Germany tops Argentina in extra time, wins World Cup

...predicted that a unified Germany would be "unbeatable" in the future. It took 24 years to prove him right but with young players like Goetze, the next wait may not be as long."We, I think, deserve this trophy," Goetze said.

World Cup title might change Germans' view of coach Joachim Loew

...being the mastermind behind the tactics of Klinsmann's team.As head coach, Loew continued to rely on a crop of young players coming out of Germany's youth academies, showing no reluctance to cut veterans he did not trust to do the job any...

Jonathan Byrd | The Masters

...son play in the Masters, died in July 2009 at age 65. Masters return is feather in Byrd's cap Posted: 04/01/11 Jonathan Byrd was one of those young players who thought he'd be in the Masters Tournament every year.The former...

Troxler ready for challenge at Greenbrier

...No, you're an idiot. You can't win there,' the more it interested me in the job."One task is to keep young players interested in football. Greenbrier has taken off in many sports, with baseball perhaps the jewel of the athletic...

Germany is back in World Cup semifinals

...coach Didier Deschamps said. But, "we don't have the international experience Germany has."While France's young players slumped to the ground and some shed tears after the final whistle, the Germans soberly saluted all corners of the Maracana...

Augusta GreenJackets' Ryder Jones adjusting to daily grind of minors

...approximately eight weeks remaining on the schedule.The daily grind of playing in the Southern summer heat takes its toll on young players who haven't experienced it. Jones said he's adjusting by eating properly and staying hydrated.It's been even...

Jon Egan had the talent, but lost his fire

...him at that time."The power was impressive at that age. Usually, that's one of the last things to develop for a young player, but he could show it to you. During BP, he could put on a show."Egan was destined for stardom. English felt...

New men's doubles team beats Bryan brothers to claim Wimbledon title

...watching this tournament. This is what we kind of dreamed of doing."The 21-year-old Sock became the third-youngest player to win both a Grand Slam men's doubles title and a Grand Slam mixed doubles championship in the Open era, adding...

Defending champ Jonas Blixt leads Greenbrier Classic

...he is healthy and playing well. "I'm watching other people as well. It's fun to be outhere to get to know the young players a little bit better."Simpson (71 on Thurs day) is 17th in the U.S. Ryder Cup standings and Bradley (67) is...

Young players thriving for United States at Wimbledon

LONDON - No man or woman from the United States advanced to the fourth round of the main draws for the first time since 1911, but seven American boys and two girls played round-of-16 matches Thursday.