| Dec 8, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Robert V. Rood, a retired longshoreman and world champion powerlifter, died Tuesday of heart failure at his Pasadena home. He was 73.
Robert Vincent Rood was born in Berwick, Pa., and moved with his family to a home on East Hill Street in South Baltimore...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Parkland High School placed second overall at the Pennsylvania State High School Powerlifting Championships at the Glen Mills Schools on Saturday. Perennial state champion and national powerhouse Glen Mills won its 28th consecutive state high school...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:30 PM
More than 100 area football players competed in the ninth annual Blue Bomber Football Invitational Weightlifting Competition in a packed Palmerton gymnasium. For the second consecutive year, Whitehall captured the team championship on the strength of...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 4:25 PM
The Lehigh Valley Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete Dnner is coming up a month from today, March 3 at the Northampton Community Center and Penn State football coach Bill O'Brien is the main speaker. I...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Hoover, Ala. (OzarksSportsZone.com) -- Arkansas’ new head coach Bret Bielema relishes a challenge.
He let the assembled media at SEC Media Days in Hoover, Ala. know that clearly when the topic was broached about the media’s preseason SEC...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 1:16 PM
The next step, Tra Benefield said, is to be more like his father, to develop the leadership skills that Master Sergeant Arthur Benefield buffed to a fine sheen as he approaches a quarter century in the U.S. Army.
The basketball Tra Benefield appears...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 3:45 PM
No, but UCI must go
Cycling gets to stay in the Olympics on one condition: the International Cycling Union leaders who turned a blind eye to doping (best case) or enabled it (more likely) must go.
Ex-UCI President Hein...
| May 16, 2013
| 4:11 AM
The abrupt retirement of trouble-prone inside linebacker Rolando McClain shouldn't necessarily have a major impact on the state of the Ravens at the position.
Here's the logic:
1. Despite his imposing size and first-round pedigree, McClain was never ...
| May 1, 2013
| 6:04 AM
Ravens starting inside linebacker Jameel McClain is upbeat about his medical outlook and has no restrictions on his exercise regimen as he continues to make steady progress in his recovery from a spinal cord contusion suffered in December.
| Apr 8, 2013
| 12:07 PM
After three months away from football, the Bears reported to Halas Hall last week to begin their conditioning. If they are anything like Joe Anderson, they returned to Chicago in really good shape. A second-year receiver out of Texas Southern, Anderson...
| Mar 2, 2013
When Fox Baldwin's parents were waiting for his birth, they decided they wanted to give him a first name that would stand out.
"My wife and I were throwing out names, and she suggested Fox," Pete Baldwin Sr. said. "I didn't know it at the time, but it...