Recruiting Insider: Football


Posted at 10:26 PM ET, 04/12/2014

Quince Orchard DL Adam McLean commits to Penn State

After piling up offers over the past year, McLean becomes latest area star to pledge to Nittany Lions.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:26 PM ET, 04/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Quince Orchard

Posted at 10:27 AM ET, 04/11/2014

Former H.D. Woodson RB Gregory Bryan sets sights on Toledo

After a year of prep school, former Warriors star ready to make difference at Toledo.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:27 AM ET, 04/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 04/07/2014

Ballou OL Levon Livingston commits to Kentucky

Second team All-Met Levon Livingston hopes to be future ‘cornerstone’ for Wildcats.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:00 AM ET, 04/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 03/31/2014

After decommiting from Virginia Tech, McNamara DB Ashton White eyes visits to Ohio State, Kentucky

FOOTBALL | In the last three months, McNamara DB Ashton White has transferred schools and decommitted from Virginia Tech as he looks to set up his future.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:15 AM ET, 03/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football

Posted at 04:17 PM ET, 03/26/2014

Paint Branch WR Javonn Curry signs with James Madison

After a long recruiting process, All-Met wide receiver Javonn Curry finds late landing spot at James Madison.

By Roman Stubbs  |  04:17 PM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college football recruiting, Paint Branch

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 01/30/2014

Former Briar Woods RB Cory Colder takes prep school route to East Tennessee State

Former Briar Woods standout running back Cory Colder uses a stint at prep school to land at East Tennessee State.

By Tariq Lee  |  09:23 AM ET, 01/30/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, Football, football recruiting

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 01/28/2014

Suitland DB Nick Nelson talks Hawaii visit

Suitland DB Nick Nelson enjoyed his visit to the University of Hawaii and says he plans to play there next season.

By Chelsea Janes  |  11:39 AM ET, 01/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hawaii football, Nick Nelson

Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 01/28/2014

Briar Woods WR Melvin Holland Jr. commits to Minnesota for ‘family feeling’

After a rapid rise up college recruiting rankings, Briar Woods standout senior wide receiver Melvin Holland Jr. commits to Minnesota.

By Tariq Lee  |  10:25 AM ET, 01/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, Football

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 01/28/2014

Gonzaga’s Miles Taylor, Carroll’s Cory Jones flip football commitments

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Gonzaga DB Miles Taylor switches his commitment from Georgia Tech to Iowa while Carroll DL Cory Jones flips from Toledo to U-Va. in the busy lead up to National Signing Day.

By Brandon Parker  |  08:46 AM ET, 01/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Carroll, Football, Gonzaga, Letters of Interest

Posted at 04:55 PM ET, 01/27/2014

Stone Bridge fullback Sean Tracy commits to Fairmont State

After receiving limited Division I interest as a fullback, Stone Bridge’s Sean Tracy orally commits to Division II Fairmont State.

By Tariq Lee  |  04:55 PM ET, 01/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Stone Bridge

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 01/24/2014

Quince Orchard DL Adam McLean narrows list

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Quince Orchard junior DL Adam McLean shortens list to Michigan State, Pitt, Nebraska, Ohio State and Ole Miss.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:45 AM ET, 01/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest, Quince Orchard

Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 01/23/2014

Paint Branch QB Gaston Cooper lines up visits

After putting up video-game numbers in 2013, Paint Branch senior quarterback Gaston Cooper is still searching for college football home.

By Roman Stubbs  |  02:07 PM ET, 01/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  football recruiting, Gaston Cooper, Paint Branch

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 01/22/2014

Friendly DB Alameen Murphy sticks by commitment Stanford

Despite defensive coordinator Derek Mason’s departure to Vanderbilt, Friendly DB Alameen Murphy remains committed to the Cardinal.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:00 AM ET, 01/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendly, Letters of Interest

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 01/21/2014

McNamara’s Damian Prince reflects on South Carolina official visit

LETTERS OF INTEREST | As National Signing Day nears, MacNamara senior All-Met lineman Damian Prince has had Penn State, Auburn, others enter the picture.

By Brandon Parker  |  08:58 AM ET, 01/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest, McNamara

Posted at 05:17 PM ET, 01/20/2014

Briar Woods QB Trace McSorley switches commitment to Penn State

All-Met Briar Woods quarterback Trace McSorley de-commits from Vanderbilt to follow former Commodores Coach James Franklin to Penn State.

By Tariq Lee  |  05:17 PM ET, 01/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, Football

Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 01/17/2014

Quince Orchard DB Elliott Davis commits to N.C. State

After being recruited at multiple positions, Quince Orchard two-sway standout Elliott Davis chooses to play cornerback for the Wolfpack.

By Roman Stubbs  |  12:42 PM ET, 01/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Quince Orchard

Posted at 10:20 AM ET, 01/17/2014

Friendship DB Dae Juan Funderburk set to choose between West Virginia, Miami

DB Dae Juan Funderburk will become third Friendship defensive back to commit in the past month.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:20 AM ET, 01/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate, Letters of Interest

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 01/16/2014

North Point RB Marquel Dickerson ‘proud to represent Southern Maryland’ at Buffalo

North Point RB Marquel Dickerson is committed to Buffalo, where he could become the first former Eagle to make an impact on a Football Bowl Subdivision team.

By Jacqueline Kantor  |  10:50 AM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Marquel Dickerson, North Point

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 01/16/2014

Briar Woods QB Trace McSorley left in limbo with Vanderbilt coaching vacancy

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Briar Woods quarterback Trace McSorley is playing the waiting game with the Vanderbilt head coaching vacancy.

By Tariq Lee  |  08:58 AM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 01/15/2014

Potomac DT Keiron Howard using on-court work to improve football skill set

Wolverines’ defensive lineman Keiron Howard is using basketball to improve his potential on the football field.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:25 AM ET, 01/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Keiron Howard, Potomac basketball, Potomac football

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 01/14/2014

Nick Scott, Marcus Allen on board with new Penn State Coach James Franklin

Fairfax All-Met running back Nick Scott and Wise standout defensive back Marcus Allen are excited to play for former Vanderbilt Coach James Franklin in Happy Valley.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:13 AM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fairfax, Football, Wise

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 01/10/2014

Episcopal WR Blake Barefoot headed to Georgetown

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Playmaking Episcopal wide receiver Blake Barefoot is headed to Georgetown.

By Chelsea Janes  |  10:12 AM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Episcopal, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 01/09/2014

Report: Former DeMatha All-Met Cyrus Kouandjio to enter NFL Draft

Alabama offensive tackle and former DeMatha All-Met Cyrus Kouandjio will forgo his senior season to pursue a pro career, according to an ESPN report.

By Brandon Parker  |  03:34 PM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football

Posted at 02:16 PM ET, 01/09/2014

Jalen Tabor to Florida: Friendship Collegiate DB flips commitment from Arizona

A week after pledging to Arizona, Friendship Collegiate DB Jalen Tabor pulls another surprise by switching his commitment to Florida on Thursday.

By Roman Stubbs  |  02:16 PM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate Academy

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 01/09/2014

Dominion LB Chad Smith named to first-team defense at U.S. Army Combine

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Dominion LB Chad Smith displayed his skills at the U.S. Army National Combine, earning first-team all-defense recognition.

