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Iranian footballer arrested in World Cup scrutiny

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran on Thursday arrested a prominent former member of its national soccer team for criticizing the government as authorities grapple with nationwide protests that have cast a shadow on his competition at the World Cup. The semi-official Fars and Tasnim news agencies reported that Voria Ghafouri had been arrested […]

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Bellefonte’s Brady Wertz named Express Boys Soccer Player of the Year | News, Sports, Jobs

The Bellefonte boys’ soccer team had another solid season this year, posting an 11-2-1 record before falling in the district final against Hollidaysburg. But what led to their strong season was the brilliant and skillful play of Brady Wertz, which led to much success from the rest of his team. Undoubtedly, the Raiders […]

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Louis Vuitton soccer ball, signed Nike sneakers among gifts to NYC mayors up for auction – KIRO 7 News Seattle

NEW YORK — An auction offers buyers the chance to own a piece of New York nostalgia. Gifts given to New York mayors over the years are offered for sale to the highest bidder. >> Read more trending news In an online auction series called ‘Gifts to the City’, New York is offering buyers the […]

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J&C Male Football Player of the Year: Evan Cooke of West Lafayette

WEST LAFAYETTE – Evan Cooke wants to pay tribute where it belongs. Without Maurice Reimer, the senior West Lafayette forward doesn’t end up with the garish stats he put up in his last season of football. The duo became an almost unstoppable two-man attack for opponents Red Devil, leading to an unbeaten regular season and […]

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Mount Prospect supports Pastor’s Land for mini football pitch near school

When Dani Martinez came to the United States from Mexico at the age of 6, he didn’t know much about the country, the language or the people. “All I knew was that I loved football,” he recently told Mount Prospect Village Council. “And as I grew up, I kept looking for places to play, and […]

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Find My Soccer Ball – Six Colors

FiveThirtyEight’s Ben Dowsett details the high tech used on the pitch at the World Cup: Throughout the tournament, match balls will contain a sensor that collects spatial positioning data in real time – the first World Cup to use such a ball tracking mechanism. This, combined with existing optical tracking tools, will make VARs (Video […]

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Football fever grips the country as Pakistan soccer ball features in World Cup

ISLAMABAD: Just a week ago, millions of people across Pakistan came out of cricket fever with their team coming second in the T20 World Cup held in Australia. Now sports fans are looking ahead, with football fever raging in the otherwise cricket-mad country as the 2022 FIFA World Cup takes place in Qatar. In Siddique […]

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Football fever grips Pakistan as the country’s soccer ball features in the FIFA World Cup

Karachi, Pakistan Just a week ago, millions of Pakistanis came out of cricket fever with their team coming second in the Twenty20 World Cup held in Australia. Now sports fans are looking ahead, with football fever raging in the otherwise cricket-mad country as the 2022 FIFA World Cup takes place in Qatar. In Siddique Goth, […]

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Lady Coyote football player Laci Fuller commits to Greyhounds | local sports

Roswell High School senior forward Laci Fuller signed with the Eastern New Mexico University Greyhounds Nov. 9 at the small gymnasium at Roswell High School surrounded by friends and family. Fuller played college football for four years for Roswell High and led the team in assists in the 2022-23 season. “I felt excited,” Fuller said. […]

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Rockefeller Center marks the 2022 World Cup with a giant talking soccer ball

You read correctly. A massive interactive soccer ball arrives in New York to join fans in cheering on their favorite team during the FIFA World Cup. The balloon, part of a Peacock initiative, will take over Rockefeller Center’s North Plaza on Monday, November 21. Each time the players score a goal, the ball will light […]

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Will Donahoe from Sycamore – Shaw Local

Thanks to a slow start to the season, Will Donahoe never stopped rallying the troops. Finally, the Sycamore The boys’ soccer team started winning, went undefeated on Interstate 8 in the regular season, and won the Class 2A Sycamore Regional, while Donahoe had 32 goals and nine assists. “We didn’t let the start of the […]

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Alan Alonso is the News-Sun Boys Football Player of the Year

Grayslake Central midfielder Alan Alonso has entered his senior season with high expectations for himself. After registering five goals and four assists as a junior, Alonso wanted to tap into his full potential. Then star forward Danik Marynevitch suffered a season-ending knee injury in September. “I think Danik is a very good player, but a […]

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MADISON COURIER GIRLS FOOTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR | Sports

Halle Archer has been the heart of the Switzerland County women’s football team since the moment she stepped onto the pitch three years ago. With her ability to control the center, handle the ball and put her team in the right position, she is the engine that keeps the Pacers going. But with several key […]

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Sight gone, vision intact: Blind football player on track to achieve his life’s dream

Ricardo “Ricky” Castanada is proof that loss of sight does not necessarily mean loss of vision. Castanada’s dream of playing soccer in the Olympics came one step closer to becoming a reality recently when the 21-year-old Castleberry High School graduate was named to the first United States Men’s National Blind Soccer Team which will begin […]

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Who is the best footballer on the WTA Tour?

