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Chris Jones (football, punter)

Carver football goes from winless to 8-0

Carver football goes from winless to 8-0

At this time last season, Carver's football team stood on the verge of an 0-10 season. Now, the Bears are undefeated and fighting for a playoff berth. The turnaround from winless to 8-0 has been helped along by the Bears' drop from Baltimore City’s Division I to Division III, but new coach Ron Wallace said it's also fueled by players moving up from a junior varsity team that finished 8-2 last season in the top division. “When I looked at the schedule I thought it would help us be competitive,” Wallace said. “The varsity didn’t win any games, but the JV was pretty competitive, so we built this varsity around those JV guys.” Wallace,...