Century High School senior Katie Biggs has spent her high school career participating in STEM fields, from robotics to engineering, and plans to continue to hone those skills at Virginia Tech in the fall. In the meantime, she'll spend her summer at a Northrup Grumman internship.
Six scholar-athletes from the Baltimore area were among fourteen statewide honored at the Maryland Public Secondary Schools¿ Athletic Association¿s eighth annual Minds In Motion Scholarship Luncheon Thursday.
The Rev. David C. Casey, a United Methodist minister who was the founding executive director of the Baltimore Regional Initiative Developing Genuine Equality Inc., died April 30 of colon cancer at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson. He was 61.
Maryland freshman attacker Megan Whittle was one of three women's lacrosse players added to the Tewaaraton Award watch list on Thursday. The McDonogh graduate, who is second on the Terps team with 25 goals, is the only freshman on the list.
Three standout juniors, whom The Baltimore Sun is following through the recruiting process until national signing day in 2016, had stellar performances on the field last fall, playing major roles in their teams' championship seasons and earning first-team All-Metro and All-State accolades.
Wisconsin offensive tackle Rob Havenstein, a Mount Airy native, is hoping for an NFL career as he practices this week at the Senior Bowl all-star game. Projected anywhere from the fourth to the fifth round by NFL scouts and draft analysts, Havenstein's roots go back to playing at Linganore.
The Baltimore Sun will follow Steve Smothers, Ellison Jordan and Eric Burrell as each works to improve his game while considering which college will be the best fit athletically, academically and socially.
Two mothers of military academy students from Mt. Airy, Rene Sykes and Judy Mullen, talk about how their children got interested in attending service academies as well as their own thoughts and concerns.
Morgan State University settled a lawsuit last week over allegations that it did not do enough to protect a student who was beaten by Alexander Kinyua just days before he committed a cannibalistic murder.
When Maryland men's lacrosse coach John Tillman recently hit the recruiting trail, he wasn't entirely sure how players would react to a Terps program making the leap from the Atlantic Coast Conference to the Big Ten, a move that became official Tuesday.
Earlier this week, Paul VI (Va.) and Team Takeover standout Kevin Dorsey sounded in no rush to make a commitment. But after his unofficial visit to Maryalnd on Friday, his plans seemed to have changed.
Last summer, 19-year old Trevor Pozoulakis first auditioned for the NBC television show "The Voice" in New York. While the Howard Community College student didn't make the final cut with his rendition of "Sunday Morning" by Maroon 5, the aspiring singer has been invited to try out again.
Growing up in Williamsburg, Va., Taliaferro was ruled academically ineligible for his sophomore season at Bruton High School. A low grade point average cost him potential scholarship offers to Virginia Tech, Connecticut and Temple. Taliaferro attended Lackawanna Junior College in Pennsylvania before enrolling at Coastal Carolina where he became the Big South Conference Offensive Player of the Year.
Former Virginia Tech cornerback Kyle Fuller grew up chasing his two older brothers around the football field and track, engaging in a constant competition for bragging rights at Woodlawn High near the family home.
In two seasons, Webster an Elkton native, piled up 88 tackles, 26 sacks, 31 tackles for losses, an interception and three forced fumbles. He also caught two touchdowns lining up at tight end and returned a blocked punt for a touchdown.
This was Stevenson University's first lockdown and shelter-in-place incident. I say first with the sincere hope that it will be our last but with the understanding that we can never afford to make that assumption. I think that I can speak for all in our campus community — students, families, faculty, and staff — when I say that it was a sobering experience that woke us all up to the contemporary world in which we live. There are some lessons from this event that will help us, and