Recruiting Insider: Paul VI


Posted at 10:24 PM ET, 04/14/2014

Paul VI guard Franklin Howard commits to Syracuse

Highly touted Panthers junior Franklin Howard orally commits to Syracuse over Georgetown, Maryland, Virginia, Ohio State and N.C. State.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:24 PM ET, 04/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 04/08/2014

Full Capital Classic all-star game roster released

All-Met Player of the Year Melo Trimble and McDonald’s all-American Isaiah Whitehead to face off in nation’s longest running high school all-star hoops contest.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:00 AM ET, 04/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Battlefield, Bishop Ireton, Blake, Bowie, Bullis, C.H. Flowers, Capitol Christian, Central, Clarksburg, Coolidge, DeMatha, Edison, Eleanor Roosevelt, Episcopal, Gonzaga, Herndon, Kennedy, Lake Braddock, Laurel Prep, Loudoun Valley, Maret, McKinley Tech, National Collegiate, O'Connell, Oakton, Paul VI, Potomac (Md.), Potomac (Va.), Riverdale Baptist, Robinson, Springbrook, St. John's, St. Stephen's/St. Agnes, Theodore Roosevelt, W.T. Woodson, Wakefield, Wheaton, Whitman, Wise

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 03/26/2014

Rankings area boys’ lacrosse teams based on Division I commitments

BOYS’ LACROSSE | What would the Post’s Top 10 would look like if it were based on each team’s Division I commitment count?

By Chelsea Janes  |  08:46 AM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bullis, DeMatha, Georgetown Prep, Gonzaga, Landon, Paul VI, Severna Park, St. John's, St. Mary's-Annapolis, St. Stephen's/St. Agnes

Posted at 03:29 PM ET, 03/16/2014

Paul VI wins Alhambra Invitational to cap postseason sweep

The Panthers added their first Alhambra crown to WCAC and VISAA titles during their banner-filled postseason run.

By Brandon Parker  |  03:29 PM ET, 03/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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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 09:10 AM ET, 02/04/2014

All-Met boys’ basketball under-the-radar report

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Though they may not be household names yet, a number of local hoops players have made their mark in an area dense with talent.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:10 AM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Battlefield, Bishop Ireton, Broad Run, Capitol Christian, Cesar Chavez, Gonzaga, Lake Braddock, Largo, McKinley Tech, Montrose Christian, National Collegiate, Paul VI, Stone Bridge

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 01/31/2014

Video: No. 2 St. John’s beats No. 1 Paul VI on Darian Anderson’s buzzer-beater

Darian Anderson was ‘ready for whatever’ on the final possession of Thursday’s 71-68 St. John’s upset at Paul VI.

By Matt Brooks  |  11:49 AM ET, 01/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Paul VI, St. John's

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 01/31/2014

All-Met boys’ basketball midseason report

See how some of the area’s top boys’ basketball players are faring so far this season.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:10 AM ET, 01/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clinton Christian, Coolidge, Herndon, Montrose Christian, O'Connell, Paul VI, Potomac (Md.), Riverdale Baptist, St. John's

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 01/16/2014

Paul VI, DeMatha, other local powers take national stage this weekend

The Bass Pro Tournament of Champions, HoopHall Classic and MLK Hoopfest make for a strong slate of high school hoops this weekend.

By Brandon Parker  |  04:16 PM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Cesar Chavez, Clinton Christian, Coolidge, DeMatha, Edison, O'Connell, Paul VI, Riverdale Baptist, Theodore Roosevelt, Wakefield, Wise

Posted at 10:43 PM ET, 01/13/2014

Quadree Smith transfers from Paul VI to Potomac (Md.)

Standout forward Quadree Smith has left the WCAC power and enrolled at Prince George’s 3A contender Potomac (Md.) due to issues regarding playing time and his recruitment.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:43 PM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Paul VI, Potomac (Md.)

Posted at 02:52 PM ET, 01/13/2014

Boys’ basketball: Who should be No. 1?

Who should be No. 1?

