Newsworthy in RPS Athletics


    June 2019


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    From public housing to UVA, Corvell Poag has a Scholar-Athlete story like no other

    Poag has lived a life most only see on television or in a movie, a life filled not just with poverty, but every issue that populates housing projects, where there are too many people with too little hope.


    Sports Backers Scholar Athlete Annual Awards

    John Marshall Boys Basketball team and Armstrong's Corvell Poag Honored!!

    JMHS and AHS

    Sports Backers group pic

    AHS and Poag

    National Signing Day - June 2019

    John Marshall High School Boys Basketball

    JM signing 2019

     John Marshall Signing 2019



    November 9, 2016

    Taya Robinson 1             Taya 2

    Taya 3

    Taya Robinson, Community High student and Huguenot girls basketball player. Signed her National letter of intent today for Virginia Commonwealth University women's basketball. Congrats! Go Lady Rams!

    Greg Jones      Greg 2  Greg 3

    Congratulations to John Marshall's Greg Jones for signing his National letter of intent for James Madison University today! Congrats! Go Dukes!

    November 7, 2016

    Congratulations to Thomas Jefferson and George Wythe - they will both be continuing their seasons in the first round of the 3A East football playoffs!

    Thomas Jefferson

    Friday, Nov. 11, at 7pm. Thomas Jefferson will play at Brentsville, Va. located near Dumfries (Northern Va.)

    George Wythe

    Friday, 11/11/16, game time is 7p. George Wythe will travel to James Monroe. 

    November 2, 2016

    Prep football player of the week: Thomas Jefferson's Jalen Jackson

    photo credit:RICHMOND.COM