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Senior athletes commit to colleges to continue sports careers

Senior athletes commit to colleges to continue sports careers

Jade Pinkowitz, Opinion Managing Editor

May 24, 2019

So many Wolverines show pure athletic talent on the court or field and some even go on to play at the next level. On Friday, May 24, 12 Watkins Mill High School students celebrated their future of playing in college. Senior Geovanny Canizalez will be attending Central Penn University in Pennsylvania...

Sports Wrap-Up: April 25, 2019

Joshua Ali, Arthur Siqueira, Jade Pinkowitz, and Brandon Smith

April 25, 2019

Softball In the first game back after spring break, girls varsity softball faced off against Richard Montgomery High School's girls and ended with a defeat, 25-5. Their next game is at Blake High School at 3:45pm today. "Our communication was the thing that stood out the most which helped us," soph...

Sports Wrap-Up: April 11, 2019

Israel Safo, Joshua Ali, Spencer Neill, and Brandon Smith

April 11, 2019

Track Varsity track won their meet against Damascus High School Swarmin’ Hornets and Clarksburg High School Coyotes on Wednesday, April 10 at Clarksburg High School. Senior Brandon Smith and junior David Okoli won first place in the 100 meters. Junior Brianna Castillo won second place in the 400 ...

Sports Wrap-Up: April 8, 2019

Arthur Siqueira, Israel Safo, Joshua Ali, and Spencer Neill

April 8, 2019

Boys Volleyball The boys volleyball team took their first loss versus the Clarksburg Coyotes on Friday, April 5. The boys lost 3-2 after a very hard-fought game. “I’m sorry I couldn’t pull out a win, next time I’ll do better,” senior Neba Ndonwi said. Join the boys today against Quinc...

Sports Wrap-Up: April 5, 2019

Spencer Neill, Israel Safo, Brandon Smith, and Taylor Dawson

April 5, 2019

Girls Lacrosse Girls lacrosse took on Prince George county opponent Northwestern High School yesterday. The girls played competitively and took the game to overtime. The girls were able to finish with a win and a final score of 5-4. “Everyone brought their own bit of magic to the game and al...

Sports Wrap-Up: April 2, 2019

Brandon Smith, Joshua Ali, Israel Safo, and Spencer Neill

April 2, 2019

Baseball On April 1, the varsity baseball team played a hard-fought game away against the Poolesville Falcons. They competed well but lost to the Falcons by a score of 24-0. “We were in the game during the first inning… but made team mistakes for the game to fade away from us,” senior Jo...

Sports Wrap-Up: April 1, 2019

Israel Safo, Arthur Siqueira, and Joshua Ali

April 1, 2019

Boys Lacrosse Wolverines varsity lacrosse lost a hard-fought battle against the Laurel High School Spartans 6-3 on Thursday, March 28 at Watkins Mill High School. Sophomore Chris Crews scored two goals in the fourth quarter. “I’m not mad, I’m learning from the loss, I think we’re goin...

Sports Wrap-Up: March 27, 2019

Israel Safo and Arthur Siqueira

March 27, 2019

Boys Volleyball Boys volleyball smashed the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Barons 3-1 in the season opener. The boys won on Thursday, March 21 after a very hard-fought game. Rafael Fernandez DeLeon, coming in off an injury, had a great game. “We had a great game, but it was our first game of the season so I do think we ...

Sports spring into new season

Sports spring into new season

Israel Safo, Arthur Siqueira, Spencer Neill, and Brandon Smith

March 18, 2019

Boys Volleyball After coming off of their best season in recent years, the boys' volleyball team is looking to top their past seasons. With a roster equally as impressive and coach just as motivated as the players, they are looking to top last year's record. "We are getting better each day," Coach...

Sports Wrap-Up: February 21, 2019

Israel Safo, Arthur Siqueira, and Spencer Neill

February 21, 2019

Wrestling Watkins Mill High School wrestling participated in counties Friday, February 15 and Saturday, February 16 at Gaithersburg High School. Freshman Romeo Tsai, junior Justin Benitez, and junior Victor Kum all qualified for regionals. “We fought hard and well, me and my teammates are...

Basketball Double Header 2/8/19

Jade Pinkowitz, Opinion Editor

February 11, 2019

On Friday, February 8, both girls and boys varsity basketball faced off against the Coyotes at Clarksburg High School. The boys fought hard and tied up the score by halftime. "Friday's game was hard. We had them but it was a tough game. Tonight we're looking forward to bouncing back from Friday's...

Sports Wrap Up: January 31, 2019

Brandon Smith

January 31, 2019

On January 23, the Coed varsity bocce ball team played their very best but came up short. They competed until the end with a score of 1-2 against the Seneca Valley Screamin’ Eagles. “They tried the very best they could and I am proud that they gave it all they had,” head coach Casey Burdett...