David Goricki The Detroit News Published 6:52 PM EST Nov 25, 2018 David Goricki of The Detroit News provides scouting reports on the top 20 boys basketball teams in the state. U-D Jesuit has been one of the elite basketball programs in the state this past decade, winning six straight Catholic League titles and a Class A state championship with Cassius Winston leading the way in 2016. Pat Donnelly is one of the top coaches in the state, guiding U-D Jesuit to a 93-11 record during the last four years, including that 28-0 unbeaten season in 2016. U-D Jesuit was 22-4 last season, earning Catholic League, district and regional titles before a Class A state quarterfinal loss to Warren De La Salle. “We always have high expectations and I’m excited about this team,” said Donnelly. U-D Jesuit is The Detroit News’ preseason No. 1 team in the state. Expect U-D Jesuit to make another long postseason run, led by 6-foot-10 senior Jalen Thomas, 6-4, 225-pound … [Read more...] about Detroit News top boys basketball teams: U-D Jesuit leads the way
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If we were to collectively look at the Colorado Rapids’ areas of necessary improvement, we could all agree their ability to score goals (or lack thereof) being at the top of the list. The 24 goals they’ve tallied in 20 games this season are the second fewest in MLS behind the Seattle Sounders, who are still three points ahead of Colorado in the Western Conference standings. Seven of the Rapids’ goals were scored by forward Dominique Badji, who was traded Sunday to FC Dallas for midfielder Kellyn Acosta. The move, which Colorado general manager Padraig Smith is confident will position the Rapids better for a run at an MLS Cup (though, let’s be honest, not this season), is still met with some skepticism. Behind Badji, the Rapids’ leading goal scorer was Joe Mason (3), but he’s since left the team and joined English club Wolverhampton Wanderers. Defenders Edgar Castillo and Tommy Smith and forward Jack McBean have two goals apiece and no … [Read more...] about Denver Sports Omelette: The Rapids traded away their leading scorer. Why isn’t GM Padraig Smith worried?
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Subscribe Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Soccer Insider by Steven Goff by Steven Goff Email the author March 30 at 2:28 PM Email the author Jim Gabarra and the Washington Spirit will play their home opener Saturday against Orlando at Maryland SoccerPlex. (Jonathan Newton / The Washington Post) D.C. United and the Washington Spirit are in action Saturday seeking first victories, but since the women’s soccer team will mark its home opener and, frankly, has a better outlook, let’s start there. After a 2-1 defeat in Seattle last weekend, the Spirit will welcome the Orlando Pride and two former Washington captains, Ali Krieger and Shelina Zadorsky, … [Read more...] about D.C. United and Washington Spirit seek first victories under different circumstances
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Subscribe Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader D.C. Sports Bog by Scott Allen by Scott Allen Email the author March 28 at 3:54 PM Email the author Len Bias at Maryland. (Joel Richardson/The Washington Post) Maryland basketball greats Len Bias and Walt Williams, Capitals sharpshooter Peter Bondra, D.C. United legend Jaime Moreno and longtime voice of the Wizards Steve Buckhantz are among the 10 members of the 2018 class of the D.C. Sports Hall of Fame. The group will be honored during a ceremony before the Nationals’ game against the Phillies on May 6. After a decorated career at Maryland, where he set 15 school records, Bias died of a cocaine overdose at age 22 … [Read more...] about Len Bias, Peter Bondra, Steve Buckhantz among latest class of D.C. Sports Hall of Fame inductees
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