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Women’s Volleyball Team Dominates Garrett CC

Freshman Christy Mempin, 1, serves the ball. (Photo Credit: Adriano Cassoma)

October 11, 2013

  Thursday, Oct. 3, the Montgomery College Raptors played the Garrett Community College Lakers in what can only be described as a volleyball massacre. As the teams stood for the national anthem in MC's stadium full of fans and with banners for soccer, tennis, golf, basketball hanging from the rafters, the spotlight th...

Lady Raptors Bounce Back with a Crucial Win

MC's defender, Emma Recchia, attacks the ball in the game against CCBC Essex Knights. (Photo credit: Adriano Cassoma)

October 2, 2013

At 4:00 p.m. Sept. 24, the Montgomery College Raptors met the Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC) Essex Knights at Rockville, Coming off of a loss against the Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI), the Raptors stood ready to christen their new field with a victory. And with solid goalkeeping by Ashley Latter (11 saves), great defense, and an unyielding...

Raptors Sink the Boats

Sophomore Chris Cao, 3, defends against Chesapeake College Skipjacks. (Photo Credit: Kevin Ortiz)

October 2, 2013

Men's Soccer defeats Chespeake College Skipjacks in a 10-0 blowout. What better way to kick off October than with a home soccer game? Men's soccer has started October off with yet another win! This time it was the Chesapeake College Skipjacks that fell prey to the Raptors’ tight knit team of ...

Raptors On Fire, On Pace for Great Season

Raptors On Fire, On Pace for Great Season

September 27, 2013

(Photo Credit: Montgomery College Athletics) Montgomery College’s Men’s Soccer Team is kicking this season off in a truly remarkable way. Under the leadership of head coach Pedro Braz and assistant coaches Jay Shaw, Trey Livingston and Alvaro Nieto, the Raptors have won 9 of 10 games so far this s...

Did MLB, Nationals Get it Wrong After Tragic Shooting?

The Washington Nationals wore Navy hats before both games on Tuesday

September 20, 2013

It is a question that is uncomfortable to approach, saying the least. The tragic shooting incident at the Washington D.C. Naval Base occurred Monday, Sept 16 at approximately 8:30 a.m. The Washington Nationals played a double-header against the Atlanta Braves the following day, the first o...

HFA’s Week Three NFL Picks

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September 19, 2013

HFA’S LATE BUT GREAT NFL WEEK THREE PICKS, by Ben Holmes (Brought to you by the Montgomery Advocate; News Evolved)   (Photo Credit: Fox Sports) Kansas City @ Philadelphia:  Chiefs-17  Eagles-27 Week 3’s Thursday night matchup is unexpectedly highly anticipated. The Chiefs are everything the ...

Limited Possibilities 4/25/13: Alex Chike joins us

Limited Possibilities 4/25/13: Alex Chike joins us

April 25, 2013

[soundcloud url="http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/89512485" params="" width=" 100%" height="166" iframe="true" /] Special guest Alex Chike joins us to talk basketball at MC, as well as the NBA playoffs.

Endless Possibilities Episode 3

March 12, 2013

This week, Ben, Sean, and Brooks talk basketball, biggest moments in sports, and the pros and cons of going directly from high school to professional sports. Also, stick around for a bonus conversation on overpaid athletes. [soundcloud url="http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/82904103" params="" width="...

Men’s soccer laces up for spring season

Men's soccer laces up for spring season

March 6, 2013

The air of the main gym in the Physical Education building is drenched with exhaustion and heavy fatigue coming from each player’s chest; each breath taken is beyond precious. The anticipation for every play is high as the sweat is trickling down every player’s face, fixed with determination. There...

Ineligibility loomed large for 2013 Raptors

Ineligibility loomed large for 2013 Raptors

February 27, 2013

As the Raptors men’s team faded down the stretch of the regular season, there were certainly many issues and bad breaks to be labeled as the main catalyst. The team had a disappointing stumble of three straight losses to close the schedule, including one to rivals PGCC. The streak most definitely could’ve...

Podcast: Endless Possibilities 2/23/13

February 23, 2013

In the inaugural episode of Endless Possibilities, Sports writers Ben Holmes, Sean Endicott, and Angela Patino discuss MC basketball and baseball, as well as the possible addition of a new sports complex. [soundcloud url="http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/80508305" params="" width=" 100%" height="166"...

Raptors drop Sophomore Night nail-biter

Raptors drop Sophomore Night nail-biter

February 7, 2013

The end of the season: 13 wins, 13 losses. The end of the first half: 41-40. The end of the game: 77-76, in favor of CCBC Catonsville. After endless work, life often seems to end where it begins, just about even. The Montgomery College Raptors (13-13) took their best shot on Tuesday night against...

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