Brayan Cedillo got a head of steam, made a brilliant run down the field and passed to Chris Kuda, who booted the ball in the back of the net. A jubilant celebration ensued. Thomas Dale High School had made it back to the state tournament with a dramatic overtime... Read more
Skyhawks win fourth straight state track championship
Win one championship. That’s a task that many teams never accomplish. Winning two is a repeat, three a three-peat. Winning the fourth is the measure of what many define as a dynasty in sports.  L.C. Bird High School’s boys track team recently won their fourth straight title – the... Read more
L.C. Bird High School will be hosting a basketball skills camp for girls June 17-21. The camp is open to ages 6 to 16 and will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to noon on Friday. The cost is $100 or $90... Read more
Georgetown makes offer to Barfield
Chris Barfield is shaping up to be a big-time recruit for L.C. Bird’s High School football program. Recently, he snagged his second offer, this one from Georgetown University.  This comes on the heels of an offer from the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League school, after a standout performance... Read more
T.J. Blanks Football Positions: linebacker, wide receiver Received Interest from: Methodist University, Fayetteville, N.C. Why he picked Methodist: “The school saw that I had a lot of potential, and the coach and school were both very nice.” Notes: Blanks was a standout on special teams for Thomas Dale High... Read more
Tyree signs with Notre Dame
On hip hop artist Jay-Z’s album “The Life and Times of Sean Carter: Volume 3,” he tells fans in the introduction “you could have been anywhere in the world, but you’re here with me and I appreciate that.” The same could be said by whichever college football coach Chris... Read more
TDHS boys soccer headed to state tourney?
Even as a player, Griff Fowler knew one day that he wanted to coach Thomas Dale High School soccer. After all, he grew up with it. He was a ball boy at 6, watched his dad, Mark, successfully navigate the school to back-to-back state championships in 2005 and 2006... Read more
At L.C. Bird High School, only a few recruits have garnered more attention than Jamon Battle. At one point, the guard had collected more than 30 offers from his great play on the AAU and high school levels. Battle’s college search recently came to an end when he selected... Read more
At path to the goal: First Touch Sports is exposing youngsters to soccer
David Glass mans the sidelines for Meadowbrook High School’s junior varsity soccer program, but the work he has done to get local children to play the game has been paramount. Glass founded First Touch Sports, an organization that has over 500 kids from low-income areas playing soccer. In the... Read more
Liberty University makes offers to three Knights
Thomas Dale High School recruits just keep racking up college offers. In this case, one school wants not one, but three Knights. That school is Liberty University. The three athletes are offensive/defensive lineman Bryce Carter, wide receiver/defensive back Jasiah Williams and defensive back Crishaun Saunders. Liberty is the seventh... Read more