| Aug 30, 2012
| 1:33 PM
The Uganda Lacrosse Union has named Tyler Steinhardt (Boys' Latin) general manager for the Uganda men’s national team. In the role, Steinhardt will be responsible for selecting, operating and bringing a team to the 2014 World Games in Denver.
| Jul 19, 2012
Hereford High graduate Josh Asper has been eager to do something this summer that he wasn't able to do during the past two — work out.
Asper needed thumb surgery in 2010 and last year had a knee operation. Both procedures kept him from training for...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 12:39 PM
Calvert Hall lacrosse standout Stephen Kelly is in Turku, Finland this month as a member of the U.S. under-19 men’s national team, which is competing in the Federation of International Lacrosse U-19 men’s world championships. The U.S. has...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Several students of the U.S. Taekwondo Academy in Bel Air won a total of 24 medals at the 2012 USA Taekwondo National Championships.
This year's USA Taekwondo National Championships, commonly referred to as Nationals to those in the Taekwondo world,...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 10:26 AM
Re: "Irvine to Play Host for 2015 Special Olympics," (Aug. 15): I was happily surprised to hear that the 2015 Special Olympic World Games are going to be held in Los Angeles.
Thirty years ago, L.A. hosted the Summer Olympics, but no comparable event...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 5:12 AM
Six coaches, two athletic directors, a legendary Connecticut athlete and one media member will be honored as 2014 inductees to the Connecticut High School Coaches Association Hall of Fame at its 38th annual ceremony on Nov. 20 at the...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Nothing puts spring in the step of a senior citizen quite like a well-planned retirement, even if that senior is a horse.
Orion, a handsome black Morgan, pranced and whinnied on a late spring day while surveying his new home at Mitchell Farm Equine...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 4:29 PM
There is really no easy way to connect the dots linking the two sports Liz Seward has chosen to pursue in her life.
And the sports couldn't be more different.
When Seward, 25, graduated from Burroughs High in 2006, she was a decorated water polo...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Norfolk State added a pair of transfers from Division I programs.
Anell Alexis, a 6-foot-6, 185-pound wing, averaged 4.6 points and 3.0 rebounds in 72 games over three seasons for Marist. He will be eligible to...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 8:56 AM
There may be more than a two-foot difference in height between the Houston Rockets' Yao Ming and figure skater Michelle Kwan, but both have similar iconic stature in their country and sport.
And that is why they were together at a gala dinner Friday...
| Aug 17, 2012
Each year, law enforcement throughout the country raises money to send Special Olympic athletes to the World Games.
This year, Washington's Most Wanted is proud to once again team-up with officers from across our state for the annual "Northwest Ride of...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:05 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- The city of Los Angeles has beaten out South Africa to host the Special Olympics Summer World Games in 2015.
The games are expected to draw over 7,000 athletes and more than half-a-million visitors to the Southland.