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HBCU Grad Headed to Olympics in Rio

The joy is still difficult for her to convey, but Coppin State University alum Christina Epps is on her way to Rio to compete in the 2016 Summer Olympics.

The Williams Sisters Reign Supreme

Serena Williams reclaimed her position of dominance in women's tennis last weekend after taking the Wimbledon singles title in straight sets over Germany’s Angelique Kerber. Hours later she teamed up with older sister Venus Williams to easily snag their sixth ...

D.C. Divas Advance to Championship Game

For the first time in team history, the D.C. Divas have won back-to-back conference championships. More importantly, the Divas now have one shot at an even bigger back-to-back accomplishment.

Serena Wins Wimbledon, Ties Graf's Slam Record

Serena Williams won her seventh Wimbledon title Saturday, defeating German Angelique Kerber 7-5, 6-3 on Centre Court to capture her 22nd major title.

Four Nationals Named to NL All-Star Team

Four Washington Nationals players were named 2016 Major League All-Stars this week.

Nats Stronger Than Last Year as Break Nears

At the midpoint of the 2016 season, the Washington Nationals sit atop the National League East and possess one of the best records in baseball. The team is on pace to win 100 games and the division, but are they ...

Divas Top Passion to Advance to Conference Championship

Just in case there was ever any confusion, the D.C. Divas made a definitive statement Saturday night: the champs are here.

LeBron, Cleveland Win NBA Title, Vanquish Curry, Warriors

LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the city of Cleveland as a whole exorcised a lifetime's worth of demons Sunday night, winning game 7 of the NBA finals, 93-89, over the Golden State Warriors on the road to capture the ...

Mission Excellence Wins 10u Baseball Championship

The Mission Excellence used an all-rookie team to win the Metropolitan Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth 10u Youth Baseball championship this week.

Redskins' Training Camp Offers Perks, Attractions for Visitors

The Washington Redskins announced a series of new initiatives to enhance the experience for local families and travelers headed to training camp 2016 at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center in Richmond, Virginia.

Henry Jones Still 'Discombobulating' After 28 Years, Too Loud to Be Silenced

Henry "Discombobulating" Jones is like many of the fighters that he introduces as ring announcer for boxing cards in the District of Columbia — he pulls no punches.

BFA Knocks Off Bump-n-Run at Goodman League

The Goodman League tipped off its 40th annual summer streetball classic last week, and no time was wasted matching up champions and contenders "inside the gates."

SPORTS BRIEFS: Deal Sweeps DCIAA Soccer Championships

Seventh-grader Zara Kovner blocked all but one attempt Oyster-Adams made on goal to help lead Alice Deal to a 7-1 win and claim the DCIAA middle school soccer championship Thursday at McKinley Tech SHS.

Muhammad Ali Laid To Rest

A 19-mile procession through the streets of his hometown and a funeral fit for a king proved a fitting farewell to The Greatest.

Muhammad Ali Eulogized as a Hero in Hometown of Louisville

Thousands of people gathered Friday in Louisville to pay their final respects to Muhammad Ali, remembering the iconic sports hero as a symbol of America.

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