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Divas Honor Late Coach, Defeat Atlanta, 44-0

Allyson Hamlin returned from injury to throw three touchdown passes, the defense recorded their third straight shutout, and the D.C. Divas earned a convincing 44-0 victory over the Atlanta Phoenix on Saturday.

UDC Announces Hiring of Rodger Colbert as Lacrosse Coach

Head coach Scott Urick has announced the hiring of Rodger Colbert as the assistant men's lacrosse coach at the University of the District of Columbia on May 1.

Youth Baseball League Surges in Popularity

Other sports may be more glamorous but in Prince George's County, boys' baseball continues to fill the stands, attracting a rise in committed young players, their families and fans.

Washington Golden Gloves Semis Get Underway

A standing-room-only crowd packed the Sugar Ray Leonard Boxing Center in Palmer Park, Md., on Saturday for an exciting night of Washington Golden Gloves action during the first of two weeks of the tournament's semifinals.

Young Golfer Aspires to Greatness

With the pro golf season underway and players such as Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, and Sergio Garcia preparing for the Masters Championship in April, a local champion has emerged on the sport’s radar.

Watkins Award Finalists Visit D.C.

To call Bobby Okereke’s route to a college football scholarship unconventional would be an understatement.

Lacrosse Takes off in Prince George's County

Two years ago, when his six-year-old son Miles said he wanted to play full-contact football, Bruce Lancaster faced a difficult decision. Miles' alternative to football came in the form of an uncommon sport in Prince George's County: Lacrosse.

Friendship Collegiate Academy Students Sign College Scholarships

Friendship Public Charter School announced Wednesday that 18 students at Friendship Collegiate Academy signed athletic scholarships.

Lamont Peterson Retains IBF Title at D.C. Armory

D.C.'s Lamont Peterson successfully defended his IBF junior welterweight championship Saturday with a 12-round unanimous decision over Dierry "Dougy Style" Jean of Montreal in front of a crowd of 5,668 at the D.C. Armory.

D.C.'s Lamont Peterson to Defend Title in Hometown

IBF junior welterweight champion and D.C. native Lamont Peterson will defend his title against undefeated Dierry Jean on Jan. 25 at the D.C. Armory.

D.C.'s Lamont Peterson to Defend IBF Title Against Dierry Jean at D.C. Armory

Championship boxing returns to the nation’s capital on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, when hometown hero IBF Junior Welterweight World Champion Lamont Peterson defends his 140-pound crown against Montreal’s unbeaten Dierry Jean.

Nationals Showcase New Youth Baseball Academy

The Washington Nationals' commitment to young and aspiring District area baseball fans has perhaps never been more evident than team officials showing off a new 18,000-square-foot training facility at Fort DuPont Park in Southeast.

Hoyas Turn Up the Heat at Home

It didn't take long for the Georgetown University men's basketball team to get used to some good old fashion home cooking.

Payne, Woodson Win 2013 Turkey Bowl Championship

When H.D. Woodson High School started its season in late August, D’Andre Payne watched as a spectator. District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) officials ruled him ineligible after issues surrounding his District residency surfaced.

Turkey Bowl 2013: Woodson Topples Wilson, 25-13

H.D. Woodson defeated Wilson, 25-13, in the 44th Annual Turkey Bowl, a Thanksgiving tradition, in Southeast on Thursday, Nov. 28.