Kevin Johnson

Ten years after glory at River Hill, Ravens' Michael Campanaro eager to face Texans 'brother' Kevin Johnson

Ten years after glory at River Hill, Ravens' Michael Campanaro eager to face Texans 'brother' Kevin Johnson

Zach Martin starred on the first River Hill football team to win a state championship, in 2007, and after the end of his playing career at William & Mary and McDaniel, he rejoined the Hawks as an assistant coach. At times over his three years on staff, it was as if he’d never left.

During one preseason, Martin remembers River Hill head coach Brian Van Deusen queuing up old footage. The film was not of the previous season’s games but from years before, when the players watching it, Martin joked, were “probably in elementary school.” Up on the screen came clips of the ’06, ’07 and ’08 teams, which won a combined 41 games and lost just once.

“That kind of...

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