November 11, 2015

It was a cold and dreary evening as the Northwest Jaguars took the field to play in their second straight Regional Finals appearance at Wootton High School on Tuesday night. They girls played hard through the mist and drizzle but came away on the losing end again this year.

   The Lady Jags fell 1-0...

November 8, 2015


As regulation time regional in semi-final girls, soccer game between the Northwest Jaguars and the Wootton Patriots came to end the linesman officiating the 1-1 tie was heard to say, “I will bet we are going to play two full 10-minute overtimes, and this will come down to penalty kicks.”

   He was h...

November 4, 2015


The Lady Jags advanced have advanced in the regional playoffs after defeating Quince Orchard 2-1 in the Jags’ first game of the 2015 playoffs on Tuesday night at Northwest.

   The victory propels the 9-4-1 Jaguars to a Friday night matchup against 8-4 Wootton, which will take place at Gaithersburg H...

October 22, 2015

The Lady Jags of Northwest have had the Oct. 21 game against Whitman highlighted since the schedule came out in August. The game would be the last home game of the season, and senior night, plus it was Whitman who knocked the Jags out of the playoffs last season. The Vikings have beaten the Jags in...

October 14, 2015


The Washington Spirit have named Jim Gabarra as the club’s new general manager and head coach for the 2016 NWSL season. Formerly the head coach for Sky Blue FC, Gabarra earned a record of 24-22-21 over the three seasons in the NWSL.

   “Jim has put more time and energy into the coaching and managin...

May 14, 2015


The Washington Spirit, Germantown’s hometown professional women’s soccer team, will return home after three road games to face the Sky Blue FC on Saturday, a team they beat three weeks ago.

   The Spirit were able to split the road games, winning 3-1 over Sky Blue on April 26, dropping a game 1-3 to...

April 22, 2015


The Washington Spirit, Germantown’s home town professional sports franchise, opened their home season in glorious style in front of over 4,100 fans at the Maryland SoccerPlex last Saturday night with a 3-1 defeat of defending NWLS champs FC Kansas City. The victory pulls the Spirit even at 1-1 on t...

April 15, 2015

Germantown’s professional sports franchise, the Washington Spirit hope to get their first win of the very young NWSL season on Saturday as they host the defending National Women’s Soccer League Champions FC Kansas City.

   The Spirit home opener will take place at 7:00 pm at Maureen Hendricks Field i...

April 9, 2015


Germantown’s own professional sports franchise, the Washington Spirit women’s soccer team, will begin its third season on Friday on the road against the Houston Dash. The Spirit home opener will be April 18 at 7 pm as they host defending National Women’s Soccer League champions FC Kansas City.


November 5, 2014

By Kevin O’Rourke


The Northwest Lady Jaguars ended their season on Tuesday night with a 1-0 loss to the defending state champs, Whitman High School, in the finals of the regional tournament at Wootton High School, but they left a mark on the program and the school.

   “This is the best girls soccer t...

October 23, 2014

By Kevin O’Rourke


Although both teams struggled early in the season, the Northwest boys and girls soccer teams finished strong with earned both earned Division 4A West titles and are strong contenders going into the post-season.

   After dropping their first three games this season, the Jags boys soc...

October 7, 2014

Britt Eckerstrom, of Germantown, a redshirt junior at Penn State University has been named a Big Ten Women’s Soccer Co-Defensive Player of the Week for her performances in wins against Minnesota and No. 13 Wisconsin, according to Penn State University.

   Eckerstrom, a 2010 graduate of Northwest High...

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