FRISCO, Texas — With the Women’s World Cup less than eight months away, U.S. national team midfielder Megan Rapinoe is dismayed by what she sees as ongoing issues of inequality in soccer.
BOSTON — David Price was good enough, the Red Sox bullpen was even better, and Jackie Bradley Jr. delivered a go-ahead, three-run double off the Green Monster on Sunday night to lead Boston to a 7-5 victory over the Houston Astros and tie the AL Championship Series at one game apiece.
CINCINNATI — James Conner ran for 111 yards and a pair of touchdowns on the eve of Le’Veon Bell’s possible return, and Antonio Brown turned a short pass into a 31-yard touchdown with 10 seconds left as the Pittsburgh Steelers pulled off another improbable comeback in Cincinnati, beating the Bengals 28-21 on Sunday.
In the chill of the 41-degree night, Hawaii coach Nick Rolovich addressed the cold-hard reality of Saturday’s 49-23 football loss to Brigham Young at LaVell Edwards Stadium.
HILO – Football coaches Kaeo Drummondo of Hilo High and Brad Uemoto of Konawaena talked at midfield as their players warmed up before kickoff Friday night, and in some instances they might have felt like they were looking across the field at a mirror image.
KAILUA-KONA — After Jose Graca crossed the finish line of the 2018 Ironman World Championship, he was draped with, not one, but two flags. One for his native Brazil, and the other, the flag of his adopted home of Hawaii.
PROVO, Utah — Freshman Zach Wilson threw for three touchdowns and was one of four BYU players to run for a score to help the Cougars beat Hawaii 49-23 on Saturday night.
There can be no better measuring stick for the Chiefs and young quarterback Patrick Mahomes than what they face Sunday night.
MILWAUKEE — Justin Turner and the Los Angeles Dodgers know all about performing in the postseason.
BATON ROUGE, La. — Joe Burrow passed for 200 yards and had two short touchdown runs, LSU’s defense staggered Georgia’s normally prolific offense, and the 13th-ranked Tigers beat the No. 2 Bulldogs 36-16 on Saturday to give coach Ed Orgeron a signature victory.