By: Bijan C. Bayne After a remarkable 7-4 season, the Bison are looking to achieve much more in 2018. But since this squad experienced a shocking turnaround in 2017, some players received huge preseason honors. BOXTOROW named junior wide receiver Jequez...
By: Carlo Massimo The Embassy of Serbia’s soccer team won the 2018 DC Embassy World Cup, beating Argentina, 4-1, at the Jelleff Recreation Center in Georgetown.  This was no Saturday pickup match. Sixteen embassies fielded official teams in the tournament this summer. The...
By:  Carlo Massimo Dave Johnson, play-by-play announcer for DC United, gestured at the hard red court behind him at the Petworth Recreation Center. “It’s not just a play space -- it’s also a dream space,” he said. “Maybe a national teamer will...
By: Aman Kidwai Mike London, the head coach of the Howard Bison football team, revived this program in 2017. Now, the team is looking to improve in 2018. The Bison posted a 7-4 record in 2017, a remarkable five-win improvement from...
By: Aidan Kohn-Murphy After Andy Murray finally won his third-round match at 3 a.m. on Friday, he broke down into tears. It was emotional match, and Murray’s year-long comeback has been incredible. Competing in the Citi Open has been challenging for...
By: Orrin Konheim An hour after tennis matches were scheduled to start on Thursday at the Citi Open, a group of security officers crowded in a tented area because of a storm.  The Sloane Stephens upset and the first-ever professional matchup between...
By: Aidan Kohn-Murphy Rain, rain, go away. Come again some other day. It seems as if DC weather took this message to heart. The rain started Monday night around 6:30 p.m. It rained out Stan Wawrinka’s first Citi Open appearance...
Aidan Kohn-Murphy, who is covering the Citi Open for The Current Newspapers, gives you a tour of the grounds at Rock Creek Park. In this video, he shows you where to eat, play, and watch the 50th edition of...
By: Aidan Kohn-Murphy The Citi Open is one of the D.C.’s most beloved sporting events. It’s been a staple of the city since 1969, and the 50th edition of this historic tournament will take place at the Rock Creek Park...
The D.C. Fencers Club recently saluted Amanda Sirico (Bowie, MD) and Isaac Shelanski (Washington, D.C.), who both earned individual bronze medals at the 2018 National Collegiate Men’s and Women’s Fencing Championships. The championships were held at Pennsylvania State University on...

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