Although Ons Jabeur finished this season as the No. 2 ranked player among the Hologic WTA Tour players, tennis might not be her favorite sport. Her eyes sparkle when she talks about football. She grew up practicing this sport in Tunisia with her two brothers, Hatem and Marwen. “I always skipped the Barbie – sorry […]

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St. Leonard Soccer Player Wins CSC Academic Honors at Saint Michaels College

COLCHESTER, Vermont – On Tuesday, six women’s soccer players from Saint Michael’s College qualified for NCAA Division II All-District Academic Honors for College Sports Communicators (CSC). Seniors Katie Escobedo (New Rochelle, NY/Maria Regina), Cassidy Koons (Standish, Maine/Bonny Eagle), Zoe Rogers (Shelton, Connecticut/Shelton), Izzy Ruprecht (Kingston, Mass./Silver Lake Regional) and Paulina Valentine (New Hyde Park, NY/Kellenberg […]

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Belarusian soccer player proposes to girlfriend after goal, security thinks she is invading pitch and pushes her away | This is the loop

It’s football week here at the Loop. The World Cup is just days away and we’re scouring the globe for the best football titles available. Our journey so far has taken us from Ted Lasso billboards in the Midwest at Cans of sardines for $200 a night in Qatar, but today we’re heading to our […]

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Your guide to CITYPARK’s first football game in St. Louis on Wednesday | St. Louis Metro News | Saint Louis

Click to enlarge Monica Obradovic CITYPARK Stadium will host its first game on Wednesday when CITY SC 2 take on Bayer 04 Leverkusen. This week marks the beginning of a new sporting era in Saint-Louis. Professional football is here. On Wednesday, CITYPARK Stadium, home of future Major League Soccer team St. Louis, will host its […]

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🌱State Representative Christine Palm Reelected + VRHS Football Player Commended

Hello friends! It’s Monday in Essex-Chester-Deep River and I’m back in your inbox to keep you up to date with all the big things happening locally. I wish you all a nice day. Today’s briefing includes news on… A VRHS soccer player makes a name for herself. Christine Palm is re-elected! Inauguration of the ground […]

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Have you seen this? Moose forces time out at soccer game

Estimated reading time: 1-2 minutes THE OUTFIELD — A few months ago, we showed you a video of a deer interrupting a football game in Washington. But that was nothing compared to what happened at a recent football game in Wyoming. Check this video: As you can see, things get much more serious when a […]

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Defensive mind: North’s Johnson is The Republic Boys’ Football Player of the Year

Columbus North senior Anthony Johnson is the Republic Boys Football Player of the Year. He is pictured at the BCSC Soccer Complex in Columbus, Ind. on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. carla clark | For the Republic For Anthony Johnson, making his mark on the football pitch doesn’t have to involve putting the ball in the […]

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Falls of Kylian Mbappé! Erling Haaland named World’s Most Valuable Football Player

Erling Haaland has been in exceptional form so far in the 2022/23 season. Since joining Manchester City in the summer, the Norwegian was one of the best football players in the world. He scored 23 goals and delivered 3 assists in 17 games. The team led by Pep Guardiola sits 2nd in the English Premier […]

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Springbank footballer reflects on college team’s Cinderella season

Bella Geremia, an 18-year-old student-athlete from Springbank and 2022 graduate of the Edge School for Athletes, recently wrapped up what has been a successful and drama-filled first season with the women’s soccer team at the Thompson Rivers University (TRU). Although it ultimately ended a step shorter than she would have hoped, a Springbank college football […]

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Cotter visionary Allyssa Williams is PB Women’s Soccer Player of the Year

WINONA – What drew Allyssa Williams to football was that her older sister Aubrey didn’t like the game. Naturally, then, Allyssa would like that. “I think I was 3 or 4 years old when I started playing football,” said Allyssa, Winona Cotter’s dazzling senior midfielder and one of five Ms. Soccer award finalists this year. […]

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Cotter visionary Allyssa Williams is PB Girls Football Player of the Year

November 11 – WINONA – What drew Allyssa Williams to football was that her older sister Aubrey didn’t like the game. Naturally, then, Allysa would love that. “I think I was 3 or 4 years old when I started playing football,” said Allyssa, Winona Cotter’s dazzling senior midfielder and one of five Ms. Soccer award […]

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FIFA World Cup: What’s behind the Canada Soccer player compensation dispute? – National

As Team Canada getting ready for 2022 fifa world cupan ongoing fight over player image rights and prize money is playing out on the sidelines. The issue of naming, imaging and licensing rights has been a point of contention in labor negotiations between Canada Soccer and the men’s national team ahead of the World Cup […]

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Ahmed Dhalai is the Daily Southtown Men’s Football Player of the Year

After leaving Yemen for the United States, Ahmed Dalai quickly became obsessed with Richards’ football. Dhalai wanted to play for the Bulldogs so badly that he showed up for a tryout when he was in sixth grade. “All my friends were older then and they were talking about trying out,” Dhalai said. “At that time […]

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Alex Barger is the Naperville Sun Boys Football Player of the Year

Alex Barger was a popular guy this season. The Naperville North elder is one of those rare talents who grabs attention wherever he goes. Fans noticed every time he received the ball, many cheering and some teasing, and coaches plotting against him. Then there were the opposing defenders who dragged him around the pitch, often […]

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Leominster High School football player scores incredible 70-yard tying goal – Boston 25 News

LEOMINSTER, Mass. – A Leominster High School football player recently scored one of the most incredible goals you will ever see. To top it all off, the remarkable boot kept his team’s playoff push going. Leominster found themselves trailing 1-0 with less than a minute left in regulation in a game against Framingham on Sunday […]

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Giant Dragon Ball Z banner flies at Major League soccer game

Dragon Ball’s Gogeta made a surprise appearance at LAFC’s soccer game at Banc of California Stadium in the Major League Soccer Finals. A large banner of dragonballGogeta volleyed in the Major League Soccer Cup Final at Banc of California Stadium. The Gogeta banner floated for a football match between the Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) […]

