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 2019 girls lacrosse points leaderboard

    Howard County 2019 girls lacrosse points leaderboard

    It was another standout campaign for Howard County girls lacrosse, featuring both team and individual success. Glenelg was the last public school team standing, making it to the 2A state semifinals, and every area team played at least 12 games including playoffs. By the end of the year, there were...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, April 18

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 18

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Thursday, April 18, 2019: BOYS LACROSSE: Howard won its annual spring break Karl Wolfe Tournament for the seventh straight season on Thursday by defeating Huntingtown and South Carroll. The Lions, who lost their last previous two games...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, April 17

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 17

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Wednesday, April 17, 2019: SOFTBALL: Hammond (9-0, 9-1) — 11, Marriotts Ridge (6-4, 6-5) — 3 The Golden Bears’ offense had 17 hits, including nine doubles and a home run from Armoni Lane, on the way to staying undefeated in county play....

  • Long Reach’s Swann repeats as Howard County girls basketball Player of Year

    Long Reach’s Swann repeats as Howard County girls basketball Player of Year

    Throughout her time coaching at Long Reach, Kelli Cofield has stated many times that her leadership role has never gotten in the way of her being a fan of the game. She likes to think she’s had a front row seat to watch some of the best high school girls basketball in the state over the last decade....

  • Howard County varsity roundup, April 16

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 16

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Tuesday, April 16, 2019: BASEBALL: Howard (11-1 overall) — 12, Century (8-4) — 2 (5 innings) ......... 123 456 7 R-H-E C ..... 110 00x x 2-9-1 Ho ... 450 3xx x 12-14-1 Oakland Mills (5-7 county, 6-7) — 8, Wilde Lake (1-8, 1-9) — 3 (GAME...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, April 15

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 15

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Monday, April 15, 2019: BOYS LACROSSE: River Hill (4-1 county, 5-5 overall) — 15, Reservoir (2-3, 2-6) — 5 CLICK HERE TO READ ABOUT THIS GAME. Goals: RH — Max Friedman 5, Tyler Hopkins 4, Ryan Henry 2, Josh Weingrad 1, Ethan Brown 1,...

  • Oakland Mills' Eaton cements legacy as Howard County boys basketball Player of Year

    Oakland Mills' Eaton cements legacy as Howard County boys basketball Player of Year

    Daeshawn Eaton has heard people call him “one of the best to ever play at Oakland Mills,” many times. The Scorpions senior has certainly earned the distinction, finishing second on the school’s all-time scoring list with 1,121 career points. He’s also one of only six players in Howard County history...

  • Wilde Lake girls lacrosse defeats Hammond for first county win

    Wilde Lake girls lacrosse defeats Hammond for first county win

    Wilde Lake picked up its first county victory of the season on Friday night and, in the process, showcased just how far the program has come since this time last year. Up against a Hammond team that defeated the Wildecats by 10 goals last spring, Wilde Lake flipped the script this time around behind...

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