Recruiting Insider: McNamara


Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 03/18/2014

NCAA Tournament: Rashad Whack, BeeJay Anya lead D.C. area players into First Four

Mount St. Mary’s and N.C. State, which both earned a spot in the NCAA tournament’s First Four, feature eight combined players from the D.C. area.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:23 AM ET, 03/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Friendship Collegiate, Gonzaga, McNamara, Potomac (Va.), Potomac Falls, St. John's

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 02/21/2014

WCAC boys’ basketball tournament preview

The loaded semifinals field features top-ranked St. John’s, red-hot DeMatha, pre-season favorite Paul VI, defending champion O’Connell and several underdogs capable of knocking them off.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:58 AM ET, 02/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bishop Ireton, DeMatha, Gonzaga, McNamara, O'Connell, Paul VI, St. John's, St. Mary's Ryken

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 02/12/2014

McNamara’s Camari Murray, DeMatha’s Jordan Edwards shine at International Bowl

FOOTBALL | McNamara’s Murray and Ramar Williams scored while Edwards served as captain in the annual showcase event.

By Brandon Parker  |  01:53 PM ET, 02/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Gonzaga, McNamara, O'Connell, Sidwell Friends

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 02/07/2014

McNamara’s Ramar Williams, Wootton’s Trevon Diggs to compete in International Bowl

Several local players, including Wootton WR Trevon Diggs and McNamara QB Ramar Williams, will take part in six games pitting USA Football versus Team Canada in Texas this weekend.

By Brandon Parker  |  12:54 PM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Annapolis Area Christian, Bishop Ireton, Briar Woods, DeMatha, Gonzaga, Herndon, McKinley Tech, McNamara, O'Connell, Riverdale Baptist, Sidwell Friends, Wootton

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 02/05/2014

National Signing Day 2014: Damian Prince signs with Maryland

The two-time All-Met McNamara offensive lineman chose the Terps over the Gators on Wednesday.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:30 AM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  McNamara, National Signing Day

Posted at 07:14 AM ET, 02/05/2014

National Signing Day Primer: What to watch for and where to find it

Everything you need to know for what will be a busy National Signing Day for D.C. area high school seniors.

By Chelsea Janes  |  07:14 AM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  McNamara, National Signing Day

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 02/04/2014

National Signing Day 2014: Damian Prince, Caleb Henderson highlight area players expected to sign

PREVIEW | Dozens of the area’s top football stars will sign National Letters-of-Intent Wednesday. Here’s a look at some of the big names set to make it official.

By Chelsea Janes  |  11:48 AM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, Bullis, Carroll, DeMatha, Fairfax, Friendly, Friendship Collegiate, Gaithersburg, Good Counsel, Lake Braddock, McNamara, Meade, National Signing Day, Potomac (Md.), Quince Orchard, Spalding, St. John's, Suitland, Wise, Woodbridge, Yorktown

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 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 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 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 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 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 11:04 AM ET, 07/31/2013

McNamara's Alfred Bannister relishes summer sparring sessions

SUMMER WORKOUTS | Even with football workouts in full swing, McNamara's Alfred Bannister doesn't stray from his lifelong code of wrestling during summer weekends.

By Roman Stubbs  |  11:04 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bishop McNamara, Wrestling

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 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 09:23 AM ET, 05/20/2013

Broad Run alum Holly King among six local products on Washington Spirit

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Holly King, a standout soccer player at Broad Run and the University of Florida, is one of six locals playing for the National Women's Soccer League's Washington Spirit.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:23 AM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Broad Run, Broadneck, Catonsville, Churchill, DeMatha, Elizabeth Seton, Episcopal, Forest Park, Georgetown Prep, Girls Soccer, Gonzaga, Howard, Lacrosse, Landon, Madison, Maret, McNamara, Mount Hebron, National Cathedral, River Hill, Rowing, Sherwood, Soccer, Softball, South River, St. Stephen's/St. Agnes, Track and Field, Westminster

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 05/13/2013

Whirlwind month ends with Paul VI's Jamall Robinson heading to Hofstra

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Paul VI’s Jamall Robinson, right, sheds light on his decision to ask for a release from his letter of intent with Niagara.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:00 AM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Boys' Basketball, Calverton, DeMatha, Gonzaga, Lacrosse, Langley, Madison, McNamara, North Point, O'Connell, Oakland Mills, Paul VI, Rowing, Softball, st. albans, St. Mary's Ryken, The Heights, Whitman

Posted at 02:14 PM ET, 05/09/2013

McNamara baseball, Tayler Stiles again defy their tournament seed

BASEBALL | For the second consecutive season, the McNamara baseball team has beaten two higher-seeded teams to reach the WCAC championship.

By Preston Williams  |  02:14 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, McNamara

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 04/26/2013

Marquis Wright, Lavon Long follow Jimmy Patsos to Siena

North Point's Marquis Wright (left) and Oakland Mills' Lavon Long committed to Siena shortly after McNamara's Stephen Jiggetts elected to reopen his recruitment.

By Louis Nelson  |  10:51 AM ET, 04/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boys' Basketball, McNamara, North Point, Oakland Mills

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 04/22/2013

NFL draft: Gonzaga alum A.J. Francis works to catch league's attention

LETTERS OF INTEREST | A.J. Francis, a defensive lineman at Maryland, hopes his physical play will help him be selected in this week's NFL draft.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:00 AM ET, 04/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boys' Basketball, Crew, Football, Georgetown Prep, Gonzaga, Herndon, Lacrosse, Landon, Maryland, McNamara, Oakton, Riverdale Baptist, Rowing, Soccer, Washington-Lee

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 04/19/2013

Woodbridge's Da'Shawn Hand ranked fourth in ESPN150

Woodbridge defensive end Da’Shawn Hand, Friendship's Jalen Tabor and McNamara's Damien Prince among five area recruits listed in new ESPN football rankings.

By Brandon Parker  |  01:03 PM ET, 04/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bishop McNamara, Football, Friendship Collegiate, Good Counsel, Lake Braddock, Woodbridge

Posted at 05:20 PM ET, 04/17/2013

North Point PG Marquis Wright granted release from NLI by Loyola

North Point All-Met basketball player Marquis Wright has been granted full release from his national letter-of-intent to Loyola and will likely follow Coach Jimmy Patsos to Siena.

By Eric Detweiler  |  05:20 PM ET, 04/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boys' Basketball, McNamara, North Point

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 04/01/2013

McNamara's Jordan Martin shines in return to track team

McNamara's Jordan Martin, a football prospect signed to play at Toledo, has shined in his return to the track.

By Eric Detweiler  |  11:32 AM ET, 04/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, McNamara

Posted at 06:05 PM ET, 02/27/2013

Bracket set for new Maryland State Private School championship

In a response to the new city champinoship format, the six-team tournament will feature top Maryland teams including Riverdale Baptist, McNamara and Princeton Day.

By Brandon Parker  |  06:05 PM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boys' Basketball, DeMatha, Lanham Christian, McNamara, National Christian, Pallotti, Princeton Day, Riverdale Baptist

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 02/25/2013

Letters of Interest: Fairfax RB Nick Scott commits to Penn State

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Following a junior day visit, junior Nick Scott committed to his dream school.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:01 AM ET, 02/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Bullis, Edison, Fairfax Football, Football, Girls' basketball, Good Counsel, Maret, McLean School, McNamara, National Cathedral, O'Connell, Paul VI, Perry Street Prep, Potomac Falls, Princeton Day, Riverdale Baptist, South County, St. John's, W.T. Woodson, Walter Johnson, Woodgrove, Wootton, Wrestling