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    MIDDLETOWN — The River States Conference has announced its Scholar-Athlete teams for the 2020 spring sports seasons. To be named, student-athletes must have a 3.25 grade-point average or higher, have at least two semesters of attendance prior to the current term, participate in an RSC sport and be nominated by their institution. The University of Rio Grande’s honorees included: * Softball—sophomore Kylie Tong of Latham (Western) * Baseball—graduate senior Zach Kendall of Troy (Troy) and seniors Eli Daniels of Minford...
    Next1 of 5Prev postUse your ← → (arrows) to browse (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) These five Notre Dame football players are set for a breakout season.After an 11-2 season and a third straight double-digit win season. Brian Kelly and his Fighting Irish football team are looking to continue that momentum in 2020. They have plenty of losses to speak of after last season both on offense and defense. These losses need to be replaced in order for Notre Dame...
    Roger Federer keeps making headlines for various things. Recently the Swiss launched a new series of shoes with Swiss Sneakers brand ‘ON’. A few weeks back Federer pipped football stars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo for the highest-earning athlete in 2019 according to Forbes. For the first time, Federer topped the list. The list was always dominated by Football, Boxing, or Basketball players but this time it’s the Swiss Maestro. Federer reportedly earned 106 million dollars in 2019. It’s...
    A former high school football player and former Marine made the catch of his life when he made a diving grab to save a toddler dropped from a burning building in the city of Phoenix, Arizona.   When 28-year-old Phillip Blanks arrived on the scene July 3, he saw two children, a 3-year-old boy and an 8-year-old girl, trapped in the blaze.    To save her toddler, the mother was preparing to throw him from a narrow third-story apartment balcony engulfed in...
    NFL champ Tom Brady opened up about the moments of doubt he experienced in his career and overcoming the odds in a new biopic. Born of a Dream: A boy from San Mateo documents Bradys journey as a boy growing up in California, to student athlete and champion quarterback. Born of a Dream is a short film about Tom Bradys transition from student athlete to NFL starCredit: IWC The IWC short movie flashes between the present and futureCredit: IWC Brady...
    Worldwide coronavirus cases surpass 12 million Guess what? Ordering online groceries wont take a week anymore Champion athlete, champion bloke: Australia pays Pullin tribute SYDNEY (Reuters) - Former snowboard world champion Alex Pullin, who died on Wednesday at the age of 32, will be missed as much for his personality as for his sporting prowess, Australian Olympic Committee Vice President Ian Chesterman said on Thursday. © Reuters/Mathieu Belanger FILE PHOTO: Australias Pullin kisses his medal on the podium...
    DAME Cressida Dick has apologised to British sprinter Bianca Williams for the distress cops caused during a heavy-handed stop-and-search. The Metropolitan Police Chief told the Home Affairs committee she echoed a senior officer who said Im sorry to the 26-year-old over the incident, which has been branded racial profiling since the video of it went viral. 10Metropolitan Police Commissioner Dame Cressida Dick apologised to Bianca WilliamsCredit: PA:Press Association British sprinter Bianca Williams, pictured with partner Ricardo dos Santos, said police...
    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A former UConn soccer player who lost her scholarship after giving the middle finger to a television camera has taken her case to a federal appeals court. Attorneys for Noriana Radwan filed a notice to appeal Friday to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit. They argue the November 2014 gesture amounted to protected speech and that the punishment was both excessive and not in line with discipline meted out to male...
    President Donald Trump’s polling numbers have continued falling as the novel coronavirus has surged throughout the United States. The Associated Press has written a lengthy story about how Trump’s chaotic response to the pandemic has led to uncontrolled outbreaks and 130,000 dead Americans in just four months, and it notes that Trump has essentially stopped trying to contain the disease and has instead moved to wage culture wars against monument vandals. Cal Jillson, a presidential scholar at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, tells...
    PORTSMOUTH — Bailey Cummins’ college basketball career has already had enough accomplishments to make her a surefire Hall of Famer in the future. However, just for good measure, Cummins has added the cherry on top to her mantle. Following a career that saw the senior guard lead Shawnee State to 126 victories while becoming the women’s basketball program’s all-time career leader in six different categories and finish inside the program’s top dozen in 10 additional lists, Cummins was officially named...
    The 2020 Special Olympics Summer Games were canceled due to COVID-19. Athletes are understandably disappointed, but many are keeping a positive outlook with their sights set on 2021. Kobe Olmeda is a 17-year old in Dade City, Florida. Yes, he is named after Kobe Bryant. And just like Bryant, this Kobe is a winner. While participating in the Wesley Chapel Special Olympics over the years, Olmeda has earned several first-place medals. He does it all, too. Olmeda is on the...
    Coastal Carolina already had one of the smaller athletic budgets in the Football Bowl Subdivision, and that was before a 15% spending cut was ordered because of projected declines in state funding and student fees stemming from the coronavirus pandemic. Facing the prospect of having to pay for testing of returning athletes and staff for the virus this summer, athletic director Matt Hogue went to work finding a way to defray costs. His 19-sport program includes about 450 athletes, and...
