Tag Archive | Washington

Washington Spirit Take All Three Points in Tacoma

The Washington Spirit finished up the month of May with a 1-0 win against OL Reign at Cheney Stadium in Tacoma, Washington. The match began with two early free kicks for the Reign just outside of the Spirit’s 18-yard box. In the 15’, Spirit forward Ashley Sanchez got on the end of an Ashley Hatch […]

Matt Conway headlines “Battle at the Fairgrounds” June 4th in Washington, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh super featherweight Matt “Sweet Child” Conway will headline the June 4tth “Battle of the Fairgrounds” card, presented by Gionta Management, at Washington County Fairgrounds in Washington, Pennsylvania.  This will be the second installment of “Battle of the Fairgrounds” for Gionta Management having launched the series this past February 6th. The 25-year-old Conway (18-2, 7 KOs) faces Colombian knockout […]

USA Men’s 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Team Begins Training Camp

The 2021 USA Basketball Men’s 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Team, including Canyon Barry (Iowa Wolves/Florida/Colorado Springs, Colo.), Robbie Hummel (Purdue/Valparaiso, Ind.), Dominique Jones (Fort Hays State/Harlem, N.Y.) and Kareem Maddox (Princeton/Los Angeles, Calif.), will train March 12-18 in Orlando, Florida, in preparation for the 2021 FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament that will be played March 26-30 in Graz, Austria. Olympic berths will go […]

USA Men Top Bahamas 93-77 in FIBA AmeriCup Qualifying Play

Led by 19 points apiece from James Nunnally (Free Agent/UC Santa Barbara) and Isaiah Thomas (Free Agent/Washington), the USA (5-0) recorded a 93-77 win over Bahamas (1-4) in FIBA AmeriCup Qualifying action on Friday evening in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The game was the USA’s fifth in FIBA AmeriCup Qualifying play, which the USA will close out against Mexico […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball to Close Non-Conference Action with Utah Valley

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will close the non-conference portion of its regular season schedule on Saturday when it welcomes the Wolverines of Utah Valley University to Carnesecca Arena. Tip-off for the first-ever meeting between the two programs is scheduled for 4 p.m. on FS1 and 970 AM WNYM. John Fanta and Tarik Turner […]

RJJ Boxing Battles Pandemic with Fighting Spirit with Successful Events

Roy Jones Jr. Boxing Promotions (RJJ Boxing) successfully met 2020 pandemic challenges, promoting eight shows, including seven during the COVID-19 pandemic. Each event was streamed live and exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS®, the world’s leading digital subscription service for combat sports. To sign-up for UFC FIGHT PASS, please visit http://www.ufcfightpass.com. Keys to its success included […]

All Elite Wrestling Referee Aubrey Edwards to Auction AEW GAMES Ref Shirt to Benefit Code.org

 All Elite Wrestling and its new AEW GAMES division announced that  Referee Aubrey Edwards will be auctioning the referee shirt she wore — and dramatically  “hulked” off — during the AEW GAMES virtual launch event last month. All proceeds from the  auction will be donated to Code.org to benefit the nonprofit organization’s computer science  programs […]