Loch Raven's Chris Simaku booted a ball into the box on a corner kick in the 57th minute of a game played in a steady rain that deflected off the hands of Sparrows Point goalie Dalton Quigley and into the right corner of the net for a 1-0 victory at Community College of Baltimore County-Dundalk.
The Dulaney High field hockey team dedicated its season to Washington College sophomore and former Dulaney player Liza Slavin, who was diagnosed with a brain tumor last year. That's a big reason why the Lions are so disappointed by falling short of reaching the state championship after bowing to Wootton, 1-0, Monday night at Broadneck in a Class 4A state semifinal.
Showing typical poise, the Archbishop Curley football team rebounded from a lackluster first half to score two touchdowns in the second half on its way to a 16-3 victory over host Boys¿ Latin in the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association B Conference semifinal playoff game.
Boys¿ Latin senior Dom Maggio, an Under Armour All-American punter who kicked a 55-yard field goal against John Carroll and beat Archbishop Curley on a 32-yarder this season, might not play Friday against Curley in a Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association B Conference semifinal playoff game because of a knee injury.
The Boys¿ Latin-St. Paul¿s football rivalry falls decades short of storied local showdowns such as Calvert Hall-Loyola Blakefield, McDonogh-Gilman or the oldest in the area, City-Poly. Still, St. Paul¿s coach Paul Bernstorf thinks the rivalry between his school and Boys¿ Latin ¿ the 62nd meeting is Friday at 2:30 p.m. in Brooklandville ¿ is just as intense.
Notre Dame Prep¿s Emily Cooper had been streaking past the Roland Park Country School defense all afternoon for high-percentage scoring opportunities. So it wasn't a surprise when Cooper bolted into the clear again late in the second half and went one-on-one with Reds goalie Nora Feinberg.
The Catonsville High football team had too much speed and big-play ability, and it didn¿t take long for that decisive edge to show Friday night, as the Comets rolled to a 44-6 victory over host Lansdowne.
The Roland Park Country School field hockey team was skidding toward the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference playoffs, with a three-game losing streak and its confidence slipping.
Virginia Oursler, who blasted in a shot with two defenders on her from 12 yards with 7:47 remaining to lift the Mawrtians to a 1-0 victory over Friends Wednesday in an Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland B Conference game at Norris Field in Mount Washington.
Senior midfielder Will Webb scored in the 18th minute on a shot to the left corner from 8 yards out after corralling a throw-in from junior forward Braeden Alevizatos to lead the host Greyhounds to a 1-0 victory over the Dons in a Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference game.
A victory by Catonsville's football team is coming close to being a sure thing when it comes to beating Baltimore County rival Dulaney. On Friday night, the Comets continued the trend by taking their seventh straight win over the Lions since 2003 with a 44-13 rout in Catonsville.
In three seasons, Chad Knippenberg has directed Towson High School's football team from the depths of a 1-9 record to a 7-3 season. The challenge will be to keep the Generals' program headed in the right direction after the graduation of 18 seniors from a 33-player roster.
Former Baltimore Colts linebacker and Ravens analyst Stan White knows a thing or two about defense. When he says he is excited about Gilman's defense, it's worth paying attention. White is the Greyhounds' defensive coordinator, and has eight starters back, including four defensive linemen and three linebackers.