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2A Final Four preview: Oakdale is back at UMD. Now can they win it all?

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The 10th installment in a series of the 16 region-winning Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association boys’ basketball teams ahead of this week’s state tournament at the Xfinity Center. OAKDALE BEARS Coach: Terry Connolly, eighth season Record: 25-1 Five best wins of 2017-18: No. 10 Thomas Johnson by 15 (Dec. 5), CH Flowers by 3 (Dec. 27), Linganore […]

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3A Final Four preview: The indomitable force of Poly

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The eighth installment in a series of the 16 region-winning Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association boys’ basketball teams ahead of this week’s state tournament at the Xfinity Center. BALTIMORE POLYTECHNIC ENGINEERS Coach: Sam Brand, eighth season Record: 20-6 Five best wins of 2017-18: No. 4 Perry Hall by 9 (Dec. 13), Riverdale Baptist by 9 (Dec. […]

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3A Final Four preview: After 15 years of letdown, Thomas Johnson basketball is dancing again

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The eighth installment in a series of the 16 region-winning Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association boys’ basketball teams ahead of this week’s state tournament at the Xfinity Center. GOVERNOR THOMAS JOHNSON PATRIOTS Coach: John Manley, 10th season (103-130) Record: 22-3 Five best wins of 2017-18: Linganore by 11 (Dec. 21), Urbana by 40 (Jan. 3), Frederick by […]