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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 softball shuts out Hammond, pulls into a tie for first place

    Howard softball shuts out Hammond, pulls into a tie for first place

    When Howard played Hammond earlier this spring, a game it lost 4-1, the Lions failed to put a run on the scoreboard until the seventh inning. So heading into Wednesday’s rematch with first-place in the county standings on the line, the entire focus for Howard was on being ready to go from the very...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, April 30

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 30

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Tuesday, April 30, 2019: SOFTBALL: Howard (12-2 county, 13-5 overall) — 11, Centennial (9-5, 9-6) — 3 An eight-run top of the fifth inning for the Lions ended up being the difference, as Howard broke open what was a one-run game at...

  • Mt. Hebron girls lacrosse pulls away for convincing win over Atholton

    Mt. Hebron girls lacrosse pulls away for convincing win over Atholton

    In a preview of a potential matchup in the upcoming 3A East region playoffs, which begin next week, Mt. Hebron bounced back from a heartbreaking overtime defeat with a convincing 14-5 victory over Atholton on Tuesday afternoon. The Vikings built a 7-3 lead by halftime and increased their advantage...

  • Marriotts Ridge girls lacrosse blows past Centennial to secure piece of county title

    Marriotts Ridge girls lacrosse blows past Centennial to secure piece of county title

    For a Marriotts Ridge team that has put an emphasis on focusing on the present this spring, the little milestones have subsequently been a bit sweeter. The first standout moment came during the first week of April following a breakthrough victory over Glenelg and another came Monday afternoon against...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, April 29

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 29

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Monday, April 29, 2019: BASEBALL: Howard (12-1 county, 16-1 overall) — 10, Mt. Hebron (10-2, 10-4) — 3 CLICK HERE TO READ ABOUT THIS GAME. ........... 123 456 7 R-H-E MH ... 200 001 0 3-5-1 Ho ..... 010 054 0 10-6-1 Wilde Lake (2-10,...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, April 26

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 26

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Friday, April 26, 2019: GIRLS LACROSSE: Howard (3-2, 4-5) — 17, Atholton (3-4, 4-6) — 3 Goals: Ho — Kelly Schluederberg 5, Skye Swann 3, Jenna Peed 2, Sam Brothers 2, Ellie Wiechert 2, Kelsey Crane 1, Madison Hare 1, Leah Spalding 1;...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, April 25

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 25

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Thursday, April 25, 2019: BASEBALL Oakland Mills — 7, River Hill — 6 For the first time since 2013, Oakland Mills defeated River Hill in Howard County baseball action on Wednesday. River Hill junior starting pitcher Shaun Davis was...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, April 24

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 24

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Wednesday, April 24, 2019: GIRLS LACROSSE: Glenelg (3-1, 8-2) — 16, Howard (2-2, 3-5) — 6 It was a tale of two completely different halves on Wednesday for Glenelg, as the Gladiators found a different gear after intermission to pull...

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