| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:17 AM
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 are the prospects for the Maryland women to return to the Final Four?
Jeff Barker: That is...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 2:15 PM
COLLEGE PARK — It's a recurring scene this season: Relentless Maryland forward Alyssa Thomas is stretched out on the floor after tumbling for a loose ball or colliding with a defender. Her teammates reach to gingerly pull her up.
But the real...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 5:16 PM
Antonio Harrell signed up to design and build competition robots at Dunbar High School because, he says, he "didn't have anything else to do."
Three years later, the 18-year-old senior has gotten so good at engineering robots, he's teaching Baltimore'...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 1:48 PM
The Boys & Girls Club of Westminster got some national pub last year when its NCAA tournament bracket made of sweet, sugary Peeps made the rounds online and on TV.
This year, the kids of "Peeps Bracket" sent letters – with a Peep – to...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 7:00 AM
When asked to reminisce about Goucher’s 6-5 loss to the Merchant Marine Academy in the semifinals of the Landmark Conference tournament on May 1 – an outcome that prevented the top-seeded Gophers from capturing their third tournament crown...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 8:17 AM
How important is the expected return of suspended Maryland running back Wes Brown for next season?
Jeff Barker: I thought Brown looked like Maryland’s most talented running back in his freshman season of 2012. So, it’s significant.
| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:45 PM
After 24 games this fall, Maryland men's soccer coach Sasho Cirovski said his freshman are first-year players by designation only, and can shed their rookie labels.
"All of our freshmen now are essentially sophomores," Cirovski said. Freshman goalkeeper...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 10:27 AM
The fact that Towson running back Terrance West leads the Football Championship Subdivision in rushing yards and touchdowns is no accident. One of three finalists for the Walter Payton Award, given to the top player in the FCS, the junior is blessed...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:56 PM
The Towson football team's bid for a third straight Colonial Athletic Association title fell short, but enduring that conference has the team feeling confident about its chances in the Football Championship Subdivision tournament.
The Tigers compiled...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 12:03 AM
Michael Sauers (Archbishop Curley) scored with just 13 seconds left in the first overtime period to lift the top-seeded and fourth-ranked Maryland men's soccer team (12-3-5) to a 1-0 victory over Clemson (11-6-2) in the Atlantic Coast Conference soccer...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 6:15 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Don Markus and Jeff Barker and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three of the biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Given the way the Terps have played this season, would you be more surprised if they won...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Having outlasted No. 5 seed Albany, 2-1, in double overtime in Wednesday night’s America East tournament semifinal at Retriever Soccer Park in Catonsville, the top-seeded UMBC men’s soccer team can take aim at its third tournament championship...