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College softball player makes history pitching 21-strikeout perfect game

College softball player makes history pitching 21-strikeout perfect game

ABC(NEW YORK) — One college softball player recently proved that she is truly in a league of her own. Hope Trautwein, a senior at the University of North Texas, became the first player in NCAA Division 1 softball history to throw a perfect seven-inning game, with 21 strikeouts in a row. “It’s so cool to…

Scoreboard roundup — 4/12/21

Scoreboard roundup — 4/12/21

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Oakland 9, Arizona 5 AMERICAN LEAGUE Tampa Bay 1, Texas 0 NY Yankees 3, Toronto 1 Detroit 6, Houston 2 Chi White Sox 4, Cleveland 3 LA Angels 10, Kansas City 3 Boston at Minnesota (Postponed) Seattle at Baltimore (Postponed)…

Minnesota pro team’s postpone game following shooting of Daunte Wright

Minnesota pro team’s postpone game following shooting of Daunte Wright

David Berding/Getty Images(MINNEAPOLIS) — All three professional sports team’s with games on Monday in Minneapolis-St. Paul has postponed games following the shooting death of Daunte Wright, an unarmed 20-year old black man in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota on Sunday. Wright was killed during a traffic stop. The Twins postponed its afternoon game against the Boston Red…

Oregon basketball star sheds light on renewed support for women’s athletics

Oregon basketball star sheds light on renewed support for women’s athletics

Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The NCAA has again come under fire for inequities in women’s athletics following a viral TikTok video from Oregon basketball star Sedona Prince that highlighted the stark differences in training facilities for the men’s and women’s teams. Prince joined Good Morning America Monday in her first interview since…

Scoreboard roundup — 4/7/21

Scoreboard roundup — 4/7/21

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Oakland 4, LA Dodgers 3 AMERICAN LEAGUE Minnesota 3, Detroit 2 Boston 9, Tampa Bay 2 Cleveland 4, Kansas City 2 Texas 2, Toronto 1 Seattle 8, Chi White Sox 4 Final Baltimore 4 N.Y. Yankees 3 NATIONAL LEAGUE Atlanta…

Trans women targeted in sports bans, but are they really at an advantage?

Trans women targeted in sports bans, but are they really at an advantage?

ABC(NEW YORK) — Since high school, running has taken up much of 20-year-old Lindsay Hecox’s life, giving her not only an outlet to build friendships, but also a sense of identity and competitiveness. It’s a “core part” of who she is, she said. “I did cross-country as well and kind of realized this is my…

Tiger Woods’ car crash caused by speed: Sheriff

Tiger Woods’ car crash caused by speed: Sheriff

Brian Rothmuller/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Speed caused the rollover car crash that left Tiger Woods seriously injured, Los Angeles County authorities said Wednesday. The accident was also due to Woods’ “inability to negotiate the curve of the roadway,” Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said at a news conference. Woods was driving…

Tiger Woods car crash: Sheriff to release findings

Tiger Woods car crash: Sheriff to release findings

Brian Rothmuller/Icon Sportswire via Getty ImagesBy Emily Shapiro, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) — Authorities on Wednesday will release the findings of the rollover car crash that left Tiger Woods seriously injured.Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva is holding a press conference at 1 p.m. ET to discuss the golfing great’s Feb. 23 accident in Southern California.Villanueva…