Clarksburg wins over Gaithersburg Varsity Boys

Final Score Clarksburg 56 Gaithersburg 52

Scores by Clarksburg
#0 Jeff McInnis 9 Total Points, 2nd period 5 points, 4th period 4 points
#1 Ian Kirshnan 3 Total Points, 3rd period 3 points
#4 Patrick Gaegler 5 Total Points, 3rd period 5 points
#5 Devine Green 4 Total Points, 2nd period 2 points, 3rd period 1 point, 4th period 1 point
#12 Aaron Williams 3 Total Points, 4th period 3 points
#22 Nelson Jones 4 Total Points, 1st period 2 points, 3rd period 2 points
#32 Dallas Marshall 14 Total Points, 2nd period 4 points, 3rd period 4 points, 4th period 6 points
#33 Austin Duffy 14 Total Points, 1st period 6 points, 3rd period 4 points, 4th period 4 points

Boys
Scores by Gaithersburg
#1 Geron Brathwaite 16 Total Points, 1st period 2 points, 2nd period 11 points, 4th period 3 points
#10 Greg Cross 7 Total Points, 1st period 3 points, 3rd period 1 point, 4th period 3 points
#20 Andy Kwiatkoski 5 Total Points, 2nd period 5 points
#21 Michael Mstowski 2 Total Points, 3rd period 2 points
#23 Tyrik Ethridge 4 Total Points, 3rd period 4 points
#33 Anthony Tarke 14 Total Points, 1st period 5 points, 2nd period 3 points, 3rd period 4 points, 4th period 2 points
#34 Matt Moerson 4 Total Points, 3rd period 2 points, 4th period 2 points

Story by Kyle Hall, Stats and Photos by Jeffrey Vogt

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Clarksburg beats Gaithersburg Varsity Girls Basketball

In the first quarter Gaithersburg are making a lot poor decisions can seem to get it to click. Clarksburg fast pace is blowing Gaithersburg out 26-16 Clarksburg . The Coyotes aggressive defensive did not give up any easy shot in the paint making it hard for the Trojans to score. #3 for is leading the Coyotes with 16 points all most half their score. End of the 1st half 35-23 Clarksburg.
In the second half the Coyotes came out running a trap defense forcing Gaithersburg to throw skip passes. Gaithersburg continues to play hard throughout the game. Clarksburg is got shaking up when Gaithersburg put in a full court press. The Trojans started to make a slow come back with 2:56 left in the fourth. In the last 45 seconds Gaithersburg couldn’t make a shot.

Final Score Clarksburg 62 Gaithersburg 56

Scores by Clarksburg
#1 Clara Wright 2 Total Points, 4th period 2 points
#2 Jamiere Jefferies 11 Total Points, 1st period 2 points, 2nd period 3 points, 3rd period 6 points
#3 Kaylan Jackson 26 Total Points, 1st period 14 points, 2nd period 2 points, 3rd period 6 points, 4th period 4 points
#14 Allie Janpwiak 2 Total Points, 2nd period 2 points
#21 Renee Anya 2 Total Points, 3rd period 2 points
#22 Gabby Haddad 10 Total Points, 1st period 6 points, 4th period 4 points
#23 Phylicia McInnis 9 Total Points, 1st period 4 points, 2nd period 2 points, 3rd period 3 points

Scores by Gaithersburg
#10 Celina Herndon 8 Total Points, 1st period 1 point, 2nd period 1 point, 3rd period 2 points, 4th period 4 points
#12 Javana Jones 17 Total Points, 1st period 3 points, 2nd period 4 points, 3rd period 4 points, 4th period 6 points
#14 Rachel Tilton 2 Total Points, 1st period 2 points
#20 Julianne Noveras 6 Total Points, 1st period 6 points
#22 Hazel Mendoza 8 Total Points, 3rd period 3 points, 4th period 5 points
#25 Asia Greene 3 Total Points, 2nd period 1 point, 3rd period 2 points
#23 Alexis Mack 12 Total Points, 1st period 4 points, 2nd period 1 point, 3rd period 5 points, 4th period 2 points

Story by Kyle Hall, Stats and Photos by Jeffrey Vogt

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Damascus Varsity Girls win over Watkins Mill

Throughout the entire game, there were plenty of fouls going both ways. When a shot was missed there was always a second chance to rebound the ball for another shoot. The game started off slow, and remand slow the whole game. The Lady Hornets held at least a 7 point lead throughout the entire game not giving the Lady Wolverines a chance to get within 5 points. Watkins Mill had the hustle, and had the intensity to win, but shots were not going in for them. The Lady Hornets had a rough time matching the Lady Wolverines, but managed to protect the ball and also make their shots.

