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Klint Chandler set to lead Bayfield boys basketball in 2018-19

Klint Chandler will be manning the sideline when the Bayfield High School boys basketball team attempts to defend its Class 3A state title in 2018-19, BHS athletic director Derek Martin confirmed....

DATE: June 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Derek Dietrich, Marlins top Rockies

DENVER – Derek Dietrich homered for the third consecutive game and tied a career high with four hits, leading the Miami Marlins over the Colorado Rockies 8-5 on Sunday. Drew Rucinski got the win in...

DATE: June 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Coryn Rivera, Jonny Brown win road national titles

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Coryn Rivera had won national championships by the dozen, at every level of her sport, yet the top step of USA Cycling’s road racing ladder had always eluded her by the slimmest...

DATE: June 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Oregon State out for redemption against Arkansas

OMAHA, Neb. – Oregon State has won 109 of its 127 baseball games over two seasons with mostly the same cast of players. They see winning a national championship as the only way to validate their...

DATE: June 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Keisuke Honda gets goal in third World Cup to give Japan draw with Senegal

YEKATERINBURG, Russia – Keisuke Honda sat on the bench for 72 minutes, knowing a goal would make him the first Japanese player to score at three World Cups. Six minutes later, it was a done deal....

DATE: June 24, 2018 | UPDATED: 7 hours 29 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Rockies slide below .500 with loss to Marlins

DENVER – J.T. Realmuto hit a grand slam during a five-run seventh inning and the Miami Marlins beat the Colorado Rockies 6-2 on Saturday. Miami stopped a three-game skid and ended the Rockies’...

DATE: June 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Paul Casey fires 62, leads Travelers by four strokes

CROMWELL, Conn. – Paul Casey has come close each of the three previous times he has played in Connecticut. He has a great chance to break through Sunday in the Travelers Championship. Casey shot an...

DATE: June 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Houlihan passes Simpson for USATF 1,500-meter title

DES MOINES, Iowa – Shelby Houlihan grew up in Sioux City admiring fellow Iowan and middle-distance star Jenny Simpson. Houlihan just might be poised to pass Simpson as America’s next great hope at...

DATE: June 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Kroos scores in stoppage time to lift Germany over Sweden

SOCHI, Russia – The desperate world champions from Germany were seconds from losing control of their World Cup fate when Toni Kroos whispered to Marco Reus just outside Sweden’s penalty area. With...

DATE: June 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Avalanche sign goaltender Grubauer, put Orpik on buyout waivers

DALLAS – The Colorado Avalanche signed goaltender Philipp Grubauer to a three-year contract and put defenseman Brooks Orpik on buyout waivers the day after acquiring them from the Washington...

DATE: June 23, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 5 hours ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Tom Thompson gets ride of a lifetime in Mongolia

Tom Thompson set out to test his off-road riding skills as part of the U.S. team for the BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy challenge in Mongolia. He was tested and rewarded, as the Durangoan and...

DATE: June 22, 2018 | UPDATED: 8 hours 18 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Sports

Jon Gray strikes out 12 in Rockies win over Marlins

DENVER – Jon Gray struck out 12 in seven dominant innings, Nolan Arenado homered in Colorado’s six-run fourth, and the Rockies won their fourth in a row by beating the Miami Marlins 11-3 on Friday...

DATE: June 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports