After winning five straight rounds, Burke junior Philip Keisler was tied with St. Albans’ Andrew Wu to determine who would be the chess champion of the D.C. State Athletic Association. In the playoff round, Keisler put the pressure on...
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...
Maret, Cathedral win tennis tourney The Maret boys and National Cathedral girls tennis teams captured the D.C. State Athletic Association championships on Friday afternoon at the Southeast Tennis and Learning Center. On the boys side, Maret’s Josh Keitelman won individually and...
St. John’s capitalized on DeMatha mistakes to get on the scoreboard, then showed its championship mettle by burying the Stags 6-1 to complete a sweep of the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference baseball championship series. The Cadets’ victory at the University...
The girls lacrosse teams at Wilson and Field are two of the newer programs in the area — both looking to create a path for more schools to buy into the sport, while simultaneously trying to catch up to...
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....
The Visitation softball team was trailing the top-seeded Flint Hill 6-3 at the top of the fourth inning on Sunday, but seemed poised to close the gap when its last two batters in the order — seniors Cristin George...
With a runner in scoring position and two outs on the board, Visitation freshman pitcher Kiera Dent stepped up to the plate. When she made contact and dropped the ball into play, a moment of panic beset the first-year...
For the last seven years, there had only been one question in the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference’s boys lacrosse scene — which team will lose to Gonzaga in the title game? On Monday night, St. John’s wasn’t going to be...
After Visitation’s dominant 20-9 victory over Stone Ridge on Thursday, Cubs coach Katie McMahon sat the team down for its usual post-game chat and asked her team, “Who scored today?” Ten arms shot up. “That’s how you want it,” said...

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