After 29 total seasons helming the Burke County Post 21 American Legion Baseball team, coach Ron Swink is hanging it up.
The Patton boys basketball team suffered its second straight loss, falling to nonconference opponent Maiden 70-49 late Wednesday at home in Morganton.
VALDESE — The Draughn swimming team hosted its first home meet of the 2022-23 winter season Wednesday at the Jimmy C. Draughn Aquatic Center with Western Highlands 1A/2A Conference member Owen and nonconference opponent Hibriten.
Even without injured starter Amore Connelly, the reigning Burke County boys player of the year, things went pretty well for the Freedom boys basketball team against county rival Draughn.
ATLANTA — Stetson Bennett will be in New York for the Heisman Trophy presentation Saturday. There should be no controversy about that. Georgia’s quarterback is an “outstanding college football player” just like the other finalists: USC’s Caleb Williams, Ohio State’s C.J. Stroud and TCU’s Max Duggan. And yet Bennett’s inclusion among the top four in voting for the Heisman has raised protests ...
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Four years ago, when the University of Louisville was trying to woo native son Jeff Brohm home to clean up the mess left by Bobby Petrino, my column about that attempt ran under a strong headline: “Brohm at U of L would be bad news for UK.” Now that Scott Satterfield’s exit, stage right, to Cincinnati has cleared the path for Brohm, the former U of L quarterback and offensive ...
No. 10 Arizona, No. 14 Indiana set for first-ever meeting
Sean McVay did not waste any time.
Brittney Griner's loved ones and extended basketball family were ecstatic when news broke Thursday about her release from a Russian prison and that she was on her way back to the United States.
After 10 months inside a Russian prison, WNBA star Brittney Griner released following one-for-one prisoner swap.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — All of a sudden nearly five years ago now, Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes made his NFL debut in Denver. Mahomes’ performance that night, including his scrambling 30-yard completion through a thicket and a thimble to Demarcus Robinson, was the start of a monumental change in the trajectory of the franchise and the psyche of Chiefs fans. A torch flickering for nearly two ...