    Breaking News — Santander, Jul 5 . .- Roberto Rebollo, a young athlete from Barakaldo who has suffered from Crohn’s disease for more than ten years, has run the 72 kilometers of the Lebaniego Road in a single day to raise funds for the investigation of inflammatory bowel diseases and help give them visibility. The test started this Saturday, July 4 at six in the morning in San Vicente de la Barquera and ended at 5:15 pm at the...
    “We are profoundly saddened to master about Juan’s premature dying all through this pandemic,” Vice President for College student Affairs Damon Sims said in a assertion. “This young gentleman experienced a remarkable spirit and was considerably cherished. I know our complete campus neighborhood sends our deepest condolences to his family and mates as they grieve this unthinkable loss. It is a poignant reminder that no 1 among the us is immune to the worst penalties of this virus.” The...
    John Krasinski Wore a Wig During ‘The Office’ Season 3 and No One Noticed Here’s why U.S. struggles with the coronavirus could lead to Europe’s stock market taking the lead College sports programs have been an unexpected casualty of the coronavirus pandemic. Heres the story of one student-athlete who lost his team. © Provided by INSIDER Dozens of schools, including a number of Division-I institutions, have cut programs as a result of financial hardship due to the pandemic. Doug Pensinger/Getty...
    Dozens of schools, including a number of Division-I institutions, have cut programs as a result of financial hardship due to the pandemic. Doug Pensinger/Getty Images The coronavirus pandemic has had a devastating impact on the entire world. Sports — particularly NCAA athletics — have taken a significant hit as colleges have shut down to limit the spread of COVID-19. Dozens of schools, including several Division-I institutions, have cut programs as a result of the loss of income theyve...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A second USC athlete has tested positive for COVID-19, the university announced Friday. The athlete was experiencing symptoms and put in isolation. Neither the player’s name or sport was disclosed. In the second week of voluntary workouts on campus, USC has conducted 126 coronavirus tests on returning athletes. On June 26, USC announced another student had tested positive. The athlete’s identity was not released either, but the university has said the student is no longer in...
    CLAIRTON, Pa. (KDKA) — A student athlete from Clairton City School District has tested positive for Coronavirus. In a tweet early Friday morning, the school district announced the news. The district says that they were informed by the Allegheny County Health Department that one of its student athletes has tested positive for COVID-19. The district also says that athletes have been encouraged to be tested as a precaution before beginning practices.  
    The running tracks were left without a great runner as was the 22-year-old Choi Suk-hyeon | SEBASTIEN BOZON / . A new case of bullying that ends in suicide saddens the sports world. Young triathlete Choi Suk-hyeon killed herself after constant physical and verbal attacks by her trainers, the international news agency . reported. Before he died, the 22-year-old promise had made several complaints but the sports authorities of the South Korean Olympic Committee (KSOC) ignored it and did not...
    Former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who is running for his old Senate seat in Alabama, appeared to refer to a prominent Black professor at Harvard as some criminal, while disparaging former President Barack Obamas treatment of police officers. Sessions made the remarks in a New York Times Magazine profile published online Tuesday. In the interview, Sessions said he wanted to support law enforcement when he served as President Trumps first attorney general and that his mantra was, Back to...
    After a long wait, 2K Sports has finally announced that Kobe Bryant will feature as a cover athlete. Not for one, but for two different editions. Previously, it was called Legend Edition, but now, 2K has renamed it out of respect for Bryant. They have divided it according to consoles, with “Next-Gen Mamba Forever Edition” for PS5 and the upcoming Xbox and “Current Gen Mamba Forever Edition” for PS4, Xbox One, PC and Switch. 8️⃣ Relentless. Driven. A true competitor....
    Getty Kobe Bryant 2K made the right choice. On Thursday, the late Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant was announced as the cover athlete for the NBA 2K21 Mamba Forever Edition. The official release date for NBA 2K21 for the current-generation consoles will be September 4. Pre-orders began on July 2. The next-generation console versions will be launch titles for the new systems, but the release date is still listed as the Holiday season of 2020. Follow the...
    Zion Williamson was announced as the cover athlete for NBA 2K21 on the PlayStation 5 and the Xbox Series X on Wednesday, but some are questioning whether he is a worthy candidate. Williamson was injured for most of the 2019-20 coronavirus pandemic-shortened season. The New Orleans Pelicans rookie only played in 19 games before the season was put on pause. While he could be seen as a Rookie of the Year candidate, most would think Memphis Grizzlies guard Ja Morant is...
    WE’RE all missing sports after games were postponed or cancelled due to coronavirus, so if you’re desperate for some gaming action why not test yourself on this tricky quiz.  Brits are being challenged to name the sports stars from the emojis, but it’s not as easy as it looks.  There are 12 athletes to name, from various fields including golf, tennis and football - so only a true sports fan will be able to get them all right.  Some of...
    Getty There are a number of obtainable stay stream choices for Kobe Bryant’s funeral. Los Angeles Lakers icon, Kobe Bryant can be NBA 2K21’s cowl athlete for his or her cowl version. Kobe Bryant On NBA 2K21? Shaquille O’Neal Hints It Will OccurNBA Corridor of Famer, Shaquille O’Neal checks in with Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson on the Scoop B Radio Podcast & discusses prospects of Kobe Bryant showing on the duvet of...