High School Sports
After Capturing County Title, Old Mill Eyeing State Championship
"It feels great to be county champs, but it's just one title, and to be honest, it's not the one we want the most," Old Mill boys' basketball senior forward Hollique Johnson said.
Former Dunbar Basketball Player Helps Austin Dillon's Crew Win Daytona 500
Former Dunbar basketball player Derrell Edwards is now a jackman and rear tire carrier for Austin Dillon's No. 3 car team on NASCAR's top circuit, and he helped the crew win the Daytona 500.
Former Georgia High School Coach Nick Bach Ready To Lead Gilman Football
Despite recently coaching at Mountain View High School in Georgia, new Gilman football coach Nick Bach is familiar with the Baltimore area. "I've always kind of had my eye on the Gilman job to be honest with you," Bach said.
Maryland High Schools Host First All-Girls Wrestling Tournament
Maryland high school spots experienced a historic event Feb. 3, when girls from across the state attended a high school wrestling tournament exclusively for girls, the first of its kind in Maryland.
Long Reach's CJ Thompson Gives Friend A Gift They'll Never Forget
Long Reach boys' basketball senior CJ Thompson gave his friend Shanquis, a special education student, a replica WWE NXT championship belt. But what happened next was something neither could have predicted.
Chris Robinson Explains His Decision To Leave McDonogh's Girls' Lacrosse Program
"With everything that's going on in society, rumors abound, and a lot of people just kind of assumed the worse because the timing of things," Former McDonogh girls' lacrosse coach Chris Robinson said of his decision to leave the program. "… But I have seven kids to take care of."
PressBox, Masonic Charities Of Maryland Honor Dulaney High School's Sam Niehaus
Dulaney High School's Sam Niehaus was honored with the PressBox Unsung Hero Award presented by the Masonic Charities of Maryland.
Perry Hall's Anthony Higgs, Laquill Hardnett Forged Friendship Through Basketball
Perry Hall basketball seniors Anthony Higgs and Laquill Hardnett have created a legacy together that few tandems can match at the high school level.
Andrew Chavarria Named U.S. Army Impact Player Of The Month
Tuscarora High School wrestler Andrew Chavarria has been named the U.S. Army Impact Player of the Month.
Winning McDonogh Girls' Lacrosse Coach Chris Robinson Leaves Program
McDonogh School announced the sudden departure of Chris Robinson, the girls' lacrosse coach responsible for a 177-game winning streak and nine championship titles.
Long Reach Girls' Basketball Has Found Winning Formula
The Long Reach girls' basketball team is in the midst of the strongest era in its history. "These last couple years we've broken a lot of records," junior guard Lyric Swann said. "It's been a wonderful journey."
AACS Girls' Basketball Has Come A Long Way Since Last Season
The Annapolis Area Christian School girls' basketball team was 3-10 at this point last year, but they have emerged as one of the top teams in the IAAM "B" conference. "It took a while, but this year I feel like we've come together and finally gotten it," junior guard Reniyah Ross said.
Harford Tech Boys' Basketball Looks To Build On Historic Success
After winning the 2A East Regional title last year, Harford Tech boys' basketball is looking for more success. "I really think we've built a program where we aren't going to be a one-hit wonder," head coach Bill Jones said.
'Means A Whole Lot' For Olympian Thomas Hong To Compete In Korea
For Atholton High School grad Thomas Hong, representing the United States at the 2018 Olympics "means a whole lot," but the 20-year-old is also focused on his education and plans to return to the University of Maryland after the Games.
Three Starting Point Guards A Winning Equation For Manchester Valley Girls' Basketball
Manchester Valley has won the Carroll County championship the past two seasons, and this season appears to be no different, as the Mavericks are off to a 6-0 start.
Loyola Football Leaving MIAA To Compete As Independent
Loyola's football team has decided to temporarily leave the MIAA "A" conference. The Dons have a tremendous tradition in the conference, winning seven league championships, most recently in 2008.
Quiet Demeanor Belies Bel Air Wrestler Brent Lorin's Extraordinary Success
Though you can't tell from his subtle nature, Bel Air wrestler Brent Lorin has won two MPSSAA state championships and is undefeated in high school competition.
Emma Kirts Named U.S. Army Impact Player Of The Month
Emma Kirts, who plays soccer at Towson High School in Baltimore County, is the U.S. Army Impact Player of the Month.
Digital Harbor Boys' Basketball Makes Statement With Win At Patterson
It's hard to find another boys' basketball team that made as big a statement on the opening night of the 2017 winter season as Digital Harbor, but the Rams can't dwell on their strong start, as a tough schedule looms.
Dunbar Football A Win Away From 10th State Title, First Since 2012
The Dunbar football team is hurtling toward the 1A state championship with plenty of momentum on its side, having won 11 straight, but the Poets will face a Fort Hill team seeking its fifth straight state championship.