| May 5, 2011
| 7:42 PM
Championship week is here. Win or go home. There are five automatic bids on the line this weekend. Bucknell can exhale, having won the Patriot League last Sunday. The final pieces of the puzzle will fall into place, and the 16-team NCAA tournament will be...
| May 7, 2011
| 2:35 PM
— The War on the Shore lasted about 15 minutes.
That's how long it took for No. 1 Salisbury to score four goals and take 13 shots. From then on, it was a rout as the Sea Gulls defeated rival Washington College, 17-3, Saturday before a crowd of 2,...
| May 7, 2011
| 5:36 PM
There is that marvelous recruiting base that runs the length of the Baltimore-Washington corridor. There is the stunning arena, the Comcast Center, where kids — young men — get to play in a pro setting.
Now there is the tradition that Gary...
| May 7, 2011
| 5:44 PM
Towson coach Sonia LaMonica knew advancing to the NCAA tournament likely hinged on beating James Madison in Saturday's Colonial Athletic Association championship game.
The Tigers, who entered the day 11-6,and had their biggest victory on April 15 against...
| May 9, 2011
| 8:08 PM
Selection Sunday was followed by Manic Monday.
Less than 24 hours after the unveiling of the 16-team field for the upcoming NCAA tournament, the men's lacrosse programs at Towson and Navy parted ways with their head coaches.
In a span of less than three...
| Jan 1, 2011
John Harbaugh is the kind of man who guards his emotions closely. Even though, at heart, he's analytical and intellectual, he tends to speak in measured clichés during his weekly sessions with the media. He does not like to give off even the faintest...
| Jul 29, 2010
| 5:09 PM
Two years away from the London Olympics -- which he says could be his last -- Michael Phelps plans to use the next month to gauge his mental and physical readiness. He begins his preparation this weekend by traveling to Irvine, Calif., for the USA...
| Jan 9, 2011
| 6:31 PM
Joe Flacco 's postseason coming-out party turned into an old-fashioned barbecue of the Kansas City Chiefs.
With a strong arm, surprising elusiveness and unshaken confidence, Flacco delivered his most impressive performance in the playoffs, throwing two...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 9:35 PM
City, senior, guard
• Overcame double teams, other defensive schemes to average 22 points to go with 6.5 rebounds in leading No. 11 City to a 16-9 mark
• Team captain enjoyed seven 25-plus point games, three 30-plus point...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 7:46 PM
In a rivalry defined by the big hits, it was the Ravens who knocked themselves out of their Super Bowl run.
A crushing third-down play in the fourth quarter and three third-quarter turnovers in their territory led to the Ravens' 31-24 self-destructing...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 5:51 PM
Steve Stenersen, a fixture with US Lacrosse since its inception in 1989, can feel a new season coming. Outside of his office, located in a low-slung building near the Johns Hopkins field, boxes were stacked high Wednesday as staffers prepared to transport...
| Jan 23, 2011
| 2:06 PM
It's time to take the plunge with Pauly D. Relax, now, because I'm not talking about moving to New Jersey or having to bunk down between J-Wow and Sammi Sweetheart. What I'm talking about is the annual Polar Bear Plunge at Sandy Point State Park.