Tagged: Blair Athletics


Blair varsity girls’ basketball demolishes Magruder

By Shruti Chauhan Yuri Kim | Dec. 15, 2019, 9:44 p.m. | In Blair »

Blair's Varsity Girls' Basketball team (3-0) dominated the court with a 68-24 victory over the Magruder Colonels (0-3) on Friday night.


Blair varsity girls’ basketball defeats Wootton

By Shruti Chauhan Yuri Kim | Dec. 12, 2019, 11:28 p.m. | In Sports »

Blazers beat Patriots 61-51


Blair boys' basketball loses to Thomas Stone

By Boaz Yoo | Dec. 9, 2019, 4:57 p.m. | In Sports »

The Blazers lose 68-62 to the Cougars


Blair handball's county championship win was more than just a county title

By Lucie Peyrebrune | Dec. 8, 2019, 6:20 p.m. | In Features »

MCPS is the only county in the nation that acknowledges handball as a varsity corollary sport


From summer camp to state semifinals

By Lucie Peyrebrune | Nov. 11, 2019, 6:55 p.m. | In Features »

The story behind Blair girls' varsity soccer head coach Robert Gibb


Blair boys' soccer defeats Northwood in regional championship

By Billy Scott | Nov. 1, 2019, 2:03 p.m. | In Blair »

Blazers win the Battle of the Boulevard to advance to state playoffs


Blair girls' soccer wins regional championship game against Sherwood

By Lucie Peyrebrune | Oct. 30, 2019, 11:03 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blazers won 5-0 to advance to the state bracket


Blair girls' soccer beats Paint Branch in first playoff game

By Lucie Peyrebrune | Oct. 30, 2019, 10:57 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blazers defeated the Panthers 8-0 to advance to the regional final


Blair varsity girls’ volleyball falls to Churchill on senior night

By Joy Xu | Oct. 29, 2019, 11:13 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blazers couldn’t keep up with Churchill’s string finish


Blair varsity girls’ volleyball takes down Walter Johnson

By Joy Xu | Oct. 24, 2019, 7:41 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blazers defeat Walter Johnson in a nail biting five sets


Blazer boys' basketball down two key players this season

By Billy Scott | Oct. 7, 2019, 2:14 p.m. | In Blair »

Two players transferred from Blair to new schools this summer


Blair girls' field hockey shuts out Paint Branch in close game

By Mercedes Pierce | Oct. 7, 2019, 12:36 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blazers beat the Panthers 1-0 for their sixth straight win


Blair boys' soccer defeats Kennedy with late goal

By Billy Scott | Oct. 7, 2019, 12:33 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blazers remain undefeated in conference play


The hidden heroes on the Blair football team

By Billy Scott | Sept. 29, 2019, 10:52 p.m. | In Features »

Back-up players fulfill an often overlooked, but crucial role for their team


Blair boys' soccer defeats Springbrook in first conference game

By Billy Scott | Sept. 25, 2019, 9:39 a.m. | In Blair »

Blazers even out their record to 3-3


Blair boys' soccer falls to Churchill

By Billy Scott | Sept. 18, 2019, 2:38 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blazers are shut out and fall to 2-2


Blair boys' soccer defeats Clarksburg in home opener

By Billy Scott | Sept. 15, 2019, 1:51 p.m. | In Blair »

Goals from Ryan Halli and Walter Sosa gave the Blazers their first win of the season


Parents attended Blair's informational Meet The Coaches Night

By Alex Russ | Dec. 1, 2018, 7:10 p.m. | In Local »

Winter coaches introduced themselves to the parents of new student-athletes


Blair Sports Go Roaring Into the Playoffs

By Noah Stern | May 11, 2018, 9:15 p.m. | In Blair »

An outlook on the upcoming playoff matchup for all Blair spring sports


Varsity Girls Soccer clinch division title

By Eric Feigen | Oct. 20, 2017, 2:15 p.m. | In Blair »

In a nail-biting game, the Blazers (4-2-0) tied the Sherwood Warriors (4-1) 2-2 in Blair's final divisional matchup.


Blair girls' basketball loses in final seconds

By Charles Lott | Feb. 3, 2017, 5:02 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blair Blazers (10-5) lost to the Magruder Colonels (5-12) 45-44 in the final seconds of Tuesday's girls basketball game. Blair got off to a great start, earning a 27-8 lead through superior physicality and rebounding in the first half, but numerous turnovers in the second half let the Colonels back into the game.


The Blazer Spirit

By Nate Bodner Neva Taylor | Dec. 17, 2016, 2:05 p.m. | In Features »

Whether as a player on the field or a spectator in the stands, being on a winning team is a fantastic feeling. The players give it their all, the spectators yell and cheer, the parents hold their breath and the clock winds down. Then it's over. The buzzer goes off and all that exciting energy is dispersed over the crowd as people cheer and hug, and players and coaches alike high five and celebrate.


Blair's practice fields don't get the ball rolling

By Benjamin Yokoyama | Nov. 12, 2015, 1:27 p.m. | In Op/Ed »

Blair's practice fields are large, strangely shaped patches of dirt surrounded by weed-filled grass. Rocks are in almost all of the dirt patches, making the fields seem like a gravel road. When there is a dry stretch, dust is commonly kicked up as players run through.


The ultimate motivators

By Lauren Frost | Oct. 6, 2015, 1:56 p.m. | In Features »

As athletes, students face a lot of challenges. They have to find the time and motivation to excel not only at their sports, but in the classroom as well. They may want to quit, they may want to give up, but they won't. They will get up the next day and they will keep running, throwing, kicking, flipping and swinging.


New certified athletics trainer introduced at Blair

By Maniza Habib | Sept. 23, 2015, 11:54 a.m. | In Local »

Meghan Wilkinson, an employee of MedStar and certified athletics trainer, joined the Montgomery Blair Athletics department this school year to replace Julie Tucker.


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