ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Dwayne Haskins is being benched by the Washington Football Team and replaced at quarterback by Kyle Allen for this week’s game against the Los Angeles Rams. Washington’s team Twitter feed announced the QB switch Wednesday. The move comes after just four games under new head coach Ron Rivera. Washington is off […]
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — After breaking the tibia and fibula in his right leg, undergoing 17 surgeries to repair them and surviving a life-threatening infection, Alex Smith is back on a football field with his teammates. Just 21 months after the gruesome injury that put his NFL career in jeopardy, the veteran quarterback has gotten […]
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The only visual reminder of the past is etched into the side of the trash cans. Everywhere else around the Washington Football Team’s practice facility has been scrubbed of the Native American logo that was synonymous with the storied franchise and its three Super Bowl titles. The name is nowhere to […]
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Quarterback Alex Smith was activated off the physically unable to perform list by Washington’s NFL team Sunday, the latest step in a remarkable recovery after his right leg was broken in two places during a game nearly two years ago. The move means that Smith now is allowed to participate in […]
On May 13, 2009, former Massaponax football player Ryan McGhee was killed in action during his service as an army ranger fighting in the war on terror. On Sept. 11, family and Massaponax community members honored McGhee with a ceremony and a bridge dedication.
Matt Kreitz, the public address announcer at Massaponax High School, was named the recipient of the 2019 Bob Sheppard P.A. Announcer of the Year for high schools by the National Association of Sports Public Address Announcers. A 17-year announcing veteran, Kreitz has announced for a number of Massaponax Panthers programs including football, baseball, wrestling and boys and girls basketball.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Devin Leary threw two touchdown passes and Zonovan Knight ran for 101 yards and two scores, leading North Carolina State to a 38-21 victory over Virginia on Saturday. Leary hit Trent Pennix with a 5-yard scoring pass and Cary Angeline with a 32-yarder as the Wolfpack (3-1, 3-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) […]
The Virginia Cavaliers football team will look to defeat fellow ACC member NC State this weekend. With a 1-1 record and sophomore quarterback Brennan Armstrong at the helm, the Cavaliers will look to make a statement in the ACC.
Brennan Armstrong and Lavel Davis Jr. teamed up on a pair of early fourth-quarter touchdown passes and Virginia rallied past Duke, 38-20, on Saturday night.
On July 27, the Virginia High School League announced it will delay the start of all sports until December, with the fall sports season moved to the spring as well as condensing all three sports seasons during the year.