A look at football players in the Atlantic Coast Conference this spring who are poised to break out this fall.
The list of proven quarterbacks in the Atlantic Coast Conference is short. In fact, it basically starts and ends with Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence. Ten schools faced questions of varying degrees of urgency at QB this spring. Eight lost a starter from last year, a group that combined for nearly 17,000 yards passing and 107 touchdowns last season. With roughly four months until the season starts, only a handful of schools seem to have solidified their quarterback situations.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There have been many bright, shining stars in the Gonzaga basketball constellation the past two decades. But has there ever been one that has shined as brightly, as quickly, and for as short a time, as Brandon Clarke? Read on.
Over the federal government’s 30-year effort to revive endangered red wolves in North Carolina, there have been many attempts by opponents to get rid of them. But to argue that the wolves engaged in so much sex with coyotes that the two species somehow became one? That was a novel approach.
After being overrun by goldfish, fish managers took the final step in restoring West Medical Lake’s trout fishery, last week.
When Ferris hired former Gonzaga star Samuel Brown to be the Saxons’ coach, they found the right guy at the right time – in ways the South Hill school never imagined.
You meet some incredible, memorable athletes in this business.
Roundup of Wednesday’s prep tennis action from across the region.
Roundup of Wednesday’s prep boys soccer action from across the region.
Roundup of Wednesday’s prep softball action from across the region.
Thursday’s TV, Radio Highlights
The Idaho men’s basketball team may have to restart its rebuild.
Eastern Washington coach Shantay Legans rounded out his six-man, Northwest-heavy recruiting class Wednesday.
Fiercely energetic Tim Anderson spiked his bat to celebrate a home run and Kansas City’s Brad Keller responded by drilling him with a fastball, setting off a benches-clearing fracas in the Royals’ 4-3, 10-inning victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday.
Success has followed Central Valley High graduate Ryan Looney at his three previous head coaching stops: Eastern Oregon, Seattle Pacific and Point Loma (California) Nazarene. Now he’s a Division I head coach. Idaho State announced Wednesday that Looney, 43, is taking over its struggling program, replacing the recently fired Bill Evans.
David Pastrnak scored twice in quick succession, Brad Marchand had a goal and two assists and the Boston Bruins held off the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-4 on Wednesday night to tie the first-round series 2-2.
Roundup of Wednesday’s prep baseball action from across the region.
Kyrie Irving scored 37 points and the Boston Celtics rallied late in the fourth quarter to beat the Indiana Pacers 99-91 on Wednesday night for a 2-0 lead in the first-round series.
Nolan Reid waited many years to play meaningful hockey games in April, so it’s a big deal to him that the Spokane Chiefs are in the Western Conference finals.