Tag Archives: national

Rapinoe opens up about kneeling

Women’s national team and Seattle Reign FC midfielder Megan Rapinoe opened up about protesting and kneeling during the national anthem in an interview with BBC’s World Football show. Rapinoe became…

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…

NFL gets pushed in a into national debate on race from players

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett’s troubling social media description of the “excessive use of force” he said he endured at the hands of officers from the Las Vegas Police…

Atkin Is First Openly Gay English Soccer Player

But when Ryan Atkin steps onto the field at Eastbourne Borough Tuesday, he will become the first openly gay man in English professional soccer a sign of how far the…

Bennett on why he will continue to sit

Seahawks Pro Bowl defensive end Michael Bennett started what he said will be his season-long refusal to stand for the national anthem on Sunday before his team’s preseason victory over…

Veteran tennis coach Dominic Giacomini

He was the women’s tennis coach at the University of Illinois Springfield from 1991 to 2007. He says the academy will continue and Rochester High School Sonthana Thongsithavong and UIS…