| Jun 16, 2012
| 11:22 AM
Like many Olympic athletes not named Michael Phelps, Suzanne Stettinius is both training and fundraising in these final weeks before the Summer Games. She's made appeals via Facebook and her blog and, next week, will host a party at a Baltimore County...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 8:05 PM
Jeff Hiestand has spent the last 11 years beside the pool at McDaniel College, where he has coached five individual conference champions in eight events.
In two weeks, he'll still be near a pool, but in a far different location.
On Aug. 9, Hiestand will...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 1:05 AM
At The Mall
Men's 50km Race Walk, 3 a.m.
Women's 20km Race Walk, 11 a.m.
At Olympic Stadium
Men's 5000 final, 4x100 Relay final, Javelin final; Women's 800 final, 4x400 Relay final, High Jump final, 12:45 p.m.
| Jun 25, 2011
| 9:11 PM
After a year of battling injuries and not competing well, Sam Sacksen said things are coming together for him as he pushes for another spot on the United States Olympic team in the modern pentathlon.
Sacksen, a Somerset native and 2008 Olympian, said...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 6:38 PM
Sam Sacksen set a new world Pentathlon shooting record en route to a fourth place finish Monday in the mixed relay at the World Pentathlon Championships in Moscow, Russia.
The Somerset native and 2008 Beijing Olympian’s time of 9.03 seconds for...
| May 30, 2011
| 6:25 PM
Beijing Olympian and Somerset native Sam Sacksen completed his 2011 World Cup tour Sunday in China by winning the bronze medal in the mixed relay competition.
Along with his teammate, Suzanne Stettinius of Parkton, Md., the USA team combined to capture...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 3:27 AM
Most 16-year-olds in Johnstown are enjoying a summer vacation, taking it easy until classes resume late next month. For Ethan Ganzy, however, this summer isn't offering much of a break at all.
Ganzy started this week by heading Colorado, where he is one...
| Jan 11, 2008
Marisa Berger, a 15-year-old sophomore at North Hollywood Harvard-Westlake, would have no problem toting a .44 Magnum while spouting, "Go ahead, make my day."
She practices shooting inside her family's house and garage, using an air pistol to fire lead...
| Sep 27, 2009
On Friday, the International Olympic Committee will decide whether the host city for the 2016 Summer Olympics will be Chicago, Tokyo, Madrid or Rio de Janeiro. Here are 10 facts about the five-ring circus:
1. Olympic sites are chosen by secret ballot, so...