| Jul 2, 2014
| 8:09 PM
Virginia Tech junior wrestler Darren Hankins died Wednesday night in a Blacksburg drowning accident, according to a release from Tech's athletic department.
Hankins, 21, was pronounced dead at the scene, which was a water-filled quarry off Luster's Gate...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 12:39 PM
When Ben Summerlin thinks about his favorite memories of his time with Darren Hankins, Summerlin naturally remembers some of Hankins' greatest days as a high school wrestler.
Never could Summerlin have imagined such a promising future would be...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:46 PM
Perhaps lost in the dominance that has defined the tour de force that has been Ronda Rousey’s mixed-martial-arts career and subsequent UFC championship reign is the marked improvement in her thus-far superior game.
But in the days leading into...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 10:16 PM
From the outside, it looks like any other office-park building. You wouldn’t know it’s any different except for the sign on the door. Behind it is the WWE Performance Center, a 26,000-square-foot state-of-the-art facility where the company...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Orlando Dr. Phillips senior offensive lineman Colby Meeks participated at a football camp at Colorado State this past week and he liked it so much that he decided to commit to play for the Rams on Wednesday.
Meeks, a 6-foot-3, 270-pounder who has played...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 9:03 PM
Winter Springs offensive tackle Bo Alexander, one of the top offensive line prospects in Central Florida for the 2015 recruiting class, has transferred to Orlando Dr. Phillips.
The Alexander family has relocated to the other side of Orlando to...
| Jul 29, 2014
When Dave Bautista took the stage at Marvel's Comic-Con International panel in San Diego last year, he was overcome by […]...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 11:24 AM
Everyone needs an inspiration.
For Nick Newell, his inspiration as a child came from exposure to Jean-Claude Van Damme, Stone Cold Steve Austin and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. No wonder he grew up to be an MMA fighter.
The 28-year-old will...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 1:58 PM
In a way, Justin Gaethje’s MMA education started before his kindergarten education did.
When Gaethje was a 4-year-old in Safford, Ariz., his father signed him up for wrestling lessons with the Arizona Heat club team and he was hooked right away....
| Aug 2, 2014
| 11:37 PM
It's a tense moment in the Xanadu game store in Arbutus. The grand finals of the weekly tournament for Super Smash Bros. “Project M” have just begun. The room is crammed with players, televisions and Wii game systems, but everyone's...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Business author Richie Frieman has studied fine arts at the University of Maryland, launched a music-focused Internet magazine, written children's books, invented a device that keeps shirt collars crisp and created a pop culture-inspired children's...