| Jan 3, 2012
| 10:11 PM
Glenelg Country School made two more 3-pointers and four more free throws than visiting No. 6 St. Frances on Tuesday, and that difference lifted the Dragons boys basketball team over the Panthers, 57-55.
St. Frances had lost to No. 3 Dunbar, 49-48, on...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 5:33 PM
At the midway point in the season, the Glenelg Country boys basketball team is still getting settled into the demanding Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference after moving up from the B Conference.
Coach Kevin Quinlan has...
| Dec 15, 2011
In its third telling, the story isn't fresh, but it's still worth revisiting. Growing up Alyssa Parker wanted to be a soccer player, the next Mia Hamm. Failing that, basketball was her second love.
"I wanted to play basketball at Maryland. That was...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 10:57 PM
1. There is nothing wrong with conceding that Ed Reed and Ray Lewis aren't the players they once were. I don't even think that statement is really all that controversial. No man can outrun the steady march of time, not even the two greatest defensive...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Picking up its defensive pressure in the second half Monday, Howard Community College erased a three-point halftime deficit and cruised to a 77-65 victory over Montgomery College Takoma Park.
After allowing 40 points in the first half, the Dragons...
| Feb 26, 2010
Amy Mallon would still play basketball every day if she could.
Her stellar high school, college and professional careers went by way too fast, and the Mount Hebron graduate could not let go. At 39, she's still in the game, although the ball is now in...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:17 AM
“Game of Thrones,” HBO’s adaptation of George R.R. Martin’s epic fantasy novels, earned a leading 19 Emmy nominations on Thursday in North Hollywood. Meanwhile, over on the other side of the Atlantic, the 65-year-old Martin was...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Stranahan High Athletic Director Jennifer Hamilton said Tally Adams has been named the school's football coach. He replaces Willie Hill, who was let go after one season as Dragons coach.
Adams, 35, spent three seasons as the offensive quality-control...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 8:06 PM
Times change, attitudes change and — sometimes, but not always — the nicknames of sports teams change along with them.
The U.S. Patent Office's decision to cancel six federal trademark registrations the Redskins own on the grounds that the...
| May 27, 2014
| 9:02 PM
JAMES CITY — There's a flaw in the seeding system for the new Colonial Rivers Conference 25 boys soccer tournament, and York High revealed it. Seeded No. 4, the Falcons rolled to an easy 4-1 win in the conference semifinals over a Park View team...
| May 28, 2014
| 8:11 PM
YORK — It wasn't an upset along the lines of Jets-Colts in Super Bowl III or the Miracle on Ice. New Kent did, after all, split a pair of one-run decisions with Lafayette during the baseball regular season.
But after winning 16 of 19 games and...
| May 30, 2014
| 8:19 PM
YORK — After Poquoson High pulled out a frantic finish in its semifinal win over Park View, the Islanders’ bats kept on going Friday night as they won the inaugural Colonial Rivers Conference 25 baseball tournament by defeating New Kent 9-2....