| Apr 21, 2013
It's not too early to start compiling your summer reading list. Here are some recommendations, courtesy of the Enoch Pratt Free Library, with publication dates.
Sophie Kinsella, "Wedding Night": An unlikely romance involves a pair desperate to...
| May 24, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Harford Community College student Brandon Wolf was named the 2013 Arthur Ashe Leadership and Sportsmanship Award winner by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association. As a national award winner, Wolf has been invited to attend a special recognition ceremony...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 3:34 PM
WJZ-TV, which angered many fans in May when it cut away from a dramatic 17th inning win by the Baltimore Orioles to go to "60 Minutes," found itself in the same kind of programming crunch Monday.
The CBS-owned station cut away from the men's finals of...
| May 14, 2011
Phelps is sixth in 200 free at Charlotte UltraSwim
In a field loaded with six Olympians, Michael Phelps of Fells Point came in sixth in the 200-meter freestyle final Friday at the Charlotte UltraSwim in Charlotte, N.C. Ryan Lochte was in...
| Jan 1, 2011
I looked up from my notebook to see the concerned face of Pam Shriver, someone I had been covering since she was a 15-year-old at McDonogh. She had helped me find my way around while covering Wimbledon, the French Open, the U.S. Open and more, as she rose...
| Jun 19, 2011
| 2:26 PM
For Beatrice Capra, reaching the third round of last year's U.S. Open seemed less like a fairytale and more like a wakeup call.
While the amateur tennis player from Ellicott City had a chance to showcase her talent at the Grand Slam tournament, it also...
| Jun 26, 2011
| 8:58 PM
American Mardy Fish shouldn't find Washington's Legg Mason Tennis Classic quite as lonesome as Wimbledon's second week is apt to be.
The sole American man to advance to Wimbledon's round of 16, Fish will lead a strong contingent of countrymen into...
| Jul 1, 2011
Invincible no more
Los Angeles Times
Roger Federer won't win another major title.
There is always going to be a Jo-Wilfried Tsonga now, someone younger, who is a bigger hitter and fearless.
Federer will have to be content with his 16...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 7:09 AM
For recent Mt. Hebron High School grad Van Damrongsri, Senior Week in Ocean City was a very welcome and very different experience.
For several days in a row, Damrongsri — who is accustomed to spending more than 20 hours per week on a tennis court...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 2:56 PM
The Junior Tennis Champions Center at College Park aims to offer the young athletes it trains a chance to become just that — champions.
While by definition it's a regional training center, Patrick McEnroe, general manager of player development...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 8:01 AM
The future of the Troy Park Tennis Center, envisioned as Maryland's largest tennis facility, has grown murky as advocates continue to search for hard-to-find funding five years after the $44 million undertaking was first proposed.
The 8,000-seat tennis...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 9:43 AM
City liquor board Chairman Steve Fogleman has a new sideline, as a tennis reporter.
Fogleman, who avidly tweets about liquor board business under the handle BaltoBeerBaron, started a new Twitter feed this month under the name Tennis Maryland.