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Former Francis Howell standout Graves makes Father’s Day special with Major League debut

Former Francis Howell star Brett Graves has made plenty of pitching appearances from the bullpen during his professional baseball career over the past three years, but none was bigger or more special than June 17. Just over a week ago, on Father’s Day, Graves, a right-handed relief pitcher with the Miami Marlins gave his father, Scott the best Father’s Day gift ever, as he made his major league debut in the third and final game of the Marlins series at Baltimore against the Baltimore Orioles. Although his appearance was just for one batter, as he induced Baltimore’s Mark Trumbo into a two-out grounder ...

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Fort Zumwalt South boys netters roll into postseason

Fort Zumwalt South boys tennis coach David Fox suspected at the outset of the season that his Bulldogs club would be pretty good once they got into regular season play. As the regular season winds down this week, Zumwalt South has been determined and strong on the courts as the Bulldogs finished their season on Tuesday with an 11-2 slate. It has been a watershed season for Zumwalt South as the Bulldogs have just completed the best start and best regular season in program and school history. “We felt like coming in to the season we had a chance to ...

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