athletics

This May 8, 2019 photo shows a sign for Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.
Angie Wang/AP Photo
May 17, 2019 - 12:31 pm
By Kantele Franko and Julie Carr Smyth COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A now-dead Ohio State team doctor sexually abused at least 177 male students from the 1970s through the 1990s, and numerous university officials got wind of what was going on over the years but did little or nothing to stop him, according...
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In this April 1964 file photo, San Francisco Giants' Willie McCovey poses for a photo, date and location not known. McCovey, the sweet-swinging Hall of Famer nicknamed "Stretch" for his 6-foot-4 height and those long arms, has died.
AP Photo, File
November 01, 2018 - 10:16 am
By Janie McCauley, AP Baseball Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Willie McCovey, the sweet-swinging Hall of Famer nicknamed "Stretch" for his 6-foot-4 height and those long arms, died Wednesday. He was 80. The San Francisco Giants announced McCovey's death, saying the fearsome hitter passed "peacefully"...
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Amy Cohen is in her eighth season as head coach of the West Chester University field hockey team.
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
October 12, 2018 - 12:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The West Chester University field hockey program has been a premier program in Division II for quite some time, and things are no different here in 2018. The Golden Rams are 8-1 (3-0 in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference) and ranked No. 1 in the country. Last...
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Dr. Sanjay Sharma, professor of cardiology at St. George's University of London, speaks during an interview on Wednesday Aug. 8, 2018 about a study he led which found procedures that can help identify athletes who are at risk for heart-problems.
AP Photo/Robert Stevens
August 08, 2018 - 5:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — What kind of heart check-up do young athletes need to make the team? A large study of teenage soccer players in England found in-depth screening didn't detect signs of trouble in some athletes who later died — yet allowed others at risk to get treated and back in the game. At...
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Erik Diamond
Rosemont Athletics
Matt Leon
May 14, 2018 - 12:34 pm
BRYN MAWR, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Rosemont College men's golf team is headed to the Division III NCAA Championships. Play begins down in Greensboro, North Carolina, on Tuesday. The Ravens earned this opportunity by winning the Colonial States Athletic Conference title. "It definitely was a goal...
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