| Aug 4, 2012
| 2:26 PM
Jesse Larson, a seven-year veteran of the U.S. indoor men's field hockey team, took a few moments last week to share his thoughts on the current state of his sport in this country.
Larson has helped Muzammal Malik train for the Masters World Cup and is a...
| May 12, 2012
| 1:23 PM
Last weekend, Loyola's women's lacrosse team had the satisfaction of winning the Big East tournament by soundly beating then-No. 2 Syracuse in the final. The Greyhounds also had the satisfaction of knowing they exceeded the expectations of just about...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:52 PM
LONDON — Before the largest crowd to ever watch a women's Olympic soccer match, in a stadium synonymous with what Europeans call football, the U.S. won gold and with it, another chance for the sport to become less of a quadrennial attraction back...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 12:23 PM
Toward the end of a recent mountain bike race, Georgia Gould was leading until her leg cramped up and she was overtaken. In another, she had a flat tire, allowing two riders behind her to speed past and leave her in their dust.
On Saturday, at the...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 7:18 PM
They used words like passion and embrace and emphasized the tagline "a city leaps forward."
But Leonardo Gryner perhaps put it best when the CEO of Rio de Janeiro's organizing committee offered a hint of what to expect at the 2016 Olympics in the...
| May 20, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Cameron Dye, of Boulder, Colorado, came out of Centennial Lake in third place after completing the 1.5k swim, and took control of Sunday's 29th annual Columbia Triathlon on the 41k bike portion of the event.
Dye, 28, then ran away from Andrew Yoder,...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Maryland's economy is headed in the wrong direction. While the unemployment rate here is better than the national average, it remains high at 6.9 percent. What's more, Maryland actually lost 11,000 jobs in the month of June, the third highest loss in...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 9:23 PM
"I can't believe I have to explain that I was doing my job to a man who just pulled his pants up on the world" -- Pete Campbell
Five seasons in, we know this much about Pete Campbell: He's entitled, he's never happy, he can verge on super-creepy and he...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 2:38 PM
The Blast signed five players Wednesday, including two goalkeepers, team president and general manager Kevin Healey announced.
Troy Hernandez and William Vanzela will help the Blast replace veteran goalkeeper Sagu and backup Akira Fitzgerald (Loyola...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Nervous, but ready.
That's how Troy Hernandez, one of the Blast's two new goalkeepers this season, described the first time he walked on a soccer field as a professional player.
He was playing outdoors for the Wilmington Hammerheads in the USL Pro...
| 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...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Mount St. Mary's senior Andrew Scalley (Archbishop Spalding) was honored as the Northeast Conference men's lacrosse Player of the Week.
Scalley opened the year with a total of five goals and five assists in the first two games of the season. In the...