By Tariq Lee  |  09:25 AM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dominion, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 01/08/2014

Briar Woods OL Jared Coker switches commitment from Bowling Green to Richmond

FOOTBALL | Briar Woods lineman Jared Coker stays closer to home by switching his commitment from Bowling Green to Richmond.

By Tariq Lee  |  10:44 AM ET, 01/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, Football

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 01/07/2014

Former Suitland All-Met NaVorro Bowman goes sleeveless in Green Bay

Former 2004 First-Team All-Met NaVorro Bowman goes sleeveless while helping the 49ers earn a wild-card victory.

By Chelsea Janes  |  10:12 AM ET, 01/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NaVorro Bowman, San Francisco 49ers, Suitland football

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 01/03/2014

Caleb Henderson among local standouts at Army All-American Bowl

Lake Braddock QB Caleb Henderson will join forces with Good Counsel’s Jesse Aniebonam and Annapolis Area Christian’s Demetrius Johnson on East team.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:28 AM ET, 01/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Annapolis Area Christian, Football, Good Counsel, Lake Braddock

Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 01/02/2014

Friendship Collegiate DB Jalen Tabor commits to Arizona

After months of suspense, Friendship Collegiate All-Met defensive back Jalen Tabor chooses Arizona over Alabama.

By Roman Stubbs  |  06:04 PM ET, 01/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate Academy

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 01/02/2014

Friendship Collegiate DB Jalen Tabor set to make college decision

Friendship Collegiate senior defensive back Jalen Tabor is expected to choose between Alabama and Arizona during Thursday’s Under Armour All-America Game.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:30 AM ET, 01/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate

Posted at 03:46 PM ET, 12/31/2013

DeMatha QB John Lovett, St. John’s DB Denzel Dykes make their college choicess

DeMatha senior QB John Lovett commits to Princeton; St. John’s DB Denze Dykes chooses William & Mary.

By Brandon Parker  |  03:46 PM ET, 12/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football, St. John's

Posted at 12:28 PM ET, 12/31/2013

Kevin Hogan, former Gonzaga star, leads Stanford to Rose Bowl

Former Gonzaga quarterback Kevin Hogan will lead Stanford in its second-straight Rose Bowl Wednesday

By Chelsea Janes  |  12:28 PM ET, 12/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Gonzaga

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 12/31/2013

Da’Shawn Hand, Jalen Tabor among local stars at Under Armour All-America Game

Da’Shawn Hand, Jalen Tabor, Damian Prince, Sam Mustipher and Will Ulmer are in Florida for Thursday’s Under Armour All-America game.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:10 AM ET, 12/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate, Good Counsel, McNamara, St. John's, Woodbridge

Posted at 05:10 PM ET, 12/30/2013

AllMetSports 2013 year in review

It was another tremendous year for high school sports in D.C., Maryland and Virginia. Here’s a look at some of our most memorable stories from the past year.

By Matt Brooks  |  05:10 PM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Basketball, Football, Lacrosse, Soccer, Track & Field

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 12/30/2013

McNamara’s Jordan Crockett earns Crab Bowl MVP, Albany offer

A week after receiving his first offer from Albany, second-team All-Met wide receiver Jordan Crockett scored twice to lead Washington team to a Crab Bowl win.

By Brandon Parker  |  03:50 PM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, McNamara

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 12/27/2013

Chesapeake Bowl serves as final high school football experience for area’s best

Fourth annual senior bowl game features 18 area football standouts and top talents from the East Coast.

By Tariq Lee  |  01:03 PM ET, 12/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, DeMatha, Football, Friendly, Gonzaga, Letters of Interest, O'Connell, Patriot

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 12/24/2013

Former DeMatha, Potomac, Forestville football stars give back

Local football standouts give back, bringing gifts and smiles to local children.

By Chelsea Janes  |  10:45 AM ET, 12/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football, Forestville, Letters of Interest, Potomac (Md.)

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 12/20/2013

Briar Woods WR Melvin Holland Jr. adds recruiting interest after standout postseason

Recruting interest has picked up considerably for Briar Woods standout wide receiver Melvin Holland Jr. after a highlight-filled postseason.

By Tariq Lee  |  02:15 PM ET, 12/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, Football

Posted at 10:10 AM ET, 12/20/2013

For area athletes, Maryland Crab Bowl more than exhibition game

Washington area football stars prepare for this weekend’s sixth annual in Maryland Crab Bowl, with many players still looking for college exposure.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:10 AM ET, 12/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Crab Bowl, Football, Gaithersburg, Letters of Interest, Meade, Potomac (Md.), Quince Orchard, Sherwood, Wise

Posted at 05:18 PM ET, 12/19/2013

Connor Frazier among locals propelling Towson to FCS semifinals

Local stars, like former Damascus All-Met Connor Frazier, have led the Tigers to their best season ever, and a spot in this weekend’s FCS semifinals.

By Chelsea Janes  |  05:18 PM ET, 12/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Damascus, DuVal, Football, Northwest, Northwestern, Sherwood

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 12/19/2013

Yorktown DB M.J. Stewart to enroll early at North Carolina

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Two-time All-Met running back M.J. Stewart will enroll early at the University of North Carolina to begin his role as a defensive back for the Tar Heels.

By Tariq Lee  |  09:23 AM ET, 12/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest, Yorktown

Posted at 06:20 PM ET, 12/18/2013

Centreville LB Chad Wiggins chooses Richmond football

Centreville senior All-Met linebacker Chad Wiggins adds another accolade to a season that culminated in a Virginia state championship.

By Brandon Parker  |  06:20 PM ET, 12/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Centreville, Football

Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 12/18/2013

Flint Hill TE Cole Herdman commits to Purdue

MAC champion Flint Hill’s senior tight end Cole Herdman committed to the Boilermakers this weekend.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:11 AM ET, 12/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Flint Hill, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 12/17/2013

Chantilly’s Raeshawn Smith commits to William & Mary football

Versatile second-team All-Met Chargers DB/WR Raeshawn Smith chooses William & Mary following an official visit last week.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:24 AM ET, 12/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chantilly, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 09:09 AM ET, 12/16/2013

Ballou’s Levon Livingston, Delonte Moore invited to U.S. Army National Combine

After productive seasons, Ballou star underclassmen Levon Livingston and Delonte Moore are ready to take the next step at the prestigious U.S. Army National Combine.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:09 AM ET, 12/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ballou, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 08:25 PM ET, 12/13/2013

Friendship Collegiate DB Ashton White commits to Virginia Tech

Talented Friendship Collegiate junior cornerback Ashton White choses the Hokies over offers from Ohio State and Maryland.

By Roman Stubbs  |  08:25 PM ET, 12/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate

Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 12/13/2013

DeMatha offensive lineman Brock Ruble chooses Florida State

Six-foot-nine, 300-pound senior Brock Ruble picked the Seminoles over Maryland and N.C. State in a busy week for Stags commitments.

By Brandon Parker  |  04:06 PM ET, 12/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football

Posted at 02:41 PM ET, 12/13/2013

DeMatha LB Spencer Kleinreichert commits to William & Mary

DeMatha senior Spencer Kleinreichert, commits to William & Mary, becoming the the second Stag linebacker to pledge to a Division I school this week.

