| Feb 2, 2012
| 11:15 PM
Bri Jones had 24 points and 11 rebounds to power visiting No. 1 Aberdeen past North Harford, 79-55, Thursday.
Jimmia McCluskey added 18 points for the Eagles (17-0).
No. 2 Digital Harbor 80, Carver 27: A'Lexus Harrison had 25 points and 16 rebounds to...
| Feb 10, 2012
When it was Taariq Mohammed's turn to wrestle in the 3A/4A East regional dual championship match against visiting Stephen Decatur Thursday night, he was more than ready.
First Mohammed and his River Hill teammates had to wait as weather postponed the...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 12:31 PM
We're only about a week away from the county wrestling tournament. That means, one, that these rankings won't mean anything when the kids actually get out there and decide who places where on the mats, and two, the county coaches are going to meet soon to...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 9:39 PM
Class 2A state championships
(Feb. 20, Prince George's Sports Complex)
Girls team scores: 1. Liberty, 80 points; 5. Oakland Mills, 28; 17. Glenelg, 11; 19. Long Reach, 10; 25. Marriotts Ridge, 3.
300: 6. Ade Togun, MR, 43.22.
| Mar 3, 2012
| 7:46 PM
River Hill's heavyweight Jason Johnson looked like a jumping jack as he hopped around the mat at the end of his championship match. The senior was exuberant, punching his hands in the air with both index fingers pointing to the sky.
He had just earned...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 7:51 AM
The Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association wrestling tournament last weekend turned up one four-time champion (Nathan Kraisser of Centennial at 126) and four, two-time champs -- La Plata's Josh Llopez (152), Chesapeake-AA's Alex Rice...
| Mar 7, 2012
State tournament, March 2-3 at Cole Field House
Class 1A/2A team scores: 1. Winters Mill, 115; 4. Oakland Mills, 74; 11. Glenelg, 61; 47. (tie) Marriotts Ridge and Long Reach, 4.
1A/2A place winners:
106: 2. Zach Hensley, OM.
120: 3. Tony...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 1:39 PM
The balance of power in Howard County football has shifted.
On Friday night in Clarksville, visiting Atholton shut out River Hill, 14-0.
Last Oct. 1, Atholton shocked the Hawks, 10-0, ending a 48-game league winning streak.
"Last year was kind of a...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 7:44 PM
Following is the All-Howard County football team, as selected by the county's coaches Wednesday.
(NOTE: The Baltimore Sun's All-Metro team will be announced early next month.)
Player of the Year: Devon Paye, Hammond, RB
First Team QB:...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 8:28 PM
After a two-year break, River Hill is back in a familiar position: playing for a state football title.
River Hill defeated visiting Aberdeen Friday night, 41-7, in a game that was never close.
The Hawks (11-2), who won back-to-back 2A championships in...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 8:07 PM
Two months ago, a state championship was pretty low on the list of priorities for the River Hill football team.
Having lost two games in a row — to Atholton on Sept. 16 and to Hammond a week later to drop to 2-2 — the Hawks' most immediate...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 2:20 PM
In this week's edition of the Howard County Times I previewed the upcoming Thomas Johnson-River Hill 3A state championship football game, Saturday at 7 p.m. at M&T Bank Stadium in downtown Baltimore. That story took more of a narrative approach, but here'...