| Mar 18, 2014
| 11:48 AM
This was to be the Year of the Crabbers.
Hampton's girls basketball team had all the ingredients of a state champion: Size (two 6-footers up front), a quality leader at the point (Khadijah Berger), and experience (three seniors in the starting five)....
| Mar 28, 2013
| 3:36 PM
A small, slightly hidden trophy rests in a glass case near the main entrance of Mount Carmel High School, one that provides a prelude to Tyra Buss' athletic career.
The prize, from a girls track meet, is covered with pink ribbons and is dated April 25,...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:29 AM
It wasn't a gaudy game statistically for running back Ray Rice, but he did contribute to the Ravens' 29-26 win over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday by generating 109 total yards from scrimmage.
Rice rushed for 67 yards on 17 carries for a 3.9 average,...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 9:01 PM
Indoor track and field:
Lafayette’s Derek Holdsworth won the CNU Winter Frolic invitational 1,000-meter run Saturday in 2 minutes, 29 seconds in the Freeman Center.
Howard Townsend, an assistant principal and former star runner who helps coach...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 7:11 PM
A group of students with leather helmets, shoulder pads, cleats and a football took the field one Friday afternoon in October of 1931 behind the leadership of Coach Ralph Reed, and when the dust had cleared they had come up short, 7-0, to Orange High. The...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 6:59 AM
As tens of thousands of Baltimore sports fans packed downtown to watch country music star Keith Urban kick off the NFL season and the Orioles' win at home, some of the lingering exasperation that the Ravens were playing out of town faded away.
| Dec 5, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Now that the NFL season is here, I’m putting a twist on my weekly Blogger on Blogger series. Each week, I will enlist a blogger who regularly writes about the Ravens’ opponent to help me break down the game. This week, I exchanged emails...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 4:51 AM
There are few aspects of the Minnesota Vikings' 30th-ranked defense that jump off the game film in any particularly positive way.
Veteran defensive end Jared Allen is a notable exception, along with bookend defensive end Brian Robison. They're two...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Three Things to consider after the Miami Dolphins improved to 2-3:
Thing 1: Solid day from Ryan Tannehill, who produced the highest passer rating (92.3) of his young career.
Joe Philbin praised Tannehill for doing some of the subtle things, especially...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What is the mood of Maryland's football program heading to West Virginia on Saturday as a four-touchdown...