UIL State Track & Field Championships Recap: Class 6A, 1A Saturday
Reagan senior Jasmine Montgomery stuns with two individual event wins, and Knippa senior Christian Rattler stuck gold in the 400 meter run, as Class 1A and 6A athletes from the greater San Antonio area competed on Saturday night in the final session of this year’s UIL State Track & Field Championships.
Boerne ISD Athletic Director Stan Leech named one of UIL’s top 20 coaches in history
Leech, a former Boerne and Champion head boys basketball coach and current Boerne ISD Athletic Director, has been named one of the greatest basketball coaches in the history of the University Interscholastic League (UIL). East Central head coach Stan Bonewitz was also recognized on the list. The UIL unveiled the top 20 coaches on their 100 Greatest Coaches list in celebration of 100 years of UIL Texas high school basketball. Coach Leech was the head boys’ basketball coach at Boerne High School for twenty-two seasons and the head boys’ basketball coach at Champion High School for ten seasons prior to retiring from coaching in 2018. Ad“I am truly humbled and honored to be named to this prestigious list by the UIL,” Coach Leech said.
Naomi Osaka becomes co-owner of women's soccer team North Carolina Courage
Tennis superstar Naomi Osaka just became a part owner of National Women's Soccer League team the North Carolina Courage, the team announced Thursday. The 23-year-old said the support she's had in her career from women inspired her decision to invest in the Courage. Osaka is the first investor in the Courage since team chairman Steve Malik acquired and relocated them to North Carolina in 2017, according to a news release. Both the Courage and Osaka have been recently successful in their respective sports. Osaka won the U.S. Open in 2018 and 2020 and the Australian Open in 2019.cbsnews.com
The '90s revival is dead for retail, leaving some stock winners and losers: Jefferies
(Credit: NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)The '90s fashion revival has past its peak. This revival of 1990s consumer tastes put certain brands like Fila and Supreme in the spotlight. The firm sees Zumiez, Guess and Under Armour as stocks that can rally from the death of the decade. Melodie Jeng | Getty ImagesDemand for street-wear and retro brands is slowing, the firm said. Jefferies also said VFC, parent company of shoe retailer Vans, is showing "durability" during the downfall of the '90s craze.cnbc.com
BGC Game of the Week Preview: Wagner vs Veterans Memorial
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Veterans Memorial’s first season of play at the varsity level has been a dream. After losing the first two games of the season to Floresville and Champion, the Patriots have run the table in District 13-5A with six straight wins. They’ve done it with a balanced attack, amassing more than 1,200 yards on the ground and 931 yards in the air. Now, the Patriots prepare for a showdown against perennial powerhouse Wagner with a chance to clinch their first-ever district title. But since that game, the Thunderbirds have reeled off seven straight wins by averaging 66.5 points per game, compiling over 3,200 yards on the ground.
Floyd Mayweather on Clippers, Donald Sterling and race
Floyd Mayweather on Clippers, Donald Sterling and race Champion boxer Floyd Mayweather speaks with CBS News' Alexander Trowbridge about his plans to bid on the Los Angeles Clippers, comments made by team owner Donald Sterling, and the role race still plays in and outside of sports.cbsnews.com