Okolo and Moore dominate Patriots, 54-42

Alexander Jones MSSILVER SPRING - A holiday high school boys’ basketball matchup took place at Springbrook High School during the Ed McGeoh Holiday Basketball Tournament between Friendly High School and Howard County’s Reservoir High School on Dec. 27.
The dynamic duo of Donye' Moore and Grant Okolo combined for 26 points which helped lead the Gators to a 54-42 victory.


Stone leads PGCC Men to victory, Lyles sparks UMBC, Dixon winless

Jairus Lyles UMBC AthleticsBALTIMORE - Gus Stone’s been hot throughout the first part of this season, and that helped the Prince George’s Community College men’s basketball team score a victory last week.


DeMatha looks to continue its dominace in WCAC

Mike Jones MSHYATTSVILLE - The DeMatha Stags are known for their dominance in sports throughout the state of Maryland and all over the world.   As for basketball, there are four current NBA players that attended DeMatha, including the first overall pick from the 2017 NBA Draft Markelle Fultz. Despite losing remarkable talent every season, DeMatha continues to be one of the best basketball teams in, not only Maryland, but the entire country.  This season, DeMatha’s boys’ basketball varsity team is off to a 7-0 start and look to continue their rule at the top.


Wise celebrates three-peat

AJLyttonLANHAM – Dr. Henry A. Wise, Jr. High School celebrated its third consecutive championship on Dec. 22. Wise Head Coach DaLawn Parrish, running back John Oliver, safety Ehizele Akojie and wide receiver Anthony Lytton were in attendance as the step team performed. Akojie verbally committed to play for Army and Lytton will attend Florida State University.


Local football talent to play at UMD in Top 25 class

Raymond Boone MSCOLLEGE PARK – The University of Maryland recently announced that 22 student-athletes had signed national letters of intent to play football for the Terps during the early signing period on Dec. 20.


Lady Lions win in nailbiter over Flowers, 69-63

TaniaWhite3SPRINGDALE - The Largo Lady Lions dominated the Charles H. Flowers Lady Jaguars during a high school basketball match on Dec. 22, but Flowers made an incredible comeback late. It was sophomore Vanessa Schwarzmann who saved the day and gave Largo a 69-63 victory over the Jaguars.


Three players will represent Redskins in 2018 NFL Pro Bowl

Trent Williams 2 DKLANHAM - The National Football League recently announced that three Washington Redskins players had been selected to participate in the 2018 Pro Bowl at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida on Jan. 28, 2018.

Among those selections are Ryan Kerrigan, Brandon Scherff, and Trent Williams. Linebacker Zach Brown and cornerback Josh Norman were selected as alternates.