‘California,’ here they come

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Breeders’ Cup Classic will show what Triple Crown didn’t: California Chrome isn’t best in 3-year-old class.

Sports photo galleries

Maroon grab IAC title

Josh Szymczak and Gaetan Roux found the net for Episcopal’s boys’ soccer team

In a segregated zone, meeting man to man

In a South Carolina county, one school is mostly white, the other mostly black, and the common language is football.

World Series celebrations turn violent in San Francisco

There were several reports of fires being set after the San Francisco Giants won the World Series.

San Francisco Giants are the champions

Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants defeat the Kansas City Royals in Game 7 to win the World Series.

Quince Orchard field hockey tops Springbrook for Maryland 4A West title

Brooke and Skylar Saffer both score to help Quince Orchard beat Springbrook in the 4A West region title game

The Washington Wizards 2014-15 roster

A look at the Wizards roster that features a mix of veterans and a highly-touted backcourt of John Wall and Bradley Beal.

Washington defeats Dallas

Colt McCoy and the Redskins upset the Cowboys, 20-17, in overtime.

No. 10 DeMatha comes from behind to beat No. 3 Gonzaga

Running back Lorenzo Harrison rushes for 155 yards, two TDs to lead the Stags to victory.

West Springfield rolls past Annandale, 35-10

Spartans’ high-powered offense leads to a huge road victory over the Atoms.

Broadneck routs No. 15 Arundel 42-14

Broadneck’s defense stifles Arundel’s high-octane attack.

Keeling Pilaro finds a home with Episcopal’s field hockey team

The 16-year-old field hockey talent can’t play on the Episocal girls’ team, but is contributing to the team in many ways.

No. 4 Good Counsel Tops O’Connell 1-0

Late penalty kick leads to Falcons’ sixth win in last seven matches

Sports videos

Trevon Diggs fitting in at Avalon

Trevon Diggs fitting in at Avalon

After transferring to The Avalon School from Wootton following his sophomore year, Trevon Diggs continues to improve on and off the field.
Giants win third World Series in five years

Giants win third World Series in five years

Madison Bumgarner shined Wednesday night, pitching the San Francisco Giants to their third World Series win in five years with a 3-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals in Game 7.
Giants fans celebrate World Series win

Giants fans celebrate World Series win

San Francisco Giants’ World Series win sent fans pouring into the streets to celebrate. The Giants beat the Royals 3-2 in Kansas City on Wednesday night.
Breaking bread, bridging a divide

Breaking bread, bridging a divide

Two football teams, one mostly white, one mostly black, find common ground at an annual dinner.
Trevon Diggs fitting in at Avalon

Trevon Diggs fitting in at Avalon

After transferring to The Avalon School from Wootton following his sophomore year, Trevon Diggs continues to improve on and off the field.
Did Josh Earnest 'jinx' the Royals?

Did Josh Earnest 'jinx' the Royals?

During the daily briefing on Wednesday, White House press secretary Josh Earnest said going into Game 7 of the World Series that it was "the greatest day in the baseball season," prompting ABC reporter Jonathan Karl to ask, "Did you just jinx the Royals?"
Ponies take over Verizon Center

Ponies take over Verizon Center

In addition to hockey, the Verizon Center also hosts child jockeys racing their ponies.
Putin vows to have 2018 World Cup ready on time

Putin vows to have 2018 World Cup ready on time

At a meeting of Russian and FIFA officials, Russian President Vladimir Putin said preparations for the 2018 World Cup will be completed on time.
Royals force Game 7 with win over Giants

Royals force Game 7 with win over Giants

The Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco Giants are all set for the seventh and final game of the World Series Wednesday night in Kansas City. The Royals beat the Giants, 10-0, on Tuesday.
Fantasy picks for this week

Fantasy picks for this week

Thanks to 11 passes from Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, Brandon LaFell is now considered a WR1.