The fanfare may not always be the same as it is for their varsity counterparts, but for Howard County's junior varsity athletes the importance of their growth on fields and courts around the area remains the foundation for many program's future successes.
This fall was certainly no different for local high school freshmen and sophomores, as players developed and honed the skills they will need to contribute at the next level in years to come.
We contacted each school through its athletic administration and asked for information on their JV teams. Here's what we heard back.
Improving as the season went on, Atholton...