| Jul 4, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Edward J. Rasmussen, a retired insurance broker who also translated Japanese, died June 20 of pneumonia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 95.
The son of J. David Rasmussen, a New York City insurance broker, and Ellamae Rasmussen, a homemaker,...
| May 20, 2014
| 1:49 PM
I am predicting that when we evaluate the Baltimore Ravens' 2014 draft after this season, the name with the most upside will be none other than former River Hill star Mike Campanaro. If used properly, Campanaro could become a big time receiver like Wes...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 4:20 PM
The Boston Cannons of Major League Lacrosse announced that assistant coach John Tucker (Johns Hopkins) will take over head coaching duties from Steve Duffy for the remaining eight games of the season.
Tucker is a former Chesapeake Bayhawks and Baltimore...
| May 15, 2012
| 7:12 PM
Kathryn Manion was "at a loss for words" Tuesday night — shortly after being honored for her way with them.
At a private club in New York, Manion, 22, was named the 2012 winner of Washington College's Sophie Kerr Prize, which at more than $58,000...
| May 21, 2012
| 6:42 AM
As a child, Kathryn Manion used to sit on her father's lap late into the evenings and read with him.
That, said her father, Jim Manion, didn't last long. "She quickly began to read on her own," he said, adding jokingly, "I guess we weren't reading fast...
| May 20, 2012
| 3:52 PM
Nine recent Loyola University Maryland graduates faced another test May 19.
The five men's lacrosse team members and four of their female counterparts were honored in a special graduation ceremony May 17 in lieu of attending the school's 160th...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 6:00 AM
The start of the 2012 college lacrosse season is a little more than a week away, which is music to the ears of ESPN analyst and former Johns Hopkins midfielder Mark Dixon. Dixon, who begins his seventh year as an analyst, was kind enough to share some...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:43 PM
Corona del Mar High lacrosse graduates Kacie Kline and Kendall Mulvaney have earned U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-American honors for the spring season.
Academic All-American members are awarded for their lacrosse skills, sportsmanship and academic...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:20 AM
FORT WORTH, Texas Some women skydive, some rock climb. Then there are the 14 women who meet up every so often in North Texas to compare skills at overpowering brutishly ugly, 60-pound catfish by blindly sticking a hand in their big mouths.
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:18 PM
After leading the University of Denver to the Summit League women's tennis championship in her first year on campus, Maureen Slattery of Newport News recently added another accomplishment to a long list of them.
The 5-foot-2 slugger, who laces flat...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 5:36 PM
All through high school, Ani Schug was told to steer clear of Wikipedia. Her teachers talked about the popular online encyclopedia "as if it wasn't serious or trustworthy" and suggested it only be used as a tip sheet.
Imagine her surprise this spring...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Anybody who perceives tennis players as narrowly focused ought to meet Wiktoria Plawska.
She runs long distances and/or hikes them. She skis. She climbs mountains. She writes. She snorkels. She draws with an artistic flair. She's in the Sierra Club....