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League of their own: Softball players are part-owners

Aug. 28, 2021 12:46 PM EDT

Victoria Hayward will be back on the field this weekend as a player — and as an owner. After hitting .300 at the Tokyo Olympics, the Canadian outfielder heads one of four teams that start play Saturday at Athletes Unlimited in Rosemont, Illinois. ...

Former coach sues Amherst College for alleged discrimination

Aug. 18, 2021 13:46 PM EDT

The former head coach of Amherst College's men's lacrosse team is suing the college because of claims that school officials discriminated against him, and ultimately fired him, on the basis of his race. The lawsuit filed Friday alleges that Rashad Devoe, a Black man, was...

Kayla Treanor named to take over Syracuse women's lacrosse

Jun. 23, 2021 16:49 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Former Syracuse All-American lacrosse player Kayla Treanor has a job she's coveted since she graduated. The 27-year-old Treanor was named the third women's lacrosse coach in Syracuse program history on Wednesday, succeeding Gary Gait, who also...

Gretzky, Nets' Nash co-owners of new pro lacrosse team

Jun. 21, 2021 19:17 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The National Lacrosse League announced Monday that it's expanding to Las Vegas and hockey great Wayne Gretzky, Brooklyn Nets coach Steve Nash and team owner Joe Tsai and PGA star Dustin Johnson are co-owners of the new franchise. “We believe this...