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Ty Williams Making Progress on His Road to Recovery

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Georgetown junior linebacker and QO alum Ty Williams is recovering from a serious neck injury at Shepherd Center in Atlanta, and he can now operate a manual wheelchair.

Former Quince Orchard football standout Ty Williams is making progress in his efforts to recover from a serious neck injury suffered in September in the season opener for his Georgetown University football team. Williams, who has been unable to move…

Playoffs Preview

The start of November marks a special time for fall sport athletes: championship season. In the cyclical world of high school sports, where each year a new wave of student-athletes replaces one departed by graduation, team dynamics change annually. The…

QO Basketball Players Ranked Among Region’s Best

Two juniors on the Quince Orchard basketball team have been named among the best players in their class according to a local high school basketball website. Capitol Hoops has ranked forward Johnny Fierstein and guard Matthew Kelly in their Top…

Quince Orchard Senior Is ‘Unsung Hero’

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Most scoring plays start with senior Noorvir Kaur, whose position in midfield is designed to link Quince Orchard’s defense to its attack.

Quince Orchard High School midfielder Noorvir Kaur’s senior field hockey season was almost over before it started. Though the third-year varsity player said she felt fine heading into the physical examination required by Montgomery County before the start of tryouts…

GU, QO Football Player Tackling Toughest Opponent

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Looking prepared for the season in this preseason team photo, Georgetown junior and starting linebacker Tyrell Williams was injured in the Hoyas’ opener at St. Francis University.

Anyone who’s ever seen Tyrell Williams play football knows this: He’s tough, determined, passionate and relentless. Ty Williams used to run over opponents, drag piles of defenders for yards after he was hit, and often break free and keep going…