By Brandon Parker  |  02:41 PM ET, 12/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football

Posted at 11:08 AM ET, 12/13/2013

Checking in on the 2012 All-Met football teams

Recruiting Insider checked in on last year’s All-Met picks to see how things went in their first college seasons.

By Chelsea Janes  |  11:08 AM ET, 12/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  All-Met, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 08:29 AM ET, 12/11/2013

Former DuVal lineman Eric Pike leading Towson to best season ever

Letters of Interest | Former DuVal standout lineman Eric Pike was named an FCS all-America while leading Towson to its best season ever.

By Chelsea Janes  |  08:29 AM ET, 12/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DuVal, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 12/10/2013

DeMatha linebacker Ja’Whaun Bentley commits to Purdue

All-Met senior Ja’Whaun Bentley (33) orally committed to the Boilermakers during a weekend visit, becoming the fifth Stags senior to pledge to a Football Bowl Subdivision school.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:13 AM ET, 12/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 12/09/2013

Quince Orchard DB Kyle Gregory commits to Monmouth; RB Kevin Joppy picks up first offer

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Quince Orchard DB Kyle Gregory follows in the footsteps of several former teammates by committing to Monmouth, while RB Kevin Joppy is “shocked” by Toledo offer.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:31 AM ET, 12/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest, Quince Orchard

Posted at 04:43 PM ET, 12/02/2013

What was the top play of the high school football season?

VOTE | View the top plays of the 2013 area high school football season and vote for the play you think should be the top play of the year.

By Matt Brooks  |  04:43 PM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Top Plays

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 12/02/2013

Friendship Collegiate OL Richard Merritt gaining heavy interest

Hoping to be next in the long line of great Friendship Collegiate linemen, sophomore Richard Merritt is quickly improving his recruiting stock.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:14 AM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 11/26/2013

Carroll senior DL Cory Jones piles up college offers in first season of football

LETTERS OF INTEREST | After playing basketball for three years, Carroll defensive end Cory Jones racks up 26 sacks and offers from Virginia, Toledo and Wake Forest.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:05 AM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Carroll, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 08:49 AM ET, 11/25/2013

Paint Branch OL Chris Young picking up college attention

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Paint Branch three-year starting center Chris Young is weighing his college football options.

By Roman Stubbs  |  08:49 AM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Paint Branch

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 11/21/2013

Committed Q&A: Stone Bridge OL Nate Davis discusses playoffs, UNC-Charlotte commitment

COMMITTED Q&A | Stone Bridge OL Nate Davis discusses Friday’s playoff matchup with Broad Run and his commitment to upstart UNC-Charlotte.

By Tariq Lee  |  09:20 AM ET, 11/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Committed Q&A, Football, Letters of Interest, Stone Bridge

Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 11/20/2013

O’Connell LB Santoni Graham commits to Toledo football

Senior linebacker Santoni Graham emerged as college prospect for the Knights with strong tackling ability and work ethic during his senior year.

By Brandon Parker  |  01:42 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, O'Connell

Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 11/20/2013

Bullis DE Jonathan Holland talks offers, IAC titles

Bullis defensive end Jonathan Holland’s recruiting exploding this season, and now he’s doing his research before making his choice.

By Chelsea Janes  |  11:36 AM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bullis, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 11/19/2013

Paint Branch QB Gaston Cooper piles up numbers as Panthers get set for Perry Hall

With his latest win over Sherwood, Paint Branch quarterback Gaston Cooper has now accounted for over 3,000 yards of total offense and 54 touchdowns on the season.

By Roman Stubbs  |  12:40 PM ET, 11/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Paint Branch

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 11/19/2013

Florida State makes an impression upon McNamara OL Damian Prince during visit

LETTERS OF INTEREST | A trip to Tallahassee last weekend marked the second official visit for McNamara senior offensive lineman Damian Prince, and he liked what he saw.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:52 AM ET, 11/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest, McNamara

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 11/14/2013

Woodbridge DE Da’Shawn Hand commits to Alabama

Woodbridge defensive end Da’Shawn Hand, considered the nation’s top-ranked recruit, picks Alabama over Michigan and Florida in a Thursday ceremony.

By Brandon Parker  |  12:50 PM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Woodbridge

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 11/14/2013

Melvin Holland Jr.’s durability key to another Briar Woods title run

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Melvin Holland Jr. has been the epitome of durability as Briar Woods begins its hunt for a fourth straight state championship.

By Tariq Lee  |  09:31 AM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 11/12/2013

Live video: Da’Shawn Hand’s college announcement

Woodbridge defensive end Da’Shawn Hand will make his college decision public at a pep rally at the high school on Thursday, his 18th birthday. The decision will be streamed live on PostSports.com.

By Washington Post Staff  |  11:29 AM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  da'shawn hand, First and 17, Football, Woodbridge

Posted at 09:07 AM ET, 11/12/2013

Centreville’s Charles Tutt has Wildcats in charge as playoffs begin

Centreville junior wide receiver/defensive back Charles Tutt makes his impact felt in all phases of the game.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:07 AM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Centreville, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 11/08/2013

Wilson DE Kareem McDonald gets healthy, eyes first offer

With three sacks last week against Anacostia, Wilson DE Kareem McDonald looks to keep rolling against Dunbar.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:12 AM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest, Wilson

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 11/07/2013

RB Tyler West powers Langley toward playoffs

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Langley junior running back Tyler West leads area underclassmen in rushing and has the Saxons aiming for a deep playoff run.

By Tariq Lee  |  10:58 AM ET, 11/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Langley, Letters of Interest

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 11/05/2013

Marquis Rowe helps O’Connell football rediscover success

LETTERS OF INTEREST | O’Connell senior Marquis Rowe has excelled this fall while playing all over the field for an improved Knights football team.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:02 AM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest, O'Connell

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 11/01/2013

For Stanford-bound DB Alameen Murphy, success defined by grades, then wins

For Friendly standout and Stanford recruit Alameen Murphy and his Patriots, good grades are just as important as good games.

By Chelsea Janes  |  12:54 PM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendly

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 11/01/2013

Committed Q&A: T.C. Williams DL Jeremiah Clarke talks playoffs, North Carolina commitment

COMMITTED Q&A: Titans defensive tackle Jeremiah Clarke talks about snapping the team’s playoff drought and his commitment to UNC.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:02 AM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest, T.C. Williams

Posted at 05:50 PM ET, 10/31/2013

Friendship Collegiate DB Jalen Tabor earns Under Armour All-America Game jersey, lines up visits

Friendship Collegiate standout DB Jalen Tabor is set for visits to Maryland and Alabama, before announcing his decision at the Jan. 2 Under Armour All-America Game.

