Football in the news

Two high school football players, separated by 1,000 miles, die after games over weekend

A 16-year-old in Oklahoma suffered a traumatic brain injury following a collision, and a 17-year-old in West Virginia collapsed after complaining of dizziness.
Roman Stubbs ·
September 17, 2019

Arizona high school coach accused of emailing team plans to opposing coaches

A school district investigation has yet to determine a motive, however.
Matt Bonesteel ·
September 17, 2019

High school football notebook: Three years after going winless, Magruder is off to a perfect start

Also, C.H. Flowers is appealing its coach's suspension, Lake Braddock's defense speeds up, and Georgetown Prep finds its quarterback.
Washington Post Staff ·
September 17, 2019

Football Top 20: Gonzaga remains No. 1 after win over rival Georgetown Prep

St. John's and Good Counsel fall as the WCAC's rigorous nonconference schedule continues.
Washington Post Staff ·
September 17, 2019

No. 1 Gonzaga asserts dominance in second half to beat rival Georgetown Prep

The Eagles trailed at the half before zooming ahead to a 31-7 win to remain unbeaten.
Jake Lourim ·
September 14, 2019

Freedom-Woodbridge stays cool down the stretch, kicks game-winner to top Colonial Forge

The Eagles, coming off a Class 6 championship game appearance last year, earned a big victory over another Virginia power.
Michael Errigo ·
September 16, 2019

Freedom-Woodbridge stays cool down the stretch, kicks game-winner to top Colonial Forge

The Eagles, coming off a Class 6 championship game appearance last year, earned a big victory over another Virginia power.
Michael Errigo ·
September 14, 2019

Damascus can’t hang with Marquez Cooper, whose 3 TDs propel Quince Orchard

In battle between Montgomery County powers, Cougars win, 21-7
Kyle Melnick ·
September 14, 2019

For high school football coaches in their 20s, being relatable goes a long way

Michael Errigo ·
September 12, 2019

High school football notebook: Kennedy scores first victory in 721 days

Washington Post Staff ·
September 9, 2019