Football: SC grad Plummer has 'bright future' with Terrapins
Brian Plummer, a former all-county lineman at South Carroll, is trying to find a spot on Maryland's football depth chart.
Boys Soccer: Lenz ready to lead Falcons program as new coach
Former Westminster assistant Ryan Lenz is the new boys soccer coach at Winters Mill.
Swimming: South Carroll takes huge step forward
South Carroll Swim Club Ashley Towle
Wrestling: Grindstone Clinic teaches wrestlers, prepares them for the future
The Grindstone Wrestling Clinic took place at Winters Mill on Thursday.
Running: Aasen inspires fellow club members
Football: Passers' fancy during summer 7-on-7s
The final day of the county's 7-on-7 passing league was last Wednesday.
Wrestling: Growing pains, even for the best like SC grad Thomas
South Carroll grad Joey Thomas changed his mind on colleges and switched from Pittsburgh to West Virginia, where he plans to redshirt during his first wrestling season.
Basketball: No summer vacation for annual Liberty hoops league
Skill development, building team chemistry, and getting noticed.
Rodeo: Hampstead youth along for the ride with summer gig
Talk about unusual summer jobs.
Golf: For Vehslage and his invention, 'it's all in the hips'
Randy Vehslage lived and breathed golf, and played it almost every day.
Baseball: 'Best' game for Post 223 in sweep over Mount Airy
Sykesville had trailed 4-0 early and 8-5 before scoring the final five runs and sweeping Mount Airy in a doubleheader.
Basketball: Strength and confidence for Owls this offseason
If a player wants to join the boys basketball program at Westminster High, he better be ready to do a lot of work in the offseason.
Baseball: Growing pains for Sykesville Post 223
Sykesville Post 223 has played in eight on-run games this summer.
Little League: End of the line for Four County 11-12 All-Stars
Garrett Averell hit a three-run homer for Four County, teammate Chase Rokisky added a solo home run, and Eli Weigle had two hits and a RBI.
Male Athlete of the Year: Two-sport star Williams 'a special athlete'
Jamar Williams' athletic ability is off the charts.
Lacrosse: Self-proclaimed lax junkie Brown becoming 'a generational talent'
Brown joined Charlotte last year after a standout career at Hopkins, where he finished as the Blue Jays' second-time leading goal scorer with 159.
Little League: Four County stays alive with close win
The pitching of Kenny Humbel and Eli Weigle, and the clutch hitting of Garrett Averell, added up to a 5-4 victory over Frederick in the consolation final at Russell Windsor Field.
Little League: Four County needs extras to advance in 11-12 District 2 tourney (VIDEO)
Offense has carried the Four County Little League 11-12 All-Star team the past two years in the District 2 tournament.
Baseball: Four County gets offensive in 11-12 tourney opener
After the Four County Little League 10-11 all-star team advanced to the state tournament last summer by winning a district championship, the players from that
Lacrosse: Drenner trying to build his brand in pro league
If Major League Lacrosse had an award for the most dedicated rookie, Ryan Drenner would be a strong contender.
Football: County teams putting in work this summer
For four months, the Century football players focused on sharpening their skills by lifting weights several days a week.
Boys Lacrosse Player of the Year: Westminster's McManus a 'special player'
McManus scored 42 goals and totaled 22 assists to help Westminster to a 16-2 record and a state semifinal berth.
Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year: SC's Zolkiewicz getting 'stronger and faster'
South Carroll High junior Allie Zolkiewicz's career ambition stands out.
Baseball Player of the Year: Marrale became big-time backstop for county champion Knights
Century junior Michael Marrale led the county in home runs and RBIs, helping the Knights win their first county championship.
High School Sports: A successful path's end for WM's Walker
After 30 years in education, and 17 years as an athletic director, Winters Mill AD Craig Walker is retiring.
