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USA Women’s Eagles Announce Roster For Rugby World Cup

The USA Women’s National Rugby Team (Twitter: @USARugby) BOULDER, Colo. — The Women’s Eagles have been selected for the IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014. In total, 26 players will have the chance to represent the U.S.A. in Paris for the prestigious tournament. Additionally, four players will accompany the team to Paris as reserves. “It […]

2014 Men’s Volleyball World League: USA vs Russia 4: top scores

In pool Play, Check out the best scores in featuring a huge rally, and an accidental smash in the face as Russia final gets a win over USA this season, 3-0.

2014 Men’s Volleyball World League: Pool Play: USA vs Russia 4

Pool Play, after losing the first three matches, 2nd ranked Russia comes back to sweep 4th ranked Americans 25-21, 25-19, 25-21 in match four. USA is now 8-2 and Russia 5-5.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Sum wins 800m

Eunice Jepkoech Sum (KEN) remains undefeated this season, winning today with a season best at 1:58.48. .31 seconds faster than Yekaterina Poistogova (RUS).

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Pole Vault Fail

Former junior world champ Thiago Braz (GRA) second try at 5.87 meters goes about as wrong as it can. Still he managed to finish 2nd, after walking away, seemingly, unharmed by his drop in the box.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Culson wins 400m hurdles

Javier Culson (PUR) holds off a late charge by Michael Tinsley (USA) by .08 seconds, winning at 48.32 seconds and now ties Tinsley for the lead in the Diamond League.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Kwemoi wins 1500m

18 year old Ronald Kwemoi (KEN) shows off his speed getting the win, beating Silas Kiplagat (KEN) by .33 seconds with a personal best at 3:31.48. Kiplagat leads the Diamond League.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Lagarde wins 110m hurdles

After a false start, Pascal Martinot-Lagarde (FRA) gets his third straight Diamond League win with a world leading time of 13.06, winning by .07 seconds over Sergey Shubenkov (RUS). David Oliver was 4th, 13.23.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Cherono wins 3000m

Mercy Cherono (KEN) gets the win at 8:50.24, by .57 seconds in the last meters over Genzebe Dibaba (ETH). Combined with 5000m races as well, Cherono has seasons lead.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Kirani wins 400m

As he did in Eugene (which was a non-Diamond League race), Kirani James (GRN) held off Lashawn Merritt (USA) to get his first DL win this season at 43.74, by .18 seconds, though Merritt leads with three wins.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Henderson wins Long Jump

Newly crowned American Champ Jeff Henderson gets his second Diamond League win, beating the Olympic Champ, Greg Rutherford (GBR) by .12 meters, at 8.31 meters.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Gatlin vs Gay in 100m

Team USA packs a 1, 2, 3 punch sweeping the 100 meter race during the 2014 Diamond League Lausanne. Tyson Gay, returning from a recent ban, settles for second place, falling only .13 seconds behind Justin Gatlin. Gatlin, who remains undefeated this season, took first place with the best time of 9.80 and Michael Rodgers landed in third place with a final time of 9.98.

2014 IAAF Diamond League: Lausanne, Switzerland (Mobile)

Renowned the workd over for fast times on the track and a passionate crowd off it, the 2014 edition will be the 38th Athletissima and the fifth to be held as part of the IAAF Diamond League.

2014 IAAF Diamond League: Lausanne, Switzerland

The Lausanne meeting is one of two IAAF Diamond League events to be held in Switzerland., alongside Zurich’s Weltklasse. Known as Athletissima, the meeting was first held in 1977 at the Stade Stade Pierre de Coubertin, but now takes place in the Stade de la Pontaise. Renowned the workd over for fast times on the track and a passionate crowd off it, the 2014 edition will be the 38th Athletissima and the fifth to be held as part of the IAAF Diamond League.

2014 USA Bobsled & Skeleton Athlete Award Recipients

Elana Meyers and Lolo Jones (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Bongarts/Getty Images) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 30, 2014)- Eleven USA Bobsled & Skeleton athletes were honored for their 2013-2014 season accomplishments in Colorado Springs on Saturday evening at the seventh annual gala awards dinner. The gala concluded a four-day national team camp at the Olympic Training Center. […]

2014 USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships Recap

The USATF Outdoor Championships returned to Sacramento for 2014. The 2014 USATF Outdoor Championships brought the nation’s best athletes to Northern California while also serving as the final stop of the 2014 Outdoor USATF Championship Series. Men’s and Women’s 100m: In the 100m men’s final, Mike Rodgers (St. Louis, Missouri) rocketed to his first U.S. title since […]

2014 USA Track and Field Championship: Hammer Throw

Kibwe Johnson nailed his titel winning throw in the second round at 74.16 meters, beating AG Kruger by .82 meters, who also hit his big throw in the second row.

2014 USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships: Sacramento, CA: UniSport Show: June 29 (Mobile)

The 2014 USATF Outdoor Championships will bring the nation’s best athletes to Northern California while also serving as the final stop on of the 2014 Outdoor USATF Championship Series.

2014 USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships: Sacramento, CA: UniSport Show: June 29

The 2014 USATF Outdoor Championships will bring the nation’s best athletes to Northern California while also serving as the final stop on of the 2014 Outdoor USATF Championship Series.

2014 USA Track and Field Championship: Men’s 10,000m

Galen Rupp keeps his US title beating Chris Derrick by 6.11 seconds, with a time of 28:12.07.

2014 USA Track and Field Championship: Women’s 10,000m

Jordan Hasay clearly kicked too soon as Kim Conley roared back for the win at 32:02.07, winning by 1.21 seconds.

2014 USA Track and Field Championship: Men’s 5,000m

As he has done in the past, now at 39 years old, Bernard Lagat gets the title and the win at 13:31.41, beating Andrew Bumbalough by .60 seconds.

2014 USA Track and Field Championship: Women’s 5,000m

Shannon Rowbury moved to the front in the final meters, but it wasn’t enough as Molly Huddle claims her second career US Women’s 5,000 title at 15:01.56, beating Rowbury by .05 seconds.

2014 USA Track and Field Championship: Women’s Triple Jump

Amanda Smock wins the 2014 American title by jumping 13.77, beating both Ciarra Brewer and Lynnika Pitts by .20 meters.

2014 USA Track and Field Championship: 100m Recap

Mike Rodgers gets the win at 10.09, beating Ryan Bailey by .14 seconds, while Tianna Bartoletta gets the win in the Women’s race by .12 seconds over Barbara Pierre at 11.15 seconds

2014 USA Track and Field Championship: Men’s Triple Jump

Will Claye wins his first title at 17.75 meters, beating Christian Taylor (as he has all season, by .38 meters.

2014 USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships: Sacramento, CA: UniSport Show: June 28 (Mobile)

The 2014 USATF Outdoor Championships will bring the nation’s best athletes to Northern California while also serving as the final stop on of the 2014 Outdoor USATF Championship Series.

2014 USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships: Sacramento, CA: UniSport Show: June 28

The 2014 USATF Outdoor Championships will bring the nation’s best athletes to Northern California while also serving as the final stop on of the 2014 Outdoor USATF Championship Series.

Team USA Assignments For 2014 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating

Gracie Gold (U.S. Figure Skating) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 27, 2014) – The International Skating Union (ISU) announced today athlete selections for the 2014 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Series, which will begin Oct. 24-26 with 2014 Hilton HHonors Skate America in Chicago. The field at Skate America will feature several members of the […]

2014 USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships

Sanya Richards-Ross (Leo Mason-USA TODAY Sports) Universal Sports will broadcast the USATF Outdoor Championships on Saturday, June 28, at 6 PM ET and Sunday, June 29, at 3 PM ET LIVE. CLICK HERE for the complete schedule.  The USATF Outdoor Championships return to “Sac-Town” for 2014. The 2014 USATF Outdoor Championships will bring the nation’s best […]

USA Rugby Eagles Defeat Canada for First Time Since 2009

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The Men’s Eagles put an end to a winless streak against Canada with a thrilling, 38-35 victory in front of a sold-out crowd at Bonney Field Saturday. The afternoon kickoff forced the referee to stop play during each half for water breaks, but both teams ensured the fans would get a full […]

2014 USA Swimming Grand Prix: Santa Clara, CA: Day #2

This weekend, hundreds of the best swimmers around the country flock west and converge in Santa Clara, California. The Arena Grand Prix at Santa Clara commences on Thursday, featuring numerous Olympians, NCAA veterans, post-graduates, club swimmers, high schoolers, and age groupers from all over the world. Huge names return to the pool for one final dress rehearsal prior to this summer’s National Championships.

 

2014 Rugby Pacific Nations Cup: USA vs Canada: Face Hit

Todd clever (USA) let’s John Moonlight (CAN) get a real good look at the ball. Moonlight let’s some choice words fly and get busted for it.

2014 Rugby Pacific Nations Cup: USA vs Canada: Top Scores

Check out the best tries as Canada shows Team USA what happens when you make a ball handling error. Still USA got the win 38-35.

2014 Rugby Pacific Nations Cup: USA vs Canada

After seven straight losses, team USA finally scores a win against Canada, winning a seesaw game 38-35. USA is now 1-1, Canada 0-2, with Japan leading the pool at 2-0.

2014 USA Swimming Grand Prix: Santa Clara, CA: Day #1

This weekend, hundreds of the best swimmers around the country flock west and converge in Santa Clara, California. The Arena Grand Prix at Santa Clara commences on Thursday, featuring numerous Olympians, NCAA veterans, post-graduates, club swimmers, high schoolers, and age groupers from all over the world. Huge names return to the pool for one final dress rehearsal prior to this summer’s National Championships.

