Micaela Bradley was in the middle of the action at the Women's College World Series.
At a practice after the meet, coach Shunta Paul said, they've discussed making sure shoelaces are tied and snug. But Talaya's win has been a teaching moment in other ways. "It teaches you to never give up."
Brian Forbes found a way to channel his stress and soothe his mental scar tissue. An obsession. A mission: He wanted to be one of the few people in the world to bench-press 1,000 pounds.
Words by Brian Nielsen, sports editor. Images by Kevin Kilhoffer, staff photographer. More than 100 former players were among those in attendance for the final home game of Bob Spoo’s 25 years as Eastern Illinois’ head football coach on in November 2011. Spoo spoke in a postgame ceremony tha…
Salena LeDonne assumed the decision was inevitable, given the difficult circumstances and recent events.
The St. Augustine Prep community mourned one of its alumni this week.
The anticipation and excitement to get back to sports has to wait for fall athletes at The College of New Jersey.
There will be changes to the fall high school sports season because of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association.
Cedar Creek High School track and field standout Nina Casselberry will compete in the high jump for Georgia Tech.
Egg Harbor Township High School girls track and field standout Isabella Leak is going from one strong track program to another.
Egg Harbor Township High School’s Gabrielle Germann will bring her track and field versatility to the University of Connecticut in the fall.
ROBBINSVILLE — New Jersey high school sports on Friday received a glimmer of hope for their return from the COVID-19 pandemic.
HAMMONTON — The survival hopes of St. Joseph High School and Elementary School took another hit Friday night.
Three Stockton University athletes were named to the 2020 College Sports Information Directors of America Academic All-District II Track and Field/ Cross Country teams, CoSIDA announced Friday.
A proposal allowing for current high school juniors and sophomores to voluntarily stay enrolled in high school one year longer after 12th grade is making its way through the state Legislature and would give students the chance to participate in an additional year of extracurricular activities and sports.
Stockton is playing Rowan in the first round of the Rowan University in the semifinals of the NJAC men's basketball playoffs.
MATTOON — The Illinois state champions and host team, the Mattoon 12-and-under baseball team, saw its season come to an end Saturday during the Ohio Valley Regional at Graham Field at Lawson Park. Mattoon lost 6-1 to the Wisconsin state champs, Janesville, and was eliminated 7-3 by the North…
MATTOON — The Premier Fastpitch softball team, based out of Mattoon, won the 16-18-year-old division of the 30th annual Bagelfest Softball tournament Sunday at the Mattoon Roundhouse Complex. Not only did they win that division, but also captured first in the 14-and-under and the 12-and-unde…
MATTOON — The first day of the 2018 Cal Ripken 12-and-under Ohio Valley Regional saw the home team win the first four of the baseball games at Graham Field in Lawson Park.
MATTOON — Three Mattoon softball teams went 2-0 in the 16/18-year-old division of the 30th annual Bagelfest softball tournament at the Mattoon Roundhouse Complex. The three are Premier Fastpitch, Mattoon Pride 16U Orange, and Mattoon Pride 16U Black.