| Jun 19, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Somewhere on a lonely road in Kansas, about halfway through his 2,989.5-mile bicycle trek across the United States, Christoph Strasser, a 30-year-old former bike messenger, made a decision.
He wouldn't simply win the Race Across America, the famously...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 9:51 PM
Maryland senior Katie Schwarzmann (Century) and former Loyola attackman Eric Lusby (Severna Park) were named the Women's and Men's Division I Players of the Year by Inside Lacrosse as part of its annual Laxie Awards in its December issue.
Lusby, who was...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 11:13 PM
US Lacrosse has announced the 25-player U.S. Women's National Training Team roster, including several players with ties to the Baltimore area, that will represent Team USA at the Sunday, Jan. 27 exhibition against defending NCAA champion Northwestern at...
| 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...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 9:38 AM
Gordon Trotter, 78, stood behind a table in the home economics room at Harpers Choice Middle School in Columbia on a recent weeknight.
Wearing a short-sleeve black polo shirt, dark brown slacks and brown loafers, the longtime Wilde Lake Village resident...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 12:18 PM
The Israel Lacrosse Association has announced that former Johns Hopkins All-American Mark Greenberg will serve as defensive assistant coach of the Israel national team that will compete in the 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse Men’s World...
| 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...
| 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...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 5:35 AM
Two Howard County girls lacrosse coaches will be playing in the 2013 Federation of International Lacrosse Women's World Cup in July. The tournament will be held near Toronto, Canada July 11-20.
Kelly Berger, who coaches girls lacrosse at River Hill High...
| May 13, 2013
| 8:45 AM
The kick knifed through the thick fog and split the uprights at Memorial Stadium, giving the Colts a 10-7 victory in sudden-death overtime.
In a flash, fans swarmed the field. Down came the goal posts. Up went Toni Linhart, on someone's shoulders....