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Jacob Calvin Meyer

Jacob Calvin Meyer is a sports reporter for The Washington Times, covering the Washington Nationals and whatever else is needed. Before starting at the Times in October 2021, he covered a little bit of everything for the Baltimore Sun Media Group, including sports, education and COVID-19. While he grew up near Baltimore, he made his roots in Pennsylvania, graduating from Waynesburg University in 2017 and starting his career with the Observer-Reporter and York Dispatch newspapers. He can be reached at

Articles by Jacob Calvin Meyer

Washington Commanders quarterback Taylor Heinicke (4) fumbles the ball against the New York Giants during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 18, 2022, in Landover, Md. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Commanders sputter in red zone in loss to Giants

Washington, now 7-6-1 and occupant of the final wild-card spot in the NFC with a difficult schedule ahead, scored points on just one of its three red zone trips in the one-score loss. Published December 19, 2022

FILE - LIV Golf CEO and Commissioner Greg Norman watches play during the pro-am of the Bedminster Invitational LIV Golf tournament in Bedminster, N.J., July 28, 2022. Rory McIlroy thought his differences with Norman over a Saudi-funded golf league had been patched up. That changed when Norman accused him of being “brainwashed” by golf's ruling brass. “I thought, You know what? I'm going to make it my business now to be as much of a pain in his arse as possible,'” McIlroy said in a lengthy interview in the Sunday Independent in Ireland. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

LIV Golf adds three events in U.S. to 2023 schedule

LIV Golf announced Wednesday that it will host events at the Gallery Golf Club in Tucson, Arizona, in March, Cedar Ridge Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in May, and The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, in August. Published December 14, 2022

Maryland guard Abby Meyers celebrates as time expires during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Connecticut, Sunday, Dec. 11, 2022, in College Park, Md. (AP Photo/Terrance Williams)

Sharp-shooting Terrapins upset No. 6 UConn for Maryland’s first-ever win over Huskies

"I'm not going to lie, it's special," Maryland coach Brenda Frese said about beating UConn for the first time in program history. "To be able to do it here at Maryland on our home court with these guys, just the adversity that we've had to face as a team with injuries as well, this is one I will always remember." Published December 11, 2022