Football in the news

Assault charge against Bullis football coach dropped

Pat Cilento was placed on administrative leave in early June.
Samantha Pell ·
July 19, 2019

Petey Jones, star on 'Remember the Titans' football team, dies at 65

Jones was a long-time fixture in Alexandria community, returning to T.C. Williams as a security officer.
Roman Stubbs ·
July 2, 2019

Damascus football forced to forfeit first game after holding illegal practice

Already under probation after five of its players were charged with rape last fall, the Montgomery County program is in hot water again.
Roman Stubbs ·
June 13, 2019

Bullis head football coach placed on administrative leave as he faces second-degree assault charge

Patrick Cilento has been the head coach at Bullis since 2010.
Samantha Pell ·
June 7, 2019

The school district that hired Art Briles says it vetted him 'to the best of our ability'

The Texas high school that hired Briles to coach its football team didn't interview Baylor victims or NCAA investigators.
Matt Bonesteel ·
May 29, 2019

Bryson Shaw will play football at Ohio State. But not before one final game with Bullis lacrosse.

The two-sport star leads the Bulldogs into the Geico Nationals championship match.
David J. Kim ·
May 28, 2019

As ACL tears pile up, doctors and coaches worry that kids are playing too much basketball

Year-round basketball schedules are putting young athletes at risk of knee injuries. "We are pushing our kids to the limit," says one doctor.
Samantha Pell ·
May 24, 2019

Friendly rivalry motivates Westfield, which beats Madison to stay atop Concorde District

Seniors Danny Leo and Joe Clancy pace the Bulldogs, and Leo’s two scoreless innings of relief close the door on the Warhawks.
Kyle Melnick ·
May 1, 2019

From Slovakia to Woodbridge, foreign exchange student rediscovers her tennis swing

Lenka Kozacenkova has been a revelation for the Woodbridge girls' tennis team - and a welcome addition to a host family that includes a teammate.
Daniel Oyefusi ·
May 1, 2019

Damascus football's Bryan Bresee, one of the nation's top recruits, commits to Clemson

The defensive end plans to join the ACC powerhouse in 2020
Kyle Melnick ·
April 24, 2019