Football

Another successful building season for Howard County fall JV programs

Another successful building season for Howard County fall JV programs

There’s no perfect formula when it comes to building a successful high school varsity athletic program. A unique combination of skill, team chemistry and coaching — among other things — helps contribute to results on the scoreboard.

But it could be argued that the foundation for any school hoping for sustained success in a particular sport starts on the junior varsity level.

Without the fanfare of their varsity counterparts, JV athletes work at perfecting their craft through practices, games and other bonding experiences in hopes of one day earning the right to compete on a bigger stage. The lessons learned are invaluable to equipping these potential stars of tomorrow with the...

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