Cornell has placed its men's lacrosse team on temporary suspension and canceled all "fall ball" competitions pending an investigation into a hazing incident last Friday, the school said in a statement.
The win over Houston (2-14), before an announced 20,418 — one-third the size of Colt crowds of yore — snapped a five-game losing streak and left the team at 7-9. It ended an erratic two years in Baltimore for Pagel, a sophomore quarterback who led the Colts to two overtime victories after they'd gone winless (0-8-1) in strike-shortened 1982.
A burst of heat and humidity prompted early school closings and electricity-saving measures across the region Wednesday, but a snap back to fall-like weather lies ahead Friday and through the weekend..
What is it about fathers, sons and baseball? What makes the sport so special that it is passed down the family line, normally among males? But I should quickly add that my wife learned to keep score from her father while going to Fenway Park in Boston in the 1970s, something she still does these days as a season ticket holder to the Washington Nationals
The "black pineapple" -- a party house for Naval Academy football players where a woman said she was sexually assault -- is just the latest off-campus party house rented by midshipmen. Renting illicit off-campus houses to escape to on the weekends is a long-standing tradition at the academy, one way to get around the academy's strict rules on drinking and sex.
By rallying from a five-goal deficit in the third quarter to overcome the Charlotte Hounds, 16-14, at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis on Saturday night, the Chesapeake Bayhawks (9-5) earned the No. 2 seed in the Major League Lacrosse playoffs and will face No. 3 seed Hamilton Nationals (9-5) Aug. 24 at 4 p.m. at PPL Park in Chester, Pa.
Nearly two months after announcing it would convene a panel to study what it called a "disturbing trend" of declining attendance at NCAA Division I men's lacrosse Championship Weekend, the Intercollegiate Men's Lacrosse Coaches Association has issued a paper with recommendations for solving the problem.
Rookie long-stick midfielder Jesse Bernhardt (Maryland) was chosen as the Warrior Defensive Player of the Week after the Chesapeake Bayhawks¿ 12-8 win over the Rochester Rattlers on Saturday night, Major League Lacrosse announced Monday.
No two adaptations of "Moby-Dick" are the same, but it's doubtful that any previous rendition featured a synchronized-swimming skit to Rick James' song, "Super Freak," a chance to win a groupon to a local hair salon or a cameo by Esther Williams.
Ilias "Louis" Sabracos, a fixture in Baltimore's Greek community who owned several successful businesses including a barber shop and diner, died Wednesday at St. Joseph Hospital after suffering a stroke. He was 81.
Charles Leonard Fitzpatrick, a retired postal administrator and Navy veteran who survived an emergency landing in a storm off the Aleutians during World War II, died of heart disease July 7 at his Catonsville home. He was 92.
What a difference a year makes. Last year at mid-season, Orioles fans were still skeptical. For 13-plus seasons, they had been disappointed either by slow starts or summer swoons. This year the Orioles are bona fide contenders, coming off a season where they reached the playoffs, and fans believe again.