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Let the Games Begin: A Guide to Venues, Sports

The World Games are returning to the United States for the first time since 1981 – the first year the event was held – and Birmingham is hosting it. Unique sports such as wheelchair rugby and sport climbing are featured, along with traditional sports such as softball and gymnastics. These sports will be staged at […]

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Global sports protective equipment markets of over $7 billion by 2027:

Dublin, June 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Sports Protective Equipment Market by Type (Helmets, Shin Guards, Knee Pads), Sport Type (Soccer, Skating, Cycling), Protection Area, Distribution Channel (Exclusive Stores, Multi-Size Stores, E-Commerce Portals ) and Region – Global Forecast to 2027″ report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Sports protective equipment market is […]

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On this anniversary — how 37 words changed everything

On June 23, 1972, President Nixon signed into law Title IX, prohibiting sex discrimination in educational institutions that receive federal funding. Title IX was widely seen as the stepping stone for women’s high school and college sports to get to where they are today — but the fight for equality is far from over. Every […]

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Cyril J. “Zeke” Backes Obituary

Cyril J. Backes, 93, of Green Bay, passed away peacefully at his home Friday, June 10, 2022. He was born on July 24, 1928 in New London, WI; one of 11 children of the late William and Mary Backes. After graduating from New London High School, he enlisted in the army and served overseas in […]

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POWERBILT GOLF ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF THEIR NEW HEAD BY POWERBILT COLLABORATION

New York, NY, – PowerBilt Holdings, a classic American golf brand with more than 100 years of heritage, today announced that its line of collaboration products with Head Sports is now available online and nationwide at the best golf specialty stores. Leveraging PowerBilt’s golf expertise and HEAD’s commitment to performance, the new HEAD by Powerbilt […]

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‘It was a bit surreal’: Danielle Drury enjoys triumphant return to racquetball – Saskatoon

Danielle Drury began playing racquetball at the long-closed River Racquet Club in Saskatoon, introduced to the sport by her parents as a child. To say she spent her life with a racquet in her hand is an understatement. His love and dedication to the sport has earned him many accomplishments and accolades. She won her […]

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Pickleball for All in Sonoma County looks like fun

Judy LaBrucherie was walking down the street near Sunrise Park in Rohnert Park when before she knew it, her Thursday and Saturday mornings were gone. Whoosh, just like that, a good slice of LaBrucherie’s life belonged to pickleball. And you won’t hear any complaints about it. “We were just passing by and the clinic was […]

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Powerbilt golf announces the launch of its new collaboration HEAD BY POWERBILT

Complete 14-piece sets have everything the beginner or aspiring golfer needs. The set includes a titanium driver, a stainless steel fairway and hybrid, 5 stainless steel game improvement irons, a sand wedge and a classic face-balanced putter. Sets will sell for $749.99 Premium titanium drivers fitted with Lamkin grips, HZRDUS RDX Smoke and Evenflow Riptide […]

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Bruce Filosa – a Hall of Famer in the making

Bruce Filosa. Director of Recreation, Intramuros at Brooklyn College, was one a guy happy when he learned that Gil Hodges would have his uniform number – 14 – retired by the Dodgers on Saturday, June 4, when the Mets play at Dodger Stadium. Hodges, who will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame […]

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Marcus R. Heidorf

May 26, 2022 9:25 p.m. Job : May 26, 2022 9:25 p.m. Marcus R. Heidorf, 46, of Belmont, Wisconsin, died Monday, May 23, 2022 after a long battle with sarcoma. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, June 11, 2022 at Harrigan Parkside Gathering Place, Manitowoc, Wisconsin. Visitors should bring their favorite souvenir to […]

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Thomas S. Murphy, media executive who arranged ABC takeover, dies at 96

Placeholder while loading article actions Thomas S. Murphy, a far-sighted executive who turned Capital Cities Communications into a media juggernaut, shocking the business world when he engineered the $3.5 billion acquisition of ABC in 1985 and then oversaw the merger director of his company with Disney a decade later, died May 25 at his home […]

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How to play handball | FOX 5 San Diego

