Recruiting Insider: Wakefield


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 08:59 AM ET, 04/01/2014

Potomac, Edison boast multiple players on Va. 5A All-State basketball team

BASKETBALL | The Potomac (Va.) boys and Edison girls were well represented on the Virginia High School League’s 5A all-state teams.

By Brandon Parker  |  08:59 AM ET, 04/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Edison, Loudoun Valley, Mount Vernon, Potomac (Va.), Wakefield

Posted at 08:17 AM ET, 03/24/2014

Suburban Classic features Northern Virginia’s top girls’ basketball seniors

Northern Virgina’s top seniors take part in the 10th annual Suburban Classic girls’ basketball all-star game.

By Tariq Lee  |  08:17 AM ET, 03/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Broad Run, Centreville, Edison, Freedom-South Riding, Lake Braddock, Lee, Madison, McLean, Mount Vernon, South Lakes, Stonewall Jackson, T.C. Williams, Wakefield, West Springfield

Posted at 09:06 AM ET, 02/25/2014

Virginia 6A and 5A North boys’ region quarterfinal preview

Virginia boys’ playoff hoops action continues with eight excellent quarterfinal matchups Tuesday in the 6A and 5A North regions.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:06 AM ET, 02/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Battlefield, Hayfield, Herndon, Lake Braddock, Mount Vernon, Oakton, Potomac (Va.), Potomac Falls, Robinson, South Lakes, W.T. Woodson, Wakefield

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 09:12 AM ET, 03/01/2013

Letters of Interest: Paint Branch backcourt gaining attention

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Paint Branch guards Kiara Colston and Daisa Harris are one of the area's best backcourt tandems and lead the Panthers into tonight's 4A North region final against Poly.

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:12 AM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  basketball recruiting, Boys' Basketball, calvert, Eleanor Roosevelt, George Mason basketball, George Washington basketball, Girls' basketball, Gwynn Park, Oakland Mills, Paint Branch, St. Joseph's women's basketball, Wakefield

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 02/22/2013

Harlem Shake mania sweeps D.C. area high schools

We pass on some great videos from area high schools. Make sure to send your video our way too.

By Matt McFarland  |  01:31 PM ET, 02/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  W.T. Woodson, Wakefield

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 02/22/2013

Letters of Interest: The anatomy of a college basketball prospect

LETTERS OF INTEREST | Five-star recruits don't always translate to college and NBA success. Read what DeMatha Coach Mike Jones and Montrose Christian Coach Stu Vetter say it takes.

By Brandon Parker  |  09:00 AM ET, 02/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, DeMatha, Edison, Girls' basketball, Montrose Christian, Potomac Falls, Robinson, South County, South Lakes, Stonewall Jackson, W.T. Woodson, Wakefield

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 02/20/2013

Video: Wakefield basketball wins at the buzzer on Re'Quan Hopson's improbable three-pointer

After not attempting a three-pointer all season, Wakefield's Re'Quan Hopson sank the game-winning three in the Warriors' 46-44 win against Langley in Tuesday's Virginia AAA Northern Region quarterfinal.

By Brandon Parker  |  12:32 PM ET, 02/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball, Boys' Basketball, Wakefield

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