Best Virginia set to face College Park Boys in July
West Virginia University’s men’s basketball alumni team, Best Virginia, is set to face the Maryland alumni team as part of the Alumni Basketball League (ABL) this summer. The ABL a league exclusively for college basketball alumni. The game serves in place of the exhibition contest that Best Virginia normally plays ahead of The Basketball Tournament […]
Savacool and Lorusso shine as Maryland baseball takes down Northeastern, 7-2, in regional opener
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — After being dealt a difficult draw in the Winston-Salem Regional, Maryland baseball did not let any of the outside noise affect its momentum after winning the Big Ten Tournament. The Terps opened up the NCAA Tournament with a rematch against Northeastern, who served Maryland an ugly...
South Carolina, SEC school officials to visit Washington, D.C., in NIL lobbying effort
The South Carolina contingent is expected to be joined by representatives from all 14 SEC schools, including athletic directors, basketball and football coaches.
Truck Touch, EV Vehicle Races Saturday at RFK Stadium
The District of Columbia Citywide “Truck Touch” will be held Saturday, June 3, 2023, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at RFK Stadium, Lot 8. The event will feature a variety of free activities for kids and adults. A host of DC government agencies will present and demonstrate nearly 30 vehicles used to clean and repair streets, change traffic lights, collect refuse, clear snow, provide emergency services, administer mobile health care, and more.
Wrapping Up an Undefeated Football Season
As the 2022-2023 flag football season comes to a close, here’s a recap of a few special moments between the girls and their opponents. A few were asked to give their opinions and thoughts on the season and state anything they took away from the season. Here’s what sophomore...
Lorusso reaches 100 RBIs, No. 19 Maryland beats Northeastern 7-2
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Nick Lorusso became the first Division I player since 2003 to reach 100 RBIs in a season and No. 19 Maryland beat Northeastern 7-2 on Friday in the opener of the Winston-Salem Regional. The Big Ten champion Terps (42-19) equaled their second-most victories in a season, tying the 2015 squad. Maryland will play in the winner’s bracket on Saturday. Northeastern (44-15) faces elimination. Lorusso went 3 for 4 with a homer, triple, and single with two runs scored and two RBIs. His first-inning homer was his 24th of the season to tie Maryland’s home-run record. Lorusso also set the Maryland single-season record for total bases with 191. Lorusso scored the go-ahead run after his triple, coming home on a sacrifice fly by Ian Petrutz in the fourth after Northeastern tied it at 2-all. Petrutz and Eddie Hacopian each finished with two RBIs.
College baseball roundup: Maryland wins NCAA regional opener; Johns Hopkins advances in College World Series
Here’s roundup of local college baseball action on Friday, June 2: This story will be updated. Division I Maryland 7, Northeastern 2: Nick Lorusso became the first Division I player in 20 years to record 100 RBIs in a single season in leading the Terps (42-19) over the Huskies (44-15) in the opener of an NCAA Tournament Regional at David F. Couch Ballpark in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The ...
Georgetown baseball accumulating postseason honors
WASHINGTON (DC News Now) — The Georgetown baseball team is getting plenty of love after back-to-back 30-win seasons. Head coach Edwin Thompson will represent Team USA for what he believes is his third time, as USA baseball named Thompson the head coach for the 16U/17U national development team later this summer. Thompson will have the […]
Demons Softball Splits Doubleheader With Knoxville
The Washington Demon softball team earned a doubleheader split against the Knoxville Panthers last night. While Knoxville took the first game 3-0, the Demons rebounded to win the nightcap 4-2. Game one was a pitchers’ duel between Washington’s Bella Salazar and Knoxville’s Ashlyn Finarty. Salazar threw a complete game with five hits and five strikeouts, but Finarty’s two-hit shutout led the Panthers to victory. Knoxville scored twice in the second inning and once in the third, which proved enough offense.
MM 6.1: Times & TV info released for select Maryland football games
The Big Ten released TV info and times for select Maryland football games on Wednesday. Maryland’s first matchup of the season, a Sep. 2 contest against Towson, will be shown on Big Ten Network at 3:30 p.m. The following weekend, the Terps will face Charlotte at 7:30 p.m. on...
ERHS Girls Lacrosse Team Becomes County and Regional Champions Again
The ERHS girls lacrosse team remained undefeated throughout the 2023 season. The star-studded team won the Prince George’s County championships and the 4A regional championships this year. The team ended with an overall record of 13-2 this season, winning a majority of their games with a 10-point lead. Their record has only improved since last season, as they fell only one game short of the county championship title.
Washington defeats Utah in opening-round game of Women's College World Series
Washington defeated Utah 4-1 on Friday afternoon in the opening round of the Women’s College World Series. Utah took an early lead in the 2nd inning of this game, but Washington quickly responded in the bottom half of the frame. The Huskies scored 2 in the 2nd, 1 in the 4th and 1 in the 6th en route to their convincing victory.
Women’s tennis upgrade: DC’s Citi Open merges with Silicon Valley Classic
Summer pro tennis in D.C.’s Rock Creek Park will have will have a little more meaning starting this year. The Citi Open will combine with the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic from San Jose, California, to create the Mubadala City DC Open beginning in 2023. According to a news release, combining both events elevates D.C.’s women’s tennis tournament into WTA 500 level, meaning higher-level players would be able attend to play with a higher cash prize at stake.
Maryland baseball preview: Winston-Salem regional
Maryland baseball was named the No. 2 seed in the Winston-Salem Regional regional on Monday. It’ll compete against No. 1 overall seed Wake Forest, No. 3-seed Northeastern and No. 4-seed George Mason. The Terps are coming off a 41-win season in which they captured both the Big Ten regular-season...
Woodson Girl’s varsity lacrosse captures regional championship, heading to state tournament
Woodson Girl’s lacrosse found an answer to head to the state tournament by defeating Robinson 9-4 to become your Occoquan Region Champions on May. 26. A statement wasn’t made in particular, but a game plan that worked in favor of Woodson. “I don’t know if a statement was...
MedStar Health teams up with athletes to boost CPR knowledge
WASHINGTON (7News) — MedStar Health is teaming up with the Capitals, Mystics, Wizards and Georgetown Women’s Soccer to help boost community-based medical intervention during National CPR and AED Awareness Week. The community relies on our medical first responders when emergencies happen. Every year more than 250,000 Americans go...
Montgomery County seeks to convert tennis courts to regional pickleball hub
SILVER SPRING, Md. - Montgomery County is seeking public input on plans to convert tennis courts to six dedicated pickleball courts in Silver Spring. The plans proposed by Montgomery Parks would create a regional pickleball hub to address increasing demand in the area. The hub would be at East Norbeck...
Maryland named finalist for 4-star point guard, top target
Maryland is 1 of 4 teams still involved with 2024 point guard Daquan Davis. The 4-star guard announced his finalists on Wednesday morning. He’s still considering Maryland, Notre Dame, Mississippi State and Providence. He also set a commitment date of June 25:. Davis has become a top target for...
Maryland football announces more game times, TV details for 2023 schedule
A day after Maryland football's second primetime game of the season was announced, there was more scheduling news. Maryland announced game times and some TV information for half of its 2023 schedule on Wednesday. The Big Ten opener at Michigan State on Sept. 22 will kick off at 3:30 p.m....
South Laurel held scoreless in first round of KHSAA State Softball tournament
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WYMT) - After winning region 13 and punching their ticket to Lexington, the South Laurel Cardinals met with the Daviess County Panthers in round one of the Clark’s Pump and Shop State Softball tournament. Fielding errors and struggles from the plate led to the Cardinals getting shutout...
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