Squash Equipment – The Ultimate Beginners’ Guide

squash equipment

Squash is a kind of racket sport. It is played, either in singles, by two players or in doubles, by four players. The ball sport is played in a court called squash court. The court has a playing surface that is surrounded by four walls. The general mode of playing squash involves a player serving…


US Wins Women’s World Cup

US Wins Women’s World Cup

The US Women’s National Team ended a 16 year slump last night in the FIFA Women’s World Cup final. The US defeated Japan 5-2 to win the 2015 Women’s World Cup, their first since 1999. The win gave the US women three World Cup wins, the most of any nation. The US came out strong,…


Ken Stabler Dead At 69

Ken Stabler

Former Alabama and NFL quarterback Ken Stabler has passed away. Stabler died Wednesday, surrounded by family, after a battle with colon cancer. He was 69 at the time of his passing. Stabler leaves behind three daughters. Stabler was born in Foley, Alabama. Nicknamed “the Snake” by his coach, Stabler had a standout career at Foley…


NBA Free Agency Begins

NBA

The first day of NBA free agency has been a frenzy. A number of deals have been agreed to, but the biggest prize of the year, LaMarcus Aldridge, is still available. Thus far, most of the big names on the market have opted to stay in place and take the larger contracts their teams can…


Golden State Warriors Win NBA Title

Golden State Warriors

The Golden State Warriors closed out the NBA Finals last night with a 105-97 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers to win their first NBA title in 40 years. The win capped a sensational season for the Warriors which saw them win 67 games and net the regular season MVP for point guard Steph Curry. The…


Reebok Bringing Spartan Race To Saraland

Reebok Bringing Spartan Race

Local athletes will have a chance to test their limits this fall, as Reebok is bringing the Spartan Race to Saraland. The event, called the Alabama Super, will occur on October 17th, featuring over 20 obstacles and 30 elevation changes. The course is over 8 miles long. Registration pricing starts at $95 for an afternoon…


Patriots Beat Seahawks In Thrilling Super Bowl Victory

New England Patriots

The New England Patriots won Super Bowl XLIX in stunning fashion last night, ripping victory from the jaws of defeat. It was the fourth Super Bowl win for the Patriots, as well as the fourth for MVP Tom Brady and head coach Bill Belichick. This fourth championship came ten years after the Pats won 3…


College Football Power Rankings Week 15

Florida State Seminoles

Championship weekend ended with few surprises, as most of the favored teams won their games. The playoff selection committee now has their hands full, as there are a couple of teams vying for that last playoff spot. By winning their conferences, Florida State, Alabama, and Oregon are virtually guaranteed a spot in college football’s first…