November 28, 2006

Milstead finishes season on high note

For Washington (D.C.) Ballou offensive tackle Lamar Milstead, his senior high school football season couldn't have ended much sweeter.

As the anchor of the Ballou offensive line, Milstead led the Knights to an eight-game winning streak to close out the year, including a historic victory in the annual City Championship, known as the "Turkey Bowl," this past week.

Ballou defeated local rival Dunbar, 34-33, on Thankgiving Day to secure the school's first-ever City Championship. The victory, which culminated an impressive late-season rally for Ballou, avenged the team's 27-20 loss to Dunbar back on September 22nd.

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