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England cricket stars rally around as 11-year-old girl hit in mouth by Phil Salt six at Hundred game

England stars Alex Hartley and Kate Cross rally round after huge cricket fan Emily, 11 – who dreams of emulating them – is hit in the mouth by huge Phil Salt six in freakish accident at Old Trafford Hundred match Emily Vandersteen, 11, was at Old Trafford for Tuesday’s Hundred match between Manchester Originals and …

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Jackson Garrett’s new head volleyball coach | Local Sports

MCHENRY — Brittany Jackson has spent years preparing for this chance. “I’m very excited for this opportunity,” said Jackson, who was recently named head women’s volleyball coach at Garrett College. “I really wanted to get back into college athletics. My previous coaching experience made me feel like I was ready to take on this position.” …

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Kiké Hernández reveals he had a baseball-sized hematoma in core muscle | Sports

When Kiké Hernández was placed on the injured list in early June, the understanding at the time was that he’d been playing through a right hip flexor strain and would need some time to get right. As it turns out, he was dealing with a whole lot more than that. Hernández, who was activated Tuesday …

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Nebraska basketball set to hire Mississippi State’s Ernie Zeigler as new assistant | Sports

JIMMY WATKINS Omaha World-Herald Nebraska basketball has hired former head coach and longtime Ben Howland aide Ernie Zeigler as its new assistant coach, a source confirmed to the Omaha World-Herald. A former Central Michigan head coach with 22 years of Division-I experience, Zeigler spent the last seven years as Howland’s assistant at Mississippi State, which …

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McAuley volleyball returns seven players from last season | Local Sports

With seven returnees to lead the way, the McAuley Catholic volleyball team looks to bounce back from last season’s 7-18-1 overall mark. The Warriors are under new leadership with coach Sarah Nangle now at the helm. “This team is very excited to get the season started,” Nangle said. “They have been very upbeat and intense …

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Nebraska basketball set to hire Mississippi State’s Ernie Zeigler as new assistant | Men’s basketball

JIMMY WATKINS Omaha World-Herald Nebraska basketball has hired former head coach and longtime Ben Howland aide Ernie Zeigler as its new assistant coach, a source confirmed to the Omaha World-Herald. A former Central Michigan head coach with 22 years of Division-I experience, Zeigler spent the last seven years as Howland’s assistant at Mississippi State, which …

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Gonzaga baseball alumni making strides at the professional level | Sports

Gonzaga baseball has been trending upward for some time, claiming their second straight West Coast Conference (WCC) regular season crown and a second consecutive berth in the NCAA Tournament regionals. The success of individual players begets the success of a team, and with four Zags taken in this year’s MLB Draft, including the highest draft …

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