| Nov 21, 2013
The NCAA early signing period for the National Letter of Intent program began Nov. 13 for lacrosse and some other sports. Below is list of some area student-athletes from Towson-area schools who plan to sign NLIs.
If you know of other signings, email...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 10:45 PM
Terps' Likely named ECAC D-I special teamer of the week
Maryland freshman Will Likely was named the Eastern College Athletic Conference Division I Special Teams Player of the Week. Likely returned a punt 63 yards for a touchdown for the...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 9:52 PM
Fundraiser for Lenny Moore statue, wax figure launched today
Today, the Lenny Moore Statue and Wax Figurine Committee, in collaboration with the Ed Block Courage Award Foundation, will launch a fundraising drive to purchase and build both...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Longtime Bel Air Town Administrator Chris Schlehr is planning to retire next month.
During a town commissioner work session, Michael Krantz, director of administration, announced Schlehr's last town meeting will be Dec. 16.
Schlehr, who was at the...
| Dec 3, 2013
College field hockey
Five Terps named to All-America teams
Maryland junior midfielder Maxine Fluharty, senior goalkeeper Natalie Hunter, senior defender Ali McEvoy, sophomore defender Sarah Sprink and senior forward Jill Witmer were named to National...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Towson has released its schedule for the 2014 season. Here is a breakdown of what awaits the Tigers, who went 10-8 last year, won the Colonial Athletic Association tournament championship and qualified for the NCAA tournament for the first time since...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Johns Hopkins has released its schedule for the 2014 season. Here is a breakdown of the slate that awaits the Blue Jays, who went 9-5 last year and failed to qualify for their 42nd straight NCAA tournament.
10: The 10-goal benchmark was critical for...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 12:06 PM
During the school year, Varsity Letters will periodically ask student-athletes from various sports to step in as guest bloggers. They will share their personal thoughts about one aspect of their season or reflect on the season to date.
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:12 PM
An undercover federal agent in Maryland played a key role in the shutdown Wednesday of what authorities describe as a massive online drug marketplace, owned by a 29-year-old engineer who authorities say schemed to kill perceived rivals.
| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:51 PM
It's the first question on many people's lips when they meet Maika Polamalu.
"'Are you related to Troy?'" recounted the Navy junior linebacker, who is first cousins with the Pittsburgh Steelers strong safety. "That's always the first thing. It doesn't...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:04 PM
Over the past four years, the Gilman-Good Counsel football rivalry has turned into one of the premier high school football showdowns in Maryland.
Last season, Good Counsel dealt the Greyhounds an excruciating 20-19 loss after a missed extra point in...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:08 PM
No doubt that RGIII will start for Redskins in opener, source says
After watching Robert Griffin III in practices the past two weeks, several Washington Redskins said they firmly believe he will be the team's starting quarterback in the Sept. 9...