Sports

Faces of Friday Night: The QO Band

Photo | Debbie Boderman

Drum Major Alex Liu leads the Quince Orchard Red Army Band at the Cougars’ Nov. 14 playoff game against Clarksburg.

If Friday nights at the Cougar Dome are like a well-orchestrated production with the football team as the protagonists; the cheerleaders, poms and Red Army as the supporting players; and the spectators as the audience, then the QO Band provides…

QO Ground Game Pounds NW, 52-27

Photo | Arthur Cadeaux

Quince Orchard’s Kyle Green carries the ball for some of the 209 yards he gained as the Cougars upset Northwest.

All season long, the Quince Orchard Cougars, while battling opponents on the gridiron, have been haunted by two demons from the past: The specter of two stunning defeats at home last season to up-county rival and 2013 state champion Northwest,…

To Get Respect, Cougars Need to Keep Winning

Photo | Debbie Boderman

Team Captains Kyle Green (no. 6), Adam McLean (no. 42), Jason Heyn (no. 33) and Griff Miller (no. 4) take the field as the Cougars face the Damascus Hornets on Sept. 19.

One month into the season, the Quince Orchard football Cougars and their first year coach, John Kelley, are 3-1 with two blowout wins, a gritty opening night triumph over a tough Clarksburg squad, and a hard-fought, one touchdown defeat to…