| May 15, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Michael Phelps will take another small step in his comeback to competitive swimming when he competes in two races on Friday but this time he will do it without the presence of his friend and greatest rival.
The 28-year-old Phelps competed for the...
| May 6, 2014
| 11:12 AM
Michael Phelps is expected to continue his return to competitive swimming at the Arena Grand Prix at Charlotte May 15-18, USA Swimming announced Tuesday.
Phelps began his comeback last month at the Arena Grand Prix in Mesa, Ariz., where he finished...
| May 16, 2014
| 6:59 PM
Michael Phelps was back in familiar waters and on top of the winner's podium in his comeback to competitive swimming at the U.S. Grand Prix in Charlotte on Friday.
Competing for just the second time since retiring after the 2012 London Olympics,...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 5:08 PM
MESA, Ariz. — Michael Phelps ended the first meet of his comeback on an odd note Friday, using his butterfly stroke to swim a 50-meter freestyle race that's never been part of his repertoire.
He was swimming to tinker with his form, not to win....
| Feb 20, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Jeff Izzo found his toughest, warmest, mid-winter running challenge not far from home — his temporary home in Managua, Nicaragua, that is. The former C. Milton Wright English teacher and cross-country coach completed the rugged Fuego y Agua (Fire...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 12:17 PM
After taking two years off from high school swimming to concentrate on club swimming, grades and college recruitment, Severna Park senior Katie Parker could not be happier to be back on the Falcons' team headed for Saturday's high school state finals....
| Apr 28, 2014
| 6:14 AM
Outdoor track teams traveled to Reservoir High School to compete in Saturday’s Gator Invite/Howard County Spring Classic.
Wilde Lake’s Jamila Brown was the lone county competitor to set a new record in the meet when she ran the 200-meter...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 8:32 PM
University of Maryland, College Park – In the most recent chapter of a rivalry that has intensified over the last three years, the C. Milton Wright girls knocked off reigning champion Poolesville Saturday to capture the 1A/2A/3A state swimming...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:28 PM
The 37th annual Howard County Invitational Swimming Championships were held April 6 at Howard Community College, with teams representing each of the county's public high schools participating.
The meet, sponsored by the Columbia Aquatics Association,...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 8:17 AM
C. Milton Wright got strong performances from five of its sibling standouts to finish in the top three among the teams at the Scorpion Classic in Columbia last Friday. The Mustangs won five events and delivered several league-leading performances.
| Apr 14, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Less than two years after he retired as the most decorated Olympian ever, Michael Phelps is diving back into competition next week — a move that could lead the Baltimore swimmer to his fifth Summer Games in 2016.
Phelps will compete in the Arena...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 11:33 AM
George Herman Ruth Jr., the pride of Pigtown, stayed in the game too long. In his last season and playing for the Boston Braves in 1935, the legendary Babe batted .181, could barely trot around the bases and stuck around mostly because he thought he'd...