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EHS track and field 1st and 4th at Wichita Southeast


Junior Matthew East won the 300-meter hurdles, with a time of 42.08. In varsity events, Kataryess Griffin competed in the 100-meter dash, finishing sixth with a time of 11.66 seconds. "He finished first in the javelin, 167' 7", first in the discus, 159' 2" and sixth in the shot put, 41' 5.5". Third in the girls 1,600-meter relay also went to Washington's relay team of Anna Schneider, Ayers, Colleen Kuchem and Mikayla Reed at 4:24.59. Read More »

Yankees slugger Aaron Judge signs with Adidas

After falling one game short of reaching the World Series last season, many view the Bronx Bombers as a World Series or bust club in 2018. Mar 18, 2018; Tampa, FL, USA;New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99) and left fielder Giancarlo Stanton (27) fist pump at George M. Read More »

Look for these X-factors to put their stamps on Final Four


I think that's what gives him the advantage against Graham head-to-head". He never played the game on an organized basis until he arrived in the U.S. Body of work: Jalen Brunson is the Wildcats' unquestioned senior leader and top scorer, and lottery-bound forward Mikal Bridges has proven to be almost unstoppable when he takes over, but DiVincenzo's value as Villanova's redshirt sophomore super-sub was never more evident than during the Elite Eight win over Texas Tech . Read More »

Six-time MLB All-Star Rusty Staub dies at 73


He also had a near fatal heart attack in 2015. Six years ago, Staub was inducted into the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in St. Marys, Ont. After baseball, Staub earned a reputation as a humanitarian. Also a year ago, he announced that the Rusty Staub Foundation had donated more than $1 million to its participating charities in 2017. Read More »

Matt Renshaw Flying To South Africa For Final Test


While Bancroft was given a 75 percent fine of his match fee and three demerit points, Smith has been suspended from the Johannesburg Test along with a 100 percent fine. While Bancroft only averaged 25.57 with the bat during the Ashes, he has fared a little better in the ongoing Test series against the Proteas as he is Australia's highest run-scorer with 223 runs, which includes two half-centuries, at an average of 37.16. Read More »

Giants HC Pat Shurmur expects Odell Beckham at OTA's


Yes, the quarterback drafted by the previous regime in the third round past year, who didn't suit up in a game until the final week of the season, who has never played an National Football League snap, gets to make his case to the Giants that he is their quarterback of the future when the Giants hold their minicamp in late April. Read More »

The real fear behind this Greg Bird scare


This, of course, is the same ankle that Bird had operated on past year, the one that sidelined him for all but 48 games. However, the 25-year-old batted.154 with one home run in 52 spring training at-bats. Batting sluggers in the leadoff role is a trend that has emerged in recent years, with the Houston Astros' George Springer, Colorado Rockies' Charlie Blackmon and Minnesota Twins' Brian Dozier among the names that had great success in doing so last year. Read More »

Manchester City hold talks with Eden Hazard's camp over move from Chelsea

As for Chelsea's stuttering form, Hazard commented: 'We are in a delicate period and it is good that we won (in the FA Cup quarter-final) against Leicester. "If I go to the World Cup with a clear idea, sign or wait another year, my mind will be clear at the World Cup". Former Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal has slammed Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois for the costly mistake he made during his sides recent 3-0 Champions League defeat to Barcelona at the Nou Camp. Read More »

Dillian Whyte happy to meet Deontay Wilder for WBC title talks


That Browne was still fighting in the sixth round when he received a left hook to the temple and thudded to the canvas, where he remained motionless for a worrying amount of time, should be debated after this bloodbath at the O2 Arena. Whyte wants Wilder next - preferably in June - but will have to wait until next weekend before getting more clarity as to his plans. I am not world champion but I packed out the O2. Read More »

Thomas progresses easily as McIlroy crashes out at WGC Match Play

He looks as if he's still riding the confidence from that Genesis Open victory last month. And when things are working, his opponents are left scratching their heads at just how he gets his golf ball to do those insane things. Thomas went into the water from an awkward lie on the par-5 12th, pitched to 6 feet and had a chance to escape with a halve and remain 2 down. "Hopefully I won't get too intimidated by it". Read More »

