Local Sports

School enrollment declines work against varsity sports for small schools like Crisfield High

“Well, I was born in a small town,” starts the 1985 hit single “Small Town” by John Mellencamp. Those of us who did indeed grow up in a small town understand the joys of …

Season on the brink for Crisfield High field hockey with matchup in Pocomoke Nov. 1

Maryland high school sports were abruptly cancelled in March of 2020 when the MPSSAA and the Maryland Department of Health imposed a quarantine due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Crisfield High School …

Crisfield High sports, losing the numbers game; a look back

Scholastic sports from its modest beginnings in the mid 1800’s has evolved into one of America’s favorite pastimes. School attendance became mandatory during this period, Massachusetts …

UMES Athletics mourns the passing of Hall of Famer Roger Brown

PRINCESS ANNE — The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Department of Athletics mourns the loss of former Maryland State University Football and NFL star Roger Brown who has died at the age of …

University of Delaware's Yarns still on road back

NEWARK — Marcus Yarns waited for just the right moment. Pulling in the short pass, the young running back let his blockers get set up and then burst downfield. If it was a real football …
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Pro Sports
The concept behind the Latin America Amateur Championship when it began in 2015 was for players from the region to create golf heroes for the next generation, and it's a role the latest winner takes …
In the pantheon of figure skating rivalries, Nancy and Tonya soars like a triple lutz above the rest. Two athletes in their prime, each trying to be America's golden girl, on the biggest stage in …
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — LOOKAHEAD TO WEDNESDAY It’s the second day of quarterfinals at Melbourne Park and second-seeded Daniil Medvedev is expecting one of the toughest challenges yet in …
College Sports
Hampton, Va., Jan. 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HAMPTON, Va. (Jan. 25, 2022) – Hampton University is joining the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA), effective July 1, 2022, after a four …
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Drew Peterson scored 16 points and No. 15 Southern California shook off a slow start to defeat Arizona State 78-56 Monday night. About 10 minutes after the game ended, the …
The Big 12 and Southeastern Conference got together about a decade ago and create a yearly challenge on the hardwood, giving each of their schools the chance to break up their league play with a …
Outdoors
PRINCESS ANNE — Somerset County Department of Recreation, Parks & Tourism will begin streamlining its online marketing and promotional campaigns after receiving approval to run its internet …
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announces the state’s Primitive Deer Hunt will be open Feb. 1-3 statewide. Hunters with a valid hunting license, or those exempt …
Sports

Madison is magic in 2022: Keys is into Australian Open semis

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Madison Keys continued her resurgent 2022 season by advancing to the Australian Open semifinals. And resurgent might be a major understatement. Her 6-3, 6-2 …

The Latest: Keys is 1st player into Australian Open semis

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest at the Australian Open on Tuesday (all times local): 2:10 p.m. Madison Keys is the first player into the semifinals at Melbourne Park after beating …

Putin backs China over 'politicization' of Beijing Olympics

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia and China oppose “the politicization of sport and demonstrative boycotts” ahead of the Winter Olympics in Beijing, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday in an …

Morikawa hits 'reset button' ahead of Dubai Desert Classic

Collin Morikawa had plenty of thinking to do on the short drive up the coast from Abu Dhabi to Dubai. The British Open champion had just finished tied for 62nd at the Abu Dhabi Championship on …

Flyers face the Islanders on 12-game losing streak

Philadelphia Flyers (13-21-8, eighth in the Metropolitan) vs. New York Islanders (14-14-6, seventh in the Metropolitan)Elmont; Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. ESTFANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Islanders -192, Flyers …
New Orleans Pelicans (18-28, 11th in the Western Conference) vs. Philadelphia 76ers (27-19, sixth in the Eastern Conference)Philadelphia; Tuesday, 7 p.m. ESTFANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: 76ers -8.5; …
Jay Feely stood on the Arrowhead Stadium sideline witnessing one of the best quarterback duels in the NFL's 102-year history, the capstone to what many are calling the greatest weekend of games the …