• LPGA Commissioner Whan sees women's gains in game
    Reuters18 minutes ago

    LPGA Commissioner Whan sees women's gains in game

    By Larry Fine RANCHO MIRAGE, California (Reuters) - Golf is getting younger, more global and more female, all to the delight of LPGA Commissioner Mike Whan. Rather than cringe at the Asian dominance of the largely U.S. tour a decade ago, Whan embraced the global appeal of the game and now revels in

  • Pepperdine promotes DeLisha Milton-Jones to head coach
    The Associated Press2 hours ago

    Pepperdine promotes DeLisha Milton-Jones to head coach

    MALIBU, Calif. (AP) -- Pepperdine has promoted DeLisha Milton-Jones to be the head coach of the women's basketball team, the school announced Wednesday.

  • US women's hockey agreement could have far-reaching impact
    The Associated Press2 hours ago

    US women's hockey agreement could have far-reaching impact

    Cammi Granato's biggest victory in hockey came 12 years after she retired. When USA Hockey and the women's national team agreed to a contract Tuesday night that ended a wage dispute, Granato couldn't put her happiness into words. The Hockey Hall of Famer and her teammates staged a similar

  • Figure skating: Medvedeva on track to emulate Kwan
    Reuters4 hours ago

    Figure skating: Medvedeva on track to emulate Kwan

    By Pritha Sarkar HELSINKI (Reuters) - A nerveless and haunting short program by Evgenia Medvedeva kept the Russian teenager on track to become the first skater since American Michelle Kwan in 2001 to win back-to-back women's titles at the world championships on Wednesday. While Medvedeva was the