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Sports Wrap Up: April 30

Kola Akinnibi

April 30, 2018


Filed under Spring, Sports

Softball Wolverines softball faced the Clarksburg Coyotes this past Saturday, April 28 at Clarksburg High School.  It was a tough match for the ‘Rines, and they fell 21-0. The ‘Rines plan to bounce back today, April 30 at home against the Wootton Patriots at 3:45 pm. Make sure you stop by and s...

Sports Wrap Up: April 27

Kola Akinnibi, Jamie Carmichael, and Kevin Finn

April 27, 2018


Filed under Spring, Sports

Softball ‘Rines softball fought hard against the Richard Montgomery Rockets yesterday, April 26 in the den. The ‘Rines played tough, but let the Rockets pull away in the end, falling to the Rockets by a final score of 16-2. Come and watch our ‘Rines face county rival Clarksburg high school tomorro...

Sports Wrap-Up: April 18

Kola Akinnibi and Brennan Guilds

April 18, 2018


Filed under Spring, Sports

Boys Baseball The ‘Rines had a tough match against the  Seneca Valley Screamin' Eagles yesterday, April 17 in the Den. It was a close battle throughout, but the boys beat the out the Screamin' Eagles by one point, finishing the game 6 to 5. They plan to continue the streak today against the Ho...

Sports Wrap Up: April 17

Taylor Dawson

April 17, 2018


Filed under Spring, Sports

Baseball Watkins Mill baseball faced a tough loss on Saturday, April 14 against the Rockville Rams with a final score of 10-0. Junior Spencer Neil added "we pitched really well. They just hit the ball better than us." The boys plan to come into todays home game against the Seneca Valley Eagles at...

Sports Wrap Up: April 13

Kola Akinnibi, Taylor Dawson, Griffin Borman, and Jamie Carmichael

April 13, 2018


Filed under Spring, Sports

Softball ‘Rines softball fell to the Poolesville Falcons yesterday, April 12. The ‘Rines battled hard throughout the game but ended up losing to the Falcons, 9-20. Junior Adriana Villars said “we're definitely going to work on batting and communication, but we are improving each game.” The ‘Rines ...

Sports Wrap Up: April 10

Sports Wrap Up: April 10

Salekri Sayeh and Hezekiah Likekele

April 10, 2018


Filed under Spring, Sports

Boys Baseball Boys Baseball lost a tough one to the powerhouse Walter Johnson, this past Saturday, April 7. The 'Rines could not find their offense and lost 0-15. "Our energy was not where it needed to be," said junior outfielder Lucas Elenga. The boys played in a frigid environment and were not fee...

Sports Wrap Up: April 11

Kola Akinnibi, Taylor Dawson, Jamie Carmichael, and Griffin Borman

April 11, 2018


Filed under Spring, Sports

Softball The Lady ‘Rines continued their win streak against the Wheaton Knights last Monday, April 9, at Wheaton. The Rines beat the Knights 24-15 and plan on doing the same tomorrow against Poolesville. Senior Jessie Monegro said a big factor in their win was that “Everyone on the team made ...

Seniors reflect on lessons learned from four years of high school sports

Seniors reflect on lessons learned from four years of high school sports

Cinthya Salas

April 16, 2018


Filed under Sports features, Features, Sports

As the school year is coming to an end, so are high school sports for many seniors. Watkins Mill High School teams have been responsible for many students' best memories, including friendships, academic achievement and the respect of other teams. At the Mill, all athletes are set for success from their first y...

Sports Wrap Up: April 6

Kola Akinnibi, Nana Tutu, Jamie Carmichael, Griffin Borman, and Salekri Sayeh

April 6, 2018


Filed under Spring, Sports

Softball The lady ‘Rines bounced back after their first loss and beat the Northwood Gladiators, yesterday, April 5 at Northwood. The ‘Rines bounced back after their loss and ran up the score against the Gladiators, finishing the game with a winning score of 34-29. Junior Adriana Villars added “...

Sports Wrap-Up: April 5

Sports Wrap-Up: April 5

Taylor Dawson and Hezekiah Likekele

April 5, 2018


Filed under Spring, Sports

Baseball Wolverines boys baseball lost their first game of the season to the Albert Einsteins Titans with a final score of 5-1. Throughout the game,the 'Rines played solid defense but plan to focus on making the play instead of letting the opponents get free runs for future reference. Wish the boys go...

Sports Wrap Up: April 4

Kola Akinnibi, Jamie Carmichael, and Griffin Borman

April 4, 2018


Filed under Spring, Sports

 Softball The Lady ‘Rines opened up their season against the Albert Einstein Titans yesterday, April 3, at home. Although the Rines fell 15-3 to the Titans, the team feels prepared for their next challenge. Sophomore Nadia Stoute said that the team “felt alright,” and “didn’t make as many...

Sports Wrap Up: Girls Basketball

Taylor Dawson

February 28, 2018


Filed under Winter, Sports

Wolverines girls basketball finished their season in the first round of play offs last night with a score of 55-34. Jada Thornton is proud to say that their defense improved in the second half. "I plan on playing basketball the rest of my high school career," Thornton added, due to her strong passion...