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Holden Brown Named Football Player of the Week: Jerry Ratcliffe

Courtesy of AVU Media Relations Photo: UVA Athletics After a record nine-save performance in a 1-0 ACC Quarterfinal win over No. 24 Pitt, Virginia goaltender Holden Brown was announced as Top Drawer Soccer’s Player of the Week on Tuesday. Brown was also included on College Soccer News’ Team of the Week. In a hotly contested […]

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BeFootball launches VR football game ahead of FIFA World Cup in Qatar

For 26 years, Italian tire manufacturer Pirelli has been the shirt sponsor of Serie A club Inter Milan. That deal ended last year when Pirelli was replaced by crypto fan token company Socios, which paid $16 million to have “$Inter Fan Token” on the front of the team’s jersey while that “by Socios.com” appeared in […]

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Brown named Football Player of the Week

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia – Coming off a season-high nine save performance in a 1-0 ACC Quarterfinal win over No. 24 Pitt, Virginia goaltender Holden Brown was announced Tuesday (Nov. 8) as the player of the week from Top Drawer Soccer. Brown was also included on College Soccer News’ Team of the Week. In a hotly contested […]

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Ten players receive red cards during a football match in Argentina

A soccer match in Argentina on Sunday resulted in ten players receiving red cards. [Image: Shutterstock.com] A lot of red cards Football paraphernalia bettors were in for a treat as a game in Argentina ended in the sending off of ten players. The last match of the Champions Trophy on Sunday between Boca Juniors and […]

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WATCH: Leominster HS soccer player hits ‘Hail Mary’ goal in dying seconds to tie game, leading team to PK win – Boston News, Weather, Sports

LEOMINSTER, MASS. (WHDH) – What started as a free kick on the other side of the pitch turned into a miracle goal Leo Giglio and his team will remember Leominster High School for a lifetime. “Everyone would want to watch that goal – I watched it a hundred times today,” coach Steve McCaughey said. Leominster […]

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Hand Girls’ Soccer, Field Hockey Take Loss in Conference Semis; Swim team places 4th in SCC Championship

Senior Maddie Coulis and the Hand girls football team suffered a loss to Cheshire in the CSC semi-finals last week and are now preparing to play in the Class L state tournament this week. Photo by Wesley Bunnell/The Source Photo courtesy of Wesley Bunnell Senior Shawk Staak and the Hand field hockey team gave Cheshire […]

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Footballer Nyla Blue, daughter of Lady Vol Hooper, is committed to Tennessee

On social media, she linked a photo of herself celebrating as Lady Vol and Nyla celebrating in an engagement photo. “I have a few pictures of me screaming when I was performing and being really passionate about it,” she said. “How cool, I’m going to take a picture of me like that, then of Nyla […]

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See photos from the MHSAA Division 2 soccer game between Gull Lake and Cranbrook

NOVI, MI – Richland Gull Lake won the MHSAA Boys Soccer Division 2 State Championship on Saturday November 5, 2022. Gull Lake scored the first and only goal in the first minute of the game against Bloomfied Hills Cranbrook Kingswood at the Novi High School soccer field. Scroll down to see our 10 favorite photos […]

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Westmont’s Reese Davidson named GSAC Women’s Soccer Player of the Year | Sports

The Golden State Athletic Conference announced today that Reese Davidson has been named GSAC Football Player of the Year. She is the 10th player in Westmont program history to be so honored. The Rancho Santa Margarita senior is joined on the All-Conference team by senior Taylie Scott of Maple Grove, Minnesota, senior Karly Kingsley of […]

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Jack Isroff is the post-Tribune Men’s Football Player of the Year

Valparaiso coach Mike Enghofer was philosophical as he reflected on the season and career of senior striker Jack Isroff. Holder since his second season, Isroff has left an indelible mark on the program. “The impact he’s had is almost immeasurable,” Enghofer said. “As a coach, you don’t want to think that someone is irreplaceable. You […]

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Another former Iowa State footballer accuses coach Matt Fannon

Another former Iowa State women’s soccer player has accused coach Matt Fannon of abuse, alleging he forced her to play while she was injured and tried to kick her off the team after being diagnosed with the disease. Former 2020-21 Cyclones goaltender Cora Anderson came forward with the allegations after a Des Moines Registry Survey […]

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Nick Castellanos compares Phillies home-court advantage to European football game – NBC10 Philadelphia

Astros have ‘zero wiggle room’ after Phillies bat fans put on a big show in Game 3 originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia When it was over, when the Phillies had finished their 7-0 bombardment of the Houston Astros to move within two wins of a World Series championship on Tuesday night, Nick Castellanos didn’t […]

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The usual contenders highlight the football and field hockey regional finals

Maranacook’s Hope Webb, left, and Old Orchard Beach’s Abby Roy battle for position and the ball during a Class C South Girls’ Football Semi-Final match Saturday at Kents Hill School. Joe Phelan/Kennebec Journal Reaching the Class C South final has almost become old hat for the Maranacook girls soccer team. But that doesn’t make it […]

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Thrown punches in the LSU-Ole Miss women’s soccer game at the SEC Tournament

Punches were thrown in the first round of the SEC Women’s Soccer Tournament between Ole Miss and LSU on Sunday. In the 104th minute of the match, with no one yet to find the back of the net, when the Maya Gordon of the Tigers was met at the ball by Ramsey Davis of the […]

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Soccer and field hockey teams will battle for berths in state title games

