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  • Digest (Dec. 14): Hamiltons form jockey tandem at Laurel Park

    Digest (Dec. 14): Hamiltons form jockey tandem at Laurel Park

    Knowing what to expect didn't make things any easier for Steve "Cowboy" Hamilton when his youngest son, Weston, decided he wanted to follow in dad's footsteps and become a jockey. Instead, it gave the 43-year-old Hamilton, a winner of more than 1,300 career races and multiple graded-stakes, a kind...

  • Digest (Dec. 13): Johns Hopkins water polo players earn All-America honors

    Digest (Dec. 13): Johns Hopkins water polo players earn All-America honors

    Johns Hopkins placed four players on the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches All-America teams. Junior Giorgio Cico earned first-team honors, senior John Wilson and sophomore Finn Banks earned second-team honors and junior Josh Kurtz was named honorable mention. College track and field:...

  • Digest (Dec. 12): Two Navy football players selected for brigade leadership roles

    Digest (Dec. 12): Two Navy football players selected for brigade leadership roles

    Navy senior linebackers Micah Thomas and Winn Howard have been selected for leadership positions within the Brigade of Midshipmen for the second semester. Thomas was selected as the Second Regiment Commander, which is the second highest position next to Brigade Commander (there are two regimental...

  • Digest (Dec. 9): Whirlin Curlin springs upset at Laurel Park

    Digest (Dec. 9): Whirlin Curlin springs upset at Laurel Park

    Marathon Farms homebred Whirlin Curlin, fresh from a surprising maiden-breaking stakes win two weeks ago, pulled off another shocker by rallying through the stretch for a neck victory over Still Having Fun in the $100,000 Maryland Juvenile Futurity on a snowy Saturday at Laurel Park. The 36th running...

  • Digest (Dec. 8): Baltimore golf courses plan winter scrambles

    Digest (Dec. 8): Baltimore golf courses plan winter scrambles

    Baltimore Municipal Golf Corporation will host a series of scramble golf outings this winter, beginning with the Frostbite Scramble on Dec. 16 at Mount Pleasant Golf Course. The Frostbite Scramble will be played using the 18-Hole Scramble format, featuring a 9 a.m. shotgun start. Registration for...

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