Advertisement
HomeCollectionsYoung Players
IN THE NEWS

Young Players

SPORTS
By Peter Schmuck and Peter Schmuck,SUN STAFF | January 31, 2002
New Orioles outfielder Chris Singleton bears a slight resemblance to the guy with the same last name who used to roam the outfield at Memorial Stadium. Enough so that he has spent his career living with the misconception that he is the son of former Orioles star Ken Singleton. "It seemed like every day of my rookie year, somebody would ask me, `How's your father?' " said Singleton with a laugh during his introductory news conference yesterday at Camden Yards. Apparently, it didn't bother him very much, because the 29-year-old center fielder has chosen to wear No. 29 in his first season with the Orioles -- the same number worn by Ken Singleton for a decade (1975-84)
Advertisement
NEWS
September 8, 1991
Coach: Leo Totten, first yearAssistant Coach: Kathy LittleLast year's record: 8-7 overall, 6-7 in the Monocacy Valley Athletic League, 0-1 in the countyTop returnees: Seniors, Tina Hahn, Mindy KeeneyTop newcomers: Juniors, Shelley Smith, Tina Smith and Kristi Stambaugh; sophomore, Amber Smith.Coach's comments: "It'llbe a great season. They're great to work with. If the team plays together, the individual stats will take care of themselves."The Carroll County Sun's outlook: It appears the Eagles have very little experience coming back from last year's 8-7 team.
SPORTS
By Peter Schmuck and Peter Schmuck,Staff Writer | March 2, 1993
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Center fielder Mike Devereaux recently avoided an arbitration hearing when he signed a one-year contract worth $3.025 million. Now, he would like to avoid the unpleasantness of year-to-year contract negotiations altogether by agreeing to a long-term deal this spring."
SPORTS
By PETER SCHMUCK | March 4, 2008
There was a time when Vero Beach was a sleepy little town that came alive for six weeks every year when the Dodgers moved into Dodgertown for spring training. The players jokingly referred to it as "Zero Beach," back when I was a Dodgers beat writer here in the early 1980s. The area has been built up considerably since then, and a few of those Dodgers players and coaches who used to joke about it have moved here to enjoy the relatively quiet life along this picturesque stretch of Atlantic coastline.
SPORTS
By Vito Stellino and Vito Stellino,Sun Staff Writer | August 6, 1995
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Heath Shuler is experiencing the growing pains of a young quarterback.Shuler got his second season off to a rocky start last night in the Washington Redskins' 37-21 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs in the first preseason game for both teams before 70,807 at Arrowhead Stadium.Shuler played the entire first half, completing 11 of 20 passes for 127 yards and was guilty of two of the Redskins' six turnovers. He fumbled a snap and threw an interception."It was a wake-up call for all of us," Shuler said.
SPORTS
By Katherine Dunn and Katherine Dunn,SUN STAFF | January 27, 2005
As No. 6 St. Frances avenged an early season loss to No. 3 McDonogh last night, the 58-42 victory came as a result of the young Panthers' development as a team rather than McDonogh falling into a slump. The visiting Eagles, who started the season 16-0, suffered their second straight loss. The Panthers (12-6) have won five of their past six to pull even with McDonogh at 11-2 in the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference. "This says a lot about St. Frances' growth as a team," said McDonogh coach Tom Gizzi, whose squad won a 54-41 decision on Dec. 6. "We caught them in the second game of the year, but they were very, very young.
EXPLORE
By Tim Schwartz | September 7, 2011
Last season, Laurel High's boys soccer team felt it could be their time to win a regional championship. However, after a 10-5 regular season that earned them the No. 10 seed in the 4A regional playoffs, Laurel's season ended with a bitter 1-0 loss to second-seeded Parkdale in the second round of the playoffs. Players have put that playoff loss and last year behind them and have focused on the promise of this year's team. Some of the senior leaders say this could be Laurel's best team in years, despite their youth and the loss of many seniors from last year's team.
FEATURES
By Stephen Wigler and Stephen Wigler,Music Critic | June 29, 1992
For the last five summers the University of Maryland at College Park has sponsored the National Orchestral Institute. From 770 applicants nationwide, a little less than 100 of the best young orchestral musicians in the country (ranging in age from 18 to 31) are selected from outstanding conservatories and from orchestras not large enough to have summer seasons.These musicians, on the threshold of professional careers, then spend three weeks studying orchestral playing under several outstanding conductors and well-known orchestral musicians.
SPORTS
By Lowell E. Sunderland and Lowell E. Sunderland,SUN STAFF | October 28, 1998
Bruce Arena's hiring as coach of the U.S. national men's soccer team, rumored for weeks, became official yesterday in New York, where he said he will start building toward the 2002 World Cup by searching for new, young players."
SPORTS
By Katherine Dunn | March 20, 1997
Bryn Mawr Mawrtians1996 record: 9-5-1Coach: Anne Townsend KessenichTop players: Kim Smith, Jr., A; Charlotte Graham, Sr., M; Katie MacColl, Sr., D; Rachel Arnot, Sr., D.Outlook: The Mawrtians rebounded from .500 in 1995 to emerge as a contender in the Association of Independent Schools A Division last year. After losing five starters, they will be young with seven freshmen. Smith (68 goals, 18 assists) is one of the league's top scorers, but the Mawrtians need someone to set her up, having lost All-Metro center Emily Hickman to graduation.
Baltimore Sun Articles
|
|
|
Please note the green-lined linked article text has been applied commercially without any involvement from our newsroom editors, reporters or any other editorial staff.