By Chelsea Janes  |  02:52 PM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boys' Basketball, DeMatha, O'Connell, Paul VI, Potomac (Va.), Riverdale Baptist, St. John's

Posted at 09:07 AM ET, 01/13/2014

Paul VI G Lindsey Oblitey steps up in Ariana Freeman’s absence

LETTERS OF INTEREST | With All-Met Ariana Freeman sidelined by injury, Lindsey Oblitey has helped Paul VI to 6-2 mark in its last eight games.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:07 AM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Girls' basketball, Letters of Interest, Paul VI

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 12/26/2013

Joshua Reaves, Quadree Smith lead Paul VI to runner-up finish at City of Palms

Panthers register wins against two nationally ranked opponents during Florida holiday tournament

By Brandon Parker  |  09:20 AM ET, 12/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Paul VI

Posted at 08:39 AM ET, 12/06/2013

Paul VI’s Kevin Dorsey serves as floor general

Fresh off an impressive offseason, junior point guard Kevin Dorsey looks to lead top-ranked Paul VI back to the WCAC championship.

By Brandon Parker  |  08:39 AM ET, 12/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Letters of Interest, Paul VI

Posted at 05:59 PM ET, 11/07/2013

Paul VI forward Quadree Smith chooses UNC-Greensboro

Talented Paul VI senior forward Quadree Smith commits to the school that offered him his first scholarship during a breakout campaign last year.

By Brandon Parker  |  05:59 PM ET, 11/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Paul VI

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 10/26/2013

Paul VI junior Marcus Derrickson commits to Georgetown basketball

Highly touted Paul VI forward Marcus Derrickson chose the Hoyas after attending their Midnight Madness event on Friday.

By Brandon Parker  |  04:30 PM ET, 10/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Paul VI

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 10/22/2013

Paul VI’s Franklin Howard attends Syracuse’s Orange Madness

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Paul VI junior G/F Franklin Howard visited Syracuse’s Orange Madness, one of several planned visits this fall for the coveted recruit as he recovers from ACL surgery.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:30 AM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Paul VI

Posted at 10:05 AM ET, 07/31/2013

Paul VI G/F Franklin Howard to have knee surgery

BOYS’ BASKETBALL | Highly touted recruit Franklin Howard is expected to be sidelined for 4-5 months after rupturing the ACL in his left knee at the Peach Jam.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:05 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Paul VI

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 07/08/2013

Paul VI's Ethan Powley among local standouts at Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic

Paul VI grad Ethan Powley helped the boys’ South team to victory at Saturday's Under Armour Lacrosse Classic. Zoe Stukenberg, left, had a goal and an assist in the girls’ game.

By Eric Detweiler  |  11:31 AM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Lacrosse, marriotts ridge, Paul VI, St. Mary's-Annapolis, St. Stephen's/St. Agnes

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 07/08/2013

Josh Reaves carves out bigger role with Paul VI baskeball team

BOYS’ BASKETBALL | After patiently waiting and learning last season, Paul VI rising junior Josh Reaves is ready to make an impact for the Panthers.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:28 AM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boys' Basketball, C.H. Flowers, Paul VI, St. John's

Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 07/02/2013

Several local hoops standouts on the move for next season

St. John's, Paul VI and St. Stephen's/St. Agnes are among schools boosted by offseason transfers.

By Brandon Parker  |  10:32 AM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boys' Basketball, Good Counsel, Montrose Christian, Paul VI, Potomac Falls, St. John's, St. Stephen's/St. Agnes

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 06/11/2013

Brothers Connor, James Murphy take separate routes to All-Met honors

Paul VI senior Connor Murphy earned All-Met honors in lacrosse to match his brother James, a Robinson freshman swimmer.

By Eric Detweiler  |  09:02 AM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Lacrosse, Paul VI, Robinson, Swimming

Posted at 11:13 AM ET, 05/20/2013

St. Stephen's/St. Agnes senior Carly Reed finishes career with 475 goals, another VISAA title

St. Stephen's/St. Agnes senior Carly Reed wrapped up her high school lacrosse career on Saturday with 475 goals, which is believe to be a four-year national high school record.

By Eric Detweiler  |  11:13 AM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Flint Hill, Foxcroft, Lacrosse, Paul VI, St. Stephen's/St. Agnes

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 08:55 AM ET, 05/06/2013

O'Connell's Melo Trimble, Potomac's Dion Wiley lead class of 2014 basketball prospects

LETTERS OF INTEREST | With the AAU circuit underway and college coaches on the recruiting trail, see which local boys’ basketball players are primed for a big summer.

By Brandon Parker  |  08:55 AM ET, 05/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Boys' Basketball, DeMatha, Gonzaga, Montrose Christian, O'Connell, Paul VI, Potomac (Md.), Rowing, st. albans, St. John's, Theodore Roosevelt, Track & Field, westfield

Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 04/30/2013

Paul VI’s Braedon Lawson one out shy of consecutive no-hitters

Paul VI pitcher Braedon Lawson came within one out of throwing consecutive no-hitters.

