Grambling establishes Sports HOF
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2009
1st class includes Willis Reed, Tank Younger and HOF coach Eddie RobinsonGrambling/Monroe, Louisiana -.Grambling University has spawned many great athletes who have made a significant impact on the world ... read more >>
It's Homecoming Day for Thompson and Quinn
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 04 June 2009
10 years apart, Tina Thompson and Noelle Quinn may not have much in common on the surface - one's a WNBA legend with four championships, the other is just starting her third season.But entering this season ... read more >>
LO and behold
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 04 June 2009
                 STEP-UP TIME: Despite suffering a back injury in the Western Conference Semifinals, all eyes will be on Lamar Odom during the NBA Final staring ... read more >>
Money Makes His Point on ESPN
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 02 June 2009
For one am not a person who will always agree with Floyd 'Money May' Mayweather Jr., but after watching his interview with Brian Kenny, I am convinced that the bias against him has just gone a bit too ... read more >>
Hudson, Pierre and Hunter give back to Compton
Written by Tamara Latta (Sports Writer) 02 June 2009
The Urban Youth Academy is first stop of "Around the Mound" tour In the middle of the Freeway Series last weekend, Orlando Hudson, Juan Pierre and Torii Hunter came together for a different battle - ... read more >>
Mike Tyson's daughter dies after hanging accident
Written by Associated Press 02 June 2009
The 4-year-old daughter of boxer Mike Tyson died at a hospital Tuesday May 26, a day her neck apparently got caught in a treadmill cord at her Phoenix home. Exodus Tyson was pronounced dead just before ... read more >>
CIF Masters Meet Results
Written by Evan Barnes 02 June 2009
CIF MASTERS MEET RESULTS   Girls 4 x 100 Relay 1. Rancho Verde (45.81) 2. Long Beach Poly (45.76) 3. Serra (46.13) * St. Mary’s Academy (46.16)   Boys 4 x 100 Relay 1. Serra (40.74 ... read more >>
Serra’s Thompson has up and down performance at Masters Meet
Written by Evan Barnes 02 June 2009
After winning 400 meters, senior trips during 300 hurdles but rebounds to help Serra 4 x 400 relay take second.   It was a mixed bag for Gardena Serra’s Turquoise Thompson at the CIF Southern ... read more >>
CITY SECTION TRACK AND FIELD FINALS
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 29 May 2009
CITY SECTION TRACK AND FIELD FINALS Girls 4 x 100 relay1. Birmingham – 47.422. Carson – 47.783. Washington Prep – 47.99 Boys 4 x 100 relay1. Crenshaw – 41.172. Birmingham ... read more >>
Crenshaw’s Thomas, Santee’s Carter renew rivalry
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 29 May 2009
Birmingham sweeps boys and girls titles while Dorsey boys finish second   The rivalry between Crenshaw sophomore DeAnthony Thomas and Santee junior Tevin Carter will be one to watch next year after ... read more >>
Finally, the Clippers finish first at something
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 28 May 2009
NBA lottery winner will have easy decisionAs the Lakers continued to battle for a chance to reach the NBA Finals for the second consecutive season, the Staple Center other tenant got some good news last ... read more >>
Manual Arts' Conway switches gears
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 28 May 2009
Prior to this year, Manual Arts senior Terrence Conway had never run the 400-meter dash as his focus was the 200 and 4 x 100 relay. The adjustment wasn't too difficult as Conway enters the City Section ... read more >>
City Section Preliminary Results
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 22 May 2009
May 21 at Birmingham High School Girls 4 x 100m Relay1. Birmingham (47.67)2. Washington Prep (48.39)3. Carson (48.49) Boys 4 x 100m Relay1. Crenshaw (41.36) 2. Birmingham (42.29)3. Taft (42.70)*Dorsey ... read more >>
Crenshaw sets dominant tone at City Section track prelims
Written by Evan Barnes 22 May 2009
Cougars place first in five events, Thomas posts fastest 100-200 times If there was a sign of Crenshaw’s dominance at the City Section track-and-field preliminaries Thursday at Birmingham High ... read more >>
Serra poised for double sweep at Southern Section Division IV finals
Written by Evan Barnes 21 May 2009
SPEEDING: Alexis Faulknor is one of three Serra freshmen looking to make an impact at the Southern Section divisional finals Saturday. Photo by Greg Smotherman What a difference ... read more >>

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HBO Sports' Mayweather/Marquez 24/7
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 May 2009
A Four-Episode All-Access series leading up to the Pay-Per-View showdown between two boxing superstars, debuts June 27, Exclusively On HBO HBO Sports' groundbreaking "24/7" reality franchise, which ... read more >>
STABLE NOTES (5-21-09 Edition)
Written by Steve Schuelein 21 May 2009
Ventura To Tackle Males In Shoemaker Mile Nine days after Rachel Alexandra became the first filly in 85 years to win the Preakness Stakes, Ventura seeks to become the first female in 58 years to win ... read more >>
Olympic Gold Medalists Dalhausser and Rogers Victorious at AVP Crocs Tour Houston Open
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 May 2009
Second-seeded Kessy and Ross Claim First Domestic Women's Title as a Team HOUSTON - Olympic gold medalists and top seeds Phil Dalhausser and Todd Rogers took home their third title of the 2009 season at ... read more >>
Former Laker Brian Grant battling Parkinson's disease
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 May 2009
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RISARC Announces Caribbean Classic Golf
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 May 2009
RISARC Consulting, LLC and its’ charitable arm CCGI Foundation announce all new program and dates for its Fifth Annual Caribbean Classic Golf Invitational. The series of events taking place at Iberostar ... read more >>
SWAC legend Casem honored with NACDA/NIT Athletic Directors Award
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 May 2009
Marino Casem, former director of athletics at Alcorn State University and Southern University, has been chosen as the recipient of the 28th NACDA/NIT Athletics Directors Award.The NACDA/NIT Award is presented ... read more >>
Track Stats
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 21 May 2009
This is a list of local kids to watch at the City Section Preliminaries (Today) and the Southern Section championships (Saturday). City Section League Results100M (Girls)1. Danielle Pruitt (View Park - ... read more >>
City's Fastest take off at Section Prelims
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 21 May 2009
Crenshaw's Thomas, Dorsey's Harris among favorites at Birmingham HSThe City Section's fastest and strongest will gather at Birmingham High School today for the section track-and-field preliminaries.It's ... read more >>

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College Hall Of Famer Wayman Tisdale dies at 44
Written by Associated Press 15 May 2009
Wayman TisdaleWherever Wayman Tisdale went, whatever he was doing, chances were he was smiling.Tisdale was a three-time All-American at Oklahoma in the mid-1980s before playing a dozen years in the NBA ... read more >>
PIERRE Slides Back into Starring Role
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 14 May 2009
SECOND CHANCE: Juan Pierre started the year on the bench but was thrust back into the starting lineup after Manny Ramirez was suspended for a positive dug test.  In his first five games back in the ... read more >>

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