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GW’s Watson proving to be the missing piece

After scoring over 20 points per game as a junior at Northeast, Elmange Watson transferred to George Washington and accepted a reduced role in the offense. So far, it's paying dividends for everybody involved.


NE Times’ boys basketball roundup

Now more than halfway through the 2014-15 high school basketball season, let’s take a look at how the area boys squads are faring. (Records are through Jan. 13.)


Twice as nice

In the classic sports movie Hoosiers, Norman Dale, the head basketball coach of Hickory High, demands that his players pass the ball four times before taking a shot.


Holy Ghost Prep tournament honors longtime NE scorekeeper

Holy Ghost Prep’s annual Jack Schott Memorial Holiday Tournament is named for one of its own, in a way.


The Swenson show

Meet the Swenson boys basketball team, the best area high school hoops squad you’ve never heard of. 


Bambie baby steps

For Meg Matthews, the shoe is now firmly fitted on the other foot.


Heart of Higgins

Given everything he’s been through in the last 18 months, it’s fitting that Aaron Higgins has become the heart of the Father Judge basketball team.


A lion’s heart

Jeremiah Alston, Justin Johnson and Tacony Charter basketball are taking full advantage of their opportunities. 


Ryan’s Chabot, Brockington banking on better season in ‘14-‘15

Catholic League basketball has a rude way of imparting its lessons on those not accustomed to its rigorous demands.


GW’s Brown putting himself, hoops program on the map

The 6-foot-6 senior scored 25 points in Thursday's win over Southern, pushing Washington to an undefeated 8-0 record on the season.