| Mar 14, 2012
This area has had no shortage of top-notch soccer exports. But even still, it's not often that a local product is inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame. That is why it gives me special satisfaction to pass along the news that Desmond Armstrong...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 11:04 AM
Stop me if you've read something similar to this in a previous column, but I've always held that my favorite periods of the work year are when the final Aegis All-Harford athlete has his or her picture taken. At that point, the most stressful, thankless...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Pe'Shon Howard extends his wrists to display tattoos of stars — the sort you might see on the door to a Hollywood actor's dressing room.
They are appropriate symbols for a point guard who grew up immersed in celebrity culture as the grandson of a...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 12:06 PM
St. Mark School is gearing up to show its Lions' pride in the Catonsville Fourth of July parade.
More than 75 Home and School Association volunteers have been busy planning, building, painting and putting on the final touches for the school's War of...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 5:55 AM
Loyola University Maryland swimming coach Brian Loeffler said he "opened the door" for Becca Meyers, a Loyola Blakefield Aquatics member, and North Baltimore Aquatic Club's Ian Silverman to join the U.S. team in the Paralympic Games in London beginning...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Several students of the U.S. Taekwondo Academy in Bel Air won a total of 24 medals at the 2012 USA Taekwondo National Championships.
This year's USA Taekwondo National Championships, commonly referred to as Nationals to those in the Taekwondo world,...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 2:45 PM
It's a safe bet that President Barack Obama misses the old Mitt Romney — the one who described himself as "severely conservative."
In their first debate in Denver, Mr. Romney outflanked the president by assuming the role of Moderate Mitt, a sweet-...
| Jul 18, 2012
Rocky Gorge Rugby Club coach Chuck Moore knows the meaning of the phrase "no pain, no gain."
Having played for the club from 1990 — the year he graduated from Mt. Hebron High — until 2006, when he finally hung up his cleats, Moore had...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 4:35 PM
As excitement builds for this week's opening of the Summer Olympics, many an armchair athlete may yearn to hop a transcontinental flight to London.
But if a trip overseas isn't in the cards right now, why not discover a taste of jolly olde England closer...
| 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...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 2:51 PM
Like many sports fans this week, Tom Quirk will experience the Summer Olympic Games on TV, watching Michael Phelps go for more Olympic glory and enjoying the possibility of an underdog winning a gold medal.
But the view of Catonsville resident is aided...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 6:06 PM
Schedule: Group A: vs. France, July 29; vs. Tunisia, July 31; vs. Nigeria, Aug. 2; vs. Lithuania, Aug. 4; vs. Argentina, Aug. 6
Olympic experience: This is Anthony's third Olympics appearance. He was...