Today In Sports History

...third time with a five-stroke victory over Gloria of 84 PGA tournament victories.1984 - Seve Ballesteros wins...brilliant heptathlon career with a victory at the Goodwill Games. It's...10-under 274 for a three-stroke victory over Sweden's Niclas Fasth...
Frank edges Elliott on Ben Blackgoat course

...Mearig and her sister Meagan DeSloover. Mearig was a freshman teammate on the 1996 Crimson Bears team that Blackgoat led to victories around Southeast."He just enjoyed running," Mearig said in an earlier interview. According to former teammates, Blackgoat...
New year, same foe for Juniors softball All-Stars

...Sami Good, and Skylar Hickok.2012's first game opened with a 14-12 City View win and they followed that with a 14-4 victory. The final game was a one-run loss that would be felt for the following two seasons.For that third-straight game, Juneau...
Majka earns Pole position on Tour's 14th stage

...rider Rafal Majka sped to a solo breakaway victory on Stage 14 as the Tour de France wrapped...ascent up to Risoul ski station.Majka's victory was the first on this Tour by his Tinkoff-Saxo...year, said of his first professional victory after chucking his stage winner's bouquet...
Norway's Kristoff wins stage

...but could see it coming - their first Tour de France stage victory. Those last 50 meters, however, got in the way.A Norwegian speedster Alexander Kristoff, his second stage victory in this Tour.The 138-mile (222-kilometer) stage went...
Today in sports history

...Herbert wins the PGA championship with a 2-1 final round victory over Dow Finsterwald.1963 - Jack Nicklaus wins the PGA championship...142-year history.2007 - Bernard Hopkins earns another stunning victory in the twilight of his fighting days, ending Winky Wright's...
Rory McIlroy wins British Open for 3rd major

...McIlroy said after his two-shot victory Sunday that was never really in doubt...1-under 71 and complete his wire-to-wire victory.In another major lacking tension over...May with a telephone call.His path to victory in The Open was much smoother.McIlroy...
Mariners score 2 runs in 12th, beat Angels 3-2 of 779 pitches in 28 innings.Each team has a marathon victory with one game left in the weekend series.Logan Morrison hit...Dominic Leone (3-2) pitched one-plus inning for the victory after taking the loss Friday. Leone was pulled after giving...
Angels rally in 9th against Rodney to beat Mariners

...for their major league-leading 30th come-from-behind victory.Mike Trout drew a leadoff walk and scored on Pujols' behind AL West-leading Oakland following their 13th victory in 14 games."It was awesome. Anytime we get a chance to...
Today in history

...In 1861, during the Civil War, the first Battle of Bull Run was fought at Manassas, Virginia, resulting in a Confederate victory.In 1925, the so-called "Monkey Trial" ended in Dayton, Tennessee, with John T. Scopes found guilty of violating state...


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