Category: Writing

Hayden Hurst’s ‘One That Got Away’ Is Still Out There

Hayden Hurst’s ‘One That Got Away’ Is Still Out There

For Baltimore magazine Standing before a group of reporters after one of the Ravens’ offseason practices yesterday, Hayden Hurst laughed and briefly looked to the sky when he heard the question. Any update on “the one that got away?” “Haven’t heard anything back,” said the 25-year-old tight end, who will begin his second pro season…

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Warts and All, Pimlico Race Course Is Venue for Enduring Memories

Warts and All, Pimlico Race Course Is Venue for Enduring Memories

Say what you want about the water pressure and the 1980s-style décor at the 149-year-old Pimlico Race Course—and both are long overdue for upgrades—it was hard not to travel around the property on a sun-splashed Saturday, Preakness Day, and not feel nostalgic, and that the race really doesn’t need to go anywhere else.

Loyola’s Pat Spencer Readies for One Last NCAA Tournament Ride

Loyola’s Pat Spencer Readies for One Last NCAA Tournament Ride

His resume: a three-time finalist for the Tewaaraton Award, the equivalent of football’s Heisman Trophy; three-time All-American (so far, only because this year’s picks haven’t been announced yet); four-time Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year; five points shy of moving into sole possession of second-place on the NCAA all-time scoring list; and helping Loyola reach the national semifinals as a freshman in 2016.