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Vardy's Rochester team joins MLS Next Pro, launching in 2022

Dec. 06, 2021 18:31 PM EST

When Jamie Vardy was cut by his local youth team at 16, the rejection certainly stung. But it didn't deter him. Vardy went on to play for a semipro team while working to make ends meet — persistence that eventually paid off for the Leicester City striker. Vardy is...

Luke Gorzinski tops AP's 8-player, All-State football team

Dec. 06, 2021 17:17 PM EST

Luke Gorzinski went through the long, grueling and sometimes frustrating ACL rehab process even though his knees are fine. The Powers North Central quarterback understands that being the leader of a state championship football program takes more than a strong arm and fleet feet. So...

AP 8-player All-State football team led by Luke Gorzinski

Dec. 06, 2021 17:06 PM EST

The 2021 Michigan Associated Press 8-player All-State football team, which is selected by a statewide panel of nine sports writers in the state: ___ PLAYER OF THE YEAR Luke Gorzinski, Powers North Central. ___ QUARTERBACKS ...

The Latest: Kickers had 7 missed XPs in afternoon games

Dec. 05, 2021 19:54 PM EST

The Latest from Week 13 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 7:50 p.m. It’s been another rough day for NFL kickers. With only the Sunday night matchup between the Broncos and Chiefs remaining, kickers have...

Bills CB Dane Jackson draws on memories of 4 late friends

Dec. 05, 2021 13:09 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Dane Jackson pays little heed to questions of what challenges he faces in preparing to replace Tre’Davious White in the Buffalo Bills secondary. The second-year cornerback need only point to his left arm, where the initials D, D, D, R are...

Texas high school football playoff pairings

Dec. 04, 2021 22:18 PM EST

Texas high school football playoff pairings, provided by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine and texasfootball.com and distributed by The Associated Press. CLASS 6A DIVISION I State Semifinals Southlake Carroll (14-0) vs...

Presbyterian's no-punt coach Kelley resigns after 1 season

Dec. 04, 2021 15:55 PM EST

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Presbyterian coach Kevin Kelley, known for not punting, has resigned after going 2-9 in his first season coaching college football. Kelley left for personal reasons, the school said in a statement. He was hired last April and gained attention for...

Iowa high school player arrested in post-game attack

Dec. 03, 2021 17:56 PM EST

CARLISLE, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa high school basketball player has been arrested following an apparent assault on an opposing player at the end of a game as the two teams lined up to shake hands, authorities said. The attack reportedly followed a boys' high school...

Franklin's Burkett named top player, Lee earns coach of year

Dec. 02, 2021 16:52 PM EST

When you look at Myles Burkett’s body of work this past season, you have one of the best seasons ever for a Wisconsin high school quarterback. The 6-foot-2, 200-pound senior from Franklin completed 206 of 289 passes (71.3%) for 3,427 yards, 36 touchdowns and four...

AP Wisconsin All-State Football Teams

Dec. 02, 2021 16:51 PM EST

2021 ASSOCIATED PRESS ALL- STATE FOOTBALL TEAM PLAYER OF THE YEAR – Myles Burkett, 6-2, 205, Sr., Franklin COACH OF THE YEAR – Tom Lee, La Crosse Aquinas x - unanimous selection OFFENSE FIRST TEAM ...