2014 IRB Pacific Nations Cup: Sacramento, CA: USA vs. Canada (Mobile)

The Eagles will finish their 2014 Pacific Nations Cup campaign against the border rival Saturday, June 21, at Bonney Field. The area has been kind to the team in recent years, with the Eagles winning two of their last three matches in Santa Clara and Stanford, but Canada is coming off of two close losses this summer and a seven-match unbeaten streak against the Eagles.

2014 IRB Pacific Nations Cup: Sacramento, CA: USA vs. Canada

The Eagles will finish their 2014 Pacific Nations Cup campaign against the border rival Saturday, June 21, at Bonney Field. The area has been kind to the team in recent years, with the Eagles winning two of their last three matches in Santa Clara and Stanford, but Canada is coming off of two close losses this summer and a seven-match unbeaten streak against the Eagles.

Team USA’s Class of 2014 Awards

Cutest Couple Honorable Mention: Charlie White and Tanith Belbin (Instagram: charlieawhite) By Seth Rubinroit Graduation season is here and Team USA decided to join in on the fun, crowning this year’s most memorable athletes. Here are some of our favorites: Most Athletic: Eddy Alvarez Eddy Alvarez (Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports) Even when compared to fellow Olympians, Eddy […]

Previewing USA Rugby vs. Canada

USA Rugby Men’s Eagles (Michael Lee/USA Rugby) SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The Men’s Eagles are in Northern California this week looking to reverse a recent trend of Canadian dominance on the rugby pitch. Canada took all three of the two teams’ meetings last year, including a two-leg IRB Rugby World Cup 2015 Qualifier series win in […]

2014 Rugby Pacific Nations Cup: USA vs Japan: Crossing the Line

Kenki Fukuoka (JPN) crossed the try line, although before picking up the try, Folau Niau (USA) slapped the ball out of his hand. Japan would go on to win 37-29.

2014 Rugby Pacific Nations Cup: USA vs Japan: Top Scores

Check out the best tries of the match as Blaine Scully gets a ‘hat trick’ and Japan gets the win with a final score of 37-29.

2014 Rugby Pacific Nations Cup: USA vs Japan: Japan wins again

Japan increases it’s winning streak to four against the USA. Winning 37-29 with two penalty kicks and a conversion kick more than the Eagles, Japan is now 2-0 and USA is 0-1 in the Cup.

2014 Rugby Pacific Nations Cup: USA vs Japan: Clever Interview

USA Eagles’ Captain Todd Clever talks about the loss and getting ready for Canada next.

2014 USA Rugby vs. Japan: Los Angeles, CA (Mobile)

The Eagles have a 12-1-7 all-time record against Japan, with last year’s PNC match at Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium in Tokyo the 20th meeting between the two nations.

2014 USA Rugby vs. Japan: Los Angeles, CA

The Eagles have a 12-1-7 all-time record against Japan, with last year’s PNC match at Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium in Tokyo the 20th meeting between the two nations.

2014 Women’s Intercontinental Water Polo: Final: USA vs Australia Top Plays

Watch the top plays from the Women’s water polo final in Riverside, California.

2014 Women’s Intercontinental Water Polo: Final: USA vs Australia

After losing to USA in the Olympics, Australia was able to pull off a decisive victory in the Intercontinental Finals.

USA Eagles Host Japan in Pacific Nations Cup

USA Eagles (Michael Lee/USA Rugby) By Chad Wise CARSON, Calif. – The USA Eagles will look to bring a winning brand of rugby to Southern California June 14, when Japan crosses the Pacific Ocean for the Eagles’ opening match of the 2014 IRB Pacific Nations Cup. StubHub Center previously hosted the Eagles’ Pacific Nations Cup match […]

2014 Women’s Intercontinental Water Polo: Semi-final: USA vs China

USA beats China in the qualifiers match and continues to play Australia for gold.

USA Men’s Eagles Suffer Painful Loss Against Scotland

HOUSTON, Texas – The Men’s Eagles lost two players to injury in the first 20 minutes of Saturday’s match against Scotland at BBVA Compass Stadium, a 24-6 loss in front of 20,001 fans. Shalom Suniula, starting his first match for the Eagles, got the game started with the kickoff and Blaine Scully nearly won it […]

2014 USA Rugby: USA vs Scotland: Match Injuries

Team USA loses three players in the first half of play, Phil Thiel, Andrew Suniula, and Jim Hamilton. Even the Captain Todd Clever gets well bloodied.

2014 USA Rugby: USA vs Scotland: Top Score of the Match

Both teams went up for the ball, but Stuart Hogg (SCO) came down with it and took it to the house, helping Scotland win 24-6.

2014 USA Rugby: USA vs Scotland: Match Highlight

As both teams work on getting in fighting shape for the World Cup next year, 10th ranked Scotland beats the 18th ranked Americans 24-6

2014 USA Rugby: USA vs Scotland: Interview

Nick Gismondi talks with the American Team Captain about the tough loss and with man-of-the-match, Scotland’s Suart Hogg.

 
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