BALTIMORE — Prior to his team's appearance against the Century Knights in Thursday night's Class 2A state championship game, La Plata head boys soccer coach Chris Butler talked to his team about how in big games a team needs to have a special moment.

In recent years, the College of Southern Maryland men’s and women’s basketball teams had often been on opposite ends of the spectrum. This winter, both Hawks squads have lofty goals for the 2019-2020 campaign that has already gotten under way.

Two weeks into the football season, the Patuxent Panthers were just another 0-2 team, already just about an afterthought littered across the state landscape. But walking off their home field eight weeks later, the Panthers were an 8-2 team that had just won the program’s first playoff game i…

In the moments after officially inking her letter of intent to continue her soccer career at Coastal Carolina University, Northern senior Taylor Tolson thought a bit about the opportunity she and her teammates have Saturday afternoon, when they play Wilde Lake for the Class 3A state champion…

COLLEGE PARK — When the quartet of La Plata High School senior volleyball players arrived at the University of Maryland’s Ritchie Coliseum for the Class 2A state semifinals on Wednesday evening, their primary focus was on a possible return trip on Saturday for the state finals.

PARKTON — Runners from the various Southern Maryland Athletic Conference squads who qualified for the state cross country championships at Hereford High School on Saturday were commendable of the cool, breezy conditions that enveloped the region.

SILVER SPRING — It only took a couple of minutes, 1 minute 42 seconds to be precise, for La Plata goalkeeper Nick Meadows to figure out how the night was going to end for him and his La Plata teammates in their meeting with the Parkside Rams in the Class 2A state boys soccer semifinals on Sa…

Heading into the final week of the regular season in 2018, Huntingtown’s football team needed a win to close out a 9-1 campaign and lock up the top seed in the Class 3A South Region playoffs. With the win, the Hurricanes would have remained home as long as their playoff lives extended until …

While the season may not have gone according to plan, collectively, for the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, a quartet of players on the roster earned postseason accolades from the Atlantic League.