Sports

QO Student Athletes Sign

Photo | Phil Fabrizio

Quince Orchard student athletes came together with coaches and parents for Signing Day. They are (left to right) Malcolm Brown, football, University of Delaware; Elliott Davis, football, North Carolina State; Kyle Gregory, football, Monmouth University; Lizzy Parker, field hockey, Bridgewater College; Babette Sanmartin, basketball, St. Vincent College; Umbra Kassa, lacrosse, York College; Taylor Segreti, lacrosse, Babson College; and Brent Greenberg, lacrosse, University of Mount Union. Student athletes not pictured are Lamonte Armstrong, football, U.S. Naval Academy; Jamilla Jongo, track and field, Towson University; and Brittany Beckwith, basketball, St. Vincent College.

Eleven Quince Orchard student athletes signed national letters of intent to continue their academic and athletic careers at colleges and universities next year. The school held a Signing Day event recently to mark the occasion. The group included four standout…

Coach Mac Begins Anew in Urbana

After a successful 10-year-stint as football coach for Quince Orchard High School, Dave Mencarini is moving to Urbana High School to coach the 2014 season for the Urbana Hawks. An Urbana resident, Mencarini was introduced as the newest addition to…

QO Boys Win, Girls Lose Weekend Contests

By Syl Sobel A rare Saturday morning basketball doubleheader at Quince Orchard High School last weekend almost produced a twin win for the QO basketball teams, but just when victory seemed within their grasp, the Lady Cougars lost a heartbreaker…

QO Shot-Putters Go the Distance

Even though this indoor track season was challenged by wintry weather and disrupted schedules, the boys’ team came in sixth at the Montgomery County Championships on Jan. 28 and Quince Orchard Indoor Track has really shone in the shot put.…

QO Basketball Plays Hard and Shows Promise

QO Basketball Plays Hard and Shows Promise

Both the boys’ and the girls’ Quince Orchard basketball teams seem to be on similar tracks this season. They play good defense, work hard and are usually in games. But mistakes down the stretch and difficulty scoring plague them in…

Cougars Are in the Swim of It

Photo | Phil Fabrizio

Quince Orchard’s Andrew Mann was outstanding in the Jan. 18 100 fly event at the Kennedy Shriver Aquatic Center.

Quince Orchard and Magruder met on Jan. 18 and split a tight dual match. The QO boys won their match, 117-54, while the girls lost a tough one, 91-80. Coach Todd Garner was pleased with the overall effort. “This was…