Tag Archive | Special Olympics

Mets Name Steven Matz Nominee for 2018 Roberto Clemente Award

Major League Baseball today announced that Steven Matz was named the NEW YORK METS’ 2018 nominee for the prestigious Roberto Clemente Award, the most prominent individual player award bestowed by MLB. The Roberto Clemente Award is the annual recognition of a player from each MLB Club who best represents the game of Baseball through extraordinary […]

WWE and Special Olympics Host first ever Play Unified Bocce Tournament

On a perfect day at Brooklyn Bridge Park, the WWE and the Special Olympics hosted the first ever Play Unified Bocci Tournament. Featuring the newly named ambassador to the Special Olympics in WWE Superstar The Big Show along with WWE Superstars Mark Henry, Becky Lynch, Asuka, Andrade Almas, Jinder Mahal, Kevin Owens, Peyton Royce and […]

VIDEOS: Hofstra WBB 1/19/14

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following videos from our day at Hofstra University, as we were able to cover both the Hofstra University Women’s Basketball game and get a bit of their pre-game clinic with Special Olympics: VIDEOS: Pre-Game Clinic with Special Olympics: A taste of the action from the Hofstra Women’s Basketball […]

PHOTO GALLERY: Hofstra WBB 1/19/14

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following photos from the Hofstra Women’s Basketball game and the pre-game clinic held with the Special Olympics:

Tough stretch continues for Hofstra Women’s Basketball with loss to JMU

It has been a rough past two home games for the Hofstra University Women’s Basketball team (6-10, 1-4 CAA) as the Pride fell to the College of Charleston on Friday. Today the ladies had hoped for a bit of redemption against a tough James Madison (13-4, 3-0 CAA) but in the end dropped a tough […]

Lizards v. Outlaws Notes 8/4/13

Here are some notes for those fans who will be watching the New York Lizards (3-9) take on the Denver Outlaws (12-0) in Major League Lacrosse action on Saturday, August 8, in what will be the last of two home games at James M. Shuart Stadium. Nine Lizards invited to Team USA tryouts: Drew Adams, […]

VIDEO: Brandon Lewis goes one-on-one with Matt Striker

1495 Sports is proud to present the following one-on-one video chat between on-air host Brandon Lewis and former WWE announcer/superstar Matt Striker. In this interview Matt chats about his journey to the WWE, his work with Autism and Special Olympics and much-much more: For those who wish to meet Matt in person he is doing […]