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Sports Wrap-Up: October 17, 2018

Brandon Smith

October 17, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

The girls varsity soccer team lost, 10-0, in their away game against Walter Johnson High School. The girls soccer team played hard but couldn’t quite get it together . “We could have played [better]… we got out hustled at the end of the game,” senior Jennifer Lopez said. “We have a good ...

Sports Wrap-Up: October 18, 2018

Spencer Neill

October 18, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

Field Hockey Girls varsity field hockey battled the Clarksburg Coyotes yesterday in their senior night. Unfortunately, the ‘Rines did not prevail as they lost with a final score of 4-0. Despite the loss, the team feels that they played well and gave their full effort. “We hustled and never gave ...

Sports Wrap-Up: October 15, 2018

Arthur Siqueira, Israel Safo, Brandon Smith, and Joshua Ali

October 15, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

Football Boys varsity football got stung during a hard fight against the Damascus Hornets on Friday, October 12. Even though the score ended with 'Rines down 14-28, the boys managed to keep the score at 0-0 against the hard-to-beat (8-0) Dmass Hornets until the third quarter. The ‘Rines ...

Sports Wrap-Up October 8, 2018

Spencer Neill

October 8, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

Boy’s Soccer Rines’ boys soccer looked to take down the Seneca Screamin’ Eagles Friday, October 5. After a competitive game against Rockville, the ‘Rines looked to bounce back with a win. The boys started off strong and sophomore Joseph Crespo was able to score in the 15 minute of the first ...

‘Rines rampage over Rockville in Homecoming victory

‘Rines rampage over Rockville in Homecoming victory

Arthur Siqueira and Israel Safo

October 1, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Fall, Sports

Wolverine varsity football rampaged over the Rockville Rams during the Homecoming game with a score of 42-7 at Gaithersburg High School on Saturday, September 29. The game was initially scheduled to take place on Friday night, September 29, but was rescheduled at Gaithersburg High School due to heavy rain i...

Sports Wrap-Up: October 2

Sports Wrap-Up: October 2

Israel Safo, Arthur Siqueira, and Spencer Neill

October 2, 2018


Filed under Sports features, Showcase, Sports

Cross Country Watkins Mill Wolverines ran at The Covenant Life meet Saturday, September 29. “Our last meet went pretty well, everyone did pretty well,” senior Zach Pepperl said. “I think we need just need to practice hard and work together as a team well so we can drop some time." Come j...

Sports Wrap-Up October 3, 2018

Israel Safo and Spencer Neill

October 3, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

Boys Soccer Boy’s Soccer took on the Blair Blazers in a tough battle yesterday evening. Giving up two goals in the first half, the ‘Rines were able to bounce back in the second half with a penalty kick goal scored by senior Virgilio Borja. Blair came back scoring two goals in the final ten min...

‘Rines football flies past Falcons in blowout game

Israel Safo and Arthur Siqueria

October 8, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

Wolverine football was in Mill mode as the varsity team trumped  the Winters Mill Falcons 42-0 at Winters Mill on Friday, October 5, 42-0 away at Winters Mill High School. The opening touchdown was scored by a 31-yard pass from senior quarterback Lucas Elenga to senior Dejion Martin. The rest of t...

Sports Wrap-Up: September 27, 2018

Arthur Siqueira, Israel Safo, Joshua Ali, and Brandon Smith

September 27, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

Girls Volleyball Girls varsity volleyball suffered a hard fought defeat versus Quince Orchard Panthers on Tuesday, September 27. The girls lost three sets to zero. Junior Nakyia Middleton had an exceptional game even after she pulled a muscle in the first set. After her injury, “I came back i...

Sports Wrap-Up: September 25, 2018

Joshua Ali and Brandon Smith

September 25, 2018


Filed under Sports

Girls Soccer Girls varsity soccer battled hard against the Montgomery Blair Blazers on September 24, but ultimately lost, 11-0. “We have to learn to play with one another and re-group as a team,” sophomore Jaden Gaboton said. The Wolverines look to build off their last game and see success ...

Sports Wrap-Up: September 21, 2018

Brandon Smith, Josh Ali, Arthur Siqueira, Jamie Carmichael, and Spencer Neill

September 21, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports

Girls Volleyball Girls volleyball had a hard-fought game versus the Northwest Jaguars on Thursday, September 20. They fought the three-time state champs in one of their hardest games of the season through three tough games. During the last game, the team had some incredible digs, saves and hits. ...

Football defeats Seneca Valley for first time in school’s history

Football defeats Seneca Valley for first time in school’s history

Arthur Siqueira and Israel Safo

September 24, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Fall, Sports

Wolverine football defeated Seneca Valley High School on Friday, September 21 with a decisive 32-12 victory. In this historic game, the Wolverines beat the Screamin' Eagles for the first time since the school opened in 1989. Senior Lucas Elenga said this team will “never back down.” Elenga had a p...