By Roman Stubbs  |  05:50 PM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 10/30/2013

Committed Q&A: Potomac DE Jerome Dews

COMMITTED Q&A: Wolverines’ DE Jerome Dews talks about his standout performance at Tennessee’s camp and what’s left for the Wolverines this season.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:36 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest, Potomac

Posted at 05:11 PM ET, 10/29/2013

Theodore Roosevelt DB Terrell Dickens enjoying breakout season

In his first year playing cornerback, junior Terrell Dickens has become an electric playmaker for Theodore Roosevelt

By Roman Stubbs  |  05:11 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Theodore Roosevelt

Posted at 09:09 AM ET, 10/29/2013

Good Counsel’s Darius Fullwood set to return for WCAC playoffs

Highly touted junior defensive end Darius Fullwood (89), who missed the last six games with a broken foot, looks to help the Falcons defend their WCAC title.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:09 AM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Good Counsel, Letters of Interest

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 10/28/2013

QB Tirri Jones keeps Ballou in contention

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Quarterback Tirri Jones has improved his play over the second half of the season to keep Ballou in the DCIAA playoff picture.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:43 AM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ballou, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 10/25/2013

H.D. Woodson DB DuWayne Johnson adds offers

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Recruiting buzz continues to surround junior cornerback DuWayne Johnson, who has helped H.D. Woodson to the top spot in the DCIAA Stars division.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:16 AM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, H.D. Woodson, Letters of Interest

Posted at 10:31 AM ET, 10/24/2013

13-year-old Wilson QB Steve Williams is the ‘heir apparent’

Just a 13-year-old freshman, southpaw Steve Williams is preparing to be the quarterback of the future at Wilson.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:31 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Wilson

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 10/23/2013

John Paul the Great’s Zak Peroots hits 4,000-yard mark

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Some college coaches think John Paul the Great RB Zak Perroots is too small to play at the next level. For four years, he’s proven otherwise.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:36 AM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, John Paul the Great, Letters of Interest

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 10/22/2013

Committed Q&A: Suitland LB Anthony Jackson talks Delaware commitment, Rams’ goals

COMMITTED Q&A: Suitland senior linebacker Anthony Jackson shares his thoughts on his undefeated Rams, a state title, and his commitment to Delaware.

By Chelsea Janes  |  04:16 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Suitland

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 10/18/2013

Chantilly’s Raeshawn Smith locks down the opposition

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Chargers senior DB/WR Rawshawn Smith has two interceptions despite being targeted just seven times this year.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:01 AM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chantilly, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 11:57 AM ET, 10/17/2013

Avalon’s Isaac Boyd filling big shoes in Black Knights’ backfield

Avalon running back Isaac Boyd had big shoes to fill coming into this season, but he’s carried the load for the Black Knights and is hoping he’ll get a few Bowl-Subdivision offers for his trouble.

By Chelsea Janes  |  11:57 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Avalon, Football

Posted at 03:07 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Good Counsel’s Jesse Aniebonam and others earn invites to all-star games

Local players, including Good Counsel’s Jesse Aniebonam and Lake Braddock’s Caleb Henderson, are receiving invites to the U.S. Army All-American and Under Armour All-America bowls.

By Brandon Parker  |  03:07 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Good Counsel

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 10/15/2013

Bullis RB Devonte Williams visits Temple

Bullis RB Devonte Williams visited Temple two weeks ago, and will make an unofficial trip to Pitt.

By Chelsea Janes  |  02:28 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 10/15/2013

McNamara’s Damian Prince talks playoff push and recruitment

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Damian Prince, the senior offensive lineman discusses how Maryland’s 63-0 loss to Florida State affected his view of the Terps.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:02 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest, McNamara

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 10/11/2013

Friendship Collegiate’s Quarvez Boulware earn combine invite, still high on Maryland, Florida State

Friendship lineman Quarvez Boulware, who was invited to Under Armour All-American Bowl combine earlier this week, remains intrigued by Terps and Noles.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:02 AM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 10/11/2013

Surrattsville’s Amaru Major, Robert Harris III have big dreams for future

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Surrattsville standouts Robert Harris III and Amaru Major are reaching high for their futures and their team’s.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:01 AM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest, Surrattsville

Posted at 03:51 PM ET, 10/09/2013

Ballou OL Levon Livingston set to visit Penn State

Emerging Ballou offensive lineman Levon Livingston plans to take in first live major college football game this weekend when he heads to Michigan-Penn State on an unofficial visit to Happy Valley.

By Roman Stubbs  |  03:51 PM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ballou, Football

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Meet Potomac School’s Jalen Broome, the area’s leading rusher

LETTERS OF INTEREST | The Potomac School’s Jalen Broome is the DC area’s leading rusher at the season’s midway point.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:02 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Potomac School

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 10/08/2013

High school football through a longtime D.C.-area official’s eyes

A long-time area high school football official talks about the game, the area, and the moments and players that have stuck out in nearly two decades of officiating.

By Chelsea Janes  |  11:27 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football

Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 10/08/2013

Tim Settle visits Virginia Tech for North Carolina game

Raiders lineman Tim Settle watched the Hokies play against North Carolina and toured the team’s facilities in Blacksburg.

By Joey LoMonaco  |  10:16 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Stonewall Jackson

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Wootton’s Jibri Woods finds success after move to wide receiver

After moving from running back to wide receiver in Wootton’s new spread passing attack, senior Jibri Woods is emerging as one of the top playmakers in Montgomery County.

By Jason Butt  |  12:35 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Wootton

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 10/07/2013

Paint Branch QB Gaston Cooper gains college interest

LETTERS OF INTEREST | While leading Paint Branch to an undefeated start, senior quarterback Gaston Cooper is picking up interest from college coaches.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:02 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Paint Branch

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 10/04/2013

H.D. Woodson LB Deonte Jackson becomes ‘student of the game’

LETTERS OF INTEREST | With double-digit tackle totals in each of his five games this season, H.D. Woodson linebacker Deonte Jackson has grown into one of the city’s most productive players.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:13 AM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, H.D. Woodson, Letters of Interest

Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 10/03/2013

Dunbar OL Darius Brown enjoying breakout senior year

Having already played in three Turkey Bowls, 6-foot-4, 265-pound left tackle Darius Brown is the most experienced - and maybe the most athletic - player on a team full of playmakers.

By Roman Stubbs  |  05:48 PM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dunbar, Football

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 10/03/2013

St. Mary’s Ryken football emerging as consistent winner

LETTERS OF INTEREST | The squad has come a long way since beginning varsity play six seasons ago. Now they’re emerging with a shutout of Carroll and close loss to McNamara.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:02 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, St. Mary's Ryken

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 10/02/2013

For Maret football, it’s a numbers game

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Even with dwindling roster numbers at Maret, the Frogs’ football team just keeps winning.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:02 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest, MAC football, Maret

Posted at 10:37 AM ET, 10/01/2013

For Riverdale Baptist seniors, pursuit of scholarships stresses

For seniors hoping to gain exposure on a Riverdale Baptist team hoping to do the same, the wait for scholarship offers is an agonizing one.

By Chelsea Janes  |  10:37 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Riverdale Baptist

Posted at 08:56 AM ET, 09/30/2013

Friendship Collegiate’s Jalen Tabor learns to play the waiting game

LETTERS OF INTEREST | With back-to-back bye weeks and an impeding college decision, Friendship Collegiate cornerback Jalen Tabor remains patient.

By Roman Stubbs  |  08:56 AM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate, Letters of Interest

Posted at 01:56 PM ET, 09/27/2013

Former Westfield QB Mike Glennon to start Sunday for Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Westfield Coach Kyle Simmons believes newly-named Buccaneers starter and 2007 former All-Met Player of the Year Mike Glennon has the tools to excel in the NFL.

