8-Months-Pregnant Woman Runs In US Track Championships

Alysia Montaño is a fast 800 meter runner. Alysia Montaño is the defending national champion in the 800 meters. Alysia Montaño always wears a flower in her hair. Alysia Montaño showed up yesterday to defend her national title, with a flower in her hair. Alysia Montaño also showed up eight months pregnant. Alysia… » 6/27/14 10:01am 6/27/14 10:01am

Past Due: Oddibe McDowell's Team Washed From Playoffs


Miami, FL – As the fans trickled out of historic Flamingo Park, the manager of the Everglades Gators (8-16) touched his bill, hiding the flow of tears. After squeezing out a single run against Miami High (17-5) in the fourth inning, Coach Oddibe McDowell's offense had dried up. An untimely error by his utility man… » 5/05/14 2:36pm 5/05/14 2:36pm

Counterpoint: I Will Run Wherever The Hell I Want To Run

Before dawn some five or six years ago, I shut the door to my Orlando-area non-Disney golf resort vacation destination villa, and set off on my usual Sunday long run. Having no intention of using the resort's three-quarter mile "fitness trail", I headed for the front gate, and began a search for a long, quiet road to… » 4/30/14 11:55am 4/30/14 11:55am