When he decided it was time to transfer from Virginia Tech, Trey Edmunds wasn't sure where he was going to end up. The graduate transfer running back didn't have a set plan or a top choice where he wanted to play his final season of college football.
Maryland had its second practice of the spring and first open to the media Tuesday morning with the new staff¿s energy and enthusiasm under coach DJ Durkin taking center stage. Here¿s a quick roundup of news and notes from the open practice:
Coached by Jen O'Brien, a South Carroll graduate (she was Jen Kasper back then), VCU boasts four former county players — freshman attacker Molly Barcikowski (Liberty), freshman defenders Caroline Debnam (South Carroll) and Morgan Hoff (Manchester Valley), and redshirt freshman midfielder Sky Hyatt (Century).
Despite a sophomore campaign in which he won 59.1 percent of his faceoffs and led Salisbury in ground balls with 84, Cameron Maples could not be deterred from his plan of becoming an engineer and informed coach Jim Berkman of his intention to transfer to Virginia Tech. Enter Duncan Campbell, an Ellicott City resident and Marriotts Ridge graduate who was leaving Monmouth.
The father of a slain 13-year-old Virginia girl says in a recorded episode of the "Dr. Phil" television show that she had recently been grounded from social media for chatting inappropriately online with older men.
Less than a year ago, David Eisenhauer smiled confidently into a television news camera, discussing his athletic and academic aspirations for a weekly feature on high school athletes in the Baltimore area.
Authorities say Nicole Lovell, the 13-year-old Virginia girl believed to have been abducted and killed by an 18-year-old college student from Maryland, was stabbed to death on Jan. 27 — the day her family discovered her missing from her Blacksburg home.
One of two Virginia Tech students from Maryland who have been charged in the abduction and killing of a 13-year-old girl told authorities that "the truth can set me free," according to charging documents released Monday.
When No. 8 Maryland hosts No. 3 Iowa at Xfinity Center on Thursday, it will mark the 15th time two top 10 men¿s teams have faced off in College Park since Lefty Driesell arrived in 1969. Interestingly, it will be the first time that has happened on the College Park campus since the No. 3 Terps beat top-ranked Duke, 86-73, at Cole Field House during the 2001-02 season.
Gilman's two-time All-Metro defensive tackle Ellison Jordan found out in the middle of the season that he had been selected to play in the Under Armour All-America Football Game in January, but he kept it a secret until Monday.
Things have been quiet in College Park the past couple of weeks regarding the search for fired football coach Randy Edsall's successor. Athletic director Kevin Anderson, whose own legacy with the Terps will certainly be tied to this hire, has declined to discuss who he might be looking at since saying on the day of Edsall's firing that Maryland wanted a coach "to excite the fan base." Many names have surfaced in a variety of media outlets, a few that seem to have validity and others that appear
On Monday, with the sun shining for the first time in days, students milled about Harford Community College's open campus near Bel Air, several saying they feel fairly secure despite another mass shooting last week on a U.S. college campus
Matthew Ames, who officially took over as principal at the 1,750-student Catonsville High School in July, has lived in Catonsville since 1997. He and his wife, Nicole, raised three children, who range in age from 10 to 16, in the area.
When Gina Felter left her job as a teacher at the Carroll County Outdoor School for a biology, ecology and science research teacher position at Francis Scott Key High School more than 9 and a half years ago it wasn't easy to leave. Felter returned to the school as principal July 1, replacing longtime administrator Steve Heacock, who retired from his position at the end of the 2014-2015 academic year.
One of the key figures behind Kansas City Chiefs outside linebacker Justin Houston's blockbuster $101 million six-year contract is former Morgan State strong safety and Deer Park Middle school coach and teacher Greg Barnett.
The Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association has chosen Loch Raven rising senior Elizabeth McKinley to be the female student-athlete to represent the state at the National Federation of State High School Association leadership conference in Indianapolis this month.
Gilman offensive linemen Stephen Spanellis (Virginia) and Wes Mehl (Navy) bring to five the number of Gilman football commitments this summer – the first time coach Biff Poggi has ever had five players commit to Division I programs before July 1 heading into their senior years.