Record set in 2004 broken by viewership


The WNBA draft recently welcomed talented athletes like Caitlin Clark and Angel Reese to the league, showcasing the continued growth and popularity of women’s sports, particularly women’s basketball. The 2024 draft set a record with 2.45 million viewers tuning in on ESPN to watch the Indiana Fever select Caitlin Clark as the first overall pick, […]

Federal Appeals Court Reverses Decision on West Virginia Transgender Sports Ban


A federal appeals court has overturned a West Virginia transgender sports ban, stating that the law violates Title IX, the federal civil rights law that prohibits sex-based discrimination in schools. The ruling blocks a West Virginia law that banned transgender girls from playing on girls’ sports teams. The court specifically mentioned that the law cannot […]

Serena Williams expresses strong interest in owning WNBA team


Candace Parker recently discussed the increasing popularity of women’s basketball at both the collegiate and professional levels. As the 2024 WNBA Draft approaches, there is a growing interest in women’s sports, leading to athletes like Serena Williams considering ownership of professional women’s basketball teams. In a recent interview with CNN, Serena Williams expressed her interest […]

Former Ole Miss coach Steve Sloan passes away at 79; He won two national titles as a player under ‘Bear’ Bryant at Alabama


Former Alabama quarterback and college football coach Steve Sloan has passed away at the age of 79. He was a key player in Alabama’s national championships under legendary coach Paul “Bear” Bryant, winning titles in 1964 and 1965. Sloan started his career as a backup to Joe Namath but eventually became the starting quarterback for […]

North Jersey High School Sports Team Recognized for Outstanding Performance from April 8-14


Each week, NorthJersey.com posts a Player of the Week poll and a Team of the Week poll for high school sports. Readers can vote, share, and see the winners of these polls. After another eventful week in the spring high school sports season, it’s time to recognize the outstanding team performances. Last week, the Emerson […]

Colombia Wins Gold at Sucre 2024 Bolivarian Youth Games


Colombia emerged as the champion of the Sucre 2024 Bolivarian Youth Games, securing first place in the overall classification with 73 gold medals, 51 silver, and 55 bronze, totaling 179 medals. Venezuela followed in second place, with Chile coming in third. The event was broadcast live worldwide through the Panam Sports Channel. The medal table […]

2024 NBA Draft Lottery: Pistons, Wizards Favored for No. 1 Pick; Full Odds List Available


The regular NBA season has come to an end, and now teams are preparing for the upcoming Draft Lottery on May 12. With 10 teams immediately shifting focus to the offseason, the Detroit Pistons and Washington Wizards have the highest chances of landing the No. 1 overall pick at 14%. The Charlotte Hornets and Portland […]

Verne Lundquist reflects on career and retirement from the Masters


Wyndham Clark recently discussed his excitement for the upcoming Masters tournament on Sports Seriously. He shared how he has been studying Tiger Woods’ successful approach to playing at Augusta over the years. As Verne Lundquist prepares to call his final Masters tournament in 2024, he reminisced about the many memorable moments he has witnessed and […]

On Monday, twenty-five teams kick off offseason programs


Monday marks the deadline for settling up with Uncle Sam for the money earned while working in 2023. It is also the day when 25 teams will officially begin their work for the upcoming 2024 season. Seven teams have already started their offseason program, with the remaining teams set to open up on Monday. The […]

PHS boys finish as runners-up at Dick Dei Tournament | Latest News, Sports, Employment opportunities


At the Dick Dei Track Classic in Wheeling, Parkersburg’s Jack Mills won the 3200 race with a time of 9:38.78, leading his team to a runner-up finish. His teammate, Connor George, also had a strong performance, finishing in third place with a time of 9:55.42. Another standout athlete was Magnolia’s Landen Davis, who secured second […]