Sports photo galleries

Patriot tops Forest Park, 55-49

No. 10 Pioneers open the season with a win against the Bruins in an overtime thriller.

Redskins vs. Buccaneers

Washington defeats Tampa Bay, 24-10, in the preseason finale.

2014 U.S. Open Championships

American Serena Williams cruises into third round with victory over compatriot Vania King.

Ledecky leads strong U.S. showing in Australia

The Bethesda, Md., swimmer and Team USA are off to a good start at the Pan Pacific Championships.

New high schools work to build football foundations

Rock Ridge and St. Charles open this fall, but both football practice is already well underway.

Redskins fall to the Ravens 23-17 in third preseason game

The contest is likely the starters’ final dress rehearsal for the regular season.

Nationals heat up in August

Using a mixture of routs and walk-offs, Washington builds an impressive winning streak at 10 games to match the franchise record.

Redskins vs. Browns

The Washington Redskins take on the Cleveland Browns at FedEx Field

The 26th man

Washington Nationals hopeful Tyler Moore’s major league dreams meet minor league reality.

Oscar Pistorius on trial

The Olympic athlete faces charges of premeditated murder in the Valentine’s Day 2013 shooting of his girlfriend.

Redskins manhandle Patriots in first preseason game

Washington led New England for the entire game in its 23-6 preseason win.

First-year coach gives Avalon football a new look

Several talented transfers have followed Tyree Spinner, who was let go by Wootton last year, to the small, all-boys private school.

Sports videos

Stone Bridge, Chantilly face off in preseason scrimmage

Stone Bridge, Chantilly face off in preseason scrimmage

The Bulldogs succeeded in executing their single-wing offense against the Chargers' defense.
Stone Bridge, Chantilly face off in preseason scrimmage

Stone Bridge, Chantilly face off in preseason scrimmage

The Bulldogs succeeded in executing their single-wing offense against the Chargers' defense.
Chicago celebrates Little League champions

Chicago celebrates Little League champions

Thousands turned out to honor Chicago’s Little League champions on Wednesday. The team was welcomed by a parade and rally.
RGIII on the decline

RGIII on the decline

The Post discusses which NFL players are moving up and down on the fantasy football draft board.
Starters to sit in Redskins' preseason finale

Starters to sit in Redskins' preseason finale

The Washington Post's Jason Reid and Mike Jones break down the Redskins' final preseason game against the Buccaneers.
Swimmers survive the mud at World Bog Snorkeling Championship

Swimmers survive the mud at World Bog Snorkeling Championship

A British swimmer set a new world record and beat more than 150 competitors at the World Bog Snorkeling Championships in Wales.
Ferrick ready to start at quarterback for Centreville

Ferrick ready to start at quarterback for Centreville

The Wildcats' Joe Ferrick has only his senior season to prove himself at the quarterback position, but he has the added pressure of starting for a team that went undefeated and won the Virginia 6A state title in 2013.
Top Plays returns for third football season

Top Plays returns for third football season

Host B.J. Koubaroulis introduces Top Plays for the 2014 football season and explains how to submit video for consideration.
Previewing Loudoun County football

Previewing Loudoun County football

Host Jessica Honesty and Tariq Lee preview high school football for the 2014 season in the Loudoun County area.
Previewing Washington, D.C., football

Previewing Washington, D.C., football

Host Jessica Honesty and Tariq Lee preview high school football for the 2014 season in the Washington, D.C., area.