Tag Archive | Texas

Washington Spirit stars O’Hara, Sonnett, Sullivan Named to USWNT Summer Series Roster

U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team Head Coach Vlatko Andonovski has named Washington Spirit midfielder Andi Sullivan and defenders Kelley O’Hara and Emily Sonnett to the roster for the team’s upcoming Summer Series from June 10-16.  The USWNT will face Portugal, Nigeria and Jamaica in the final three games before Andonovski names the 18-player Olympic Roster. […]

Washington Spirit to Play May 26 Match in Houston

The Washington Spirit announced a venue change for the club’s match vs. the Houston Dash on May 26. Originally scheduled for Segra Field, the match will now take place at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston, TX. The NWSL alerted the club that Segra Field was not compliant with league regulations. Once the decision was made, […]

AEW DYNAMITE to have live Shows Again

After safely hosting 27 live, ticketed events throughout the past nine months  at Daily’s Place in Jacksonville, Fla., AEW is bringing the excitement of its flagship show AEW  DYNAMITE to Miami, Austin and Dallas this summer. AEW will become the first major  wrestling promotion to safely return to a traveling schedule since March 2020.  The […]

New York Liberty Select Michaela Onyenwere No. 6 Overall in 2021 WNBA Draft

The New York Liberty selected Michaela Onyenwere from UCLA with the sixth overall pick in tonight’s 2021 WNBA Draft presented by State Farm®. This marks the third player in the franchise’s 25-year history drafted No. 6 overall, joining Sue Wicks (1997) and Crystal Robinson (1999). Onyenwere, a 6-0 forward, highlights this year’s Liberty draft class. […]

Showtime and PBC unveils Five-month Boxing Schedule

SHOWTIME Sports and Premier Boxing Champions unveiled a loaded five-month boxing schedule of nine high-stakes world championship events beginning Saturday, May 15, live on SHOWTIME. The schedule delivers two events per month through August. Thirteen matchups have been announced thus far with no less than seven world title fights, and 12 fighters defending undefeated records. […]

Dallas Wings Selects Charli Collier with First Overall Pick

Two-time All-American Charli Collier of Texas tonight was  selected by the Dallas Wings with the first overall pick of WNBA Draft 2021 presented by State  Farm®, which was held virtually for a second year in a row in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.  A finalist for the Lisa Leslie Award as the nation’s top center, […]

Granite Chin Promotions returns with “Crossroads’ on April 17

Granite Chin Promotions is bringing old-time, local rivalry pro boxing back Saturday night, April 17, with the presentation of the “Crossroads” day-night doubleheader, featuring seven regional and local title fights, at New England Sports Center in Derry, New Hampshire.  Former New England middleweight champion Kendrick “Peppa” Ball (15-1-2, 11 KOs) steps up in terms of competition against […]