| Aug 12, 2014
| 12:23 PM
Last summer, elementary school track and field sensation Anthony 'Ace' Valentine returned from the AAU Junior Olympic Games draped in medals both silver and gold.
Back then, he was merely scratching the surface of what he could achieve. His age aside,...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 8:51 PM
IRVINE, Calif. — As he moves forward with his comeback, Michael Phelps can't always measure his progress the way he used to: in victories.
Take the unusual position he found himself in Saturday at the Phillips 66 National Championships. The...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Swimmers describe the race as a snarling beast that will rob them of the energy needed for other endeavors. The greatest of all time, Michael Phelps, says he'll never swim it again. Too painful.
You'll hear no such talk, however, from Bel Air native...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:00 PM
IRVINE, Calif. -- Michael Phelps began the most important meet of his comeback Wednesday with a stroke he admitted was shaky in a race he has rarely attempted against the best competition.
That set-up led to an uncustomary disappointing result, with...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Turning a stereotype on its head, Annapolis police officers on Sunday used the association of cops and doughnuts to raise money for charity.
Officers from the Annapolis Police Department took turns sitting on the rooftop of a Dunkin’ Donuts...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Franchon Crews was confused as she looked around the University of Maryland Medical Center's URecFit gym. The middleweight boxer was looking for her training partner, Glenn Dezurn Jr., who had gone to the bathroom without her noticing.
"Where is my...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:33 PM
IRVINE, Calif. — Though he has swum four meets since his return to competition, Michael Phelps will gain a truer gauge of his form this week at U.S. Nationals.
The event, which begins Wednesday and runs through Sunday, will bring together the...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Aqua Sphere CEO Don Rockwell says he had no idea that Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympic athlete of all time, would come out of retirement when the swimming equipment manufacturer sought earlier this year to partner with him.
Talk about added...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:04 AM
If you've ever said you've seen enough of Towson-born Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps for one lifetime, I submit to you evidence that you may have spoken too soon.
Phelps, the record-setting Olympic swimmer, is one of 22 athletes appearing nude in ESPN ...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 10:24 PM
Georgetown Prep coach Giblin resigns after 27 seasons
Georgetown Prep has accepted the resignation of lacrosse coach Kevin Giblin, who led one of the nation's top high school programs for the past 27 years, athletic director Dan Paro...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 3:39 PM
The Community Sports Hall of Fame will induct six new members at the 12th Annual "Celebration of Sports" on Oct. 21 at the Turf Valley Resort and Conference Center.
The new members are: Shantha Chandra, Bernie Dennison, C. Vernon Gray, Allen Fleming,...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 3:15 AM
A 23-bout amateur boxing event was held in an ice rink converted to a boxing ring at The Gardens Ice House in West Laurel last month.
The June 28 event, featuring 49 boxers ages 9 to 34, had one match on the card with women boxers, where Amelia Moore...