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Posted: Mar 3, 2013
Some news and notes from the past two weeks in area high school hoops: Kennesaw State offered a St. John’s 2014 guard Darian Bryant and Paul VI 2014 forward Quadree Smith. Cornell offered Loudoun Valley 2014 forward Paul Rowley. The All-Washington Catholic Athletic Conference teams were announced. Gonzaga 2013 forward Kris Jenkins...
Posted: Mar 2, 2013
By ERIK LARSON, DMV Elite Director of Scouting LANHAM – Northwestern (10-11) made it to the second round of the 4A South Region playoffs after upsetting league rival Bowie on Tuesday.  They would need a near perfect performance to repeat that feat against No. 2 seed DuVal (17-4).  Battling hard behind Mike White’s 12 points...
Posted: Feb 27, 2013
DMV Elite will host its second annual Winter League championship games on Sunday March 3rd, 2013 at the Clinton Christian Academy, 6707 Woodyard Road, Upper Marlboro MD. Championship teams will be presented with awards. There will be halftime contest giveaways and play by play game announcing.  Admission $5 for Adults and $2 for kids....
Posted: Feb 27, 2013
By ERIK LARSON, DMV Elite Director of Scouting BRANDYWINE, MD – McDonough (13-9) and Gwynn Park (12-10) entered the 2A South first round playoff game on Tuesday night with similar records and matched up well on the floor.  Gwynn Park played the game without their leading scorer Jalen Harris who accounts for 18 points per game.  It...
Posted: Feb 26, 2013
By MARCUS HELTON A night after winning the inaugural Capital Beltway League championship, Riverdale Baptist took home a pair of the league’s individual awards, while Princeton Day star Aquille Carr was named League Most Valuable Player. Along with Carr, Crusaders 2013 guard Nigel Johnson was named Tournament MVP and 2014 center Chinanu...
Posted: Feb 25, 2013
By MARCUS HELTON Charles Glover made a career for himself at Gonzaga as a hard-working, versatile guard who filled in wherever the Purple Eagles needed him, but still had only a few Division I suitors coming into his senior season. A breakout senior campaign was enough to get their attention, though, and on Monday Glover verbally committed to...
Posted: Feb 22, 2013
WASHINGTON - The All-Washington Catholic Athletic Conference boys basketball teams were released today, with regular-season champion Gonzaga sweeping the top two awards. Villanova-bound 2013 forward Kris Jenkins repeated as Player of the Year, while Purple Eagles head man Steve Turner was named Coach of the Year after leading his team to an 18-0...
Posted: Feb 21, 2013
By ERIK LARSON UPPER MARLBORO – The stakes were high in front of an energized crowd at Wise High School on Wednesday night, as the annual PG County Championship game between the 4A and 3A/2A/1A regular season leaders pitted two of the top teams in the DMV. The Raiders triumphed in thrilling fashion, 69-67 on a dunk by Holy Cross signee...
Posted: Feb 17, 2013
Some news and notes from the past week in DMV High School hoops: The Maryland Public School playoff draw took place on Sunday. You can see the full boys’ and girls’ brackets on the MPSSAA web site. The boys’ semis and finals will take place March 14, 15, 16 at University of Maryland’s Comcast Center, while the girls...
Posted: Feb 11, 2013
By MARCUS HELTON FORT WASHINGTON – The key play in National Christian’s 91-84 overtime win over visiting Riverdale Baptist on Monday was one of those rare instances where a plan falling apart turned into a blessing. With his team trailing by two points with 1.3 seconds remaining in regulation, National Christian coach Trevor Brown...
Posted: Feb 10, 2013
Here’s some news and notes from around the area this week: Reggie Williams resigned as head coach at Archbishop Carroll, citing a lack of support from the administration and issues with parents. Cesar Chavez 2013 guard Ty Elliot scored his 1,000th career point against National Christian last week, and also picked up offers from D-II...
Posted: Feb 10, 2013
By ERIK LARSON GLEN BURNIE, MD – Perennial Anne Arundel County powerhouse Arundel High School was in regular season championship-clinching form in their 69-40 rout of North County on Friday.  Austin Carroll led Arundel in scoring with 17 points including four 1st half three pointers.  Ryan Hill was dominant on the boards and...