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  • Phelps breaks 400 IM mark

    Holding off one of his best friends, Michael Phelps started his second attempt to break Mark Spitz's Olympic record with another epic swim. Phelps, of Rodgers Forge, set a world record in his first event of the U.S. Olympic swimming trials, touching just...
  • Football: First, second team offense

    CODY BLUE Wilde Lake, lineman Blue was a standout on both sides of the football for the No. 12 Wildecats (10-3), who advanced to the Class 3A state semifinals. Committed to the University of Maryland, the 6-foot-5, 280-pound senior two-way tackle...
  • Elusive football lets baseball take steroid hit

    During the news conference Thursday in which former Sen. George Mitchell unveiled his 409-page report on baseball's performance-enhancement scandal, I kept waiting for him to announce that he had been hired by the NFL to perform a similar investigation to...
  • Gambling on chic

    On stage a few weeks ago at the Music Box Theater at the Borgata Hotel, Idina Menzel (star of Broadway's Rent and Wicked) admitted having some anxiety about bringing her singing act to this seaside resort. A peasant dress she'd worn when performing in...
  • Sports moments that moved us in 2007

    Sports moments that moved us in 2007
    It would be foolish to look back on 2007 and remind you of every story we've covered. But here are some events that reporters remember from the year. Some they covered and some they just enjoyed as fans. We hope you appreciate them as much as they did....
  • Q&A // Brendan Morales, Westminster, indoor track and field

    Q&A // Brendan Morales, Westminster, indoor track and field
    To say that Westminster junior Brendan Morales has come a long way in the past year would be an understatement. A year after finishing a distant seventh in the shot put at the Carroll County indoor track championships, Morales this winter added upwards...
  • Complete domination

    Complete domination
    Navy quarterback Kaipo-Noa Kaheaku-Enhada had spent the past month trying to recover from a hamstring injury that kept him sidelined for much of the season. Slotback Shun White had spent the past two months trying to rediscover the magic that had made...
  • Maryland's Pro Day kind to Haynos

    Good Is Not Enough If Better Is Possible That slogan is one of several motivational phrases strategically placed just below the ceiling of the Gossett Team House weight room, encouraging Maryland football players to give their all during those exhausting...
  • Girls track: First team

    Funmi Alabi Long Reach Alabi turned in some spectacular performances this winter, the best of which probably came at the Class 3A state meet. That's where the junior set a meet record by winning the 55 meters in 7.0 seconds, the state's top time this...
  • Let them eat artisanal cake

     
    Much as I love the whole eat-local movement and respect Alice Waters, the opinion piece from the Los Angeles Times that MrRational linked to in a comment had me rolling on the floor. In case you're one of those readers......
  • Baltimore hurdler Carter retires

    - The pain of it all was written on James Carter's face. It wasn't the physical pain of crashing into a series of 3-foot barriers. Or the psychic pain of failing to finish an event he had done a zillion times in an honors-filled track and field career...
  • Boys Athlete of the Week // Justin Gross, McDonogh, track and field

    Justin Gross, McDonogh, track and field The Eagles' senior captain set a meet record at the Montgomery Invitational in Landover on Saturday while turning in the second-best long jump in the nation this year (23 feet, 6 inches). He was also second in the...