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Northwest boys, Clarksburg girls win 4A West Regional Meet

NW hurdler smashes county record In the Maryland 4A track regionals, the top finishers in the boys 200m Raynard Bell (lane 4) - 22.27 & Enoch Owumi (lane 3) 22.49 from Kennedy HS. PHOTO BY JACQUI SOUTH The Northwest boys and Clarksburg girls won the 4A West Regional Outdoor Track…
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Corner Kick: Spirit stays on top of division with latest draw

Spirit defender Megan Oyster looks for a better angle on the ball while Thorns forward Nadia Nadim takes to the air to stop a Spirit pass. PHOTO BY DAVID WOLFE BOYDS – National Women’s Soccer League leaders Washington Spirit battled Portland Thorns FC to a 0-0 draw in front a…
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Spirit remains one of area's best sports teams

The Washington Spirit, the National Women’s Soccer League’s top ranked team, is a local team whose home field is Maureen Hendricks Field in Boyds, MD, but too many people in Montgomery County have no idea they exist. Ask almost anyone on the street if they have heard of the Redskins…
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Top-ranked Spirit knows the value of teamwork

The Washington Spirit's keeper Stephanie Labbe reels in the ball with support from Megan Oyster, Shelina Zadorsky, Tori Huster and Alyssa Kleiner. PHOTO BY DAVID WOLFE GERMANTOWN — Members and the head coach of the professional women’s soccer team the Washington Spirit say teamwork and dedication to their sport foster…
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Spirit shuts out Dash to remain undefeated

Washington Spirit midfielder Joanna Lohman drives the ball downfield trailed by Tori Huster and Megan Oyster. PHOTO BY DAVID WOLFE BOYDS – The rain cleared out and the wind roared in as over 3500 soccer fans packed the Maryland Soccerplex Saturday to cheer on the Washington Spirit against the Houston…
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St. Andrew's Episcopal School forward pledges to play at Louisiana Tech

One of Montgomery County’s top student-athletes in the Class of 2017 has made a pledge to play Division I college basketball. Anthony Duruji, a 6-foot-7 junior wing forward at Potomac’s St. Andrew’s Episcopal School, on Monday verbally committed to play college basketball at Louisiana Tech University according to Lions’ head…
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Blair girls win a seesaw playoff battle against B-CC

Blair celebrates as they win against B-CC in the opening rounds of the Maryland 4A Softball Championship series. PHOTO BY JACQUI SOUTH SILVER SPRING – Monday’s varsity softball playoff game between Blair and Bethesda – Chevy Chase had all the qualities of a game in a sports movie: multiple lead…
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Phillips rises above the crossbar once again

Lincoln "Tiger" Phillips is a local legend. PHOTO BY MARK POETKER KENSINGTON – Maryland resident Lincoln “Tiger” Phillips is known in soccer circles as the man who guided Howard University to a pair of NCAA championships in the early 1970’s. In Phillips’ autobiography entitled “Rising Above and Beyond the Crossbar,”…
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Rob Montgomery Commits to SFC

A former Montgomery County Public Schools boys basketball standout has committed to play Division I college basketball. Robert Montgomery, a 6-foot-7 forward who spent this past season at Baltimore’s Mount Zion Prep, has pledged to St. Francis College in Brooklyn. “After a long and thoughtful process, I am extremely excited…
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