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Football: By The Numbers for Week 2

Football: By The Numbers for Week 2

In Week Two of the high school football season, things calmed down a bit after a wild opening weekend. There were few surprises in the win and loss columns this past week but plenty of standout performances on the field.

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Football: How the Top 15 fared this week

Football: How the Top 15 fared this week

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Old Mill's Ludwig, Marrocco team up to win Ravens' QB Challenge

Old Mill's Ludwig, Marrocco team up to win Ravens' QB Challenge

On Friday nights, Brady Ludwig and David Marrocco are both quarterbacks for Old Mill's football team, but Thursday night they teamed up to win the Ravens' High School QB Challenge over Anne Arundel County rival Arundel.

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Curley coach Sean Murphy named to head Team Maryland in the Big 33 Classic

Curley coach Sean Murphy named to head Team Maryland in the Big 33 Classic

Archbishop Curley football coach Sean Murphy jokes that he would rather coach Team Maryland in the Big 33 All-Star Classic two or three years from now.

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With Boys' Latin lacrosse coach Bob Shriver set to retire after one more season, the school begins search for new coach

With Boys' Latin lacrosse coach Bob Shriver set to retire after one more season, the school begins search for new coach

Boys' Latin is seeking a new varsity lacrosse coach, beginning in the 2015-16 school year.

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Westminster coach Brad Wilson named Ravens' Coach of the Week

Westminster coach Brad Wilson named Ravens' Coach of the Week

Westminster's Brad Wilson has been named the season's first Ravens' High School Coach of the Week after the Owls' 21-19 victory at Middletown Friday night snapped the Knights' 36-game winning streak, the longest active streak in Maryland.

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Arundel, Old Mill next up in the Ravens' QB Challenge on Thursday

Arundel, Old Mill next up in the Ravens' QB Challenge on Thursday

Before they take the field for their regular season matchup Friday night, Arundel quarterback Anthony Messenger and Old Mill quarterback Brady Ludwig will battle it out in the Ravens' High School QB Challenge on Thursday night at halftime of the Ravens-Steelers game at M&T Bank Stadium

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McDonogh-St. Paul's boys soccer rivalry continues today

McDonogh-St. Paul's boys soccer rivalry continues today

It didn't take long for the McDonogh and St. Paul's boys soccer teams to develop a special rivalry.

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Vote for the High School Football Game of the Week

Vote for the High School Football Game of the Week

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Calvert Hall, St. Joe, Westminster soar in state football poll

Calvert Hall, St. Joe, Westminster soar in state football poll

Calvert Hall, Mount St. Joseph and Westminster made tremendous leaps in this week's Maryland High School Football Media State Poll after scoring big upsets over the weekend.

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Westminster snaps another team's streak of more than 30 wins

Westminster snaps another team's streak of more than 30 wins

Where have I heard this before? Westminster's football team takes on an opponent with a winning streak of at least 30 games and pulls off the upset.

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McDonogh's Durham wins season's first Ravens QB Challenge

McDonogh's Durham wins season's first Ravens QB Challenge

McDonogh quarterback Jansen Durham connected with teammate Kareem Montgomery to win the first Ravens' QB Challenge over their rivals from Mount St. Joseph Sunday at halftime of the Ravens-Bengals game.

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Football: How the Top 15 Fared

Football: How the Top 15 Fared

The first full weekend of high school football proved tough for the The Baltimore Sun's top five preseason teams. Only five of our 15 ranked teams lost, but four of them were in the top five.

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Football: By The Numbers for Week 1

Football: By The Numbers for Week 1

The high school football season got off to a wild start over the weekend with upsets, broken winning streaks and a few plays that surely will stand among the year's most exciting highlights.

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Mount Saint Joseph football postponed until Monday by storms

Mount Saint Joseph football postponed until Monday by storms

Saturday night's football game between Mount Saint Joseph and Bullis has been postponed by repeated thunderstorms and will be played Monday at 4:30 p.m. at Bullis.

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Baltimore County boys and girls soccer outlooks

Baltimore County boys and girls soccer outlooks

This week, Varsity Letters will take a look at the boys and girls soccer outlooks in various counties and leagues in the Baltimore area. In the final installment, here's a closer look at the boys and girls soccer outlooks in Baltimore County:

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Severna Park wins division at Kutztown, Loyola wins Seahawk Invitational

Severna Park wins division at Kutztown, Loyola wins Seahawk Invitational

The top-ranked Severna Park boys cross country team won their division at the Kutztown University (Pa.) Farm Course on Saturday.

