Michaux: Douglas can fly too

...meets the eye."Brendan's a good athlete," Richt said. "If you just...strong, you'll see he's a very good athlete who knows what he's doing. He's tough and he's probably a better athlete than people want to give him credit...

Kenyans have big day at Chicago Marathon

...gamesmanship. So that was exciting. Toward the end there, Eliud ran a great race and finished really strong. You bring the best athletes together, they complement each other and (you have) great competition."The men's pack stayed together for about...

Transcript of Ray Guy's Hall of Fame Speech

...placement. That was pretty much it. All through high school and college I played other positions as well. I was a good athlete and could have been a Major League pitcher or an NBA basketball player, but I knew God had something special for me...

Stories about Ray Guy's exploits at Thomson live on

...and used to be a scratch golfer.These are not Paul Bunyan-esque tall tales. These are the stories of Thomson's best athlete. Ever."Ray Guy had a nickname ? 'Wonderboy'," former Thomson football teammate Bob Wilson said, "and he performed...

Nike Nationals uses league setup for the first time

...coming in, it's as good or better as the Peach Jam."And like the Peach Jam, expect to see the game's future stars."It's worth watching," Jiunnies said. "Some of these girls are really good athletes. It's fun to watch."

Hibbitts, West named new Border Bowl II coaches

...some of the best players in the area just get after it," Hibbitts said. "To be on the sideline and watch 22 of the best athletes in the area go at it, it's almost like watching a college game."West has been head coach of South Aiken since...

Troxler ready for challenge at Greenbrier

...athlete, one who excels in baseball or track or another sport, but maybe isn't on the football team. Though the best athletes are usually busy even during those sports' offseasons, Troxler hopes to encourage those athletes to be in football...

Fall Experimental Football League might provide players another path to NFL

...players who don't get drafted and this would be a perfect opportunity for them. We're talking about extremely good athletes, and we will set up a platform for those guys to get an opportunity to prove themselves."Sometimes they are not...

Parity changes face of women's softball

...UCLA and Arizona, but not everybody could go there," Oklahoma coach Patty Gasso said. "So some of these pretty good athletes would start to venture out."I also believe that administrators stepping up for programs throughout the country...

Ferguson: LPGA's young stars are shinning in April

...vitality to women's golf."I think sports are at their absolute best ? and it doesn't happen that often ? when the best athletes in that sport are having the best years of their lives," Whan said that day in Naples, Fla.The rest of the year...