all africa games
- Coppin State sprinter Joseph Amoah was victorious against an international field in the 100-meter dash at the Aliann Pompey Invitational.
- Unable to make the high school soccer team in his native Ghana, Coppin State's Joseph Amoah turned to track where he became a first-team All-American.
- After several years coaching basketball overseas, Sean Whalen has come back to Laurel and also returned to the coaching staff of Howard University, a member of the group of Historically Black College and University that competes in the Division I Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.
- Virginia midfielder Ryan Conrad (Loyola Blakefield) was named the top-rated incoming freshman in Inside Lacrosse's "Power 100" rankings.