Jimmy Dailey didn't enter the collegiate lacrosse world from a prestigious program. But when he closed his college career last month, the Winters Mill High School graduate left with one of the highest honors in the sport. The Stevenson University attackman was named the winner of the Iroquois National Award as the outstanding player in NCAA Division III by the U.S. Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association.
Towson football: Terrance Brooks, a first-team All-America offensive guard and team captain who played for the Towson State in its NCAA Division II glory days and later returned to the university as its strength coach, died Monday during surgery at the UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, Calif.
Maryland said Thursday that it expects men's lacrosse coach John Tillman -- who had attracted interest from Navy -- to remain in College Park. ... Three days after powering Virginia to the NCAA championship, Steele Stanwick, a Baltimore native, took home the Tewaaraton Award. ... The Orioles are looking to add to their stable of young arms in next week's draft. ... Action sports wild man Travis Pastrana, who hails from Davidsonville, is bringing Nitro Circus Live to Las Vegas. ... Animal Kingdom, the horse that won the Kentucky Derby and took second place in the Preakness, is headed to the Belmont Stakes early.
Maryland's bid for the NCAA men's lacrosse championship ended Monday with a 9-7 loss to Virginia. ... Jake Arrieta exits early as Orioles fall to Mariners, 4-3, for fourth straight loss. ... The timing of Jim Tressel's resignation at Ohio State is likely tied to revelations in Sports Illustrated.
Mark Turgeon has filled out his coaching staff, including super recruiter Dalonte Hill, and has convinced Nick Faust, the top player in the Terps¿ recruiting class, to stick to the commitment he made to Maryland. Those were the first steps Turgeon has taken to get the Terps back to where they were a decade ago.
Vladimir Guerrero's two-run homer on Sunday powered the Orioles to a 2-1 win and a series victory over the Nationals. ... Brian Roberts will go to Pittsburgh on Tuesday to have a consultation with a renowned expert in sports-related concussions. ...