Olympic swimmer Missy Franklin turns pro after winning college title

...than my parents," she said.WME-IMG is based in Beverly Hills, Calif., and some of its other athletes include tennis player Maria Sharapova, NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick and snowboarder Shaun White. Besides sports, the agency has ties...

Rosalind Ahrens

...Presbyterian Church, and was also a member of the Greenville Service League for many years. Roz was an avid golfer and tennis player and also loved playing Bridge, achieving her Life Master in 2014. She was a loving wife, mother, and friend, who...


...and athletic director Vince Dooley. TennisMurray's trying out BjorkmanAndy Murray is testing out retired Swedish tennis player Jonas Bjorkman, with a view to adding the doubles specialist to his coaching team. Murray has been looking for a...

Ex-teacher, tennis professional Vic Braden dies

LOS ANGELES - Vic Braden, a tennis player in the late 1940s and early '50s who became one of the nation's top tennis teaching professionals, died from complications...

Serena Williams to end boycott of Indian Wells event after 14 years

...LOS ANGELES - After 14 years away, Serena Williams is ready to forgive Indian Wells.The world's No. 1 women's tennis player said Wednesday that she will play in the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, Calif., in March, ending a personal...

Serena Williams talks football

...limited partner in the Miami Dolphins. She'd like to play."I would love to be a linebacker," the No. 1-ranked tennis player said Monday after advancing to the Australian Open quarterfinals. "I just like to block."For non-fans, linebackers...

Serena Williams takes Australian Open

...court with her," said Sharapova, who had to save two match points in the second round. "I've had some of the best memories of my career on this court and also some of my toughest losses, but that's the life of a tennis player."

Team came first for girls tennis player of the year Kayla Hergott

...Kayla Hergott hadn't achieved in her four years at Lakeside was to be named The Augusta Chronicle All-Area Girls Tennis Player of the Year.Check.Hergott receives the 2014 honor after a senior season with the Lady Panthers in which the No...

Freshman Sam Dromsky named the All-Area boys tennis player of the year

...tournament that fell just short of the semifinal round.For his play, Dromsky was named The Augusta Chronicle Boys Tennis Player of the Year."Even though Sam was just a freshman, he acted and played well beyond his years," former coach Miranda...


...He was 86.The death was confirmed Sunday by the NBA through its history Twitter feed and by granddaughter and pro tennis player CoCo Vandeweghe in a Facebook post Saturday. The cause, time and place of death were not given.Vandeweghe averaged...