Charlotte Catholic defensive back Brian Jacobs will be one of the key players for the Cougars, who will play Jacksonville for the N.C. 3A state championship Saturday in Chapel Hill. Catholic is going for a third state title in four years.
Vance High football coach Aaron Brand watched his team get really close to winning its first state championship in Durham Friday but three plays did the Cougars in during a 9-7 loss to 3-time state champ Wake Forest.
There were a million frustrations large and small in the Carolina Hurricanes’ 6-5 shootout loss to the Washington Capitals on Friday, but the one that’s going to stick is watching six rounds of a shootout and not seeing Sebastian Aho or Andrei Svechnikov get a chance
With the exception of the trophy and Jason Kelce's leprechaun suit, there isn't much at this dreary moment that still shines brightly from the Eagles' thrill ride that ended 10 months ago in Minneapolis.
He wore a Chargers hoodie to the postgame media chat, Philip Rivers did. It was near midnight Thursday in the chilly, football-loving Midwest and Rivers had just rallied his team to a 29-28 victory over the Chiefs before more than 75,000 fans at Arrowhead Stadium.
The owners of the Tampa Bay Rays have said goodbye to their most popular players. Changed the team's name, colors and spring training home. Tossed aside century-old baseball strategies while winning more games than teams with payrolls twice their size.
Ichiro Suzuki arrived to the Marlins as baseball's oldest player with a trailer of workout machines to stay fit beyond mortal limits. Jaromir Jagr came to the Panthers as hockey's oldest player with a stash of secrets that involved calling a strength coach late at night and say, "Meet me at the rink."
South Carolina men's basketball freshman Keyshawn Bryant talks about the first time he dunked in sixth grade, then finally recognizing his own athleticism in eighth grade, and what he's working on now for in-game slams.