| 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...
| May 14, 2013
The Rumble on the Rails on NBC Sports Network and Universal Sports is a live wrestling event featuring national teams from the USA, Russia and Iran competing at Grand Central Terminal in New York City on Wednesday, May 15. Before you get all excited...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 12:43 PM
When we discuss the issue of outsourcing, there's the romanticized way of looking at it and the cold, hard realistic way. The first is the one that moved congressmen and senators of both parties to jump on a soapbox last week and harrumph about what an...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 10:47 AM
This is a series of updates on Olympic hurdler Damu Cherry of Winter Garden, Florida, as she continues her comeback from an achilles injury that kept her from representing the USA in the World Track and Field Championships recently in Korea.
| Feb 14, 2012
| 3:09 PM
The Sounders Women have signed goalkeeper Hope Solo and forward Sydney Leroux, the team announced today.
Solo, 30, is the starting goalkeeper for the United States Women’s National Team. Solo helped lead the women to the FIFA World Cup 2011 Final...
| 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 9, 2012
| 12:29 PM
The plan was ambitious, no doubt. And when we missed by 1 out of 530, the plan to set the record straight was just as ambitious.
For our London Olympics preview which published way back on July 27, we set out to picture every member of the United...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 7:28 PM
When Young Tae Seo recently took some time to sit down with Glendale News-Press sportswriter Gabriel Rizk for an interview, it was one of the few moments the Crescenta Valley High senior has spent away from a swimming pool over the course of the summer....
| May 21, 2012
| 10:47 AM
Kentucky has the Derby. Maryland, of course, is home to the Preakness Stakes. And Pennsylvania boasts the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair, an annual celebration of all things equestrian that dates back well over a century.
"It started as a one-day...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 2:24 PM
PASADENA — Having already put together quite a historic season, South Pasadena High sophomore Claire Kieffer-Wright took aim at a lofty goal Saturday morning.
The CIF State girls’ high jump champion attempted to qualify to the U.S. Olympic...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 2:35 PM
It's sure to be a swim down memory lane for Steve West.
The Huntington Beach resident is headed for Omaha this weekend for the 2012U.S. Olympic TeamTrials in men's swimming. West is no stranger to competing for a spot on an U.S. Olympic team; he'll be...