Football

Thanks to the Redskins, the Wildcats play on a new field

November 12, 2017

BY MEAGAN MILLER — In 2000, construction of the new Northwestern High School included a building, a field, a concession stand and a stadium. The field was covered with sod, which, over the years, didn’t hold up to JV and varsity soccer and football practices. Coach Bryan Pierre said, “It’s [read more]

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 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 football team victory tour rolls on

January 25, 2017

BY CHRIS MCMANES — Since winning its fourth consecutive Washington Catholic Athletic Conference championship in November, the DeMatha Stags football team has been reaping the spoils of victory. It was no surprise the Stags finished No. 1 in The Washington Post’s final Top 20 poll. They held [read more]
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