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Jags Fall to Quince Orchard, 38-29



The Jags came out swinging against the rival Quince Orchard Cougars on Friday night scoring on the first play from scrimmage, but the denizens of the Cougar Dome came back and handed Northwest their second defeat of the season.

The Jags and senior quarterback Chris Craddock struck first with an 80-yard pass and catch to junior A.J. Woods on their first play of the game, to stake Northwest to a seven point early lead.

Both teams came into the game with one loss, at the hands of private schools. Quince Orchard lost to Bullis in by one point, 42-41 in overtime back on Sept. 22, and Northwest lost a road game to Good Counsel 58-21 on Sept. 28.

The Cougars answered the Jags opening salvo with a drive culminating with a three-yard touchdown run by Marquez Cooper to tie the game 7-7 with 8:33 left in the first quarter.

The next Northwest drive ended with a punt,