baltimoresun.com

« Weekly recruiting roundup | Main | Baltimore guards headline Vt. school's roster »

September 13, 2010

Weekend wrap – Terps recruit Ross runs wild

The first game of Brandon Ross' senior season was a memorable one.

The Maryland-bound running back powered the Charter School of Wilmington (Del.) to a 46-20 win over St. Georges.

Brandon Ross rushed for 181 yards with two touchdowns and caught one touchdown pass for Charter.

Ross' receiving touchdown was on a 10-yard pass, while his rushing scores came from 69 and 82 yards out.

• DeMatha rallied for a 35-32 win over Friendship Collegiate, but Maryland-bound athlete Delonte Morton was a casualty for the Stags.

The Stags took a 20-12 lead on Michael Branthover's 49-yard field goal at the end of the first half, but they lost starting running back Delonte Morton to what DeMatha Coach Bill McGregor called a severe ankle sprain, which forced him from the field for X-rays.

• Terps wide receiver commitment Marcus Leak was knocked out of Parkwood (N.C.) High's 42-21 loss to Mount Airy.

Leak broke a botched punt snap for a big first down early to put Parkwood on the way to its first score and snagged a near impossible pass on the sideline for a first down later. But with Parkwood driving late in the second quarter, Leak went down with an apparent ankle injury not to return.

• UM tight end recruit Ryan Malleck found the end zone once in Point Boro (N.J.) High's 21-11 loss to Manasquan.

Point Boro followed with a 36-yard drive as Dunbar threw a 20-yard touchdown pass to tight end Ryan Malleck to make it 8-0.

• Maryland cornerback commitment Jeremiah Hendy helped Bowie to a 21-7 win over DuVal.

Jordan Maslanik connected with wide receiver Jeremiah Hendy for 13 yards, and on the next play he hit James Johnson on a deep post pattern for a 67-yard touchdown pass. Another Holmes extra point gave the visitors a 14-7 lead.

Posted by Matt Bracken at 6:00 AM | | Comments (0)
        

Post a comment

All comments must be approved by the blog author. Please do not resubmit comments if they do not immediately appear. You are not required to use your full name when posting, but you should use a real e-mail address. Comments may be republished in print, but we will not publish your e-mail address. Our full Terms of Service are available here.

Please enter the letter "i" in the field below:
About Matt Bracken

Matt Bracken was a lightly recruited football and tennis prospect out of East Lansing (Mich.) High School in 2001, but spurned all (nonexistent) scholarship offers to attend the University of Michigan. Matt graduated from UM in 2005, earned a master's degree in new media journalism from Northwestern University in 2006, and spent the first 11 months of his career as an online producer / videographer / blogger at the Arizona Daily Star in Tucson. He has worked at The Baltimore Sun since July 2007, where he currently serves as the deputy sports editor for digital.

High school recruiting database
Area high school commitments -- 2009
Area high school commitments -- 2008
Maryland's 2011 football commitments
Maryland's 2010 football recruiting class
Maryland's 2009 football recruiting class
Maryland's 2008 football recruiting class
-- ADVERTISEMENT --

Sign up for FREE local sports alerts
Get free Sun alerts sent to your mobile phone.*
Get free Baltimore Sun mobile alerts
Sign up for local sports text alerts

Returning user? Update preferences.
Sign up for more Sun text alerts
*Standard message and data rates apply. Click here for Frequently Asked Questions.
Most Recent Comments

Buy Sports Tickets from the Baltimore Sun Store

Photo galleries
Blog updates
Recent updates to baltimoresun.com sports blogs  Subscribe to this feed
Charm City Current
Stay connected