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T.C. Williams boys basketball continues hot streak with win over South County

T.C. Williams boys basketball continues hot streak with win over South County

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) With just 3.8 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter, senior guard Tavaris James stood at the free throw line for two shots with the T.C. Williams boys basketball team up 61-60 [...]

Bishop Ireton wins city wrestling tournament

Bishop Ireton wins city wrestling tournament

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) Each day at Bishop Ireton, wrestling head coach Kwinten Brown walks through the cafeteria on lunch duty, but also on a scouting mission to try and find boys who look like [...]

T.C. fencer Jacob Asch looks to make further moves

T.C. fencer Jacob Asch looks to make further moves

By Chris Teale (Courtesy photo) Jacob Asch was first introduced to the sport of fencing when he attended a summer camp for the sport at the age of 10 with his friend Grant Wagner. In a [...]

T.C. Williams field hockey lives up to their top billing with dream postseason run

T.C. Williams field hockey lives up to their top billing with dream postseason run

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) The dream run through the postseason continued Tuesday night for the No. 1 seeded T.C. Williams field hockey team, which beat Fairfax 1-0 at Minnie Howard in the 6A North regional [...]

T.C. Williams field hockey looks to stay focused in midst of hot streak

T.C. Williams field hockey looks to stay focused in midst of hot streak

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) For all their dominance Monday night at home against Annandale, the T.C. Williams field hockey team was only ahead 1-0 at halftime on a goal from senior forward Mimi Hyre, and [...]

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 [...]

T.C. Williams football beginning to gel in new offensive system

T.C. Williams football beginning to gel in new offensive system

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) In the opening moments of T.C. Williams’ first regular season game of the new football season, an away contest against Thomas Jefferson High School, the nerves were palpable along the visitors’ [...]

Some connected to T.C. Williams football criticize ongoing stadium press box closure

Some connected to T.C. Williams football criticize ongoing stadium press box closure

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) As the players, coaches, parents and boosters of T.C. Williams prepare for another high school football season, there stands a structure at the top of the bleachers at Parker-Gray Stadium deemed [...]

T.C. Williams kicks off 2015 football season under new head coach Marc Matthie

T.C. Williams kicks off 2015 football season under new head coach Marc Matthie

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) Listen to Marc Matthie talk about how to become a better football player and part of a better team, and the conversation quickly becomes about how to become a better person [...]

T.C. Williams’ Lyles brothers star in Cuba as international track ambassadors

T.C. Williams’ Lyles brothers star in Cuba as international track ambassadors

By Chris Teale (Courtesy photo) Not many high school students get the chance to represent their country in an international tournament, let alone one with diplomatic implications. But rising T.C. Williams seniors Noah and Josephus Lyles [...]