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George Washington’s Battle Earns A-10 Men’s Basketball Player of the Week, Amzil Selected as Rookie of the Week

The Atlantic 10 Conference has named George Washington sophomore Jamison Battle A-10 Player of the Week. Dayton freshman Mustapha Amzil was selected as the league’s Rookie of the Week. The awards were announced Monday and are for games played Dec. 28 – Jan. 3. Battle averaged 23.3 points per game in a 2-1 week for […]

New York Mets Name Jared Porter General Manager

 The New York Mets announced recently that the club has named Jared Porter the team’s 14th General Manager in franchise history. Porter agreed to a four-year contract and will report to team President Sandy Alderson. Porter, 41, has been an integral part of four World Series championship teams with the Boston Red Sox and Chicago Cubs. […]

Minnesota Whitecaps Continue to make big moves for 2021 Season

The Minnesota Whitecaps announced recently the signing of veteran forward Brooke White-Lancette, second-year NWHL defender Rose Alleva, and defender Sara Bustad, who is joining the team after one season in Buffalo. An original member of the Whitecaps, White-Lancette’s long and accomplished career has included years with the U.S. National Team program and at Northeastern. This […]

Merrimack Star Paige Voight Added to Riveters’ Strong Forward Corps

Paige Voight, a dynamic, all-zone forward who was among the leading scorers at Merrimack during her collegiate career, has signed a contract to join the Metropolitan Riveters for the upcoming NWHL season. Voight led Merrimack in scoring in her freshman year in 2015-16 and was second on the team in scoring as a sophomore (one […]

New York Liberty Jazmine Jones Named to WNBA’s 2020 All-Rookie Team

The Women’s National Basketball Association announced that New York Liberty guard, Jazmine Jones, has been selected to the 2020 All-Rookie Team in part of the league-wide postseason awards. Jones is now the fifth rookie in franchise history to receive the honor, and the first since Brittany Boyd and Kiah Stokes in 2015. “I am beyond […]

Isobel Cup Champ Rebecca Russo is Back with Metropolitan Riveters

2018 Isobel Cup Champion Rebecca Russo is back with the Metropolitan Riveters and she’s more excited than ever. Russo is overjoyed to take the ice with her former team once again. “The Riveters are my second family when it comes to hockey,” Russo said. “From being with them for three years and now four, I’m […]

New York Liberty Struggles Continue with 94-64 loss to Lynx

VIDEO: New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Kylee Shook and Jazmine Jones share these thoughts after the team’s 94-64 loss to the Minnesota Lynx in WNBA action on 8/15   The New York Liberty (1-9) fell to the Minnesota Lynx (7-3), 94-64, on Saturday night. The Liberty shot  81.8% (18-22) from […]