| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Center John Mann, a former Corona del Mar High standout, and defender Tim Hutten, a former UC Irvine All-American, are on the U.S. men's senior national team roster for the 2013 FINA World Championships that begin on Monday in Barcelona, Spain.
| Jul 24, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Here, across the pond, many of us wonder, "What's the point?" The lead-up to and subsequent coverage of the birth of the new royal heir have cluttered news sites for a great part of the past two weeks. Reporters camped outside the hospital became so...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 12:04 AM
Elizabeth Pelton says she felt like "the little kid in a candy store."
From a swimming standpoint, why wouldn't she? She had just finished second in the 200-meter backstroke final at the Phillips 66 National Championships on June 25 and swam a...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 11:12 AM
Katie Ledecky, on the verge of her junior year in high school, showed she also is on the verge of joining teammate Missy Franklin as a big star of world swimming as the binennial World Championships opened Sunday in Barcelona.
Ledecky, 16, of Bethesda,...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Matt Grevers’ honeymoon will seem forever like a golden anniversary.
Grevers and his wife of four months, Annie Chandler Grevers, are using their trip to Barcelona for the World Swimming Championships as precursor to a European honeymoon postponed...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 1:43 PM
A gold for Missy Franklin in the 200-meter backstroke?
And for Katie Ledecky in the 800-meter freestyle?
You could have taken that to the bank before each swam those events at the World Swimming Championships Saturday in Barcelona.
But they can&...
| Aug 4, 2013
Bethesda native Katie Ledecky came into Saturday's 800-meter freestyle final at the FINA World Championships with three gold medals and a 1,500 freestyle world record last week. On Saturday, she again was the swimmer to beat, and again, nobody was able to...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 10:56 PM
Technically, its borders do not reach the sand. But thanks to the achievements of Misty May-Treanor and April Ross, who both grew up there, Costa Mesa has become known as the epicenter of women's beach volleyball in the United States.
| Aug 11, 2013
| 1:42 PM
MOSCOW — The electronic timing system at Luzhniki Stadium proved its point — Bethel High and Hampton University grad Francena McCorory is at the top of her game.
The 49.86-second performance registered by McCorory in winning her semifinal...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:19 AM
After hanging with the leaders for all but the final 300 meters, Algonquin's Evan Jager wound up fifth in Thursday's steeplechase final at the World Track & Field Championships in Moscow.
It was the best finish for a U.S. man in the event since Mark...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Tom Brady showed up at practice Thursday wearing a brace on his left knee, and the New England quarterback reportedly expects to play in Friday’s exhibition game against Tampa Bay.
Brady wasn’t wearing a protective brace Wednesday when he...