By Preston Williams  |  05:00 PM ET, 04/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Braedon Lawson, Paul VI

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 04/29/2013

Capital Classic: News and notes from the 40th annual all-star game

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Some of the nation's top basketball talent put on a show during crunchtime of the 40th annual contest, which also yielded some recruiting news.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:00 AM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atholton, Boys' Basketball, Chantilly, Crew, Fairfax, Football, Forest Park, Glenelg, Good Counsel, Montrose Christian, National Cathedral, O'Connell, Paul VI, Princeton Day, Riverdale Baptist, Soccer, Softball, South County, Southern, st. albans, St. John's, Track and Field, westfield

Posted at 06:09 PM ET, 04/24/2013

Ariana Freeman feels the love from Louisville

Paul VI junior All-Met guard-forward Ariana Freeman commits to national runner-up Louisville.

By Preston Williams  |  06:09 PM ET, 04/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ariana Freeman, Boys' Basketball, Girls' basketball, Paul VI Catholic

Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 04/23/2013

Maryland offers WCAC guards Tre Campbell, Bryant Crawford, Franklin Howard

The Terps aim to shore up their back court with offers for St. John’s junior Tre Campbell and sophomores Bryant Crawford (Gonzaga) and Franklin Howard (Paul VI).

By Brandon Parker  |  04:31 PM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boys' Basketball, Gonzaga, Maryland, Paul VI, St. John's

Posted at 08:51 AM ET, 04/01/2013

DeMatha's Bradley Keith, Justin Morris make baseball future brighter for Terps

BASEBALL | The duo make DeMatha a threat this spring and will take their talents to Maryland next season.

By Brandon Parker  |  08:51 AM ET, 04/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Crew, DeMatha, Lacrosse, Landon, Madison, Paul VI

Posted at 02:26 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Paul VI's Ethan Powley out with broken jaw

Paul VI senior Ethan Powley, a Duke commit, was injured in what his coach called a freak accident. He is expected to miss five to six weeks.

By Eric Detweiler  |  02:26 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boys Lacrosse, Lacrosse, Paul VI

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 03/18/2013

What was the top play of the basketball season?

VIDEO | We take a look back at the best plays of the 2012-13 basketball season. Cast your vote for which play was best.

By Nick Plum  |  11:39 AM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, calvert, Eleanor Roosevelt, Loudoun County, O'Connell, Paul VI Catholic, St. John's, Stonewall Jackson, Thomas Jefferson, Wheaton

Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 03/07/2013

Ariana Freeman impressed with turnout at WVU

Paul VI forward encouraged by record crowd for WVU women's game.

By Preston Williams  |  02:07 PM ET, 03/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ariana Freeman, Basketball, paul vi basketball, west virginia basketball

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

Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 02/22/2013

All-Met girls' basketball progress report

Four of the area's best players delivered strong late-season performances this past week.

By Roman Stubbs  |  04:13 PM ET, 02/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ariana Freeman, Basketball, Breyana Mason, Forest Park, Girls' basketball, Lindsay Allen, Nicole Floyd, Paul VI Catholic, St. John's, Stonewall Jackson

Posted at 08:59 AM ET, 02/15/2013

Letters of Interest: Lindsay Allen of St. John's adds McDonald's all-American to list of accolades

LETTERS OF INTEREST | St. John's point guard Lindsay Allen describes being selected to the McDonald's all-American Game as "surreal."

By Brandon Parker  |  08:59 AM ET, 02/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Centreville, Chantilly, Gar-Field, Girls' basketball, Gonzaga, Herndon, Lake Braddock, Madison, Maret, O'Connell, Oakton, Paul VI, Potomac (Va.), Princeton Day, Riverdale Baptist, Robinson, South Lakes, St. John's, The Potomac School, W.T. Woodson

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 02/13/2013

Roddy Peters, Kris Jenkins highlight local talent in latest ESPN player rankings

Suitland's Roddy Peters, Gonzaga's Kris Jenkins and Montrose Christian's Ishmail Wainright are some of the top local players listed in ESPN's latest high school player rankings.

By Brandon Parker  |  02:55 PM ET, 02/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boys' Basketball, DeMatha, Gonzaga, Montrose Christian, Paul VI, Potomac (Md.), Sidwell Friends, Suitland