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Oklahoma Dominates at WCWS Again

In Other Sports by Kayy

The Woman’s College World Series is the ultimate goal for any college softball player. After battling through the regular season, regionals and super regionals, only 8 teams remain and get take on Oklahoma City and all its glory. This year, 2017, it was the #1 ranked Florida Gators, the reigning champs Oklahoma Sooners, ranked #10 in the country, the #3 …

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UFC Forces Conor McGregor to Vacate Featherweight Title

In Other Sports by Ashleigh Binder

After his big win at UFC 205, Conor McGregor became the only fighter in UFC history to hold two titles. After knocking out Eddie Alvarez, McGregor became both the UFC lightweight and featherweight champion. This is not surprising as UFC president Dana White said that it was inevitable that he would have to give up one title. The timing, however, …

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High School Soccer Team Refuses To Play Against Girls

In Other Sports by Rebecca Mills

An Arizona high school boys soccer team refused to participate in a match with another team because there were women on the roster. Mesa-based Faith Christian School forfeited their match against Foothills Academy College Prep because they did not want to play against a team with women on the roster. Foothills Academy College Prep weren’t impressed by the move and …

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USWNT Begins Quest for Olympic Gold

In 2016 Olympics, Other Sports by Alyssa Rueter

The United States Women’s National Soccer Team begins its quest tonight for its second straight gold medal. The U.S. will start pool play in Group G, facing New Zealand tonight, two days before the Opening Ceremony. They will play: • Aug. 3 against New Zealand at 6 p.m. ET • Aug. 6 against France at 4 p.m. ET • Aug. …

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Serena Williams Wins Wimbledon for 22nd Grand Slam Title

In Other Sports by Alyssa Rueter

She has done it again! Serena Williams defeated Angelique Gerber 7-5, 6-3 in straight sets to win her seventh Wimbledon title and 22nd Grand Slam title Saturday. This win ties Steffi Graff’s Open era major title record and leaves Williams only two wins from tying Margaret Courts’ all-time record of 24. The No. 1 Williams had not won a Grand …

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Jon Jones Removed From UFC 200 Ticket For Doping Allegation

In Other Sports by Rebecca Mills

The UFC 200 was going to be an event for the ages. With the rematch between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier, it looked to be a great fight. Two rivals duking it out to see who would be the light heavyweight champion of the world, until now. More than a year after having his title stripped from him, Jon Jones …

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The Greatest Ever, Muhammad Ali Dies At Age 74

In Other Sports by Rebecca Mills

It is with the heaviest heart that I must report the death of the greatest of all time, Muhammad Ali. At age 74, Ali was hospitalized earlier this week for a respiratory issue and was later placed on life support. He was surrounded by his family a majority of the day on Friday according to his daughter Laila Ali’s spokesperson. …

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The Women Dominating in Drag Racing

In Other Sports by Taylor DuRee

The women in drag racing are not only beautiful, but they are also showing the men that this season they mean business. Every weekend they are giving the guys a run for their money and making them earn the win at the end of the day. The four women that are making a statement are Brittany Force, Alexis DeJoria, Megan …

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Conor McGregor Announces Retirement

In Other Sports by Ashleigh Binder

Yesterday, UFC president made a shocking announcement while of Sportscenter, confirmed that Conor McGregor had been pulled from UFC 200. McGregor was expected to fight Nate Diaz in a re-match after McGregor lost, his only loss of his UFC career.. He was pulled after refusing to attend a press conference to promote the fight. Currently, McGregor is in Iceland preparing …

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USWNT Announces Lawsuit in Order to Seek Equal Pay

In Other Sports by Alyssa Rueter

Carli Lloyd, Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe, Becky Sauerbrunn and Hope Solo, five of soccer’s biggest stars, filed a lawsuit on behalf of the women’s national team against the U.S. Soccer Federation on Wednesday. The lawsuit is seeking equal pay for equal work and demanding an investigation into discriminatory practices. Citing figures from the USSF’s 2015 financial report, the complaint argues …