Rumor Has It… February 13, 2017

She had the perfect build. She was the most obedient. She was athletic, and “rumor” has it, she won Best in Show at the 141st Westminster Dog Show

Checkmate … Nah! February 13, 2017

This is Hou Yifan. She is a four-time women’s world chess champion, a grandmaster in chess, and is called the “Queen of Chess.” So, how did sh

Australian Open January 12, 2017

Every year, the best of the best in the world of tennis head to Melbourne, Australia to compete in the Australian Open. This year, it was all Serena W

Africa Cup of Nations January 12, 2017

Every so often, a sports event comes along that means more than just the sport. The Olympics is one example, where hundreds of countries come together

Is It Possible…to Break a Curse? October 11, 2016

We’ll find out soon! When the World Series (the championship game in baseball) rolls around, there’s always buzz about who’s going to win. But t

Is It Possible…for One Person to Make a Difference? October 11, 2016

Absolutely! Barack Obama once said, “Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we’

Paralympics Take on Rio September 11, 2016

Following the Summer Olympics, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil had the opportunity to host the Paralympics (the Olympic games for athletes with physical disabi

Dinner Table Conversation: Of Flags & Football August 29, 2016

This week, Colin Kaepernick, a well-known quarterback who plays for the 49ers football team, made headlines because he did not stand up for the nation

Do You Know These Sports Words? August 17, 2016

Some say sports is its own language — we’d have to agree, given all of the sports-related phrases that we’ve been hearing throughout the Olympic

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