After the Dulaney boys track and field team won eight events at the Baltimore County championships and easily won the meet on Jan. 23 with 149 total points, coach Chad Boyle knew his squad would be in the running for a Class 4A state title.
The Lions followed their county crown with a victory in the Class 4A Central Region meet, but their bid for a 4A state title fell short.
Dulaney finished third with 41.50 points. The Lions trailed front-running Northwest (52) and runner-up Henry A. Wise (43).
“We know we let it slip away. I feel like we had a great opportunity to win a state title, but at the same time Northwest is a really, really strong team,” said Boyle, noting...