Last year, twins Makhi and Mahkell played with number one player in the country, RJ Barrett, at famed Montverde Academy in Florida. The 6’9” University of Maryland committed twins have taken their talents back home and will look to lead Wilson to winning the DCIAA and DCSAA championships once again. Coming from top-ranked national champions
Discovering a passion can take a lifetime. But for Willard Polston, all it took was one swing of a bat at age four. Today, Willard Polston, known to his players as Coach Trey, is one of Wilson’s most beloved baseball coaches. From ages four to 12, Polston played Little League baseball in Austin, Texas.
Seven days a year, students spend their days relaxing at home and teachers attend a Professional Development Day (PD Day) in order to better understand the DCPS core-curriculum. This caused me to question what happens during these days. Do they go over evaluation reports? Do they talk about test scores? Do they eat? The only
College admission exams can be quite stressful, but there a couple of websites that strive to alleviate this anxiety and prepare test takers to put their best foot forward. These sites provide free alternatives to private tutoring and prep classes which can be quite expensive. Whether the ACT or SAT, The Beacon has you covered
After an undefeated regular season and a 4-1 win against Cardozo in the DCIAA finals, Wilson Soccer was seeded first going into the DCSAA tournament. To start off the playoffs, Wilson beat a strong Maret team 4-2, thanks to a phenomenal performance from Tony Zelaya, who scored twice. Two days later Wilson faced Gonzaga in
Monumental Sports & Entertainment currently owns the 20,000 seat arena, formerly known as the Verizon Center, which hosts a variety of events year round. These events range from professional basketball, hockey, and indoor football games, to concerts for world famous artists including Drake and Adele. In 2016, the Verizon Center hosted 218 total events and