High School

    Wilson’s Adams Heats Up in Critical Win over Ballou

    With only one second left on the clock, Abdul Adams broke free of defenders and bolted 45 yards into the end zone to cap the Wilson Tigers’ 36-14 victory over the Ballou Knights on...

    McKinley Tech Shuts Out DC’s Roosevelt

    Sophomore running back Aizsha Horne had 156 rushing yards and one touchdown in McKinley Tech’s 24-0 win over Theodore Roosevelt on Oct. 24 in Washington, D.C. Just three weeks away from playoffs, the McKinley...

    Baltimore’s Dunbar Welcomes Back Coach Lawrence Smith by Crushing National Academy

    The Paul Lawrence Dunbar Poets of Baltimore City made easy work of the National Academy Foundation Eagles on Oct. 24, crushing their opponents, 44-7, at William F. ‘Sugar’ Cain Field in celebration of Dunbar’s...

    Premier Youth Basketball League’s Young Coach Look’s to Shake Up Youth Basketball Scene

    When David Baskin was 12 years old, his Amateur Athletic Union basketball coach told him six words that would ultimately change his life: “You’re not going to the league ,” he said. Then, his coach...

    Shuler, Stancil Shine in Roosevelt’s DCSAA Championship Victory over Maret

    When the Roosevelt Rough Riders stepped onto the Verizon Center court, they weren’t intimidated by the bright lights or the packed crowd. They wanted to win, and they wanted to do it on their...

    Theodore Roosevelt Trumps H.D. Woodson to Win DCIAA City Title

    Junior forward Deion Haynes came off the bench for 16 points, 6 rebounds and 2 assists in the Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider’s landslide victory over H.D. Woodson, 77-50, in the District of Columbia Interscholastic...

    Bell Upsets Wilson, Makes School History in DCIAA Girls’ City Title Game

    With ten seconds left in overtime, Antanayne Tucker did not expect to be under the basket with the ball in her hands. But there she was, and Bell’s freshman forward delivered under pressure. Tucker...

    Washington’s Roosevelt Defeats Coolidge, Advances to Fourth-Straight DCIAA Title Game

    Roosevelt Roughriders junior forward Deion Haynes scored 21 points with 13 rebounds off the bench to lead his team to a 96-84 victory over the Coolidge Colts in a District of Columbia Interscholastic Athletic...

    Washington’s Coolidge Advances in DCIAA Playoffs with Win Over Anacostia

    With just under three minutes to go in Coolidge’s first round matchup with Anacostia, senior forward Doug Farley scored back-to-back layups to give the Coolidge Colts a critical three-point lead. Farley’s calm but strong...

    Smith’s Buzzer Beater Lifts Woodson over Roosevelt

    H.D. Woodson senior guard Devin Smith waited two years for the moment. The transfer student from Roosevelt High School was more than eager to face his old team, and it was his buzzer-beating shot...

    Wilson Tigers Beat Cardozo Clerks

    The Wilson Tigers used their size and power to defeat the Cardozo Clerks, 56-43, on Feb. 7 in Washington D.C. The game was an even match in the first two quarters. Both teams settled...

    McKinley Tech Earns Victory over Washington’s Dunbar in Girls’ Basketball

    The McKinley Tech Lady Trainers defeated the Dunbar Crimson Tide, 43-34, in Washington D.C. on Jan 28. The Lady Trainers came out strong, playing lockdown defense against a lagging Dunbar team. McKinley was up,...

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