By Brandon Parker  |  01:56 PM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, westfield

Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 09/27/2013

Marcus Allen, Penn State commit, out for season

Wise defensive back Marcus Allen, who orally committed to Penn State in May, is out for the season after tearing ligaments in his ankle.

By Chelsea Janes  |  12:09 PM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Marcus Allen, Wise

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 09/27/2013

Centreville RB/DB A.J. Turner dashes toward the head of his class

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Junior RB/DB A.J. Turner’s speed and work ethic have made the Wildcats one of the area’s top teams, and college coaches are taking notice.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:00 AM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Centreville, Football, Letters of Interest

Posted at 11:07 AM ET, 09/25/2013

Forestville DB Marcel Joly commits to Iowa

Explosive Forestville playmaker Marcel Joly orally committed to Iowa following a weekend visit.

By Chelsea Janes  |  11:07 AM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Forestville

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 09/25/2013

Episcopal RB Nigel Beckford is area’s unlikely rushing leader

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Episcopal’s Nigel Beckford is quietly posting monster stats and emerging as one of the most formidable runners in the area.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:02 AM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Episcopal, Football

Posted at 08:36 AM ET, 09/25/2013

Nigel Beckford: a name you need to know

Episcopal’s Nigel Beckford is quietly posting ridiculous stats and emerging as one of the most formidable runners in the D.C. area.

By Chelsea Janes  |  08:36 AM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Episcopal, Football

Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 09/24/2013

Woodgrove RB Josh Sweet commits to Cornell football

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Woodgrove senior running back Josh Sweet’s emergence as one of the area’s top rushers helped turn the baseball standout into a college football prospect.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:19 AM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Woodgrove

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 09/23/2013

Wilson’s Acey Calhoun visits LSU, leaning toward a decision

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Although he has visits to Ohio State and Clemson lined up, Wilson track star Acey Calhoun is leaning toward committing to LSU after a weekend visit.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:02 AM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Track & Field, Track and Field, Wilson

Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 09/20/2013

High Point football beginning long climb back to the top

LETTERS OF INTEREST | After a decade of losing, High Point is 2-0 under the tutelage of an alumni-turned-coach and an injured Baltimore Raven.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:38 AM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, high point

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 09/19/2013

Wilson DE Kareem McDonald out with kidney ailment, eyes return to the field

A kidney condition will sideline Wilson’s Kareem McDonald for several weeks, but the defensive end is still confident he can make an impact during the second half of the season.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:02 AM ET, 09/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Wilson

Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 09/18/2013

Wisconsin lands another DeMatha recruit in WR Chris Jones

DeMatha senior wide receiver Chris Jones will join teammate Tawain Deal on the Badgers’ roster next season.

By Brandon Parker  |  04:28 PM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 09/18/2013

DuVal sophomore Antoine Brooks making a name for himself

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Tigers quarterback Antoine Brooks burst onto the Prince George’s football scene over the first two weeks of the season, and could soon be getting attention from outside it, too.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:14 AM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DuVal, Football, Wise

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 09/16/2013

Quince Orchard’s Adam McLean attracts attention on and off the field

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Quince Orchard DL Adam McLean added scholarship offers from Ole Miss, Syracuse and Pittsburgh in the last two weeks.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:02 AM ET, 09/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Letters of Interest, Quince Orchard

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 09/12/2013

DeMatha’s Mac Burke juggles roles for Stags soccer, football

DeMatha student body president Mac Burke making steady contributions for the Stags soccer and football squads.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:02 AM ET, 09/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football, Soccer

Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 09/11/2013

Quince Orchard QB Mike Murtaugh can relate to Robert Griffin III’s comeback

Days after playing his first football game in nearly a year, Quince Orchard QB Mike Murtaugh met Redskins QB Robert Griffin III and gained some perspective.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:32 AM ET, 09/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Quince Orchard

Posted at 09:28 AM ET, 09/11/2013

Good Counsel girls’ soccer to send two to Michigan

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Good Counsel soccer standout Courtney Parr commits to Michigan, where she’ll join current Falcons’ teammate Megan Hinz next season.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:28 AM ET, 09/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bishop Ireton, Bullis, field hockey, Football, Girls Soccer, Good Counsel, Potomac (Md.), Sidwell Friends, Walter Johnson

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 09/10/2013

Lake Braddock WR A.J. Alexander draws attention from defenses, college coaches

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Skilled junior wide receiver A.J. Alexander got a visit from U-V. Coach Mike London on Monday.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:01 AM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Lake Braddock

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 09/09/2013

Kevin Joppy shines in Quince Orchard opener

LETTERS OF INTEREST | In his Quince Orchard debut, transfer Kevin Joppy rushed for 106 yards and a touchdown in a 35-7 win over Clarksburg.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:03 AM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Quince Orchard

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 09/06/2013

Stefon Diggs won’t let brother Trevon rush recruiting process

Wootton sophomore Trevon Diggs has been through the recruiting circus with his other brother, Stefon, and knows to take things at his own pace.

By Jason Butt  |  10:01 AM ET, 09/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Wootton

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 09/06/2013

Daylin Davis takes unexpected detour to playing hoops at Le Moyne

LETTERS OF INTEREST | After initially being headed to prep school, former North Point swingman Daylin Davis snags last-minute spot at Le Moyne.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:05 AM ET, 09/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Clarksburg, Douglass, Football, Huntingtown, Hylton, Lake Braddock, North Point, Northern, Potomac (Md.), Quince Orchard, Stone Bridge, Stonewall Jackson, Suitland, Tuscarora, Wise, Woodgrove

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 09/05/2013

Paris Atwater working to establish his own name at Sherwood

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Influenced by his father's hard hitting career in the NFL, Sherwood's Paris Atwater establishes physical presence at Sherwood.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:00 AM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Sherwood

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 09/04/2013

Former U-Va. standout Jerton Evans gives Bishop Ireton defense new direction

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Former U-Va. standout Jerton Evans is now coaching up Bishop Ireton's improving defense.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:24 AM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bishop Ireton, Football, Ireton, Letters of Interest

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 09/03/2013

DeMatha’s Taiwan Deal expects to recover quickly after injuring foot in win over Godby

DeMatha running back Taiwan Deal toughs it out in a win over Godby (Fla.) and expects to be ready next week St. Josephs' (N.J.).

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:02 AM ET, 09/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 09/03/2013

Lee RB Michael Jolly, Hayfield QB Ellis Knudson commit to FCS football programs

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Lee running back Michael Jolly commits to Monmouth while Hayfield quarterback Ellis Knudson will play for Towson at the next level.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:02 AM ET, 09/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football, Friendship Collegiate, Gonzaga, Hayfield, Langley, Lee, Potomac Falls, Volleyball, West Potomac

Posted at 03:54 PM ET, 09/02/2013

Friendship Collegiate’s Dae Juan Funderburk excited to be back ‘on the market’

After de-committing from Temple, Friendship safety Dae Juan Funderburk is considering Maryland, Arizona West Virginia and Wisconsin, among others.

By Roman Stubbs  |  03:54 PM ET, 09/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate

Posted at 11:41 PM ET, 08/30/2013

Photo recap: T.C Williams football beats Oakton, 38-2

The Titans, in search of their first playoff berth in 22 years, got their season off to a good start.

