Peter Brown

Gilman soccer team winning games its way

Gilman soccer team winning games its way

For the No. 5 Gilman soccer team, success comes down to intangibles.

The No. 5 Greyhounds (14-4-4) take on No. 2 Loyola (14-3-1) in Sunday's Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference championship game, and they are banking on all the little things adding up to the program's second league title in three years. Game time is set for 5:30 p.m. at Stevenson University in Owings Mills.

The Greyhounds like to frustrate opponents with tight marking, make sure to win most 50-50 balls in the middle, scratch across enough offense and put the team first.

In defeating No. 1 Archbishop Curley, 2-1, in Thursday's semifinal, the Greyhounds relied on all those...