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By From Sun Staff Reports | May 18, 2011
After a little back-and-forth play in the first half, host Salisbury got down to business Wednesday. The Sea Gulls (17-2) went on a 5-0 run that covered the entire third quarter and four minutes into the fourth to beat Dickinson, 12-4, in an NCAA Division III quarterfinal. Erik Krum finished with a game-high four goals to power Salisbury, which advances to Sunday's semifinal at M&T Bank Stadium to face Roanoke (17-2), a 13-12 winner over in-state rival Stevenson. Krum opened the scoring at 9:10 for a 1-0 Salisbury lead.
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By Edward Lee and The Baltimore Sun | October 9, 2014
Salisbury's 37-34 overtime upset of then-No. 6 St. John Fisher last Saturday was punctuated by senior fullback J.D. Hook's 16-yard touchdown run. But the running game has been powering the offense all season. The Sea Gulls (2-2 overall and 1-1 in the Empire 8 Athletic Conference) have averaged 289.8 rushing yards thus far, seventh-best in Division III. They compiled 312 rushing yards against a Cardinals defense that had surrendered an average of 288.7 total yards prior to Saturday's contest.
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December 24, 2010
SALISBURY — A third suspect has been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a 63-year-old woman during a home invasion in Salisbury. State police say 29-year-old Deangelo Savage was charged with offenses including conspiracy to commit first degree murder and was taken into custody Thursday. Already charged in the case are Shawn Franklin and Demarics Banks, both 21. Police say they broke into the home of Barbara Greene on Dec. 17 and one of them shot her. Both are charged with first-degree murder.
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By Edward Lee and The Baltimore Sun | October 8, 2014
Upset victories can be the turning point in a team's season, and Salisbury may have found its defining moment of the 2014 campaign in Saturday's 37-34 overtime stunner against then-No. 6 St. John Fisher. But coach Sherman Wood wants to make sure that the Sea Gulls (2-2 overall and 1-1 in the Empire 8 Athletic Conference) don't let the win go to their heads. “What we have to be careful about here is overconfidence,” Wood said Wednesday morning. “We had a great win against Christopher Newport at their place at night in front of a packed house [in the season opener on Sept.
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Baltimore Sun reporter | December 4, 2011
No. 13 Salisbury lost, 34-14, to two-time defending champion and No. 1 Wisconsin-Whitewater in the NCAA Division III quarterfinal on Saturday, ending the Sea Gulls' deepest playoff run in 25 years. Running back Levell Coppage had nine carries for 213 yards and four touchdowns to help the host Warhawks (13-0) extend the longest current winning streak at all levels of college football to 43 games. The Sea Gulls (11-2) got 60 rushing yards on seven carries from senior Tyler Curley; classmate Jonathan Briscoe ran for 49 yards on 11 rushes and junior Dan Griffin was held to 39 yards on 15 chances.
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June 2, 2012
Kudos to the Loyola Greyhounds and Maryland Terrapins for putting Baltimore and Maryland back at the apex of men's Division I college lacrosse ("Charles Street bragging rights," May 30). But where's the love for the Salisbury mens' lacrosse team? What The Sun seems to consistently overlook are the tremendous feats the Division III Salisbury Gulls mens' lacrosse program has amassed. Head Coach Jim Berkman is the winningest mens' college lacrosse coach in the history of the game (that includes all divisions)
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By Edward Lee | June 29, 2012
Here is the eighth and final installment of a series that checks in with the eight Division III programs in the state to give a glimpse into the past and the future. Teams are scheduled to appear according to the chronological order in which their seasons ended. Thursday's visit was with Stevenson . Friday's visit is with Salisbury. REVIEW The good: Seven different Sea Gulls teams have completed a perfect season by capturing the national championship. So how does the 2012 squad that went 23-0 overall and 8-0 in the Capital Athletic Conference stack up?
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By Katherine Dunn | March 7, 2013
Salisbury women's lacrosse coach Jim Nestor gives a lot of the credit for his 200 victories with the Sea Gulls to the players he has coached over the years. A perennial powerhouse in Division III and NCAA finalists last season, the Sea Gulls gave Nestor win No. 200 Saturday with an 18-7 victory over Catholic. “It just really shows the commitment the girls have made over the years from the very first year to the senior class that graduated last year who have handed things down,” Nestor said.
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Sports Digest | November 26, 2011
College football Salisbury hosts Kean in playoff game today Salisbury will host Kean today at noon in an NCAA Division III second-round football playoff game. Tickets are $8 for general admission and $4 for children and students. There is no admission charge for children under 3. The Sea Gulls are 9-4-1 all-time against Kean, including shutout victories in the past two meetings in 2003 and 2004. Live stats, streaming video and streaming audio will be available on suseagulls.com.
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By Edward Lee | May 17, 2012
Salisbury's march to Sunday's NCAA tournament semifinal against Stevenson includes a 21-0 record that has come with relative ease. Of those 21 wins, only two have been decided by four goals or less, and both were against the Mustangs. The Sea Gulls' average margin of victory is 13.1 goals. Competing in close games can build a team's resolve, but coach Jim Berkman said he's not worried about testing his players' mental toughness. “At this point, you don't care how you win. You just win,” he said Thursday morning.
