October 2014 – WSENetwork.com recently caught up with Tatyana McFadden at the Women’s Sports Foundation Annual Salute dinner in NYC and asked her about the upcoming NYC Marathon. A victory in NY would give McFadden her second grand slam season in a row.
Last year McFadden swept all four major marathons (London, Boston, Chicago & New [...]
McFadden, the only athlete in history to win four of the world’s major marathons—London, Boston, Chicago, and New York—in a single season, will battle a formidable women’s field
New York City—An illustrious field of the world’s best professional wheelchair athletes, led by defending champion Tatyana McFadden of the United States, who clinched the “Grand Slam” of [...]
Chiney Ogwumike: Here Comes the Sun – Part I
by Andy Lipton (Contributor)
George Harrison of the Beatles was sometimes referred to as “the quiet Beatle”. You’ll find his 1969 song Here Comes the Sun, on the Beatles’ Abbey Road album, along with his song Something. During the recording sessions for Abbey Road his bandmate Paul McCartney [...]
New York – Shoni Schimmel was selected with the 8th overall pick by Atlanta..and she has been living her ‘Dream’ ever since…
NASHVILLE – Odyssey Sims was named the winner of the 2014 Wade Trophy, the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) announced tonight during the fourth annual WBCA Awards Show. The prestigious award, regarded as “The Heisman of Women’s Basketball,” is presented annually to the NCAA Division I Player of the Year by the WBCA and [...]
Drug Aware Margaret River Pro
Stop No. 2 on the 2014 Samsung Galaxy ASP World Championship Tour
MARGARET RIVER, Western Australia (Sunday, April 6, 2014): Reigning two-time ASP Women’s World Champion Carissa Moore (HAW) was victorious today, winning the Drug Aware Margaret River Women’s Pro and defending her event title in an electric day of competition. Moore battled [...]
The 2013-2014 season was supposed to be a rebuilding season for the Baylor Lady Bears. With the loss of game-changer Brittney Griner, outstanding senior guard Odyssey Sims has stepped up, big time. Sims, a 5-8 senior guard from Irving, Texas, has taken the lead for the Lady Bears this season and, along with a [...]
BY AIMEE BERG I JAN. 21, 2013
In halfpipe skiing, there are women who can land 1080s. There are women who can spin 900s in both directions. But there is only one woman who has captured two world championship medals and four X Games medals and, this Friday, under the lights at the X Games [...]
Having earned the USA Basketball Female Athlete of the Year honor in 2011 as well, Stewart is the youngest repeat recipient of the award.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 7, 2014) - On the heels of a fifth gold medal with USA Basketball that was earned at the FIBA U19 World Championship this past summer, as well as [...]
Honoring A Legend: University of Tennessee dedicates a new Pat Summitt Plaza and statue for the legendary coach.
Tennessee unveiled a bronze statue honoring women’s basketball coach emeritus Pat Summitt, who led the Lady Vols to eight national titles and 18 Final Four appearances
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The University of Tennessee dedicated the new Pat Summitt Plaza and Statue was unveiled Friday on Tennessee’s campus.
The nine-foot-tall, 500 pound statue, created by internationally-known artist and sculptor [...]