Donaldson’s ‘shot of my life’ seals Ryder Cup

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Behind Rory McIlroy and rookie Jamie Donaldson, whose 9-iron that settled 2 feet from the cup on the 15th hole, Europe won the Ryder Cup for the third straight time.

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No. 5 Madison downs top-ranked Stone Bridge in four sets

The Warhawks upset the Bulldogs on Monday in Ashburn.

Davey Johnson settles into ‘retirement’

The former Nationals manager is adjusting to life beyond the dugout with his characteristic energy and enthusiasm.

Nationals’ Zimmermann throws no-hitter

In the final game of the regular season, Jordan Zimmermann throws the first no-hitter in Nationals history.

Seniors steal the show at inaugural DCXC event

B-CC’s Nora McUmber and Lake Braddock’s Alex Corbett take first, second in respective races.

Hylton’s 66 points too much for No. 5 Patriot

Bulldog’s running back Ricky Slade rushes for eight scores in 66-41 win.

DeMatha upsets St. John’s, 21-14

No. 14 Stags knock off No. 4 Cadets in a tight, overtime matchup.

Redskins lose big to division foe Giants

New York beats Washington 45-14.

Jeter breaking down barriers for Bladensburg football

The sophomore has earned the respect of her teammates on the field and in the weight room, all while wearing lipstick.

Watkins Mill boys’ soccer team shares a bond through diversity

The Wolverines consist of 25 players whose families are from 18 different countries and have a shared love for the sport.

Redskins vs. Eagles

With Cousins at the helm, the Redskins seek to ride on last week’s momentum for a win against the Philadelphia Eagles in the third game of the season.

Kayla White, No. 6 South River upset No. 1 Severna Park, 3-1

White scored two second-half goals for the Seahawks in a Saturday field hockey matchup against the Falcons

Falls Church holds off McLean, wins 24-20

McLean rallied late but Falls Church held with a late defensive stand

Sports videos

Top Football Plays 2014, Episode 5

Top Football Plays 2014, Episode 5

Host B.J. Koubaroulis runs through the top plays from the week of football in the D.C., Maryland and Virginia area.
Top Football Plays 2014, Episode 5

Top Football Plays 2014, Episode 5

Host B.J. Koubaroulis runs through the top plays from the week of football in the D.C., Maryland and Virginia area.
NFL Commissioner Goodell visits abuse hotline

NFL Commissioner Goodell visits abuse hotline

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell visits the National Domestic Violence Hotline to hear first-hand about domestic abuse.
Beer man dreams of Beltway World Series

Beer man dreams of Beltway World Series

Baseball beer man Howard Hart, 62, has worked as a Beltway vendor for 33 years. After first working Orioles games at Memorial Stadium, he now works as a full-time vendor at Camden Yards and Nationals Park with hopes of watching his two teams play in the World Series.
No. 13 Good Counsel upsets No. 1 Gonzaga, 17-7

No. 13 Good Counsel upsets No. 1 Gonzaga, 17-7

The Falcons held the Eagles to just one scoring drive in the 17-7 victory
Falls Church defeats Yorktown, 28-14

Falls Church defeats Yorktown, 28-14

Will Mejia scored three touchdowns to lead the Jaguars to their first win over the Patriots since 2005, improving to 4-0 this season.
Bullis routs Friendship Collegiate, 42-21

Bullis routs Friendship Collegiate, 42-21

Bulldogs quarterback Dwayne Haskins Jr. throws five touchdowns in a 42-21 win over the Knights.
H.D. Woodson beats Wilson, 42-23

H.D. Woodson beats Wilson, 42-23

The Warriors started strong and never gave up the lead in their victory over the Tigers.
Paint Branch handles Churchill to remain undefeated, 39-29

Paint Branch handles Churchill to remain undefeated, 39-29

The Panthers' uptempo offense was too much for the Bulldogs on Friday night, as Paint Branch came away with a 39-29 victory.
DeMatha beats St.John's in OT showdown

DeMatha beats St.John's in OT showdown

The Stags take down the Cadets for the 20th straight year with a score of 21-14.