Baseball/softball, squash and...
Officials of local sports associations have applauded a recommendation made by the Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee that baseball/softball and wrestling be proposed to the 125th IOC Session for possible inclusion as additional sports on the Olympic program for the 2020 Olympic Games.
Duck race t-shirts flying off shelves
Kathryn Hodson, left, and Julie Mendez, co-directors of the Deming Visitor Center, sport the latest in summer fashion.
Silver City Sun-News
Silver City resident Mario Quintana honored with golden male athlete at NM senior Olympics
Courtesy photo Grant County senior Olympic coordinator Mario Quintana was named the golden male athlete at the NM senior Olympics last week in Roswell.
The Toronto Star
Markham Pan Am facility nears completion as 'sport destination'
Pan Am CEO Saad Rafi, during a tour of the Markham Pan Am Centre on Tuesday, says the facility will be ready "10 to 11 months before the games come."
Pacific Daily News
Aussies, Kiwis join Pacific Games: IOC pushes for Oceania to have a true continental games
The 2015 Pacific Games in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, will be the first to include the Oceania region's most internationally successful countries in sports: Australia and New Zealand.
Paul George named for 2014 Usa MNT Training Camp
With Las Vegas training camp fast approaching , USA Basketball has officially announced the 19-player roster from which the 2014 USA World Cup Team will later be selected.
Brandon's Blog: Meeting Penny Neer, U-M's 3-Sport Star
University of Michigan director of athletics Dave Brandon will regularly offer his view on a variety of topics related to U-M and intercollegiate sports.
IOC issues warning over Israeli flag incident
"This is a clear signal that the IOC is not accepting any kind of discrimination," IOC President Thomas Bach said.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Waban Winners Local Special Olympians shine at Orono, bring home medals
The warm weather means “Summer Games” to Waban's 30 Special Olympians, who just returned from Orono, where the University of Maine hosted the 2014 Maine Summer Special Olympic Games.
Plymouth, Canton Special Olympians bring home the hardware
Ben Bednarz gold medals in all four powerlifting events in which he competed - bench press, deadlift, squat and the combination .