| Jun 30, 2012
| 6:28 PM
Rowers from Connecticut who made the U.S. Olympic team
Men's Single Sculls: Ken Jurkowski (New Fairfield)
Women's Double Sculls: Sarah Trowbridge (Guilford)
Women's Pair: Sara Hendershot (Simsbury)
Women's Eight: Taylor Ritzel (Yale)
| Jul 3, 2012
| 6:19 PM
As a lightweight rower in college, Nick LaCava's metabolism was pretty high. He could eat whatever he wanted.
Which was good, because the bag of candy he left in his car one day, which melted into a gooey chocolate mess, helped give LaCava and two...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 8:04 AM
From Syd Lea's home in Taneytown, the Pennsylvania line is less than two miles away.
When the accomplished cyclist ventures outside from his home gymnasium, he often crosses the Mason-Dixon Line as part of his training regimen.
That's not the only...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 12:52 PM
NORFOLK — Wood Selig's corner office in the Old Dominion Athletic Administration Building looks out over the baseball facility and soccer stadium — daily reminders of what he does and what lies ahead.
One year into his gig as athletic...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 12:30 PM
Tired of getting beaten up on the basketball court or twisting the night — and your back — away lunging to get that low volley? Is playing 18 holes frustrating, but not invigorating enough to get the endorphins cranked? Does a walk around...
| May 17, 2011
| 3:00 PM
The Western Washington University women's rowing team received official confirmation Tuesday that it will compete for a seventh consecutive national title, earning a berth in the 10th annual NCAA Division II National Championships on May 27-29 at Lake...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 8:07 PM
When Newport Aquatic Center varsity eight head coach Jeff Collett took over for his best friend, former head coach Rick D'Antoni, he had to keep up with tradition.
In just his second season, Collett has done just that, returning the rowing team to the...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 11:38 PM
Back from a memorable weekend in Boston, Newport Aquatic Center varsity eight head coach Jeff Collett and his team gained valuable experience on a national stage.
Racing in on the Charles River with a time of 16 minutes, 15 seconds, NAC finished 29th out...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 7:41 PM
On Saturday night Orange Coast College will induct five luminaries into its Athletic Hall of Fame.
The ceremony begins at 4:30 p.m. in the Peterson Gym Foyer. The inductees will be introduced later that evening during the halftime ceremonies of the OCC-...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 4:10 PM
A Chicago woman attempting to row the 1,500 mile perimeter of Lake Michigan in a fundraising effort to support breast cancer survivors was sexually assaulted in her rowboat early Sunday, police said.
Jenn Gibbons, 27, was attacked on her 700-pound...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 2:35 PM
CHICAGO -- Rowing coach and charity founder Jenn Gibbons says she plans to continue her 1,500-mile rowing journey around the perimeter of Lake Michigan after surviving a sexual assault in her rowboat Sunday.
"Quitting is an option," said Gibbons, who...