Hempfield topples Emmaus, will play for PIAA Class 3A state volleyball gold crown – LancasterOnline

LancasterOnline Hempfield topples Emmaus, will play for PIAA Class 3A state volleyball gold crownLancasterOnlineREADING — If there were two things Hempfield’s boys’ volleyball team absolutely, positively had to do Wednesday night, longtime coach Mike Vogel said, it was defend and … Continue reading Hempfield topples Emmaus, will play for PIAA Class 3A state volleyball gold crown – LancasterOnline

World Championship: Mark Williams beats John Higgins to win third title

World Snooker Championship: Williams holds nerve to win pulsating final Mark Williams won his third World Championship – 15 years after his last – by holding off John Higgins’ stunning fightback in a classic Crucible final. Williams, 43, won 18-16 … Continue reading World Championship: Mark Williams beats John Higgins to win third title

Canadian figure skating great Patrick Chan ends accomplished career at 27

Three-time Olympian Patrick Chan, whose legendary figure skating skills and artistry on the ice have delighted Canadian fans over the past 10 years, might soon turn to his love of tennis, golf or skiing. The 27-year-old announced his retirement Monday. … Continue reading Canadian figure skating great Patrick Chan ends accomplished career at 27

For the love of curling or the love of money? Financial burden can weigh on elite curlers

TORONTO — Primetime TV spots, bright lights, life up in the air and in hotel rooms for about half the year — curlers are as close as it gets to being professional athletes these days. Except for the money. “If there … Continue reading For the love of curling or the love of money? Financial burden can weigh on elite curlers