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D.C. United head coach Ben Olsen to be honored at DC SCORES Inspired Art Gala

D.C. United head coach Ben Olsen to be honored at DC SCORES Inspired Art Gala

On May 17, D.C. United head coach Ben Olsen will accept the Inspiration Award at the third Annual Inspired Art Gala for his work promoting youth development through soccer in the District.

Organizations Say "Capital Showdown" Fight Met Appropriate Boxing Standards

 

From Shi Faust: The Committee on Small and Local Business Development, chaired by Councilmember Vincent B. Orange, Sr., (At-Large) voted to approve the report on the “Capital Showdown” Championship Boxing match between Lamont Peterson and Amir Khan.  The report revealed the integrity of the officials’ scoring was affirmed and complied with standards of the sanctioning bodies. 

 

WUSA9 Caption Contest Winner, Charlene Woods "Those guys look a lot bigger from down here."

WUSA9 Caption Contest Winner, Charlene Woods "Those guys look a lot bigger from down here."

Congratulations to the winner of our Facebook Photo Caption Contest, Charlene Woods. Did you watch the Super Bowl?

This photo (provided by US Presswire) is of NY Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw running for a touchdown with :57 left on the clock.

The theory is that the New England Patriot allowed the Giants to score the touchdown, so they could get the ball back with one timeout and enough time to make a final drive. The Giants ended up winning Super Bowl XLVI 21-17.

See PHOTOS from the Super Bowl.

Support Local Youth Soccer Teams Today on Groupon

Support Local Youth Soccer Teams Today on Groupon

Some things are just fundamental. And fundamentals are what make some things meaningful. An inner-city grade-school student-athlete being provided with the necessary equipment to shine not only in the classroom, but on the field, is something the nonprofit DC SCORES takes pride in and will go to great lengths to fulfill.

Throughout our service here in the nation’s capitol we’ve been fortunate to provide for amazing students, in no less than amazing fashions.

Stemming from last year, the ever-so-familiar Groupon DC has extended its reach to DC SCORES for a cause bigger than just selling soccer jerseys. Wonderful contributors and supporters of DC SCORES' mission have yet another opportunity to buy into a child’s dream and contribute to one of more than 800 poet-athlete’s not-so-typical youth-hood in DC.

Capitol City Brewing Company to Host Colossal Super Bowl Party

Capitol City Brewing Company to Host Colossal Super Bowl Party