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10 hrs ago | MGo Blue

Brandon's Blog: Meeting Penny Neer, U-M's 3-Sport Star

University of Michigan director of athletics Dave Brandon will regularly offer his view on a variety of topics related to U-M and intercollegiate sports.


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Track And Field, Olympic Softball

21 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

New Specialty Insurer SIG Targets Sports, Entertainment Risks

Three specialty and risk insurance veterans have launched Specialty Insurance Group to provide custom programs for the sports, leisure and entertainment markets.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Cardboard Connection

2014 Topps Allen & Ginter Non-Baseball Autographs Guide

One of the things that makes Allen & Ginter a different product for collectors is the wide variety of topics covered in each box.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Allyson Felix, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Track And Field, Olympic Soccer, Carli Lloyd, Olympic Football

Tue Jul 08, 2014

IOC issues warning over Israeli flag incident

"This is a clear signal that the IOC is not accepting any kind of discrimination," IOC President Thomas Bach said.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Softball

Bladen Journal

Surge over

Over the past few weeks, there have been parties and gatherings throughout the country and television ratings have soared to new heights.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Soccer, FIFA Soccer World Cup, United States World Cup, Winter Sports, Bobsledding, Opinion

Mon Jul 07, 2014

CBS Local

Dukes & James Top 5: Top All-American Athletes Of All Time

Since we just finished celebrating the Fourth of July and that wonderful holiday weekend where we honor America, family and backyard grilling here are MARC with a "C" James TOP FIVE ALL-AMERICAN ATHLETES OF ALL TIME: 1. Michael Phelps is "The Most Decorated Olympian of All Time".


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Sun Jul 06, 2014


Almanac for Sunday, July 6, 2014

Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include John Paul Jones, founder of the U.S. Navy, in 1747; Mexican painter Frida Kahlo in 1907; singer LaVerne Andrews, of the Andrews Sisters, in 1911; British actor Sebastian Cabot in 1918; former U.S. first lady Nancy Reagan in 1921 ; TV entertainer-producer Merv Griffin and rock 'n' ... (more)


Related Topix: Summer Olympic

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Erie Times News

On Campus college notebook, July 6

Longtime Edinboro head athletic trainer Gary Hanna was inducted into the Pennsylvania Athletic Training Hall of Fame on June 13 in Gettysburg at the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainer's Society annual meeting.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, High School Sports, Swimming, Pennsylvania High School Sports

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Commentary: The politics of World Cup soccer

By Jean H Charles Haiti, like the rest of the world, with even the United States, which is a baseball nation, is soccer country.


Related Topix: Charles, Summer Olympic, Olympic Soccer, Sports, Neymar, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Bangkok Post

Proud dad Kitajima targets fifth Olympics in Rio

Even with a new job and nappy-changing duties, Japan's former Olympic swim king Kosuke Kitajima has not ruled out competing at the 2016 Rio Games, having rejected retirement.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Japan World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup, Kosuke Kitajima, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming

The Leaf-Chronicle

U.S. took a moment to embrace soccer

The wonderful run by the U.S. men's national soccer team in the World Cup is over, which means it's time for some people who love soccer to try just a bit too hard to make it mean more than it does.


Related Topix: Olympic Soccer, Ice Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Transformative win escapes U.S. soccer team

As the scoreboard read nil-nil headed into extra time of the Americans' Round of 16 match versus Belgium, my imagination ran wild.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Soccer, Sports, Olympics

Fri Jun 27, 2014

The Miami Herald

Sports Scene: Arleeya Alexander, Michael Hammond, Kathryn Serra win OBIE Awards

In an effort to recognize deserving South Florida youth baseball and softball players for doing well in school and displaying sportsmanship on the diamond, the Miami Marlins have once again partnered with The Miami Herald to co-sponsor the Team Player spotlight on the Sunday Youth Sports pages in the Neighbors section of The Miami Herald in print ... (more)


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Softball, Sports, Lauryn Williams, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Bobsled, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Olympic Track And Field

Mon Jun 23, 2014

Samoa News

Photos: Olympic Day 2014 draws enthusiastic crowd

Rain could not stop the 2014 Olympic Day last Saturday, June 21, hosted by the American Samoa National Olympic Committee at the Veterans Memorial Stadium, nor could it dampen the spirits of the participants, who showed up for a starting time of 6:30 a.m. The Olympic Day 10K run competitors and 5K walkers welcomed the rain as they made their way ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Soccer, Olympic Softball, Boxing, More Sports, Women's Boxing, Swimming

Alex Izykowski headlines Bay County Sports Hall of Fame list that excelled outside the mainstream

But that doesn't mean the 2014 induction class of the Bay County Sports Hall of Fame isn't packed with high-caliber athletes.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Short Track, Alex Izykowski, Olympics, Winter Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Softball, Olympic Winter Games

Sat Jun 21, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Former Expo Tim Wallach amongst four inductees to Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame

Madison Leslie of St. Mary's, Ont., has her baseball signed by Toronto Blue Jays alumni Devon White during the Baseball Family Street Festival, part of the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame's induction weekend events in St. Mary's, Ont., on June.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Montreal Expos, Olympics

The Jersey Journal

Four New Jersey teams win gold in home state at Special Olympics

As the Special Olympic National Games wrap up this weekend, many athletes from Team New Jersey will head back to their hometowns wearing gold.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Soccer

Thu Jun 19, 2014

Denver Post

Amy Van Dyken-Rouen's upbeat attitude no surprise

Six-time Olympic champion Amy Van Dyken-Rouen arrives at Craig Hospital in Englewood, where her rehabilitation is underway.


Related Topix: Dara Torres, Summer Olympic, Sports, Swimming

The Freeport News

BOC blazing trial with GB 2014 Youth Olympic Games

The Grand Bahama Youth Olympic Games is a phenomenal undertaking. Iram Lewis, once one of the country's finest sprinters, has had to move around more quickly than ever before, in a short space of time, to get the event properly planned.


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Michael, Olympic Softball, Olympic Soccer, Boxing, More Sports, Women's Boxing

Wed Jun 18, 2014

Hudson County athletes compete in 2014 Special Olympics USA Games

Numerous Hudson County athletes have highlighted the 2014 USA Special Olympics Games, which kicked off Monday.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, High School Basketball, New Jersey High School Basketball News, New Jersey High School Sports, High School Sports, Sports, Olympics


Olympic Medal Count

1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35