| 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...
| Jul 14, 2011
North St. John's, 323; Dulaney, 164
The North St. John's Blue Marlins swim team hosted the Dulaney Dolphins July 9. The Blue Marlins won the meet overall, 323-164, with strong performances by many swimmers on the Marlins.
Three swimmers took first...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 4:44 AM
After a 2010 season where they did not finish at the top of their division, Russett found its path back to the peak July 16 after finishing the regular season of the Prince-Mont Swim League undefeated, just as they did in 2008 and 2009.
| 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...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 12:59 PM
Meadowbrook, 315; Forest Hill, 171
In their fourth dual meet of the season, the Forest Hill Frogs held the lead after two events. The Meadowbrook Tomatoes then turned on the heat and defeated the Frogs, 315-171. It was a fun and competitive meet for...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 3:39 PM
Long Reach, 365; Oakland Mills, 241
15-18M: 1. LR (A. Douglas, K. McDonald, M. Jackson, S. Foster), 2:06.42.
9-10M: 1. LR (C. Gilmore, S. Davies, J. Watt, D. Kundrat), 1:20.92.
11-12M: 1. LR (O. Stang, X. Castle-Smith, J. Corley, C....
| 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...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 7:38 PM
A University of Maryland commission concluded that the school cannot adequately support 27 teams and recommended eliminating eight of them to create "a leaner, stronger athletic program."
The teams, which compete in six different sports, are: men's...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 5:09 PM
Acrobatics & Tumbling
Coach: Laura Chiriaco (Third year)
The Terps are one of six Division I programs in the nation to have an acrobatics and tumbling team, all of which are part of the National Collegiate Acrobatics and Tumbling...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 5:20 PM
When he learned Monday that Maryland could be dropping intercollegiate swimming, Phil Denkevitz felt like a fish out of water. One of three All-American swimmers in Terps' 55-year history, he's the first one ever to have been inducted into the school's...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 5:15 AM
As an Ahmadi Muslim girl who learned swimming at the age of nine, I couldn't understand what was so controversial about the story regarding women-only swimming ("Female-only swim sessions to debut in Columbia," Nov. 15).
Even at age 9, I realized that...