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These kids have smarts: High school athletes recognized for their performance in the classroom

These kids have smarts: High school athletes recognized for their performance in the classroom
  • These kids have smarts: High school athletes recognized for their performance in the classroom FWC: These kids have smarts: High school athletes recognized for their performance in the classroom

    A picture is worth a thousand words, and to see 6-foot-7, 330-pound lineman Tommy Brown of Santa Ana Mater Dei dressed in a tuxedo with his left arm wrapped around 5-7, 150-pound Justin Simpson of Orange El Modena offers a glimpse at the competitive spirit of Simpson. “Not an ounce over 150 pounds,”…

  • Barca survive red to draw Clasico FWC: Barca survive red to draw Clasico

    Barcelona maintained their unbeaten record in La Liga this season despite having a man sent off in a feisty 2-2 draw with Real Madrid on Sunday.

  • Scott Boras: A new team is best for Matt Harvey FWC: Scott Boras: A new team is best for Matt Harvey

    The New York Mets are designating Matt Harvey for assignment after he turned down their request for him go to the minor leagues. The end result is that Harvey’s Mets career will be over, with the team now having a chance to trade before he becomes a free agent.Harvey’s agent Scott Boras spoke with the New York Post on Friday…

  • NHL playoffs 2018: Predators fans christen Game 5 with Cinco de Mayo-themed catfish FWC: NHL playoffs 2018: Predators fans christen Game 5 with Cinco de Mayo-themed catfish

    An enterprising Predators fan got in the holiday spirit when it came to dressing up a catfish to throw on the ice for Game 5 of Nashville’s series against the Jets.

  • Recapping Tiger Woods' Round 3 at Wells Fargo Championship FWC: Recapping Tiger Woods’ Round 3 at Wells Fargo Championship

    Follow along live as Sporting News provides live updates of Tiger Woods’ Round 3 at the Wells Fargo Championship.

  • Blue Jays promote Anthony Alford, remove Jake Petricka from active roster FWC: Blue Jays promote Anthony Alford, remove Jake Petricka from active roster

    The Blue Jays are promoting outfield prospect Anthony Alford, according to Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca (via Twitter). Toronto has removed reliever Jake Petricka from the active roster, per Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca (via Twitter), though the precise mechanism is not yet clear.Alford had previously received an exceedingly brief promotion in the 2017 season. But he suffered a fractured hamate bone…

  • Molina has surgery after foul ball to groin FWC: Molina has surgery after foul ball to groin

    Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina underwent surgery Saturday night after being hit in the groin by a foul tip, and he is expected to miss a month.

  • MLB: Cardinals' Yadier Molina has surgery, out a month with groin injury FWC: MLB: Cardinals’ Yadier Molina has surgery, out a month with groin injury

    The St. Louis Cardinals say catcher Yadier Molina has undergone surgery and is expected to miss a month after being hit in the groin by a foul tip. The Cardinals placed Molina on the 10-day disabled list Sunday. They said the eight-time All-Star is projected to miss at least four weeks with what…

  • Sanchez absent for United as Rashford starts up front FWC: Sanchez absent for United as Rashford starts up front

    Manchester United are without star attackers Alexis Sanchez and Romelu Lukaku for their Premier League match at Brighton and Hove Albion.

  • Report: NBA Tells Drake To Stop Cussing At The Game FWC: Report: NBA Tells Drake To Stop Cussing At The Game

    Drake spent time during the Raptors’ spectacular Game 1 choke getting into it with Kendrick Perkins, a man much larger than him, and at one point even called him a “fucking pussy” while the two were surrounded by approximately 500 security guards. It was one of those fake NBA fights where both guys talk over each…Read more…

  • Stars introduce Montgomery as coach, from college to NHL FWC: Stars introduce Montgomery as coach, from college to NHL

    Stars introduce Montgomery as coach, from college to NHL

  • Browns' rookie top-five pick Ward already sidelined to injury FWC: Browns’ rookie top-five pick Ward already sidelined to injury

    It’s likely not a serious injury, but the Cleveland Browns should be a little bit concerned. Midway through his first practice at rookie minicamp on Friday, 2018 No. 4 overall pick Denzel Ward felt something in his hip.He was immediately taken off the practice field and will now miss the remainder of the three-day rookie camp, per Cleveland.com’s Mary Kay…