An introduction to handball A popular European team sport with a history dating back hundreds, if not thousands of years, handball is an increasingly popular activity around the world. Requiring strength, endurance and dexterity, handball is a fairly simple but demanding game. For the uninitiated, there are many similarities to basketball and soccer, so those […]

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How to play handball – WJBF

An introduction to handball A popular European team sport with a history dating back hundreds, if not thousands of years, handball is an increasingly popular activity around the world. Requiring strength, endurance and dexterity, handball is a fairly simple but demanding game. For the uninitiated, there are many similarities to basketball and soccer, so those […]

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How to play handball | WJTV

An introduction to handball A popular European team sport with a history dating back hundreds, if not thousands of years, handball is an increasingly popular activity around the world. Requiring strength, endurance and dexterity, handball is a fairly simple but demanding game. For the uninitiated, there are many similarities to basketball and soccer, so those […]

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How to play handball | KLAS

An introduction to handball A popular European team sport with a history dating back hundreds, if not thousands of years, handball is an increasingly popular activity around the world. Requiring strength, endurance and dexterity, handball is a fairly simple but demanding game. For the uninitiated, there are many similarities to basketball and soccer, so those […]

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DougCo offers fun summer activities for adults and seniors | Natasha Lovato

Natasha Lovato/NewsBreak Denver (Douglas County, Colorado) Kids shouldn’t be the only ones having fun this summer, which is why Douglas County has recreational activities for adults and seniors alike. From badminton to Australian rules football, Castle Rock, Highlands Ranch, Parker and Lone Tree have something to offer DougCo residents of all ages. stone castle stone […]

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UWL celebrates 100 years of REC sports – The Racquet Press

Jack O, sports journalistMay 3, 2022 On Saturday, April 30, the Recreational Eagle Center (REC) held a celebration for 100 years of recreational sports here at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. The celebration included many activities that highlighted the variety of things to do at REC. This included indoor climbing, e-sports, garden games and traditional […]

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University honors ‘architect of student life’

William R. ”Bill” Butler, who served as the University of Miami’s senior vice president for student affairs for more than three decades, was celebrated as a ‘champion for students’ at a service memorial in the Shalala Student Center Grand Ballroom on Friday. With memories and stories that evoked laughter, tears and gratitude, hymns he loved […]

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Obituary: Judith J. Slattery | PostIndependent.com

Judith J. SlatteryPhoto provided – April 26, 2022 Judith J. Slattery, 81, died peacefully in her sleep on April 26, 2022.Judy was born to Abraham and Florence Munnik in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.Judy graduated from the University of Wisconsin – LaCrosse in 1961 with a degree in physical education.She married the love of her life, Bill, […]

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Queen of Pickleball loves and lives the game

by Ann-Marie Torres Pressing towards the net, Diana O’Brien shoves a quick return and sends her opponents scrambling. She strangles a neon green ball with a snap of her wrist and wins the point. “That’s more like it,” she breathes, smiling at her partner. “Let’s do this.” This athletic maven refuses to lose ground on […]

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Sweet Caroline Open racquetball tournament brings together pros and amateurs for charity

This year, Sweet Caroline Open now will continue its tradition of fundraising for local charities for its 6th annual racquetball tournament taking place May 12-15. The tournament features 25 of the best women’s racquetball players in the world, and there is an amateur tournament open to men or women. It will take place at three […]

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Saginaw High stars headline Saginaw County Hall of Fame Class of 2022

Two of the greatest football players in Saginaw High history, along with a football legend from Arthur Hill, highlight the class of 2022 inductees into the Saginaw County Sports Hall of Fame, announced the Hall’s Board of Trustees on Monday. Charles Rogers and LaMarr Woodley, who teamed up to lead Saginaw High to the football […]

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‘Russian Doll’ Season 2, Episode 3 Recap: Brain Drain

Russian doll Brain drain Season 2 Episode 3 Editor’s note 5 stars ***** Photo: Andras D. Hadjú/Netflix As Nadia spends more time in the past, Russian doll is committed to the aesthetic of the 1980s. When Nadia accidentally boarded her first time travel train, she found herself surrounded by all of these signifiers: the Travis […]

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Coming up with opinion piece ideas is a lot harder than you think

