Posts Tagged Women’s sports

Union appeals Rice’s indefinite suspension by NFL

In this photo taken on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, Baltimore Ravens running back Bernard Pierce runs with the ball during the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Baltimore. If Pierce keeps this up, he soon might be known as a premier NFL running back. For now, the third-year pro carries this label: The Man Who Replaced Ray Rice.(AP Photo/Nick Wass)

BALTIMORE (AP) — The NFL players’ union appealed Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension Tuesday night.

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Arkansas women’s golf team wins tournament

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — The University of Arkansas’ women’s golf team has won its’ opening tournament of the 2014-15 season.

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UA women, men cross country teams ranked

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association ranks both the University of Arkansas women’s and men’s cross country teams among the tops in the nation.

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Susan West advances in US Senior Women’s Amateur

DEAL, N.J. (AP) — Former Alabama tennis player Susan West won two matches Tuesday in the U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur to advance to the quarterfinals at Hollywood Golf Club.

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FIBA: Players can wear religious head coverings

International basketball’s governing body says players will be allowed to wear religious head coverings, such as hijabs or turbans, on a trial basis.

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