Olympic Day a hit at Eastwood

Olympic Day a hit at Eastwood

By John Bombatchjbombatch@civitasmedia.comRIVERSIDE — While Saturday’s inaugural Learn To Row Olympic Day featured Olympians and a whole l...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Amid crisis, Rio gov. warns Olympics could be ‘big failure’

By Jenny BarchfieldAssociated PressRIO DE JANEIRO — Rio de Janeiro’s acting governor warned Monday that the Olympic Games could be a ̶...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Cleveland’s Santana a different kind of leadoff hitter

By Noah TristerAP Baseball WriterAs a 210-pound power hitter, Carlos Santana doesn’t exactly fit the prototype of the traditional leadoff man.Bu...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Large turnout for youth golf camp

Large turnout for youth golf camp

Greene County NewsXENIA — The 30th annual Miami Valley Junior Golf Camp, for kids ages 8-17, was held last week at WGC Golf Course.Fifteen girls...

June 28th, 2016 |  


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 |