Jamie Holt // The Flat Hat Adam Jutt ’25 provides for a double major in economics and mathematics. In addition to being an opinion writer, he is a member of the Tennis Club and involved in InterVarsity. Feel free to email Adam at [email protected] The opinions expressed in the article are those of the author. […]

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From UCLA hoops, Topeka’s Greene becomes 11-time state racquetball champion

On June 23, 1972, President Nixon signed into law Title IX, prohibiting sex discrimination in educational institutions that receive federal funding. Title IX was widely seen as the stepping stone for women’s high school and college sports to get to where they are today — but the fight for equality is far from over. Every […]

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ABJ Sports Columnist Marla Ridenour Honored in Ohio Hall of Fame

Longtime sports journalist for the Akron Beacon Journal and columnist Marla Ridenour may add another distinction to his honours. Ridenour was inducted into the Ohio Associated Press Media Editors Hall of Fame at an awards ceremony Sunday in Columbus. She was inducted into the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame in 2013. Marla Ridenour:Deshaun Watson’s trade […]

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Hailey Krey: lawyer, founder, former tennis player

“Student-athlete” is a revered term at BYU. But for Hailey Daniels Krey, that’s just one of many aspects of who she is. Other roles that could be added to the list include wife, daughter, friend, former BYU tennis player, juvenile arthritis fighter and mental health advocate. Krey’s tennis journey began at the age of 15. […]

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Faith in Christ, keeping sacred covenants emphasized in Saturday Women’s Session of General Conference

President Jean B. Bingham, general president of the Relief Society, greets family members during the 192nd Annual General Conference in Salt Lake City April 2, 2022. (Church News Room) Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints encouraged members to remember the importance of Jesus Christ and sacred covenants during Saturday’s General Conference […]

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The Sports Bra, Portland’s first women’s sports bar, opens

On Friday, April 1 at 11 a.m., the Sports Bra opens, so there’s now at least one sports bar on the planet devoted to streaming women’s games. On screens that first morning: college softball, pro golf, an old college basketball game on the Pac 12 network, and a streaming replay of Wednesday […]

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Cañada College Women’s Tennis Team Wins Coastal Conference Crown | Local

When Cañada’s Lauren Denenberg secured a 6-0, 7-5 win over West Valley’s Natasha Sackx for fifth in the singles, it wrapped up the Colts’ first Coastal Conference championship in seven years. Team Cañada was reinstated in 2016 after a 15-year hiatus and led by head coach Rick Velasquez, the Colts won the conference title and […]

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University of Saskatchewan Racquetball Player Headed to Pan Am Championships

University of Saskatchewan student Cassie Prentice will travel to Santa Cruz de le Sierra, Bolivia to represent Canada at the 2022 Pan American Racquetball Championships. “I’m really, really excited to travel again and see everyone from all different countries,” Prentice said. “I competed at the junior level, but I haven’t been able to compete at […]

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St. Peter’s University is known for more than its basketball team

St. Peter’s is a Jesuit university in the heart of Jersey City. While many Hudson County residents know about this school and its academic offerings, basketball fans across the country are rushing to find out more. The 30-acre campus is located at 2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard and has approximately 3,000 students. The diverse student […]

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Arklow Open drops a treat after a long absence

Arklow Racquetball Club hosted the 36th Arklow Open on February 26-27. It was a highly anticipated tournament as Covid had stopped all competitions for the past two years. Players from across the country dusted off their racquets and came out in force for the first competition of 2022. The open singles titles went to Cork […]

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Provo Women’s Day Speakers Share Empowering Experiences and Solutions to Inequality in Utah

BYU student Katie Ann Powell and other women of all ages listen to presentations on self-worth, female empowerment and gender inequality during the Provo Women’s Day Speaker Series at the Provo Rec Center in Provo. (Andrea Zapata) The seventh Annual Provo Women’s Day offered a series of talks where influential women from the Provo community […]

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Global Women’s Studies professors share their thoughts on Women’s History Month

women’s history monthwhich lasts until the end of March, is an occasion for reflection, study and celebration of the contributions of women in various fields. This calendar shows events celebrating Women’s History Month on the BYU campus this month. The Global Women’s Studies department offers activities for students to discover their own heroes in women’s […]

