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Marshall to host six-team basketball tourney

The Marshall Statesmen have hosted early-season boys varsity basketball tournaments in the past, but this season’s high-school event will be a little different – and with a new name. Six teams, including Marshall, will participate in the Coaches vs. Cancer...

Flint Hill names new girls basketball coach

After thinking about the situation for a while, Sedrick Winston thought “why not” and applied for the girls high-school varsity basketball job at the Flint Hill School. With a number of years of experience as a girls varsity assistant and...

Longtime coaches, friends share the bench again

For Bobby Dobson and Tony Bentley, being on the same bench again as basketball coaches for the first time since 2002 was like old times, but with a few differences. The two shared the bench for a few weeks during...

Former Marymount coach back on the bench

A couple of years after retiring from a decades-long career of coaching men’s college basketball, Webb Hatch recently returned to the collegiate bench to be in charge, if only for a very brief stint. Over a three-day, three-game period, Hatch,...

Fairfax Stars finish third in national hoop tourney

Aggie McCormick has coached many AAU-level and high-school age girls, and even boys, basketball players and teams over a number of years. What McCormick said is unique about the most recent Fairfax Stars under-17 girls Nike team of the Elite...

O’Connell players help Stars finish third at nationals

Aggie McCormick has coached many AAU-level and high-school age girls, and even boys, basketball players and teams over a number of years. What McCormick said is unique about the most recent Fairfax Stars under-17 girls Nike team of the Elite...

Longtime Flint Hill girls basketball coach steps down

Jody Patrick, the winningest and longest tenured girls head basketball coach in the history of Flint Hill School, has stepped down from that position after 21 years on the bench of the private high-school squad. Patrick will continue to work...

Hoops for Cancer Club tourney resumes

The Washington-Liberty High School Hoops for Cancer Club recently held its 3 vs. 3 basketball tournament after a two-year pandemic-induced hiatus. The event at Washington-Liberty honored a local father, Ben Gieseman, who died from melanoma in April 2020. Gieseman’s son,...

Arlington youth hoop team wins tournament

An Arlington 16-under boys youth basketball team recently won the Capital District Classic tournament. In pool play, Arlington defeated Fastbreak Basketball Academy, 56-40, and 25th Hour, 59-41. In bracket play, Arlington coach Matt Parker had the team play a strong pressure...

Longtime basketball coach steps down

It was the 1980-81 season when Pat Deegan began what became a long and highly- successful career as a girls varsity high-school head basketball coach in Northern Virginia.       Deegan began that head-coaching career in charge of the Bishop O’Connell...
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