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Girls basketball looks to take down Bengals, prosper in playoffs

Ajay Branch and Exlee Dawson
February 27, 2017
Filed under Winter, Sports

Going on a five-game winning streak at the beginning of the season, then later in the season losing four straight, and going into the playoffs with a record of 11-11, Lady 'Rines basketball has certainly had their ups and downs but look to dominate in the playoffs tonight against Blake. It was senior...

History teacher, football coach Bero takes on boys lacrosse job

History teacher, football coach Bero takes on boys lacrosse job

Destiny Tiburcio
February 14, 2017
Filed under Sports features, Sports

History teacher and football coach Maxwell Bero takes on a new challenge as he becomes the new boy’s varsity lacrosse coach this upcoming season. This is Bero’s first year teaching at Watkins Mill, and he expects great things from our boys this spring season. “With the amount of talent we have...

Girls basketball looks to storm Screamin’ Eagles nest, pick up win number 10

Ajay Branch and Exlee Dawson
January 31, 2017
Filed under Winter, Sports

Watkins Mill girls basketball looks to get back on that winning train when they leave the Den and try to take over the Seneca Valley Screamin' Eagles nest tonight, at 7:15pm. The Lady ‘Rines hosted the Poolesville Falcons last Friday, January 27. The team fought hard but was unable to pull through...

Poms bring home Spirit Award, Captain Award at Invitational competition

Poms bring home Spirit Award, Captain Award at Invitational competition

Eudel Ndong
January 26, 2017
Filed under Winter, Sports

On a rainy Saturday, January 14, Watkins Mill’s poms competed against three other teams at invitationals for a spot on top, which the team has been preparing for since August. Unfortunately they did not come out with the win they wanted. “We were not all the way ready, but we went out there a...

Girls basketball looks to conquer Cougars, break three-game skid

Ajay Branch and Exlee Dawson
January 23, 2017
Filed under Winter, Sports

Girls basketball has been on a three-game skid but look to break it later tonight, January 23, when they take on the Quince Orchard Cougars at Quince Orchard at 7:15pm.   Girls basketball looked to end their two-game losing streak on Thursday, January 19, but sadly extended it and were out-howled ...

‘Rines Basketball looks to take down Falcons, break two game skid

Salekri Sayeh, Gabriel Leonard, and Hezekiah Likekele
January 26, 2017
Filed under Winter, Sports

The boys basketball team looks to clip the wings of the Poolesville Falcons tomorrow after a tough loss to Northwest on Wednesday, January 25, by a score of 54-57.  Northwest proved to be a challenge to the team as they came back in the final minutes of the game to take the lead. The team suff...

Indoor track jumps far, sets personal records

Indoor track jumps far, sets personal records

Hezekiah Likekele and Liam Thomas
January 18, 2017
Filed under Winter, Sports

Girls and boys varsity indoor track have been up and running competing at several events, getting ready to move onto the Montgomery County Championships this afternoon to race for the gold. The teams looked to drop time and gain speed as they jump for distance, finishing their meets at MCPS Meet 3 ...

‘Rines wrestling look to rough up Falcons, break tough losing streak

Alex Wright, Tyler Lewis, and Lirim Krasniqi
January 19, 2017
Filed under Winter, Sports

Watkins Mill varsity wrestling will be looking for a victory this Saturday, January 21, when they take on the Poolesville Falcons at home after three tough matches against the Rockville Rams, Whitman Vikings and Kennedy Cavaliers. The Wolverines lost a hard-fought match Wednesday night, January 11 at hom...

Girls basketball looks to break Trojans’ winning streak, capitalize on Seneca victory

Girls basketball looks to break Trojans’ winning streak, capitalize on Seneca victory

Ajay Branch and Exlee Dawson
January 12, 2017
Filed under Winter, Sports

Lady 'Rines basketball hope to keep up the fire and steal a victory from the Gaithersburg Trojans in their house, tomorrow night, January 13. The girls varsity basketball team is currently 8-2 in the regular season, and they look to increase their record to 9-2. After a loss to Poolesville, the girls varsi...

Boys basketball looks to start Trojan war, rebound after Seneca loss

Boys basketball looks to start Trojan war, rebound after Seneca loss

Gabriel Leonard, Hezekiah Likekele, and Salekri Sayeh
January 13, 2017
Filed under Winter, Sports

Wolverines boys basketball looks to go to war in a rivalry game with the Gaithersburg Trojans tonight, January 13, after a tough loss to the Seneca Valley Screamin’ Eagles 53-82 on Tuesday, January 10. The ‘Rines fought hard to get the home win but the Screamin’ Eagles were able to keep increa...

‘Rines swim and dive looks to conquer Hornets, break losing streak

Kevin Finn
January 19, 2017
Filed under Winter, Sports

Varsity swim and dive looks to take down the Damascus Hornets this Saturday, January 21. The team is coming off two tough losses to the Rockville Rams and the Blake Bengals and look to pick up win number two of the season. The team faced the Rockville Rams in a make-up meet yesterday, January 18....

Girls Basketball looks to claw out Falcons, pick up win number 8

Ajay Branch and Exlee Dawson
January 4, 2017
Filed under Winter, Sports

Girls basketball has been on the winning train and the team looks to make their next stop at Poolesville High School, where they look to claw out the Falcons on Friday. They will be going for their eighth win on the season, after two amazing games against Walter Johnson and Blake high schools. Th...

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