High School Sports
2017 High School Football Preview
Wick Esienberg previews the 2017 football season with key players, games and teams to keep an eye on, as well as his pick for the comeback team to watch.
U.S. Army Impact Player Of The Month Award Growing In Prestige
Two years into its existence, the U.S. Army Impact Player of the Month -- County Sports Zone's monthly statewide award -- is more prestigious than ever.
Arundel Volleyball Sets Sights On State Championship
After losing in the state semifinals last year, the Arundel volleyball team, which returns all but three players, is expected to be among the Baltimore area's best teams this season.
Former Sparrows Point Girls' Soccer Coach Embraces New Challenge With Boys' Team
After helping the Sparrows Point's girls' soccer team win four straight MPSSAA state championships, Joe Lambert will begin a new challenge as head coach of the boys' team.
Bobby Sabelhaus Talks ESPN Documentary On Legendary Dunbar Basketball Teams
For Baltimore native Bobby Sabelhaus, the upcoming ESPN documentary about the legendary Dunbar basketball teams of the early 1980s is "the culmination of a lot of work" and the chance to tell "a special Baltimore story."
PressBox High School Lacrosse Newsletter Vol. 82
In a rematch of the MIAA "A" conference championship, McDonogh got a measure of revenge against Calvert Hall during the 2017 National High School Lacrosse Showcase.
PNC Lacrosse Spotlight: Under Armour All-America Coach Jeremy Sieverts
Former McDonogh and University of Maryland lacrosse standout Jeremy Sieverts talks about coaching in the Under Armour All-America Game, his pro career with the Denver Outlaws and more.
New Recruiting Rules For Division I Lacrosse Impact Local Coaches
A new recruiting rule that prohibits Division I lacrosse coaches from speaking with a prospective student-athlete before Sept. 1 of his or her junior year in high school is impacting local high school and college coaches.
Aaron Urban-Zukerberg Gunning For League Title In First Season As Boys' Latin Coach
New Boys' Latin soccer head coach Aaron Urban-Zukerberg may be new to coaching at the varsity level, but he's been around the sport a long time, and the former Owings Mills High standout has high expectations for the Lakers.
Katie Dustin Named U.S. Army Impact Player Of The Month
Katie Dustin, a catcher for the softball team at Glenelg High School in Howard County, is the U.S. Army Impact Player of the Month.
New Winters Mill AD Jen Gosselin Looks To Build On School's Sports Success
"Athletics is a pillar of the school culture, and it's not just about having winning teams, but your athletes buying into being taught by positive coaches who are standout role models," new Winters Mill athletic director Jen Gosselin said.
Gilman Alum Gavin Sheets Hopes To Follow In Father's Footsteps Into Major Leagues
Gilman alum Gavin Sheets talked with Glenn Clark Radio about the emotion of getting drafted, the influence of his father, former Oriole Larry Sheets, and more.
Loyola Blakefield Baseball Looks To Build On This Season's Improbable Championship Win
Under first-year head coach Michael Kelly, Loyola captured the, program's first MIAA "A" conference championship, and thanks to the changes Kelly implemented in 2017, the Dons have high hopes for future success.
Mount St. Joseph's Jalen Smith Commits To Maryland
Mount St. Joseph's Jalen Smith has committed to play basketball at Maryland, giving the Terps a skilled rebounder and a player with the potential to develop into a prototypical power forward.
Maryland's Gatorade Boys' Soccer Player Of Year Nick Richardson Excels On, Off Field
Archbishop Curley rising senior defender Nick Richardson, who was named the Gatorade Boys' Soccer Player of the Year for Maryland, has committed to play collegiately at Maryland.
Sources: Former Gilman Football Coach Biff Poggi To Become St. Frances Head Coach
Former Gilman football coach Biff Poggi is returning to Baltimore to take over as head coach at St. Frances Academy this coming season, PressBox has learned through multiple sources with knowledge of the situation.
C. Milton Wright Softball Captures Elusive Sixth State Title
The C. Milton Wright softball team captured its first state title since 2006, and the team's defense was a significant reason for its success.
Former John Carroll Baseball Player Josh Hamer Was ‘An Angel Here On Earth'
"He could light up any room that he walked into, and he was such a humble person," Jennifer Hamer said of her son, Josh, a once promising pitcher for John Carroll School who was killed in a car accident.
PressBox High School Lacrosse Newsletter Vol. 81
Todd Karpovich looks ahead to the 2017 Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Game.
Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Game Packed With Local Talent
The rosters have been finalized for the 12th annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Game at Towson University July 1, and several local players are expected to make an impact.