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Opinion: Root, root, root for the home team

Opinion: Root, root, root for the home team

To the editor: Come out and support the Lady Titans. On Monday, the Lady Titans play the West Springfield Spartans at T.C. Williams. The Lady Titans lost a close, 49-48 game at West Springfield on January [...]

Montrose Christian, Woodson top T.C.

Montrose Christian, Woodson top T.C.

Back-to-back losses to Montrose Christian and W.T. Woodson have left the T.C. Williams Titans with a .500 record heading into the season’s final stretch. Though the Titans gave Montrose Christian — ranked No. 2 in the [...]

Ireton falters against ranked squads

Ireton falters against ranked squads

Bishop Ireton’s troubles continued this week, with road losses to  regionally ranked Paul VI Catholic and Gonzaga teams. The Cardinals faced down a No. 4-ranked Paul VI squad Saturday only to see the Panthers emerge with [...]

Saints drop three in a row

Saints drop three in a row

After pummeling Benedictine on January 13, the St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes Saints have dropped three consecutive games, including a 52-44 loss to Landon on Tuesday. The two teams traded the lead throughout the matchup, but [...]

Savage ravages St. Albans

Savage ravages St. Albans

The Episcopal Maroon extended their win streak to 11 Tuesday, toppling a 6-11 St. Albans team. Kethan Savage carried his teammates to the 76-70 road victory with 27 points. It wasn’t the senior guard’s best performance [...]

Lady Titans tower over T.C. hoops

Lady Titans tower over T.C. hoops

Lacking the fans, accolades and constant coverage of their peers on the T.C. Williams boys basketball team, Gaby Moss, Christian Roberts, Johnee Lewis and coach Kesha Walton have quietly built a winning program. “We don’t get [...]

Crenshaw honored by sportsman’s club

Crenshaw honored by sportsman’s club

The Alexandria Sportsman’s Club recognized rising St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes basketball star Dhyamond Crenshaw as the city’s athlete of the month for January. The junior forward leads her teammates in scoring, racking up 254 points [...]

Bulldogs maul Saints

Bulldogs maul Saints

The St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes Saints’ struggles on the court show no signs of stopping after a 69-55 rout at St. Albans on Saturday. But it wasn’t all bad news for the Saints, as seniors [...]

Ireton’s season becoming a rollercoaster

Ireton’s season becoming a rollercoaster

The Bishop Ireton Cardinals have hit a rough spot, winning two of their previous five games and just three since the start of the new year. After beating St. Mary’s Ryken in overtime January 6, the [...]

Chappelle, Adala Moto lead Maroon

Chappelle, Adala Moto lead Maroon

Except for a December loss to Paul VI Catholic, the Episcopal Maroon sport a blemish-free record. They added to their win column Friday with a victory over Bullis. Though Episcopal enjoyed an early lead, the Bulldogs [...]