Young golfer aspires to greatness

Budding golf superstar Micaa Thomas needs to be on everyone’s radar. At 15, the Bowie, Maryland, high school junior has blazed her way into a world that remains less than hospitable to blacks despite the unparalleled success of Tiger Woods.

Baltimore student brings Ravens star to school

If Charles Bellamy IV was dreaming, it’s a safe bet that the Gwynns Falls Elementary School first grader did not want to be awakened.

Baltimore Ravens Torrey Smith reflects on athletes and hip hop

Hip hop culture has an unquestionable influence in mainstream society including the video game, television and sports.

Road named in honor of former Baltimore Colts Legend Lenny Moore

Dozens of enthusiastic Baltimore Colts fans gathered around County Executive Kevin Kamenetz on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at a ceremony as he unveiled the road sign for "Lenny Moore Way," the honorary new name for Resource Drive in Randallstown.

Tribe seeks to force NFL Redskins name change

President Barack Obama has weighed in. The pro-football commissioner, has too. And now, a Native American tribe hopes recent attention to controversy surrounding the name of Washington's National Football League team will provide the momentum needed to get it changed.

New academic coaching program launched at Frederick Douglass High

NFL Player Engagement (NFLPE), the Family League of Baltimore, and the Academies at Frederick Douglass High School kicked-off the “1st & Goal” initiative on Thursday, September 26, 2013 on Douglass’s newly renovated football field to provide Douglass student athletes with ...

National program recognizes former Raven Jonathan Odgen

Professional football legend and former Baltimore Raven Jonathan Ogden was recognized by the Pro Football Hall of Fame and Allstate Insurance Company in Washington, D.C., on Friday, September 20, 2013 as part of “Hometown Hall of Famers™,” a national program ...

Allstate Tailgate Tour comes to Baltimore

The Allstate Tailgate Tour, a unique and interactive fan experience visiting college football stadiums across the country, is heading to Baltimore this week as the Terps take on the West Virginia Mountaineers on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at M&T Stadium ...

Orioles hold Annual Fan Appreciation Celebration during final homestand

As the Orioles “Buckle Back Up” and prepare for a final push for the postseason, the Birds will thank fans for their support during the club’s annual Fan Appreciation Celebration, which takes place over the final homestand of the regular ...

Serena’s World: Is Tennis Diva Serena Williams GREATEST FEMALE ATHLETE?

The forever evolving rags to riches journey of the world’s No. 1 women’s tennis player Serena Williams is beginning to catapult into a sports stratosphere where only the elite athletes of all-time hang out.

Serena Williams triumphs in U.S. Open at Flushing Meadows

Serena Williams retained her U.S. Open title with a hard-fought 7-5 6-7 6-1 victory over Victoria Azarenka in an gripping final at Flushing Meadows Sunday.

Howard beats Morehouse 27-16 In 2013 AT&T Nation's Football Classic®

Howard University junior quarterback Greg McGhee racked up almost 300 yards of total offense and three touchdowns to lead the Bison (1-1) to a 27-16 win over the Morehouse College Maroon Tigers (0-1) in the 3rd annual AT&T Nation's Football ...

HBCU Sports Roundup

The 2013-14 Football seasons are here and there were some GREAT games that started the season:

Former NFL players, United Way Fuel up to Play 60 at Hilton Elementary

Former NFL players Jamal Lewis and Duane Starks teamed up with the United Way and Dairy Management Inc.’s “Fuel Up to PLAY 60” program on a community service project at Hilton Elementary School in Baltimore on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 ...

One-sport kids risk more injuries, weight gain

As millions of children return to school and to their favorite sports, researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center suggest parents encourage youngsters to consider more than one activity to avoid injuries and, surprisingly, unwanted weight gain.