| Jan 4, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Little did Tyra Buss realize several years ago the significance of those 45-minute trips from Mount Carmel, Ill., to Olney East Richland High School.
Buss, now a senior point guard for Mount Carmel (Ill.) High School, studied Brittany Johnson's game...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 7:04 PM
A rocky and trying season has come to a conclusion for the Bellarmine-Jefferson High football program.
After being plagued by low numbers and injuries that severely depleted the Guards in all of their games, Bell-Jeff's final three opponents were...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 5:57 PM
The Bellarmine-Jefferson High football program is moving forward, albeit in very small steps.
After having to cancel its first three games of the season because of preparation concerns and low numbers, first-year coach Lance Fauria said the Guards...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 2:22 PM
A Bellarmine-Jefferson High football program that has suffered its share of struggles this season hit another speed bump this week.
Already suffering from low numbers, the Guards had several players sustain injuries during a Sept. 28 nonleague game...
| Dec 12, 2012
When Madeline "Maddie" Dardanes was a varsity cheerleader at Barrington High School, she suffered a torn ligament in her knee during a routine — and tumbled into a growing statistic that is getting more attention from doctors and safety advocates,...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Not all rules make sense. For instance, if you live in Denver, it’s against the law to lend your vacuum cleaner to a neighbor. According to DumbLaws.com, anyway.
In all my years of watching football — let’s just say I became a Cowboy...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 10:19 AM
COACH: Bubba Hooker (third season at Bethel, 15-7; ninth year overall, 19-63)
2012: 8-3, 8-1 (lost to Western Branch in Eastern Region quarterfinal)
Last time not in playoffs: 2010
Group: 6A South
| Aug 24, 2013
| 1:32 PM
COACH: Mike Smith (43rd year, 437-72-2)
2012: 9-3, 7-2 (lost to Phoebus in Eastern Region semifinal).
Last time not in playoffs: 2002
Group: 5A South
Aug 30 | Indian River, 7
Sept. 7 | at Woodside, 1 (W, 42-20)
Sept. 13 |...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Beau Doherty sat inside the recreation hall at Dever State School in Taunton, Mass., in the summer of 1977, watching his charges, the men with intellectual disabilities they called "clients," bowling.
They were good, Doherty thought, better than many...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 9:51 AM
The Xavier High School wrestling team put everything together in 2011-12, claiming SCC, Class LL and State Open titles. The Falcons are now the two-time defending Class LL champions but know a three-peat will be anything but easy.
"I've got a good...
| May 6, 2013
| 8:52 PM
For weeks, the Florida High School Athletic Association has been incredibly vocal about its opposition to legislation that was making its way through Tallahassee and would have changed how the FHSAA operates.
One of the state association's biggest...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Twitter was all aflutter Friday night over how Kecoughtan’s boys soccer team had been “robbed” at Gloucester. Until, that is, Warriors coach Frank Hughes stepped in: “KHS didn’t get robbed, rules are rules,” he tweeted....