It's been more than a decade since Penn State signed the consensus top recruit in Pennsylvania.Michal Menet is in line to end that streak this winter.
EDWARDSVILLE — Nanticoke's Jenna Lipowski doesn't get many inviting pitches to hit. Such is the life of one of the premier power hitters in District 2 softball.
EDWARDSVILLE — Fruitless in eight at-bats through almost eight innings, the bottom of the order had not done its share to help Holy Redeemer's cause on Thursday. The lower third of the lineup hadn't even reached base.
When Tom Kostopoulos began his pro hockey career in 1999, he listened to veteran teammates talk about how hard it was to walk away.Now, 16 years later, Kostopoulos can relate.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — The circumstances have changed for Dan Bylsma in taking over as coach of the young and rebuilding Buffalo Sabres.
ZURICH — As defiant as ever, Sepp Blatter resisted calls to resign as FIFA president Thursday and deflected blame for the massive bribery and corruption scandal engulfing soccer's world governing body.
PARIS — For Serena Williams, it was a bad right elbow that led to some shaky serving and a dropped set.
CHICAGO — In five seasons under Tom Thibodeau, the Chicago Bulls soared to heights they had not reached since Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen were collecting championships.
MIAMI — For the first time, the relationship between Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat seems murky at best.And his future with the team is now in doubt.
ARLINGTON, Texas — Josh Hamilton stepped into the batter's box in Texas to a loud ovation. That got even louder when he lined the first pitch he saw into the right-field corner for a double.
Heavy rain on Wednesday afternoon postponed the District 2 Class 3A softball championship game between Berwick and Nanticoke and changed the schedule for Thursday.
DALLAS — Each time, Adam Zipko got closer.
When Tom Kostopoulos cleaned out his locker on May 15, days after the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins playoff run concluded, he was faced with uncertainty.
DALLAS TWP. — Finally, the Crestwood Comets broke through a defense that appeared to be as easy to penetrate as a steel wall.
DALLAS TWP. — Overmatched is a harsh word in sports. But is one Wyoming Seminary girls lacrosse coach Catie Kersey was not afraid to use liberally Wednesday.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. — Wednesday's RailRiders game at Pawtucket was supposed to be about the second rehab appearance for Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Former Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma interviewed for the Buffalo Sabres' vacancy Wednesday.
ZURICH — The U.S. government launched an attack on what it called deep-seated and brazen corruption in soccer's global governing body Wednesday, pulling FIFA executives out of a luxury Swiss hotel to face racketeering charges and raiding...
ZURICH — Sepp Blatter is arguably the most powerful man in world sports and certainly its greatest survivor.
LONDON — FIFA's sponsorship paymasters are facing mounting calls to put pressure on soccer's global governing body to clean up its act — and fast — following Wednesday's arrest of seven officials.
NEW YORK — Alex Rodriguez hit a three-run homer to break Lou Gehrig's American League record for RBIs, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 Wednesday to finish a three-game sweep.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Adrian Peterson has spent the last five months sending vague and sometimes ambiguous messages about his desire or lack thereof to remain with the Minnesota Vikings.
INDIANAPOLIS — Cash counts in college sports — even in the classroom.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — The San Jose Sharks will hire former New Jersey and Florida coach Peter DeBoer to replace the departed Todd McLellan.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — The New York Jets will have a quarterback competition, after all. Well, sort of.