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Bishop Ireton trumps Carroll, McNamara

Bishop Ireton trumps Carroll, McNamara

Heading into their final regular season matchup, the Bishop Ireton Cardinals have strung together a pair of impressive wins against Carroll and McNamara. Sophomore forward Ty Quarles and junior guard Da’von Wiley teamed up to push [...]

Saints bow out of IAC tourney early

Saints bow out of IAC tourney early

The St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes Saints will settle for a fifth- or sixth-place finish in the annual Interstate Athletic Conference tournament after falling to Landon in the first round. The Saints’ seven-game losing streak carried [...]

Maroon clinch final regular season game

Maroon clinch final regular season game

Rising star Doug Chappell led the Episcopal Maroon to victory in their final regular season game with a 19-point performance against St. Albans on February 9. Though the 9-14 Bulldogs hung tough with the No. 7-ranked [...]

PLAYOFFS: T.C. Williams’ Huggins leads Titans to regionals with win over West Potomac

PLAYOFFS: T.C. Williams’ Huggins leads Titans to regionals with win over West Potomac

When T.C. Williams senior T.J. Huggins’ teammates need him the most, the forward delivered the strongest performance of his career, carrying the Titans to an opening win in the Patriot District tournament. Staring down a relentless [...]

After daughter’s death, a coach finds mentoring

After daughter’s death, a coach finds mentoring

Illness stole Berlina Smith’s little girl away six years ago, but the loss couldn’t rob her of the love she still has for her daughter. Now she deals it out on the basketball court, mentoring teenage [...]

Cadets rally to finish off Cardinals

Cadets rally to finish off Cardinals

A bitter loss to St. John’s on Tuesday extended Bishop Ireton’s losing streak to five games heading into the final stretch of the regular season. The Cardinals led the Cadets through the first half, heading into [...]

Saints can’t keep Bulldogs at bay

Saints can’t keep Bulldogs at bay

Though the St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes Saints went nearly point for point with St. Albans early in their Tuesday matchup, the Bulldogs pulled away for a 65-46 win. Matt Sniezek led the Bulldogs with 21 [...]

After slump, T.C. on the rise

After slump, T.C. on the rise

The T.C. Williams Titans eked out a 50-49 victory against West Springfield on Monday night, building on a win against Lee last weekend. The road win marks the second consecutive victory against a Patriot District rival [...]

Spartans skewer Lady Titans again

Spartans skewer Lady Titans again

West Springfield beat T.C. Williams 40-37 on Monday night, extending their multiyear win streak against the Lady Titans to eight consecutive matchups. Coach Kesha Walton had drawn a target on the Spartans before the season began, [...]

Maroon upset Bulldogs in regional rivalry

Maroon upset Bulldogs in regional rivalry

Bullis effectively shutdown Episcopal’s courtside luminaries Kethan Savage and Arnaud Adala Moto, but they couldn’t keep rising stars Doug Chappell and Brennan McCann from stealing the show during Tuesday’s win. “Bullis did a very nice job [...]