TMHS must freeze North Pole

...Falcons will look to slow down the North Pole Patriots in a must-win game with playoff implications."In the playoff scenario, this is very important," TMHS coach Jeep Rice said. "We have to win this, and we have to beat JD to get into the playoffs."North...
Today in sports history

...the Bosch Spark Plug Grand Prix to become the first rookie to win the Indy car PPG Cup championship.1998 - Evander Holyfield...497 yards with three touchdowns in Houston's 30-27 overtime win over Washington. Donovan McNabb of the Redskins is 28 of 38...
Vote counting begins in Scotland on independence

...Newhaven, a former fishing port. "And we are going to win. I can feel it in my bones."For Smith, who went to...Clarke, a writing consultant."If it's a No, it's a win-win situation. If it's a Yes, we will have to deal with...
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Obama welcomes, praises Ukraine's new leader

...enough to quell the violence that has dogged eastern Ukraine."Blankets and night vision goggles are important, but one cannot win a war with a blanket," Poroshenko said before heading to the White House for his meeting with Obama.The White House did announce...
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My Turn: Sen. Begich serves with distinction

...incredible determination. I recall his attempts at running for mayor of Anchorage, thinking on his third try that if he did not win, it could be the end of his political career. He persevered and won. In February 2008, Begich announced he would run against...
Ig Nobel prizes awarded

...the part of the brain involved in facial recognition lights up.Although his research has legitimate scientific value, he said he's thrilled to win an Ig Nobel.___Online: 2014 Ig Nobels,
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Letters: Win-win scenarios 'still not out of style'

...and did it in a timely manner.Finally, I'm happy to say that Mr. Borg stomped on my negativity and demonstrated that putting faith in something or someone to do their job in a win-win fashion is still not out of style.Bill SussJuneau
Mariners rout Angels and gain ground in the race to the playoffs

...Rookie RHP Matt Shoemaker, removed from Monday night's 8-1 win after 7 2-3 innings, is expected to miss at least one turn...and left with a 3-2 deficit, but got credit for an 11-3 win after his teammates got him off the hook with seven runs in the...
In sports, winning always takes precedence who are all for children and everything, but they like to win football games, too. Maybe it just gets back to that lovely...complex push-pull. Players are hired for their ability to help win games and while it would be great if all of them were individuals...
Today in sports history

...1947 - Jack Kramer beats Frank Parket to win the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association yards from scrimmage in a 31-10 win over Miami.2008 - Sebastian Vettel becomes the youngest driver to win a Formula One race at the Italian Grand...


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