In 2015, Gonzaga made a run to capture the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference boys basketball championship. After a season of retooling, the Eagles feel poised to have another go. “Our goal is to win the championship first and foremost,” said...
When Katie McMahon took over as Visitation’s girls lacrosse coach over the winter, she inherited a talented team. But the Cubs needed a new direction after a 2016 season that proved disappointing despite sending eight players to play at...
Since 2010, Gonzaga’s lacrosse team has run roughshod over both local and national competition while capturing seven straight Washington Catholic Athletic Conference crowns and establishing itself as one of the best teams in the country. But after graduating 17 players...
The last time Marta Sniezek and Caira Washington were on a basketball court together, they were suiting up for the National Cathedral and Georgetown Day girls basketball teams, respectively. On Dec. 21, they once again faced off in the District....
Coming into the 2017 season, St. Albans baseball coach R.J. Johnsen is confident that the defending D.C. State Athletic Association champions can have another stellar year. The skipper’s bravado centers around the Bulldogs’ pitching, which is led by Andrew Keane...
In 2016, St. John’s lost a girls lacrosse showdown to Elizabeth Seton in overtime — a game the Cadets felt they let slip away. On Friday afternoon, they avenged that loss, thrashing the Roadrunners 17-6. The victory was also...
After capturing the Potomac Valley Athletic Conference softball title last spring, Burke comes into this season with a target on its back. It’s a position that would cause most teams to feel pressure. But Bengals coach Scott Reynolds has established...
On Thursday night, Lindsay Allen got the call so many girls wish for when they grow up playing basketball — she was selected in the WNBA draft. Allen, who graduated from St. John’s in 2013 and just wrapped up a...
Before Wilson’s Ultimate Frisbee team took the field for the D.C. State Athletic Association tournament on Sunday, Tigers coach Dave Ohls glanced at his team’s photo from 2015. “We were just looking at our picture from the first time we...
When the NCAA men’s and women’s basketball bracket was released last week, 13 former Northwest high school hoops stars were in the running. But with the tournaments whittled down to just eight teams — four men’s and four women’s...

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