| Apr 16, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Kevin Hennessey of Bel Air started running four years ago, just so he could qualify for the Boston Marathon. Monday's race was his first.
"It's the only race you have to qualify for. It's very prestigious," he said Tuesday. "It's probably as close to...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 8:11 AM
As a senior at Queen Anne’s County High last year, Damonte Dodd dominated small-school competition as the Eastern Shore’s first Division I basketball recruit in years.
As a post-grad player in Woodstock, Va., this winter, the Maryland-...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 2:26 PM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Can Maryland realistically make it to a bowl game?
Jeff Barker: The odds favor it, but it’s no...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site.
Abdul-Malik Abu entered the spring as a lesser-known commodity. Six months later, after...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
It’s common practice for football recruits to say their college choice is based primarily on academics. Whether or not that popular refrain is true is often up for debate. But when Bishop McNamara safety and honor roll student Milan Collins says...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 6:04 AM
There wasn’t a doubt in Marco Pizzoferrato’s mind that Andrew Isaacs had the potential to play college football. The Manchester (Conn.) High football coach first spotted the recent Marylandcommitment at a middle school meet-and-greet five...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 4:25 PM
Michael Fitz-Patrick was on the 61st floor of Two World Trade Center, training to be a broker. A new father at 28, he was switching careers with a goal of spending more time at home.
Daniel McNeal, 29, was also in the south tower that sunny Tuesday...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 4:07 PM
Maryland said Tuesday that it will name the Comcast Center basketball court for Gary Williams, who retired as men's coach in May after 22 seasons and a school-record 461 wins.
Williams will be honored during a Dec. 9 Comcast Center ceremony. He will join...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 6:52 AM
When he was in fifth grade, Tim Downs arrived at an important life decision: he would play football at Maryland.
Growing up in Latrobe, Pa., Downs idolized Kyle Schmitt, an offensive lineman at Derry Area High School who had accepted a football...
| Mar 11, 2012
Most of us know some basics about Social Security.
We understand retirees can start taking retirement benefits at age 62. We realize we'll get a bigger monthly check if we wait a few years more until our normal retirement age to tap benefits. And who...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 1:54 PM
A 22-year-old student from Parkville who planned a career in foreign service died Friday in a car accident in Morocco near Rabat, her family said.
Kelly DallaTezza, who was born in Baltimore, was in northern Africa and had recently participated in a...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 3:03 PM
Kelly Dalla Tezza, a Fulbright scholar who planned a career in the U.S. Foreign Service, died Friday in an automobile accident in Morocco. She was 22 and lived in Parkville.
Family members said she had a flat tire while driving on a road near Rabat and...