The Gorham girls’ football coach, Jeanne Zarrilli, offers lessons during a practice in early October. The Rams face Scarborough for the Class A South championship on Tuesday in a 16-0 battle of teams. Derek Davis/Staff Photographer Scarborough High women’s soccer coach Mike Farley will be on the sidelines Tuesday in the Class A South championship […]

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Taylor Heimerl of Rosemount – Twin Towns

That’s the case every year for Taylor Heimerl: the Rosemount striker’s impressive tally of goals is matched by an equally gaudy tally of assists. This season is not out of the ordinary. The Gophers’ commitment has 19 goals and 17 assists for the Irish, who will face Stillwater in a Class 3A state semifinal at […]

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lohud boys soccer player of the week finalists october 31 2022

Prepare your thumbs. We’re banding together once again, highlighting some of the best performances from the individuals who celebrated a Section 1 Championship last week. Please take a moment to assess what each finalist accomplished, then vote for the athlete who, you think deserves special mention the most. The poll closes at 4 p.m. on […]

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Former Sonoma State University football player Courtney Shoda has a new heart and his number has been retired

Dorene Crist remembers exactly how that day in March 2021 went. Plagued by the pandemic, she worked from the family home in Torrance, Southern California. Crist’s daughter, Courtney Shoda, a 2018 graduate of Sonoma State University and a key defender for the women’s soccer team, lived at home, worked as an ER technician and was […]

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Ludington’s Holmes named LSJ Football Player of the Month

LocalSportsJournal.com LUDINGTON–Ludington Spencer Holmes was a team manager for the Orioles last season. The junior striker had 20 goals and 14 assists for Ludington, whose season ended in a district loss to Reeths-Puffer. For his efforts over the past season, Holmes was named Local Sports Journal’s Player of the Month for October. “Spencer is a […]

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Football player shocks viewers by showing off his trash during game

Geisson Perea makes a revealing play by standing next to his unconscious teammate. Between non-stop action and incredible athletes, football is one of our favorite sports to watch. But once in a while, the occasional slip or rough play makes the game even more breathtaking. In a recent professional soccer game, Geisson Perea, a defender […]

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What happened to Elizabeth Lambert, soccer player and “Ponytail Girl”?

We often see soccer players get tough on the pitch, but one such notable incident happened in 2009. Elizabeth Lambert, the name that made headlines in all parts of the world that year. The November 5, 2009 NCCA Women’s Soccer game between BYU and New Mexico became the most-watched game of the season. What did […]

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Chaminade’s Ponciroli cooks on the Red Devils football pitch | Sports

Chaminade’s Luke Ponciroli loves the nickname ‘Chef’ given to him this season. It is a badge of honor that he wears proudly. “Chef is a nickname that our team managers came up with,” said the Red Devils second-year. “They have funny nicknames for everyone in the team. I was told it was because I like […]

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Footballer injured in knife attack says he’s ‘lucky’ | Sports

MILAN (AP) — Pablo Marí, the Spanish footballer injured in a knife attack at an Italian mall, said he was “lucky” to have survived and was treated on Friday for back and mouth injuries. Five people were stabbed on Thursday and one was killed after a man grabbed a knife from a supermarket shelf, authorities […]

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Bangor Girls soccer player returns for playoffs after 2 serious injuries

Ani Roberts never expected to play football for the Bangor High School girls team this season. The talented junior midfielder played a bit at the end of last season but was limited after undergoing a meniscus transplant in her left knee in the spring of 2021. After recovering from the injury, Roberts broke her right […]

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A student from Glenelg High School helps a classmate triumph on the soccer field

HOWARD COUNTY — Two different social circles, two different class schedules, little to no interaction, all describe how Glenelg High School students Amitav Kohli and Ryan Kobylski were with each other. That all changed in September when physical education instructor AJ Rosenthal tried to find ways to get Kobylski more actively involved in his Allied […]

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“Is this a football or MMA match?”

chelsea defender Thiago SilvaThe wife of was unimpressed following an incident in the Blues’ 2-1 win over Red Bull Salzburg in Champions League October 25. Silva was knocked down by Salzburg striker Roko Simic as he tried to head the ball in the 82nd minute of the game. The Croatian backed into the Chelsea centre-back […]

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Goode named Football Player of the Year

Theo Goode. Photo by Heidi Sitte. Gibraltar/Sevastopol senior goalkeeper Theo Goode was named Packerland Football Player of the Year and a unanimous all-conference first-team selection. The Vikineers, who finished 6-3-1 in Packerland play and handed league champion Sturgeon Bay their only conference loss this season, had two other players named to the first team – […]

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Harris named MAC Women’s Soccer Player of the Week

History links CLEVELAND- Senior Red Shirt Defender Tianna Harris earned honors for Mid-American Conference Defensive Player of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday. Last season’s MAC Defensive Player of the Year played all 180 minutes over the weekend as the Golden Flashes earned two game ties against Ball State (October 20) […]

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Ryan Becher always wanted to be a professional footballer. He watched the game with UMBC. – Baltimore Sun

Growing up in Hummelstown, Pennsylvania, Ryan Becher encountered a recurring question in school: What do you want to be when you grow up? The response from Becher, a professional soccer player, drew some reactions. “Some teachers said, ‘Not many people in this area do that. So why don’t you write something else?’ “, he recalls. […]

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CHS women’s soccer remains undefeated on Monday, men’s soccer, field hockey and women’s V-Ball get road wins

