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College baseball player aspires to be a major leaguer

College baseball player aspires to be a major leaguer

Sep. 26 | As young African American males think about playing professional sports, primarily football and basketball, there is a sport out there that is just as lucrative as those, but not very many Black males play — it’s baseball. Adrian Turner, a transplant...

Lynx rookie Peters off to a strong start

Lynx rookie Peters off to a strong start

Sep. 12 |   Devereaux Peters was drafted third overall in the 2012 WNBA Draft in April by the Minnesota Lynx. Despite being injury-prone, she’s proved herself ready to play thus far. At Notre Dame, Peters had two knee injuries and three surgeries in...

Lynx aggressively defend their championship

Lynx aggressively defend their championship

Jul. 11 |   Photos by Sophia Hantzes Is there a dynasty in the making? By Sheri Crockett Contributing Writer   The Minnesota Lynx started this year on a 14-game winning streak, dating back to the Western Conference semifinals last year. This year’s...

High school hoops star grows up to coach, write about, play his sport

High school hoops star grows up to coach, write about, play his sport

Jun. 27 |       Travis Bledsoe also wants to give back to basketball-loving Native American youth on reservations     By Sheri Crockett Contributing Writer Travis Bledsoe and I met at a Caribou Coffee Shop in Brooklyn Park....

Living the dream…just in a different way

Living the dream…just in a different way

Jun. 13 |       This column introduces new MSR sports columnist Sheri Crockett, who promises to bring a new dimension of excitement to the best Black sports-writing team in America.    By Sheri Crockett Contributing Writer   Has...