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Black Bears sweep opening weekend

The Maryland Black Bears opened the team’s fifth season with a two-game sweep of the New Jersey Titans that included a sold-out house on Friday night at Odenton’s Piney Orchard Ice Arena. On Friday night, the Black Bears scored a 4-2 victory; that success was followed by a 3-1 win on Saturday night, marking the […]

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Vanmarcke wins first-ever Maryland Cycling Classic 

Belgian cyclist Sep Vanmarcke of Team Israel-Premier Tech won the first-ever Maryland Cycling Classic supported by UnitedHealthcare on Sept. 4 in Baltimore. America’s top-ranked professional road cycling race took 110 riders from 16 teams through a tough, hilly 121.7-mile course starting at Kelly Benefits in Sparks and finishing along East Pratt Street and Market Place […]

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Howard to construct pickleball courts at Western Regional Park

Construction on eight dedicated pickleball courts in Woodbine at Western Regional Park. Construction of the new courts, which will be built near the existing tennis courts, is expected to begin this fall. Renovations and other improvements are also planned for the existing tennis courts. A pathway will be constructed between the tennis and pickleball courts […]

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Fivestar launches sports highlight rating app

Hanover-based sports technology startup Fivestar has officially launched the Fivestar App, which it bills as “The world’s first and only sports highlight rating mobile app.” Designed to change how athletes and fans share and consume sports content, the Fivestar App offers a dedicated digital platform focused solely on sports highlights, giving athletes worldwide the opportunity […]