Even before she began attending Town Creek Elementary School in Lexington Park, St. Mary’s County resident Finley Costello had developed a passion for running and playing soccer and now she takes part in charity running events to benefit a childhood friend who can no longer participate in them.

Although the Budds Creek Motocross Park in Mechanicsville will remain open for business throughout the summer and fall and even host an event on July 25, it will not be part of the national motocross tour this summer for the first time in over 30 years.

On Sunday afternoon at Breton Bay Golf and Country Club in Leonardtown, youth golfers on the Junior Tour powered by Under Armour convened for their last chance to earn a medal and divisional honors. Two of the three winners were also the overall age group champions, one of whom had clinched …

Last week, the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association granted athletes from across the state to begin conditioning for fall sports starting Wednesday, although each county can make its own determination on when and how to open.

Throughout the spring and first week of summer, the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs had kept their hopes alive that eventually an abbreviated season would get under way. But last Tuesday afternoon, the Blue Crabs and two other Atlantic League teams announced they would not be playing any games …

While the 2020 season for the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs is still on hold until the middle of next month, Regency Furniture Stadium in Waldorf was still the place to be as the team hosted a youth baseball camp this week.

Many spring athletes at the collegiate and high school level were denied the chance to complete their respective sports seasons due to the coronavirus pandemic, but tennis players in Southern Maryland will now have a chance to compete this summer.

The Junior Tour powered by Under Armour has not only allowed local golfers to compete in nine-hole events, it has become so popular that Southern Maryland director Sean Bannon had filled all 72 slots available prior to Saturday’s event at Chesapeake Hills Golf Course in Lusby.

While the Major League Baseball season is still on hold as the owners and players seek to solidify a deal to salvage the 2020 season, the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs will soon be returning to the field for a condensed season.

When the Coors Charles-St. Mary’s Baseball League gets under way this weekend with a quartet of games at Rainbow Construction Field in La Plata, the belated start to the season will offer a needed and welcome return for players, spectators and umpires alike.

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