Category: Sports

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Baseball It seems that every time the Blake Bengals and the Cougars meet up in baseball, it always ends in fireworks. This time around didn’t differ. With the Cougars trailing 2-0 in the bottom of the seventh, they were able…

Playoff Ride Ends for Boys’ Volleyball

The QO volleyball team made history early in the month by becoming the first boys’ team to play a home playoff game in the school’s history. In their last regular season game, they smashed Whitman in three straight games, 25-19,…

QO Lacrosse Team Keeps Winning

The Quince Orchard boys’ lacrosse team continued its winning ways with a 13-2 win over Clarksburg on Monday night. QO will play in the regional final tomorrow (May 18) against Linganore.

Wins Continue for QO Boys’ Lacrosse

The four-team Spring Holiday Lacrosse Tournament got underway at QO early in the morning with a game between the Cougars and The Heights, won by the home team, 14-7. John Barkanic started in goal and played very well for the…

Sports Shorts

Volleyball The Cougars threatened to run Rockville out of the Cougar gym, taking the first two games, 25-15 and 25-14. Then QO substituted, Rockville firmed it up and took the third game, 25-22. They hung in on the last game…

Baseball Highs and a Low

The Cougars kicked off their spring break with a double header against the B-CC Barons and the Wootton Patriots. Offense came at a premium in game one, with eight different Cougars getting hits and five players driving in runs in…

Track and Field Tops Division

Boys’ and girls’ teams both clinched division titles on the same day in a rare quadrangular meet at QO involving Sherwood, Springbrook, Seneca Valley and the Cougars. The Cougar girls beat Seneca Valley and Springbrook, losing to Sherwood but winning…

Caps Fever Hits Town

At Party City in Kentlands, Washington Capitals’ balloons are being carried for the first time. Around the corner at Five Guys, parents and their children were Rockin’ the Red at Diamond Elementary School’s Restaurant Night, just hours before the puck…

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By Mike Cuthbert and Joey Fierstein QO Lacrosse Still Undefeated The Cougars are off to one of their best starts in school history and are slated for a huge matchup with the Wootton Patriots on May 9 to end the…

Swim Team Season is Just a Splash Away

LAKELANDS LIONFISH Swim team season unofficially kicked off in Lakelands on April 10 as more than 90 families attended the Lionfish registration. More than 200 swimmers are expected to join the team this year. Head Coach Brooke Hoffman reports some…