Scores by Watkins Mill
#2 Danielle Durjan 13 Total Points, 2nd period 4 points, 3rd period 6 points, 4th period 3 points
#3 Dominique Walker 13 Total Points, 1st period 2 points, 2nd period 2 points, 4th period 9 points
#32 Shawna McDougall, 8 Total Points, 2nd period 4 points, 4th period 4 points

Scores by Damascus
#2 Tori Mazella 12 Total Points, 1st period 5 points, 2nd period 2 points, 3rd period 3 points, 4th period 2 points
#4 Marykate Staines 10 Total Points, 1st period 2 points, 3rd period 4 points, 4th period 4 points
#20 Tiana Stewart, 9 Total Points, 2nd period 3 points, 3rd period 2 points, 4th period 4 points
#23 Kalynn Seteik, 6 Total Points, 4th period 6 points
#30 Kara McCafferty, 4 Total Points, 1st period 2 points, 2nd period 2 points,

Final Score Damascus 41 Watkins Mill 34

Story by Kyle Hall, Stats and Photos by Jeffrey Vogt

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Damascus Varsity Boys win over Watkins Mill

After halftime Watkins Mill is trailing Damascus. The Wolverines are not finishing at the rim and allowing the Hornets to capitalizing off the them. The Hornets are playing calm and slow basketball while the Wolverines continue to chuck shots, attempting to shortened the lead, but they are not moving the ball, and this is helping the Hornets lock off their best players. With 2 minutes left in the 4th Watkins Mill began to show fire #2 for WM hit two 3 pointers to close the lead. But it wasn’t enough to catch up to Damascus.

Scores by Watkins Mill
#1 Jalen Jackson, 20 Total Points, 1st period 7 points, 2nd period 10 points, 4th period 3 points
#2 Obi Patrick, 17 Total Points, 1st period 2 points, 3rd period 3 points, 4th period 12 points
#4 Darwin Medina, 5 Total Points, 2nd period 2 points, 3rd period 3 points
#5 Darik Shamsudeen, 8 Total Points, 3rd period 4 points, 4th period 4 points
#10 Emmanuel Ogbewe, 2 Total Points, 4th period 2 points

Scores by Damascus
#12 Jason Prangy, 18 Total Points, 1st period 4 points, 2nd period 4 points, 3rd period 2 points, 4th period 8 points
#21 Ben Michaels, 18 Total Points, 1st period 3 points, 2nd period 5 points, 3rd period 4 points, 4th period 6 points
#23 Austin Larson, 9 Total Points, 1st period 3 points, 2nd period 4 points, 3rd period 2 points,
#25 Joey Salisbury, 6 Total Points, 1st period 4 points, 3rd period 2 points
#31 Lakye Alston, 3 Total Points, 2nd period 2 points, 3rd period 1 point
#45 Matthew Torrence, 10 Total Points, 1st period 8 points, 4th period 2 points

Final Score Damascus 64 Watkins Mill 52

Story by Kyle Hall, Stats and Photos by Jeffrey Vogt

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Blair wins over Springbrook Girls Varsity Basketball

After trailing for the 1st 3 periods, the Lady Blazers rallied back to defeat the Lady Blue Devils. The were led by Sophomore Lauren Frost who helped tremendously on both sides of the floor. With 3:28 left in the game, the Lady Blazers took the lead at 33-31 and they never looked back. The Lady Blazers defense held the Lady Blue Devils to one point in the fourth period, allowing the Lady Blazer to be 4-0.

