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Prep Soccer: Winneconne breezes to win – The Oshkosh Northwestern

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Soccer(Photo: Getty Images) Kaitlyn Frierdich finished with four goals and the Wolves bolted to an 8-1 halftime lead en route to grabbing an 11-1 win over Assumption in a nonconference win on Saturday. Emily Heyroth added a hat trick for Winneconne, while Leah Kubasta, Sophia Cutthill and Morgan Fenrich also scored in the win. Fenrich also picked up a pair of assists. Asssumption scored its goal about 2½ minutes into…

Here’s Sunday’s Sports on TV Lineup – The Courier-Journal

Sunday, April 23, 2017

SUNDAY ON TV AUTO RACING 2 p.m. FOX-41 — NASCAR, Monster Energy Cup, Food City 500, at Bristol, Tenn. 3:30 p.m. NBCSN — IndyCar, Grand Prix of Alabama, at Birmingham, Ala. COLLEGE SOFTBALL 1 p.m. ESPN2 — Baylor at Oklahoma 3 p.m. ESPN2 — Oregon at Arizona GOLF 1 p.m. GOLF — PGA Tour, Valero Texas Open, final round, at San Antonio 3 p.m. CBS-32 — PGA Tour, Valero Texas…

On-air paternity leave fight gets vicious between sports radio voices – New York Post

Sunday, April 23, 2017

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Glendora’s two-sport standouts are coming through – Los Angeles Times

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Glendora baseball Coach Dan Henley has football Coach Jerry Lewallen as an assistant coach, so it comes as no surprise that the Tartans have four football players making major contributions on the diamond this season. On Saturdays, there’s even an occasional football on the baseball field. And why not? There’s two quarterbacks on the team: Bryce Wooldridge was the varsity starter and freshman Jacob Gonzalez led the 10-0 freshman team. “We’re…

Erik Jones scores second straight Xfinity Series victory – USA TODAY

Sunday, April 23, 2017

CLOSE x Embed x Share USA TODAY Sports’ Brant James tells you what to watch for at the Food City 500 in Bristol, including who’s got the best chance to come away victorious. USA TODAY Sports Erik Jones celebrates winning the Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway.(Photo: Randy Sartin, USA TODAY Sports) BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) —  Erik Jones claimed back-to-back Xfinity Series victories, at both Bristol Motor…

Why NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson will never run the Indy 500 – FOXSports.com

Sunday, April 23, 2017

BRISTOL, Tenn. — Jimmie Johnson is well aware of the stir being created by the news that former Formula One champion Fernando Alonso will drive in this year’s Indianapolis 500. That doesn’t mean you can expect Johnson, the record-tying seven-time champion in what is now the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, to follow suit anytime soon. Or ever, for that matter. Johnson was asked on Friday at Bristol Motor Speedway…

Glendora’s two-sport standouts are coming through – Los Angeles Times

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Glendora baseball Coach Dan Henley has football Coach Jerry Lewallen as an assistant coach, so it comes as no surprise that the Tartans have four football players making major contributions on the diamond this season. On Saturdays, there’s even an occasional football on the baseball field. And why not? There’s two quarterbacks on the team: Bryce Wooldridge was the varsity starter and freshman Jacob Gonzalez led the 10-0 freshman team. “We’re…

Indiana baseball holds off Michigan – The Courier-Journal

Sunday, April 23, 2017

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Sky Sports presenter Jeff Stelling has quit his post as Hartlepool United president after his side lost to Barnet 2-0 – The Sun

Sunday, April 23, 2017

JEFF STELLING has resigned as Hartlepool United president after they lost 2-0 to Barnet this afternoon. The legendary Sky Sports presented delivered a scathing rant live on air calling for manager Dave Jones to go. Jeff Stelling is an avid supporter of Hartlepool United and was left furious after they lost Jeff Stelling has quit as President of #Hufc. Informed club tonight. Had called for Jones to go earlier after…

Audi Sport’s new GT4 race car was star of its NY International Auto Show – Ars Technica

Sunday, April 23, 2017

reader comments 5 NEW YORK—Audi Sport is to Audi what M is to BMW or AMG to Mercedes—the tuning arm, the skunk works where cars go to lose weight, gain power, and find extra speed for the track. The US is a big market for Audi Sport, and the brand had several models on display at this year’s New York International Auto Show. There was the TT-RS and the brand…

