May 12, 1992
Whitey Dovell, the Kansas City Chiefs player personnel director who spent almost half of his 39 years in football as an assistant coach for the University of Maryland and the Baltimore Colts, died yesterday after a long bout with cancer.A native of Newark, N.J., Dovell, 65, was an offensive and defensive lineman at Maryland before becoming an assistant coach there in 1952. He was a Terps coach for 15 years before starting a pro career in 1967 when Lou Saban left Maryland to become the head of the Denver Broncos and Dovell went with him.His pro career, which spanned 24 years as a coach and a scout, included four years as offensive line coach of the Colts from 1975 to 1978.
July 20, 2004
Towson University men's head basketball coach Pat Kennedy announced the addition of Rob Norris as assistant coach on the Tigers' staff. Norris' appointment completes Kennedy's search for assistants, joining Eric Skeeters and Jay Eck. July 20, 2004, 4:26 PM EDT
October 19, 1999
Kevin Thompson, one of the finest athletes in Annapolis High School history, will be named head boys basketball coach at Northeast High in Pasadena today.An assistant coach to Ken B. Dunn at South River the past four years, Thompson, 38, succeeds John Barbour, who resigned after 19 seasons and only one victory last year.
February 16, 2001
Baseball Devil Rays: Agreed to $1.4 million, one-year contract with P Bryan Rekar, avoiding salary arbitration; he had asked for $1.75 million and club had offered $1.2 million. Signed IF Damian Rolls to one-year contract. Marlins: Agreed to one-year contracts with P Wes Anderson, P Gary Knotts, P Blaine Neal and P Michael Tejera. Padres: Agreed to $625,000 one-year contract with P Bobby J. Jones. Royals: Agreed to $1.9 million, one-year contract with P Brian Meadows, avoiding salary arbitration; he had asked for $2.55 million and club had offered $1.55 million.
February 3, 1991
When Kevin Cromwell started helping a friend coach a young soccer team in the Edgewood youth rec program 10 years ago, he never imagined it would lead him to being hired as a college coach.This week, Cromwell, 28, of Edgewood was named head coach of the Harford CommunityCollege men's soccer team. He replaces Rob Bailey, who resigned after 12 years, nine as head coach and three as an assistant coach.Cromwell was selected from a field of six applicants for the part-time job. He served as the assistant coach at HCC for the 1989-1990 and 1986 seasons.
September 27, 1996
BaseballNL: Suspended Expos P Pedro Martinez eight games, effective today, for charging mound, throwing helmet and instigating bench-clearing brawl Tuesday. Suspended Phillies P Mike Williams for throwing at batter and instigating brawl.Astros: Promoted Tim Purpura to assistant GM and David Lakey to director of scouting. Named Jim Duquette director of player development.BasketballBulls: Re-signed free-agent G-F Jud Buechler.Hornets: Signed F Malik Rose, second-round pick.76ers: Named Maurice Cheeks assistant coach.
August 10, 1996
BaseballCubs: Recalled OF Ozzie Timmons from Triple-A Iowa. Released IF Felix Fermin.Indians: Activated P Jack McDowell from 15-day DL. Optioned P Danny Graves to Triple-A Buffalo.Expos: Designated P Dave Leiper for assignment. Activated former Orioles OF Sherman Obando from 15-day DL.Marlins: Designated OF Marquis Riley for assignment.Royals: Purchased contract of P Jaime Bluma from Triple-A Omaha. Designated P Tim Pugh for assignment.Sioux Falls (Independent): Unaffiliated team activated former Orioles 1B Paul Carey from DL.BasketballCavaliers: Signed C Mark West.
February 27, 2005
Moves Baseball ASTROS: Re-signed C Raul Chavez, P Mike Gallo and P Carlos Hernandez to one-year contracts. CARDINALS: Agreed with P Jason Isringhausen on three-year contract. ORIOLES: Agreed with OF Larry Bigbie, OF Val Majewski, P John Maine, P Aaron Rakers, P Matt Riley, C Eli Whiteside and 1B Walter Young on one-year contracts. Basketball HEAT: Placed G Steve Smith on injured list with lower back strain. Activated F Christian Laettner from injured list. Colleges VERMONT: Named Maryland assistant coach Mike Lonergan men's basketball coach.
May 11, 1993
Bowie State announced yesterday the hiring of former assistant coach Sherman Wood as its head football coach.Wood, 32, was a Bulldogs assistant from 1986 to 1991, serving as defensive coordinator in his last three years with the Division II program. He was an assistant coach last season at Virginia Union in Richmond, a rival in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association.Wood, a Division III All-America defensive back while at Salisbury State, takes over from Sanders Shiver, who resigned in March after four seasons and took an assistant's job at Howard.
November 29, 2012
The Fallston Flames U10 boys soccer team completed a successful season with back-to-back tournament championships recently. The Flames won the EASL Open in Baltimore County and then took home the Fallston Cup. In addition, in early October they won the River Soccer Club Columbus Day Tournament in Ocean City. Pictured, front row from left, are Mason Manzo, Keetan Oteyza, Kevin Roberts, Alex Rothenheber and Michael Estremsky; middle row from left, Drew Menges, Ben Tewey, Noah Amburgey, Brett Newcomb, Pete Buckler, Kyle Brown and Kevin Baranoski; and back row from left, head coach Mike Rothenheber, assistant coach Pete Manzo and assistant coach Dave Buckler.