High Schools: New Gerstell AD 'ready,' 'prepared'
New York native, Loyola grad Hryzak replacing Poklemba as Gerstell AD
Track & Field: Century soars once more at states
The Knights tallied 65.5 points and edged Westlake (63) to win their third state title in five seasons.
Track & Field: Owls' Johnson in running for state crown
One could argue Westminster junior sprinter Troy Johnson has been the county's top boys track performer this spring.
Boys Lacrosse: Gerstell can't hang on in MIAA B final
Gerstell led for the entire first half and part of the third quarter before John Carroll mounted a comeback with better shot placement.
Boys Lacrosse: South Carroll bitten by Bulldogs in state finals
The Bulldogs packaged aggression and ball control into a tidy 20-7 victory in the Class 2A-1A state final Wednesday.
Boys Lacrosse: South Carroll 'grinding' into state final
The Cavaliers have scored in double digits in eight straight games, including five in the playoffs.
Boys Lacrosse: South Carroll 'peaking at the right time' into state final
The South Carroll boys lacrosse team last reached the state final in 2012, and the Cavaliers put themselves there again with a 12-9 victory Saturday over
Boys Lacrosse: Owls 'have our hands full' with Bulldogs in state semis
Westminster boys lacrosse coach Steve DeFeo might be having flashbacks.
Baseball: Gerstell has no answer for Vikings in MIAA C final
It's difficult beating a dynasty.
Carroll County Sports HOF: Hyson remains leader of Eagles' wrestling flock
Few people can boast the kind of wrestling credentials that Francis Scott Key High's Bill Hyson possesses.
Boys Lacrosse: Westminster back on its perch with a region crown
Westminster has been playing fine lacrosse for the past month during an eight-game winning streak
Baseball: Gerstell's 'busting out' to make MIAA C title game run
Junior Matthew Nowakowski turned in another solid pitching performance and Gerstell's hitters came to life in a 13-7 victory over visiting Saints Peter & Paul
Carroll County Sports HOF: Zaferes' remarkable run still going
Katie Zaferes' six state championships in cross country and track during her years at North Carroll High School turned out to be just the start of an
Boys lacrosse: South Carroll finishes strong to take out Century
South Carroll boys lacrosse coach Brad Widner has been somewhat annoyed by his team's slow starts this season.
Boys Basketball: Finally, boys hoops on the clock
Two things are clear about the new 35-second shot clock in boys basketball implemented by the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association — county
Baseball: Cavaliers find winning 'recipe' in the playoffs
South Carroll got clutch hitting, pitched with finesse, and fielded almost flawlessly while defeating visiting Winters Mill 4-1 in a Class 2A West Section 2
Carroll Varsity Q&A: Gerstell's Jake Higgins
Can you talk about how deep lacrosse runs in your family?
Girls Lacrosse: Century 'ready and focused' in playoff opener
It's not uncommon for athletes to elevate their game to a higher level come playoff time.
Track & Field: Athletes try to embrace the Madness
Some of the county's elite track and field athletes scaled back their workloads Friday afternoon for the Maverick Madness Invite at Manchester Valley.
Softball: Manchester Valley spoils Falcons' county quest
Manchester Valley's softball team became the spoiler Thursday.
Boys Lacrosse: Hulse, Winters Mill going 'forward'
Winters Mill's boys lacrosse team showed Wednesday night it will not tolerate mistakes — except for those made by the opposition.
Girls Lacrosse: Eagles take flight in second half against Rebels
Francis Scott Key girls lacrosse coach Serra Berry was direct in the advice she gave to her players before they scored five straight goals in the second half
Baseball: First-place Gerstell quieted by Sts. Peter & Paul
Saints Peter & Paul baseball coach Chris Thompson isn't sure which element was more responsible for his team's huge win over Gerstell Academy on Monday —
Baseball: Mavericks 'get it done' late against South Carroll
As speeches go, this one might not rate as a classic, but it was effective.
Boys Lacrosse: With win over FSK, Owls' county title 'means a lot'
The victims keep piling up for the Westminster boys lacrosse team.