| Feb 6, 2014
| 2:35 PM
She hails from a family of Baltimore firefighters, but Summer Britcher's life runs counter. She battles the ice.
One of the youngest members of the Olympic luge team, Britcher, 19, is competing in her first Winter Games in Sochi, Russia. Opening...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Eight years after competing in the Olympics, Kimmie Meissner is giving the Winter Games another shot. Minus her skates.
Meissner, 24, is working for NBC as a research analyst, a behind-the-scenes job that sent the Bel Air resident to Sochi with little...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Two people with Harford County ties will be working with NBC Sports in Sochi, Russia, to help tell the stories of the athletes and many other people involved in the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Jennifer Watson Hamilton, a native of Forest Hill who lives in...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 6:11 PM
Summer Britcher, a Baltimore-born Glen Rock, Pa., resident who qualified this month for a spot on the U.S. women's luge team for the 2014 Sochi Games, received a grand send-off Thursday from the Baltimore City Fire Department's Engine 29 station house,...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 11:58 PM
Navy's Reynolds, Peterson are 1st-team All-Independent
Sophomore quarterback Keenan Reynolds and senior linebacker Cody Peterson were selected to the Phil Steele 2013 Postseason All-Independent first team. Reynolds set an NCAA single-...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 9:19 AM
Oct. 1, 2006: In a fitting end to a sorry season, the Orioles (70-92) go hitless in a rain-shortened 9-0 loss in Boston. Devern Hansack, a Red Sox rookie, stops the Birds over five innings. He'll win only one more game in the majors.
Oct. 5, 1997: "We...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 5:05 AM
Ice Champions LIVE offers the opportunity to see Olympic and world champions perform on Sunday, Sept. 15, at 4 p.m. at the Gardens Ice House, 13800 Old Gunpowder Road.
International superstars of figure skating expected to participate are Ekaterina...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 1:10 PM
Ryan Lochte and Michael Phelps today qualified for Thursday’s 200 individual medley final at the Aquatic Centre in London.
They finished 1-2 in their heat, while Laszlo Cseh of Hungary won the second heat. Lochte is seeded first for the final, Cseh...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 5:50 PM
On the first full day of his life as the most-decorated Olympian, Michael Phelps went back to work — those medals don't start winning themselves just because you've hit 19, after all. But first he had to attend to his correspondence.
"Thank you Mr....
| Aug 3, 2012
| 9:22 AM
For some Olympic families, it's enough just to go to London to cheer. But that's not La La Vasquez Anthony.
Sure she'll have time to cheer on Carmelo as he plays basketball for Team USA, but she'll also be filming her VH1 reality show "La La's Full Court...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 8:18 PM
Olympic athletes Kimmie Meissner and Pat Winslow Connolly visited Pinewood Elementary School on April 16, and Rowdy Gaines, an Olympic swimmer who currently commentates on the sport, spoke to students via Skype.
Meissner, a world champion figure skater...
| May 25, 2012
| 6:57 AM
Many of you no doubt saw the popular feature Top Maryland Athletes in Sun History that has appeared on http://www.baltimoresun.com since April.
The list was compiled by veteran Sun sportswriter Mike Klingaman in conjunction with The Sun's 175th on May...