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  • Digest: Laurel Park betting pools available on final day; racing shifts to Pimlico

    Digest: Laurel Park betting pools available on final day; racing shifts to Pimlico

    Sunday's meet-closing program at Laurel Park will feature carryovers and mandatory payouts in both the 20-cent Rainbow 6 and 50-cent Late Pick 5 wagers. First race post time is 1:10 p.m. No one had all six winners in the Rainbow 6 on Saturday, creating a jackpot carryover of $10,895.18. Tickets...

  • Digest: Loyola assistant Loeffler named Johns Hopkins men's basketball coach

    Digest: Loyola assistant Loeffler named Johns Hopkins men's basketball coach

    Johns Hopkins named Josh Loeffler, an assistant coach the past four seasons at Loyola Maryland, as its head men's basketball coach. Loeffler succeeds Bill Nelson, who announced his retirement in March after 31 seasons with the Blue Jays. He is the 16th head coach in program history and will assume...

  • Digest: Navy graduate Chris Swain released by N.Y. Jets

    Digest: Navy graduate Chris Swain released by N.Y. Jets

    Former Navy fullback Chis Swain was released Thursday by the New York Jets. Swain, who scored 20 touchdowns during his career as a Midshipman, was signed as an undrafted free agent by the San Diego Chargers last May and played most of last season on the practice squad. He was signed by the Jets...

  • Digest: Penguins take 3-1 series lead on Capitals

    Digest: Penguins take 3-1 series lead on Capitals

    PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins found a way to survive without injured star Sidney Crosby. Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 36 shots and rookie Jake Guentzel took advantage of a fortunate bounce for his playoff-leading eighth goal and the defending Stanley Cup champions held off the Washington Capitals...

  • Digest: Maryland women's lacrosse sweeps weekly Big Ten awards

    Digest: Maryland women's lacrosse sweeps weekly Big Ten awards

    Three Terps swept the conference's weekly awards. Junior attacker Caroline Steele (Severn) was named Offensive Player of the Week, senior defender Nadine Hadnagy was selected as Defensive Player of the Week and midfielder Lizzie Colson earned Freshman of the Week honors after leading No. 1 Maryland...

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