Friendship Collegiate Academy

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Morgan State Football Player Died From Heatstroke

Autopsy results show that a freshman football player at Morgan State University in Baltimore died from accidental heatstroke.


Members of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrate winning the BCS National Championship. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

D.C. Football Coach Called Up to Be Alabama Analyst

A decade after founding D.C.’s Friendship Collegiate Academy’s football team, coach Aazaar Abdul-Rahim has been tapped for a job at one of the most prestigious college programs in the country.


Alassane Traore, center, a student at Friendship Collegiate Academy in D.C., receives a full scholarship to Hanover College in Indiana. (Credit: Kimberly Suiters/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

D.C. Student Receives Surprise Scholarship

A D.C. high school student received the surprise of a lifetime Tuesday.


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Football Program in D.C. Excels Despite Extreme Lack of Funding

The average high school nationally advances about one in ten football players to play at the collegiate level, but for one charter school in D.C. that number is much higher despite not having a home field.