FC Baltimore to begin inaugural season in NPSL

By: Kyle J. Andrews Contributor Baltimore has a rich history of soccer within the city and in surrounding areas. Just in July, Christos FC, an amateur soccer club based from a liquor store in Glen Burnie, were tied with D.C. United (Major League Soccer) until the 81st minute of the U.S. Open Cup. That badge…

The Clash of Win Streaks

The Celtics edge the Warriors for 14 straight wins By Bria Brown – Web Copyeditor Kyrie Irving through the lane, up and under to the hoop, foul! Irving hit two free throws to put the Celtics up 90-88. Kevin Durant missed a contested jumper off of a Warriors’ inbound to tie the game. The usual…

NBA Award Predictions

By Nick Schweitzer Contributor MVP Kawhi Leonard, San Antonio Spurs Kawhi Leonard stands alone ready to reap the rewards. Where other teams have two or even three players with transcendent ability, Kawhi has players past their prime. Pau Gasol and Manu Ginobili are a year or two away from a retirement community. Tony Parker will…

Maryland Men Win in Second Straight Trip To Baltimore

After playing a game in Baltimore in December 2015 for the first time in 17 years, the Maryland men’s basketball team returned to Royal Farms Arena on December 20 against the Charlotte 49ers. With one of the top scorers in program history serving as an honorary captain on the anniversary of a record-setting night, the…

Maryland basketball teams in top 10 entering heart of B1G schedule

By Andrew R. Koch Business Manager Maryland’s men’s and women’s basketball teams started the season ranked in the top 10 in the media and coaches’ polls. After a school-record 28 win season and an appearance in the Round of 32 in last year’s NCAA tournament, the men’s team added three new pieces in two graduate…

Maryland Women Celebrate 10th Anniversary of National Championship

    The fifth-ranked Maryland Lady Terrapins started off 2016 by celebrating the 10th anniversary of their national championship, when Head Coach Brenda Frese’s team came from behind to defeat Duke 78-75 in overtime at what was then known as the Fleet Center in Boston. The first 2,006 fans at the Jan. 2 game against…