By Kevin Cruz  |  11:41 PM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Oakton, T.C. Williams

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 08/29/2013

Good Counsel RB Leo Ekwoge out for season with torn ACL

Good Counsel senior running back and Western Michigan commit Leo Ekwoge tore his ACL in Good Counsel's loss to Gilman.

By Brandon Parker  |  02:58 PM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Good Counsel

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 08/29/2013

Camp Countdown: Douglass Eagles

Sophomore QB Devin Butler leads a young but imposing Eagles team looking to avenge a loss in the state title game last season.

By Chelsea Janes  |  10:02 AM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Douglass, Football, Suitland

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 08/28/2013

Football rankings rollout: Nos. 3, 2 & 1

One school has the depth to turn around its recent postseason troubles while two WCAC powers renew their battle for one championship trophy.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:01 AM ET, 08/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football, Good Counsel, Stone Bridge

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 08/27/2013

How to see your highlights on Top Plays of the Week

This week’s episode features Einstein’s Khalil Wilson, Woodbridge’s Da’Shawn Hand, Wootton’s Trevon Diggs, Gonzaga’s Ben Cima and more.

By Nick Plum  |  03:56 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Top Plays

Posted at 03:28 PM ET, 08/27/2013

Camp Countdown: Ballou Knights

Behind a core of promising college prospects, Ballou pins its hopes on speed and youth in the tough DCIAA Stars division.

By Roman Stubbs  |  03:28 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ballou, Football

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 08/27/2013

Camp Countdown: Wise Pumas

The Pumas have reloaded last year's state championship squad with a handful of transfers who should make an immediate impact.

By Chelsea Janes  |  10:28 AM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Wise

Posted at 03:39 PM ET, 08/26/2013

Camp Countdown: Stone Bridge Bulldogs

CAMP COUNTDOWN | After losing in four of the last six state title games, perennial power Stone Bridge returns a talented but unheralded group with a significant chip on its shoulder.

By Brandon Parker  |  03:39 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Stone Bridge

Posted at 09:29 AM ET, 08/26/2013

Football rankings rollout: Nos. 5 and 4

Chalk full of returning starters, Centreville looks to break through in Virginia while Quince Orchard sets sights on a third Maryland 4A title game appearance in as many years.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:29 AM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Centreville, Football, Quince Orchard

Posted at 09:11 PM ET, 08/23/2013

Good Counsel's Jesse Aniebonam commits to Maryland

Highly touted defensive lineman Jesse Aniebonam choses the Terrapins over Clemson, North Carolina, Notre Dame and Virginia Tech.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:11 PM ET, 08/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Good Counsel

Posted at 01:28 PM ET, 08/23/2013

Football rankings rollout: Nos. 9-6

Friendship Collegiate, River Hill, Briar Woods and Wise, all state champions a year ago, return as preseason top 10 teams in the Post's latest rankings rollout.

By Roman Stubbs  |  01:28 PM ET, 08/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, Football, Friendship Collegiate, River Hill, Wise

Posted at 12:01 PM ET, 08/23/2013

Good Counsel-Gilman highlights opening weekend football slate

Among seven weekend games, Good Counsel and Gilman will play on ESPNews while DeMatha takes on public-school power Phoebus.

By Brandon Parker  |  12:01 PM ET, 08/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football, Gonzaga, Good Counsel, O'Connell, Riverdale Baptist, St. John's

Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 08/22/2013

Football rankings rollout: Nos. 13-10

Quarterback play will prove vital for three of these teams while another is looking to upset the balance of power in the WCAC.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:48 AM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Douglass, Football, Gonzaga, Hylton, Lake Braddock

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 08/21/2013

Camp Countdown: Clarksburg Coyotes

CAMP COUNTDOWN | With 16 starters back, Clarksburg is hoping patience with younger player development will pay off in 2013.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:26 AM ET, 08/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clarksburg, Football

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 08/21/2013

Football rankings rollout: Nos. 17-14

Four teams hit hard by graduation will look to reload and remain strong contenders within the area.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:16 AM ET, 08/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Battlefield, Damascus, Football, westfield, Yorktown

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 08/20/2013

Camp Countdown: Westfield Bulldogs

CAMP COUNTDOWN | Westfield looks to past the disappointing ending to its last two seasons.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:41 AM ET, 08/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, westfield

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 08/20/2013

Football rankings rollout: No. 20, 19 & 18

THE POST TOP 20 | A Maryland state finalist, a high-speed offense and a team with a new coach start off our rankings countdown.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:02 AM ET, 08/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atholton, Football, Huntingtown, Stonewall Jackson

Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 08/16/2013

Camp Countdown: Wilson Tigers

CAMP COUNTDOWN | After being disqualified from its first Turkey Bowl since 1991, the Tigers vow to return to the city championship -- and have the talent do it.

By Roman Stubbs  |  01:09 PM ET, 08/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Wilson

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 08/16/2013

Top five matchups of 2013 D.C. high school football season

Restructuring of DCIAA aims to change parity, but clashes between traditional powers headline 2013 schedule.

By Roman Stubbs  |  11:32 AM ET, 08/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anacostia, Dunbar, Football, Friendship Collegiate Academy, H.D. Woodson, Wilson

Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 08/16/2013

Camp Countdown: Centreville Wildcats

CAMP COUNTDOWN | Centreville hopes to turn its wealth of talent and experience into championship success.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:49 AM ET, 08/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Centreville, Football

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 08/16/2013

Camp Countdown: Sherwood Warriors

CAMP COUNTDOWN | With a simple approach, first-year coach Chris Grier returns to his alma mater with plan to keep the Warriors among Montgomery County's best.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:02 AM ET, 08/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Sherwood

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 08/16/2013

Top 10 matchups of 2013 private school football season

Good Counsel and DeMatha, winners of the last 10 WCAC titles, highlight some of the area's top private school matchups.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:02 AM ET, 08/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bullis, DeMatha, Flint Hill, Football, Gonzaga, Good Counsel, Landon, McNamara, O'Connell, Potomac School, St. John's, St. Stephen's/St. Agnes

Posted at 04:10 PM ET, 08/15/2013

Camp Countdown: Gaithersburg Trojans

CAMP COUNTDOWN | After a disappointing 3-7 finish in 2012, Gaithersburg pins its hopes of a playoff run on 15 returning starters.

By Roman Stubbs  |  04:10 PM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Gaithersburg

Posted at 11:06 AM ET, 08/15/2013

Camp Countdown: Northwest Jaguars

CAMP COUNTDOWN | With most of last year's 8-4 team now gone, Northwest is developing younger talent and promises not to shy away from its high-octane system.

By Roman Stubbs  |  11:06 AM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Northwest

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 08/15/2013

Camp Countdown: Quince Orchard Cougars

CAMP COUNTDOWN | With a slew of key returners and talented transfers, the Cougars begin their quest to return to the 4A state title game.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:01 AM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Quince Orchard

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 08/14/2013

Camp Countdown: DeMatha Stags

CAMP COUNTDOWN | Surrounded by high expectations and packed with Division I talent, DeMatha looks to reclaim the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference title.

