- Minnesota gives Pitino $400K annual raise, 2-year extension Updated: Aug-25-15 9:11 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota has finalized a two-year contract extension for coach Richard Pitino through the 2020-21 season, including a $400,000 raise.
- Softball coaches' ex-treasurer charged with embezzlement Updated: Aug-22-15 3:49 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - State police say a former treasurer of the Rhode Island Fast Pitch Softball Coaches Association has been charged with embezzling from the organization.
- Mayor: Celebration set for Warwick Little League team Updated: Aug-21-15 10:06 am
WARWICK, Rhode Island - Warwick is getting ready to celebrate a group of local girls who made it all the way to the Little League World Series championship game.
- North Carolina beats Rhode Island 4-2 for softball title Updated: Aug-19-15 11:08 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Ellen Yang had an RBI single to kick off a four-run first inning and Rowan, North Carolina, beat Warwick North, Rhode Island, 4-2 on Wednesday night in the championship game of the Little League Softball World Series.
- Butler softball players hospitalized after workouts Updated: Aug-18-15 3:35 pm
WICHITA, Kansas - Six Butler Community College softball players were sent to the hospital with extreme muscle soreness after workouts.
- Pine River's Goodman makes comeback from frightening injury Updated: Aug-17-15 8:30 am
LEROY, Michigan - KayLee Goodman doesn't remember the exact date she heard the good news.
- Palomino leads USA past Japan 8-1 for junior world title Updated: Aug-16-15 12:06 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - Even as the United States' players were being awarded gold medals, their minds were elsewhere.
- Hopes high for karate's inclusion for 2020 Tokyo Olympics Updated: Aug-14-15 4:27 am
TOKYO - After 17 years of intensive training, Japanese university karate champion Emiko Kawasaki may be about to realize her lifelong dream and have a chance to compete at the Olympics.
- Probe clears coaches after softball player's complaint Updated: Aug-11-15 11:38 am
EAST LANSING, Michigan - An internal Michigan State University investigation has cleared two coaches of any wrongdoing after a former player said one of them intentionally hit her with balls.
- Missoula team wins Senior League Softball World Series Updated: Aug-10-15 10:32 am
MISSOULA, Montana - The Garden City Softball team won the 2015 Senior Softball World Series in Delaware over the weekend.
- Oh pitches baseball; 8 sports bid for spot at 2020 Olympics Updated: Aug-07-15 4:23 am
TOKYO - Baseball called on Japanese home run king Sadaharu Oh, and karate used a live demonstration as eight sports made their case on Friday to be included in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
- Chickasaw Nation dance troupe to open softball championship Updated: Aug-07-15 3:12 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Chickasaw Nation's dance troupe will perform during opening ceremonies at the 11th Junior Softball World Championship in Oklahoma City.