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United States men’s basketball downs Cuba in World Cup qualifier

United States men’s basketball downs Cuba in World Cup qualifier

HAVANA — There were some cheers for “The Star-Spangled Banner” before USA Basketball’s game in Cuba on Independence Day. And then the Americans celebrated the holiday with a big win. Xavier Munford scored 24 points and the US defeated Cuba 87-64 on Monday night to close the first round of qualifying for next year’s Basketball …

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Colgan sophomore Matthew Staton repeats as Class 6 tennis champion

Colgan sophomore Matthew Staton repeats as Class 6 tennis champion

Placeholder while article actions load When Colgan’s Matthew Staton won the Virginia Class 6 singles title as a freshman last year, he knew it would be an even greater challenge to defend his spot on top. Facing increased competition as programs rebooted once pandemic restrictions were lifted, Staton had to raise his game for his …

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Candice Warner hits out at David Warner ‘injustice’ as Cricket Australia considers lifting lifelong cricket leadership ban

Candice Warner hits out at David Warner ‘injustice’ as Cricket Australia considers lifting lifelong cricket leadership ban

Former ironwoman Candice Warner has once again come to the defense of her cricket star husband David over his controversial lifelong leadership ban. Candice initially criticizing the ban, handed out by Cricket Australia due to David’s involvement in the 2018 Cape Town ball-tampering scandal, late in 2021, saying Australia was missing out on a ‘great …

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Iga Swiatek beats the odds to become the next ‘tennis superstar’ |  French Open 2022

Iga Swiatek beats the odds to become the next ‘tennis superstar’ | French Open 2022

A few hours after Iga Swiatek consolidated her dominance with a second French open title while blazing to a 35th consecutive win in the run that never ends the exhausted champion from Poland, speaking from the corner of a tiny room, kicked her leg up over the handle of her chair as she recounted the …

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Rose headlines Aussie squads for Indoor World Cup

Rose headlines Aussie squads for Indoor World Cup

Former Victoria and Tasmania spinner Clive Rose headlines Australia’s senior men’s squad for the upcoming Indoor Cricket World Cup. Australia today named four squads for the tournament, which will be held at home in October, where the hosts will be looking to defend their staggering unbeaten record at the event. Australian teams have won every …

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Hockey academy, coffee shop planned near Kensington Valley Ice House

Hockey academy, coffee shop planned near Kensington Valley Ice House

BRIGHTON TWP. — Hockey coach Michael Wainwright said he is establishing a new sports academy to elevate youth hockey and prepare student athletes for a college education. Wainwright and his business partner, Kip Miller, a former NHL player who also coaches youth hockey, are planning to construct a more-than-7,500-square-foot, two-story sports academy near the Kensington …

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Ranking Georgia football 2022 ‘home’ games, two of top four most worth attending in Athens

Ranking Georgia football 2022 ‘home’ games, two of top four most worth attending in Athens

ATHENS — Football fireworks are just around the corner with the Georgia football season-opener less than 10 weeks away. It seemed as good of an excuse as any to rank the Bulldogs’ home football games, in order of anticipation, for the coming season. (In Atlanta) It’s the best, but not only because it’s the first …

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New West York and Spring Grove basketball coaches started at the same place

New West York and Spring Grove basketball coaches started at the same place

When he applied for the girls’ basketball head coaching job at Northeastern two years ago, Jason Getz was already formulating his future coaching staff in his head. His first choice for an assistant would be Allison Osborne ― his colleague at West York who was already making a name for herself in her mid 20s. …

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