| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:12 AM
For the second time in six days, Patrick Prosser drove in the game-winning run as the Patriots beat Menchville 3-1 Tuesday afternoon.
Last fall, Patrick Prosser was a Daily Press All-Star linebacker who made 130 tackles, 13 of which were sacks. This...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 12:33 PM
It’s been four months since Bethel’s Ricky Walker committed to Virginia Tech. The wait finally ended Wednesday afternoon as Walker signed his letter-of-intent with the Hokies in the school library.
“It was great,” Walker said....
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Ayaanah Gibson, a pregnant 19-year-old freshman from Sacramento, was alone in her dormitory room at Benedict College in Columbia, S.C., over the Labor Day weekend. At some point, Gibson gave birth, lost consciousness and bled to death, according to the...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 11:24 PM
The path to college football wasn't exactly an easy route for Jevric Blocker.
He's had to overcome obstacles all along the way, but the star weapon from this past season's Florida Class 8A state champion Apopka Blue Darters has finally found his home at...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:20 PM
LeRoy Walker, the first African American to lead the U.S. Olympic Committee and the first black man to coach an American Olympic team, died Monday in Durham, N.C. He was 93.
Walker's death was confirmed by Scarborough & Hargett Funeral home, but no cause...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 3:09 PM
The day Dr. LeRoy Walker, then 74, became the first black president of the U.S. Olympic Committee in October of 1992, I noted how Walker's willingness to speak his mind discomfited some USOC officials.
After what he had experienced as a child of the Jim...