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Vos: Hank’s Mall | Opinion

Henry “Hank” Bousema was born on January 9, 1939 in Sanborn. His parents were Arend and Hattie (Holtrop) Bousema. He lived in the Sanborn/Sheldon area and graduated from Sheldon High School in 1957. He wanted to be a certified public accountant, so he attended ABT, a trade school in Sioux City. While in college, he […]

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Bryant hosts Mount in Saturday’s NEC semi-finals

SMITHFIELD, RI — The top-seeded Bryant University men’s basketball team hosts fourth-seeded Mount St. Mary’s in Saturday night’s Northeastern Conference semifinals at Chace Athletic Center. Tipping is set at 6:02 p.m. Saturday’s game will air on NECFrontRow and ESPN3. The winner of Saturday’s game will qualify for the NEC Championship on Tuesday. The detailsOpponent: No. […]

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Despite public support, hurdles remain for bill allowing terminally ill patients to end their lives

Delaware Public Media’s Roman Battaglia reports on the debate over Delaware’s physician-assisted suicide bill. Put yourself in someone else’s shoes for a minute. Imagine that you have just seen your doctor and you hear terrible news. you have cancer. The prognosis? Less than six months to live. Later, you discover for some reason that treatment […]

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Baseball lockdown and confusion continues – FOX 2

TKO: Where did the real baseball go? Sports / 14 hours ago Video Exclusive interview with Olympic gymnast Laurie Hernandez Local News / 14 hours ago Video MLB lockout: Commissioner cancels first two regular season series Local News / 6 hours ago Video TKO: Baseball lockout and confusion continues Sports / 2 days ago Video […]

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The Abilene YMCA is set to complete $5.6M renovations

The end is nearly in sight for a two-year, $5.6 million renovation and expansion project at the YMCA of Abilene in Redbud Park. “Part of that was much-needed maintenance – upgrading air conditioning units and sewers and that kind of practical stuff,” CEO David Hendricks said of the major renovations to the facility built in […]

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Intramural sports return to Grinnell – The Scarlet and Black

By Lena [email protected] For Grinnellians looking to get moving this spring, the new expanded intramural sports offerings are a welcome surprise. “Grinnellians go to recess,” read an email sent to all students announcing “revamped” offerings that will include badminton, racquetball, indoor soccer, indoor volleyball and basketball. Tommy Hexter `21, Recreation Assistant at the College, has […]

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Head Tennis Coach Patrick Hynes — Lee Clarion

Coach Patrick Hynes, a native of Australia and head coach of both the men’s and women’s tennis teams, has an overall record of 137-107 at Lee. Hynes says tennis wasn’t his first “love,” but it’s his longest. He started playing at the age of six and hasn’t looked back since. “All my best friendships were […]

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The One Trick to Losing Weight Like Kim Kardashian, Dietitians Say

Kim Kardashian is undeniably one of the most recognized faces on the planet. Contractor. Mom. Social media expert. Icon. the keeping up with the Kardashians star is known for many things, but it’s her figure and curves that people seem to like to talk about. For more than a decade, the reality TV star has […]

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BYU’s women’s gym provides a private and comfortable space for female students

The Women’s Fitness Center has four treadmills and four ellipticals. This gymnasium has been a place where female students can train in more privacy and comfort since 2005. (Hannah McKinlay) The BYU Women’s Fitness Center has been a place where female students can work out in more privacy and comfort since 2005. While explaining the […]

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Noles Falls in Miami

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Seminoles.com) – A hot shooting start for Miami was too much for Florida State women’s basketball to overcome as they fell to the Hurricanes, 76-59, Sunday afternoon at the Watsco Center. “We were well prepared for this game, but Miami did a good job,” FSU head coach Sue Semrau said. “It was too […]

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WSU basketball kicks off another game it should have won

Hello from sunny southwest Germany! It’s 50 degrees outside and no clouds fill the bright blue sky. In these regions, this means that every citizen uses hiking trails, bike paths and sidewalks for the first time in the year. For yours truly, that means hiding inside with a Belgian Trappist quadrupel and watching a Dortmund […]

