Archive for 'Soccer'

St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes win ISL girls soccer tournament

St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes win ISL girls soccer tournament

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) When Chris Arnold was appointed head coach of the St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes girls soccer team at the start of last season, his aim was to make them as dominant [...]

Alexandria’s newest Firebirds impress at UDC men’s soccer

Alexandria’s newest Firebirds impress at UDC men’s soccer

By Chris Teale (Courtesy photo) The competition is fierce among the players of the University of the District of Columbia men’s soccer program as the team maintains intense training sessions in an effort to find consistency [...]

Bishop Ireton boys soccer look to push on

Bishop Ireton boys soccer look to push on

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) The disappointment was apparent as the final whistle blew Tuesday afternoon and the Bishop Ireton boys soccer team was held to a 2-2 tie at home against local rivals St. Stephen’s [...]

T.C. boys soccer team prepares for playoff run

T.C. boys soccer team prepares for playoff run

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) At one stage in their final game of the regular season, things did not look good for the T.C. Williams boys soccer team, playing away against rivals West Potomac High School. [...]

T.C. boys soccer team remains focused despite unbeaten run

T.C. boys soccer team remains focused despite unbeaten run

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) They are defending state champions with a 5-0-1 record this season, and have not lost since May of last year when they went down 2-0 to Washington-Lee. However, the boys soccer [...]

T.C. soccer standouts head to Maryland after stints with D.C. United academy

T.C. soccer standouts head to Maryland after stints with D.C. United academy

By Chris Teale (Courtesy photo) As freshmen, Jorge Calix and Eryk Williamson did not know each other very well. The pair attends T.C. Williams High School, but had not had much contact, except on the soccer [...]

T.C. outlasts Washington-Lee for state championship title

T.C. outlasts Washington-Lee for state championship title

By Jim McElhatton (Photo/Susan Hale Thomas) The biggest play in the history of T.C. Williams boys soccer began with 28 minutes and 59 seconds to go in the second half against Washington-Lee on Sunday. The two [...]

T.C. Williams Titans best Washington and Lee, head to state tourney

T.C. Williams Titans best Washington and Lee, head to state tourney

By Jim McElhatton (Photo/Susan Hale Thomas) For a while, it looked as though T.C. Williams would cruise past an undefeated Washington and Lee squad in the regional championship game Thursday. With T.C. Williams up 3-0 at halftime, [...]

Saints fall to underdog Maroon in state championship

Twice St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes and Episcopal met on the soccer pitch and twice the Saints walked away with the win. But with the state championship on the line Saturday, the Maroon came up big. [...]

Cardinals can’t nab WCAC title

Despite a heady run as underdogs in the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference, the Bishop Ireton Cardinals fell back to earth against St. John’s in the championship game Sunday night. Ireton’s defense, which had held strong in [...]