By RON HARRIS Errol Spence, Jr. retained his International Boxing Federation welterweight championship with a TKO of Washington, D.C.’s Lamont Peterson on Jan. 20 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Peterson came out for the eighth round, however trainer/mentor/father figure Barry...
The St. John’s College High School football team and girls soccer team were honored on the MaxPreps Tour of Champions for their accomplishments during the 2017 season. District of Columbia Army National Guard Specialist Jermaine Bowens presented head football coach...
In just his first season of varsity basketball, Georgetown Day’s Jordan Rayford is quickly making a name for himself. The freshman continued to make his DC presence known in a home contest with St. Anselm’s Abbey on Jan. 19 by...
by Robert Bettmann At the recently renovated Theodore Roosevelt High School, the Roughriders boys basketball team dismantled the Cardozo High School Clerks, 95-41 on Jan. 5. The game was not as close as the final score indicates, with four minutes remaining...
By Robert Bettmann Led by senior forward Saddiq Bey and junior guard Jason Gibson, the Sidwell Friends boys basketball team posted an impressive 71-53 victory over Bullis Jan. 6 in non-league play. Sidwell had lost four in a row, and the...
By Jack Lynch Even as the face of D.C. high school hockey changes, its home stays the same. Wilson — still finding its way through its inaugural season — took down perennial local favorite DC Stars 6-5 on a snowy...
By Robert Bettmann St. John’s quarterback Kevin Doyle has been named 2017’s Gatorade D.C. football player of the year in recognition of his exceptional season with the Cadets, this year’s Washington Catholic Athletic Conference champions. Doyle threw for 2,204 yards while...
By Robert Bettmann For the St. John’s boys basketball team, Sunday night’s National HoopFest game against IMG Academy of Florida was an opportunity to compete against some of the very best student athletes in the nation. It was also a...
By Jack Lynch The DC Classic basketball tournament, held at Gonzaga’s Carmody Center, drew teams from as far afield as New York and North Carolina — but the host Eagles dominated across the board, winning all three of their games...
Coming off their 11th straight Independent School League championship and fourth consecutive appearance in the D.C. State Athletic Association title game, the Visitation basketball team isn’t rebuilding. Rather, the Cubs are reloaded to make another run at both crowns. “This...

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