Cheshire High School Women’s Football (15-0) went unbeaten with a 3-0 victory over Foran (7-8). CHS set a team record for regular season wins and also swept the regular season series with the Lions. CHS struck first with 23:35 left in the first half, as three-time senior captain Gabby Tirado scored on a net charge. […]

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Surveys of High School Soccer, Field Hockey, Cross Country and Volleyball Coaches

Here are the weekly coach surveys for men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s volleyball, field hockey and cross country for the week ending October 23. Votes for first place in parentheses when available. 1. Clarence (5) 68 15-1-1 2. Williamsville South (2) 65 16-1 3. Canisius 51 11-3 4t. East Williamsville 45 14-3 4t. […]

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Stafford High School graduate Jackson Hopkins works tirelessly on his football game to reach MLS | Securities

To bump. To bump. To bump. Jeff Hopkins and his wife, Laurie, recognized the early morning sound as soon as they heard it. Standing in their driveway, their youngest son, Jackson, kicked the football again against their Stafford County home. Sometimes the ball strayed and hit house siding or cracked air vents. But usually, Hopkins […]

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Colombian footballer exposes penis before free kick but says it was NOT intentional

Fans are stunned after a Colombian Premier League footballer took out his PENIS in a bizarre attempt to stop the opposition from scoring a free-kick – but he says it was NOT intentional! A Colombian soccer player becomes a funny figure online after a bizarre incident Geisson Perea lowered his pants to distract himself before […]

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Game Lions fall to Dunbar, Central lose to Boyle

Oct. 19 – LEXINGTON – Boyd County knew the enormity of the task in its state tournament opener Tuesday night: defending state champion Paul Laurence Dunbar on home turf. In fact, Leos knew this from personal experience. The Bulldogs eliminated the Lions 4-0 in the state quarterfinals last year. But the score was competitive well […]

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State Boys Soccer: Game Lions fall to Dunbar, Central lose to Boyle | Sports

LEXINGTON Boyd County knew the enormity of the task when it opened its state tournament Tuesday night: defending state champion Paul Laurence Dunbar on home turf. In fact, Leos knew this from personal experience. The Bulldogs eliminated the Lions 4-0 in the state quarterfinals last year. But the score was competitive well into the second […]

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‘Be like Stephen:’ Manchester-Dorset’s 12th man on the football pitch isn’t letting being autistic slow him down | Sports

BENNINGTON – If you were to attend any of Manchester Elementary Middle School’s football games this season, you’d notice they have an extra player on the field. This player, Stephen Cummins, may not have much of an impact on the score of the game, but he sure does have an effect on his team – […]

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‘Be like Stephen’: Manchester-Dorset’s 12th man in the football team just loves being on the pitch | Local News

BENNINGTON – If you were to attend any of Manchester Elementary Middle School’s football games this season, you’d notice they have an extra player on the field. This player, Stephen Cummins, may not have much of an impact on the score of the game, but he sure does have an effect on his team – […]

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‘Be like Stephen:’ Manchester-Dorset’s 12th man on the football pitch isn’t letting being autistic slow him down | Local News

BENNINGTON – If you were to attend any of Manchester Elementary Middle School’s football games this season, you’d notice they have an extra player on the field. This player, Stephen Cummins, may not have much of an impact on the score of the game, but he sure does have an effect on his team – […]

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Jackson Man doesn’t go down in oblivion when he tries to round up moose with an e-bike at a kid’s football game

***For all things Wyoming, sign up for our daily newsletter*** By Mark Heinz, outdoor [email protected] Wyoming residents are used to seeing wildlife, sometimes even the city, but no one at a youth football game in Jackson expected a close encounter Saturday morning. “You just don’t expect a bull moose to run through a kiddie football […]

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Local high school female soccer player hits 100 career goal milestone

It took a little longer for Saranac Central women’s soccer senior Sydney Myers to score her 100th career high school soccer goal. On October 15, Myers had free space in a game against Saranac Lake in less than 6 minutes in the first half. She knew she had to take a chance. The ball roll […]

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Watch two Mini Cheetah robots battle it out on the soccer field • TechCrunch

Some robotics challenges have immediately obvious applications. Others focus more on helping systems solve larger problems. Teaching little robots to play football against each other falls squarely into the latter category. The authors of a new paper detailing the use of reinforcement learning to teach MIT’s Mini Cheetah robot to play goalie note: The football […]

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Man arrested in Briargate after shooting gun near football match

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) — Bystanders arrested a man who was allegedly seen firing his gun near a football game on Sunday afternoon. According to police, when they stopped at the scene on Springcrest Road and Voyager Parkway, they found several citizens restraining the suspect. Officers had been called to the area just after 4 […]

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Kim Kardashian and Son Saint Stay Close During Soccer Game Outing – Hollywood Life

See the gallery Image Credit: BUZZIPPER / LA.GOSSIPTV / BACKGRID Kim Kardashian, 41, spoke on Saturday about her duties as a mother. The reality star was pictured taking her son out Holy6, at a football game in Los Angeles, California, and kept him close by keeping one hand on his back as they walked into […]

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The best male footballer commits to Omaha

Gretna Boys football player Brett Perkins has committed to playing college football at Omaha starting next fall. The eldest was the 2022 Lincoln Journal Star Player of the Year. Perkins was also considering Creighton and Iowa Western. Gretna midfielder Brett Perkins was one of the Honorary Captains of the Journal Star Super-State Football Teams in […]

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Nebraska’s top women’s soccer player commits to Kansas State

