Games to watch

September 05, 2007|By PAT O'MALLEY

BOYS SOCCER

No. 3 Calvert Hall at Arch. Spalding

WHEN -- Tomorrow, 4 p.m.

OUTLOOK -- The inexperienced Cavaliers are coming off an 8-9-2 season that included two losses to the Cardinals by scores of 4-0 and 4-3. Calvert Hall, 12-6-2 last fall and one of the top teams in the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference, is led by senior forward Christian Barreiro.

FOOTBALL

No. 10 Arch. Spalding vs. Mount St. Joseph

WHEN -- Friday, 7 p.m.

WHERE -- Arbutus Middle School

OUTLOOK -- Coach Mike Whittles' two-time defending Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association B Conference champion Cavaliers face A Conference upstart Mount St. Joseph in a nonleague contest. The Gaels went 3-7 last season, but are expected to be one of the area's most improved teams. Whittles, who has built a successful program at Spalding (31-2 past three years, including 11-0 last season), has also scheduled Gilman of the A Conference for an Oct. 12 home date.

Riverdale Baptist vs. Annapolis Area Christian School

WHEN -- Friday, 7 p.m.

WHERE -- Broadneck High

OUTLOOK -- The Eagles are playing the first football game in school history. Kenny Lucas, who was the Gonzaga (D.C.) coach for seven years, started the program. After Riverdale, the Eagles will host Maryland Christian and then begin play in the MIAA C Conference with St. John's Catholic Prep, Lutheran and Friends.

GIRLS SOCCER

No. 3 John Carroll vs. No. 13 Arundel

WHEN -- Saturday, 11 a.m.

WHEN -- Glenelg High

OUTLOOK -- The Patriots, annual contenders in the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference, have four returning starters from last fall's 16-3-2 team. With four-year starting defender Amy Olson leading the way, the Wildcats (7-5-3 last season) look to make a run in the Anne Arundel County league.

FIELD HOCKEY

No. 8 Arch. Spalding at No. 2 Bryn Mawr

WHEN -- Tuesday, 3:45

OUTLOOK -- Coming off a down season, Spalding (10-9-1 last year) opened with an impressive 6-0 victory over Good Counsel of Wheaton. Spalding will be facing goalie Abigail Bisbee, who had 11 shutouts last season for the 16-3-1 the defending IAAM A champion.

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