| Mar 22, 2013
| 6:48 PM
In a game of runs, No. 1 Calvert Hall started off as cold as the raw breeze that swept Johnny Unitas Stadium in the second annual Lacrosse Playground Spring Classic against Gonzaga (D.C.) on Friday afternoon.
Conversely, the fired-up Purple Eagles (5-...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Peter P. Belz Jr., a retired U.S. Treasury Department appeals officer, died March 14 of pancreatic cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 71.
The son of a die maker and a homemaker, Peter Paul Belz Jr. was born in Baltimore and raised on...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 3:23 PM
The Friends football team will forfeit Friday afternoon’s scheduled game against St. Frances because the Quakers don’t have enough players, Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association officials announced Wednesday.
“Friends was down...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 12:31 PM
Oct. 31, 1995: The Orioles name former player Davey Johnson as manager a year after passing him over for Phil Regan, who led the Birds to a 71-73 finish. "I felt like there were a lot of stupid people out there," Johnson says of the snub, conceding that...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 7:46 PM
Times have been set for the MIAA A Conference football quarterfinal games, which will both be played Saturday.
McDonogh will play at Loyola at 2:30 p.m., and Mount St. Joseph will travel to Archbishop Spalding at 6 p.m.
This marks the first time all the...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 2:33 PM
When Chip Riley urges Ravens fans to get fired up, he knows whereof he speaks.
A 25-year veteran of the Baltimore County Fire Department who retired in 2006, Riley spends his time at Ravens home games exhorting his fellow fans to get a little crazy....
| Nov 1, 2012
| 2:24 PM
He's 80 now, and slightly bent, as if preparing to set in a three-point stance. Three hip replacements, plus a new knee, will do that to a man.
Not that Ordell Braase is complaining.
"Physically, I'm in pretty good shape," said Braase, longtime...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 9:50 AM
The NCAA Division I women’s lacrosse championships will return to Towson University in 2014.
Thursday’s announcement by NCAA officials comes seven weeks after the 2013 championships were awarded to Villanova University in Pennsylvania....
| Nov 24, 2012
| 3:16 PM
For nine years, Bobby Nyk didn't miss a single Ravens game, home or away. That home streak is impressive enough, but it was all those away games that earned him the nickname "The Ravens Road Warrior."
It's a moniker worn proudly by the 62-year-old...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 10:50 AM
While it's true St. Paul's offense has rolled up impressive numbers this season, the defense has been just as important to a team gunning for an unbeaten season and its first outright Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association B Conference championship...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 10:35 AM
Dec. 31, 2000: "Defense wins championships," Michael McCrary crows as the Ravens defeat the visiting Denver Broncos, 21-3, in an AFC wild-card game. McCrary, a defensive end, sacks the quarterback three times while Baltimore allows the Broncos offense,...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Doris Mae Hoey Snyder, an Annapolis resident who performed as the head majorette for the Baltimore Colts Marching Band and later formed the Washington Redskinettes, died Dec. 18 at the Baltimore Washington Medical Center after suffering an aortic...