Gretna junior Allison Marshall has committed to playing college football at Kansas State, she announced on social media on Saturday. The forward was the Gatorade Player of the Year for Nebraska in Women’s Soccer in 2022. Cadence McCurdy (11) of Lincoln Southeast chases down Allison Marshall of Gretna during the Class A State Championship game […]

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JFK ends season undefeated, beats Southern 4-1 in league football game | Guam Sports

The Southern High School Dolphins scored first, but the John F. Kennedy High School Islanders couldn’t deny their football hat-trick. In a game that featured the top two men’s soccer teams in the Guam Department of Education’s Interscholastic Athletic Association, the Islanders beat the Dolphins 4-1 in Friday night’s championship game at the Association. Guam […]

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Dilkens and Gill pledge to create grass football pitch in East Windsor if re-elected

A Windsor mayoral candidate and a Ward 7 candidate promise to deliver a new outdoor turf pitch to McHugh Park. Mayor Drew Dilkens, running for re-election on October 24, made his pledge Friday morning alongside Ward 7 Councilor Jeewan Gill, Vancho Cirovski and Joe Barile. In line with the longer term goals of the City […]

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Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’ goal: The famous Adidas football goes on sale

A former World Cup referee is set to cash in on his biggest mistake – to the tune of around $3 million. The ball used when Diego Maradona scored his notorious ‘Hand of God’ goal against England in the 1986 World Cup was auctioned off by the Tunisian referee who was in charge of the […]

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Blake Lively and Daughters Appear at Ryan Reynolds Football Game in Welcome to Wrexham

These two are (soccer) goals. Blake Lively was spotted by Ryan Reynolds‘ during the October 12 episode of Welcome to Wrexhamwhich also appeared to include a message from the couple’s children. In the pictures, Blake, who shares a 7-year-old james6 years Ines and 3 years Betty with Ryan, was seen hanging out in the stands […]

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Penn State Sports Hockey Basketball Football Field Hockey

The Penn State women’s basketball team will have an interesting new staff member with the addition of current WNBA player Natisha Hiedeman. She was announced as director of player development on Monday, a role that likely means a lot of one-on-one coaching time with current Penn State players. Hiedeman has been with the Connecticut Sun […]

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Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’ match football is expected to fetch at least $2.8 million at auction

(Reuters) – The football that was at the feet – and in the hands – of Diego Maradona as he shocked the world with acts of both cheeky playfulness and jaw-dropping skill in Mexico 36 years ago was auctioned and is expected to sell for at least 2.5 million pounds ($2.8 million). The ball in […]

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Washington High School unveils new football field

GREENVILLE, NC (WNCT) – A crowd gathered at Washington High School to see the school’s new football field, a project that new football coach Jim Kozuch said was a long time coming. . “Oh, that’s the most amazing thing. I can’t even believe it. I started here 17 years ago and got kicked out of […]

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The Rockland Goncalves freshman football player is a bulls enthusiast

ROCKLAND – “Where’s João?” That’s what Rockland High boys’ football coach Dan Kimball asked his players on a Friday afternoon earlier in the school year. He was looking for João Goncalves, a first-year defender, in training ahead of a big game next Monday. A week later, the following Friday, his single absence then doubled to […]

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DCHS dedicates ‘Dylan Kleparek Coach K Soccer Field’ (Watch video here)

October 11, 2022From: Dwayne Page A brief dedication ceremony was held Monday night at DeKalb County High School’s “Dylan Kleparek Coach K Soccer Field.” It comes almost a year after the Board of Education named the ground for legendary football coach Tiger and Lady Tiger. Coach K, as he is affectionately known, helped start the […]

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Hillsboro rules out McClain Tigers in boys’ football game

The Hillsboro boys’ varsity football team traveled to Greenfield Thursday night to face McClain, as the teams had gone scoreless earlier in the season. But on that chilly night, the Hillsboro team prevailed 3-0 in a hard-fought game and a mostly defensive struggle throughout. Hillsboro scored the only goal of the first half on a […]

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Annville-Cleona women’s soccer player Sage Sherk is a versatile asset

Sage Sherk is a senior on the Annville-Cleona women’s soccer team. It’s quite simple. But where it gets complicated is when we start talking about the position that Sherk plays. Last year, Sherk was a striker for the Little Dutchmen. This season, she maintains the midfield. But she signed to play the goalie role at […]

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“Best game of the season” for the Panthers on the football field

MONROE, CT — The Masuk High Men’s Soccer Team defeated visiting Notre Dame 4-0 on Thursday. The Panthers defense added its sixth shutout and now has a record three straight shutouts. “It was the best game we’ve played all season,” Masuk’s coach Brendan Cavanaugh said. “We pressed the ball throughout the game and it was […]

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The Pleasant Hill Boys football player is set to break the state scoring record

PLEASANT HILL — Through a season shortened by the pandemic and wildfire evacuations, roster changes and a first season on the bench, Adrian Arellano has had one constant in his footballing career: goals. Arellano can score, and he’s getting closer to being the best to do so in the state. The Pleasant Hill senior striker […]

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Altercation during high school football game raises concerns

NEW CARLISLE, Ind. – High school sports are supposed to be a fun way for kids to get involved outside of the classroom, but a high school football game turned violent last month at New Prairie High. The New Prairie Cougars were hosting South Bend Riley for his senior night when a throw-in altercation left […]

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High school football: Football player turned kicker sets Alaska PAT brand

