| Jul 1, 2011
| 11:29 AM
The Springlake Piranhas swim team opened its season in Division II of the Central Maryland Swim League with a meet at Westminster Riding Club.
While the Piranhas came up on the short end of the team score, a number of swimmers had great performances....
| Nov 16, 2011
| 12:12 PM
When Shehlla Khan's husband became ill, it fell on her to take their three children to the pool. But for Khan, who is Muslim, the task was difficult.
The Columbia resident said she was concerned about people watching her swim in the conservative, cover-...
| Jul 2, 2011
The beach at Glen Isle, located in the South River, was reopened by Anne Arundel County health officials for the 4th of July weekend.
Officials with the county's department of health said Friday that samples show that bacteria are at acceptable levels...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 6:58 AM
|| Name || High school || College ||
|| Brandan Casas || Gilman || Maryland ||
|| Austin Clark || Archbishop Spalding || La Salle ||
|| Jamal Clarke || Archbishop Spalding || St. John's ||
|| Chad Diehl || Westminster ||...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 9:40 AM
The University of Maryland held back letters of intent to high school recruits in three sports -- men’s swimming and diving, women’s swimming and diving, and women’s water polo -– an indication that those teams could be eliminated,...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 8:27 AM
The West Arundel Swim Team was one of three local teams to win July 2 in the third week of Prince-Mont Swim League, joining Laurel City and the Russett Sharks in victory, while Silver Spring, Montpelier, and West Laurel suffered defeat.
In a match-up...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 10:09 AM
The Roger Carter Seals won their third dual meet of the season, knocking off the New Carrollton Dolphins, 356-201. The Seals, which are in Division D of the Prince-Mont Swim League, won 36 individual events, one of two medley relays and all...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 5:52 PM
Wednesday when I was housecleaning, the phone rang. It was a woman from Meadowbrook thinking my name was something different, but she had the right membership number. She’d called to say I’d paid my membership fee for next winter, but not...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 5:53 PM
Hurricane Irene did more than topple trees and turn out the lights across the Baltimore area. The storm left behind some nasty, stinky reminders of its fury, as sewage spills forced beach closures and triggered warnings to stay away from the water as...
| Sep 7, 2011
Phelps on national team for 4 events
Michael Phelps of Fells Point was among 109 swimmers named to the 2011-12 USA Swimming national team Tuesday, along with fellow 2011 world championship gold medalists Ryan Lochte, Missy Franklin and...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 8:52 AM
The Columbia Association continues to work on its Aquatics Master Plan to determine the swimming needs of the future for that organization's indoor and outdoor pools. We are seeing that lap lane space is becoming critical. If you are a competitive...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 4:26 PM
COLLEGE PARK — The University of Maryland held back letters of intent to high-school recruits of three sports — men's swimming, women's swimming, and women's water polo — an indication that those teams have showed up with others on a...