With winter weather forecast to begin sometime Friday evening, several area school systems postponed athletic events for this weekend and officials have had to cancel the entire slate of Saturday games at The Basketball Academy.
McDonogh's girls basketball team didn't want to waste any time getting a jump on a talented, young Western team Thursday night.
On a Southwestern team with several girls new to basketball, Taylor Holmes handles a critical role, and it's not always easy.
The senior point guard led the No. 14 Lions to three wins last week, including a 64-57 upset of City. She scored 28 points and contributed three steals and an assist in the win over the Knights. She also had 15 points in a 57-40 win over Oakland Mills and nine points and two steals in a 41-18...
Four local girls lacrosse players have been named to the U.S. Women's National Under-19 Team that will compete for the a fifth straight world championship in Scotland this summer.
When McDonogh's girls basketball team played Archbishop Spalding a month ago, the Cavaliers were within two points late in the fourth quarter before the No. 2 Eagles scored seven straight to finish off the win. Friday night, the Eagles made sure the rematch was never that close.
When Franklin football coach Anthony Burgos scheduled the Indians' 2015 season opener he didn't have far to look for the perfect opponent, McDonogh.
The 5-foot-10 freshman forward-guard has been key to Western's return to prominence in Baltimore City, including two wins over top-10 teams last week. Walton averaged 14.6 points, 5.6 assists and 3.6 rebounds as the Doves defeated No. 6 Poly, 64-62, and No. 9 Archbishop Spalding, 54-50, after...