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Germany beats USA in FIVB Beach Volleyball Championship

Germany has defeated the United States to win the gold medal in the 2017 FIVB World Championships in Vienna, Austria. Germany was represented by Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst, who captured their third Beach Volleyball major championship since partnering in 2013. Settling for silver was Lauren Fendrick and April Ross. The championship matchup was somewhat unexpected as Germany entered the ...

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Injury Sidelines A’ja Wilson For Team USA

Joe Cook, wltx 8:45 PM. EDT August 05, 2017 A’ja Wilson (Photo: Getty Images) COLUMBIA, SC – Some unfortunate news for USC senior A’ja Wilson. After being named to her fourth USA basketball team Wilson is sidelined with a groin strain injury.    This evening she was ruled out of competition for the rest of the month and will miss ...

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Living boundless: Miss Wheelchair USA – WECT-TV6

Living boundless: Miss Wheelchair USAWECT-TV6Madeline Delp won the national pageant in Ohio last week and made her first public appearance since being crowned Miss Wheelchair USA at the Life Rolls on Surfing event at Carolina Beach. Delp was paralyzed from the waist down when she was 10 years …

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Women’s Basketball: Linnae Harper added to USA Basketball Women’s Under-23 National Team roster

Ohio State then-redshirt junior Linnae Harper takes the ball up the court against Purdue in a Big Ten tournament semifinal game in Indianapolis. Credit: Ashley Nelson | Station Manager The USA Basketball Women’s Under-23 National Team added the second Buckeye to its roster when Ohio State redshirt senior guard Linnae Harper was selected as an injury replacement Saturday evening. Harper ...

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UHV student to compete for Miss Texas USA – Victoria Advocate

Viviana Yzquierdo, 19, University of Houston-Victoria sophomore golfer from Mont Belvieu, will compete in the Miss Texas USA pageant Sept. 3 at the Hilton Houston Post Oak Hotel. She is the daughter of Ricardo and Elsa Yzquierdo, of Mont Belvieu, and the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Juan Bernal, of Weslaco, and Mr. and Mrs. Jose Yzquierdo, of Mont Belvieu. ...

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Breaking down the 2017 Solheim Cup Team USA roster scenarios

KINGSBARNS, Scotland – No one envies Juli Inkster. One the one hand, she’s rich with options for Solheim Cup picks. But she also has to play the role of heartbreaker to half a dozen players this weekend. “I thought Germany was hard,” said Inkster. “Germany was easy compared to this.” Add in Jessica Korda’s questionable health and Inkster’s head must ...

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