• Elena Wingard's late goal helps Palos Verdes girls soccer advance to South Tournament semifinals

    26 days ago - By Yahoo Sports

    TORRANCE - As time ticked down, it looked as if penalty kicks would decide the winner between the Palos Verdes and Notre Dame of Sherman Oaks girls soccer teams on Tuesday. That was, until junior forward Elena Wingard stepped up. After a missed clearance by a Notre Dame defender, Wingard got to the ball and scored the winning goal to give the Sea Kings (8-3-1) a 1-0 win in the South Holiday Tournament at South Torrance High. Alyssa Padron was credited with the assist. “It was a tightly contested game,” PV assistant coach Ollie Walsh said. “Very interesting game, lots of tactical decisions...
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  • National roundup: Notre Dame bulks up along lines

    National roundup: Notre Dame bulks up along lines

    26 days ago - By Yahoo Sports

    South Bend, Ind. - Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly announced a 23-player recruiting class Wednesday and said it filled a lot of his program's needs, no matter how the Fighting Irish fare in the College Football Playoff. “Offensive line and defensive line really the immediate focus,” Kelly said
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  • Doc Rivers is about to pull even on all-time wins list with Jack Ramsay, who had sage advice in 2000

    Doc Rivers is about to pull even on all-time wins list with Jack Ramsay, who had sage advice in 2000

    26 days ago - By Los Angeles Times

    As a first-time NBA coach with the Orlando Magic in 1999, Doc Rivers knew his success, or failure, rode on surrounding himself with the experience he didn't have. As Rivers began his search, a coach with decades of experience sought him out too. Jack Ramsay wasn't angling for a job. After coaching...
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  • There's no need to be cynical just because LeBron was mic'ed while giving his son a pep talk

    26 days ago - By Washingtonpost

    The four-time NBA MVP shared a video in which he pointed out to his 11-year-old son all the ways in which the youngster, who apparently shot poorly in a game, helped his team win.
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  • AP Coach of the Year: Notre Dame's Kelly wins for 2nd time

    AP Coach of the Year: Notre Dame's Kelly wins for 2nd time

    27 days ago - By Yahoo Sports

    Notre Dame's Brian Kelly is The Associated Press college football Coach of the Year and the third coach to win the award twice since it was established in 1998. Kelly received 16 of 58 first-place votes from AP college football poll voters and 81 total points. Alabama's Nick Saban was second with 16 first-place votes and 66 points and Central Florida first-year coach Josh Heupel was third with 33 points .
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