| Dec 28, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Change filled the sporting landscape in 2013. Some was gradual and incremental, some sudden and profound.
Familiar faces were gone, familiar schedules and relationships transformed perhaps for good. How well people and organizations adapt and adjust set...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 3:31 PM
When it comes to the top 10 Newport-Mesa sports stories of 2013, as selected by the Daily Pilot sports staff, a singular mantra emerges: Work hard. Compete. Win. Celebrate. Repeat.
Five of the top six stories in 2013 shared similar status in 2012,...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Dr. Kenneth Edelin
Physician in 1970s
landmark abortion case
Dr. Kenneth Edelin, 74, a Boston physician who was at the center of a landmark abortion case in the 1970s, died Monday in Sarasota, Fla. He had cancer, said his wife, Barbara.
| Jan 3, 2014
| 4:31 PM
In trying to sum up the past five years, Rob Ambrose thought back to his introductory press conference as Towson University's football coach.
"I said, 'If we hadn't won some ball games by year three, I hope they had [a] good furniture budget, because...
| Jan 5, 2014
During one of his final staff meetings as Virginia Tech's athletic director, Jim Weaver revealed how much pain he was enduring, how Parkinson's disease and two failing hips had not only fast-tracked his retirement but also compromised basic, daily living....
| Jan 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Christopher Newport’s women’s basketball team is again off to a good start and nationally ranked to begin the new year, with familiar faces from last year’s NCAA Elite Eight team. But the Captains travel a different path than last...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Virginia junior midfielder Morgan Brian was named the Soccer America Player of the Year. Brian also was named the National Player of the Year by TopDrawerSoccer.com and is the first player in program history to receive...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 12:34 PM
HAMPTON — Malia Tate-DeFreitas, Hampton University's unassuming freshman scoring machine, was asked if she has permission to shoot at will from coach David Six, who was seated a few feet away and awaited her answer.
"I guess you could say so,"...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 9:25 PM
John Sansone had four RBI as Florida State blanked top-ranked Virginia 7-0 Saturday before 5,572 fans, beating the Cavaliers for the first time in the Seminoles' last seven tries and evening their Atlantic Coast Conference series at one win...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:00 PM
HARTFORD — One day after the city drew more than 200,000 for the UConn dual championship celebration, Hartford scored another college basketball triumph.
The American Athletic Conference announced Monday it will play its men's basketball...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:55 PM
During a media session prior to the February 2009 Super Bowl between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Arizona Cardinals, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin pointed at me and said, "You owe me for getting you a week's vacation in Tampa."
Tomlin was right. Sort of....