Bob Hough

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Bob Hough is the high school sports editor for Capital Gazette. He can be reached at 410-280-5923.

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  • Glenelg boys lacrosse rolls past Broadneck, 16-3

    Glenelg boys lacrosse rolls past Broadneck, 16-3

    Playing against Anne Arundel County competition hasn’t gone too well the last two years for the Glenelg boys lacrosse team. While the Gladiators have loftier goals after coming a goal short of a state title last year, they feel a lot better following their first trip to Anne Arundel County this...

  • Hot-shooting River Hill boys basketball knocks off Old Mill

    Hot-shooting River Hill boys basketball knocks off Old Mill

    Sometimes it’s good to just give good shooters the green light. After hitting just two 3-pointers in the first half of Wednesday’s game with Old Mill, visiting River Hill took control of the game in the second half by hitting six more and rode its hot shooting to a 53-44 victory. Jacob Krause led...

  • Howard girls basketball rolls past Old Mill to stay unbeaten

    Howard girls basketball rolls past Old Mill to stay unbeaten

    ELLICOTT CITY — Howard’s one-point victory over Old Mill last year was one of the better games played in the competition between Anne Arundel and Howard counties. The same cannot be said for this year’s meeting. Host Howard got out of the gate quickly by scoring the game’s first eight points and...

  • Atholton volleyball sweeps Broadneck to remain undefeated

    Atholton volleyball sweeps Broadneck to remain undefeated

    Though one team won and another lost, both the Atholton and Broadneck volleyball teams left Broadneck’s gymnasium on Tuesday feeling accomplished. Howard County’s Atholton, the defending Class 3A state champions, fought through three tight games and swept the Bruins, 25-19, 25-19, 27-25. The Raiders...

  • Broadneck boys lacrosse holds off Howard, 11-10

    Broadneck boys lacrosse holds off Howard, 11-10

    The final horn couldn’t have come soon enough for Broadneck’s boys lacrosse team on Tuesday. After leading by as many as seven goals three minutes into the fourth quarter, the Bruins watched Howard come storming back and were forced to hang for an 11-10 victory. Broadneck (3-0) had an 11-5 lead...

  • Johnson pin seals 1A/2A South region dual title for Oakland Mills wrestling

    Johnson pin seals 1A/2A South region dual title for Oakland Mills wrestling

    LAPLATA — With two bouts left, the path to the state semifinals was clear for Paul Johnson and the Oakland Mills wrestling team. After LaPlata had recorded a pin and a decision to battle back from a nine-point deficit, Wednesday’s Class 2A/1A South Region final was tied at 30 and came down to the...

  • Siegrist leads as Seahawks hand Wildcats 1st county loss

    There's not a whole lot that Savannah Siegrist doesn't do on the volleyball court. Siegrist was among the leaders in most statistical categories on Monday and helped No. 1 South River knock off No. 4 Arundel in four sets in a battle of two of the county's three undefeated teams in county play. Siegrist...

  • Atholton volleyball falls to South River

    Atholton volleyball falls to South River

    Volleyball matches like the one on Tuesday between South River and Atholton is an example of the kind of contests organizers had in mind when coming up with the new schedule agreement with Anne Arundel and Howard counties. In a matchup between two of the top five teams in the metro area according...

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