Bob Kendrick, who helped make the Negro Leagues Museum a landmark, is returning as president of the now-struggling institution, The Associated Press has learned.
Grant "Twiggy" Baker had to rebound after losing a sponsor but found success in doubling down on big waves.
After suffering some serious career setbacks, Grant "Twiggy" Baker refocused and forced his way to the top of the big-wave surfing game.
It was yet another epic year of surf celebrated at the annual XXL Global Big Wave Awards, and stealing the show was none other than Greg Long and Grant Baker.
Boston College forward Johnny Gaudreau won the Hobey Baker Award on Friday night as the top Division I college hockey player, and signed with the Calgary Flames.
St. Lawrence senior forward Greg Carey, St. Cloud State senior forward Nic Dowd and Boston College junior forward Johnny Gaudreau have been chosen as finalists for the Hobey Baker Memorial Award given to the top player in college hockey.
With the biggest result of his career, Alex Gray has won the fifth stop of the 2014 Big Wave World Tour, the Dive N' Surf Oregon Pro at Nelscott Reef.
After starting the week surfing Jaws on Maui, then rushing Maverick's on the West Coast, Greg Long capped a 96-hour big-wave adventure with a purposeful session at Cortes Bank.
Putting in a dominant performance at the Northern California big-wave spot, Grant "Twiggy" Baker claims his second Maverick's Invitational title.
With 40-foot surf in the forecast for Jan. 24, the Maverick's Invitational will be off the charts, and the warm up sessions aren't too bad either.
So much went right for the newly minted Wimbledon champs, but not everyone left the grounds in a happy mood.
Make no mistake. While most eyes will be on Rafael Nadal-Novak Djokovic, France will be in lockdown when Jo-Wilfried Tsonga takes the court.
Not only is it likely the U.S. men will fail to win a Grand Slam singles title in 2013, but it could be years from now.
LSU will say goodbye to its 14-man senior class Saturday against Ole Miss. At most positions, the Tigers have replacements ready to step up and star.
The top performances by football recruits from this past weekend.
Mardy Fish and Brian Baker enjoy the simple pleasures of tennis -- and for good reason.