Education, Events, Sports

CCBC Essex men’s soccer team heads to national championship game for first time since 1989

ROSEDALE, MD—It’s a big day for the CCBC Essex men’s soccer team. The Knights will face off against Southeastern Community College in the National Junior College Athletic Association national championship game. This will mark the Knights’ first appearance in the big game since 1989. The match kicks off at 5 p.m. EDT on Thursday at the Striker Complex in Wichita, …


Sports

CCBC cracks NJCAA top five in men’s lacrosse, men’s soccer, women’s soccer

ROSEDALE, MD—Some local college sports teams are lighting up the rankings this week. The CCBC Essex men’s lacrosse team, men’s soccer team, and women’s soccer team have all placed in the top five in this week’s National Junior College Athletic Association rankings. The men’s lacrosse team is ranked at No. 5, the men’s soccer team is ranked at No. 3, …


Perry Hall High School girls’ soccer team cracks United Soccer Coaches national top 25 rankings

PERRY HALL, MD—A pair of local girls soccer teams have “kicked” things up a notch. Both the Perry Hall High School and Hereford High School girls’ soccer teams have cracked the United Soccer Coaches national top 25 high school rankings. PHHS came in at number 3 while Hereford HS came in at number 14. Coming in at number one was …

Tickets now available for BCPS fall season sports

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD—– Fall sports will begin on Friday, March 12, for Baltimore County Public Schools, and paperless tickets are now available for purchase using Ticket Spricket. Tickets are $5 each (plus a service fee), paperless, and are needed only for football, field hockey, soccer, and volleyball games and badminton matches. Tickets for Friday, March 12 will be available for …

Baltimore County launches ‘Healing Starts Here’ COVID-19 vaccine education campaign

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD—Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Wednesday announced the “Healing Starts Here” campaign to educate residents about the importance of getting the COVID-19 vaccine and how they can register to receive it. The campaign aims to increase public confidence among residents currently underrepresented on the County’s vaccine registry by enlisting the support of trusted voices — including athletes, …

New Baltimore Blast team store opens in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—A local team has opened up a new store in town. On Saturday, the Baltimore Blast opened its Arsenal Sports store in Rosedale. The store caries Blast merchandise as well as Arsenal Sports camo gear. Blast coach David Bascome and goalkeeper William Vanzela were on-hand to sign autographs at today’s event. The Blast play all home games at SECU …

Pipeline Soccer Club chooses Greenleigh for new headquarters, performance center

WHITE MARSH, MD—Pipeline Soccer Club, a Maryland-based youth soccer club with more than 1,000 players, has chosen Greenleigh in White Marsh/Middle River as the site for its new Pipeline Performance Center.  The new facility will include an indoor field and training facilities, offices for its more than 50-person staff, classrooms, and a gym. The club, founded by Sean Rush and …

Baltimore County recreation councils authorized to hold youth sports in fall with COVID-19 safety protocols

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks on Friday announced that it will authorize local recreation councils to hold youth sports in the fall, with strict requirements in place to protect public health and prevent the spread of COVID-19. Using guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Baltimore County Health Department, and the National Recreation …