| Jan 29, 2013
| 11:26 PM
Men's college lacrosse
Hopkins weighing conference options
Johns Hopkins is considering whether to abandon its long-lasting independence in men's lacrosse. In an interview earlier this month with Inside Lacrosse, coach Dave Pietramala said that...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 10:33 AM
When last we checked in with Mustapha Snoussi, the Algerian-born owner of Mount Washington's Crepe du Jour was buying a big-screen TV in 2010 and opening his restaurant early on June mornings to watch his first love in sports, World Cup soccer.
| Apr 25, 2013
| 5:13 PM
Katie Schwarzmann doesn't have the Tewaaraton trophy displayed prominently in her College Park house. For now, it sits on a shelf in the basement of her parents' Sykesville home.
Not that the Maryland senior wasn't honored to be named the best women's...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 6:09 PM
Each week, The Baltimore Sun publishes a Q&A with an area college lacrosse player to help you become more acquainted with the player and his/her team. Today's guest is Johns Hopkins midfielder Sarah Taylor, from Farnham, England. Taylor, who leads the...
| May 9, 2013
| 5:10 PM
Maryland midfielder Katie Schwarzmann and attacker Alex Aust are among five finalists for the Tewaaraton Award, presented annually to the nation’s top college lacrosse player, when the list of nominees was whittled down from 25 on Thursday....
| May 11, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Once thought to be a somewhat out-of-the-way spot for winter ski trips and summer getaways from the scorching heat, Deep Creek Lake and the adjacent Wisp Resort could become "the No. 1 — bar none — adventure sports destination spot in the...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 1:32 PM
Poor Lindsey Vonn. The Olympic star recently announced she's divorcing husband Thomas Vonn and now she has to answer questions about rumors that she's dating Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow.
In fact, it's more likely she's dating Tim's brother,...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 2:34 PM
LAKE PLACID, N.Y — Just before he jumps on his skeleton sled for a wild, head-first ride down an icy, mile-long chute, Bradley Chalupski lowers his helmet visor, revealing a large Star of David.
Beneath the helmet is another layer: a yarmulke...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Animal Kingdom's career is once again on hold.
Last year's Kentucky Derby winner came up lame -- with soreness in the same leg that required surgery last June -- during a training run in Florida according to his Maryland-based trainer, Graham Motion....
| Mar 14, 2012
| 11:44 AM
A nuclear scan helped doctors diagnose Animal Kingdom with the start of a stress fracture in his hind end.
The injury won't require surgery, and the Kentucky Derby winner could return to full training after 30 days of rest and 60 days of light work.
| Mar 25, 2012
Facing a cupboard bare of medals and reeling from scandals, the once-proud U.S. bobsled and skeleton program was at rock bottom the year of the 2006 Winter Olympics.
The helping hands that reached out to restore stability and glory came from an unusual...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 4:04 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- Michael Phelps on Friday won the race he loves to hate: the brutal, all-four-strokes endurance contest, the 400-meter individual medley at the Grand Prix.
Setting a new record for the meet, Phelps powered past Tyler Clary, to finish at...