By Brandon Parker  |  11:00 AM ET, 08/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football

Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 08/13/2013

Camp Countdown: Good Counsel Falcons

CAMP COUNTDOWN | Four-time defending WCAC champion Good Counsel looks to further its success with a relatively young squad and renewed focus.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:11 AM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Good Counsel

Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 08/12/2013

First and 17: Woodbridge's Da'Shawn Hand to be featured in all-access Post video series

Coveted Woodbridge recruit Da'Shawn Hand is the subject of a unique, all-access Post video series focusing on the upcoming football season, his impending decision and his senior year of high school.

By Matt Brooks  |  04:00 PM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  First and 17, Football, Woodbridge

Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 08/12/2013

DuWayne Johnson of H.D. Woodson evolving into top cornerback recruit

Benefiting from rare natural gifts and mentoring from teammate D'Andre Payne, H.D. Woodson cornerback DuWayne Johnson is watching his recruiting stock rise.

By Roman Stubbs  |  03:04 PM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, H.D. Woodson

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 08/12/2013

Camp Countdown: Dunbar Crimson Tide

CAMP COUNTDOWN | With a solid core of returners on both sides of the ball, Dunbar looks to return to DCIAA supremacy in 2013 — even without a home field.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:02 AM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dunbar, Football

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 08/12/2013

Camp Countdown: H.D. Woodson Warriors

CAMP COUNTDOWN | With the makings of a dominant defense, the Warriors set their sights on returning to the Turkey Bowl this fall.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:02 AM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, H.D. Woodson

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 08/09/2013

Camp Countdown: Anacostia Indians

CAMP COUNTDOWN | After turning around struggling program last fall, Cato June aims to foster long-term success at Anacostia.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:01 AM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anacostia, Football

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 08/08/2013

Camp Countdown: Briar Woods Falcons

CAMP COUNTDOWN | Riding a run of three straight state championships, Briar Woods aims to carry that success up to a larger classification this fall.

By Brandon Parker  |  02:11 PM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, Football

Posted at 08:19 AM ET, 08/07/2013

Camp Countdown: Lake Braddock Bruins

CAMP COUNTDOWN | Quarterback Caleb Henderson and Lake Braddock hope to mesh several talented pieces into a unified contender.

By Brandon Parker  |  08:19 AM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Lake Braddock

Posted at 11:25 AM ET, 08/06/2013

Camp Countdown: Oakton Cougars

CAMP COUNTDOWN | After a riveting run to the N. Region Div. 6 title last fall, the Cougars are looking for similar success with many new faces on offense.

By Brandon Parker  |  11:25 AM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Oakton

Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 08/05/2013

Woodbridge DL Da'Shawn Hand to commit on Nov. 14

The nation's top defensive lineman announces he will choose between Alabama, Florida and Michigan on Nov. 14.

By Brandon Parker  |  05:22 PM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Woodbridge

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 08/02/2013

Top 10 matchups of 2013 Maryland high school football season

A slew of important early season tests highlight the 2013 Maryland high school football schedule.

By Roman Stubbs  |  12:43 PM ET, 08/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arundel, Atholton, Damascus, Douglass, Eleanor Roosevelt, Football, Gaithersburg, Gwynn Park, Huntingtown, Meade, Patuxent, Potomac (Md.), Quince Orchard, River Hill, Suitland, Wise

Posted at 05:36 PM ET, 07/31/2013

DeMatha WR Cam Phillips commits to Virginia Tech

On the eve of DeMatha's first fall camp practice, senior wide receiver Cam Phillips commits to the Hokies.

By Roman Stubbs  |  05:36 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football

Posted at 09:06 AM ET, 07/30/2013

Gonzaga's Robbie Walker reaffirms commitment to Ohio

With more offers expected to come in, Gonzaga running back Robbie Walker is still pledged to Ohio.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:06 AM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Gonzaga

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 07/29/2013

Western Michigan lands commitment from Good Counsel RB Leo Ekwoge

New facilities and uniforms led Good Counsel running back Leo Ekwoge to join the Broncos' deep 2014 recruiting class.

By Brandon Parker  |  11:15 AM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Good Counsel

Posted at 10:10 AM ET, 07/25/2013

DeMatha's Jarriel Jordan Jr. commits to Richmond football

With a self-imposed Aug. 1 decision deadline, DeMatha cornerback-wide receiver Jarriel Jordan Jr. committed to Richmond football this week.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:10 AM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 07/24/2013

McNamara lineman Damian Prince bolsters recruiting stock with better eating habits

SUMMER WORKOUTS | Highly touted McNamara recruit Damian Prince has lost 50 pounds through diet and exercise since last season.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:01 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, McNamara

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 07/23/2013

La Plata's Jvon Simmons thrives on versatility

The Warriors’ Jvon Simmons has attracted attention from college recruiters for his versatile play.

By Eric Detweiler  |  12:37 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, La Plata

Posted at 08:35 AM ET, 07/19/2013

Einstein RB Khalil Wilson has renewed focus on and off the field

With a newfound focus in the classroom and another year of eligibility, Einstein's Khalil Wilson is ready to win over recruiters this fall.

By Roman Stubbs  |  08:35 AM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Einstein, Football

Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 07/18/2013

Bert Mayo on track to become Avalon's next top recruit

FOOTBALL | With interest from Maryland, Iowa and Syracuse, Avalon lineman Bert Mayo is looking to break through on the recruiting front this fall.

By Roman Stubbs  |  08:57 AM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Avalon, Football

Posted at 02:32 PM ET, 07/17/2013

Richie Petitbon, Gonzaga lineman, nets offer from Alabama

After a productive offseason in which he added significant size, Gonzaga lineman Richie Petitbon earns offer from Alabama.

By Roman Stubbs  |  02:32 PM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Gonzaga

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 07/17/2013

Friendship Collegiate's Daejuan Funderburk sets sights on stardom at Temple

After turning down offers from a long list of high-level schools, Friendship Collegiate safety Daejuan Funderburk vows to help turn Temple 'elite.'

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:01 AM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate

Posted at 03:47 PM ET, 07/16/2013

Yorktown DB-RB M.J. Stewart commits to North Carolina

Yorktown All-Met running back-defensive back M.J. Stewart, one of the most explosive players in the area last fall, has orally committed to North Carolina.

By Brandon Parker  |  03:47 PM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Yorktown

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 07/16/2013

Top OL prospect Damian Prince of McNamara trims list of schools to 10

Highly touted senior lineman Damian Prince has Maryland among a list that includes Alabama, Florida State and Ohio State.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:02 AM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bishop McNamara, Football

Posted at 08:54 AM ET, 07/15/2013

Briar Woods QB Trace McSorley commits to Vanderbilt

Briar Woods' rising senior quarterback Trace McSorley choses the Commodores over Boston College and Wake Forest.

By Brandon Parker  |  08:54 AM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, Football

Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 07/12/2013

Wootton's Trevon Diggs on familiar track

Wootton's Trevon Diggs is well acquainted with the recruiting process after watching his brother Stefon earn a scholarship to the University of Maryland.

By Eric Detweiler  |  11:12 AM ET, 07/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Wootton

Posted at 11:11 AM ET, 07/11/2013

Top 10 matchups of 2013 Virginia high school football season

Get the lowdown on 10 of the best matchups for the upcoming football season.

