DeMatha Catholic High School

Premier running back returns, helps DeMatha qualify for playoffs

November 9, 2017

BY CHRIS MCMANES — Marshawn Lloyd returned to the DeMatha lineup Saturday. His timing couldn’t be better. Lloyd, who missed the Stags previous eight games with injury, rushed for 80 yards on 11 carries and scored two touchdowns to help lead the Stags to a 50-0 victory over Archbishop Carroll [read more]

DeMatha football loses season opener to national power, 35-23

August 27, 2017

BY CHRIS McMANES LAS VEGAS — DeMatha did a lot of good things in its season opener Friday night. Just not enough to win. Playing on national TV, the Stags allowed 22 consecutive points in a 35-23 loss at Bishop Gorman. After falling behind, 10-0, the Gaels showed why they have won 55 in a row. [read more]

DeMatha is much more than an ‘athletic powerhouse’

August 13, 2017

BY CHRIS MCMANES — DeMatha High graduate Markelle Fultz’s selection as the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA Draft brought the Hyattsville school a treasure trove of free publicity. Nearly every major radio and TV network, as well as online and print media, identified Fultz with the school he [read more]

DeMatha football to open season on national TV

July 11, 2017

BY CHRIS McMANES — Can’t make it to Las Vegas to see DeMatha open its football season? You can still enjoy the game on TV. ESPN will televise the game live. The Stags will put their 17-game winning streak on the line with a game at Bishop Gorman High School. The Gaels dominate football in [read more]

DeMatha Soccer Academy to partner with D.C. United

July 6, 2017

BY CHRIS MCMANES — The recent agreement between DeMatha Soccer Academy (DMSA) and D.C. United should enhance professional playing opportunities for top local players. Less-skilled players should also benefit. “In an effort to continue identifying talented local players,” United Academy [read more]
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