Bethesda, MD–Congratulations to Harrison’s Danny DeBois, and his coach Chetan Hertzig, for capping a remarkable weekend by defeating St. Louis Park’s Richard Shmikler to win the third-annual PrepMatters Beltway Invitational at Walt Whitman HS. Danny did not drop a single ballot over the course of the tournament. Richard is coached by Charles McClung, Christian Tarsney, Graham Tierney, and Geoffrey Kristof.

Octofinals:
13. Scarsdale CB (neg) def. 4. Sacred Heart AT (Adam Tomasi) 2-1 (*Massey, Cameron, Acle)
12. College Prep CL (neg) def. 5. Scarsdale GR (Grant Reiter) 3-0 (Tarsney, Wilder, Nails)
6. Lake Highland TL (neg) def. 11. Scarsdale SN 2-1 (Acle, Nails, *Tarsney)
7. St. Louis Park LS (neg) def. 10. Lake Highland JA (Julian Alvarez) 2-1 (Parker, *Biel, Roth)
9. Scarsdale NT (neg) def. 8. Carpe Diem JM (Joseph Millman) (Wilder, Cameron, Pritt)

Quarters:
1. Harrison DD (AFF) vs Scarsdale NT 3-0 (Massey, Parker, Tarsney)
2. St. Louis Park RS advances over St. Louis Park LS (Leah Shapiro)
3. Collegiate AO (neg) vs. 6. Lake Highland TL 3-0 (Cameron, Nails, Roth)
12. College Prep CL (neg) def. 13. Scarsdale CB (aff) 3-0 (Acle, Pritt, Wilder)

Semifinals:
1. Harrison DD (neg) def. 12. College Prep CL (Charlotte Lawrence) 3-0 (Massey, Roth, Tarsney)
2. St. Louis Park RS (AFF) def. 3. Collegiate AO (Andrew O’Donohue) 2-1 (Cameron, Pritt, *Wilder)

Finals:
1. Harrison DD (neg) def. 2. St. Louis Park RS (Richard Shmikler) 3-0 (Nails, Parker, Roth)

Champion:
Harrison DD (Daniel DeBois)

Speaker Awards:
1. Danny DeBois (Harrison DD)
2. Andrew O’Donahue (Collegiate AO)
3. Terrence Lonam (Lake Highland TL)
4. Leah Shapiro (St. Louis Park LS)
5. Adam Tomasi (Sacred Heart AT)
6. Joseph Millman (Carpe Diem JM)
7. Samantha Hom (Stuyvesant SH)
8. Richard Shmikler (St. Louis Park RS)
9. Noah Thaler (Scarsdale NT)
10. Grant Reiter (Scarsdale GR)