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NY Liberty Secure Fourth Pick In 2014 WNBA Draft Lottery

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(Image via WNBA.com) SECAUCUS, N.J. (Dec. 10, 2013) – The Connecticut Sun won the 13th annual WNBA Draft Lottery and earned the top pick in the 2014 WNBA Draft presented by State Farm, the league announced today. The lottery was conducted in a televised event live on ESPN during SportsCenter. The Sun had 442 chances out of 1,000 to receive the first More...

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By Guest On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013
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Athlete’s Voices: Plenette Pierson, Episode 3. My 12 Favorite Things About Christmas Break

This is the DoubleGSports.com Athlete’s Voices column in which local star athletes provide guest posts updating their fans on what they have been up to. Today’s post is from the New York Liberty’s Plenette More...

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By Bob Whitney On Tuesday, November 26th, 2013
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Hofstra’s Leah Galton, CAA Player of the Year, Motivated For More Success

For Hofstra University sophomore soccer sensation, Leah Galton, she is living her dream of going to America to study and play soccer. “It has always been my desire, from an early age, to go to America to study More...

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By Dave Schatz On Thursday, November 21st, 2013
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De Vanna Named Finalist for Puskas Award

I would like to inform DGS readers that Sky Blue’s Lisa De Vanna has been selected as a finalist for the 2013 FIFA Puskas award; this award honors the best goal of the year, throughout the world, and will be More...

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By Guest On Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
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Athlete’s Voices: Essence Carson, Episode 7. Ups and Downs Of Past Few Months

Essence Carson (Photo used with permission)   Wow, so it’s been a while since I’ve been here. Within the past months I’ve torn my acl, wrapped up an album, and performed at my listening session. More...

U.S. women's soccer team poses for team photo before the match. (Josie Lepe/Bay Area News Group)
By Dave Schatz On Tuesday, October 29th, 2013
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USWNT Cruises Past New Zealand, 4-1; Sky Blue FC’s Christie Rampone Plays

U.S. women’s soccer team poses for team photo before the match. (Josie Lepe/Bay Area News Group) The first of two matches between the United States women’s national team and New Zealand went down in the More...

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By Guest On Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013
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Athlete’s Voices: Dina Parise, Episode 5. From the General Lee to Monday Morning Quarterbacks!

This is the DoubleGSports.com Athlete’s Voices column in which local star athletes provide guest posts updating their fans on what they have been up to. Today’s post is from Pro Mod Drag Racing star, Dina Parise. Dina More...

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By Dave Schatz On Thursday, October 17th, 2013
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Veteran Sky Blue FC Midfielder Makoski Announces Retirement

Image via Makoski22.com Manya Makoski has decided to retire from professional soccer; it’s unclear why she has made this decision. Makoski appeared in 20 games during the 2013 season with Sky Blue, and started More...

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By Dave Schatz On Tuesday, October 15th, 2013
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De Vanna on Australia Roster for Friendly Against United States

(Image Credit: Howard Smith) Soccer fans — be sure to tune in to NBC on Sunday, October 20 at 1:30 p.m. ET. We’ll have the pleasure of cheering for our New Jersey, Sky Blue FC attacker, Lisa De Vanna in More...

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By Guest On Friday, October 11th, 2013
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Athlete’s Voices: Plenette Pierson, Episode 2. Relaxing and Having Fun Before Heading Overseas

This is the DoubleGSports.com Athlete’s Voices column in which local star athletes provide guest posts updating their fans on what they have been up to. Today’s post is from the New York Liberty of the WNBA, More...