College football’s melting pot: race and discrimination

The trial of opportunity can come at a moment’s notice when it presents itself or sometimes…

Athletes now use the right to vote as a form of activism

As sports returned to the public eye of the United States, so did the urge for…

LAFC’s depth provides new lifeline

When an MVP candidate goes down because of an injury, teams almost always suffer setbacks in…

Athletes and activism: Using the social justice platform

In the summer of 2016, the present era of athletes using their platform to speak out…

Historic Black landmark in jeopardy

Hiawatha Golf Course may be sacrificed to flood control Charles Rogers has been golfing at the…

Why safely reopening high school sports is going to be a lot harder than opening college and pro ball

Ongoing testing, say the authors, is critical to bringing back amateur sports. Getty Images / Erik…

An Open Letter from Big Ten Commissioner Kevin Warren

On Monday, May 25, 2020, George Floyd, a proud Black man, was killed by a member…

Spark and WNBA will have a 2020 season

NEW YORK – Just like their counterparts in the NBA, the WNBA, and its players will be…

Martin Jarmond named director of athletics at UCLA

UCLA Chancellor Gene Block made it official on Tuesday, May 19 to the Bruin faithful. Block…

Report: D-1 college athletics lacking in diversity

Diversity is not where it’s at when it comes to leadership in college athletics. That’s because…

WNBA honor Kobe and Gigi Bryant with new award

NEW YORK – The WNBA is continuing the basketball legacy of Hall of Famer Kobe Bryant…

Coronavirus impacted student-athletes’ eligibility extended

The NCAA Division I Council recently voted to allow schools to provide spring-sport student-athletes an additional…

Mater Dei wins super clash against St. John Bosco

What happens when the No. 1 team in the country and in California meet up with…

No. 1 Mater Dei smashes Orange Lutheran

The top prep football team in the state and the No. 1-rated high school in the…

Carlos Vela becomes MLS scoring king in LAFC win

The Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) ended its regular season by defeating the Colorado Rapids 3-1…