As he approached his oldest, Lathrop (Fairbanks, Alaska) eldest Ryan Thomas decided to try something new. He decided to play football. The rest is Alaskan history. A lifelong football player who had played in traveling teams in his home country, Thomas had never played football until this year. He became an instant sensation, leading the […]

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Report: 1 dead after clash between fans and police during football match

(Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images) On Thursday, a violent clash unfolded between fans and police during a game between Gimnasia La Plata and Boca Juniors. At least one person died in this incident. Due to serious incidents outside the stadium, the main referee stopped the game after nine minutes. The police ended up firing tear […]

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England v USWNT at Wembley wasn’t just a women’s game; it was a statement

Before head coach Vlatko Andonovski chose to speak about the performance of the United States women’s national team, or whether he disagreed with the replay review that cost a goal to his team and an opportunity to come away with a draw instead of a 2-1 losshe insisted on addressing the occasion. The USWNT and […]

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Former women’s soccer player Catherine Carnevale is now part of the team’s unbeaten success as a coach

The Montclair State University women’s soccer team started the season strong, going undefeated with a 10-0 record and riding high in the competition. Head coach Patrick Naughter is not the only one to have contributed to this exceptional departure. There are three other names in this coaching staff, the three former players and only one […]

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The mini soccer field is almost complete in Alton

ALTON – A Mini-Pitch football pitch is within two weeks of completion in Alton. This week, steel framing was installed for the Mini-Pitch football field in the southeast corner of Rock Springs Park, 2116 College Ave., Alton. The project is funded by the Rotary Club of Alton-Godfrey. Damian Jones, executive director of Student Athletes Leading […]

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Laval News | The Parc Lausanne soccer field redesigned thanks to the BMO Team of the Week

The Parc Lausanne synthetic soccer field in the Saint-Bruno district of Laval was recently redeveloped thanks to a grant from the BMO Team of the Week, which was won by the Monteuil U10 women’s soccer team. As part of the renovation, the soccer field now has new goal nets, as well as new player and […]

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CAS hears football player’s challenge to 2-year doping ban | Sports

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A Kazakh footballer suspended for two years by UEFA in a doping case was heard on Wednesday on appeal by the Court of Arbitration for Sport. Ruslan Valiullin tested positive for a banned stimulant after a Europa Conference League match in August 2021, but the case was only brought after he […]

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Xbox injures footballer, causing him to miss football game

Professional soccer player Courtney Baker-Richardson of Crewe Alexandra has missed a soccer match after an unfortunate incident. According to Crewe Alexandra, an Xbox console injured the football player, causing his top scorer to miss against Carlisle United last Saturday. ‘He did it in an innocuous way,’ says Crewe Alexandra manager Alex Morris in a radio […]

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Nonnewaug rules out Thomaston in key BL football game

WOODBURY — On a rain-wet pitch, the Nonnewaug High women’s soccer team firmly gripped their second straight Berkshire League title.Seven games remain in the regular season for the Chiefs after Tuesday’s 4-0 victory over second-placed Thomaston, who also fell to Nonnewaug in the season opener a month ago.The Chiefs (9-0) outscored their opponents, 42-4, and […]

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Darkness delays a football game – The Roundup

The football team after the lights go out in their game against Oxnard College on Friday, September 30, 2022. Photo by Kayla Kossoff (Special to The Roundup) Someone told factory facilities to update the stadium lights schedule because daylight saving time is almost over and the team can’t play at night in the dark. The […]

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Greenfield footballer scores again after hit-and-run car crash

GREENFIELD — As Greenfield High School senior football player Trevor Le-Morrison rolled up his right foot and put the ball in the back of the net on Monday night, a sense of familiarity he had been waiting for months swept him away. overwhelmed. “I had a coach on the sidelines, my team right behind me, […]

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ACC unveils Men’s Football Player of the Week honors

History links GREENSBORO, North Carolina (theACC.com) – Virginia senior forward Philip Horton was named Atlantic Coast Conference Men’s Football Offensive Player of the Week, while UVA sophomore Holden Brown and Syracuse senior guard Russell Shealy shared ACC Defensive Player of the Week honors. Horton recorded a career-high five points with two goals […]

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ROUNDUP: Westmo/Oriskany on UAS, soccer, field hockey, TVL, cross country

Tamburino’s four goals lift Westmo/Oriskany on UAS Jack Tamburino scored all four of his goals in the first half of the Westmoreland/Oriskany Men’s Soccer Team’s 5-1 win Friday over host Utica Academy of Science in the Center State Conference. Nick Hays also scored for the Bulldogs. Anthony Sawanec and Tyler Tamburino had one assist each. […]

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Legendary Iranian footballer under fire for supporting protests

TEHRAN — Iranian officials have targeted Ali Karimi, a legendary and hugely popular former soccer player who spoke out in defense of Iran’s nationwide anti-government protests sparked by the Sept. 16 death of the Kurdish woman Mahsa Amini, 22, in Tehran ‘morals police’ custody for violating hijab laws. “The Attorney General should seize the file […]

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Inside JJ Watt’s relationship with Kealia Ohai, the professional soccer player who stood by his side during the A-fib test

JJ WATT remains one of the NFL’s most feared players on the defensive side of the ball. The Arizona Cardinals star, 33, recently shocked fans by revealing he went A-fib and had to get his heart pumping again. 6 JJ Watt and Kealia Ohai have been together since 2016Credit: Getty 6 The pair were good […]

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Sporting KC beat Seattle Sounders 1-0 in MLS soccer game

