In the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference championship game Monday, St. John’s left no doubt which team is the area’s best, defeating McNamara, 66-51, for its third straight league title.
Elsewhere, New Hope won the National Association of Christian Athletes Division I championship with an overtime victory against Riverdale Baptist. Georgetown Visitation claimed its 13th consecutive Independent School League AA title, while Maret took the A division. Friendship Collegiate won the Public Charter School Athletic Association crown.
The D.C. State Athletic Association tournaments occur this week, with St. John’s the favorite to repeat in AA and Model the top seed in A. The Maryland public school postseason also begins this week.
For the third consecutive year, the Cadets won the WCAC championship.
All of the Mustangs’ losses have come against St. John’s, including in the WCAC championship.
Coach Sam Caldwell defeated his former team, Riverdale Baptist, to win the NACA Division I crown.
For the second consecutive year, the Eagles beat Freedom-South Riding to continue their Virginia Class 5 postseason run.
After beating Tennessee power Hamilton Heights, the Crusaders fell to New Hope in overtime in the NACA Division I championship game.
In their region semifinal, the Vikings got past West Springfield, 50-42.
For the 13th consecutive year, the Cubs won the ISL AA title.
Guard Sonia Smith dropped 41 points in an 83-51 win over Maret.
With a 57-43 loss to Edison, the Eagles’ undefeated run ended.
The Panthers fell to McNamara for the third time this season in the WCAC semifinals.
Four Bulldogs scored in double figures during their 67-19 win over Richard Montgomery.
With a 72-40 win over Potomac (Md.), the Yellow Jackets finished Prince George’s County play undefeated.
For the third time this season, the Cardinals fell by 15 or more points to St. John’s.
Guard Latavia Jackson notched 20 points and eight rebounds in the Eagles’ 67-38 win over La Plata.
A year after winning five games, the Frogs claimed the ISL A crown.
About a month after losing to South River by a point, the Patriots beat the Seahawks for the Anne Arundel County championship.
Four Clippers scored in double figures during their 72-12 rout of Fairmont Heights.
The Seahawks split their two meetings with Old Mill this season.
For the second time in four days, the Jaguars took down Eleanor Roosevelt.
Amalia Makrigiorgos scored a game-high 15 points in the Warhawks’ 60-38 win over Chantilly.
Dropped out: No. 14 Sidwell Friends (22-6), No. 17 Rock Creek Christian (13-8)
On the bubble: T.C. Williams, Howard, South Lakes, Dunbar