I was enjoying a late dinner with friends at Peter Luger Steak House in Brooklyn, N.Y. — the sizzling plates of porterhouse in full command of my attention — when the familiar name began bubbling out of lips at surrounding tables. UMBC, UMBC, UMBC.
Kyle Snyder of Woodbine is already widely regarded as the finest amateur wrestler in the world. But the Ohio State senior will likely face one of the largest challenges of his career, Michigan's 280-pound Adam Coon, as he tries to cap his college career with a third NCAA title.
A few years ago, Ravens defensive tackle Brandon Williams learned he has a degenerative eye condition called keratoconus. He worried it might be career-shortening, but he's optimistic after undergoing a new procedure called cross-linking to strengthen his corneas.
Between the graduation of two senior All-Americans and the abrupt transfer of a freshman sensation, Maryland women's basketball endured an unsettled offseason. But sophomore guard Kaila Charles wasted little time time filling the void as Brenda Frese's next star.
Ronnie Franklin, the Dundalk-raised jockey who rode Spectacular Bid to victory in the 1979 Kentucky Derby and Preakness, has died of lung cancer. He was 58.
Baltimore-based heavyweight Cassius Chaney extended his record to 12-0 with a second-round knockout Saturday night.
Despite sharing a name with the greatest heavyweight of all time, Cassius Chaney didn't put on boxing gloves until he was 23. At 30, the Baltimore native is an undefeated prospect fighting to establish his own place in heavyweight boxing.
The Maryland Jockey Club has announced its 12-day spring schedule at Pimlico Race Course, highlighted by the 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes on May 19. The meet, scheduled to kick off May 10 and end with a Memorial Day card on May 28, will feature 15 stakes races worth a combined $3.7 million...