| Feb 5, 2013
| 2:29 AM
Virginia Tech’s Erick Green has led the nation in scoring for about a month, and retaining that stature would be notable on several levels. But there’s another Green statistic that worries Hokies coach James Johnson.
Green leads the ACC in...
| May 23, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Chad Heslup high-tailed it up to Minneapolis a few years ago, to continue to develop his connections with that city's entrenched independent hip-hop scene, but his roots as a rapper are in Chicago, where he began. He returns to the city this weekend to...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Why is this non-tragedy portrayed so tragically? Why the morbid focus, the sober debates, even the tears in the case of Notre Dame Athletic Director Jack Swarbrick?
"The single most trusting individual I have ever met," he called Notre Dame football...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 12:27 PM
Versatile Paul London of Bethel and Jackie Pratt of Middlesex were named the Daily Press' male and female high school Athletes of the Year at the annual spring sports banquet co-sponsored by the Peninsula Sports Club Thursday night at the Hampton...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 6:48 AM
Morocco Brown, a three-sport star at Kecoughtan High, and Menchville's Sadie Jackson, a state champion in indoor track, were named the Daily Press male and female high school athletes of the year Thursday night.
In the sixth-annual spring banquet at...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 5:01 PM
NEW YORK — The NBA and its commissioner, David Stern, are emerging from a tumultuous time. A bitter labor dispute cost the league almost its entire preseason and 16 regular-season games, but it resulted in a new collective bargaining agreement.
| Jul 22, 2012
Wendy Crossland said she's always made it clear to her three kids that energy drinks were off-limits, and most importantly, never allowed in the house.
"All I knew was that it had a lot of caffeine, which isn't good for anybody," she said, sitting in her...
| Mar 4, 2012
| 4:40 PM
What follows is an unprecedented All-ACC ballot. Relegating two of the conference’s top three scorers to second team and bypassing the league’s top three teams to find the player of the year?
In 29 seasons of ACC coverage, I’ve never...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 1:23 PM
The bedsheet banner, hanging outside a Jamerson Center window, begged him to stay.
"Dutch Don't Go We Need U"
But Dale T. "Dutch" Baughman is a cowboy by birth and a rebel at heart. After six contentious months as Virginia Tech's athletic director, he...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 9:34 PM
Even if Lakers Coach Phil Jackson remains disenchanted with the tone of political discourse leading up to Tuesday's elections, he still remains alert enough to share his opinions on political issues. Regarding Prop. 19, which would legalize marijuana,...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 1:30 AM
1986 - Police followed a criminal investigation into the suspicious death of Maryland basketball star Len Bias.
1991 - Groton's amateur baseball team won its ninth straight game, a 21-13 slugfest against Ellendale, N.D. Dan Karst led the Groton attack...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 1:30 AM
1986 - A grand jury is looking into the death of Maryland basketball star Len Bias.
1991 - The Minnesota Twins have built a four-game lead over the Oakland A's in the American League West, winning 19 of their last 20 games.
1996 - Aberdeen...