Wise football coach DaLawn Parrish can't say enough about the great experience he had playing high school football at Howard.
The Baltimore Sun's Defensive Player of the Year as a senior in 1994, Parrish was a free safety known for touchdown-saving tackles. He also played quarterback and returned punts. In his junior year, the Lions won the Howard County championship and qualified for the playoffs for the first time in 19 years.
Now, his alma mater is in the state championship game for the first time since 1975. Parrish is happy about that -- to a point.
His alma mater is about to face his team when Howard plays Wise for the Class 4A football championship Friday at...