Chelsea 4-2 Tottenham Hotspur – BBC Sport

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Chelsea 4-2 Tottenham Eden Hazard came off the bench to make the decisive contribution as Chelsea won an FA Cup semi-final classic against Tottenham at Wembley. Hazard had been rested, along with Diego Costa, as Chelsea manager Antonio Conte shuffled his pack against a Spurs side high on confidence after closing to within four points of their London rivals in the…

Fed Cup: Ilie Nastase banned after swearing at tearful Johanna Konta – BBC Sport

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Media playback is not supported on this device Johanna Konta tears & Nastase sent off – dramatic scenes at Fed Cup Romania captain Ilie Nastase was banned from the Fed Cup tie against Britain after an incident that left Johanna Konta in tears and her match suspended. In Konta’s match against Sorana Cirstea, Nastase was sent off after swearing at the umpire and abusing Konta and her captain Anne Keothavong….

Sky Sport commentator Andrew Mulligan jokes about bizarre interview: ‘I was really drunk’ – New Zealand Herald

Sunday, April 23, 2017

A TV host joked that he was drunk – but a technical issue was behind a bizarre, live interview during the halftime break of a Super Rugby match. Confusion reigned after the Crusaders-Stormers halftime interview involving Sky Sport’s Andrew Mulligan. Mulligan appeared to be slurring some words as he spoke to Stormers pivot Robert du Preez, asking him how the Stormers might stop…

Seven-Time’s off weekend regimen includes much-needed ‘rehydration’ – Nascar

Saturday, April 22, 2017

BUY TICKETS: See the races at Bristol BRISTOL, Tenn. — After his victory two weeks ago at Texas Motor Speedway, Jimmie Johnson was late for his post-race press conference – and with good reason. Because of a malfunction with his fluid delivery system, Johnson was dehydrated by the end of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race. Consequently, a trip to the infield care center for IV fluids delayed his…

Michele Scarponi killed in training – Cyclingnews.com

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Michele Scarponi has been killed while training at home on Saturday morning. Related Articles Tributes flood in for Michele Scarponi after Italian dies in training crash Astana decide to start in Liege-Bastogne-Liege despite Scarponi’s death Riders, directors at Liege pay tribute to Michele Scarponi Michele Scarponi: A career of smiles and sacrifice Astana compiles touching video tribute to Michele Scarponi According to reports in the local media and Gazzetta dello…

For overuse injuries in children, some sports are worse than others – Washington Post

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Numerous health benefits but also the chance of injury await young people who participate in sports. When young athletes focus on a single sport, as many increasingly do, does the sport they choose affect their chances of sustaining an injury? The study included 313 youths 7 to 18 years old (average age, 14) who specialized in a single sport, defined as training and participating in it for more than eight…

Your ultimate guide to the weekend’s live sport: What to watch … – Telegraph.co.uk

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Stuck on which of the terrific sport on television this weekend you cannot miss? Never fear because we’ve rounded up the five best things to get your sporting mojo working so bad you’ll be desperate for a rest on Sunday night.  Saturday 1. Munster vs Saracens, Champions Cup semi-final What is it? It’s on Saturday, April 22, at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin. The second semi-final, between Clermont Auvergne and Leinster at Stade…

Here’s Saturday’s Sports on TV Lineup – The Courier-Journal

Saturday, April 22, 2017

SATURDAY ON TV AUTO RACING 9:30 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Xfinity Series, Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300, qualifying, at Bristol, Tenn. 1 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Xfinity Series, Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300, at Bristol, Tenn. COLLEGE BASEBALL Noon ESPN2 — South Carolina at Florida COLLEGE FOOTBALL 12:30 p.m. NBCSN — Notre Dame spring game, at South Bend, Ind. 2 p.m. SEC — Georgia spring game, at Athens, Ga. 3 p.m. BTN…

Jack Grinold, longtime sports information director at Northeastern, dead at 81 – The Boston Globe

Saturday, April 22, 2017

handout Jack Grinold. A stately figure in regional collegiate athletics, Jack Grinold spent some 50 years directing sports information at Northeastern University, where he was as well known for his generosity as he was for his tenure and expertise. In 2008, he and his wife, Cathy, established a $1.25 million endowment for the men’s rowing program, and Mr. Grinold also financially supported or directly funded other programs, including a sports…

Audi Sport’s new GT4 race car was star of its NY International Auto Show – Ars Technica

Saturday, April 22, 2017

reader comments 2 NEW YORK—Audi Sport is to Audi what M is to BMW or AMG to Mercedes—the tuning arm, the skunk works where cars go to lose weight, gain power, and find extra speed for the track. The US is a big market for Audi Sport, and the brand had several models on display at this year’s New York International Auto Show. There was the TT-RS and the brand…