Posts Tagged Women’s sports

Ex-Seahawk Jerramy Stevens pleads no contest to DUI charge

TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) — Former Seattle Seahawks tight end Jerramy Stevens has pleaded no contest to driving drunk in a Southern California beach town.

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Champ Lydia Ko takes first-round lead in Swinging Skirts

Juli Inkster is embraced on the ninth green of the Lake Merced Golf Club after finishing the first round of the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic golf tournament Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Daly City, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Lydia Ko settled for a tap-in birdie on the par-5 14th after her eagle chip deflected off the pin and the defending champion shot a 5-under 67 to take the first-round lead Thursday in the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic.

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Villanova wins Penn Relays women’s distance medley relay

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Stephanie Schappert led Villanova to its fourth straight Penn Relays women’s distance medley relay championship Thursday, running the anchor leg at Franklin Field

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Police: WNBA’s Griner, fiancee Glory Johnson arrested

This combo of booking photos released by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, show WNBA players Brittney Griner, left, and her fiancee Glory Johnson. The couple were arrested Wednesday, April 22, 2015, on suspicion of assault and disorderly conduct following a fight at their home in a Phoenix suburb. The two 24-year-olds were booked into jail in Phoenix following their arrests and later released. The pair announced their engagement late last summer. (Maricopa County Sheriff's Office via AP)

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner and her fiancee, fellow WNBA player Glory Johnson, were arrested on suspicion of assault and disorderly conduct after an argument in the home they recently purchased together became physical.

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Wozniacki wins, Kvitova loses in Porsche GP 2nd round

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark returns the ball to Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic at the Porsche Grand Prix tennis tournament in Stuttgart, Germany, Thursday, April 23, 2015. (Marijan Murat/dpa via AP)

STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Angelique Kerber of Germany upset three-time defending champion Maria Sharapova 2-6, 7-5, 6-1 in the second round of the Porsche Grand Prix on Thursday.

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