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Carroll County boys and girls soccer previews

Carroll County boys and girls soccer previews

This week, Varsity Letters will take an in-depth look at the boys and girls soccer outlooks in various counties and leagues in the Baltimore area.

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Football By the Numbers preseason edition

Football By the Numbers preseason edition

As public school teams get ready to kick off their seasons Friday, high school football will be in full swing this weekend. That means it's time for another edition of Football By The Numbers.

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McDonogh football ready to debut Friday night lights

McDonogh football ready to debut Friday night lights

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MIAA A Conference soccer preview

MIAA A Conference soccer preview

This week, Varsity Letters will take an in-depth look at the boys and girls soccer outlooks in various counties and leagues in the Baltimore area. On Thursday, the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland and Maryland interscholastic Athletic Association A Conferences will be featured.

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IAAM A Conference girls soccer preview

IAAM A Conference girls soccer preview

This week, Varsity Letters will take an in-depth look at the boys and girls soccer outlooks in various counties and leagues in the Baltimore area. On Thursday, the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference and the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference will be featured.

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Football Top 5: A look at No. 1 McDonogh

Football Top 5: A look at No. 1 McDonogh

By now there's not a lot of surprise left in revealing the No. 1 team in The Baltimore Sun's preseason high school football Top 10.

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Howard County girls soccer preview

Howard County girls soccer preview

This week, Varsity Letters will take an in-depth look at the boys and girls soccer programs in various counties and leagues in the Baltimore area. On Wednesday, Howard County will be featured. Also, please be sure to check out the complete boys and girls soccer preview section, which is online now and running in today's print edition of The Baltimore Sun.

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Howard County boys soccer preview

This week, Varsity Letters will take an in-depth look at the boys and girls soccer programs in various counties and leagues in the Baltimore area. On Wednesday, Howard County will be featured. Also, please be sure to check out the complete boys and girls soccer preview section, which is online now and running in today's print edition of The Baltimore Sun.

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Football Top 5: A look at No. 2 Gilman

Football Top 5: A look at No. 2 Gilman

We're almost to the No. 1 team in The Baltimore Sun's preseason high school football Top 10. We've reached No. 2 with the most successful MIAA A Conference team over the last 16 years -- Gilman.

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Anne Arundel County girls soccer preview

Anne Arundel County girls soccer preview

This week, Varsity Letters will take an in-depth look at the boys and girls soccer outlooks in various counties and leagues in the Baltimore area. On Tuesday, Anne Arundel County will be featured. Please be sure to check out the complete boys and girls soccer preview section which will appear online Tuesday night and run in Wednesday's print edition of The Baltimore Sun.

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Anne Arundel County boys soccer preview

Anne Arundel County boys soccer preview

This week, Varsity Letters will take an in-depth look at the boys and girls soccer outlooks in various counties and leagues in the Baltimore area. On Tuesday, Anne Arundel County will be featured. Please be sure to check out the complete boys and girls soccer preview section which will appear online Tuesday night and run in Wednesday's print edition of The Baltimore Sun.

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ABOUT THE BLOGGERS


Katherine Dunn joined The Baltimore Sun in 1990 and has been covering high school sports ever since. She also handles the women's lacrosse beat, covering college national championships and the World Cup when it came to Annapolis in 2005.

Glenn Graham has covered high school sports since 1990 for The Baltimore Sun. Graham is a Pennsylvania native and a 1989 graduate of Slippery Rock University. In addition to high schools, he is also the beat reporter for the Baltimore Blast.

Alexander Pyles has overseen The Baltimore Sun's high school sports coverage since 2013. Pyles graduated from UMBC in 2009 and in 2011 earned a master’s degree from Maryland, where he teaches online journalism.

Matt Bracken, The Sun's Director of Audience Engagement & Development, has covered local basketball recruiting since coming to Baltimore in 2007. Bracken graduated from Michigan in 2005 and earned a master's degree in new media journalism from Northwestern in 2006.

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The Baltimore Sun's All-Metro selections in boys and girls lacrosse, baseball, softball, and boys and girls track and field. Other teams are below:
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