| Aug 20, 2014
| 5:25 AM
It's not the Olympics or world championships, but Michael Phelps would like to regain his winning form against world-class competition, and he'll have that chance this week in Australia at the Pan Pacific Championships.
The meet is the most...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 8:34 AM
I asked last week if we were having a great world series or not and now that it's over for another year, I believe it may have been one of the best yet.
Why do I say that? I guess I'm not totally sure, but it just seemed the competition was better, or...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 6:42 AM
Don't look now, but Harford County's host team, the Hickory Hornets, are 3-0 in 2014 Cal Ripken World Series pool play, after an 8-2 win Monday afternoon at the Ripken Experience powered by Under Armour complex in Aberdeen.
Hickory's win came over...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 8:27 PM
Prince George's County got a big lift in its first two at bats in the 2014 Cal Ripken World Series in Aberdeen, and the Maryland champs rolled from there, beating Southwest champ, Little Rock, Ark., 11-3, at Nationals Park Saturday evening.
| Aug 10, 2014
| 7:05 PM
Tournament hosts, the Hickory Hornets from Harford County, won their second straight game in 2014 Cal Ripken World Series play Sunday, beating Ohio Valley champ, Homewood, Ill., 8-1, on Cal Sr.'s Yard at the Ripken Experience powered by Under Armour...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Howard's Trey Clark has had a summer to remember.
Instead of partaking in the typical beach vacations, summer camps or extra-curricular activities that many high school students do, the rising senior had a goal to accomplish first: win a track and field...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 2:51 PM
For proof of the expanding reach of lacrosse around the globe, look no further than the Federation of International Lacrosse World Championships, which begin Thursday night in the Denver suburbs.
A record 38 teams, representing nations from six...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 3:04 AM
The U.S. team pretty quickly threw out any concerns about a letdown game in the semifinals of the Federation of International Lacrosse World Championships on Thursday night in Commerce City, Colo.
Team USA, coming off a dominant 18-5 win over the...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 2:15 PM
The 27th annual Columbia Festival of the Arts brings eclectic entertainment to Howard County from June 13 to 28. This year's edition also has a thematic title, "Bringing It Home," that calls attention to the festival's hometown status.
There are at least...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 7:21 PM
Determining how Marlee Paton stands out the most for Loyola's women's lacrosse team probably depends on which game you watch or which ten minutes.
The senior's game is more than the sum of its parts -- and those parts are pretty significant. Paton is...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Shortly after the America's Cup began last month, the trophy Jimmy Spithill and his crew had taken home from Valencia, Spain four years earlier was put out for the 34-year-old skipper and his Team USA crew on their way down to the dock each morning....
| Aug 25, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The killing of Australian college student Christopher Lane in Duncan, Okla. is just one more tragedy that demonstrates the need for gun control ("Suspect's sister: 'He wouldn't listen,' Aug. 22).
In your article, Daniel Ford is quoted as saying,...