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R.I.P. William Brockenberry

William Brockenberry, one of the most unlikely standout quarterbacks in the history of D.C. high school football, who subsequently did yeoman’s work coaching Ballou’s girls’ basketball, volleyball and softball teams for more than a decade, died Thursday morning from complications...

By Alan Goldenbach  |  March 19, 2010; 3:05 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  Ballou , DCIAA , Dunbar  
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Ballou's big debut

Considering how the boys’ teams from the D.C. Interscholastic Athletic Association have struggled so much in recent years against those from the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference, as well as other private school leagues, it was natural to be skeptical about...

By Alan Goldenbach  |  December 7, 2009; 10:59 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Ballou , Boys' basketball  
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Two impressive showings = one great matchup

Upon looking back at last weekend’s D.C. Interscholastic Athletic Association semifinals, one thing seems pretty certain: the Turkey Bowl is going to one heck of a game. It was hard to tell which team looked more impressive. Ballou was pretty...

By Alan Goldenbach  |  November 17, 2009; 12:13 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Ballou , DCIAA football , H.D. Woodson  
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Looking ahead to the DCIAA semifinals

DCIAA Semifinals Wilson (6-4) vs. Ballou (8-1) Saturday, 1:30 p.m., at Cardozo Last meeting: Nov. 18, 2006, Ballou won, 30-0, in the DCIAA semifinals Outlook: It’s strength against strength. Ballou used the league’s most dominant line to control both sides...

By Alan Goldenbach  |  November 9, 2009; 10:51 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Ballou , DCIAA football , Dunbar , H.D. Woodson , Wilson  
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Playoff matchups - updated

Can't decide whether to go to the WCAC or DCIAA semifinals? Why not go to both? Here are the schedules for this weekend's football semifinals in both leagues. WCAC on Friday, Nov. 13 Gonzaga vs. DeMatha, 7 p.m. at Prince...

By Micah Pollack  |  November 6, 2009; 11:59 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (4)
Categories:  Ballou , DCIAA football , Dunbar , Football , H.D. Woodson , Wilson  
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A Wild Week in DCIAA Football

Looking back on the perhaps the most riveting weekend of regular season football in the D.C. Interscholastic Athletic Association in several years, observers were left to ponder the impact of two notable outcomes: Ballou’s 14-8 triumph over defending-champion H.D. Woodson,...

By Alan Goldenbach  |  October 20, 2009; 11:22 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Ballou , Coolidge , DCIAA , Dunbar , Football , H.D. Woodson , Wilson  
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