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43 min ago | Gone Puck Wild

Traverse City Day 5: Wild Win Big, Mitchell Gets A Hat Trick

Oct 5, 2013; Saint Paul, MN, USA; Anaheim Ducks forward Dustin Penner and Minnesota Wild defenseman Mathew Dumba at mid ice in the second period at Xcel Energy Center. The Ducks defeated the Wild 4-3 in overtime.


Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Wild, NHL Hockey, NHL Northwest Division, Soccer Players

4 hrs ago |

Champions League round-up: Real Madrid begin defence in style with Basel rout

Los Blancos marched past the Swiss thanks to goals from Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo, James Rodrigiez and Karim Benzema at the Bernabeu The record European Cup winners showed glimpses of their brilliant best as woeful Basel were no match for the Spanish giants. Gareth Bale, on the receiving end from disgruntled fans when he refused to stop to sign autographs outside the club's Valdebebas training ground earlier this week, then added a second after half an hour.


Related Topix: Real Madrid, Sports, Cristiano Ronaldo, More Sports, Soccer Players, Karim Benzema

7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

a Toasta : Not fully cooked

"Toast," the latest interactive performance piece from dog & pony dc, takes audience participation into a new arena - or maybe not so new, to anyone who's ever been on one of those corporate team-building retreats. If past dog & pony productions have asked ticket holders to assume the parts of citizens voting on the contents of a time capsule in a fictional Midwestern city or contestants in a game show about a plague , this one adopts a role-playing strategy that casts us in a less exotic exercise.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Entertainment, Health

12 hrs ago | Live Design Online

Masque Sound Takes Off With First National Tour Of Musical Comedy, Pippin

Pippin tells the story of a young prince as he sets out on a thrilling journey to find meaning in his existence. He notes two potential paths: he can choose a happy, but simple life or risk everything in favor of a momentary flash of glory.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players

16 hrs ago | Minor League Ball

Los Angeles Dodgers Top 20 2014 PRE-SEASON Prospects in Review

We move forward with our farm system reviews, looking at the Los Angeles Dodgers . Remember, this is the PRE-SEASON list.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Dodgers, Soccer Players

20 hrs ago | Tri-County News

Southeastern stops Lady Raiders

The River Valley volleyball team won all three of its matches last week but the Lady Raiders couldn't keep the streak going, and RVHS dropped three straight games to non-conference guest Southeastern, Monday night in Gallia County. The Lady Panthers jumped out to a seven point lead early in the opening game, but River Valley rallied back to within two at 13-15.


Related Topix: Ohio High School Sports, Sports, Soccer Players

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Assemblyman John Perez won't run against L.A. Councilman Jose Huizar

Assemblyman John A. Prez has decided not to challenge Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar in the March election, his political strategist said Monday. Campaign consultant Douglas Herman said Prez, who spent nearly four years as Assembly speaker, made the decision despite receiving "overwhelming requests from residents, from the community" for him to seek Huizar's seat.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players

Berkshire Eagle

Monday's high schools: Monument golf records lowest score in four years

The Monument Mountain golf team shot its lowest score in four years to defeat St. Joseph 167-209 on Monday at Wyantenuck Country Club. Owen Hunter led the way for Monument, firing a 3-over-par 39 to shoot in the 30s for the fifth time in six matches.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Editorial: From Pvt. Henry to Cpl. Dickson, troopers risk all

After the appalling ambush killing of Pennsylvania State Police Cpl. Bryon K. Dickson II and the wounding of another trooper in Pike County last Friday night, sane people had to wonder, what kind of lowlife would do a thing like that? The killing of Cpl.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Opinion

Gapers Block

Chicago Fire: Of Cold Weather and Tough Hearts

There may not exist such a thing as a universal experience, but in Chicago the winter is the great leveler of all peoples. Perhaps only those residents of high rise buildings with heated garage spots are exempt from the ignominy of this greediest of seasons, showing up early and hanging around long after its welcome has been worn out.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Quincy Amarikwa, Lovel Palmer, Jeff Larentowicz, Jermain Defoe, Michael Bradley

Milan goalkeeper Diego Lopez to miss Juventus clash

The former Real Madrid goalkeeper will miss the weekend game with the Bianconeri while Milan may also be without central defender Alex AC Milan goalkeeper Diego Lopez has been ruled out for two weeks after sustaining a thigh injury in Sunday's thrilling 5-4 win at Parma. The Spaniard suffered the injury in farcical circumstances, mis-controlling a backpass from Mattia De Sciglio and then pulling up as he attempted, unsuccessfully, to prevent the ball from trickling over the line.


