| Jun 27, 2012
| 4:15 PM
UMBC women’s lacrosse coach Kelly Berger has resigned after three years as Retrievers coach for unspecified reasons.
The university’s athletics website announced Berger's departure in a three-sentence new release that said she leaves with a...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 6:48 PM
— The giggler who became the sweetheart of the 1988 Seoul Games, Janet Evans, found her situation this week pretty comical. She was trying, quite in vain as it turned out, to recapture Olympic glory at age 40.
"There was a 16-year-old," the three-...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 9:50 AM
David Beckham, 37, has played in more matches than almost any other English soccer player, but he won’t get a chance to add to his 115 caps this summer in London.
The LA Galaxy midfielder announced Wednesday that he has been left off Great Britain&...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 11:59 AM
Scott Parsons keeps going.
Long after the older brother he idolized growing up in Ohio quit his own competitive kayak racing career, long after the best friend he met through their kayaking families did the same, Parsons is like Peter Pan in a wet suit,...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 5:44 AM
On fields where baseball has been played for decades, young athletes last Saturday were unpacking bats and balls for a friendly game on the diamond.
But it wasn't America's pastime.
Youngsters in the Lutherville-Timonium Recreation Council were...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 1:46 PM
The black and white images of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. flashed across the large screen. Inside the Smith Theater at the Howard County Community College, more than 200 spectators of all ages and races moved into their seats in anticipation of the 27th...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 8:17 PM
PHOENIX — Hey, America, Juergen Klinsmann has a message for you: You've fallen behind the rest of the world.
"Oh, yeah," he says with a sigh. "There is still a lot of catching up to do."
And the only way to do that, he believes, is to...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 2:33 PM
On paper, it should be a rout.
Navy (15-1-1) hasn't lost since its opener and boasts the nation's second longest unbeaten streak in women's soccer. Army, meanwhile, is a disappointing 6-9.
Navy coach Carin Jennings-Gabarra has been there 20 years and...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 4:16 PM
One afternoon in early June, Ken Mallette was in Jacksonville driving from a funeral when he got a text message about severe storms striking Maryland. One of the storms' 11 tornadoes had just ravaged nearby Fallston.
In his second week as executive...
| 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...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 8:26 PM
Davey Johnson hadn't owned a home in more than a decade. But soon after being hired by the Orioles in 1995, he defied baseball managers' conventional logic by buying — rather than renting — a ranch house on the north side of Loch Raven...
| May 1, 2012
| 6:41 PM
Former Major League Soccer midfielder Santino Quaranta has spoken before about a story that is both disturbing and uplifting -- signing with MLS when he was 16, battling abuse of cocaine and painkillers, becoming sober, returning to the game and playing...