Local Sports Briefs

Local Sports Briefs

ROWINGStout on silver medal teamGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A Fairborn resident helped the Dayton Boat Club masters rowing program take a silver medal...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Vintage Smoke recaptures his glory days with Sonoma victory

By Jenna FryerAP Auto Racing WriterSONOMA, Calif. — Tony Stewart sat slumped on the stairs inside his team transporter a year ago reflecting on ...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Thermal cameras to be used at Tour de France to catch hidden motors

By Jerome PugmireAP Sports WriterPARIS — High-powered thermal cameras using atomic research technology will be used on the Tour de France to hel...

June 28th, 2016 |  


No handicap: Deaf swimmer on cusp of qualifying for Olympics

By Paul NewberryAP National WriterOMAHA, Neb. — When Marcus Titus is gliding through the water, his head bobbing up and down, he doesn’t h...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Tennis teacher ranked 772nd wins at Wimbledon; Federer next

By Howard FendrichAP Tennis WriterLONDON — Marcus Willis originally was scheduled to spend Monday teaching tennis to a group of 5-to-10-year-old...

June 28th, 2016 |  


NFL to interview Matthew, Peppers, Harrison in PEDs probe

By Barry WilnerAP Pro Football WriterNEW YORK — Clay Matthews, Julius Peppers and James Harrison will be interviewed next month by NFL officials...

June 26th, 2016 |  


World doping watchdog shuts down Rio Olympic laboratory

By Stephen WadeAP Sports WriterRIO DE JANEIRO — Just weeks before the Olympic Games open in Rio de Janeiro, the city’s accredited anti-dop...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Draft over, and now the Summer of Durant has arrived

By Tim ReynoldsAP Basketball WriterMIAMI — Draft night belonged to Ben Simmons.The summer now belongs to Kevin Durant.With Simmons going No. 1 i...

June 25th, 2016 |  


WIMBLEDON 2016: Djokovic seeks next step toward Golden Slam

By Howard FendrichAP Tennis WriterNovak Djokovic has accomplished so much in his career — and, indeed, already this year.He owns 12 Grand Slam s...

June 25th, 2016 |  


Local Sports Briefs

GOLFGreeneview scramble ends in tieXENIA — There was a tie for first place in the 13th Golf Scramble for Greeneview Athletics, held June 4 at Se...

June 25th, 2016 |