UFC make $500 million bid for Anthony Joshua


Parker feels he will at last be able to fight at full capacity having struggled with a longstanding elbow injury before an operation in December. 'The surgery has been a huge success. He expects to weigh in on Friday at 17st 12lb, a stone less than for Fury. Joshua, who defeated Carlos Takam last October, stated he is a different animal compared to his last fight. Read More »

'It's impossible at the moment,' says Djokovic after Miami loss


Just it's impossible at the moment. Against the 47th-ranked Paire, Djokovic dropped serve four times, returned poorly and had difficulty anticipating his crafty opponent's drop shots. It's how he had won 30 of his past 31 matches at the Miami Open presented by Itau, where he has won six titles. "I'm not at the level that I used to be", Djokovic added. Read More »

Dodgers' Justin Turner Breaks Wrist After Being Hit by Pitch


He was quickly visited by a trainer and replaced by Donovan Solano. "I was hoping obviously the X-rays would be negative, but there's a small non-displaced fracture", Turner said, as quoted by USA Today . General manager Farhan Zaidi hinted that the team would likely fill Turner's third base position internally rather than externally. As for how the team might adapt, expect Logan Forsythe to slide into the third base slot, as well as Chase Utley and Kike Hernandez splitting second ... Read More »

NCAAs amp up the March Madness


Considering how many people are employed by UB, it's safe to assume several (soon to be former) employees picked Arizona last Thursday. The Wolf Pack faces No. The Big 12 led the nation with 70 percent of teams in the NCAA Championship . UMBC won the rebounding battle, 31-21.It was bound to win. But if the first four days of the tournament showed us anything , sheer madness is capable of popping up at any moment. Read More »

Xi Jinping tells parliament China must not be complacent


Taiwan governs itself democratically, but China considers the island nation an integral part of its territory, and relations remain strained. Modi said Xi's re-election showed that he enjoys the support of the whole Chinese nation, state-run Xinhua news agency said in a report. Read More »

Jacksonville Jaguars releasing WR Allen Hurns


The Jacksonville Jaguars have already lost Allen Robinson to the Bears this offseason. "I should be hearing more soon". They are in the market for another wide receiver as they are expected to meet with former Browns and Redskins pass catcher Terrelle Pryor . Read More »

US student found dead in Bermuda after intense search


A 19-year-old college rugby player from St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia has been found dead in Bermuda after he went missing during a trip with his team, The Associated Press reported . The BRFU says members from all the local rugby clubs and the local community launched an effort to search along the railway trail and other areas across the island for Dombroski. Read More »

Vols upset by Loyola Chicago, 63-62


Evans finished with a team-high 22 points for Texas Tech (26-9), which will play Friday night in Boston against the victor of Sunday's game between 10th-seeded Butler and second-seeded Purdue. And the Ramblers have won back-to-back games against ranked opponents for the first time since September of 1984. He scored 22 points, one shy of a season high and most he'd scored since getting 23 against Monmouth on December 9. Read More »

Mourinho slams United's "lack of personality and desire"


With Michael Carrick retiring and Marouane Fellaini likely to be leaving Old Trafford with his contract set to expire a central midfielder is a must for United and Fred or Matuidi could help unleash Paul Pogba in a three man midfielder. "You have the kid [McTominay] that didn't play well at all". Salah is the first Liverpool player to score four goals in a league match since Luis Suarez in 2013 and it took him only four minutes to get started, firing in after his ball control and pace left ... Read More »

Jones insists beaten England can bounce back by World Cup


The Ireland backline has been functioning well with Sexton the ring master. Jones also redirected any and all criticism towards World Rugby referees chief Alain Rolland following the outcry about Saturday's touch judge Marius van der Westhuizen coming into England camp to work on their glaring failures at the breakdown. Read More »

Bangladesh a tricky opposition: Karthik


No one among the 22 players have more experience compared to Suresh Raina in the shortest format as Soumya Sarkar is no match for him. Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan was seen gesticulating at his batsmen, appearing to be conveying that they leave the field in protest against umpiring errors. Read More »

Little Caesars FREE Lunch Combo on April 2!


That's because it required a No. 16 seed beating a No. 1 seed, and that had literally never happened in the history of the NCAA Tournament. Last night, something insane happened during March Madness . Founded in 1959 as a single, family-owned restaurant, Little Caesars has become the third largest pizza chain in the world*** with stores in 23 countries and territories worldwide, including in each of the 50 US states. Read More »