| Jun 6, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Calvert Hall, junior
* Cleared 6 feet, 8 inches in high jump for the second straight season
* Won the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association championship meet after capturing the high jump indoors
* Cager, who also played...
| Jun 29, 2014
Derek Holdsworth laughed at the thought.
"I really hate losing," the Lafayette star said. "When my coaches say 'Derek will challenge anybody at anything,' they're right. I like to see what my body can do."
Said his coach, Mel Jones: "He'll race the...
| May 14, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Sometimes you just have to stand back and salute the joy in activity.
The annual Saturday kids run that was part of the St. Luke's Half Marathon last month is one of those times, when you see youngsters barely out of the toddler stage ambling down...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 1:03 AM
Marilyn Little grew up with horses.
"Horses were my playmates in the afternoon," said the Frederick native. "I was really lucky to have that. … It's served me well."
As a competitor on the international equestrian scene, Little is making the...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 4:04 PM
All of the truly embarrassing moments associated with the sport Kyle King has discovered he has a knack for have been reserved for practices at Virginia.
On race day this season, it's a different story. King, a Grafton High graduate, isn't familiar with...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:21 PM
Duathlons and triathlons start gaining momentum around this time of year. Out in Bloomsburg, the Pennsylvania Biathlon Club is holding a running biathlon, that is, a 4-kilometer run with two shooting stops on May 17 at Whitetail Preserve, 118 Boulevard...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 1:52 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- When Stephanie Ryall steps onto the track tonight at the 120th Penn Relays, she'll be one of only three Canadian individuals at the event. None of the three have run there before.
The Hamilton runner says a calm strategy should help her...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 6:17 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — With her wheelchair pushed aside, Erika Brannock gripped her walker and moved slowly toward the Thunder Road 5K finish line.
Inside, her brother-in-law, Michael Gross, was bursting with pride to see Brannock walking with a...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:09 PM
Former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent was convicted of intoxication manslaughter Wednesday for a fiery wreck that killed his teammate and close friend, Jerry Brown.
He faces up to 20 years in prison for a December 2012 wreck after a night of...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:28 AM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Grace Zamudio (Glendale Community College, 2013) Loyola Marymount cross-country junior: After an All-American season as a sophomore at Glendale Community College, accolades are...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 6:57 PM
Halfway up Heartbreak Hill, an iconic stretch of the Boston Marathon course, Erica Greene was stopped by race officials, having just completed her 20th mile. The news of a bombing at the finish line had traveled down the course.
For a few months after...