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Blair blazes past Wolverines in second game of season

Blair blazes past Wolverines in second game of season

Israel Safo and Arthur Siqueira

September 16, 2019

Wolverines football lost a hard-fought battle to the Montgomery Blair High School Blazers, 20-13 on Friday, September 13 at Watkins Mill High School. “It was okay, we could have played better, we have to prepare better for [the next] game,” senior Demetrius Rush said.  Junior Kyle Wingate J...

Sports Wrap-Up: September 13, 2019

Sports Wrap-Up: September 13, 2019

Kayla Holt and Amelia Burton

September 13, 2019

Field Hockey It was a better game for the girls field hockey team at their game against the Gaithersburg Trojans this past Thursday. Varsity came back with their first win of the season with a score of 2-1. Varsity was determined to come back and take on Gaithersburg as a united front. "We wanted to improv...

Sports Wrap-Up: September 11, 2019

Sports Wrap-Up: September 11, 2019

Amelia Burton and Kayla Holt

September 11, 2019

Girls Volleyball Girls varsity volleyball team played a hard fought game Monday against Springbrook. They fell short by just one set with a score of 3-2. The girls played their hardest all the way to the very end, not giving up until the clock struck zero. “As a team we all played well,” senior ...

Wolverine football grounds Screamin’ Eagles in strong start to season

Wolverine football grounds Screamin’ Eagles in strong start to season

Israel Safo, Arthur Siqueira, and Kobe Copeland

September 9, 2019

The Watkins Mill High School football team kept the Seneca Valley Screamin' Eagles from flying on Friday, September 6, beating them 25-6 in the season opener. The game began with senior Demetrius Rush returning a kick for 84 yards and scoring the first touchdown of the game, giving the ‘Rines a 6-0...

Field hockey skirts victory, comes up short in season opener

Field hockey skirts victory, comes up short in season opener

Kayla Holt

September 9, 2019

The girls' varsity and junior varsity field hockey team came up short in winning their first game of the season against the Damascus Swarmin' Hornets this past weekend. The varsity girls played hard through and through fighting to score and defend their goal but Damascus was able to score in the final...

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...