| May 21, 2015
| 4:02 PM
Northwestern's Hana Lee has an odd philosophy regarding the weather at the NCAA Women's Golf Championships: The worse it is, the better it is.
"I hope it's windy," she said. "It would be a huge advantage."
The six-day, combination stroke- and match-...
| May 17, 2015
| 6:38 PM
It took Maryland a half to get warmed up in Sunday's NCAA quarterfinal women's lacrosse game, but a blistering finish showed why the defending champion Terps are the No. 1 seed in the tournament.
After a slow-paced — and sometimes sloppy —...
| May 16, 2015
| 6:09 PM
The difference between starting and coming off the bench is often a matter of seconds for Kristen Lamon.
As each Maryland women's lacrosse game starts, the senior attacker waits on the sideline to see which team wins the draw. When the Terps get...
| May 16, 2015
| 1:16 AM
Joseph "Nana" Gyau, who played for several teams in Baltimore and Washington during the dawning of U.S. pro soccer and became the patriarch of a soccer-playing family with deep local roots, died Thursday in his native Ghana. He was 78. The cause of...
| May 14, 2015
| 10:14 AM
NCAA women's tournament quarterfinals
Loyola (17-4) @ No. 4 Syracuse (15-7)
When: Saturday, 1 p.m.
Outlook: The Greyhounds are aiming for their first trip to the final four since 2003 — and their first national championship — against a...
| May 13, 2015
| 10:31 AM
Only one school has made the Division I men's lacrosse tournament quarterfinals the last six years.
It's not Duke, which has won three of the past five titles, including the last two. Unseeded Ohio State routed the No. 5 seed Blue Devils last weekend....
| May 5, 2015
| 5:43 PM
This time of year, Cole Miller misses the pole vault. At Northwestern High, he was a state qualifier in the event. But now, the Penn State freshman is headed to the NCAA championships in his top sport.
Miller quickly became a leading player on Penn...
| May 11, 2015
| 7:48 AM
For 24 minutes, this was the Northwestern women’s lacrosse team that has fought a losing battle against inconsistency much of the year.
Sloppy passes. Unforced turnovers. Passive defense. Inability to free leading scorer Selena Lasota from the...
| May 10, 2015
| 10:19 PM
Third-seeded North Carolina scored eight second-quarter goals and cruised to a 19-12 win over visiting Colgate in an NCAA Division I tournament first-round game Sunday.
The Raiders (10-6) had the final three goals of the first period to grab a 4-3 lead....
| May 9, 2015
| 11:45 AM
The Northwestern women’s lacrosse team began the NCAA tournament knowing its road toward a potential 11th straight Final Four appearance would be longer than ever before.
So a lengthy weather delay in the Wildcats’ tourney opener Friday...
| May 9, 2015
The Johns Hopkins women's lacrosse team saw its season end with a 14-11 loss to Penn State in the first round of the NCAA tournament Friday in Charlottesville, Va.
The Blue Jays finished the season with a 14-4 record, one win short of the school...