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Photo of Schalmont football player battles against lymphona
Friday, May 9, 2014

Have you ever met somebody that had to give up sports?

Photo of Steroid era turned baseball heroes into villains
Friday, May 9, 2014

As a baseball fan, I have followed the game since I was a young kid. I started watching the game in the heat of the so-called “steroid era.” Mark McGwire, the monsterous power hitter from the St. Louis Cardinals, was my favorite player.

Photo of Phelps’ Olympic success a lifetime in the making
Friday, May 10, 2013

Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte are neck and neck in the 200 -meter individual medley. The crowd holds its breath, wondering who will win: the famous Michael Phelps or Ryan Lochte.

Photo of Athletics can give students fighting chance in class
Friday, May 10, 2013

As you drive home, you go over every play that happened in your head. What a great game it was! Your whole team played so well, and now you just want to go home and relax. And thankfully, you can do that.

Photo of Kids should try out sports: They might enjoy them
Friday, May 10, 2013

Trying out for a sport or active activity is a great way to stay fit and healthy.

Photo of Doctor helps keep pro football players in shape
Friday, May 10, 2013

Did you know that doctors are a part of football teams?

Photo of The man behind the man in the big league uniform
Friday, May 10, 2013

Have you ever wondered about who got your favorite baseball players to the major leagues? Well I know I had, and I also know someone who does that same exact job.

Photo of UAlbany softball players are great role models
Friday, May 10, 2013

We all know college is hard, but can you imagine playing softball at the same time?

Photo of Murray finally made his way to the top at U.S. Open
Friday, May 10, 2013

On Sept. 10 at Flushing Meadows in New York City, Britain’s Andy Murray delivered the finishing blow to Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Montenegro, receiving his first Grand Slam title as U.S. Open Men’s Singles Champion.

Photo of Dancers especially deserving of a sporting chance
Friday, May 10, 2013

I wait for my turn behind the curtains with my heart beating fast, doing last minute stretches and trying to warm up. The announcer announces my name and solo title; I go out onto stage thinking, “This is what I have been practicing for months now. This had better be perfect.”

Coach was a hit on gridiron, in community
Thursday, May 10, 2012

Coach John Siedlecki is one of the most respected and top-rated coaches that have come through the Johnstown Sir Bills football program.

Title IX leveled the playing field in school
Thursday, May 10, 2012

Can you imagine a school with no girls' sports? Where the only thing that girls could do is cheer on the sidelines and not be part of the action?

Football player moves to the sidelines
Thursday, May 10, 2012

A one-time football player has decided to trade uniforms and give cheerleading a try.

Photo of U.S. women's soccer seeks redemption at Olympics
Thursday, May 10, 2012

After coming in second at the World Cup, the United States women's soccer team will be looking for gold in the 2012 Olympics.

Photo of Football players should have better helmets
Thursday, May 10, 2012

On Sept. 28, 2008, New York Jets safety Eric Smith tackled Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Anquan Boldin, leading with his helmet, knocking Boldin out of the game. He was not penalized for the hit during the game, but in the following days he was fined $50,000 and suspended for one game, despite his protests that there was no malicious intent behind the hits.


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