Redskins

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]

Meet Hyattsville’s biggest Redskins fan

July 24, 2016

BY MARK GOODSON — Many claim to be the biggest fans of their respective professional sports teams. Few follow up the claim with the gusto of Hyattsville resident Paul Wilson. His 38th Avenue home has two rooms devoted to Redskins paraphernalia. Paul Wilson is pictured in his Hyattsville home [read more]

A super Super Bowl

February 18, 2013

This was the first football season in many years where two teams in the Hyattsville-cheering area made it to the playoffs, so it was no surprise to see a few Redskins jerseys at local Super Bowl parties. Purple was prevalent, though, as Lucas Pierce and Suerken Carter Matsuyama demonstrate (left). [read more]