Spieth wins at Colonial


He had three consecutive birdies after making the turn, and three more in a row to finish his 5-under 65 on Sunday, including a chip-in birdie from behind the 17th green after a fortunate bounce off a marshal. At 17-under 263, Spieth finished three strokes ahead of Harris English (66). Jordan Spieth birdied his final […]

Two doubles tennis teams finish strong


Back in March, if someone had told Liberty’s Abby Brecker that she would be at Olney Manor Recreational Park in the championship match of the girls doubles state tennis tournament on a sun-stroked Saturday morning in late May, her response would have been simple: “I would have been like, ‘You’re definitely messing with me.’” Yet […]

Urías disappoints in MLB debut


Urias allowed five hits and three earned runs and had three strikeouts, throwing 81 pitches to 17 batters before he exited the game. The Mets’ Jacob deGrom was stellar in the seven innings he pitched, allowing just one run on three hits while tying a season high with seven strikeouts. Josh Donaldson, Blue Jays: Donaldson […]

Can Warriors really pull out of here to win?


The Golden State Warriors subsisted on Thursday night, holding off the Oklahoma City Thunder 120-111 in a Game 5 to prolong the Western Conference finals. Here’s the Warriors’ dilemma: They like to play loose and free, while the Thunder’s defense demands discipline and fundamentals. The Warriors are so dependent on finding the joy in the […]

Pulisic is just trying to be a normal kid


Aged 17 and having been fast-tracked through Borussia Dortmund’s youth ranks into their first team for who he had made nine Bundesliga appearances and scored two goals this season it’s hard to believe Christian Pulisic. Pulisic has garnered attention for his rapid rise to becoming the most promising teenage American prospect as the U.S. Handling […]

NCAA women’s golf title match


Freshman Sarah Rhee, a graduate of Ingraham High School, holed out from the greenside bunker on the first extra hole Tuesday, giving the Huskies a 3-1-1 victory over top-seeded UCLA and sending the Washington women’s golf team into the NCAA championship title match against Stanford. Rhee won the final three holes in regulation at Eugene […]

Tight end says Hogs can take him to next level


Arkansas’ pro-style offense, as well as the Razorbacks’ ability to send players at his position to the NFL, has junior college tight end Jeremy Patton exited about his planned official visit to Fayetteville on June 16-18. Henry, who was named last year’s Mackey Award winner for the nation’s top tight end after his junior season […]

RBI in Giants’ 1-0 win over Cubs


Madison Bumgarner pitched 7 2/3 dominant innings and doubled in a run in the fifth to lift the Giants to a 1-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday night. The Giants won for the 11th time in 12 games and took two of three from a Cubs team with the best record in baseball. […]

Junior player Emma Navarro getting older


Girls 14-and-under tennis players got a break last week when Emma Navarro turned 15 years old. Navarro doesn’t plan to play high school tennis. Navarro has teamed with 14-year-old Chloe Beck of Watkinsville, Ga., in doubles to produce some of the most impressive results in junior tennis since late in 2015. After winning the girls […]

Phoenix Suns Possibly Trading for Paul George from Indiana Pacers


Indiana Pacers team president Larry Bird has been making some questionable moves since the team’s season ended. If Bird does decide to put George on the trading block, there will be plenty of teams looking acquire the All Star. During the 2010 NBA Draft, the Indiana Pacers selected Paul George with the tenth pick. Paul […]