Raiders lacrosse teams booted out of state semifinals

Camille Lorente lacrosseGAITHERSBURG – With rain splashing off his hat as time expired, Eleanor Roosevelt Boys Lacrosse Head Coach Scott Sorenson clapped as his players headed to the sideline. To his surprise, they were not upset. His players told him that this was a learning experience that they needed to go through that experience to complete their goal of winning a state title.


Capitol Heights native Russell, Jr. wins a thriller, retains title

OXON HILL – Gary Russell, Jr. from Capitol Heights defended his World Boxing Council Featherweight World Championship with a unanimous decision over the No. 1 contender and undefeated fighter Joseph Diaz at the MGM National Harbor on May 19.


County high school playoff games washed out

BALTIMORE — Mother Nature made life difficult for the various postseason high school tournaments in the state, but everything was starting to come together earlier this week with some Prince George’s County schools still in the hunt.