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What's Up with Local Sports? 5/13/2013

May 13, 2013 09:58PM ● By Anonymous

The Washington Capitals (3-3) pulled off a thrilling 2-1 overtime victory on Friday night at the Verizon Center to take a 3-2 series lead against the New York Rangers. However, by keeping true to the series, the dropped Game 6 in New York, leaving the home teams undefeated in this series so far. Tonight, the Caps host the deciding Game 7. Next game: vs. New York Rangers, May 13, 8 p.m.
The Baltimore Orioles (23-15) won their two series this past week against the Kansas City Royals and Minnesota Twins, moving to just one game behind the New York Yankees for the AL East lead. Next game: vs. San Diego Padres, May 14, 7:05 p.m.
The Washington Nationals (20-17) failed to close out their brief homestand with a series win against the last-place Chicago Cubs after winning five straight games, a streak that included a two-game sweep over the Detroit Tigers. The Nats will be out west for a 10-game road trip. Next game: at Los Angeles Dodgers, May 13, 10:10 p.m.
The No. 1 Maryland women's lacrosse team (20-0) took care of business against Stony Brook, beating the Seawolves 11-3 in the second round of the NCAA Women’s Tournament at home on Sunday. Next game: vs. Duke, May 18, 12 p.m. The Terps men's lacrosse team (10-4) was upset at home by Cornell 16-8 on Sunday, knocking them out of the NCAA Men’s Tournament in the first round.
The Navy women's lacrosse team (19-2) finished their best season in program history with their first NCAA Tournament win (12-6 over Monmouth on Friday) and a season-ending loss against Duke (10-5) on Sunday. Senior attacker Jasmine DePompeo, named 2013 IWLCA All-South Region First Team, 2013 Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year, and 2013 All-Patriot League First Team finished the season with 127 points (56 goals, 71 assists).
The Chesapeake Bayhawks (3-0) remained unbeaten after a 14-5 win over the Ohio Machine in a game that was called after three quarters due to lightning activity Saturday night. Ben Rubeor again led the team with four goals and an assist. Drew Westervelt also had five points, scoring three goals and two assists. Next game: at Boston Cannons, May 18, 7 p.m.
The Washington Redskins announced their training camp schedule for this summer. They are slated to have 17 practices open to the public, running from July 25-27, July 29-August 3, August 5, 6, 10, 12-16. Dates are subject to change.
D.C. United (1-1-8) continues to falter, this time losing 2-1 on the road to F.C. Dallas this Saturday. Dwayne De Rosario scored his first goal of the season in the 44th minute. Next game: vs. Sporting Kansas City, May 19, 5 p.m.