• Rivals Portland and Seattle play to 0-0 draw in NWSL

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Thorns and Seattle Reign played to a scoreless draw in a rivalry match that drew 18,114 fans to Providence Park on Sunday, even without the U.S. national team stars playing.

  • Crews set for Atlantic Cup on eastern seaboard

    CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Nine crews are ready to start the Atlantic Cup, which at 1,048 nautical miles is the longest offshore race in the Western Atlantic.

  • In this Sept. 11, 2015 file photo, Justin Gatlin, from the U.S., wins the men's 100m at the Diamond League Memorial Van Damme athletics event at Brussels' King Baudouin stadium. Before a race, the mild-mannered American sprinter says he transforms himself into the feisty guy named "J Gat," a nickname he's given to a version of himself that wants to take over the world from archrival Usain Bolt. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, File)

    US athletes tuneup for Olympic Trials at Prefontaine meet

    With an eye toward this summer’s Olympic Trials, the 100-meter field at the Prefontaine Classic this year includes Justin Gatlin and Tyson Gay.