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, April 12

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 12

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Friday, April 12, 2019: BOYS LACROSSE: Marriotts Ridge (4-0 county, 6-1 overall) — 7, Centennial (4-1, 7-1) — 2 CLICK HERE TO READ ABOUT THIS GAME. Goals: MR — Charlie Reynolds 3, Jack Ault 1, John Miller 1, Andrew Luciano 1, Jake Levey...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, April 10

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 10

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Wednesday, April 10, 2019: BASEBALL: River Hill (5-3 county, 5-4 overall) — 11, Centennial (5-4, 5-6) — 10 CLICK HERE TO READ ABOUT THIS GAME. .......... 123 456 7 R-H-E C ...... 404 011 0 10-10-1 RH ... 010 003 7 11-10-3 Atholton (6-2,...

  • Big-inning offense, shutdown defense carries Howard softball past Long Reach

    Big-inning offense, shutdown defense carries Howard softball past Long Reach

    It’s been no secret that the backbone of this year’s Howard softball team is pitching and defense. That was again the case Wednesday afternoon against Long Reach, with Samantha Hobert pitching a two-hitter in the circle and the fielders behind her making no errors to set the stage for a late-inning...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, April 9

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 9

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Tuesday, April 9, 2019: BOYS LACROSSE: Centennial (7-0 overall) — 10, Arundel — 4 CLICK HERE TO READ ABOUT THIS GAME. Goals: C — Peter Krawczyk 5, Connor Carpenter 2, Jake Ritter 1, Charlie Hockersmith 1, Andrew Kauffman 1; A — Carson...

  • Hammond softball surges past River Hill, stays alone in first place

    Hammond softball surges past River Hill, stays alone in first place

    During its undefeated start to league play this spring, no hurdle has proven to be too high for Hammond. That penchant for prevailing in the face of a little adversity was again the case Monday afternoon in a battle for county supremacy against River Hill. After the visiting Hawks scored twice...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, April 8

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 8

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Monday, April 8, 2019: BOYS LACROSSE: Long Reach (1-3 county, 2-4 overall) — 16, Hammond (0-3, 0-5) — 3 Long Reach overcame a slow start and crushed Hammond, 16-3, on Monday to earn its first county victory. But this one was more than...

  • Mt. Hebron wins fifth consecutive Howard County Invitational swimming title

    Mt. Hebron wins fifth consecutive Howard County Invitational swimming title

    The 42nd annual Howard County Invitational Swim meet, open to all Howard County public high school students, featured 116 swimmers spread between 17 events on Sunday, April 7 at Howard Community College. Mt. Hebron won the team title for a fifth straight season, scoring 794.5 points to outpace...

  • Howard County varsity roundup, April 5

    Howard County varsity roundup, April 5

    Here’s a roundup of the varsity action around Howard County on Friday, April 5, 2019: BOYS LACROSSE: Marriotts Ridge (3-0 county, 4-1 overall) — 7, Glenelg (2-1, 3-3) — 6 (OT) CLICK HERE TO READ ABOUT THIS GAME. Goals: MR — Tommy Ruddo 3, Matt Hendershot 1, Jack Ault 1, Charlie Reynolds 1, Quinn...

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