Category: Athletics

SOFTBALL | Oak Ridge routs Mesquite Horn to earn series sweep

920x920 (60)BUFFALO – Oak Ridge was all business Friday night.

Scoring runs in six of seven innings, the Lady War Eagles steadily dismantled the Mesquite Horn Lady Jaguars 11-0 to complete the two-game sweep in the Region II-6A bi-district playoff series. click here for complete story and photos

LPGA Golf | The Woodlands HS grad Stacy Lewis flirts with historic 59, shares Founders Cup lead

920x920 (1)PHOENIX – Stacy Lewis missed a chance to shoot the second 59 in LPGA Tour history, settling for an 8-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead Thursday in the Bank of Hope Founders Cup.

Playing in low-90s heat in near-perfect conditions at Desert Ridge, Lewis was 9 under through 11 holes, parred the next six and closed with a bogey after hitting into the deep left greenside bunker. Read more…

Would-be Boston Marathon runners disqualified due to racecourse error in qualifying event

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Ulysses Montoya looked down at his GPS tracker while passing the second mile marker during The Woodlands (Texas) Marathon on Saturday and found something curious. His Garmin watch read 1.2 miles. As he ran on, hitting the other mile markers, his tracker remained behind. Read more…