Brent Kennedy

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Brent Kennedy started at the Howard County Times/Columbia Flier in May of 2006, spending the years since writing on literally a little bit of everything around Howard County and the Baltimore Metro Region. In October 2012, he became sports editor for the Times and Flier. Then in January 2017, he stepped into the role of high school sports coordinator for the Baltimore Sun Media Group. Brent grew up in Howard County, graduating from Howard High School in 2002, before earning a degree from Towson University.

Recent Articles

  • Howard County varsity roundup, May 6

    Howard County varsity roundup, May 6

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Monday, May 6, 2019: SOFTBALL: Mt. Hebron (7-9 county, 7-10 overall) — 5, Reservoir (7-8, 8-10) — 3 The Vikings built a 5-0 lead through the first four innings and then held off a late comeback by the Gators to earn the home victory...

  • Wilde Lake girls lacrosse comes from behind to defeat Long Reach, 10-9

    Wilde Lake girls lacrosse comes from behind to defeat Long Reach, 10-9

    His team trailing by four goals in the opening minutes against visiting Long Reach on Friday, Wilde Lake coach Michael Rhodovi insists that he wasn’t concerned with making any major adjustments. He simply implored his young team to regroup and get back to playing its brand of lacrosse. Starting...

  • Marriotts Ridge’s Crosby gets senior day surprise, helps Mustangs girls lacrosse defeat Mt. Hebron

    Marriotts Ridge’s Crosby gets senior day surprise, helps Mustangs girls lacrosse defeat Mt. Hebron

    Marriotts Ridge’s Brigit Crosby had a senior day to remember. Prior to Friday night’s contest against Mt. Hebron, Crosby received a special surprise during introductions as her oldest brother and 2009 Marriotts Ridge graduate, George Harrison, joined her on the field alongside her parents and other...

  • Marriotts Ridge softball spoils shot at county title for River Hill with 8-5 victory

    Marriotts Ridge softball spoils shot at county title for River Hill with 8-5 victory

    Marriotts Ridge coach Renard Parson knew coming into Friday’s game with River Hill just how much it meant to the Hawks, who could clinch a share of the county championship with a victory. But, as far as Parson was concerned, the contest meant just as much to his team in its quest to continue building...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, May 3

    Howard County varsity roundup, May 3

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Friday, May 3, 2019: BOYS LACROSSE: Wilde Lake (4-2 county, 7-5 overall) — 9, Long Reach (1-5, 5-7) — 8 CLICK HERE TO READ ABOUT THIS GAME. Goals: WL — Jackson Pittman 5, Jonathan Fontana 4; LR — Jason Smith 3, Devin Lemuel 3, Josh...

  • Howard, Hammond softball wait out rain to secure piece of Howard County championship

    Howard, Hammond softball wait out rain to secure piece of Howard County championship

    Howard and Hammond softball had to wait a few extra hours on Thursday, sitting around as thunderstorms rolled through the area at game time, but both programs eventually took care of business to secure itself a piece of this year’s county title. Howard (14-2, 15-5) cruised to a 10-0 victory at...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, May 2

    Howard County varsity roundup, May 2

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Tuesday, May 2, 2019: SOFTBALL: Howard (14-2, 15-5) — 10, Wilde Lake (2-14, 2-15) — 0 CLICK HERE TO READ ABOUT THIS GAME ……………..123 45 R-H-E WL…………000 00 0-3-3 Ho………….510 31 10-14-0 Hammond (14-2, 15-4) — 13, Mt. Hebron (6-9, 6-10)...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, May 1

    Howard County varsity roundup, May 1

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Wednesday, May 1, 2019: BOYS LACROSSE: Glenelg (5-1 county, 7-6 overall) — 12, Centennial (6-2, 9-4) — 2 CLICK HERE TO READ ABOUT THIS GAME. Goals: G — Michael Doughty 5, Cole Iannarino 3, Eric Gruber 2, Tyler Reiff 1, James Buch 1;...

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