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DMV Elite’s New Memorial Day Tournament
- DMV Elite has recently announced a new Memorial Day Basketball tournament, the Memorial Amateurs Championship Tournament also known as The MAC. This tournament is designed to attract teams from across the country to compete for national recognition, exposure and bragging rights. With this being the first year for The MAC, Director Chris Lawson is looking […]
ICF Coming to America!
- The world’s sporting eyes will be drawn to Maryland’s Garrett County September 16-21, 2014 as Deep Creek 2014 hosts the International Canoe Federation’s (ICF) Canoe Slalom World Championships! This event will be the largest international inbound sporting event in the United States in 2014. Over 1,500 athletes and support staff representing over 40 countries will […]
Grand Master Brown’s lifetime work culminates with U.S. Capitol Classics
- John Lennon once said that the ‘60s gave us a glimpse of the possibilities that we all had. For Grand Master Dennis Brown, one of the possibilities that he did not foresee was the tremendous growth that martial arts had in America. In the basement of a little gym at Benjamin Banneker Middle School, Brown […]
Youth Cricket Championship marks milestone in sport’s growth
- Over three years ago, cricket programs for youths in Maryland were virtually nonexistent. On a bright and clear Sunday where the oval-shaped cricket ground met the horizon of Sugarloaf Mountain, the first state youth cricket championship in the country was held at South Germantown Recreational Park For the president of the United States Youth Cricket […]
2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarterfinals- M&T Bank Stadium
- With over 70,000 fans (mostly donned in El Salvador and Honduras blue) making their way into M&T Bank Stadium on a hot and humid Sunday afternoon, the hanging rain clouds looking to damper the two upcoming soccer matches didn’t stand a chance. For the unsuspecting soccer fan, the heavily favored United States Men’s National Team looked like […]
Ethiopians gather in Maryland for weeklong soccer celebration
- If you have attended a football or basketball game at the University of Maryland, then you’re probably familiar with Testudo dancing down the sidelines and Terrapins fans wearing red or gold chanting their victory song. While that sight of the local Maryland community is normal during the fall and winter months, I saw tens of […]
USA Gymnastics Acro competition astounds
- This past weekend I had the opportunity to experience the 2013 USAG Acrobatics Gymnastics Region 7 Competition at 1st Class Gymnastics. Competitors from New England to Virginia converged on the facility, Anne Arundel County and State of Maryland for two days of competition. On the line for these athletes and their teams: a chance to […]
DC Metro Showcase arrives in MoCo for recruitment showcase
- As the summer heats up, hundreds of athletes made their way to the South Germantown Recreational Park this past weekend for various outdoor sports. While the scenery provided a great setting to play outside, it did not stop college coaches in the region and the top basketball recruits from traveling to the state-of-the-art, multi-sport indoor […]
2013 Dew Tour- Ocean City
- Imagine thousands and thousands of your closest friends all together on a beautiful afternoon in Ocean City, MD cheering on local Baltimore favorite Bucky Lasek as he skated his way to victory during the Dew Tour’s Skateboard Vert finals competition. That was exactly how my Saturday was! Seeing the competition up close and personal was […]
Region’s best junior divers showcased in MoCo
- Over the weekend, I had an opportunity to witness my first dive meet at the Kennedy Shriver Aquatics Center (KSAC) for the USA Diving Summer Junior Region 3 Championships. Although my drive to the KSAC was short, divers from the region’s top dive clubs made journeys to North Bethesda, MD from states as far as […]

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