Gibraltar Coleman missed the first shot he attempted from the floor, but the forward wasn’t off target much more during a recent boys high-school basketball game.
This past spring, George Rizzo in baseball and his younger sister, Lanny Rizzo, in girls soccer helped the Highland School of Warrenton win Division II private-school state team championships on the same day on fields near Richmond just a few hours and miles apart.
One of the most well-known athletes in the history of the Flint Hill School was at the Oakton campus Dec. 16. For two reasons.
By rushing for 897 yards in eight games and scoring multiple touchdowns, Potomac School senior Marcel Gaskins was a first-team Division I all-state selection on offense at runningback for his performance during the fall high-school football season. Gaskins also caught 12 passes for 173 yards.
The Flint Hill Huskies (5-4, 2-2) finished their high-school football season with a wild 47-46 seesaw home loss to the Maret Frogs on Nov. 5 in a Mid-Atlantic Athletic Conference game.