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  • Fresno State soccer star turns to second family in time of need Robyn McCarthy was cruising down the Byron Highway, a popular two-way road that connects her hometown of Brentwood, California, to Highway 205, on her way back to Fresno from visiting friends. After swerving out of the way to avoid hitting an animal and an …
  • Mayflower league sitting out fall sports season The Mayflower Athletic Conference, which includes Avon, Blue Hills Regional, Holbrook, Southeastern Regional and South Shore Tech, has moved all fall sports to Fall II and pushed back the start of the winter sports season to January. West Bridgewater is …
  • Sports Wrap – September 24, 2020 Stansbury girls soccer vs. Ben Lomond Nahui Pankratz scored three times to propel the Stansbury girls soccer team to a 6-1 win over Ben Lomond in a Region 10 game Wednesday night at Stallion Stadium. Alexis Hatch, Bailey Thomas and Gracee Alder also found …
  • From sports violence to scandals, what’s a fan to do? Fans face a quandary when sports scandals erupt. Do they keep watching or not? Jessica Luther and Kavitha A. Davidson know the feeling. They’ve written “Loving Sports When They Don’t Love You Back: Dilemmas of the Modern Fan,” a guide on how to remain a …
  • Sports Minister solicits support for GFA President Kurt Okraku – Sports Minister Isaac Asiamah with GFA boss Kurt Okraku Youth and Sports Minister, Isaac Asiamah, has called for support for Ghana Football Association (GFA) president, Kurt Okraku. “Kurt Okraku is like a brother to me, he is working, he is bringing back …
  • WVC announces spectator guidelines for fall sports season The Wisconsin Valley Conference has developed the following guidelines and parameters to aid each school in providing consistent guidelines and expectations for the Fall 2020 Athletic Seasons. These guidelines were shared with our local health departments …
  • FIFA 21: Anthony Joshua to appear as playable character, EA Sports announces Ever wondered what it would be like if the two-time heavyweight champion played football? FIFA 21 players will be able to find out Anthony Joshua has made the move from boxing to football, at least in the virtual world, after it was confirmed he will …
  • NBC Sports Group promotes Bevacqua to chairman STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) - Pete Bevacqua has been promoted to chairman of the NBC Sports Group. He succeeds Mark Lazarus, who was named chairman of NBCUniversal Television and Streaming in May. Lazarus had been NBC Sports’ chairman since 2011 when he took over …
  • Maryland High School Sports Can Return This Fall Each local school system in Maryland can now officially start the interscholastic athletic fall season in secondary schools beginning Wednesday, October 7, 2020. Governor Larry Hogan and State Superintendent of Schools Dr. Karen Salmon making that …
  • Maryland school systems can begin sports Oct. 7 ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Local school systems in Maryland can begin fall sports on Oct. 7, Gov. Larry Hogan and State Superintendent of Schools Karen Salmon announced Thursday. Formal fall sport season practices can begin Oct. 7 in preparation for a …