| Mar 26, 2014
| 3:38 PM
On the bulletin board in Giles Smith's bedroom in Woodlawn hangs a list with with two sets of goals: one for Smith in the pool, the other for life outside.
"You can't just say you want to be an Olympic swimmer and a gold medalist and not have a plan,"...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 2:12 PM
MESA, Ariz.—Michael Phelps wasn’t swimming to win this time. He knew a butterfly stroke would give him no chance to beat some of the best swimmers in the world in Friday’s 50-meter freestyle at the Mesa Grand Prix.
But he seemed to get...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 11:13 PM
Baltimore's Becca Meyers and Ian Silverman set world records on the opening day of the 2014 U.S. Paralympics Swimming Spring National Championships/Spring CanAms on Thursday at Miami's Ransom Everglades School.
The event, which runs through Saturday,...
| 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...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 3:41 PM
When they race this month at the Olympics, U.S. speedskaters will suit up in skin-tight, high-tech uniforms that research shows could make a measurable difference in their speed.
In a quest to create the world's fastest suit for the 2014 Winter Olympics...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Notre Dame Prep was not about to be denied its third Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference team title in four years Saturday at McDonogh.
By not dwelling on its own shortcomings last February — when the Eagles upset the...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 2:03 PM
The North Harford Hawks raced to a pair of swimming wins on Friday night at a Magnolia Middle tri-meet, edging Bel Air, 97-90, and defeating Joppatowne, 129-56.
Bel Air won its matchup with Joppatowne, 126-52.
All eight of North Harford's individual...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:46 AM
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June 23-Aug. 22
Art camps for children at local convenient locations. The most comprehensive art program that...
| 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....
| Jan 9, 2014
| 8:12 AM
At Magnolia Middle School Wednesday, the North Harford swim team took both ends of a tri-meet, beating both the Patterson Mill and Aberdeen sides.
North Harford scored a combined 112-75 victory over Patterson Mill, and defeated Aberdeen, 132-54.
| Jan 16, 2014
| 9:12 AM
The Havre de Grace swim team came away from a tri-meet at Magnolia Middle on Monday with a pair of narrow overall victories, having defeated both the Patterson Mill and Bel Air squads.
The Warriors defeated Patterson Mill, 100-88, and topped Bel Air,...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 12:06 AM
CHS. 11, 4
2:30 p.m. Men's ski jumping: individual k-95 competition; men's biathlon – 10km sprint gold-medal final; men's speedskating – 5,000 gold-medal final; women's cross country – skiathlon gold-medal final
8 p.m. Figure skating:...