By Brandon Parker  |  11:11 AM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Battlefield, Briar Woods, Broad Run, Centreville, Chantilly, Football, Hylton, Lake Braddock, Potomac, Robinson, Stone Bridge, Stonewall Jackson, Tuscarora (Va.), westfield, Woodbridge, Woodgrove, Yorktown

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 07/09/2013

Meade OL Jacob Hawk commits to Navy

Jacob Hawk, a rising senior lineman at Meade, will continue his family's ties to the military by playing college football at Navy.

By Louis Nelson  |  11:02 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Meade, Navy

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 07/09/2013

On the field and recruiting front, expectations grow for Dunbar's James Duff

Following outings on the summer camp circuit, Dunbar wide receiver James Duff prepares for a revamped role with the Crimson Tide this fall.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:26 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dunbar, Football

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 07/05/2013

Quince Orchard's Adam McLean adds Maryland offer to growing list

Quince Orchard defensive lineman Adam McLean vows to make his "hometown school" a big part of his college decision.

By Roman Stubbs  |  12:31 PM ET, 07/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Quince Orchard

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 07/02/2013

Eleanor Roosevelt OL Isaiah Prince emerging as coveted recruit

FOOTBALL | Raiders lineman Isaiah Prince, a rising junior, has already garnered six Football Bowl Subdivision scholarship offers.

By Eric Detweiler  |  09:03 AM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eleanor Roosevelt, Football

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 07/01/2013

Stone Bridge's Nate Davis commits to play football at UNC Charlotte

FOOTBALL | Stone Bridge Coach Mickey Thompson says Nate Davis could become the Ashburn school's best offensive lineman ever.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:01 AM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Stone Bridge

Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 07/01/2013

Former Northwest QB Matty Callahan chooses McDaniel

After months and months of waiting, recent Northwest graduate Matty Callahan commits to Division III McDaniel University.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:56 AM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Northwest

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 06/28/2013

Spalding QB Zach Abey makes oral commitment to Buffalo

Spalding's Zach Abey orally committed to Buffalo last weekend, jumping at the chance to play quarterback at the next level.

By Eric Detweiler  |  10:01 AM ET, 06/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atholton, Football, Spalding

Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 06/27/2013

M.J. Stewart, Yorktown defensive back, still mulling his four finalists

FOOTBALL | Yorktown defensive back M.J. Stewart, one of three local players headed to The Opening in Oregon this weekend, is still trying to choose one of the four colleges left on his list.

By Preston Williams  |  11:17 AM ET, 06/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Yorktown

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 06/26/2013

North Point TE Marquise Watts picks Temple

North Point tight end Marquise Watts orally committed to Temple last weekend.

By Eric Detweiler  |  01:02 PM ET, 06/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, North Point

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 06/26/2013

Lake Braddock receiver A.J. Alexander picks up first offer

Lake Braddock wide receiver A.J. Alexander, a rising junior who will not turn 16 until late August, received his first scholarship offer, from Virginia.

By Preston Williams  |  10:01 AM ET, 06/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Lake Braddock

Posted at 07:15 PM ET, 06/25/2013

Wisconsin football secures commitment from DeMatha RB Taiwan Deal

DeMatha running back Taiwan Deal picked the Badgers over Purdue and Michigan State.

By Brandon Parker  |  07:15 PM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football

Posted at 07:05 PM ET, 06/25/2013

Deonte Holden of DeMatha commits to N.C. State football

FOOTBALL | Senior Deonte Holden is first of many Stag defenders expected to commit to Division I programs this year.

By Brandon Parker  |  07:05 PM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Football

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 06/25/2013

Potomac (Md.) LB Jerome Dews accepts surprise scholarship offer from Tennessee

FOOTBALL | It was only the second FBS offer for Jerome Dews, a 6-foot-4, 200-pound wide receiver/linebacker, who jumped at the chance.

By Eric Detweiler  |  10:45 AM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Potomac (Md.)

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 06/24/2013

Malik Carney, T.C. Williams linebacker, commits to UNC

T.C. Williams linebacker Malik Carney becomes the second Titan to commit to North Carolina within a week.

By Preston Williams  |  01:31 PM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Malik Carney

Posted at 10:34 AM ET, 06/21/2013

Marquel Dickerson of North Point has two scholarship offers and hopes for more

North Point rising senior Marquel Dickerson has been busy this summer and hopes to add more scholarship offers.

By Eric Detweiler  |  10:34 AM ET, 06/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate, North Point

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 06/20/2013

Friendly's Alameen Murphy gives oral commitment to Stanford

Friendly rising senior Alameen Murphy orally committed to Stanford after seeking advice from former Briar Woods All-Met Alex Carter.

By Eric Detweiler  |  02:50 PM ET, 06/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, Football, Friendly

Posted at 08:59 AM ET, 06/20/2013

T.C. Williams linebacker Malik Carney trims list to five

T.C. Williams linebacker Malik Carney has narrowed his list of potential colleges to five.

By Preston Williams  |  08:59 AM ET, 06/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Malik Carney, T.C. Williams

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 06/19/2013

Ballou sophomore WR Delonte Moore nets first offer from Clemson

After working out at Clemson and Georgia, Ballou wide receiver Delonte Moore returns to Washington with break-through in recruitment.

By Roman Stubbs  |  10:01 AM ET, 06/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ballou, Football

Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 06/19/2013

Good Counsel's Jesse Aniebonam, Darius Fullwood continue to pile up offers

Good Counsel rising senior lineman Jesse Aniebonam plans to choose from a lengthy list of college offers by the season opener while interest in fellow defensive lineman Darius Fullwood is growing.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:12 AM ET, 06/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Good Counsel

Posted at 05:26 PM ET, 06/18/2013

Friendship Collegiate RB Jonathan Haden can breathe easy after committing to Arizona

After a lengthy recruiting process, heralded Friendship Collegiate junior running back Jonathan Haden has found the right fit with Arizona.

By Roman Stubbs  |  05:26 PM ET, 06/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Friendship Collegiate Academy

Posted at 01:48 PM ET, 06/18/2013

T.C. Williams lineman Jeremiah Clarke commits to North Carolina

T.C. Williams lineman Jeremiah Clarke committed to North Carolina, choosing the Tar Heels over Penn State and Wake Forest.

By Preston Williams  |  01:48 PM ET, 06/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Jeremiah Clarke, T.C. Williams

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 06/18/2013

Patuxent's Rafiq Douglas bounces back from knee injury

After a late season knee injury, RB Rafiq Douglas (9) is eager to begin working out for football recruiters on the summer camp circuit.

By Eric Detweiler  |  09:52 AM ET, 06/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Patuxent

Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 06/17/2013

Boston College secures football commitment from O'Connell's Kam Moore

Under-the-radar defensive back Kam Moore impressed coaches during a recent camp appearance.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:32 AM ET, 06/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Football, O'Connell, Potomac (Md.)

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 06/17/2013

Maryland falls in return to Big 33 Football Classic

Wise's Myles Humphrey highlights Maryland's return to the Big 33 Football Classic, a 58-27 loss to Pennsylvania.

By Eric Detweiler  |  10:02 AM ET, 06/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atholton, Football, Quince Orchard, Wise

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 06/17/2013

Demornay Pierson-El, West Potomac running back, commits to Nebraska

West Potomac running back Demornay Pierson-El fell hard for Nebraska when he visited the school this weekend.

By Preston Williams  |  09:02 AM ET, 06/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Demornay Pierson-El, Football