Final Score Blair 35 Springbrook 31

Story and Photos by James McCrae

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Paint Branch wins over Watkins Mill Girls Varsity Basketball

The Lady Panthers of Paint Branch HS traveled to play the Lady Wolverines of Watkins Mills HS. Watkins Mill was 1st to score and get on the board, with about a minute and half into the game. At the end of the 1st period the score was Paint Branch 15 Watkins Mill 10. The score at halftime would be Paint Branch 26 Watkins Mill 23. At the end of the 3rd. period the score was Paint Branch 44 Watkins Mill 39. The game would be close thru most of the 1st 3 periods, then the Lady Panthers dug in and became more aggressive, and kept the lead, not looking back. MoCoDaily Players of the game would be Danielle Durjan and Dominique Walker for Watkins Mill, and Daisha Harris and Autumn Ashe for Paint Branch.

Scores by Watkins Mill
#2 Danielle Durjan 22 Total Points, 1st period 6 points, 2nd period 6 points, 3rd period 8 points, 4th period 2 points
#3 Dominique Walker 15 Total Points, 1st period 2 points, 2nd period 4 points, 3rd period 4 points, 4th period 5 points
#11 Chamnel Bowrin 2 Total Points, 2nd period 2 points
#22 Ruth Atomale, 2 Total Points, 3rd period 2 points
#32 Shawna McDougall, 9 Total Points, 1st period 2 points, 2nd period 1 point, 3rd period 2 points, 4th period 4 points

Scores by Paint Branch
#2 Daisha Harris 29 Total Points, 1st period 7 points, 2nd period 4 points, 3rd period 6 points, 4th period 12 points
#12 Kaylan French 9 Total Points, 1st period 4 points, 3rd period 2 points, 4th period 3 points
#13 Autumn Ashe 22 Total Points, 1st period 2 points, 2nd period 6 points, 3rd period 6 points, 4th period 8 points
#35 Sofilia Nagnafang, 7 Total Points, 1st period 2 points, 2nd period 1 point, 3rd period 4 points

Final Score Paint Branch 67 Watkins Mill 50

Story and Photos by Jeffrey Vogt

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Gaithersburg win over Seneca Valley Varsity Boys Basketball

Seneca Valley went up against Gaithersburg like they were anxious to get their first win of the new 2014- 2015 basketball season. Gaithersburg seemed to have a slight edge throughout most of the game. A few times, Gaithersburg was up by at least ten points, but Seneca Valley had a way of catching up quickly. Gaithersburg surged far enough ahead in the last minute of the exciting game to win.

Top Scorers for Seneca Valley: #24 William Craig, 21 points, #23 Terry Milburne, 12 points, #5 Tyran Crawford and #10 Quentin Twyman, 8 points each.

Top Scorers for Gaithersburg: #33 Anthony Tarke, 22 points, #1 Geron Brathwaite, 18 points, # 20 Andy Kwiatkowski, 10 points.

On Monday, December 15th at 7 pm, Gaithersburg will be hosting Walter Johnson while Seneca Valley visits Bethesda-Chevy Chase.

Final Score Seneca Valley 62 Gaithersburg 69

Photos and Story by Lisa Levenbach

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Watkins Mill wins over Poolesville Boys Varsity Basketball

A short game recap will be added Saturday

Scores by Poolesville
#3 Stephen Larg, 6 Total Points, 1st qtr. 2 points, 3rd qtr. 4 points
#5 Andrew Wang, 10 Total Points, 2 qtr. 6 points, 3rd qtr, 2 points, 4th qtr 2 points
#21 Steven Morningstar, 2 Total Points, 2nd qtr. 2 points
#24 Sean Parker 9 Total Points, 1st qtr. 5 points, 3rd qtr. 2 points, 4th qtr 2 points

Scores by Watkins Mill
#1 Jalen Jackson 9 Total Points, 2nd qtr. 2 points, 4th qtr. 7 points
#2 Obi Patrick 12 Total Points, 1st qtr. 4 points, 2nd qtr. 2 points, 3rd qtr. 2 points, 4th qtr. 4 points
#24 Josh Cray 2 Total Points, 4th qtr. 2 points
#30 Markel Grant, 4 Total Points, 4th qtr. 4 points
#5 Dhavik Shamsudeen, 5 Total Points, 1st qtr. 3 points, 2nd qtr. 2 points

Final Score Watkins Mill 32 Poolesville 27

Story and Photos by Jeffrey Vogt

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