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Sports Wrap-Up: January 8, 2019

Jade Pinkowitz and Taylor Dawson

January 8, 2019


Filed under Winter, Sports

Boys Basketball Boys basketball took home the win against the Damascus Hornets, yesterday January 7, with the final score being 60-48. Junior shooting guard Demetrius Rush was proud to see such an electric and loud crowd. "Being one and playing together," is the main goal for the next away ga...

Sports Wrap-Up: January 7, 2019

Spencer Neill and Israel Safo

January 7, 2019


Filed under Winter, Sports

Boys Basketball  Watkins Mill boys basketball took on the Blake Bengals on Saturday. Unfortunately, the boys came up short with a loss with a final score of 53-42. A highlight of Saturday’s match-up was senior Devio'N Bridges’ full court shot to end the first half. The clip was even featured on...

Sports Wrap-Up: December 17, 2018

Israel Safo, Sports Editor

December 17, 2018


Filed under Winter, Sports

Wrestling Varsity wrestling defeated James Hubert Blake High School and lost a hard fought battle to Richard Montgomery High School at Blake on Saturday, December 15. Junior Victor Kum and junior Justin Benitez won both of their matches. “Parents and coaches came up to me giving me compliment...

Sports Wrap-Up: December 13, 2018

Sports Wrap-Up: December 13, 2018

Arthur Siqueira and Spencer Neill

December 13, 2018


Filed under Winter, Sports

Girls Basketball Girls basketball lost after a hard fight versus Thomas Johnson Patriots last night December 12. The team lost 52-12 after a very long game with dedication from both sides. The ‘Rines plan to bounce back at their next game December 14 at home versus Clarksburg at 5:30pm. ...

Sports Wrap-Up: December 12, 2018

Arthur Siqueira, Israel Safo, and Spencer Neill

December 12, 2018


Filed under Winter, Sports

Girls Basketball Girls basketball lost after a hard fight for their first away game against Churchill on December 10. The team lost 67-21 after a very long game with dedication from both sides. The ‘Rines plan to bounce back at their next game December 12 at home versus Clarksburg at 7:15. ...

Sports Wrap-Up: December 10, 2018

Sports Wrap-Up: December 10, 2018

Arthur Siqueira, Israel Safo, and Jamie Carmichael

December 10, 2018


Filed under Winter, Sports

Girls Basketball Girls basketball lost a hard fought first away game versus Northwest Jaguars on December 7. The team lost 72-45 after a very long game from both sides. The ‘Rines plan to bounce back next game December 12 at home versus Clarksburg at 7:15. “I think we have a lot of potential...

Girls reverse roles in annual Powder Puff football game

Girls reverse roles in annual Powder Puff football game

Israel Safo and Arthur Siqueira

November 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Fall, Sports

Seniors and sophomores dominated freshmen and juniors in the annual Powder Puff football game Thursday, November 8 with a score of 31 to 6 after a hard-fought game. The juniors and freshmen were coached by juniors Kameron Thorpe, Victor Kum and David Okoli. The sophomores and seniors were coached by...

Sports Wrap-Up: November 5, 2018

Israel Safo and Arthur Siqueira

November 5, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

Football Watkins Mill Wolverines varsity lost a hard fought battle to James Blake Hubert High School Bengals by a score of 15 to 16 at Gaithersburg High School Saturday, November 3. They played well and fought hard until the very end. ‘Rines were up 15 to 3 but unfortunately fell short with 13 ...

Sports Wrap-Up: October 26, 2018

Spencer Neill, Brandon Smith, and Joshua Ali

October 26, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

Field Hockey Field Hockey traveled to Magruder High School to take on the Colonels for their first playoff game yesterday, October 25. The ‘Rines were looking to advance, but Magruder came away with the victory with a final score of 3-0. The team ended their season with four wins and ten losses...

‘Rines lay siege to Trojans, come away with epic victory

‘Rines lay siege to Trojans, come away with epic victory

Israel Safo, Sports Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Fall, Sports

Varsity football team defeated the Gaithersburg High School Trojans with a score of 40-18 on Friday, October 25 at Gaithersburg. Sophomore quarterback Kyle Wingate opened up the scoring for the ‘Rines by rushing for a two-yard touchdown, followed by an interception from senior De’Jion Martin fo...

Wolverines knock Falcons out of nest in 54-0 blowout

Wolverines knock Falcons out of nest in 54-0 blowout

Israel Safo and Arthur Siqueira

October 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Fall, Sports

Watkins Mill High School Wolverines varsity football team dominated the Poolesville High School Falcons by a score of 54-0 on Friday, October 18. The Wolverines' offense put up 28 points in the first quarter with a touchdown after a failed punt from the Falcons, followed by a safety and a recovered...

Sports Wrap-Up: October 19, 2018

Spencer Neill

October 19, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

Boys Soccer Boy’s soccer looked to end their regular season with a win over the Quince Orchard Cougars. A close game with the team holding the Cougars to only two goals. Unfortunately the ‘Rines were only able to score one goal coming from senior Alonso Castillon. Three Watkins Mill players rec...