Tiger Woods roars back to win Masters Tournament

Tiger’s back! The fallen hero and crippled star is now a Masters champion again. The 43-year-old Tiger Woods thrilled viewers — and himself — as he rallied to win the Masters Tournament for the fifth time on Sunday in a ...

$140M Deal makes Russell Wilson highest paid in NFL

The Richmond native posted a video on social media early Tuesday saying, “Seattle, we got a deal,” shortly after agreeing to a $140 million, four-year extension with the Seahawks, his agent Mark Rodgers told The Associated Press. Wilson’s new deal ...

Brown wins ‘Dash for Cash’ at Monument Avenue 10K

In foot-racing lingo, it’s called a “finishing kick” — that ability to grit the teeth, ignore the pain and crank up the speed as the victory tape nears. Brian Brown used just such a “kick” last Saturday to win the ...

High schooler named MVP

Jada Walker’s first basketball season playing away from home couldn’t have gone more smoothly.

VUU golf team heading into CIAA tourney with wins

Three down and one to go. The Virginia Union University golf team is nearing a clean sweep of CIAA tournaments. Coach E. Lee Coble’s Panthers have won three straight events heading into the CIAA Golf Championship on Thursday, April 18, ...

Panthers 2019-20 football schedule announced

Virginia Union University and Hampton University have agreed to renew their ancient football rivalry.

Milwaukee looking to Antetokounmpo for NBA playoff victory

Based on regular season play, the NBA’s best team and arguably best player represent a city perhaps known more for beer and brats than basketball.

Brian Brown strategizing for Monument Ave. 10K ‘Dash for Cash’ contest

If Brian Brown appears a bit on edge this week, it’s understandable. He’s stretching his muscles and plotting strategy for what figures to be the footrace of his life — and certainly the most observed race in his 53 years.

Rain cancellations don’t dampen Flying Squirrels’ opening spirit

The speed limit on Arthur Ashe Boulevard, formerly known as The Boulevard, varies between 25 mph and 35 mph. But at The Diamond, located on the thoroughfare, there is no speed limit.

Baylor women win NCAA Tournament crown

At the end of Chloe Jackson’s college basketball journey, she found a pot of gold. The 5-foot-8 guard was named tournament MVP after leading Baylor University of Waco, Texas, to the NCAA Tournament’s women’s championship Sunday in Tampa, Fla.

Chesterfield’s Megan Walker added to UConn’s basketball success

Megan Walker doubled up on success in her sophomore basketball season at the University of Connecticut. The 6-foot-1 former Monacan High School megastar from Chesterfield County transformed from substitute status to prime-time star for Coach Geno Auriemma’s Huskies.

Wahoo fever!

The University of Virginia has one of the nation’s best all-round athletic programs, but there is something missing: A national basketball title. The Cavaliers, with 25 NCAA crowns to their credit in a wide variety of sports, will try and ...

Richmond Flying Squirrels ready for Thursday night opener

One needs to look no further than the Richmond Flying Squirrels’ roster to discover baseball is a global sport.

Chesterfield’s Jaaber named to All-State team

Mikael “Mick” Jaaber, who led Carver College and Career Academy in Chesterfield County to a 21-6 basketball record and the state quarterfinals, has been named to the Class I All-State team.

HU’s Jermaine Marrow winning eye-popping stats

Basketball players like Rick Mahorn and Jermaine Marrow don’t come along very often. Mahorn was undeniably Hampton University’s premier talent of the 20th century. Now it’s Marrow’s turn to take a shot at HU “man of the century” accolades, albeit ...