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SportsDirect | October 5, 2014
Herb Walker Jr. and Robert Council combined for three rushing touchdowns in the first half as visiting Morgan State beat Florida A&M, 24-9, on Saturday. Walker ran for 203 yards and a score as he finished with his fifth straight 100-yard rushing effort for the Bears (3-3, 2-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), who have won four of the past six games between the schools. Council added a pair of short touchdown runs and finished 7-for-11 for 121 yards through the air. Freshman Gerald Hearns rushed for 100 yards for the Rattlers (0-5, 0-1)
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SportsDirect | September 28, 2014
Tyler Clark scored from a yard out with 29 seconds remaining as host Norfolk State beat Morgan State, 15-14, on Saturday for the Bears' eighth straight loss in the series. Eric Pittman finished with 81 yards rushing on 16 attempts to pace Norfolk State (1-4, 1-1 Mid-Eastern Atlantic Conference), which stopped a six-game losing streak dating to last season. Brendon Riddick ran for 64 yards and Clark added 28 as the Spartans amassed 240 of their 303 total yards on the ground. Herb Walker Jr. rushed for 111 yards and a touchdown while freshman wide receiver Orlando Johnson added a fourth-quarter touchdown run for Morgan State (2-3, 0-1)
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | August 8, 2014
Marilyn W. Beckey, a former longtime Stoneleigh Elementary School art teacher who was a world traveler, died July 25 of heart failure at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury. She was 86. "She was a lot of fun and reminded me of 'Mrs. Doubtfire,' " said Brandon Bender, who studied art with Mrs. Beckey at Stoneleigh Elementary school from 1987 to 1990. "She was very friendly and outgoing. She let us run, and if there was anything she could do to help us, she would. " The daughter of Paul West fall, an IRS auditor, and Margaret Armstrong Westfall, a homemaker, Marilyn Westfall was born in Posey County, Ind., and spent her early years in Poseyville, Ind., before moving to Greenbelt with her family in the late 1930s.
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By Katherine Dunn and The Baltimore Sun | June 23, 2014
After guiding their teams to national championships, Maryland's Cathy Reese and Salisbury's Jim Nestor were named national coaches of the year Monday by the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches' Association. Reese led the No. 1 Terps to their second championship in five years and earned her second Division I Coach of the Year honor. She was also honored after the Terps won in 2010. Nestor earned his second straight Division III Coach of the Year award after guiding the No. 1 Sea Gulls to their second straight national title.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | June 23, 2014
Nearly eight years after it was ordered, the cruise ship Pearl Mist will embark finally on its maiden voyage Wednesday from Baltimore's Inner Harbor, ending the vessel's protracted saga. The 335-foot cruise ship, which spent the past year being finished at a Salisbury shipyard, will depart for an 11-night "Maritime New England Cruise" that will take the 210-passenger vessel north to Halifax, Nova Scotia, where it was built. A lengthy legal dispute between the ship's buyer and its builder delayed its cruise schedule for years.
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By Edward Lee, The Baltimore Sun | June 20, 2014
Salisbury's bid to capture its 11th national championship did not unfold as planned as the team dropped a 12-9 decision to Tufts in the Division III tournament final on May 25 at M&T Bank Stadium. It was only the fifth time in 15 title-game appearances that the Sea Gulls failed to bring home the crown, but the result did not diminish coach Jim Berkman's positive assessment of this year's squad, which went 21-2 overall and 6-1 in the Capital Athletic Conference. “I really enjoyed this team this year,” he said.
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By Edward Lee | May 21, 2012
Defenseman Andrew Sellers and goalkeeper Alex Taylor were unified in their assessment that Salisbury's offense deserves every inch of print and every second of the highlight reel as that unit is tops in Division III. The Sea Gulls defense is not exactly chopped steak either. After Sunday's 7-2 win against Stevenson in an NCAA tournament semifinal at Sea Gull Stadium in Salisbury, that unit vaulted over Cabrini to lead the country in goals allowed per game. Reminded of the defense's national status, Sellers, a senior who hails from Baltimore and graduated from Archbishop Curley, conceded, “That's true.
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Sports Digest | June 20, 2014
Colleges Ex-Salisbury lacrosse assistant Dobbins leaves Ohio State Dave Dobbins , a member of the Ohio State men's lacrosse staff the past five years, is leaving his position to join 3d Lacrosse as director of Connecticut. Before Ohio State, Dobbins spent six years as an assistant coach at Salisbury, where he was named the 2005 DivisionIII Assistant Coach of the Year. The Sea Gulls won four national championships and were a national runner-up once during Dobbins' tenure. Men's basketball: Navy has announced its 2014-15 schedule, which includes the previously announced season opener against Michigan State, part of the inaugural Veterans Classic at the Naval Academy, at Alumni Hall on Nov. 14. The Midshipmen will play 18 Patriot League conference games and 12 nonconference games.
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By Edward Lee, The Baltimore Sun | June 20, 2014
Here is the final installment of a series that checks in with the eight Division III programs in the state to give a glimpse into the past and the future. Teams are scheduled to appear according to the chronological order in which their seasons ended. Thursday's visit  was with Washington College. Friday's visit is with Salisbury. REVIEW The good: A year removed from sitting out the NCAA tournament final for only second time in 11 years, the Sea Gulls (21-2 overall and 6-1 in the Capital Athletic Conference)
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