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She’s gone viral and opened the Met Gala.  What’s next for UCLA’s Nia Dennis?  |  Olympics

She’s gone viral and opened the Met Gala. What’s next for UCLA’s Nia Dennis? | Olympics

Months after she finished her UCLA gymnastics career, Nia Dennis flipped, leaped and danced her way across the iconic Met Gala steps. A marching band played behind her. Camera flashed. This viral gymnast still knows how to steal a show. Dennis’ internet-breaking Met Gala entrance in 2021 marked the former UCLA star’s transition into her …

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From high school to college and beyond, the game of golf is in great (young) hands in Wisconsin | Gary D’Amato

Mason Schmidtke held a tenuous one-stroke lead as he stood on the 17th tee in the final round of the Ray Fischer Amateur Championship on Sunday. The 17th hole at Janesville Riverside Golf Course is a short par-4, just 338 yards, but with a sharp dogleg to the right, the corner protected by tall pines. …

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Women’s college basketball recruiting – Best scorer, best leaper and more superlatives

Women’s college basketball recruiting – Best scorer, best leaper and more superlatives

As women’s college basketball enters the July club evaluation period, we want to highlight some of the recruits who stand out in certain categories. Who is the best pure scorer? The best passer? The best ballhandler? Each of these players are outstanding in their own right regarding different aspects of the game. But are they …

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Engel-Natzke joins Caps, 1st woman to become NHL video coach |  Hockey

Engel-Natzke joins Caps, 1st woman to become NHL video coach | Hockey

Emily Engel-Natzke has been hired as video coach of the Washington Capitals, making her first woman to hold a full-time position on a National Hockey League coaching staff. The Capitals announced the hire Thursday, the latest in a series of promotions for women around the NHL in recent months after decades of slow progress in …

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Women’s college basketball recruiting – Best scorer, best leaper and more superlatives

Women’s college basketball recruiting – Best scorer, best leaper and more superlatives

As women’s college basketball enters the July club evaluation period, we want to highlight some of the recruits who stand out in certain categories. Who is the best pure scorer? The best passer? The best ballhandler? Each of these players are outstanding in their own right regarding different aspects of the game. But are they …

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Fisk University to Launch First Intercollegiate Women’s Gymnastics Team

Fisk University to Launch First Intercollegiate Women’s Gymnastics Team

Fisk University will become the first HBCU school to launch and host an intercollegiate women’s gymnastics program. The inaugural season will commence in January 2023. Fisk trustee Frank Simmons spearheaded the project to bring women’s gymnastics to the prestigious university. “We are really excited about this historical event. Fisk has always lead the way regarding …

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Where should a women’s iron set start?  |  Golf Equipment: Clubs, Balls, Bags

Where should a women’s iron set start? | Golf Equipment: Clubs, Balls, Bags

Tom Olsavsky is the vice president of research and development at Cobra and has spent more than three decades figuring out ways to make average golfers better through equipment. Yet, he concedes his late mother, who stopped playing golf at 92, might have been smarter about golf clubs than he is. Or at least smarter …

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