Divas take division title, first round playoff bye
The D.C. Divas routed the Columbus Comets 42-0 on Saturday night to take the division title and pick up a first round playoff bye.
After dropping a 32-25 heartbreaker to the Boston Militia at home last weekend, the Divas recovered to finish the regular season with a 5-3 record. They will return to the Prince George’s Sports and Learning Complex on June 30 for the second round of the playoffs.
Anya survives first U.S. national team cut
DeMatha center BeeJay Anya, a Germantown resident, has been named one of 14 finalists for the 2012 USA U-17 World Championship Team. A year after being cut from the U-16 team, Anya survived a tryout of 28 players in Colorado Springs, Colo., last week. The U-17 team will eventually be trimmed to 12 players.