Five-time British Open champion Peter Thomson dies aged 88

By DENNIS PASSA AP Sports Writer Hailed as a hero to some and as golf royalty to others, Peter Thomson, a five-time winner of the British...

The all-time NBA draft — the best pick from every slot

By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer There’s a definitive answer every year to the question of who is No. 1 in the NBA draft. But who is...

Senegal beats Poland 2-1, 1st African win at World Cup

By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer MOSCOW (AP) — Senegal midfielder Mbaye Niang saw the signal from the referee to re-enter following treatment for an injury...

Volgograd provides proper perspective at World Cup

By PAN PYLAS Associated Press VOLGOGRAD, Russia (AP) — Nearly 60 years since it changed its name to Volgograd, the Russian city once called Stalingrad and...

Southern Wells plans public ‘combine’ session Thursday

Southern Wells football team will have its first-ever Raider Combine at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 21, at Carnes Field ...

Farm League, Junior League hold all-star contests at Roush Park

Wells County Baseball’s Farm League and Junior League held their all-star games Saturday evening at Roush Park. In the game for 9-year-olds, the American League...

Bauer, Indians defeat the skidding White Sox 6-2

By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Trevor Bauer turned from pitcher to politician to prize fighter. If the weather was going to finish...

It’s Koepka, on the double

Defending U.S. Open champion repeats the feat on a completely different course By BARRY WILNER AP  Sports Writer SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — For a guy who has...

Interview’s still critical in NBA draft process

By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer CHICAGO (AP) — The elevator stopped at the 16th floor of the swanky hotel, and after a few nervous steps...

Mexico pulls a surprise at World Cup

Defending champion Germany is defeated in first-round game 1-0 By JAMES ELLINGWORTH AP Sports Writer MOSCOW (AP) — Defending World Cup champions have been finding it hard...