Thursday Jul 10
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.
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Thursday Jul 10
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.
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.
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.
Over the past few weeks, there have been parties and gatherings throughout the country and television ratings have soared to new heights.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
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".
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)
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.
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.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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)
Mon Jun 23, 2014
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)
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.
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.
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.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
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.
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.
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.