Recruiting Insider: Potomac (Md.)


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 10:39 AM ET, 03/21/2014

Inaugural Crab Ball Classic pits D.C.-area’s finest against Baltimore’s best in basketball showdown

The inaugural Crab Ball Classic at DeMatha Friday night matches a group of Baltimore-area All-Stars with D.C.-area standouts in a clash for Maryland supremacy.

By Chelsea Janes  |  10:39 AM ET, 03/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  C.H. Flowers, Clinton Christian, DeMatha, Gonzaga, Potomac (Md.), Springbrook, St. John's, Wise

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 03/19/2014

Potomac (Md.) RB Kesean Strong lands Toledo offer

Wolverines running back Kesean Strong got his first offer Tuesday with an unexpected phone call from the Rockets.

By Chelsea Janes  |  08:45 AM ET, 03/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kesean Strong, Potomac (Md.)

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 03/07/2014

Recruits lead teams into Maryland region finals

A cast of high-profile recruits leads area teams into the Maryland boys’ regional finals. Here’s a look at the names you need to know.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:16 AM ET, 03/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Annapolis, Central, Clarksburg, DuVal, Maryland boys' playoffs, Oakland Mills, Potomac (Md.), Reservoir, Severna Park, Springbrook, Westlake, Whitman, Wise

Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 02/05/2014

National Signing Day: A look ahead to Tim Settle, Adam McLean and the top Class of 2015 recruits

With National Signing Day wrapping up, here’s a look at a deep and talented Class of 2015, led by linemen Tim Settle (Stonewall Jackson), Adam McLean (Quince Orchard) and Richie Petitbon (Gonzaga).

By Tariq Lee  |  04:00 PM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Briar Woods, Broad Run, Bullis, Centreville, Damascus, DeMatha, Dominion, Eleanor Roosevelt, Friendship Collegiate, Gaithersburg, Gonzaga, H.D. Woodson, Hylton, Lake Braddock, Potomac (Md.), Quince Orchard, Stone Bridge, Stonewall Jackson

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 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 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 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 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 09:40 AM ET, 11/15/2013

Maryland recruit Dion Wiley (Potomac) one of several locals to sign National Letters-of-Intent this week

Potomac All-Met guard and Maryland recruit Dion Wiley was one of a number of top local basketball players to make their commitments to Division I schools official this week.

By Chelsea Janes  |  09:40 AM ET, 11/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boys' Basketball, Letters of Interest, Potomac (Md.)

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 09:05 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 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 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 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 10:24 AM ET, 06/07/2013

Potomac (Md.) All-Met Dion Wiley orally commits to Maryland

Potomac (Md.) All-Met Dion Wiley orally committed to the University of Maryland on Friday morning.

By Eric Detweiler  |  10:24 AM ET, 06/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boys' Basketball, Potomac (Md.)

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 09:01 AM ET, 04/23/2013

Jerome Dews, Dionzae Foote' and Keiron Howard of Potomac (Md.) football drawing college interest

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Jerome Dews, Dionzae Foote' and Keiron Howard of Potomac (Md.) are all drawing college football interest.

By Eric Detweiler  |  09:01 AM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, Langley, Maret, Potomac (Md.), Riverdale Baptist, Stone Bridge

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 04/02/2013

Potomac's Dion Wiley aims to build on strong junior season

After a strong junior season, Potomac (Md.) guard Dion Wiley hopes to carry it over to the AAU circuit.

By Eric Detweiler  |  08:58 AM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boys' Basketball, Potomac (Md.)

Posted at 12:20 PM ET, 03/18/2013

Romone Saunders stays under the radar for star-studded Potomac (Md.)

Senior Romone Saunders hasn't received as much recruiting attention as some of his teammates, but he hopes to play college basketball next season.

By Eric Detweiler  |  12:20 PM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Potomac (Md.)

Posted at 12:28 PM ET, 03/15/2013

Randall Broddie shines in first season at Potomac (Md.)

Point guard Randall Broddie shook off early foul trouble to help Potomac (Md.) clinch a spot in the Maryland 3A final.

By Eric Detweiler  |  12:28 PM ET, 03/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Potomac (Md.)

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 02/20/2013

Letters of Interest: Georgetown, Indiana high on Gonzaga's Bryant Crawford

LETTERS OF INTEREST | After missing his freshman season with a broken leg, Gonzaga's Bryant Crawford has emerged as one of the area's top recruits with offers from Georgetown and Indiana.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:00 AM ET, 02/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Eleanor Roosevelt, George Mason, Gonzaga, Potomac (Md.), Robinson, Sidwell Friends, South County, South Lakes, Stonewall Jackson, W.T. Woodson, Wakefield

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