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Wildschutt sets second fastest time in NCAA history in Boston

“What a weekend!” said head coach Bob Braman. “We left the weekend with three times No. 1 in the nation. I’m so proud of everyone who competed, and it was truly a special weekend on the track. At the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark., Ruby Stauber earned second place behind a personal best 2:04.51. She […]

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Noles enters in the middle of the Miami road swing

FSU earned back-to-back Top 40 NET wins in Sunday’s game against the Hurricanes, who rank 72nd in the latest NET. The Seminoles beat Notre Dame at home last Sunday, 70-65, as the Irish were ranked 12th in the NET. FSU’s recent road win came at Duke, which was ranked 39th in the NET. Currently, the […]

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US women’s hockey survives thwarted Czech bid to reach Olympic semifinals

Savannah Harmon celebrates her third goal in period against the Czech Republic team with Kendall Coyne Schofield, Cayla Barnes, Hannah Brandt and Hilary Knight in the women’s ice hockey quarterfinal match at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics on February 11, 2022 in Beijing, China. Three third-period goals helped the United States women’s hockey team avoid […]

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Best Handball | FOX 2

Which handball is the best? Handball is the second most popular sport in Europe. However, handball is still considered a minor sport in the United States and receives very little television coverage. But it is gaining popularity and many people have started getting into it. Several handball clubs are popping up all over the country, […]

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USA women’s curling team wins ROC and Denmark are perfect after day one

(L-R) Nina Roth and Tara Peterson compete against Team ROC in the first session of the women’s round robin at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics on February 10, 2022 in Beijing. Game 2 would be a much tighter affair, although Team Peterson once again entered the board, this time with a steal in the first […]

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New activities at McBride Arena – The Rocky Mountain Goat

Submitted To help ward off cabin fever, the Regional District is offering new ways for McBride-area residents to stay active inside the Robson Valley Recreation Center as work on ice-making equipment continues. continue. With the ice surface closed for the season as the chiller and other amenities are updated, the arena is set up to […]

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Tennis Equipment Market, Expect Giant Growth from 2021 to 2030

Reading time:3 minutes, 15 seconds In the report, we find out that a recent global report on tennis equipment and services specifically revealed that racquet revenues will grow from $800 million in 2017 to $3.6 billion in 2030. The world of stadium-sized clay will also see significant growth until around 2021, when demand peaks and […]

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Mary Elizabeth Lobring – Herald Publications

Marie Elisabeth Lobring Mary Elizabeth Lobring (née Dickhaus), 70, of Carlyle, Illinois, and former resident of New Baden, Illinois, died Saturday, January 22, 2022 at her home.Mary was born September 29, 1951 in Cincinnati, Ohio to the late Elmer J. and Irene Dickhaus. In addition to her parents, Mary was predeceased by two sisters, Patty […]

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Herbert Allen Wilson | The Gazette

HERBERT ALLEN WILSON Iowa town Herbert Allen Wilson, 93, of Iowa City, died Friday, Jan. 14, 2022, in Oaknoll after a brief illness. His body was donated to the UIHC Corps Program. Born January 31, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois, the eighth child of Martha and Charles Wilson, he served in the United States Navy, earned […]

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The Christmas Classic Tournament is coming to Severna Park Racquetball Club

By Conor Doherty The Severna Park Racquetball and Fitness Club (SPRFC) hosted the 29th annual Christmas Classic tournament from December 10-12. The Christmas Classic is one of the most popular and longest running events on the Ladies Professional Racquetball Tour (LPRT) schedule. World number 1 player Paola Longoria of Mexico won both singles and doubles […]

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COVID-19 spike postpones basketball and hockey games

SFU’s recreation facility, the Lorne Davies Center, is preparing to reopen for students starting Jan. 10. Image courtesy of SFU Athletics By: Isabella Urbani, Sports Writer After opt out of the 2020-21 season, basketball at SFU was finally in full swing for the first time in a year. While the Women’s team traveled south to […]

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Redbird Tennis Teams to Play Indoor Matches at Evergreen Racquet Club

