He began to lift weights while his Japanese American family was held in a detention camp during World War II.
Ethiopians dominated the 120th edition of the Boston Marathon.
Several Pennsylvania wrestlers bow out at Olympic trials in Iowa City, Iowa, ... some for a final time.
Nittany Lion Wrestling Club’s Frank Molinaro has a shot to qualify for the Olympics after winning the Olympic Team Trials at 65 kilograms.
Coleman Scott and Jake Hebert are looking to return to the Olympic stage.
Three local runners to compete Saturday in U.S. Olympic team trials for the marathon.
Buy your tickets and talk some smack: 2016 figures to be a busy, exciting year in sports. Here’s what you should know about what’s ahead.
The former Olympian will now have to go back to court for resentencing for the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
The accusations, detailed in a 323-page report, said Russian officials directed labs to hide telltale signs of performance-enhancing drugs.
The commission recommended that WADA immediately declare the Russian federation "non-compliant" with the global anti-doping code.
David Angle told police the couple had a dispute and he kneeled on his wife’s chest and pulled her arms.
Former Olympians and national champions will skate at Robert Morris Island Sports Center for the collegiate national championship.
Katie Ledecky allied to win the 200-meter freestyle at the world championships, beating a stellar field that included Missy Franklin.
The governing body of world rowing said it will ask for viral testing at the rowing venue, and it expects other water sports to follow.
Mayor Marty Walsh’s decision was a harsh blow to the city’s chances for the Summer Games.
Tika Hemingway has two more major events to go before solidifying her spot on Team USA.
After winning two NCAA swimming titles, Leah Smith will spend the next year competing for a chance to represent Team USA in Rio de Janeiro.
The Findlay sporting goods company will get Olympic-level expertise in selling its equipment, while athletes get flexibility in scheduling
For as stellar an athlete as she is on a volleyball court, the Dapper Dan Sportswoman of the Year is an even better leader and winner.
Gone are the days of a "perfect 10" in gymnastics, replaced by a more detailed, accurate system that combines difficulty and execution.
Alice Coachman her pathbreaking athletic career running on the dirt roads of Georgia.
The Olympic future of baseball and softball remains unclear despite a push to have the sports return in the 2020 Olympics.
A transformed nation successfully hosting the games amid political, security, and weather concerns in subtropical Sochi.
Team captain Sidney Crosby and fellow Penguin Chris Kunitz scored as the Canadians won gold for the third time in the past four Olympics.
Sidney Crosby and Team Canada have more than just gold-medal hopes on the line today against Sweden -- they have the pride of a country.
Dan Bylsma grimaced. Coaching Team USA these past two weeks had been the greatest honor of his career. Now it was over.
The Americans, who had scored 20 goals in their four victories, could not generate enough quality scoring chances Friday to beat Canada.
Friday brought disappointment for Finland and Penguins Olli Maatta and Jussi Jokinen, but they held their own in Sochi and can still medal.
The Americans, who had scored 20 goals in their four victories, could not generate enough quality scoring chances on the power play or at
Four years ago, Dan Bylsma was a frustrated fan like everyone else; now he is the coach of Team USA and looking to knock off the Canadians.
Adelina Sotnikova, 17, wins back the hearts of her country, but some contestants question the final results.
Canada trailed 2-0 before Brianne Jenner and Marie-Philip Poulin scored with 3:26 left in regulation; Poulin added the overtime game-winner.
Russia’s flop in Olympic hockey was right up novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s alley.
Pittsburgh native Lauryn Williams made history in Sochi, Russia, this month as a member of the U.S. women's bobsled team.
With a bobsled silver in Sochi, Beaver County's Lauryn Williams becomes the fifth athlete to medal in Winter and Summer Games.
Canada put shots by the dozens on Kristers Gudlevskis, and Latvia's kid goalie stopped nearly everything in a sensational performance.
The Russians dutifully shook the Finns' hands and skated to the center of a rink built to showcase their return to Olympic hockey dominance.
The U.S. will play Canada on Friday for a spot in the gold-medal game. The Canadians beat Latvia 2-1.
Canadian fans light up Twitter with news that pointless Kunitz is returning to Crosby’s line for the quarterfinals, which begin at noon EST.
Former sprinter from Rochester High School has Americans’ top boblsed in first after two runs in Winter Games.
Meryl Davis and Charlie White won the gold medal in ice dance Monday, the first Olympic title in the event for the United States.
Sochi won't be remembered as Miller's best Games, but a record-breaking medal allows him to reflect on his connection to his late brother.
Behind a hat trick from Phil Kessel, Team USA beat Slovenia 5-1 this afternoon and clinched a spot in Wednesday's quarterfinals.
Zbigniew Brodka knocked off American Shani Davis in the men's 1,500 meters, capturing Poland's first gold medal in Olympic speed skating.
Coach Dan Bylsma was listening to his gut, and it kept telling him to send in T.J. Oshie for the victory.
Penguins and now Team USA general manager Ray Shero has an uncanny appreciation for Russian hockey thanks to his late father, Fred.
It’s hard to contain a player as good as Evgeni Malkin, but Penguins defensemen Brooks Orpik and Paul Martin have a head start for Team USA.
The Penguins defenseman is soaking up the Olympics on and, perhaps even more so, off the ice.
The stage is set for Saturday's clash between the United States and Russia in men’s hockey at the Winter Games.
The Americans made it seem like they've been playing on the wider international ice surface their entire lives.