| Dec 6, 2011
| 2:47 PM
Center Stage officials announced Tuesday that they have hired a new managing director with impressive credentials as a fundraiser — Stephen J. Richard, who planned and managed the recent $125 million campaign to renovate Arena Stage in Washington....
| Dec 6, 2011
| 11:23 PM
COSTA MESA — As the referee blew his whistle to signify the end of the match, smiles broke out on the Estancia High girls' soccer sideline.
No wild celebration, mind you, but smiles nonetheless.
The fact that the score was tied didn't matter. To...
| Dec 9, 2011
Let's say you are confronting one of the most important decisions of your life. But first, you must answer this:
My favorite thing about last Tuesday?
And do it in 25 words or less.
The query may seem like it's taken from Twitter or an online dating...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 8:55 PM
Tianna and Tierra Hawkins had been teammates for most of their lives. Except for the one summer when they were on separate Amateur Athletic Union teams, the fraternal twins from Clinton played together...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 1:54 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Nicole Mitchell carries her parents' athletic ability in her blood.
She also keeps their memories in her heart.
Nicole's mother, Claudia, died after a long illness when Nicole was seven. Her father, Charles, died of a heart attack...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 9:04 PM
The fifth-ranked Maryland women's basketball team has compiled victories with such ease this season that the opponent has seemed all but incidental. Sunday's 78-50 win against George Mason was another case in point, with the Terrapins using the game at...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 8:06 AM
The expectation by many local hoops followers was for Daxter Miles to step into Dunbar’s lineup this winter and establish himself as one of Baltimore City’s top public school players.
Miles, who played two seasons at Archbishop Curley before...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 10:18 AM
Another local prospect has popped up on the Maryland men's basketball program's radar.
Devon Branch, a 2008 Aberdeen grad who currently stars for Cloud County Community College in Concordia, Kan., will make an unofficial visit to Maryland this weekend,...
| Dec 17, 2011
| 8:05 PM
More than a year has passed, but Karsten Sigband still remembers the match well.
The date was Dec. 4, 2010. Sigband was playing for her club girls' soccer team, Breakaway, in a U.S. Youth Soccer national league match in Wilson, N.C.
Snow was falling...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 9:58 PM
Paupers ruled state college basketball last season. While princes Virginia and Virginia Tech watched from afar, a record five teams from the commonwealth — Hampton, Old Dominion, Richmond, George Mason and, most famously, VCU — made the NCAA...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 10:27 PM
Sophomore forward Luke Apfeld came off the bench to score a career-high 24 points in only 22 minutes as Vermont (6-7) took an early lead and didn't look back in a 65-49 nonconference win over Towson on Friday night at Towson Center.
The loss dropped...