VIDEO: DeMatha’s defense derails McDonogh in 17-14 victory

MylesMiree 2LANDOVER – Trailing 14-7 at halftime, DeMatha Head Coach Elijah Brooks challenged his team to step up and defend their home field following a poor showing in the opening half. Last year’s Washington Catholic Athletic Conference champions had committed seven penalties and threw an interception on their final first-half drive.

With all the troubles the Stags faced, their defense rose to the occasion.


Santos, Lady Raiders rally to knock off rival Bowie, 2-1

Copy of Cassandra JoyEkwego BHSBOWIE – Jennifer Santos needed to be patient and wait for her chance to strike.

After squandering several goal-scoring opportunities and being called offsides multiple times, the senior began to show signs of frustration as the soccer match continued.


Running game, late interception seals victory for Redskins

Chris Thompson DKLANHAM – Coming into an early season matchup against the Los Angeles Rams on Sept. 17, Washington Redskins Head Coach Jay Gruden knew that the running game was a major issue from last week’s loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.

But the tides turned Sunday, when a trio of tailbacks bullied the Rams all over the field until Washington took home a 27-20 victory.


Flowers stays unbeaten with win over Roosevelt

Copy of JuliusDuvallHYATTSVILLE – On a warm and windy afternoon at the newly built Fairmont Heights High School, the duo of quarterback Julius Duvall and receiver Daniel Buchanan combined for 81-of-168 passing yards and helped lead Charles H. Flowers to a 26-19 victory over Eleanor Roosevelt on Sept. 16.