.m. in the section finals of the 2017 playoffs.  QO took down their first two playoff opponents and are looking to continue their late push. QO traveled to…

Austin Cohen Night Raises Funds to Fight Osteosarcoma

By now, most people in the Quince Orchard community have heard of Austin Cohen and his inspirational battle against osteosarcoma.  On Feb. 3, The Town Courier hosted an “Austin Cohen Night” at the Quince Orchard boys’ and girls’ basketball games…

Lady Cougars on Winning Streak

It is every team’s goal to finish the regular season on a hot streak.  It’s been proven time and time again that entering the playoffs with momentum, confidence, and a winning attitude can lead to a deep run into the…

Lady Cougars Make Great Strides

The last four games for the Lady Cougars resulted in two wins and two losses, leaving the Quince Orchard girls’ basketball team at a record of 8-9 heading into the last two weeks of the regular season.  With just four…