Sports

QO Wins Summer League Hoop Championship

Photo | Phil Fabrizio
Quince Orchard sophomore Johnny Fierstein has the ball at the St. Andrews Summer Basketball League Championship game on July 17.

A precocious Quince Orchard High School boys’ basketball team announced its arrival on the Montgomery County scene last month, winning the St. Andrew’s Summer Basketball League Championship and setting the stage for a promising future of Cougar basketball for the…

Weather Puts Damper on Lionfish Meets

The weather has proven to be troublesome for the Lakelands Lionfish in the past few weeks. Heavy rains and thunderstorms have not only resulted in canceled practices, but have also, and more importantly, canceled scheduled swim meets. Due to dangerous…

Gaithersburg Giants Start to Find Identity

Photo | Phil Fabrizio

Giants’ Brady Pollicelli waits on a throw, trying to stop 
the stolen base attempt by Vienna’s Ray Lopez at the 
June 26 game.

Summer league baseball is usually intended for players to stay in the swing of things between the two important baseball seasons of spring and fall. This is not the case for the Gaithersburg Giants. Coached by Gaithersburg High School’s own…