History links NORMAL, Ill. – The Illinois State men’s and women’s tennis teams will have a new indoor home in 2022 as the programs have signed an agreement to train and host matches at the Evergreen Racquet Club in Bloomington. The Redbirds are returning to the facility they once called home, having called Bloomington Tennis […]

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The 2022 and 2023 Women’s Wrestling and Freestyle World Cups will be held in Coralville, Iowa at the Xtream Arena

Action image courtesy of Think Iowa City. USA Wrestling is pleased to announce that United World Wrestling has awarded the 2022 and 2023 Men’s and Women’s Freestyle World Cup events to Xtream Arena in Coralville, Iowa. The 2022 competition will take place from December 10-11 and the 2023 competition is scheduled for December 9-10. The […]

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Courtney Becker of Drake Basketball on the front line of COVID testing

On days when Drake’s women’s basketball player, Courtney Becker, has to get up early, she sets two alarms on her phone. The first, a silent bell, will ring peacefully in his room in Drake’s Goodwin-Kirk Hall dorms. About a minute later, a less subtle alarm goes off if Becker is up. “It’s loud,” Becker said […]

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Herbert Wilson Obituary (2022) – Iowa City, IA

HERBERT ALLEN WILSON Iowa City Herbert Allen Wilson, 93, of Iowa City, died Friday, January 14, 2022 in Oaknoll after a brief illness. His body was donated to the UIHC Corps Program. Born January 31, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois, the eighth child of Martha and Charles Wilson, he served in the United States Navy, earned […]

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New Macfarlane Park mural highlights Tampa boxing legends

TAMPA, Florida – Macfarlane Park in West Tampa looks a bit brighter thanks to mural artists Edgar Sanchez Cumbas and Jay Giroux. The mural, titled “Measured,” is located on the east and west facades of the racquetball courts and highlights the many sports played in the Tampa Historical Park at 1700 N. MacDill Ave., Tampa, […]

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Ultimate Guide to a Gym Near You in Collin County (15+ options!)

Let’s be honest – doing the same fitness videos in your living room over and over again isn’t much fun. It’s also not walking the same trick around your neighborhood over and over again. Joining a gym would give you access to more equipment and classes, as well as a sense of community (and the […]

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Creation of the Annie & Lucas Patrick-Mary E. Gambee Memorial Fund

History links DURHAM – Duke University Athletics recently received an important gift from former student-athletes Annie Mulholland Patrick and Lucas patrick in partnership with the donor Pradeep Baliga. The donation will be used to endow the Annie & Lucas Patrick-Mary E. Gambee Memorial Fund, a scholarship established in the name of Annie’s late mother, Mary, […]

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LCCC’s Wulff signs with Oklahoma Christian

Jan. 5 – CHEYENNE – Nate Ulness should rack his brains to think of a time in the past 16 months that he met Jayla Wulff on the Laramie County Community College campus, and she didn’t have a soccer ball with her . “She’s a football junkie,” said the second-year LCCC women’s football coach. “She […]

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“This team is competing” – BYU’s No. 18 women’s hoops hit the CMC game

Jeff Judkins received an incredible gift. With the NCAA granting athletes an extra year of eligibility due to the pandemic, BYU’s four hard-hitting seniors, Paisley Harding, Tegan Graham, Maria Albiero and Sara Hamson, were all able to return for the Cougars this season. In a sport where roster turnover can make or break a program, […]

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Three young handball players encourage other women to take up the sport in Kerry

The important role that handball could play in the development, from a sport and recreational model, of young women across Kerry is illustrated by the involvement of three young players from East Kerry attached to Spa / Killarney Handball Club. Newcomers Niamh Faulds (24), Aoife Walsh (23) and Elena O’Donoghue, 18, are already marking their […]

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Check out the 2022 USA Women’s Olympic Ice Hockey Team

Kendall Coyne Schofield poses for a portrait during the Team USA Beijing 2022 Olympic Filming on September 12, 2021 in Irvine, California. Hannah Brandt In short tournaments such as the Olympics, a coach relies on the versatility of the entire roster to create favorable matchups in any given situation. Brandt’s ability to play center or […]

