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  • The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Feb. 25-March 3

    The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Feb. 25-March 3

    March 2, 2001: The top-ranked Maryland women’s lacrosse team opens with an 18-11 defeat of No. 4 Duke in College Park. Jen Adams, two-time National Player of the Year, gets four goals and six assists for the Terps, six-time defending national champions. Feb. 26, 1987: Manager Cal Ripken Sr. gives...

  • The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Feb. 18-24

    The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Feb. 18-24

    Feb. 23, 2002: In coach Dave Cottle’s debut, the Maryland men’s lacrosse team defeats Hobart, 13-6, in College Park. The Terps will finish 9-4. Feb. 23, 1989: Led by sprint champion Derrick Love (55 and 300 meters), Meade wins the state Class 4A indoor track championship at the 5th Regiment Armory....

  • The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Feb. 11-17

    The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Feb. 11-17

    Feb. 14, 1998: The Ravens acquire quarterback Jim Harbaugh, 34, from the Indianapolis Colts for a third-round draft pick. Harbaugh plays one disappointing year for Baltimore (6-10). In the 2012 season, he coaches the San Francisco 49ers to the Super Bowl, where they lose to the Ravens and coach...

  • The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Feb. 4-10

    The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Feb. 4-10

    Feb. 6, 2000: About 90 people gather at the Babe Ruth Birthplace in Baltimore to mark the 105th birthday of the Sultan of Swat and celebrate with champagne and cake. Feb. 6, 1982: Margaret Diaz of Mount St. Mary’s sets a women’s all-time Maryland college basketball scoring record in a 97-85 victory...

  • The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Jan. 28-Feb. 3

    The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports History for Jan. 28-Feb. 3

    Jan. 30, 1980: With five seconds remaining, Maryland’s Ernie Graham hits a 20-foot jump shot to give the Terps a 63-61 victory at Virginia. Maryland improves to 15-3; the Cavaliers, who get 12 points from 7-foot-4 freshman Ralph Sampson, fall to 16-5. Jan. 30, 1976: A Baltimore judge dismisses...

  • The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Jan. 21-27

    The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Jan. 21-27

    Jan. 24, 1981: The Mount St. Mary’s men’s basketball team, which had lost five games in a row to UMBC, routs the Retrievers, 101-58, in Emmitsburg. Durelle Lewis (18 points) stars for coach Jim Phelan’s Mountaineers, who improve to 14-1 and are ranked No. 5 in Division II. Jan. 26, 1977: The McCarron...

  • The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Jan. 14-20

    The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Jan. 14-20

    Jan. 14, 2001: The Ravens win their 10th straight, 16-3, over the Raiders in Oakland in the AFC title game to advance to the Super Bowl. Quarterback Trent Dilfer throws a 96-yard scoring pass to Shannon Sharpe, and Baltimore holds the losers’ league-best ground game to 24 rushing yards. Jan. 14,...

  • The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Jan. 7-13

    The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Jan. 7-13

    Anthony Mitchell, Frank Robinson and Bert Rechichar are part of This Week in Maryland Sports for Jan. 7-13

  • The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Dec. 31-Jan. 6

    The Sun Remembers: This Week in Sports, Dec. 31-Jan. 6

    Dec. 31, 2000: Jamal Lewis rushes for 110 yards and two touchdowns as the Ravens defeat Denver, 21-3, in a wild-card playoff game at PSINet Stadium. It’s the first postseason victory since 1971 for a team from Baltimore, which allows the Broncos to cross midfield just once. Jan. 4, 1977: Three...

  • The Sun Remembers: This Week In Sports, Dec. 24-30

    The Sun Remembers: This Week In Sports, Dec. 24-30

    Mike Barnes, Red Holzman and Don Ohl are part of This Week in Maryland Sports for Dec. 24-30.

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