August 31, 2009|By From Sun staff and news services


Langhorne's double double powers Mystics over Lynx

Crystal Langhorne (Maryland) had 18 points and 10 rebounds to lead the host Washington Mystics to an 81-75 victory over the Minnesota Lynx on Sunday. Alana Beard added 13 points as Washington ended a three-game losing streak to Minnesota. Six Mystics scored in double figures.


Bowie State falls to Slippery Rock in football opener

Andre Johnson completed 10 of 21 passes for a game-high 156 yards and Rodney Webb rushed for a game-high 79 yards, but Bowie State lost, 31-27, to Slippery Rock on Saturday.

Towson women's soccer: : Phyllicia Rosselli scored the game-winning goal with 54 seconds remaining in overtime as the Tigers (2-1-0) beat Xavier (0-3-0), 3-1, at James Madison. The Tigers took a 1-0 lead in the 34th minute when Cheyenne Skidmore scored on a 6-yard shot after a pass from Erica Marshall.

Navy women: : The host Midshipmen (4-0-0) got goals from Brittany Fruin and Carissa Youker and beat Boise State (2-2-0), 2-1.

UMBC women: : The visiting Retrievers (0-2-0) fell to La Salle (3-0-0), 5-0.

Mount St. Mary's women: : The host Mount (0-3-0) lost, 1-0, to George Washington (2-1-0).

Frostburg State men: : The school hired Claudio Dias as a graduate assistant coach.

- From Sun staff and news services

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