Belton plays hometown hero with new Washington Valor

beltonWASHINGTON, D.C. – The dream seemed within reach.

After a standout football career at Massachusetts, Tracy Belton showed up at a one-day tryout with his hometown Washington Redskins in 2007, optimistic. The Largo High School graduate simply needed a chance.


76ers select Fultz No.1 overall

Markelle Fultz MSSEABROOK – After graduating from DeMatha Catholic High School in the spring of 2016, Markelle Fultz continued his basketball career at the University of Washington – more than 2,700 miles and 40 hours away from his hometown of Upper Marlboro.

After Thursday night’s NBA Draft, Fultz will begin his professional career a lot closer to home. A short two-hour trip up I-95 to be exact.


Former DeMatha, Maryland star shines in U.S. Open Cup run

Cody Albrecht Photo Credit Christos FCCOLLEGE PARK – At 4:30 p.m., Cody Albrecht joined millions of Americans leaving work and hoping not to get stuck in rush hour traffic.

However, he was not heading home to eat dinner and rest up for the next day of work.


Riverdale Baptist’s Fuller following in his father’s footsteps

UPPER MARLBORO – Kevin Fuller is ready to continue the legacy as he joins the ranks of the same school his father attended.

Fuller will play football for Fayetteville State University this fall, signing on as the only out-of-state recruit this year.