| Jun 23, 2011
Michelle Smith, of Fulton, has been named to the dean's list for the spring 2011 semester at Muhlenberg College, in Allentown, Pa. She is majoring in mathematics and is a graduate of Reservoir High School.
Michael McCarthy, of Ellicott City, has been...
| Jun 29, 2011
"She used to tie her hair up in ribbons and bows, sign her letters with X's and O's," sang Sgt. 1st Class Erica Russo as she smiled and swayed in front of a small group of backup vocalists.
As her strong alto voice belted out the familiar notes of Trisha...
| Nov 5, 2010
| 11:23 AM
The list of contenders for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award has been narrowed to 10 quarterbacks: Andy Dalton (TCU), Pat Devlin (Delaware), Nathan Enderle (Idaho), Colin Kaepernick (Nevada), Jake Locker (Washington), Greg McElroy (Alabama), Christian...
| Nov 23, 2010
The Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Educational Foundation announced today that it has narrowed the list of candidates for its annual award to five. The Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award is presented annually to a college senior quarterback.
The top five...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 3:04 PM
John Josselyn stood at a gun range in Baltimore County on the warmest day of last week, ready for target practice with his .22-caliber pistol, and recalled how the simple threat of a gun once saved him from three thugs. The gun-rights advocate called it...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Byron Mouton has often had to reinvent himself. A big scorer in high school in Louisiana who turned into more of a defensive stopper during his two seasons at Maryland, Mouton tried to start an online basketball apparel company while finishing his...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 5:29 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — NCAA president Mark Emmert Monday declared that no punishment will repair the damage caused by Penn State's child sex-abuse scandal.
The hope, Emmert said, is that the NCAA's penalties levied against the school's football program...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 5:18 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.
When we recently profiled Virginia sophomore Devon Hall, his father – and coach – Mark...
| 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...
| May 30, 2012
| 11:04 AM
Andy Freed remembers not only the day but also the exact time when he learned he was heading to the Major Leagues.
"It was February first of 2005 at 3:58 p.m.," says Freed, who grew up in the Valley Meade section of Ellicott City.
Freed, who turned 41...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 7:38 PM
A University of Maryland commission concluded that the school cannot adequately support 27 teams and recommended eliminating eight of them to create "a leaner, stronger athletic program."
The teams, which compete in six different sports, are: men's...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 6:56 PM
The quarterback debate that went on for much of Maryland's dismal 2011 season ended last Saturday night, when Danny O'Brien was thrown to the turf at FedEx Field in a 45-21 loss to Notre Dame and broke a bone in his left arm.
But that doesn't mean the...