DeMatha wide receiver/free safety DeMarcco Hellams caught two long touchdown passes, intercepted two passes, and blocked a punt that resulted in a safety as the Stags beat Good Counsel, 30-14, in the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference playoff semifinals.
A six-touchdown night — three through the air and another three on the ground — secured the top spot in the Maryland 4-A playoffs for Wise and netted quarterback Quinton Williams the Military Bowl DC Touchdown Club Player of the Week.
Marquez Cooper excels at changing direction and has a quick burst of speed. But what really sets the Quince Orchard running back apart is his work ethic, his head coach John Kelley said.
After making his mark as a defensive standout at Blair, Brandon Ntankeu is proving to be a force on offense as well, rushing 31 times for 330 yards and three touchdowns and catching a 70-yard touchdown pass in a 41-17 win over Clarksburg to earn Player of the Week honors.
Glenelg running back Wande Owens surpassed 5,000 career rushing yards last week and has his eyes set on the Howard County record. See other top performers from around the region and be sure to vote in the poll to determine our DMV Game of the Week.
Three straight 300+ yard rushing performances earned Falls Church running back Dakwandre Marshall the DC Touchdown Club Player of the Week. Vote for the Game of the Week in our poll.
Freedom-Woodbridge senior running back TaQuan Brown rushed for a career-high 331 yards and five touchdowns to lead the Eagles to a 47-13 victory over Hylton.
Westfield High School senior wide receiver and defensive back Taylor Morin earned Player of the Week honors. See why and vote for the next Game of the Week.
Churchill senior quarterback Michael Janis threw for six touchdowns in his team’s 49-27 win over Gaithersburg to earn Military Bowl DC Touchdown Club Player of the Week honors.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.