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Rockets Outlast Rams in First of Two Meetings

Rockets Outlast Rams in First of Two Meetings

Jack Welch, Staff Writer

February 4, 2019

Boys varsity basketball (8-6) fell to the Richard Montgomery Rockets (13-1) 56-50 Jan. 25 away in a rivalry game. Despite the six point loss, the Rams were able to keep a close game with a then-undefeated team. It didn't take long for either team to get on the board; every time the Rockets score...

Super Bowl Preview: Rams, Patriots Rematch

Super Bowl Preview: Rams, Patriots Rematch

Anna Stewart, News Managing Editor

February 1, 2019

Tom Brady vs. Jared Goff.  Bill Belichick vs. Sean McVay. The 2019 Super Bowl is a matchup between established greatness and expected greatness; the New England Patriots (11-5), an aging team who year after year secure their place in NFL history and the Los Angeles Rams (13-3), a young team predicted ...

Rams Charge Past Wolverines at Home

Rams Charge Past Wolverines at Home

Jack Welch, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019

Boys varsity basketball (6-5) defeated the Watkins Mill Wolverines (4-6) 47-37 Jan. 11 at home, making this the second year in a row the Rams have taken out the Wolverines. Both teams were off to a slow start with strong defense on both sides of the floor with little to no offense, resulting in the...

Rams to Watch: Callie Borda and Conner Pace

Rams to Watch: Callie Borda and Conner Pace

Matthew DiFonzo and Daniel Pujo

January 3, 2019

Callie Borda, Dive  As the winter sports season unfolds and many multi-sport athletes transition from last season, few can boast entering a season in which they are not only a member of the varsity team but also a USA regional champion.   Specializing in the one meter, three meter and platform event...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 ...

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