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CMC Spotlight Video interviews

Welcome to our archive page for Central Maryland Conference Spotlight, a weekly program hosted, produced and created by FCPS Career & Technology Center TV/Multimedia Production students. Here are our 2016-2017 shows:



Guests: Walkersville High School Football Players Kyle Daggett and Jake Parson
Synopsis: Kyle and Jake discuss th eir season leading up to and including their division 2A state championship win. The men also discuss their future plans.



Guests: TJ Swimming Coach Adam Frank and Oakdale Volleball Coach Jim Dorsch
Synopsis: Coaches Frank and Dorsch discuss balancing their home life with their teaching and coaching duties, including maintaining safety training and certifications.



Guests: Middletown High School Soccer Players Ethan Remsburg and Evan Tuckey
Synopsis: Ethan and Evan talk about how it feels to become division 2A state champions not just once but two years in a row. They also discuss their careers so far as soccer players, and the game itself.



Guests: Linganore Cheerleading Champs Tara Jordan and Renee Rumborg
Synopsis: Tara and Renee discuss the challenges of training for competitions and routine choreography. Included is footage from their winning championship competition.



Guests: Urbana High's Natalie Perez and Darian DiMatteo
Synopsis: Natalie and Darian helped lead Urbana High volleyball to its first Central Maryland Conference championship in a four-set win over Oakdale. Natalie overcame a torn ACL in her knee to have a standout season and Darian led the team in kills (11) and digs (15) in the championship game.



Guests: Urbana High's Sam Coffey and Erin Eby
Synopsis: The Urbana High field hockey team, coached by A.J. Stuart, won the Central Maryland Conference championship. Sam and Erin were team leaders for the Hawks.



Guests: Segment 1: Urbana High's Casey Ballow
Segment 2: Urbana High's Trent Tarnstrom and Kyle McQuillen
Synopsis: The Urbana High boys and girls soccer teams *both* won Central Maryland Conference championships. Hear from Casey, Trent and Kyle about their experiences playing for the Hawks.



Guests: Linganore High's Micah Hewitson and Catoctin High's Julien Webster
Synopsis: Two terrific Central Maryland Conference cross-country champions joined CMC Spotlight for this interview. Micah is a two-time CMC champion. Julien won the girls race by more than 90 seconds. A few weeks later, she won a regional title.



Guests: Brunswick High unified tennis athletes Lucas Willard and Leah White
Synopsis: We are entering fall Central Maryland Conference championship season. Meet Lucas and Leah, two gold-medal unified tennis standouts, and learn more about the many benefits of participating in unified tennis.


Episode 5

Guests: FCPS Supervisor of Athletics and Extracurricular Activities Kevin Kendro and Washington County Supervisor of Athletics, Health and Physical Education Eric Michael."
Synopsis: Recently, Washington County Public Schools joined the Central Maryland Conference, which consisted of just Frederick County Public Schools teams. Learn more about this significant development in the Central Maryland Conference. 



Guests: Linganore High's Drew Twillman and Frederick High's Stephanie Quiroa
Synopsis: Drew and Stephanie were the Central Maryland Conference golf champions. Learn more about how their seasons went.



Guest: Dr. Michael Markoe, Deputy Superintendent, Frederick County Public Schools
Synopsis: Did you know Dr. Markoe was a former student-athlete at Linganore High and a coach at Urbana High? Learn more about his background in athletics and what student athletes need to do in order to be successful.



Guests: Frederick High's Jaida Smith and Jonathon Shedio
Synopsis: Frederick High won the inaugural Central Maryland Conference Sportsmanship Trophy. Filmed on location at Frederick High, this episode features Jaida and Jonathon discussing the importance of showing great sportsmanship and how CMC student athletes respect the game.



Guests: FCPS Supervisor of Athletics and Extracurricular Activities Kevin Kendro and Frederick News-Post high school sportswriter Greg Swatek 
Synopsis: Kendro and Swatek share an overview of the Central Maryland Conference and what we can all look forward to in 2016-17.