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Stoweflake sold to New York hotel company

Vermont Business Magazine MCR Development of New York City – the nation’s 4th largest owner-operator hotelier – announced Thursday it has acquired all 117 rooms Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa in Stowe, Vermont. Financial terms were not disclosed. The resort has been founded, owned and operated by the Baraw family since 1948. MCR is a […]

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Campbellsville moves to No. 1, Life No. 2 in new NAIA female coaches poll

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In the latest poll of the NAIA’s Top 20 Women’s Wrestling Coaches, a new team is climbing the rankings at Campbellsville University (Ky.). Life (Ga.) and Southern Oregon remain second and third respectively while Texas Wesleyan gains only one place. Former number one Grand View (Iowa) rounds out the Top Five. […]

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Beeghly headquarters replacement comes at a price of $ 1.5 million – Business Journal Daily

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Beeghly Center at Youngstown State University is said to have smaller capacity but more comfort as part of a plan to replace seating. Ron Strollo, sports director at Youngstown State University, wants to reduce the number of seats on the sides of the basketball court and replace the aging wooden bleachers […]

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Rettger, a resident of Glen Ellyn, wins national pickleball title

Rachel Rettger is no stranger to success, having qualified in high school tennis and badminton and winning a four-year college letter. But the Glen Ellyn resident accomplished something on December 12 that could well be at the top of her long list of athletic accomplishments. Playing alongside Michigan’s Casey Cullen, the 24-year-old and her partner […]

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Around the districts: from Fethard to Horeswood

FETHARD-ON-MER Local remarks Please note that any article for inclusion in District News should be delivered to your local correspondent at [email protected] by 7:00 p.m. no later than the Thursday preceding publication. I would like to thank everyone who sent in items for inclusion in the Fethard Notes during the year. Sadly, again, many of […]

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Lori Ayres to Host Everything Women’s Wrestling Video Podcast on FloWrestling, with Jacque Davis as First Guest

Lori Ayres is launching a new video podcast on FloWrestling called “Everything Women’s Wrestling”. Ayres is the co-founder of Division I Women’s Wrestling, an organization that works to educate, develop and support women who want to wrestle at the Division I level. The show covers a variety of topics within women’s wrestling with the goal […]

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King Leads NWCA Women’s Wrestling December Poll, Releases New Individual Rankings

MANHEIM, Pennsylvania – The National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) has announced its December ranking of NCAA women’s wrestling coaches. The top five remained the same and King’s University remained at the top. King widened the gap between the top two teams, the Tornado and McKendree, as the Tornado had 102 points in the latest poll […]

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The NHL closes its doors from Wednesday to Saturday; 5 matches postponed

The NHL begins a league-wide shutdown on Wednesday amid an increase in positive COVID-19 test results among players, and with 10 of the league’s 32 teams already suspended and their facilities closed. The league announced Monday night that it would open its annual vacation two days earlier than scheduled and run until Saturday. The decision, […]

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Three-time Olympian Gigi Marvin retires from U.S. women’s hockey team

Gigi Marvin #19 of USA celebrates her goal during the women’s ice hockey gold medal match at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics on February 22, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea. “So it’s not easy, that’s for sure. But it is time. As rewarding as her career has been, Marvin pointed out that it has its […]

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3 Kirkwood High Students Achieve Perfect ACT Scores | Webster Kirkwood Times

From left to right: Helena Verbrugge, Sara Simkins and Ezra Mendelson. Kirkwood High School celebrates three seniors who achieved perfect ACT scores. Helena Verbrugge, Sara Simkins and Ezra Mendelson all achieved the highest possible ACT composite score of 36. While the actual number of top-scoring students varies nationwide each year, on average, less than one. […]

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Grand View is No. 1, Southern Oregon at No. 2 in new NAIA Women’s Coaches Poll

Photo courtesy of NAIA. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The close race between Grand View, Iowa, and Southern Oregon to top the NAIA Women’s Wrestling Coaches Top 20 continues as just one point separates them for the second straight ranking. Overall, the Top Five remains the same with single-digit changes for Life (Ga.), Campbellsville (Ky.) and […]