Posts Tagged Women’s sports

UConn unveils 2 more championship banners

Connecticut women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma, left, and men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie stand with national championship trophies won by the two teams over the years during the NCAA college basketball teams' First Night event, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Storrs, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn celebrated a bit more than usual during its annual First Night event Friday, which traditionally marks the start of the new college basketball season.

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Boeheim facing obstacles in 39th year at Syracuse

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Media day for Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim as he gets set for his 39th year at his alma mater didn’t start the way it normally does.

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Cilic downs Robredo to reach Moscow semi

MOSCOW (AP) — U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic reached the semifinals of the Kremlin Cup on Friday by beating Tommy Robredo 6-3, 6-3.

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Gatlin fails to make list of finalists for award

MONACO (AP) — Facing a backlash over his doping past, American sprinter Justin Gatlin has failed to make the list of finalists for the IAAF world athlete of the year award.

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Kang takes 1st-round lead in LPGA event at Incheon

Michelle Wie of the United States watches her shot on the 4th hole during the second round of the LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship golf tournament at Sky72 Golf Club in Incheon, South Korea, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Karine Icher of France shot a 4-under 68 in the second round to take a one-stroke lead at the top of the European-dominated leaderboard at the KEB-HanaBank Championship on Friday.

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