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  • Maryland basketball adds 7-footer Michal Cekovsky to incoming class

    Maryland basketball adds 7-footer Michal Cekovsky to incoming class
    Maryland's lack of any inside presence at both ends of the court was a large part of its disappointing 17-15 season. Trying to rectify that, the Terps have added Slovakian 7-footer Michal Cekovsky, who spent last season playing at a basketball academy...
  • Terps grant three players' requests to be released from men's basketball team

    Terps grant three players' requests to be released from men's basketball team
    Maryland basketball fans had been clamoring all throughout the team’s disappointing 17-15 season for third-year coach Mark Turgeon to do a makeover of the roster before the program joined the Big Ten. On Tuesday, what seemed like pure mid-winter...
  • Bill would require background checks for Balto. Co. recreation volunteers

    Bill would require background checks for Balto. Co. recreation volunteers
    More than a decade after a youth sports volunteer from Hereford with a record of sex offense charges was convicted of abusing a 12-year-old boy, Baltimore County remains the only jurisdiction in the region that doesn't require background checks for...
  • Thoughts on Ralph Friedgen, Melo Trimble starting next year and the odds Damian Prince picks Maryland

    Thoughts on Ralph Friedgen, Melo Trimble starting next year and the odds Damian Prince picks Maryland
    Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three topics from the past week in Maryland sports. What's your take on having not only James Franklin -- but now perhaps Ralph Friedgen -- in the Big Ten...
  • Students from Laurel earn degrees, dean's list

    The following Laurel area residents graduated from Salisbury University: Brent Greer, Bachelor of Arts in political science; and Lauren Westermeyer, Bachelor of Arts in psychology. Dylan Haversack, of Laurel, earned Faculty Honors for fall 2013 at the...
  • Nigerian linebacker Nnamdi Egbuaba set to join Terps just three years after first touching a football

    Nigerian linebacker Nnamdi Egbuaba set to join Terps just three years after first touching a football
    The FedEx package lay on the St. Frances football coach's desk, waiting for Nnamdi Egbuaba like an unopened present. Inside the package was a National Letter of Intent and financial aid document offering Egbuaba — who comes from a Nigerian village...
  • Five-star offensive tackle Damian Prince commits to Maryland

    Five-star offensive tackle Damian Prince commits to Maryland
    FORESTVILLE -- The time had come for Damian Prince, and he stood behind a lectern, transfixed. A disembodied voice was speaking to him in his ear, and a silence inside the Bishop McNamara High School auditorium lingered uncomfortably. This was live...
  • Thoughts on Charles Mitchell, Big Ten football and 2014 recruiting class superlatives

    Thoughts on Charles Mitchell, Big Ten football and 2014 recruiting class superlatives
    Baltimore Sun reporters Don Markus and Jeff Barker and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three topics from the past week in Maryland sports. Should the basketball team stick with Charles Mitchell in the starting lineup against Florida State?...
  • Abey, Hawk, Helm, Woods named to Big 33 football roster, full MD lineup coming in early March

    Abey, Hawk, Helm, Woods named to Big 33 football roster, full MD lineup coming in early March
    The Maryland roster for the Big 33 Football Classic will be announced in early March, but the names of a few local players have already been released. McDonogh’s Josh Woods, Meade’s Jake Hawk, Fallston’s Alex Helm and Archbishop...
  • Lacrosse becoming cold-weather sport

    Lacrosse becoming cold-weather sport
    Winter is synonymous with snow, Christmas and … lacrosse? This year, perhaps more than any other, the coldest season and a sport which crowns a national champion on usually the hottest day in May have been linked arm-in-arm. Since Feb. 1,...
  • Win over Virginia boosts Loyola in Inside Lacrosse women's media poll

    Win over Virginia boosts Loyola in Inside Lacrosse women's media poll
    Loyola's season-opening 16-12 win at Virginia Saturday boosted the Greyhounds to No. 8 in this week's Brine Inside Lacrosse women's media Top 20. The Greyhounds got six goals from Hannah Schmidt, five goals and two assists from Marlee Paton and 11 saves...
  • Quarter auction in Parkton to help girl, 13, fight cancer

    Quarter auction in Parkton to help girl, 13, fight cancer
    Chandra Parker Thacker was called to Eastern York Middle School in November to pick up her daughter Nina, 13, who complained of being short of breath and light-headed in gym class. Thacker took Nina to the family doctor for a chest X-ray in case the...