| Oct 2, 2014
UMBC will be one of six teams in the third annual Capital Lacrosse Invitational on Oct. 12 at Landon School in Bethesda. Cornell, Lehigh, Penn State, Georgetown and Richmond also will participate in six games of round-robin play on two fields. Proceeds...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 1:50 AM
Mt. St. Joe alum Berger retires from MLL
Midfielder Stephen Berger, who made six All-Star teams from 2007 to 2012, has retired from Major League Lacrosse. Berger, who recently was named the head coach at Mount Saint Joseph, his alma mater,...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 1:49 AM
Acosta rides four winners, increases State Fair lead
JD Acosta padded his lead in the jockey standings when he rode four winners on the 10-race program at the Maryland State Fair. Last year's leading rider has 11 wins during the first...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Franchon Crews was confused as she looked around the University of Maryland Medical Center's URecFit gym. The middleweight boxer was looking for her training partner, Glenn Dezurn Jr., who had gone to the bathroom without her noticing.
"Where is my...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 12:56 AM
Meyers breaks another world record in Pasadena
Becca Meyers of Timonium set a world record for the second time in three days at the Pan Pacific Para-Swimming Championships in Pasadena, Calif., by taking the women's 200-meter individual...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:48 PM
Jim Mitchell joining Rutgers as defensive coordinator
Former St. Mary's captain Jim Mitchell is joining Rutgers as an assistant coach and defensive coordinator, the school announced. Mitchell was an assistant coach at Goucher in 2007 and 2008...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 10:37 PM
Nairn scores game-winner as Spirit makes playoff push
Christine Nairn (Archbishop Spalding) scored the game-winner in the 67th minute as the host Washington Spirit defeated second-place FC Kansas City, 2-1, in the National Women's Soccer...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 3:15 AM
A 23-bout amateur boxing event was held in an ice rink converted to a boxing ring at The Gardens Ice House in West Laurel last month.
The June 28 event, featuring 49 boxers ages 9 to 34, had one match on the card with women boxers, where Amelia Moore...
| May 27, 2014
| 6:05 AM
Tony Jeter is a world-class boxer who has been at the pro level for many years. He also has his own promotions company, Jeter Promotions, which produces boxing matches and other events.
That is not a typical combination and the two time-consuming...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 4:41 PM
"I don't intend to quit boxing as long as I am able to push a fist into the face of a rival and keep him from knocking me over the ropes."
George Chaney, 1923
He hailed from the squalid streets of East Baltimore, an Irish-American kid with calloused...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 6:14 PM
There was no easing into the first UFC event in Baltimore.
Chris Beal jolted the sold-out crowd to attention with a flying-knee knockout of Patrick Williams in the second round of the night's first fight.
Danny Castillo then flattened Charlie...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 7:14 PM
The Ultimate Fighting Championship could have chosen a more traditional location for Saturday's pay-per-view fight, UFC 172. The event features a title defense for Jon Jones, its top pound-for-pound fighter and light-heavyweight champion.
But just six...