What a difference a year makes. At this time last year, leading up to the London Games, there was a lot of anxiety in my life. After my suspension just before Beijing, I was afraid I wouldn't get another shot at the Olympics.
Since the NCAA added women’s bowling in 2004, Nebraska and the University of Maryland-Eastern Shore have combined to win six of the nine national titles. Both powerhouses are back looking for more as the three-day championships open Thursday in Canton, Mich.
Recently, the basketball world has been debating whether Brittney Griner should have her shot in the NBA. First of all, I note the shift in dialogue from the collegiate level to the professional. The nets have been cut.
Connecticut won its eighth women’s NCAA basketball title on Tuesday night to tie Tennessee for the most by a school. But the two dominant women’s basketball programs aren’t even close to matching the dynasty in women’s soccer.
On Thursday night before the SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals in Las Vegas, I signed autographs at the FanFest at the New York New York hotel and casino. It was like no autograph signing I have ever been to and the fans filled the room with an energy that got me motivated for the weekend at the track.
Louisville star Shoni Schimmel talks to her teammates about what it has been like to advance to their second championship game since 2009.
Ahhhh! We made it. And I guess, for me, you can say the third time’s a charm! It's been three years of trying to make it to the national championship game, and the last two years we've come up short.
They’ve been overcoming long odds all tournament long, and the numbers don’t look so good once again for fifth-seeded Louisville heading into Tuesday night’s national championship game against Connecticut.
Jeff Walz has led his Louisville women’s basketball team to the national championship game on Tuesday against Connecticut, but he’s not the only member of his family to grab headlines in the Bluegrass State and beyond.
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. -- Stacy Lewis could be forgiven for being a bit distracted.She entered her first major as the world’s No. 1 player following a whirlwind three weeks that, at times, she said, caught her off-guard.
So far New Orleans has been a blast!My team has had a lot of fun seeing some of the city and eating local dishes like crawfish and jambalaya. After doing all the ESPN press conferences Friday we got to get all dressed up the NCAA Salute dinner.
Notre Dame’s Skylar Diggins is shooting for 132. The senior already has the most wins in Notre Dame history with 130, but she’ll look to add to that total on Sunday against Connecticut and, if successful, again on Tuesday in the women’s NCAA tournament championship game.
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. -- As the sun set Saturday on a crowded leader board at the Kraft Nabisco Championship, No. 1-ranked Stacy Lewis was tied for 23rd.The good news? Five American golfers were ahead of her, four among the top 10, including Angela Stanford, who shot a 6-under 66 for the best round of the week.
Seniors Destiny Williams and Mariah Chandler talk about their favorite memories playing for Baylor. Yes, the national title ranks right up there.
Friday was a very busy day for the Louisville women’s basketball team. It started with a pool workout at our hotel. Our strength coach, Teena Murray, makes us get in to get our bodies moving and relaxed for the long day ahead of us.