Maryland all-star cheerleader kicked off team after incident involving hair policy, mom says
ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY, Md. (DC News Now) — A mother said her daughter, an all-star cheerleader, was kicked off the team of which she was a member, ultimately, because of her daughter’s hair. 7-year-old Ryan Brunson loves cheerleading. She was doing it for the past three years and was a member of the Maryland Twisters. […]
Lorton native wheels and deals through the competition
Mada McCabe grew up loving sports. Each one that she felt she had a chance to compete in, she did it despite her disabilities. Now, at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, she competes in women’s basketball in a wheelchair. This is part of a journey that started with one glance in a different direction at the gym.
Highland Springs Faces Off Against Undefeated Freedom in Class 6 Football Championship
• Highland Springs is set to face Freedom (Woodbridge) in the Class 6 championship game at the University of Virginia's Scott Stadium. Freedom has had a strong season, winning 28 consecutive games and averaging nearly 60 points per game.
Join the Fun at the Annual Hoop Shoot Event in Woodbridge
Get ready, basketball enthusiasts! The annual Hoop Shoot event, hosted by Woodbridge Elks Lodge #2355, is set to take place on Sat, Dec 09 from 2pm to 5pm at the Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center, 13025 Chinn Park Drive, Woodbridge, VA 22192. Entry is absolutely free, so there's no excuse to not join in the fun!
“Flood Lights – Navy Yard”
Myself, along with several other residents have been really frustrated with the flood lights that Nats park has recently started to turns on at all hours of the night and day. Despite putting blinds down the lights are so strong that they still come through and are affected sleep. See pic below(and doesn’t even do justice).
Dec. 9 high school basketball roundup
POTOMAC 71, CENTREVILLE 63: Kenny DeGuzman scored 30 points and TJ Bethea 25 as the Panthers (3-0) won at their Kyle Honore Tip-Off Tournament Saturday. PATRIOT 74, STONE BRIDGE 51: Abe Halim and Tey Barbour each scored 11 points for Patriot (2-1) at the Kyle Honore Tip-Off Tournament at Potomac High School.
Dec. 8 high school boys basketball roundup: Tavarres Riley, Shamar Sisco combine for 66 points for unbeaten Freedom
FREEDOM-WOODBRIDGE 89, CESAR CHAVEZ 65: Tavarres Riley recorded 11 3-pointers to finish with 36 points as the Eagles improved to 4-0 Friday. Shamar Sisco added 30 points, including going 14 of 18 from the free-throw line. MJ Harris had 14. BATTLEFIELD 66, FOREST PARK 62: Aiden Mobley converted four 3-pointers...
Freedom-Woodbridge's Walter Hughes keeps the peace when the pressure rises
Darryl Overton wanted answers. And he knew exactly who to get them from. During his Freedom team’s first two offensive series against Madison in last Saturday’s state semifinals, the Warhawks had broken through the offensive line. And that meant only one thing: Someone upfront wasn’t doing his job.
Fairfax Sports Card Pokémon Collectibles Show: A Must-Attend Event for Card Collectors and Sports Fans
Mark your calendars, sports and Pokémon enthusiasts! The Fairfax Sports Card Pokémon Collectibles Show is coming to town on Saturday, Dec 09, from 9am to 3pm. This is a must-attend event for all card collectors and sports fans. And the best part? Admission is absolutely free!
Commanders to move business operations to University of Maryland
It’s not the end of the season yet, but the Washington Commanders are already making changes. On Friday, Washington announced a big change — and no, this doesn’t impact the on-field product. The Commanders are moving their business operations from FedEx Field to the University of Maryland.
Army vs. Navy Football Rivalry Game: Broadcast Information and Start Time
• The Army-Navy football game in 2023 will be played in Foxborough, Massachusetts, marking the first time in the rivalry's history that the game will be held there. • Both teams have a record of 5-6, and a win for Army would secure them the Commander-in-Chief’s trophy for the first time since 2020.
Virginia High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Live Streams in Fairfax County Today - December 9
If your plans today include watching the local high school basketball games in Fairfax County, Virginia, then there is some important info for you to know. Find out how to watch or stream today's high-school action in the article below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network!...
McLean, Marshall wrestlers place at annual NOVA Classic
The Marshall Statesmen, with one individual champion, placed sixth and the McLean Highlanders eighth at the recent NOVA Classic wrestling competition at Fairfax High School. Marshall’s champion was Ben Levy at 120 pounds. He was 5-0 with four pins, the first three in the first period and the other early in the second in the semifinals. He won by major decision, 13-5, in the championship match.
Freedom-Woodbridge's Aaron Duncan brings his ‘A-Plus’ game
Aaron Duncan knew it was time. No more holding back. No more inconsistent play. The realization was clear. During Freedom’s region semifinal win over Colonial Forge, Duncan told assistant coach Krys Davis no one could block him. Class 6 state football final. Who: Highland Springs (13-1) vs. Freedom-Woodbridge (13-0)
Nate Murphy steps down as Hylton's head football coach
Nate Murphy has resigned as Hylton's head football coach. Murphy informed his players of the decision Wednesday night at their team banquet. Murphy led the Bulldogs for four seasons. He went 10-27 in that time. Hylton was 4-3 in his first season followed by records of 3-7, 0-10 and 3-7....
12 Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks Around DC
Lace up your skates to glide around the curvy ice rink in Navy Yard. Tickets range from $13 to $15 for adults, and $10 to $12 for children, military, students, and seniors. Skate rentals are $6. 6000 Merriweather Dr., Columbia. Glow sticks and a DJ turn this ice rink in...
Langley grad still gaining big yardage as college runningback
His college rushing totals aren’t as impressive as lofty gains during a standout high-school football career for the Langley Saxons, but Tre Vasiliadis has still been a productive runningback at the next level, nonetheless. The 5-foot-11, 195-pound senior was the leading rusher in 2023 for the Division III Carnegie...
Bruins football captures region, loses in state semi-finals
The Lake Braddock Bruins knocked off the Fairfax Lions, 39-20, capturing the Occoquan Regional title on Nov. 25. It’s the first regional title under Coach of the Year Mike Dougherty’s tenure and the first since 2010. It’s a new scenery for the team that hadn’t been to the regional game since 2019 and 2016, when they lost.