Related Topix: Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, AC Milan, Soccer Players, Mattia De Sciglio, Filippo Inzaghi

Hot Time In Old Town

Upsets & Impossible Angles: The Soccer Weekend-That-Was

Ander Herrera , Marcos Rojo and Angel di Maria were all part of United's astonishing transfer-market spending this summer, and all played well against a frankly terrible QPR side yesterday. - Alex Livesey For the Chicago Fire, the season is deeply in declining-action territory.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Chicago Fire, US Soccer, Lee Nguyen, Andrew Wenger, Chandler Hoffman, Antoine Hoppenot

Sky Sports

Sevilla win to remain unbeaten

Carlos Bacca's penalty and an Alex Vidal tap-in secured Sevilla a 2-0 Primera Division victory over Getafe at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium on Sunday. A first half of few opportunities burst into life when Getafe goalkeeper Vicente Guaita came to meet a Denis Suarez corner three minutes before the break but succeeded only in punching Grzegorz Krychowiak and conceding a penalty which Bacca duly converted.


Related Topix: Sports, Sergio Rico, Soccer Players, World Soccer, More Sports, Sevilla, Diego Castro, Michel, Alvaro Arroyo

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Ayala sparks Ponies past Vikings for second victory

Tino Ayala netted two goals to propel the Foxcroft Academy Ponies to a 4-1 high school boys soccer victory over Caribou in their home opener Saturday. Ayala scored his second goal on a direct kick from the left corner, just out of the reach of the goalie, in the second half.


Related Topix: High School Sports, Maine High School Sports, Sports, Soccer Players


College Football: Humboldt State runs over No. 14 Azusa Pacific 30-10 in home opener

Behind dominant play in the trenches, the Humboldt State football team imposed its will on No. 14 Azusa Pacific in a 30-10 win in front of 5,980 at the Redwood Bowl Saturday night.


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Sky Sports

Valencia, Sevilla cruise

Results continue to come easy for new Valencia coach Nuno Espirito Santo, whose side beat Espanyol 3-1 on Sunday. A close-range finish from Pablo Piatti put them ahead eight minutes in, and second-half strikers from Dani Parejo and Paco Alcacer finished off a sorry Espanyol side, although Sergio Garcia did manage to score a late penalty for the Catalans.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Dani Parejo, Pablo Piatti, Paco Alcacer, World Soccer, More Sports, Espanyol Barcelona

Business News

CONFIRMED: AC Milan line-up v Parma - Fernando Torres out injured, but former Chelsea star starts

Fernando Torres , who joined AC Milan on a two-year loan deal from Chelsea , is out with a sprained left ankle, but former Blues defender Alex starts for the Rossoneri. AC Milan will be looking to make it two wins out of two in Serie A this season with victory over Parma away from home tonight.


Related Topix: Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, AC Milan, Fernando Torres, Soccer Players, Filippo Inzaghi, Chelsea

Rayhawk Review

Rays Promote Nick Franklin, Alex Colome, C.J. Riefenhauser

May 29, 2014; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Mariners second baseman Nick Franklin throws the ball to first base during the game against the Los Angeles Angels at Safeco Field. Los Angeles defeated Seattle 7-5.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Nick Franklin, Soccer Players, Seattle Mariners, Major League Baseball, Tampa Bay Rays, David Price

Plymouth Whalers Lose Preseason Finale, 4-3, in Guelph

Danny Vanderwiel , Brook Hiddink and Will Bitten scored the goals for Plymouth. Zack Bowman played the entire game in goal for Plymouth, stopping 21-of-25 shots.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players

Daily Trojan

No. 9 Trojans upset by Boston College

The ninth-ranked Trojan football team suffered its first loss of the season this Saturday, a 37-31 beatdown at the hands of unranked Boston College. Redshirt junior quarterback Cody Kessler finished the game 31-for-41 for 317 yards and four touchdowns, but USC's inability to run the ball or stop the Eagles' own dynamic rushing attack left the Trojans looking for answers as the Eagles' faithful flooded the field after the game.


Related Topix: Sports, University of Southern California NCAA, Southern California Trojans NCAA Football, NCAA Sports, NCAA Football, Hayes Pullard, NCAA Women's Basketball, Boston College NCAA, Boston College Eagles Women's Basketball, Soccer Players