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BOYS’ BASKETBALL | The senior guard hits three three-pointers in the third quarter to help the Cadets fend off a late rally from the top-ranked Stags in Hyattsville.

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Kaila Charles wills Riverdale Baptist to comeback victory over Forestville

GIRLS’ BASKETBALL | The All-Met scores 34 points, including 13 during a decisive 17-1 run to close the game, to lift the No. 5 Crusaders past the No. 4 Knights.

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The Eagles notched an impressive win over Riverdale Baptist on Friday while the Braves and Lions are atop their respective league standings.

Freshman Eli Guttentag’s first-period pin against Whitman helped Bethesda-Chevy Chase win the Montgomery South division and crack the Top 10 team rankings this week.

The Bulldogs’ senior is playing — and feeling — better than ever while the Tartans stunned Holton-Arms in their league championship game.

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The senior forward will play at the Naval Academy, just like his father, Vernon Butler.

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Four local players committed to the Golden Eagles in January and February.

Eastern’s Jamarko Pickett enjoys a breakthrough, on the court and the recruiting trail

The 6-foot-8 forward has the Ramblers in the thick of the DCIAA boys' basketball race and is starting to generate serious college interest after an impressive month.

Powerful junior DE Tyree Johnson is next in line for St. John’s defense

The Cadets junior hopes to follow in the footsteps of coveted Alabama recruit Terrell Hall by using a big offseason to pile up major FBS offers.

The senior point guard and Rice commit is the heart of the Knights attack.

Four local players committed to the Golden Eagles in January and February.

BOYS’ BASKETBALL | The senior guard hits three three-pointers in the third quarter to help the Cadets fend off a late rally from the top-ranked Stags in Hyattsville.

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Kaila Charles wills the Crusaders to a comeback victory over the Knights.

The 6-foot-8 forward has the Ramblers in the thick of the DCIAA boys' basketball race and is starting to generate serious college interest after an impressive month.

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