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3 Seniors Commit to Colleges, Furthering Their Athletic Careers

3 Seniors Commit to Colleges, Furthering Their Athletic Careers

Matthew DiFonzo, Sports Managing Editor

January 2, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Seniors Charlotte Davis, Matt McTighe and Nate Watts will be continuing their athletic careers in college, after Davis and McTighe officially committed to their colleges Nov. 14 often called “National Signing Day” which is traditionally the first day in which a high school senior can sign a bindin...

NFL Regular Season Recap, Sleeper Playoff Teams

NFL Regular Season Recap, Sleeper Playoff Teams

Jack Horan, Staff Writer

December 20, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

As the National Football League (NFL) playoffs quickly approach, the 2018-19 season has been one to remember because of emerging star quarterback (QB) Patrick Mahomes, dominant running back (RB) Todd Gurley and the rewriting of history made by QB Drew Brees. As of week 15, the National Football Confere...

NBA Lacks Excitement, Risks Losing More Fans

NBA Lacks Excitement, Risks Losing More Fans

Jack Horan, Staff Writer

December 18, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has lost its entertainment value through the years, as the lack of parity and defense has simply made it boring to watch, making some fans switch to watching college basketball. The NBA should reduce the number of games played to make the league as fun to wa...

Seniors Je’Shaud Armwood and Rajuan Stevens: Best Friends On and Off the Basketball Court

Seniors Je’Shaud Armwood and Rajuan Stevens: Best Friends On and Off the Basketball Court

Anna Stewart, News Managing Editor

December 18, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Winter Sports

In the Rams 48-47 victory over the Quince Orchard Cougars Dec. 11, most fans were focused on the high-scoring performances of junior guard Jailen Anderson and senior center Jimmy Sorunke. But, what was just as essential to that win, was the chemistry between best friends of seven years, senior co-capta...

Boys Varsity Falls Short in Close Season Opener at Home

Boys Varsity Falls Short in Close Season Opener at Home

Jack Welch, Staff Writer

December 9, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Winter Sports

Boys varsity basketball (0-1) fell to the Sherwood Warriors (1-0) 53-51 Dec. 6 in the home season opener in what was a close game throughout and came down to a final missed shot by the Rams that failed to send the game to overtime. Last year, the Rams made it to the regional championship game wh...

Rams to Watch: Bre Daley and Andrew Pace

Rams to Watch: Bre Daley and Andrew Pace

Anna Stewart and Teddy Bilodeau

November 26, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

Bre Daley, Cheer and Basketball- As the fall sports season comes to a close, junior Bre Daley prepares to turn in her pom-poms and head to the court, transitioning from her role as captain of the varsity cheer team to center on the girls varsity basketball team. Daley is one of few three-sport ...

Inferno Brings Renewed Energy to Student Fan Section

Inferno Brings Renewed Energy to Student Fan Section

Matthew DiFonzo, Sports Managing Editor

November 21, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

With vibrating bleachers and roars of spirited chants breaking out from Joseph B. Good Stadium, to school events in the gymnasium to the arenas for RAM hockey, the source of this rowdy cheering is consistently coming from one place: the RHS student section, the Inferno. The Inferno is a group of spirited students ...

Sophomore Girl Skates Onto RAM Varsity Hockey

Sophomore Girl Skates Onto RAM Varsity Hockey

Zoe Moser, Editor-in-Chief

November 21, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Winter Sports

Sophomore Evelyn Leighton has grown accustomed to breaking boundaries. As one of only two girls on the Rockville and Magruder (RAM) ice hockey team, and the only girl on the roster last year, Leighton uses her strength and determination to ensure no one treats her differently and that she continues to push ...

All Fall Athletes Watch Slideshow on Hazing, Bullying

All Fall Athletes Watch Slideshow on Hazing, Bullying

Esther Frances, Print Copy Editor

November 20, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

An anti-hazing and bullying prevention slideshow was presented by athletic director Michael Hayes to all fall athletes Nov. 16 during lunch in the auditorium. The presentation, distributed by Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), covered bullying, harassment and hazing guidelines and is being present...

Offseason Workouts Help Prepare Athletes

Offseason Workouts Help Prepare Athletes

Elenna Mach, Editor-in-Chief

November 20, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

For high school athletes, a fundamental part of sports is offseason training when teams gather for workouts to prepare for their upcoming seasons, as it promotes team bonding and physical health and fitness. Offseason workouts often include weight lifting and cardio exercises to help keep players...

Varsity Football Folds in Second Half Against Rival on Senior Night

Varsity Football Folds in Second Half Against Rival on Senior Night

Jack Horan, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

Varsity football (3-6) put forth a strong effort but came up short on their senior night against the Richard Montgomery Rockets (6-3), losing 35-14. Starting off strong, junior quarterback Dylan Monday connected with senior wide receiver Andrew Pace for a three-yard touchdown pass. Pace stood out i...

Varsity Field Hockey Scores Playoff Victory Taking Down Cavaliers

Varsity Field Hockey Scores Playoff Victory Taking Down Cavaliers

Matthew Liu, Opinion Managing Editor

October 26, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

Girls varsity field hockey defeated the John F. Kennedy Cavaliers 4-0 in a dominant first playoff game Oct. 25, allowing them to continue in the playoffs and face off against the James Hubert Blake Bengals next. Senior forward Emily Nagy scored a goal within the first two minutes of the game, com...

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