Abby Wambach announces her retirement

...wanted to cap her 15-year career with the game's most prestigious championship. She got her wish.Wambach, who grew up in Rochester, New York, has appeared in 252 international matches with 184 goals.She will play the final four matches of the national...

NOTEBOOK: Georgia's Brice Ramsey gets first start of season - as a punter

...EXTRA POINTS: A third Georgia 2016 commitment has signed financial aid papers with the school. Defensive tackle Julian Rochester, a four-star prospect from McEachern, signed on Oct. 18 after being sent the athletic-grant-in-aid offer by Georgia...

Fiat Chrysler safety chief to retire after troublesome year

...purchasing and senior vice president of engineering.He'll take a senior position in the administration at Oakland University in the Detroit suburb of Rochester Hills, Michigan, starting Dec. 1, Fiat Chrysler said in a statement.

Braves hire George Lombard for development staff

...from Norfolk's opponent, Durham, to have a chance at a division title.The Braves have the wild card as a backup plan. They entered Saturday leading that race by one game over Rochester, so every game is crucial the rest of the way.

Clarence Smith

...Lawson and Sandra and Richard Ray, all of North Augusta, SC; a sister and brother-in-law, Janie and Erv Corless, Rochester Hills, MI; 12 grandchildren, Carson Smith, Ilya Smith, Jessica Boozer, Jamie Smith, Jason Smith, Carl Gay, Andy Gay...

Laura Davies returns to defend her Rochester LPGA title

...Laura Davies find the winning edge at the Rochester International. Not much has changed...Wednesday as she prepared to defend her Rochester title. "Obviously, it would put you...be one away." Last year's win at Rochester - Davies finished at 9-under 279...

Meg Mallon hopes Rochester sparks a resurgence

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- The summer of 2000 was magic for Meg Mallon, a reminder...rekindle that feeling again as she prepares to defend her championship in the Rochester International, which begins Thursday. "I'm not playing as well as...

Teske takes lead in Rochester

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Rachel Teske, who beat Annika Sorenstam in a playoff last...4-under 68 Friday and took a two-stroke lead after two rounds of the Rochester LPGA. "It's been going good - I guess I've got a little bit of momentum...

Rachel Teske wins by four in Rochester LPGA

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Rachel Teske held off hard-charging rookie Lorena Ochoa with a 4-under 68 Sunday to capture the Rochester LPGA, her second consecutive tournament win for the second time in her career. "I couldn't have asked for...

Resurgent Laura Davies takes lead at Rochester

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Laura Davies, getting a boost from new graphite shafts...straight 4-under 68 Friday to vault into the lead midway through the Rochester International. The big hitter from Britain, a 19-time winner on the...