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Stepping out on to the ‘Red Carpet’ for the Women’s Sports Foundation: Annual Salute to Women in Sports

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On October 15, 2014, the Women’s Sports Foundation held it’s Annual Salute to Women in Sports at Cipriani Wall Street, in New York City.  I was so blessed to have been asked to cover this event for Double G Sports.  I met so many amazing female athletes who walked the ‘Red Carpet’ in the Cipriani Ball Room and I cannot wait More...

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By Michelle SportsX On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
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Should pro athletes be role models?

Pretty sure it was Charles Barkley who said that professional athletes are not supposed to be role models.  Rumor has it that he also said that all the women in San Antonio are fat, so it could be that what Charles More...

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By Bob Whitney On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014
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Local Foursome Set to Lead Virginia Women’s Soccer to Another Successful Season

(Photo courtesy UVA athletics) The days get shorter, warm days and cool nights, leaves to rake – staples that signal autumn is near. And then there is women’s soccer at the University of Virginia. The More...

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By Bob Whitney On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014
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Sicklerville Native, Max Valles, And Virginia Defense Make Statement in Opening Loss

Max Valles. #88 (Photo courtesy of VirginiaSports.com) Most football fans are drawn to the exciting touchdown run, whether it be a pulsating run from scrimmage, dramatic kickoff return or an electrifying pick six More...

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By Chip Gianni Jr. On Monday, June 30th, 2014
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Danbury Whalers of FHL Honor Paralyzed New Jersey High School Star With Draft Selection

(Aristide Economopoulos/The Star-Ledger) The National Hockey League Draft may have finished up this past weekend in Philadelphia, but on Wednesday, June 25, the Danbury Whalers, a lower level minor league team participated More...

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By Matt Kardos On Saturday, June 21st, 2014
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Worilds Gives Back to Rambler Nation

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Jason Worilds is coming off of a stellar 2013 campaign that saw the Carteret-native post career-best marks in starts (11), sacks (8) and tackles (54) while also leading all of the More...

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By Dave Schatz On Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
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TONIGHT: Local Pro Soccer Team Honors LeGrand at Rutgers Community Night

Tickets Are $10 For RU students, And $2 From Each Ticket Sold is Donated to Team LeGrand Piscataway, NJ–If Eric LeGrand is still feeling upset about what Rutgers University is now calling a “miscommunication” More...

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By Augustine Dashiell On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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Bobby Gunn Jr. Gets Second Straight First-Round Knockout

Hackensack – Junior middleweight prospect Bobby Gunn Jr. recorded his second first-round knockout in as many fights Saturday at the ABC Auditorium in Annandale, Virginia. “It felt good (getting the early stoppage) More...

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By Augustine Dashiell On Friday, April 25th, 2014
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“Jersey Boy” Bobby Gunn Jr. Heads South for his 2nd Professional Fight

HACKENSACK – There is a junior middleweight prospect with a recognizable name on his way to Virginia for his second professional fight. Bobby Gunn Jr. travels to familiar territory on Saturday in quest of his More...

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By Elizabeth Francois On Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
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Women’s History Month Interviews: Brooklyn’s Heather Hardy Found Herself in the Boxing Ring

PHOTO BY NATASHA VERMA Heather Hardy discovered the sport of boxing in her late twenties during the onset of her separation from her ex-husband, when a little kick boxing school opened in her neighborhood offering More...