Sports News

Weekly sports updates and student athlete interviews 

Football Update

The Detroit Lions trade QB Matthew Stafford to the Los Angeles Rams for QB Jared Goff, 2022 and 2023 first-round picks, and 2021 third-round pick. This signals the NFL offseason is underway even with one game remaining. This is the first of potentially many big trades this offseason.

WNBA and NBA News of the Week

The WNBA and NBA have both had newsworthy weeks. In the WNBA free agency has begun and players are moving quickly. In the NBA, despite some games being rescheduled, they are a little over a month into the season and recently announced the players and coaches of the month from each conference.

Rest in Peace to Hank Aaron

One of the world's best major league baseball players, Hank Aaron, passed away on January 22, 2021. His dedication, skill, and sportsmanship will be remembered and are engraved in our history.

Connor McGregor Out of Third Retirement

MMA Fighter Connor McGregor enters the ring again after coming out his third retirement. He hopes to have an even better go around than ever before.

Willie O’Ree; Legacy of an Unsung Hero

Learn more about the exceptional career of Willie O’Ree, NHL’s first professional African-American hockey player. Filled with struggles and triumphs, O’Ree’s legacy is one to be admired in the history of hockey.

Hockey Championship's Location Changed

The International Ice Hockey federation declared the 2021 world championship will not be hosted in Minsk due to COVID safety concerns.

1% Better

On Saturday, November 9th at 5:52 AM Central time, a historic event began. The 2020 Vist Panama City Beach Ironman Florida triathlon featured an inspirational, determined, champion ready to race and tackle the obstacles ahead just like he had done all his life.

WNBA For Equality

In its most important hour, the WNBA has continued to push the envelope when voicing their opinions and standing up against injustice.

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