Tag Archives: First

Serena Williams and Top Level Tennis

But the holder of 23 Grand Slam titles swiftly declared her clear intention to return to the tennis court as a mother. Williams to defend Australian title three months after…

Yedlin wants to be the team’s Energizer Bunny

Yedlin missed last month’s home loss to Costa Rica and then a draw at Honduras that put qualification in peril. He became the first rookie in eight years selected for…

Year of the homers and juggernauts

The 2017 Major League Baseball regular season concluded on Sunday. By no means is this an all-inclusive look, because far too much happens over the course of the 2,400-plus games…

Bergen County tourney

After the first set, Lugtu showed the form that made her one of the nation’s top-ranked youth players before high school. In today’s semifinals, Lugtu will face Northern Highlands’ second-seeded…

Reservoir boys soccer wins against Glenelg, 2-0

Reservoir senior Jonny Tshibadi couldn’t help but dance after he scored with 13 minutes, 25 seconds left in the first half of Thursday’s home game against Glenelg. The goal allowed…

Nadal Wins the U.S. Open

Coming into this year’s tennis season, sports writers and commentators were contemplating career obituaries for Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, rather than predicting that they would sweep the season’s Grand…