Two years ago, Gonzaga’s then-underclassmen found themselves on the diamond at Nationals Park vying for the D.C. State Athletic Association championship. They were trying to hold down the fort while filling in for the senior Eagles, who were missing...
When the Friday night lights came on last season, Wilson’s football team knew its offense would put on a show behind quarterback Steven Williams Jr. and wideout Sean Savoy. But the two are now suiting up on Saturdays for...
The Northwest Little League 12U all-stars captured the District Championship on Monday with a 7-6 victory at Fort Lincoln Field. In the title game, Northwest rallied past an all-star team that combined the Mamie Johnson and Satchel Paige leagues. The...
With time running down in the first overtime of the D.C. State Athletic Association girls soccer championship game, St. John’s junior Maliah Morris heard the official countdown — eight, seven … As the official got to six, Morris fired 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...
On May 16, 2016, the Burke girls softball team celebrated winning a Potomac Valley Athletic Conference title. On May 16, 2017, it was a case of deja vu, as the Bengals toppled Oakcrest 5-1 to repeat as PVAC champions. “We played...
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...
By: Bijan Bayne Racial bias, even in its implicit form, impacts all areas of U.S. life, even those in which minority excellence is commonplace. A new study demonstrates this pattern in athletic competition. The research illustrates officiating in women’s college basketball....
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 District of Columbia State Athletic Association recently announced its All-State basketball teams. The teams were selected by voting among the coaches. GIRLS BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Azzi Fudd, St. John's. FIRST TEAM: Nalani Lyde, Sidwell Friends; Tatyana Seymour, Bell; Ellie...

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