LEXINGTON, Ky. — Several local athletes were among the hundreds of high school wrestlers in the crowd Tuesday at the state high school wrestling tournament and with the final rounds taking place in Lexington this afternoon, many still have a lot to look forward to.
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In a majority of the Hoppers’ games this season, they have been on the back foot, needing to rally.
Hopkinsville found its new baseball coach in the college ranks, but it was still a familiar face to the city.
University Heights Academy named a new athletic director and head boys basketball coach Thursday afternoon.
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Brock Nelson scored twice in another big second period by New York, Semyon Varlamov stopped 23 shots and the Islanders beat the Boston Bruins 6-2 in Game 6 on Wednesday night to advance to the Stanley Cup semifinals for the second straight year.
Stepping into a head coaching role with brand new guys is never an easy task.
NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant scored 32 points in three quarters of a top-to-bottom blowout that sent the Brooklyn Nets halfway to the Eastern Conference finals with a 125-86 rout of the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Already facing a long day, Rickie Fowler found the road even tougher Monday in 36-hole qualifying as he tried to avoid missing the U.S. Open for the first time in 11 years.
PARIS (AP) — For two sets and more than two hours at the French Open on Monday, Novak Djokovic found himself being outplayed by a 19-year-old opponent from Italy making his Grand Slam debut.
The Second Region softball tournament kicked off today at Christian County, as the Lady Colonels and University Heights Academy represented the Eighth District in the action.
NEW YORK (AP) — James Harden had 34 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists for his first postseason triple-double with Brooklyn, leading the Nets into the Eastern Conference semifinals with a 123-109 victory over the Boston Celtics on Tuesday night in Game 5.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Odúbel Herrera and Andrew McCutchen each hit two of Philadelphia's seven home runs and Phillies pummeled the Cincinnati Reds 17-3 Tuesday night to end a three-game losing streak.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Cedric Mullins hustled over to right-center field and made a sliding, backhanded catch at the base of the wall.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Andrei Vasilevskiy has spent two games turning nearly every shot away for the Tampa Bay Lightning. A couple more, and the reigning Stanley Cup champions could be headed to the next round.
ATLANTA (AP) — Ryan Zimmerman and Juan Soto each hit a two-run homer and the Washington Nationals overcame Stephen Strasburg's early exit to beat the Atlanta Braves 11-6 on Tuesday night.
The leaders of the four Grand Slam tournaments reacted Tuesday to tennis star Naomi Osaka's stunning withdrawal from the French Open by promising to address players' concerns about mental health.
The Heritage Christian Academy Warrior baseball team faced some early adversity with injuries and getting reacquainted to playing baseball after a year off due to COVID-19 but once they got settled, they never looked back.
The Grant Shouse era in the green and gold has come to an end.
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference is loaded at the top, with No. 1 Arkansas followed closely by teams like Vanderbilt, Tennessee and Mississippi State.
CHICAGO (AP) — White Sox manager Tony La Russa wound up a winner in his first game against the team that ensured his Hall of Fame induction as Chicago beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-1 Monday night behind Lance Lynn's arm and Andrew Vaughn's bat.
Four local teams took the trip to Henderson on Monday to try to lock up a spot in the 2021 state tennis tournament.
Challenge House is hosting the inaugural Wally Bryan Memorial golf scramble at Western Hill Golf Course on June 11.
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Because of his multi-faceted role in Nebraska's defense, it would be extremely helpful to the operation if Domann raises his game even more.
The pledge marked NU's second verbal commitment of the day, fifth of June and seventh overall in its 2022 class.
He could play either linebacker or tight end, and the presumption is that he’ll at least begin his career on the defensive side of the ball.
Barrett Nelson, the son of former UW offensive lineman Todd Nelson and younger brother of Badgers sophomore offensive lineman Jack Nelson, committed to UW for the Class of 2022, 247Sports reported Saturday.
Ted Boozer, Jerry Cole, Arthur Hardy, Roland Houston, Brooke McCarley Suda and Jeramie Moore were inducted into the Calhoun County Sports Hall of Fame at Oxford Civic Center on Saturday night.
In a sense, Greg Austin captured why in the eyes of coaches, sports can be maddening and beautiful all at once.
“Whether we have two of them on the field, all three of them on the field, we’ll get creative and have some fun with it," defensive coordinator Joe Barry said.
Fifiita has an uphill battle to convince his Anaheim Service High School teammates to follow him to the UA, but he’s hopeful.
The Idaho Press is counting down the 25 most important players to the 2021 Boise State football team. Next up is No. 5: Nickel Kekaula Kaniho.
A group of Chicago-area players that made their way to Lincoln for NU’s recruiting barbecue ended up taking part in the Friday Night Lights camp, too.
Brooke McCarley Suda will be formally inducted into the Calhoun County Sports Hall of Fame at the group’s 16th induction banquet at the Oxford Civic Center on Saturday.
The guys give highlights after hitting the road for Big Red Blitz stops earlier this week, break down the latest recruiting happenings and talk hoops.
"It tells me I better start winning," Nebraska coach Scott Frost said with a smile as he spoke to a crowd of about 60 during the Big Red Blitz.
The Idaho Press is counting down the 25 most important players to the 2021 Boise State football team. Next up is No. 6: Safety JL Skinner.
LaFleur and his staff, stuck squarely in the middle of this staredown between the quarterback and management, had no choice but to begin planning for camp.