Sporting Kansas City forward Willy Agada, pictured lower center, celebrates his goal during Sunday’s game against the Seattle Sounders at Children’s Mercy Park in Kansas City, Kansas. Nick Tre. Black-smith Special to the star Despite missing the playoffs themselves, Sporting Kansas City players and staff took the opportunity to dash the Seattle Sounders’ playoff hopes […]

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At least 125 fans confirmed dead after stampede at Indonesian football match | News, Scores, Highlights, Stats & Rumors

Visionhaus At least 125 fans were killed after riots broke out following an Indonesian league football match on Saturday in Malang, East Java, according to the Associated press. By The Guardian, Persebaya Surabaya picked up a 3-2 victory over Arema. Arema supporters then reportedly “stormed the pitch and authorities fired tear gas, causing crushing and […]

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ROUNDUP: Sauquoit rules out Waterville; soccer, field hockey and more

Sauquoit Valley scored five-man goals in a 5-0 women’s soccer home win over Waterville in the Center State Conference on Thursday. Emma Yerman scored and got an assist. Kaitlyn Corr, Addison Lazarek, Olivia Kalil and Kamryn Yerman also scored a goal each. Jadyn Land stopped the only shot on goal she faced in front of […]

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A professional footballer tries to fly a hovering drone and receives a yellow card

Most people know that firing weapons at unwanted drones flying overhead can result in criminal charges, but who knew trying to take one out with a soccer ball was a yellow card? The Brazilian professional player Marcal makes – now – and will be absent from his club’s next game in Botafogo for his attempt. […]

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Donnelly College and Sporting KC Host Exciting Soccer Game

Donnelly College kicked off the school year with an impromptu soccer tournament on the campus’ new outdoor mini soccer field. Representatives from Sporting KC joined the college for the event. LEVEN PHOTO BY JAY SOLDNER by Moira [email protected] KANSAS CITY, Kansas — In less than four years, Kansas City will be one of 11 U.S. […]

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Tallmadge teenager excels on football pitch, in life thanks to cochlear implant providing hearing

TALLMADGE, Ohio — You would never know that Tallmadge High School senior and college football player Cameron Kennell suffers from hearing loss. The 17-year-old was diagnosed with enlarged vestibular aqueduct syndrome at 7 months after failing three newborn hearing tests, his mother, Samantha Kennell, said. “His father and I made the decision to get the […]

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How do you identify an elite football player?

Football was an integral part of my life. I played on travel teams, competitively throughout high school and even in Europe as part of a stint in Germany, the UK and Denmark. In the Dana Cup final, the German U14 team we stayed with consisted of smaller players with exceptional passing skills and pitch vision, […]

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High School Notebook: Midcoast Football, Field Hockey Teams Reaching Midseason

Mt. Blue’s KK Daggett gets tripped up by Mt. Ararat’s Islah Godo (4) during a women’s soccer game Tuesday in Farmington. Michael G. Seamans / Morning Watchman BRUNSWICK – The high school soccer and field hockey seasons have reached the midpoint, and several Midcoast teams are poised for the season-ending playoffs. The Mt. Ararat girls’ […]

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Sentinel Grove Cottage | Annual football game honors Tim Eckstine

Tim Eckstin [aka Carl] loved playing soccer in the rain. The old Grove Lion Cottage has flourished over time. Tim was a champion, on and off the field. When the Lions football team won the state in 2008, he was the one who helped the team‘decisive goal of the championship. His mother Denise says he […]

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First Intercollegiate Football Game Ball – The Hawk Newspaper

The official birth of football at St. Joe’s dates back to October 24, 1958, when the first intercollegiate football game was played at Finnesey Field. In this inaugural game, St. Joe’s College beat Rutgers University-Camden 6-0. The game ball is now in a case in the collection of St. Joe’s Archives, located in the Drexel […]

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OKWU Athlete of the Week is a soccer player

When it comes to taking on Oklahoma Wesleyan University, opposing women’s soccer teams might turn to the question posed in a song from a Rodgers & Hammerstein musical: “How do you solve a problem like Maria ?” The answer is not easy. Maybe there isn’t. OKWU Lady Eagle striker Laura Maria is like a force […]

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Proposed football pitch at Bell Acres will be memorial to Sewickley Area Soccer founder

Leo Moss left an indelible impression on the young athletes of Quaker Valley. Members of the Quaker Valley Recreation Association, the non-profit organization for the Sewickley area football, baseball/softball and lacrosse sports leagues, want to ensure its legacy continues with a new artificial turf pitch . Fundraising has begun for the Leo Moss Memorial Football […]

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Bow girls football defeats undefeated Bobcats; football, field hockey, volleyball results

Women’s football Arc 6, River Oyster 0 Key players: Bow – Bella LaPerle (goal, assist), Lyndsey LaPerle (goal, 2 assists), Juliette Tarsa (2 goals), Lexi Insana (goal, assist), Ashley Wallen (goal), Lexana Farr (assist), Gabby Tarsa (assist) , Marissa Green (passing), Leah Gallier (midfielder), Olivia Selleck (midfielder), Gabby Tarsa (midfielder), Makayla Trudel (defense), Kendall Murray […]

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Endgame Dust March Montague/Oakridge Football Game | Sports

MONTAGUE — Montague’s West Michigan conference game against Oakridge on Monday ended badly for everyone involved due to a fight between the teams with 1:39 to go. The Eagles won the game, 2-0, but that was not on either side’s mind after the fracas, which began when an Eagle retaliated to an overly aggressive tackle […]