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Cardinals bounced from playoffs in high-scoring thriller

Cardinals bounced from playoffs in high-scoring thriller

With St. Christopher’s bottled up on their one-yard line, down by four points and less than two minutes left in the fourth quarter, Bishop Ireton looked poised to win the opening round of the state playoffs [...]

Saints wrap up abysmal season

After narrowly beating Potomac School in late September, the St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes Saints fell on hard times. They ended their season with a 56-21 loss to St. Albans on Saturday. St. Albans quarterback Mike [...]

T.C. ends season on low note

Despite high expectations, the T.C. Williams Titans wrapped up their season with a 41-27 loss to West Potomac on Saturday. Fired up from a heartbreaking 2010 season, which ended with a 6-4 Titans squad being narrowly [...]

Maroon look to finish with a win

Tim Hightower’s alma mater has suffered as mixed a season as the injured running back’s Washington Redskins. Episcopal heads into their final regular season game with a 3-5 record. The Maroon fell again Friday, losing to [...]

Bishop Ireton eyes championship title

Bishop Ireton eyes championship title

When the Bishop Ireton Cardinals take the field Saturday against St. Christopher’s, they’ll be taking part in something no member of the 8-2 squad ever has: a Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association playoff game. The Cardinals [...]

Titans overmatched yet again

The T.C. Williams Titans have known since early October the best they could do this season was finish with a .500 average, but after falling to Lee on Saturday, that is impossibe. The Lancers, 5-3 on [...]

Cardinals drop second straight

After tearing through opponents for a seven-game win streak to start the 2011 campaign, the Bishop Ireton Cardinals have fallen back to earth. Though the Paul VI Panthers shattered the Cardinals’ hot streak with a heartbreaking [...]

Episcopal crushes St. Stephen’s in backyard brawl

Episcopal showed up backyard rival St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes in quick fashion Saturday afternoon, walloping the Saints 37-7. The Maroon put up 20 points in the first quarter, with two of three touchdowns coming on [...]

Panthers break Cardinal rule

Panthers break Cardinal rule

Walking off the field after the first loss of Bishop Ireton’s season, quarterback P.J. Zingler’s shoulders were slumped. He’d nearly orchestrated a comeback victory but instead lost the game for his team in heartbreaking fashion. Things [...]

Saints drop fourth straight

The St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes Saints extended their consecutive loss streak to four games with a 39-24 defeat at the hands of Landon on Saturday. The 1-5 Saints were behind from the very beginning. Landon’s [...]